The garage is ice cold and my car never thaws out. My thermometer read 10 below Thursday night, the coldest I recall since I’ve moved to Maine. The temperatures for weeks prior haven’t been much warmer than 20, putting a “freeze” on my Rover repair progress. In lieu of the cold, I decided to take […]
Here’s a nice, and quick, retrospective on Land Rovers recent popularity shift by Fortune Magazine. Or as the author puts it, “the remarkable renaissance of Land Rover.” I don’t think I’ve heard the word “renaissance” used to describe anything related to the car industry in a long time. I’ll take it as a good sign.
According to this New York Daily News article published today, a man trying to save his wife who was inside his silver 2012 Range Rover when hijackers tried to steal the car. The couple were apparently Christmas shopping a New Jersey mall when they were returning to their car. With a car that was probably in the […]
“The Range Rover Sport is part luxury cruiser, part road-shredding sports car, and part trail conquering hero.” ~ FourWheeler Magazine FourWheeler Magazine named the 2014 Range Rover Sport Four Wheeler of the year on Thursday. Check out their reviews of for best off road SUVs in 2014. The list included the Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk, Jeep Grand Cherokee […]
If you’re looking for something Rover related, never fear, ebay is here. I’m sure this applies much more fervently to aged Defenders, but getting parts for Rovers can be a drag. When I bought my Rover the spare tire was tossed in the back to hang out with the rear folding seats. There is nothing […]
I saw this on youtube and thought it was cool. (Probably not the greatest idea for beach preservation… but it looks fun as hell.) I’ll hopefully be headed out with the Rover to do some winter surfing soon, lately the weekend waves have been flat. Hence, getting my fix off youtube.
Between working on the yard, house, garage and all that comes with being a first-time homeowner, I needed a break. I decided the best thing would be to put some pavement between me and my quarter acre lot by heading to Acadia to make some pictures and hike Penobscot Mountain. Penobscot is a great little […]