Category Archives: Commentary

Chicago 2018: The Reasons Why We Go

Tweet All Photos by Randy Stern Throughout the nation and indeed the world, there is a type of event that happens in almost every major city. Although there are major destinations, these shows serve multiple purposes. These are auto shows … Continue reading

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Commentary: 54 Cycles Around the Earth

Tweet Just leave, please? – Photo by Randy Stern Another cycle around the sun. Another year under my belt. And, it’s tough to not complain about it. This 54th annual celebration of this automotive media person’s birth comes with an … Continue reading

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Commentary: Super Big *Bleeping* Deal

Tweet The 2017 Audi S6 at the site of this year’s Super Bowl – Photo by Randy Stern The Super Bowl is happening within miles of my doorstep. The fifty-second rendition of the National Football League’s biggest show will kick … Continue reading

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Commentary: More on 2018 from V&R-Land

Tweet Looking forward… – Photo by Randy Stern Perhaps in the past few weeks, everyone came out with either a “looking back” article or a “looking ahead” one. Obviously, I had a few of these on here. Just your standard … Continue reading

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Commentary: A Minor Change In The Law and The Reaction Thereof

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern Oregon and New Jersey had the distinction of being the only two states to not let their citizens – or any visitors – to pump their own gas. For someone used to self-serve gasoline, it … Continue reading

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Commentary: 2017 in a Nutshell

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern What did 2017 yield for you? Hopefully good tidings. Yet, we can all agree how challenging this year has been on many fronts, as well as our personal triumphs. When I look back at this … Continue reading

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Commentary: A Justification for the Lamborghini Urus

Tweet Why does the Lamborghini Urus exist? Why does the Bentley Bentayga get all of the attention these days? Why, oh why… Not exactly eternal questions, but they do point to a factor that we have seen recently that actually … Continue reading

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Commentary: This Space is Sponsored By…

Tweet Photo by Randy Stern Did you know that such-and-such automotive brand is the proud sponsor of such-and-such sports team? Yes, sponsorship. It is all about how proud a sports team, award, event, charity, building, and so forth is to … Continue reading

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Commentary: Commuting Is Bad For Your Health

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Commentary: Goodbye, Jumbo

Tweet I have never flown a Boeing 747. Yet, I admired the majesty of the original Jumbo Jet that has been christened the “Queen of The Skies.” One look at one and you wondered what it was like inside of … Continue reading

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