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Drive Like Wong

With a face like his, he could be any of our relatives. Yet, he’s a hot up and coming racer who isn’t just in one league of racing. He’s got from F1 to NASCAR and is currently just one level from the household names. It helps that is dad is the team owner. (Daily Pilot – Brian Wong)

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The Mars Rover – El Mirage Dry Lake Bed

That’s the Mazda 2 that’s been on loan to me to drive for a week. I took it on an adventure. The story is below. At the very end, are some thoughts about the car. It didn’t quite fit into this tale, so I left it separate. I may squeeze in another adventure soon!   It’s as if I landed on Mars. Just one and a half hours outside of Los Angeles, a world of satellite towns emerges straight out from a David Lynch movie. Drivers not seeing the arches of McDonalds or a chain mini mart gas station pass through in a hurry. There’s nothing to see except buildings from decades past repainted over and over into struggling local shops...

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