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4Runner - 4dirt, 4snow, 4offroad we go

So what's it like driving a Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro through all sorts of weather (rain, snow, sleet)? We took it out for a week and had a blast (and yes, I started singing) Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro With Big Jim O'Brien Join Big Jim outside of The Garage for a look at the Toyota…

Dewey Ryder

I'm sorry, but these new Mt. Dew commercials with Dale Jr and "Dewey Ryder" (Danny McBride) are awesome. Check out the race day video from Martinsville...too damn funny Dewey Ryder: Race Day | Mountain Dew After taking the reins from Dale Jr., Dewey Ryder hits the track for his very first (and probably last) race.…

Ep. 78 - Mitsubishi Outlander and Leigh Diffey from NBC

This week we start off with a review of the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport 2.4 SEL AWC...how does it hold up in the crowded Compact Utility Vehicle market? click here to see more info from Mitsubishi Then we're joined by NBC racing commentator Leigh Diffey to discuss the new Indy Car broadcast deal that brings…

Let's move a table and Grandma

A clip is making the rounds of a woman in China who is sitting inside the open trunk of a Taxi WHILE holding onto a large table.  Her husband was apparently driving and they were transporting it to their daughter. It probably cost them more than just hiring a mover because the cops pulled them over and…

2018 Subaru Crosstrek - check it out

Spent a week driving the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek 2.0 i Limited. Great test for it's all season capabilities. To find out more about it, click here to see Subaru USA's site. Sorry about getting it dirty...had to test it out! - Big Jim   2018 Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited With Big Jim O'Brien Step outside…

The Great White Rhino - driving the Tahoe RST

There’s a certain anxiety when you test drive a vehicle in bad weather. First off, it’s not yours (unless GM wants to change their minds and give it back) and then you hope and pray none of your peers find out what happened IF you dent it. We were getting ready for our annual  “snowmaggedon”…