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The Houston Art Car Parade

If you saw this recent Instagram photo of mine, and were suitably perplexed as to what the hell was going on, I’m about to let you reacquaint yourself with sleep. The Houston Art Car Parade .com That’s what the hell was going on. It is the Largest Art Car Parade in the world! Houston Art Car Weekend is the Orange Show’s biggest outreach program, a vehicle for the message that art is an integral part of everyone’s everyday life. And who doesn’t love art?

GTI – the big little things

Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS) After the airbags have been deployed, you probably won’t think to do some very important things with your GTI. That’s why we created the Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS). It unlocks the doors, shuts off the fuel pump, and turns on the hazard lights before you even have a chance to think about it. Just the idea of this sort of design forethought makes me want to buy a Volkswagen. Also, this. And this.

The KL road system

We have a hire car organised through Kelly’s work that needed to be put to the test. Well, really, it’s our meddle that needed to be tested. We’ve been in KL now two weeks, and have seen the way of the road up close and personal (being nearly run over by a car and a scooter). Maybe this is the reason we’ve put off taking to the roads for so long? Today was the day though. The purchase of a Garmin Nüvi 765 GPS unit yesterday was the final straw that broke the fear-of-the-road’s back.