Guest Post: A Small One Or A Big One?

In Croatia, I don’t get the chance to be around many big American cars, SUVs, or minivans. And so, I thought I’d tell you a bit about my experience owning a really small car (the Hyundai i10) and interacting with people from all over the world who drive really big ones. Well, big compared to mine.

To Make A Winning Car, First Win Over The Gays

Like it or not, gay men are considered trendsetters. Maybe it’s because we’re disproportionately represented in the fashion and design industries, or maybe it’s because the “gay gene” comes with a trendy sixth sense. (“I see dead people, and they’re…

Evan Darling: Coming Out Puts The Brakes On A Racing Career

Note: Late last year, we received a letter from a Gaywheels reader in Croatia — a guy named Zach. (Since he’s not out in his home country, he asked that we not use his real name). Recently, Zach contacted us again…

Ferrari President Doesn’t Believe In Electric Cars

Cancel that order for your electric-powered 599 Fiorano; Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has said the Italian sports car company will never build an EV. During an interview with Engadget, Montezemolo reiterated the company’s commitment to producing a hybrid vehicle…

Volkswagen Comes Out Against Tennessee Anti-Gay Legislation

With all the excitement regarding gay marriage becoming legal in New York State, I’d almost forgotten several recent setbacks our community has seen. Some of the most infuriating news has come from Tennessee, a state I’ve always enjoyed visiting for…

Adam Carolla

Will Adam Carolla’s Idiotic, Homophobic, Transphobic Rant Kill ‘The Car Show’?

Adam Carolla isn’t known for being smart. That’s not to say he’s stupid — only that he’s built his reputation on other things, like his spotless “bro” credentials, his penchant for adolescent humor (despite being 47 years old), and his…

2012 Audi A7 Sportback

To this day, I still think the first-generation Mercedes CLS is one of the sexiest cars I’ve ever laid on eyes on. While the term “four-door coupe” goes against the very definition of what a coupe is, Mercedes broke the…

6 Tips For A Stress-Free Road Trip With Your Special Someone

  Last week at FamilyCarGuide.com, I posted some suggestions for planning a perfect vacation with your pet. That was based on experiences my partner and I had over the course of a long road trip from our home in New…

2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Finding the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta’s Truth Here’s what we have to find out: Is the re-designed 2011 Jetta the great new car Volkswagen claims it is, or just an Americanized version of its former self? There’s no denying sales are…

New York Marriage Equality: What It Means When Selling A Car

With gay marriage now legal in my home state of New York, I was curious how the new law affects some of the more humdrum aspects of life that straight married couples have taken for granted. After all, life goes…