How does The Trucking Podcast acknowledge the death of Hugh Hefner? Playmate cars, of course. Hefner gave every Playmate Of The Year a car. Autoguide.com brings us the list. Interesting to note, the only playmate car on the list that isn’t pink is a red Corvette.
From Playmate Cars To Safety Bonuses
How’s that for one extreme to another? Don and I both managed to ding something up this week. One of us is recording the show with 7 staples in the back of his head. You’ll have to listen to find out who.
What Goes First? The Trucker or The Broker?
Freightwaves.com predicts the end of the “voice broker.” Don and I have a few ideas of what this will look like.
Meanwhile, it looks like the autonomous car will make headway long before the trucks start driving themselves. TheTruckersReport.com tells us how congress is paving the way for tens of thousands of self-driving cars. Funny how they left trucks out of the equation.
Horse Loses First Drag Race To This Deuce Coupe
This one is from Hemmings.com. This deuce is the first automobile to beat a horse in a drag race.