V&R Stories: Fantasy Car Shopping on My Birthday

First off, "fantasy shopping" can be a terrible idea. You go to an automotive retailer – preferably one with high-end vehicles – take a look at their inventory and dream in broad daylight over it. You're doing this knowing damn well that you may ever afford to buy that vehicle.

V&R Stories: The Driver's License Experience

Hopefully, one of them is to take their first driving test from their local licensing authority. When they turn 16 years old (or whichever is the legal age to drive in your state, province, or country), they would have fulfilled all of the prerequisites to do so. Every class, booklet, simulator, behind-the-wheel training, and the official written test – all in the bag before they present themselves to become a licensed driver.

V&R Stories: Breaking My Own Rules

Rules are meant to be broken. One hard and fast rule I have as an automotive journalist/content creator/whatever the hell you want to call me today is to never drive another person's vehicle. It does not matter who it is and what kind of vehicle he or she may have…

For The Love of The 4Runner

TweetLet's state some facts, shall we? First off, 4Runner sales are on the rise. The first quarter of 2019 saw a 4.1-percent increase in…

V&R Turns Eight

TweetWe're turning eight years old this month. It is cause for celebration. But, it is also a prompt to get busy on ensuring the…