Danish authorities have a long history of being very direct in their campaigns towards the general Danish public, making lots of provocative videos on all the classic issues, such as seat belts, speed limits, drinking, and of course texting like the one above. » 5/21/14 8:43am 5/21/14 8:43am

Being a Danish neighbour for many years, getting frequent flashes of unlimited speed, I recently moved to Germany. And I have to say: Even though traffic effectively limits the speed most of the time, going 200kph to/from work for even a short stretch, just feels fundamentally liberating. Please don't change it,… » 4/08/14 3:40pm 4/08/14 3:40pm

Mercedes OM617! I had a W124 with the successor, the OM602, which had clocked 680000 kms, when I... SOLD the car. In heat and freezing cold it never let me down once, and I only had to top it up with oil now and then. Still miss that car! » 11/24/13 10:25am 11/24/13 10:25am

A year ago or so, there was a Danish television program that investigated exactly that. They did that because several insurance companies denied compensating owners for their lost vehicles, as there were no signs of break in when they were retrieved. » 7/31/13 3:01am 7/31/13 3:01am

Taiwanese graveyard of old US musclecars

In the Summer of 2011, I was on a business trip to Taiwan and working in biotech, most of my time was spent visiting state-of-the-art DNA sequencing labs. Then one day in Taipei, we’re going to visit a customer - and the lab is on the first floor of a 30 year old US musclecar bumper factory! And even more oddly, both… » 7/10/13 3:51pm 7/10/13 3:51pm