Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA

Updated Jul 14, 2014 at 11:52 AM

As everyone may know by now, the Mustang, the true pony car, turned 50 this year. Ford has tried hard to whip up the same enthusiasm that greeted the original, but that’s just not possible. America collectively went nuts, back in 1964, for the Mustang. Analysts say that by then we had shaken off the last traces of WWII angst and were bored numb with the bloated, top-heavy autos of the Eisenhower era. But we didn’t know that until the Mustang appeared, seemingly everywhere all at...

Posted Jul 14, 2014 at 2:01 AM

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Posted Jul 7, 2014 at 2:01 AM

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Updated Jun 30, 2014 at 11:13 AM

In every interesting new car, there’s a surprise. The biggest surprise (not the only one) in this second-generation, 2015-model-year Hyundai Genesis is that it handles so well — not just better than the old Genny, but also better than...

Posted Jun 30, 2014 at 2:01 AM

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Updated Jun 23, 2014 at 11:04 AM

Some years ago, thanks to a loss in her eyesight, my wife had to give up her beloved Toyota Camry and become the passenger-in-chief. Ever since, she’s wanted an “autonomous vehicle,” a car that can take her somewhere entirely on...

Posted Jun 23, 2014 at 2:01 AM

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Updated Jun 16, 2014 at 12:13 PM

Q: Greg, you did a column awhile ago on the “Two Lane Blacktop” ’55 Chevy and that it was the same one they used in “American Graffiti.” Can you give me that info again and even more if you have it? Cal D.,...

Updated Jun 16, 2014 at 11:03 AM

Everyone “knows” that German cars are pricey; it’s all that belt-and-suspenders engineering, and then the dollar always seems to be down against the mark or the euro or whatever it is they buy beer and bratwurst with over there.

Updated Jun 9, 2014 at 10:41 AM

Stepping from a Prius C, the smallest Toyota hybrid, directly into a Bentley Flying Spur is a surreal experience. It means going from a 1.5-liter engine with four cylinders (and electric motor) to a 6.0-liter with 12 cylinders (and two...

Updated Jun 2, 2014 at 11:50 AM

Q: Greg, I read with interest your article on Henry Leland, who was trained as a toolmaker at the Springfield Armory around the beginning of the Civil War. He was near retirement age at the turn of the century and by then a well respected engineer,...

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