Isn't that part of identifying a solution: deconstructing and understanding a problem to lead to a meaningful discussion towards a solution? If we can't discuss these things on reasonable terms (especially when these are extremely complex social issues), we'll never work towards a solution. » 10/20/14 2:18pm Monday 2:18pm

Really neat concept, Robin - I liked reading this. However, you didn't really explicitly say which was faster (and where the differences really were). You mentioned that the two cars were separated by 1.2 seconds. You mentioned that the Benz gave the open wheeler a serious run for its money, suggesting that theā€¦ » 10/20/14 11:58am Monday 11:58am

The word on the street for years was that SM drivers tend to push the rules as far as they can. In a regional race (SCCA, NASA), people are less likely to throw money down for a tear-down due to an engine protest. In a nationals race, all bets are off. » 10/13/14 5:13pm 10/13/14 5:13pm

The industry hardly calls wagons wagons anymore. They're basically called "crossovers" now...these are pretty much wagons that are dressed up to look tough, like SUV's, maybe ride a bit higher than a wagon, but have neither off roading credentials nor handling credentials. » 10/08/14 3:41pm 10/08/14 3:41pm