Posts tagged "Mustang"

Classic cars in @instagram

I know this isn’t strictly a Chicago-related post, but I have to think classic cars transcend geographic boundaries. My visit with my parents in Lakeland, Fla., last weekend coincided with the town’s annual car show, The Lake Mirror Classic. This is one of the best auto shows I’ve ever seen, set against the backdrop of... Read more »

Do you have an inner Mustang?

I love sharing a good car commercial, and this is one of my current faves. The best part is the end with the little girl in the pink ballerina outfit. Yep, everyone has an inner Mustang. … Especially if it’s a 2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, which comes out this summer. Sigh.

Chicago Auto Show: 2013 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Convertible

Today at the Chicago Auto Show, Ford launched their 2013 Mustang Shelby GT500 Convertible … which coincides with the 20th anniversary of the SVT. I managed to get a video of the launch … and I apologize in advance that it’s vertical. I’ll do better next time I promise.  

Does safe = boring?

2010 Toyota Camry The answer is a resounding: Kind of. I was recently researching a story for my other life as editor in chief at Make It Better for the premiere issue of our magazine. It was about buying a safe car for your teen. So, I was looking at safety, reliability as well as... Read more »

Can a car get you a date?

Yes. I could end my blog entry there, but I’m thinking that you probably need a little more explanation than that. There are cars out there that are meccas for the male mind. Cars that women look at and roll their eyes over. Muscle cars that are more brawn than beauty. But, I’m here to... Read more »