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My Car: My Old 2013 Volkswagen Golf R

I’ve been in touch with the guy who bought my car used at Noyes Volkswagen. The amount of modifications is extensive. He’s gone Stage II, upgraded the clutch (twice), new intake manifold, high pressure fuel pump and a full exhaust system re-work not to mention all of the lighting and body modifications done. I plan …

BMW Motorrad Needs to Fix their Fuel-Strip

Yesterday, I road to work with a range of 280 miles. I had last filled up 380 miles ago and my bike has a range of roughly 440 in the most ideal conditions (straight line, no luggage, skinny German rider). I knew I was low on fuel but the bike got me to work no …

Linked: “FTC is cracking down on Instagram Ads from Celebrities”

via Bloomberg: This uptick in celebrities peddling brand messages on their personal accounts, light on explicit disclosure, has not gone unnoticed by the U.S. government. The Federal Trade Commission is planning to get tougher: Users need to be clear when they’re getting paid to promote something, and hashtags like #ad, #sp, #sponsored –common forms of …

Linked: “News Feed FYI: Further Reducing Clickbait in Feed”

via Facebook Newsroom: We’ve heard from people that they specifically want to see fewer stories with clickbait headlines or link titles. These are headlines that intentionally leave out crucial information, or mislead people, forcing people to click to find out the answer. For example: “When She Looked Under Her Couch Cushions And Saw THIS… I …

Linked: Ad Week Interviews Anthony Bourdain

via Ad Week: How about government getting involved in where and how we eat? Mayor Bill de Blasio called on New Yorkers to boycott Chick-fil-A given the owner’s anti-LGBT views. Are we looking for nice people to run our companies? We’re going to be looking pretty hard. I’m not going to go eat at that …