Trust me here — as someone who owns a caged car with 5 point harnesses and Recaros, as well as a regular street car with a backup camera...the backup camera isn't enough. You absolutely need to be able to turn your head and check your blind spots. It's NOT easy or fun in the caged car. At all. » 2/20/15 2:20pm 2/20/15 2:20pm

Doug, I agree with your frustration. I share the same sentiment. I think about this from time to time. I'm a professional photographer. As in, I make my living taking photos. I have since I became an apprentice to a commercial photographer in 2001, during my Junior year of high school. Back in the days of 4x5 film and… » 2/05/15 9:17pm 2/05/15 9:17pm

This, kids, is an Arri 1200 HMI. It's a wonderful, wonderful light. If I were to go rallying, I'd toss four of these on the roof. I have no idea how I'd power them, since each one needs 20 amps of power, or how I'd pay for them, since they're about $8k each...but it would be awesome. » 2/03/15 2:32pm 2/03/15 2:32pm

I just picked up a 2015 Golf TDI 6MT in November and I have to say, I'm pretty impressed with the infotainment system. My girlfriend has a 2010 Jetta SportWagen TDI which she bought new, and ever since she bought it I've hated the infotainment system and a few other quirks the car has — they were all fixed on the MK7… » 1/05/15 11:31pm 1/05/15 11:31pm