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Posts Tagged ‘BMW’

  • Banned: 7 Cars to Have Sex In

    Jun 27, 13 • New Cars, News, Publishing6 Comments
    Banned: 7 Cars to Have Sex In

    (Ed. Note: Apparently, a certain major search engine has a “family audience.” That audience is fine with front-page promotion of a “Red Band” trailer for an R-Rated movie in which Jason Statham graphically shatters a guy’s elbow (see below), but humorous allusions to sex in a car? Why, I never. Anyway, here’s the post, in ...

  • My Clunker Project: 1992 BMW E30 Convertible

    Jun 26, 13 • Car Lot Finds, Featured1 Comment
    My Clunker Project:  1992 BMW E30 Convertible

    My first encounter with anything BMW was back when I lived in Colorado around 1980. I had a repair shop at home but it was 95% based around Japanese cars. A family member called and asked if I could take a look at his friend’s ’75 BMW 530. Never afraid to take on something new, ...

  • We Want Your Best Hack Mechanic Story

    May 31, 13 • Contest, Publishing3 Comments
    We Want Your Best Hack Mechanic Story

    The nice folks at Bentley Publishing in Cambridge, Massachusetts sent along two copies of Roundel magazine contributor Rob Siegel’s new book Memoirs of a Hack Mechanic: How Fixing Broken BMWs Helped Make Me Whole. We’re going to give them both away. Here’s how...

  • Audience Participation Time: Official Winter Vehicle of New England

    Feb 9, 11 • Uncategorized4 Comments
    Audience Participation Time: Official Winter Vehicle of New England

    On Saturday, I’m headed to an undisclosed location to judge the New England Motor Press Association’s Official Winter Vehicle of New England awards. For the last decade, NEMPA has selected a number of vehicles in different classes, along with one vehicle selected as “Official Winter Vehicle of New England.” What I’d like to know from ...