Mother Proof's view

January 16, 2008

I love car names that make sense. Give a car a name that reflects its personality, and I remember the car. Give a car a number, and I’m guaranteed to mix it up with all the rest of them. The ... Read More
Mother Proof's view

December 4, 2007

Due to mechanical difficulties, my husband and I had to make a last-minute change in plans in order to drive a fresh little convertible on the day of our wedding. With hours to go, my then-fiance ... Read More
Orlando Sentinel's view

November 18, 2007

I have a heap of respect for finely tuned four-, six-, 10- and 12-cylinder performance engines, and even a passing appreciation for the handful of odd-duck three- and five-cylinders out there. But ... Read More
Mother Proof's view

November 1, 2007

My kids keep me on the move. If I’m not running upstairs to investigate suspiciously silent moments, then I’m surely flying downstairs to keep them from jumping over baskets of clean, f... Read More
Mother Proof's view

By Sara Lacey on October 30, 2007

All I heard while the Z4 M coupe was parked in my driveway was, “That is NOT a family car!” No one’s trying to make you believe otherwise, people. What was parked in my driveway w... Read More
Star-Telegram.com's view

October 26, 2007

One of the biggest challenges in this new world of high fuel prices is how to haul an entire family of seven without using a giant vehicle that drinks gas faster than you can afford to pump it? No... Read More
Our view: 2007 Volkswagen Jetta

By Kelsey Mays on October 22, 2007

When it comes to rolling out special editions of existing cars, Volkswagen is giving Chrysler (think PT Cruiser) a run for its money. The Fahrenheit GLI is one of five special VWs on the market thi... Read More
washingtonpost.com's view

October 21, 2007

I was introduced to Maserati at a particularly bad time in the company’s often troubled history. It was 1989, the year Maserati joined Chrysler to launch the Chrysler TC by Maserati. It was ... Read More
Orlando Sentinel's view

October 20, 2007

I suppose you can’t blame Jeep for wanting to make hay while the sun shines. After years of being limited to only a few models, we now have the Jeep Commander, Jeep Compass, Jeep Grand Cherok... Read More
AZCentral.com's view

October 18, 2007

Most automotive niches are crowded places these days, especially with the rush to build crossover variations of every kind of SUV and station wagon. The compact-minivan segment has a population of ... Read More