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Nissan turns Titan into the ultimate tailgating machine

| Auto News | 07.03.2018

  There has been a lot of fretting going on around The Garage these past few weeks as we try to decide what our best approach to creating a new BBQ event rig for the 2018 BBQ season. A press release notice from Nissan today makes it clear that we need to up our game […] thegarageblog.com

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Ford F-Series: Variations on a theme

| Auto News | 04.01.2018

With a massive season of BBQ events, you could say that 2017 was the year of the truck around here, as we hitched the DCS Appliances event trailer to what seemed like dozens of trucks. Naturally, with so many varieties of F-Series models in Ford’s line-up, we had the opportunity to put several different versions […] thegarageblog.com

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Bold and Beautiful: 2017 Infiniti QX80

| Auto News | 13.11.2017

Years ago, I loaded the family into the first generation of Infiniti‘s mega-sized luxury SUV, then known as the QX56. We were headed for Pocono International Raceway, where the annual International Motor Press Association Test Days event was taking place. More importantly for the kids, the final destination was the newly opened Great Wolf Lodge. […] thegarageblog.com

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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor

| Auto News | 03.10.2017

When one writes about a performance vehicle, rarely is fuel economy the lead discussion point, but the second generation Ford Raptor is not your average performance vehicle. Over more than a decade of reviewing vehicles, the single most expensive tank of fuel I have ever purchased belonged to the original Raptor. It was a whopping […] thegarageblog.com

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Reboot: 2017 Ram 1500 Sport

| Auto News, Green | 07.09.2017

Regular readers know that BBQ plays a big part in the other side of my business. Whenever we cater an automotive themed event, we do our best to incorporate an appropriate tow vehicle for the event trailer that we borrow from the good folks at DCS Appliances. On Labour Day weekend we were cooking up […] thegarageblog.com

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