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20 September 18 @ 02:20 AM
The CarCynic Crashes Electric Car Event on The Space Coast
The CarCynic Invites Himself, and his Non-electric 1982 Citroen GSA to a "National Drive Electric Week" Event in Satellite Beach, FL. Photo: Unknown, Shared Publicly on Google Photos. Right Click and select View Image for larger version.
The CarCynic, His NOx-Gushing, Dino-burning 1982 Citroen, and a Stack of Pamphlets detailing the dangers of Lithium Ion Batteries -vs- Hundreds of EV Enthusiasts -- How's that going to end?
Posted by: admin on 20 September 18 @ 02:20 AM EST [Article Anchor]
03 September 18 @ 11:37 PM
Did You Know?... The CarCynic is a DJ!
The CarCynic Provides Live Mixes and PA at a Car Show in Satellite Beach, Florida, September, 2018. Photo:VMA.
It's True, and not only that, but... The CarCynic may be available for your next event!
The CarCynic can provide sound reinforcement to smaller events, or work with larger companies and bands to provide second stage or stand-in sound.
- Free for select charity events
- Multiple DJ and PA systems available
- Pro and Semi-Pro Sound Equipment
- 70V Line Amplifier available to connect to your facility's speakers.
The CarCynic, and his Award-Winning Cars, can also be available for presentations, lectures, demonstrations, or video productions.
The CarCynic formally worked for major Lighting and Sound Reinforcement companies in the Miami, Florida area, and has worked in the sound booth for major events at the Orange Bowl, the UCF Stadium, and premier Miami Beach Night Clubs. That may have been decades ago, but today, the CarCynic can bring that experience and professionalism to your next event.
You can contact the CarCynic right now, by re-typing the email address below into your email application:
-- This is not the CarCynic's "Day Job". Availability Varies. The CarCynic reserves the right to determine which charity events he supports.
-- The CarCynic Buys, Sells, Horse Trades, Repairs, and sometimes Destroys his own audio equipment. Equipment availability is highly subject to change.
Posted by: admin on 03 September 18 @ 11:37 PM EST
13 May 18 @ 06:31 PM
Congratulations on that “New” Honda Clarity. It's design is 48 years old.
I'd like to thank Honda for giving me an excuse to talk about my new 1982 Citroen GSA. Yes, I'm the cynic, but in a strange reversal of roles, you may cynically call me out for referring to a 1982 car as “New”. Well, maybe that's true, but if so, then a 2018 Plug-In Hybrid that copies that 1982 Citroen (The Citroen GS was actually launched in 1970) isn't very new either.
Photo: Honda Clarity originally from wikimedia commons, edited by the CarCynic. Citroen GSA photo by The CarCynic.
Read on, and I'll leave most, but not all, cynicism aside as I explain...
Posted by: carcynic on 13 May 18 @ 06:31 PM EST [Article Anchor]
29 September 17 @ 11:16 PM
The Fastest Car in the World
Is this un-assuming family car the fastest production car in the world?
Photo: The CarCynic
Read on, and I'll show you that in a real-world driving test it is the fastest production car in the world, and that it has held that record since 1999...
Posted by: admin on 29 September 17 @ 11:16 PM EST [Article Anchor]
03 September 16 @ 05:42 PM
CarCynic Sales: 1961 Mercedes 190SL "Barn Find"
For Sale: Desirable and Restorable 1961 Mercedes 190SL
NOTE: This Car is no longer available.
Posted by: admin on 03 September 16 @ 05:42 PM EST [Article Anchor]
02 September 16 @ 03:00 PM
Introducing CarCynic Sales
When I mention that I run a Automotive related website, people say -- "Great !-- Will you sell my car for me?", well if a service is in demand, a service should be provided.
So today, the CarCynic announces a new feature here on CarCynic.com -- CarCynic Sales.
For now, CarCynic Sales is limited to (as you may expect) very particular (and unusual) cars, and special situations -- i.e., my own cars, or speciality cars owned by people I meet or know personally.
Cars advertised on CarCynic.com will also be featured on partner websites such as Bring a Trailer.com and others in the future.
To find all cars for sale on CarCynic.com Sales, just hit this search.
There is no charge for listing a car on CarCynic Sales, but obviously, that is subject to change. Charges from partner websites may apply.
If you would like to list a car on CarCynic Sales or inquire about a car you see on CarCynic Sales, use the special (and rather obvious) email address of email@example.com
Look for our first listings soon. (Hint: It's a very desirable and valuable Classic Mercedes)
Posted by: admin on 02 September 16 @ 03:00 PM EST
02 September 16 @ 02:38 PM
Ahead of Paris Motor Show, Citroen Unveils the CXpirience
In the lead-up to the Paris Motor Show, Citroen has unvield yet another prototype in thier flagship CX/C6 line -- The Citroen CXpirience:
Please visit the Carcynic Citroen C6/CX page, which has more information about this car.
Posted by: admin on 02 September 16 @ 02:38 PM EST
More Cynicism Awaits: Previous Articles 07 June 16 @ 10:04 PM
What's with the Citroën / Peugeot symbols in the Trump University logo?
Is there a connection between Donald Trump and PSA - The parent company of Citroën and Peugeot?
When stereotypical male interests and money are mixed togerther, the result is almost always an exotic car or cars. Donald Trump happens to be of the male gender and he happens to have loads of money, and yes, The Donald likes his cars.
Exactly what cars he owns was a bit hard to determine in the admittedly small amount of research I did for this article.
But bear with this ole' Cynic for a moment, and I'll get to the Trump / Citroën relationship.
Posted by: carcynic on 07 June 16 @ 10:04 PM EST [Article Anchor]
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