Category Archives: Road Trips

I’ll share trips that are greater than a few hundred miles here, especially if they are overnighters. I suspect they’ll mostly be “trip reports” about the car’s behavior along with some scenic photos… of the car, of course! ;-)

“We Make Marines”

Note: This article is intentionally time-late and void of names in order to protect the privacy of our Marine. Everything written here is perishable info that is outdated. My plans to take the car on more road trips and camping … Continue reading

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Possible Changes to Content?

My blog and my YouTube channel are relatively slow-moving. I tend to believe it’s because I’m compelled to share stories or news as I do things with the car. I had more to say when I was modding the car, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Road Trip to St Louis

It’s been a few years since the last time my family of three piled into a car for a road trip. As much as I appreciate the higher fuel economy and spaciousness of my wife’s Mk6 Jetta TDI, I’m simply … Continue reading

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Tail of the Dragon

I finally managed to get my GTI on a road trip after 12,000 miles of mostly commuter miles. The Tail of the Dragon is often said to be the trip every driving enthusiast must make. I’ve driven the Dragon three … Continue reading

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