PBO’s engine whisperer Stu Davies ponders the not-so-silly question of why we need to change boat engine oil…
Why do we change our boat engine oil? A seemingly innocuous question I was asked a few months ago. Because we do? Because it’s dirty? Because the handbook says so? It got me thinking and to do some research because it’s not
Though interest in the Mini vehicles seems to have dwindled in recent years, the BMW Group sub-brand continues to produce cute, zippy cars. Some models are competitively priced, while others, like the Cooper series, fall within the above-average price range. The 2023 Mini Cooper S Convertible is the highest-priced model you can buy outside the lineup’s special editions. What does
Spotify introduced Car Thing to the world earlier in February. It launched at an $89.99 price tag in the US, and it promised to provide more control and freedom than using your smartphone while driving. The idea was good; it was fairly inexpensive, yet it failed to take off, and it’s now getting discontinued.
Summer is synonymous with beach trips, barbecues, and sun-soaked adventures. However, the scorching heat can take a toll on your vehicle. The extreme weather conditions, coupled with the residue from cooler months, can wreak havoc on your car. In Florida, where July and August are among the hottest months, maintaining your vehicle becomes paramount. A.O.K. Tire Mart understands the importance
BMW, the iconic German automaker renowned for its high-performance vehicles, has set its sights on a triumphant return to the world of endurance racing. With the unveiling of the BMW M Hybrid V8 race car, the company is gearing up to participate in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in 2024, marking a significant milestone in the brand’s storied racing
Mini probably isn’t the first automaker that comes to mind when you think of car camping, but don’t write it off just yet. The 2023 Mini Cooper S Countryman ALL4 Untamed Edition is designed to hit the great outdoors, and it looks great doing it. So, how exactly does this tiny crossover manage the task?
Every few years, students at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands develop some kind of amazing technology for cars. This year, the students didn’t want to just go green; in the words of Ruby Rhod, they wanted to go super green. They came up with the Zem, an EV that actually captures carbon as it travels.
In 1978, a legend was born in the automotive world, as the first-ever Toyota Supra made its debut, initially known as the Celica XX. While today’s Supra is celebrated for its speed, iconic status, and memorable appearances in the “Fast and Furious” franchise, it had humble beginnings. In its inaugural year, it shared the Japanese market with the Celica before