What’s the Scoop? — August 30, 2012

Volvo has reduced injuries by half since 2000

When talking about automotive safety, most people think of Volvo. Over the years, Volvo cars have been at the top of the list for safety. But Volvo is not one to rest on its laurels. See how Volvo has doubled their safety during the last decade!

Is this the Best French Car of All?

Steven Wade gives a history of several noteable French cars and then asks which is the best of all? I voted for the Citroën DS because of its iconic styling, amazing hydraulic system, and because I’ve always wanted one. What do you think?

Ever heard of the 1966-69 Yenko Stinger?

When I was a kid, I dreamed of owning a 180 hp Corvair Corsa with four carburetors. That never happened for me. But someone else was also dreaming about a high performance Corvair. Read how Don Yenko transformed the Corvair into a race winner.

Video Review: 2013 Mercedes-Benz SL550

I like Ignition’s review of the new SL550. Even though he knocks the exterior styling and the steering in hard corners, he won me over with this sentence: “I don’t know what it is about dropping the top … but it’s hard to deny you want to drive more like a hooligan.”

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