Will the Formula E Driverless Roborace Series Be Successful? Or is it too soon? https://t.co/36t3YXTeF7
— Alex Roy 144 (@AlexRoy144) November 28, 2015
I MUST be Nostradamus over here, because Formula E just announced Roborace, the first driverless racing series pitting autonomous cars head-to-head. I suggested precisely this in my first article about the coming Autonomotive Singularity. I’m absolutely convinced this is the future. Maybe not the ONLY future for racing, but something that will evolve to become a significant part of it. Why? Continue reading
Las Vegas. Budapest. Bangkok. A party hosted by Rocco Siffredi or Charlie Sheen. These are just a few of the places you should never go without a plan—or at least some protection. And yet there are those who do. You don’t need to be Nostradamus to know this is really, really dumb. For most, the worst consequence is a hangover. For some, a visit to the doctor. For an unlucky few, the hospital.
Read the full story over at The Drive.
I’m truly grateful for everything I have.
Does the 2016 Toyota Prius look like it was sketched on shattered glass?
— Alex Roy 144 (@AlexRoy144) November 25, 2015
For the public, is #Dieselgate over?
— Alex Roy 144 (@AlexRoy144) November 24, 2015
Despite the flurry of increasingly bad news, I can’t stop thinking that the car buying public doesn’t know or doesn’t care about DieselGate. OK. Maybe they care a little. But not really. I’m starting to think that this too shall pass.
What say you?
To the a**hole who stole the winter gloves & goggles out of my Morgan on Central Park South while I was having birthday dinner with my mom… Continue reading
The first video is up from the Morgan 3-Wheeler Cannonball Run Record, which shows some behind the scenes prep as well as interviews with mechanics George Mayer of Spot 44 & Amber Blonigan of GI Automotive.
Much, much more video is coming…
Here’s an interesting story from Gawker about how “Cops Took More Property From Americans Than Burglars Did Last Year.” If you’re a car guy, the first question has to be… Continue reading
By now you’re probably aware of the most foolhardy cross-country driving record since Erwin “Cannonball” Baker first set out on a motorcycle 100+ years ago. Yes, I’m referring to 41 hour, 49 minute we miraculously completed in my Morgan 3-wheeler. If you haven’t read the full story… Continue reading