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    Shell has new GF6 oils planned for 2017

    A buddy of mine Wayne Gerdes just posted this on his board. <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote:</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I was sitting in on a transportation sustainability seminar at the Shell Eco-marathon last week and was introduced to some very high end...
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    Mazda's new propriety 0W-20 GF-5 with Moly

    I thought you guys may want to read up on <a href="" target="_blank">Genuine Mazda 0W-20 GF-5 with Moly - Synthetic Engine Oil</a> Wayne Gerdes got some specs on this fuel saving oil from Mazda. Viscosity 0W20 Kinematic Viscosity at...
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    New Gun Reality Show

    Showtime is putting on a new reality show located in a gun shop. <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Showtime - Lock and Load</a>
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    0w20 SyntheticToyota Prius Factory fill

    I was on a Prius board and one of the posters put up his UOA. <img src="" align="left" alt="" />
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    Toyota 0W20 Synthetic

    I just bought a 2010 Toyota Prius and it requires 0W20, 5K OCI's. While perusing a Prius board I came across this post by Toyota marketing put up yesterday. I thought you guys would be interested in their comments on the oil. <div class="ubbcode-block"><div...
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    US Postal Service out of money Oct 1st

    USPS May Be Unable to Make Payroll in October and Retiree Health Plan Costs, Unions' Letter to White House Says July 19, 2009 On July 14, unions representing United States Postal Service (USPS) workers wrote the White House with "extreme urgency" asking for a meeting to address lack of funding...
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    Need help with Black car

    I have a black car with really nice paint. I use Liquid Glass on the car once a year. It is a garage queen that is only used on the highway for long trips. Problem is when I run my fingers over the car the paint feels like a very fine sand paper. It looks very nice when washed but I feel the...
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    Volvo being sold to China

    BEIJING, June 18 (UPI) -- Geely Automobile Holdings in China has agreed to a tentative deal to purchase Volvo Cars from Ford Motor Co., the China Daily reported Thursday. The paper cited other media reports which include Geely's plans to produce a new Volvo in the Guangzhou Province. The...
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    For the Steeler Fans

    Local Band from a small town about 30 miles north of Pittsburgh. BTW these kids are between 11-13 and can seriously rock. Crank up your speakers and enjoy the show. <a href="" target="_blank">The Pop Rocks Steeler Song</a>
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    Brand new 550 hp GT40 for around $100K

    Looking for a new toy? <a href="" target="_blank">Bloomberg</a>
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    Chrysler to Congress drop dead on our financials

    Chrysler Refuses To Give Congress Its Financials Chrysler would like several billion dollars as a part of the initial car company bailout and says that it is close to bankruptcy. In an essay at Bloomberg. Jonathan Weil points out that the firm refuses to give Congress its financial statements...
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    Nascar has big money problems?

    Seeing 43 cars lined up for a race may be a rarity come next year. <a href="" target="_blank">Bloomberg</a>
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    Free Tech info source

    Mods may want to sticky this one. Free Technical info source All, Here is a good source for TSB's, wiring diags, and repair info for your vehicle. It's free for PERSONAL use. Hope this comes in handy. <a href="" target="_blank"></a>...
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    .338 Extreme

    Drool over the specs on this new round. <img src="/forums/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/39.gif" alt="" title="shoot" height="23" width="141" /> <a href="" target="_blank">.338 Extreme</a>
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    Ethanol is killing gas mileage

    The so called experts are saying at most a 3% penalty with E10. Well explain it to this Prius owner. This lady took a 18% hit going from 55 mpg to 45 mpg using E10. <a href="" target="_blank">Ethanol...
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    Automotive Picture of the Day

    One Smart and the need to move a sofa. I don't think it is going to fit. <img src="/forums/images/%%GRAEMLIN_URL%%/LOL.gif" alt="" title="LOL" height="19" width="15" /> <a href="" target="_blank">Picture</a>
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    Major FUBAR at Ford

    Ford had been putting a lot of hopes into the Flex - a seven-passenger vehicle with a fuel-efficiency the company thought would help sell the vehicle in this era of robust gas prices. But those sales haven't materialized, largely due to a downturn of the U.S. economy. CHCH-TV reported Tuesday...
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    Bend over Congress wants more gas taxes

    Seems us stupid people that cut back our driving affected the amount of gas taxes coming into the government. <a href="" target="_blank">Gas tax increase wanted</a>
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    2nd Biggest Bank failure in U.S. History

    It is being reported that IndyMac out of California has been seized by the feds. <a href=",0,6071779.story" target="_blank">LA Times</a>
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    Nationalized oil not always a good thing

    Mexico suffers big fall in oil output By Adam Thomson in Mexico City Published: July 8 2008 03:00 Last updated: July 8 2008 03:00 Production at Mexico's Cantarell oil complex, one of the world's largest, has plummeted by a third in the past year, an indication the country could lose...