Tagged: la traffic

Could You Be A Green Commuter?

Car Sharing. Van Pooling. These are not Los Angeles words.  We are drivers. We are owners. We are the fierce fighters of the 405. The warriors of the 101.  The badass battlers of the 5, 605, 105 and whatever other 5 freeway is out there.  We got this. We can handle it. We’ll leave that wacky car sharing stuff to you urban dwellers who live...

Car Slut Confessions: A Man(ual) On The Side

Alright. You want the truth? I’m not satisfied at home. Nope, not even close. On the outside, it all looks perfect– I get all the action I want, with a real hottie, the type most women would kill for, but when it comes to giving me real joy, we just don’t connect. I am of course talking about my daily drive. I drive a luxury SUV, which for...

LA vs Mexico City: Fewer Nuts, More Coconuts

I just spent a few days in Mexico City & like everyone says, it’s great.  In fact, it’s pretty much just like LA. Let’s start with the obvious: traffic. Like LA, there is plenty of traffic in Mexico City.  And it’s bad.  The difference? In Mexico City, there are no Sig Alerts on the airwaves, no slow-poke tree huggers clogging the car pool lanes & no delusional electronic traffic signs spreading false hope.  Instead, traffic...

Labor Day: Grinning Through The Gridlock

This holiday weekend, I decided to drive to: Because I: Especially when I can: And while I looked forward to plenty of this: All I got was plenty of this: But this is LA, even the roadside attractions are spectacular. We had a bit of this: A bit of that: And more of this than you ever thought possible: (who parks their Ferrari on the street?)...