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Welcome to Tech Talk. With vehicles becoming more and more technologically advanced, we thought we’d have a long-running section on the latest technologies available to you, the consumer. Latest feature: HD Radio. Music is to the gay community what pasta is to Italians: to think of one without the other borders on heresy.

The Story Behind

On April 18, 2007, Erin Davies left her Albany apartment for work. When she reached her street-parked VW Beetle, she found the car tagged with homophobic slurs. Erin’s immediate reactions were the usual shock and hurt. But what Erin did after that was anything but typical.

McDreamy is a McRacer!

Patrick Dempsey in 2007 Corvette Convertible Pace Car

File this one under “because we love hot men who love cars”. The adorable Patrick Dempsey will be piloting the 2007 Corvette Convertible Pace Car at this year’s Indy 500. If they get McSteamy next year, we are THERE!

2008 Land Rover LR2 SE

by Joe LaMuraglia Thursday, May 17, 2007 – Land Rover’s newest vehicle arrived at’s world HQ yesterday. The 2008 LR2 is Land Rover’s attempt at cracking the compact luxury SUV market after a dismal attempt a few years ago…

2008 Chrysler Sebring Convertible

by Daniel Weil and Joe LaMuraglia Our newest edition to the contributor ranks, Daniel Weil, and I had the pleasure of attending Chrysler’s media launch of the 2008 Sebring Convertible in Santa Monica, CA. While the weather was uncharacteristically…

2007 Nissan Quest

Quest for Quiet Passengers by Scott Corlett In early December, at the peak of the holiday party season, a 2007 Nissan Quest 3.5 SE minivan arrived in our driveway. That was excellent timing: this seven-passenger, rolling entertainment center is the…

Bob McCrea – Financial Analyst

Name: Robert “Bob” McCrea Place of Birth: Mt. Home AFB, Mt. Home, ID Occupation: Warranty Financial Analyst Employer: Volkswagen of America Year, Make and Model of your first car/truck: I remember it fondly. It was a 1960 Ford Thunderbird (not…

2007 Mercedes-Benz GL450

The German-American SUV by Scott Corlett Gotta have seven. This is the auto-industry mantra about full-sized SUVs; especially in the minds of Detroit-based execs, for whom any vehicle with fewer than seven seats might as well be called a subcompact….

Only in Europe!

Gay Boys on Daihatsu's web site

Europe has long been known for their acceptance of more “creative” messaging in their advertising. Well it seems that Daihatsu is going for the “Gayest Automotive Web Site of All Time Award” with the launch of the site for a vehicle called the Trevis on their German website.

2007 Cadillac STS V8 AWD

by Joe LaMuraglia Tuesday, May 1, 2007 – It wasn’t too long ago that Cadillac’s STS-V was reviewed by one of our west-coast editors. Yours truly was fortunate enough to have spent time in that high-powered luxury sedan on the…