Tag: bmw

Cars & Trucks

The Discontinued Cars of 2022

January 03, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Notable cars from the likes of Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda will be discontinued in 2022. Is your vehicle one of them?

Auto History

How Car Companies Got Their Names

November 16, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Was Jeep named after a character in Popeye? What does the “Alfa” in Alfa Romeo stand for? Learn the origins of famous brands.

Auto History

The Stories Behind Popular Car Model Names

September 13, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Automakers have found inspiration for their car model names everywhere, from Mother Nature to military vehicles.

En Español

¿Por Qué los Colores Populares de los Automóviles Son tan Aburridos? Breve Historia de la Pintura de Automóviles

August 08, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Los colores más comunes de los automóviles han pasado de todos los colores luminosos del arco iris a una mezcla de negro, blanco y gris. He aquí el porqué.

Auto History

Why Are Popular Car Colors So Boring? A Brief History of Car Paint

February 24, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

The most common car colors have gone from all the luminous colors of the rainbow to a mix of black, white and gray. Here’s why.

Cars & Trucks

Test Drive: Watts up, Doc?

February 04, 2021. Alan Rider

In the future, cars with gasoline-powered engines will be replaced by those propelled by electric motors and battery packs. Here are two ways to get a feeling for that future today.

Cars & Trucks

Test Drive: Superb Sedans

February 01, 2021. Alan Rider

You might think traditional automotive body styles are a thing of the past. Not so fast. Turns out there are several sedans on the market that qualify as fabulous four-doors.

Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum to Celebrate Election Year with virtual First Ladies Tea

September 24, 2020.

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will host a virtual First Ladies Tea on Sunday, Nov. 8, from 2-4 p.m. The event, chaired by LMMM Trustee Hunter Arton, will feature a talk…

Fall Fest

The Best Fall Foliage Drives for Your Ride

September 01, 2020. Roberto Cruz

Celebrate your car’s charisma with one of these fun fall foliage drives.

Pacific House Food & Wine Experience

March 05, 2020.

Come to the Pacific House Food & Wine Experience on April 2, 2020. This celebrated Stamford tradition features world-class wines, delicious tastes and decadent desserts, attracting food and wine enthusiasts…