North Korea has been in the news a lot lately. Missiles, seemingly Hollywood-inspired car chases, and even puppies have all led to an interesting news cycle for the Hermit Kingdom, … Continue Reading Cars North Korea Should Never Have
Having been gone for a while, lots of things have changed, including my car. The Fiesta ST is gone, only for another Ford to take its place: a 2018 Mustang … Continue Reading 2018 Mustang EcoBoost Zero-Option Base Model: What Are the Plans?
Wow. If you didn’t know any better, this site would lead you to believe I had DIED or something. Well, worry-not, for thespeedtrap.net is back. With my return, the website … Continue Reading Where The Heck Have I Been? TheSpeedTrap Returns
Recently, I started thinking about automaker’s lineups, and more specifically, which automaker did the most—in terms of sales—with the least variance in their models. At first, I thought about American … Continue Reading Range Rover/Land Rover: The Most with the Least
Hyundai Debuts 2019 Santa Fe SUV: Now With Diesel! Hyundai has today revealed their newest vehicle, the fourth-generation Santa Fe SUV. While previous iterations of this vehicle have been notable … Continue Reading Daily News: Thursday 2/22/18
Porsche Unveils New 2019 911 GT3 RS: Heck Yeah. Porsche has today revealed their newest track-missile, the 2019 911 GT3 RS, ahead of its official debut at the Geneva Motor … Continue Reading Daily News: Wednesday 2/21/18
Lotus Unveils New 3-Eleven 430: Lightweight, Street-Legal Track Monster Lexus has debuted a new version of their most niche vehicle, the 3-Eleven. The 3-Eleven differs from the other vehicles the … Continue Reading Daily News: Tuesday 2/20/18
Ford Ending Focus RS Production: UK Gets Final Send-Off Edition While it may not seem like it, Ford’s Focus hatchback is a veritable grandpa, having debuted all the way back … Continue Reading Daily News: Monday 2/19/18
If there is one thing I took away from my 4 (ish) years getting a History degree, it is that it doesn’t take long for Humans to get riled up: … Continue Reading History Hits: Simms Motor War Car; the First Car for War
Daytona 500 Results: Austin Dillon in No. 3 Takes the Cake This weekend the Daytona 500 concluded its 60th running, with driver Austin Dillon taking the checkered flag in the … Continue Reading Weekend Roundup: 2/16/18-2/18/18
Subaru Celebrates 50th Anniversary; Announces 2019 Ascent SUV Pricing Subaru, today, is now officially 50 years old. To mark the occasion, the company has organized a number of celebratory events. … Continue Reading Daily News: Thursday 2/15/18
BMW Debuts All-New 2019 X4 SUV BMW has revealed the second generation of what they call their ‘Sports Activity Coupe’, the X4. In reality, the X4 is an SUV designed … Continue Reading Daily News: Wednesday 2/14/18
McLaren Special Operations (MSO) Creates Perfect Valentines-Themed 570S Spider McLaren’s skunkworks division, McLaren Special Operations (MSO), has revealed their newest creation, a 570S finished in Vermillion red paint with red … Continue Reading Daily News: Tuesday 2/13/18
Mercedes Teases Four-Door Mercedes-AMG GT Supercar Mercedes and AMG have been solidifying their relationship over the past years, releasing an almost staggering amount of AMG-badged vehicles, ranging from the smaller … Continue Reading Daily News: Monday 2/12/13
I’ve long heard that the Monday following the Super Bowl could easily be described as ‘Super Sick Monday’. Up to 60 million people will call in sick on Monday, and … Continue Reading Unexpected 1-Week Hiatus: See Ya Next Week!
Corvette ZR1 Sets Lap Record at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) Chevrolet has announced that their new-for-2019 Corvette ZR1 has set a production-car lap record at the American benchmark track of … Continue Reading Daily News: Wednesday 1/31/18