Category Archives: Transportation

Car News: What Alternative?

A weekly look at all that sucks in the automobile world, and some good bits Can we do without cars? Should we not take to bicycles or walk? Of course not. Not all of us. How many seriously injured can … Continue reading

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Car News: Scotland’s Electric Car

  A weekly look at all that sucks in the automotive world, and some good bits This is the story of yet another Scottish pioneer whose genius went unrecognised, or at least undeveloped in his day, though not by his … Continue reading

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Car News: Boris’ Clatty Car

A weekly look at all that sucks in the automotive world, and some good bits The photographs of Boris the Boor’s clatty car – as shambolic as its owner, indeed, as his hair style – got me wondering if both … Continue reading

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Car News: Cycling Granny

A weekly look at all that sucks in the automotive world, plus some good bits A pleasant news story tops the bill this week – a revoltingly healthy and enterprising  grandmother is cycling the length of Britain in memory of … Continue reading

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Car News: Jaguar’s Hero

A weekly look at all that sucks in the auto industry, and some good bits Dumfries born Ian Callum CBE FRSE steps down from his 20 year post as Jaguar Cars chief designer. He was trained by the industrial design department of … Continue reading

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Car News: Driving Angry

A weekly look at what sucks in the world of automobiles, plus some good stuff Driving in a temper is not a good thing to do. I apologise for stating the bloody obvious. That confrontation with another driver, that argument … Continue reading

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Car News: Holiday Hires

A weekly guide to all that sucks in the auto industry, plus some good bits Readers will have their horror story of hiring a car when abroad. You find a long line at the airport desk waiting to fill in … Continue reading

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