Best thing to do on Thursday is to go to Carmel and grab brunch on the main street around 10:30 AM and watch as all the cars that were driving since crack of dawn roll up and just park there for a bit. And right around 12:30, they roll out of there, and you can watch them drive then. All for free (well, the cost of… » 8/21/14 9:35pm 8/21/14 9:35pm

I was told recently (i think on our podcast by Jonny Lieberman, who had just returned from driving the 6x6) that all G-wagens, military, decontented work versions, standard Euro versions, all the way up to the AMG's are built on the same assembly line..... and that 70% of ALL OF THEM are AMG's. Built to order. » 8/14/14 3:25am 8/14/14 3:25am

Video: Rally North America is the Rally You Really Want to (and can!)…

As someone with some level of experience regarding the "high profile" rallies, I can say definitively that I have no desire whatsoever to do a high-profile rally anymore. They reek of wretched excess and sketchy driving, and leave your license in tatters. So this year, when Rally North America invited us along,… » 8/13/14 12:20pm 8/13/14 12:20pm

Anyone who listens to the TST Podcast knows that registering my Delorean has been an absolute nightmare, and the nightmare started because there was no title, the car had a lien, and the lienholder went out of business (thus satisfying the lien, sort of). The nightmare has continued because the California DMV system… » 8/08/14 6:20pm 8/08/14 6:20pm

I'm in Portland right now and was at the track all day. It was pissing rain there for hours straight, and there were 3-4" deep puddles of standing water all over. Everyone out there was utterly soaked and my whole video is me drifting at like 25 mph with 100 mph wheelspin because of how shit the conditions were.… » 7/23/14 9:15pm 7/23/14 9:15pm