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Tesla Photo Tour

I saw several Teslas on the road a few weeks ago when I was down in the Bay Area, and I’ve read a fair amount about them, too. But I’d never seen one up close until this weekend. We were over in the Seattle area for the weekend, and came upon a Tesla “store” inside […]

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Random Thoughts: Car Dealers or Car Stores?

Buying a car can be a really stressful event, right? Not many people actually look forward to going into the car dealer and getting the high-pressure sales pitch then having to sit through a torturous negotiation process. So when you hear the phrase “car dealer,” it probably has a lot of negative connotations. Who wants […]

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Google’s Getaway Car

Google has a large campus down in Mountain View. Large. The main campus is big enough on its own, but they’ve also spread out to several other buildings in the surrounding area. To make travel easier for employees going from one building to the next, they also have little multi-colored bikes that you can just […]

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My Next Car…

… won’t actually be a car, it’ll be a Toyota Highlander. Like maybe this one: In late 2006, when I started working at Marchex and was faced with having to drive the 200+ miles from West Richland to Seattle at least twice a month, I had a feeling my little Toyota Corolla (the 1999 model) […]

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