Archive for August, 2016

5 tips for calming your road rage

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
5 tips for calming your road rage

We’ve all gotten a little bit grumpy with other drivers while we are behind the wheel. It happens to the best of us. But road rage can become a serious issue when you start spending more of your trip angry with other drivers than indifferent to them. In fact, AAA reported that aggressive driving is a factor in 54 percent of fatal crashes. So what are some ways to calm down when you start feeling the road rage kick in? (more…)

Labor Day Weekend 2016 near Allentown, PA

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Labor Day Weekend 2016 near Allentown, PA

We can’t deny it anymore…summer is quickly coming to an end. As sad as we are about the end of the season, we are excited to enjoy our three-day weekend when Labor Day comes at the beginning of September. If you live near Allentown, PA, we’ve found some really good ways for you to spend your three days off. This definitely isn’t a complete list, so let us know in the comments if we’ve missed a fun event! (more…)

Where can I play Volkswagen’s Rival Road: GTI v. GLI?

Monday, August 15th, 2016
Where can I play Volkswagen's Rival Road- GTI v. GLI

When Volkswagen announced they would be releasing a competitive virtual racing game online back in July, we were excited to say the least. After all, who doesn’t like to play interactive racing games where you’re competing with other real people? (more…)

A 1966 VW Beetle on Jay Leno’s Garage?

Friday, August 5th, 2016
A 1966 VW Beetle on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno’s Garage is known for featuring some of the most unique and outrageously expensive vehicles in the world, so what convinced him to feature a 1966 VW Beetle? A turbocharged, sports-car engine modification might have something to do with it! Mario Markakis, the 1966 Beetle owner who built the car, says the car is rated at 250-280 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque. Many aspects of the Volkswagen have been retained, including the retro look of the car and the four-speed transmission. See how it drives in the episode of Jay Leno’s Garage below! (more…)