The Truth About Cars » road and track http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:17:18 +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 » road and track http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com In Which An Editor Goes Car Shopping http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/editor-goes-car-shopping/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/editor-goes-car-shopping/#comments Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:00:04 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1151457 At virtually every other automotive outlet for whom I’ve worked, the communication between writer and reader has been a one-way street. I give advice. The reader listens. Whether the reader acts on that advice is completely unknown. Also, the reader never gives advice to the writer. Thankfully, TTAC is different and the Best & Brightest […]

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At virtually every other automotive outlet for whom I’ve worked, the communication between writer and reader has been a one-way street. I give advice. The reader listens. Whether the reader acts on that advice is completely unknown. Also, the reader never gives advice to the writer. Thankfully, TTAC is different and the Best & Brightest […]

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2015 Dodge Charger R/T Road and Track Review (With Video) http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/2015-dodge-charger-rt-road-track-review-video/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/2015-dodge-charger-rt-road-track-review-video/#comments Mon, 25 May 2015 11:18:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1071058 The first car I bought new was a 2000 Chrysler LHS. (I single handedly lowered the model’s average age demographic.) It was the very pinnacle of Chrysler’s Iacocca turn-around. It was large, competitive and made from Chrysler’s universal parts bin. Then Mercedes came on the scene promising to “synergize” product development with their luxury brand. The […]

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The first car I bought new was a 2000 Chrysler LHS. (I single handedly lowered the model’s average age demographic.) It was the very pinnacle of Chrysler’s Iacocca turn-around. It was large, competitive and made from Chrysler’s universal parts bin. Then Mercedes came on the scene promising to “synergize” product development with their luxury brand. The […]

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Housekeeping: Do You Want The “Director’s Cut”? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/housekeeping-do-you-want-the-directors-cut/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/housekeeping-do-you-want-the-directors-cut/#comments Sat, 22 Feb 2014 18:57:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=752209 At TTAC, I take it for granted that most of the B&B have more real-life experience and a better grasp on industry matters than I do. Sometimes, it can be detrimental.   When Road & Track asked me to do a guest post on the slow sales of the Scion FR-S and how it might impact the […]

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At TTAC, I take it for granted that most of the B&B have more real-life experience and a better grasp on industry matters than I do. Sometimes, it can be detrimental.   When Road & Track asked me to do a guest post on the slow sales of the Scion FR-S and how it might impact the […]

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The First-Ever Road&Track Performance Car Of The Year http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/the-first-ever-roadtrack-performance-car-of-the-year/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/the-first-ever-roadtrack-performance-car-of-the-year/#comments Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:18:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=651458 Thirteen cars, from the Ford Fiesta ST to the Ferrari F12berlinetta, met in Michigan two months ago for Road & Track‘s first “Performance Car Of The Year” shootout. Seven were eliminated around the “Motown Mile” concrete airport road course, one died an ignominious death in the hills of Ohio, three made it to the finals, […]

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Thirteen cars, from the Ford Fiesta ST to the Ferrari F12berlinetta, met in Michigan two months ago for Road & Track‘s first “Performance Car Of The Year” shootout. Seven were eliminated around the “Motown Mile” concrete airport road course, one died an ignominious death in the hills of Ohio, three made it to the finals, […]

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Four Legs Good, Two Legs Better! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/four-legs-good-two-legs-better/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/four-legs-good-two-legs-better/#comments Tue, 26 Feb 2013 15:31:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479148 I haven’t seen it yet — my only current magazine subscriptions are The Economist, Vintage Guitar, and Juggs — but I am reliably told that your humble author has two, count ’em, two articles in the newest issue of that well-beloved and august publication, Road&Track. TTAC readers are already comparing me to the Emperor Napoleon […]

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I haven’t seen it yet — my only current magazine subscriptions are The Economist, Vintage Guitar, and Juggs — but I am reliably told that your humble author has two, count ’em, two articles in the newest issue of that well-beloved and august publication, Road&Track. TTAC readers are already comparing me to the Emperor Napoleon […]

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Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Tesla Model S http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/never-mind-the-bollocks-heres-the-tesla-model-s/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/never-mind-the-bollocks-heres-the-tesla-model-s/#comments Tue, 26 Feb 2013 14:27:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=479076 If Elon Musk is still smarting about how much damage the New York Times has done to Tesla, the fledgling automaker can take comfort in the fact that the positive reviews are still pouring in. For example, take a look at this glowing write-up on the Model S from Road & Track’s Jason Cammisa. Although the Tesla’s […]

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If Elon Musk is still smarting about how much damage the New York Times has done to Tesla, the fledgling automaker can take comfort in the fact that the positive reviews are still pouring in. For example, take a look at this glowing write-up on the Model S from Road & Track’s Jason Cammisa. Although the Tesla’s […]

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