The Truth About Cars » Jamaica http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +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 » Jamaica http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Family Christmas Giveaway http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/family-christmas-giveaway/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/12/family-christmas-giveaway/#comments Thu, 24 Dec 2015 15:30:42 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1249649 ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through our house, no glittering tree was standing, no decorations hanging about. Not a creature was stirring… because we were in Jamaica, giving away our Christmas. We landed in Montego Bay just as the sun was setting. The steamy air was 30 degrees warmer than the air we’d […]

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‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through our house, no glittering tree was standing, no decorations hanging about. Not a creature was stirring… because we were in Jamaica, giving away our Christmas. We landed in Montego Bay just as the sun was setting. The steamy air was 30 degrees warmer than the air we’d […]

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TDI Troubles In The Land Of The Rising Sun http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/tdi-troubles-in-the-land-of-the-rising-sun/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/tdi-troubles-in-the-land-of-the-rising-sun/#comments Wed, 06 Mar 2013 13:11:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479921 The engine quit with a sudden un-dramatic snap, and the little Golf TDI began to slough off speed. Reflexively, I bumped the gearshift lever into neutral, flicked on my signal and began moving towards the left edge of the expressway. My exit was less than a mile away and, rather than stop alongside the highway, […]

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The engine quit with a sudden un-dramatic snap, and the little Golf TDI began to slough off speed. Reflexively, I bumped the gearshift lever into neutral, flicked on my signal and began moving towards the left edge of the expressway. My exit was less than a mile away and, rather than stop alongside the highway, […]

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Tyre Shredder! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/tyre-shredder/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/tyre-shredder/#comments Wed, 12 Jan 2011 06:00:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=380160 I saw some great right-hand-drive machinery on the streets of St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica, during my visit last week, but sometimes it’s the little details that really let you know you’re rolling in a strange foreign land. I’m reminded of the SEVERE TIRE DAMAGE signs we had at the Island Auto Movie drive-in theater, where […]

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I saw some great right-hand-drive machinery on the streets of St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica, during my visit last week, but sometimes it’s the little details that really let you know you’re rolling in a strange foreign land. I’m reminded of the SEVERE TIRE DAMAGE signs we had at the Island Auto Movie drive-in theater, where […]

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Massive Used Parts! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/massive-used-parts/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/massive-used-parts/#comments Sat, 08 Jan 2011 00:33:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=379866 I’m heading back to Denver tomorrow, but thought I would share a photo of the local junkyard here in St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica. Once I’m back in The Land Of Reliable Internet Access, I’ll get us caught up on the fascinating world of Weird Japanese Machinery We Don’t See In The USA. Soon come, mon!

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I’m heading back to Denver tomorrow, but thought I would share a photo of the local junkyard here in St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica. Once I’m back in The Land Of Reliable Internet Access, I’ll get us caught up on the fascinating world of Weird Japanese Machinery We Don’t See In The USA. Soon come, mon!

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Ratty’s Jamaican Muffler Shop and Bar: Fix It Up, Forget It! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/rattys-jamaican-muffler-shop-and-bar-fix-it-up-forget-it/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/01/rattys-jamaican-muffler-shop-and-bar-fix-it-up-forget-it/#comments Fri, 07 Jan 2011 02:00:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=379480 When the 24 Hours of LeMons HQ crew left the season-ending Miami race on New Year’s Day, we didn’t go back home. No, we got right on a plane to northern Jamaica for our corporate retreat! Of course, a LeMons corporate retreat means that we spend most of our time washing down curry goat, mannish […]

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When the 24 Hours of LeMons HQ crew left the season-ending Miami race on New Year’s Day, we didn’t go back home. No, we got right on a plane to northern Jamaica for our corporate retreat! Of course, a LeMons corporate retreat means that we spend most of our time washing down curry goat, mannish […]

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