My uncle had a W140 that he drove all through winter with Blizzaks. That car could do better than almost any 4wd on ice. Once again, the biggest thing that matters to traction, is the only thing that demands traction. » 12/16/14 1:06pm 12/16/14 1:06pm

Here is a really open ended question. How much should I expect off on a 2014 model at this time of year? I have been looking at Jetta Sportwagens and they are offering me around $2K off of 31K. With the new Golf Sportwagen coming out in 3 months I was a little disappointed with that number. What do you think I should… » 12/16/14 12:17pm 12/16/14 12:17pm

It's crazy, but I'm not. CP. I just feel that you can save $40K by going out and getting a 2015 M3 that has a hell of a lot less weight up front and handles better. Hell, you can save 10K by going out and getting a 2015 M5. Sure you lose the "one of a kind" status...but taking 2 cars and mashing them together does not… » 12/09/14 8:38am 12/09/14 8:38am

The 4wd Suzuki SX4 can return 30-mpgs??? Bullshit. I am lucky to get 25 driving like a grandma. Maybe if you go with the 2wd version. That said it is insanely fun on snow and it's relatively light weight means less of a chance for things to get out of hand. » 11/25/14 10:03am 11/25/14 10:03am

First off I have to say I love your articles and read them as soon as I see them posted. I've learned so much about Shady people. But, what if you sign a paper that says "no warranty expressed our implied.". Would that protect the seller from "facts" that were written in the ad? » 11/18/14 8:16pm 11/18/14 8:16pm