The Truth About Cars » Family http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 04 Feb 2016 19:30:15 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Family http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Bark’s Bites: In the End, It’s the Miles That Matter http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/barks-bites-end-miles-matter/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/barks-bites-end-miles-matter/#comments Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:00:40 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1246074 My cruise was set at 68 mph. For my very last drive in my Boss 302, not only was I driving on a relatively straight and flatter-than-Taylor-Swift interstate, I wasn’t even doing the posted speed limit. It was a stark contrast to the way I had spent the previous forty-two months in the Recaro driver’s seat […]

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My cruise was set at 68 mph. For my very last drive in my Boss 302, not only was I driving on a relatively straight and flatter-than-Taylor-Swift interstate, I wasn’t even doing the posted speed limit. It was a stark contrast to the way I had spent the previous forty-two months in the Recaro driver’s seat […]

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An Unexpected Lesson: Making the Long Trip Home http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/an-unexpected-lesson-making-the-long-trip-home/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/09/an-unexpected-lesson-making-the-long-trip-home/#comments Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:00:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1158466 In addition to advice about the long-term benefits of wearing sunscreen, the world’s most famous commencement address included this bit of wisdom: “The real troubles in your life are apt to be the things that never crossed your worried mind, the kind that blindside you at 4 p.m. on some idle Tuesday.” And so it […]

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In addition to advice about the long-term benefits of wearing sunscreen, the world’s most famous commencement address included this bit of wisdom: “The real troubles in your life are apt to be the things that never crossed your worried mind, the kind that blindside you at 4 p.m. on some idle Tuesday.” And so it […]

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Piston Slap: The Express’ New Mission? (Part II) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/piston-slap-express-new-mission-part-ii/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/piston-slap-express-new-mission-part-ii/#comments Fri, 15 May 2015 12:11:17 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1067010   TTAC commentator Celebrity208 writes: Sajeev, here’s an update to an old Piston Slap that I wanted to share: overall I love my van. My wife and I have used it to keep visiting family together when touring DC (instead of using 3 cars we took one van). As I eluded to, we also used it […]

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  TTAC commentator Celebrity208 writes: Sajeev, here’s an update to an old Piston Slap that I wanted to share: overall I love my van. My wife and I have used it to keep visiting family together when touring DC (instead of using 3 cars we took one van). As I eluded to, we also used it […]

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Ur-Turn: Shopping For A Family Hauler http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/ur-turn-shopping-for-a-family-hauler/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/03/ur-turn-shopping-for-a-family-hauler/#comments Sun, 02 Mar 2014 14:00:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=758329 Reader Daniel Latini is a car guy and has a baby on the way. He’s looking for your advice on a new ride that can carry around his family. My wife is one of those generally temperate souls who has a few firecrackers strewn about her personality. New challenges can spark a little friction in […]

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Reader Daniel Latini is a car guy and has a baby on the way. He’s looking for your advice on a new ride that can carry around his family. My wife is one of those generally temperate souls who has a few firecrackers strewn about her personality. New challenges can spark a little friction in […]

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Piston Slap: Daddy’s Daily Driven Droptop? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/piston-slap-daddys-daily-driven-droptop/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/piston-slap-daddys-daily-driven-droptop/#comments Tue, 03 Dec 2013 13:44:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=668114 TTAC Commentator furhead writes: Sajeev, A while back I had written in with a question about which is the best wagon to get. The advice was great, but I didn’t follow any of it. We ended up with a 2005 Camry SE simply because it was too good of a deal to walk away from. […]

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TTAC Commentator furhead writes: Sajeev, A while back I had written in with a question about which is the best wagon to get. The advice was great, but I didn’t follow any of it. We ended up with a 2005 Camry SE simply because it was too good of a deal to walk away from. […]

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In Celebration of Fathers: Cars in the Blood http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/in-celebration-of-fathers-cars-in-the-blood/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/06/in-celebration-of-fathers-cars-in-the-blood/#comments Thu, 13 Jun 2013 13:12:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=477398 As I paused in the driveway and waited for the garage door to open, I felt an unexpected presence by my side. Unbeknownst to me, my six year old son had slipped the confines of his booster seat in the rearmost row and made his way forward past his sisters with surprising stealth. Now he […]

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As I paused in the driveway and waited for the garage door to open, I felt an unexpected presence by my side. Unbeknownst to me, my six year old son had slipped the confines of his booster seat in the rearmost row and made his way forward past his sisters with surprising stealth. Now he […]

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Sales Chart: The “Big Six” Midsize Sedans In 2010 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/sales-chart-the-big-six-midsize-sedans-in-2010/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/sales-chart-the-big-six-midsize-sedans-in-2010/#comments Fri, 02 Jul 2010 19:34:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=360146 These six sedans are the fleshy part of the American car market. Big-name D-segment sedans sell like crazy, and pretty much made Honda and Toyota what they are today. Their dominance of this segment, often called “Camccord” after their two best-sellers, remains unchecked as each has spent three months on top of the chart. But […]

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These six sedans are the fleshy part of the American car market. Big-name D-segment sedans sell like crazy, and pretty much made Honda and Toyota what they are today. Their dominance of this segment, often called “Camccord” after their two best-sellers, remains unchecked as each has spent three months on top of the chart. But […]

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