On and Off the Car-Ousel
We got a new car. When I say new, I’m not referring to the age of the eight-seater station wagon adding to the general aesthetic of an overcrowded driveway, but the fact that we now own a car we did not own before.
This Week in Motorhead History: 109 Years in New York
This Week in Motorhead History: The Death of Ernie Kovacs
55 years ago, in the early morning hours of January 13, 1962, pioneering television comedian Ernie Kovacs crashed his car on rain-slick roads at the corner of Beverly Glen and Santa Monica Boulevards in Los Angeles. Driving alone, the 42-year-old Kovacs was killed as his car spun into a telephone pole.
The Lancer Gets Lanced
The Mitsubishi Lancer, is going the way of the dodo, too, a victim of the declining market for sedans in general, the ongoing growth in the market for SUVs and crossovers, and Mitsubishi’s own lackluster presence in the marketplace as a whole.
Mitsubishi has announced that production of the Lancer will cease in August.