Archive for May 2013

Psst, Pass It Along - 2013 Spontaneous Track Days - at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, IL

Psst, Pass It Along - 2013 Spontaneous Track Days - at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, IL
Yesterday we, here at “Drive…He Said,” came across a stupendous offer to “push the pedal to the metal” on a real road racing course just an hour’s drive from downtown Chicago. Team Stradale is sponsoring a full day at the track just for $250… if you bring your own sporty car. Class-room instruction time included.... Read more »

2013 Volvo S60 T5 AWD and 2013 Audi A4 Quattro - For This Driving Dimension - Review / Comparison

Belles of the AWD compact luxury sport sedan ball. (Top to Bottom): The 2013 Audi A4 2.0 Quattro and the 2013 Volvo S60 T5 AWD.
In another dimension drivers are as capable as a space-shuttle orbiter pilot.  Roads are dry as a bone. The only congestion on them is for those who have the sniffles. Occupants are light as feathers. Heavy cargo: there isn’t any. There the conventional wisdom of rear-wheel drive for optimal vehicle control works just fine. Reality... Read more »