Oh brother, where art thou: the return of the Chevrolet Trailblazer

The 2017 Detroit Auto Show featured a plethora of exciting vehicles, including many from Chevrolet. Its parent company, General Motors, rose from the ashes of its 2009 bankruptcy/bailout a few brands lighter, with a renewed goal to tighten the lineups…

Croatia: The land of “It Makes No Sense”

Ed note: From time to time, we post updates from Zach, a gay man, a devoted car nut, and one of Gaywheels’ biggest fans in Croatia. He’s asked that we not use his full name because while the situation for…

Great, now Richard Hammond’s the homophobe

How are you holidays so far? If they’re anything like ours, they’ve been a curious mix of pleasure and pain: the pleasure of seeing loved ones from far-flung places, the pain of having to endure thinly veiled barbs from newly…

Brands bail on Breitbart, but Nissan stays put

One of the biggest disappointments of 2016 has been the rise in prominence of Breitbart News. That’s in part because Breitbart is appallingly partisan, and personally, I like my news to be as spin-free as possible, no matter which direction it’s…

Finally, something to celebrate: 9 automakers earn perfect scores on HRC’s 2017 Corporate Equality Index

2016 has been a terrible year. Every year has its tragedies–natural disasters, civil wars, the continued fertility of Duggars, Kardashians, and Jenners–but 2016 has been among the worst in recent memory. It’s been especially bad for the LGBT community. Homophobic…

Trump wins. Who loses?

President Donald Trump. That’s a phrase that many Americans never thought they’d hear, much less have to say with a straight face. The coming days and weeks will involve lots of analysis of yesterdays’ election results. Much of that analysis…

Avoid autumn road emergencies!

In autumn, depending on where you live, everywhere you look could be a Kodak moment. Changing leaves with their beautiful hues are a sight to see, but once they fall to the ground, or get wet, they can create treacherous…

Toyota says 70% of employees are moving to new Plano, Texas headquarters

Back in 2014, Toyota announced that after more than half a century in California, the company was relocating its headquarters to Plano, Texas in order to centralize and consolidate its work in the U.S. Administratively, the move made plenty of…

Trump’s comments about women should offend all LGBT Americans

On Friday, the Washington Post published a hot-mic conversation recorded in 2005 during which Donald Trump and Billy Bush discussed the joys of sexual assault. Among other things, Trump bragged about how he could grab random women “by the pussy” simply…

Finally: Hyundai adds protections for LGBT workers!

At long last, we’re happy to report that Hyundai has joined Gaywheels’ list of gay-friendly automakers. Technically speaking, Hyundai has offered protections to LGBT employees for several years. As you might recall, the company even earned a score of 75…