2016 Subaru WRX

2016 Subaru WRX: The Perfect Car For Guys Into Clutches (For Cars, Not Accessories)

This year’s Subaru WRX, as usual, is a fast, fun sportscar that doubles as a passenger sedan complete with All-Wheel Drive. Kind of an odd combination, sure, but this combo has worked and sold well for over a decade. (The…

Mean Girls

Gaywheels’ Most Popular Posts Of 2015

New Year’s Eve is a terrible holiday. Why? Let us count the ways: Everyone is expected to party his/her butt off — no exceptions. Yeah, sure, whooping it up is fine, but being pressured into partying takes all the fun out of…

2015 BMW i3

BMW i3 Extends Its Range To The Future

BMW’s revolutionary i3 looks like it rolled out of a futuristic sci-fi flick like Demolition Man or Back to the Future. While it still needs roads, the sucker’s electric. Mostly, until it kinda isn’t. Confused? Yeah, well, let me explain….

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet

Santa Spans The Globe To Deliver Fantasy Sleighs

When thoughts turn to Santa Claus, Frosty, and Rudolph, boys and girls begin dreaming of fantasy sleighs. Not the ones with reindeer or Clydesdales — the ones with blown engines, swift acceleration, crystal jewelry, and private cabins. We’d be very,…

A case of "tire cord" and "tread surface" of all-season tires (via Ken T1381 on Wikimedia)

Baby, It’s Cold Outside: Winter Tires Are Better Than All-Season Tires In Extreme Temperatures

You’re all set for winter – or are you? Last century, drivers kept two sets of tires on hand: snow tires for winter and regular tires for the rest of the year. The reasons were simple: snow tires had extra…

2016 Lexus RX 350

First Drive: 2016 Lexus RX Is Eye-Catching, Heart-Stopping, Very Safe, And Very Gay

Some people get very uneasy when they hear me call a car ‘gay’, as if somehow it’s a bad thing to be deemed festive and progressive. Gay is Michael Sam. Gay is U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan (come on,…

2015 Toyota Sienna

Last Look: 2015 Toyota Sienna Is Great For Big LGBT Families

It angers me to no end that states like Kansas would deny children a happy home with a caring, loving lesbian or gay couple – or individual. Look closely at many of these inclusive families and often you find more…

2016 Cadillac CTS V-Sport
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2016 Cadillac CTS Beckons You To Step Inside [Video Review]

Open the door and step inside. Let the wealth of leather waft up your nostrils, beckoning your bum to have a seat. You should probably press the starter button and go for a drive, too. Since you’re in there. If…

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider

Last Look: 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider May Be Too Compact, Even For Twinks

To be blunt, the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider is race car, not a car made for casual Americans. I say that because the creature comforts on this car are extremely few: the seats are cramped, the car sits uncomfortably low…

Volkswagen Plant, Wolfsburg, Germany (photo by Richard Bartz)

Volkswagen Uses A Variation On The “Gay Panic” Defense To Blame The U.S. For Dieselgate

In courtroom cases involving gay-bashings and murders of LGBT individuals, defense attorneys often trot out “gay panic” or “trans panic” to justify their clients’ actions. The typical scenario goes something like this: allegedly straight dude is at a bar, gay…