757 Blog Posts From the Eric Peters Tag


Two-Wheeled Red Barchettas

Two-Wheeled Red Barchettas

Motorcycles will probably prove to be the real-life Red Barchettas. You may remember the great Libertarian anthem by the classic rock band, Rush. It depicts a future world in which private cars are verboten since passage of the Motor Law. But an old heretic, a Giles Corey of tomorrow, has illegally kept a sports car […]

2017 Chevy Corvette Review

2017 Chevy Corvette Review

The NMA Foundation presents Eric Peter’s Car Review, a weekly Saturday feature on the NMA blog.  *  *  * One reads that the current Corvette is the best Corvette ever, but is it? It is certainly the best-performing Corvette ever. That can’t be debated. The numbers tell the tale. It accelerates more quickly, has the highest […]

Metastasis

Metastasis

Cancer is never cured — it merely goes into remission. You think it’s over and then . . . Just so, the apparently never-ending diesel emissions “scandal.” Mercedes-Benz, now. It has become the target of a criminal inquisition in Germany. Police in Stuttgart raided company offices there and seized materials which they plan to use […]

2017 Kia Cadenza Review

2017 Kia Cadenza Review

The NMA Foundation presents Eric Peter’s Car Review, a weekly Saturday feature on the NMA blog.  *  *  * One of the most successful luxury cars ever is the Lexus ES. Along with another Lexus — the LS — it ate Mercedes’ and BMW’s lunch . . . and didn’t leave a tip. Lately, the Koreans […]

Volvo Commits Sepukku

Volvo Commits Sepukku

With gas cheaper than it has been in at least 50 years — strongly suggestive that there is plenty of it available and will be for some time to come — Volvo has announced its decision to build nothing but expensive plug-in hybrid and full-on electric cars beginning after the 2019 model year. Cue the […]