BMW twin-turbo 3L diesel in America?

| October 3, 2007

For those in the U.S. waiting for debatably the best handling diesel to arrive, BMW has recently announced that it will bring its 3.0L twin-turbo diesel engine to the U.S, but did not offer a time frame. (reports have suggested that it could come in late 2008?) This impressive twin-turbo engine is currently available in […]

Airbus A-380 flies low overhead

| October 3, 2007

An Airbus A380 made a low pass over northern Cincinnati suburbs making a promotional fly over the General Electric Aviation plant in Evendale this morning. The double decker plane which surpassed the Boeing 747 landed at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. The A380 is the world’s largest passenger plane carrying 520 with a wingspan of a […]

A bitter sweet day: Goodbye TDI

| October 3, 2007

It has been a rare vehicle that has charmed me the way my 2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI has … but all good things eventually come to an end; today I sold my car. I’ve spent the last year trying to solve a sore leg/hip problem that has been aggravated by my regular four hour trips […]

Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.
My Desultory Blog