I used to get press passes to ny auto show. Wmy former company owned a nyc newspaper among other media globally so they always had extra passes. Remember once going and being the only person in javits center after day 1 because everyone left for dinner and the bars. It was awesome though all the cars were locked
LA has gone from a mostly two-day release cadence to a four-day extravaganza filled with all kinds of other crap masquerading as "networking events" where, and as a result, non-press also get access to the vehicle debuts. And by that I mean mostly "influencers" and "international attendees," the latter who walk around with tape measures and 3D cameras that lift all the new designs so they can be copied elsewhere and brought to market in a third the time.
The first thing I must say is the Giulia to my eyes is the most beautiful car on the road today, as an entire package.
But the next thing I'll say is that the Giulia in its front, sides, and back have elements that can be found to be quite similar to a bunch of brands, from lowly toyota corollas to everything else. But, that all these sums of parts, copied or not can come together to become so beautiful, is a testament of human ingenuity, in this case, the Italian one.
I took my Giulia in for the 30000 mile service. Pretty routine and have had no problems with this car at all. Dealer says there is contaminant in the cooling system. They need to flush it. Repeated calls got met with the response that hey were flushing it again. Flushed it 6 times and showed me...
As a long time admirer of the Maserati Gran Turismo I must say the Gulia has quickly won my heart. I am searching for Gulia (non TI) sport RWD but can't seem to find any with the paddle shifter package in the lesser priced range. How would you describe the paddle shifters in the gulia? Worth it?
I can confirm that since updating to 085, I can no longer rev while in park above ~3500rpm
I know this was discussed previously and some thought only the qv could but I can confirm that it is software based, and my qv which once could can no longer
As to why I want to rev while in park, once...
Recently installed winter wheel and tire package for 2018 Ti Sport
Micheline Ice X 225/45R18 $145/tire.(Purchased end of last season on clearance)
After market 5 hole replica rims $200/rim including shipping
Set of 4 preprogrammed TPMS $160(shipped)
Mounting and balance $115.
Very pleased with...