Did a Mercedes shifter contribute to the fatal Metro-North crash? 

As a resident of Westchester County, a gearhead, and a railfan, I've been following the story of the fatal wreck between a set of Metro-North Bombardier M7s and a Mercedes SUV at a crossing in Valhalla, NY. According to witnesses, Ellen Brody got out of her Mercedes after the gates came down on the rear of her car.… » 2/06/15 11:54am 2/06/15 11:54am

Northeast Auto Dealer Parts Shipping & Logistics outage continues

As a service writer I do rely on parts from all sources, local parts for the frugal Caravan owners, the Internet for our older and more unique cars and of course the dealership. That's where the problem lies, dealer parts supplies have damn near dried up due to a shipping and logistics company that went bust last week. » 10/23/13 11:47pm 10/23/13 11:47pm