Phil Bailey's Automobile World
February 27th 2015 Issue # 764
A brave new world.
Why am I less than impressed?
Picture of the week
Why a battery car will blow a huge
hole in your bank account!
THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS.
An oxymoron if ever there was one!
For those tired of winter, you’re
Electric cars hate the cold, too.
Apple should stick to what it does well
and stay out of the car business.
Electric car benefits? Nothing but myths.
Why the Car of the Future Will Be Powered
by … Gasoline.
THE WEEK BEFORE..............
2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid SE - Boredom sells - big time!
Ford Mustang GT 2015 much more George
Jeep Wrangler Unlimited leads a worst-value list of thirteen.
10 cars that will be gone by the end of 2015.
THE TESLA FILE
Tesla is not a Toyota
in the making:
it is a Wall Street scam in plain sight.
The Wall Street casino is now festooned
with giant deadweight losses waiting to happen. But perhaps none is more egregious
than Tesla—a crony capitalist con job that has long been insolvent and has
survived only by dint of prodigious taxpayer subsidies and billions of free
money from the Fed’s Wall Street casino.
& SECRET WARRANTIES.
Hyundai Elantra power steering systems.
Mercedes: Engine fires due to loose rubber gasket.
GM: Power steering failures.
Jaguar/LandRover: Brake hose problems.
Nissan: Under carpet wiring defects.
KIA: Cooling fan fires.
VW: Fuel leaks causing fires.
Dodge Ram pick ups: Seized rear axles, wheels locking up.
Nissan SUV fuel leaks.
Hyundai Genesis brake lights.
GM: Low beam headlight failures.
Lexus fuel leaks.
VW rear supension failures.
Ford fuel leaks.
VW Beetles and Jettas-rear supnsion arms.
Chrysler Corp: Serious alternator problems.
Rear view mirros setting on fire.
Nissan Altima hoods flying open without
GM: Wiring problms and overheating fuel
GM: Hoods that fly open on their own.
Ford: Broken axles.
& TSBs updated as
of March 2015