Congrats on getting the right gen. I always thought that the face-lifted bersion with the enormous chrome grille looked silly. It’s actually quite hard to distinguish yours from the current gen. To be honest I always thought you got the new one, until I read this review. » 4/26/15 3:08pm Yesterday 3:08pm

Halogen vapour lights which are pretty popular with street lighting do that. They give off light (sort of) but they poorly display colours. Ages ago the badge from a fire-engine red Mazda wagon my family owned got nicked and when parking badly under this lighting, they got a ticket for an orange Nissan. No need to pay… » 4/23/15 5:16pm Thursday 5:16pm

Woooohoooo! BBC to air the three TG episodes!

According to “Der Spiegel” the BBC is going to air the last three Top Gear episodes with HamMaySon this summer. A spokesperson for the BBC said that nobody wants to hide the material that was already filmed from the viewers. » 4/22/15 7:10am Wednesday 7:10am

I sometimes do that for fun, or so. Y/T comments or the comments sections of political articles. Read this stuff for more than 10 minutes and you can actually feel your IQ going down. Still, it has to be done from time to time to remind yourself that these people are out there. Some of them may even drive vehicles.… » 4/19/15 3:03pm 4/19/15 3:03pm

fun fact: They were outlawed by German courts a few weeks ago. Other roadusers privacy rights and so on. So we are back at honking and yelling at idiots instead of stealthily filming them and shaming them on the internet. » 4/14/15 3:38pm 4/14/15 3:38pm

They are actually pretty lenient when it comes to engine swaps compared to some other mods. If the build quality is o.k. and you follow the rule "bigger engine = bigger brakes" the sky is the limit. There are much more specific rules on stance/wheel sizes/clearances and body kits etc... » 4/13/15 2:10pm 4/13/15 2:10pm