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The Car Coach

Lauren Fix offers news and reviews on the latest trends in autos.


The global supply chain crisis worsens: Chip shortages, port congestion, truckers

WASHINGTON: The chip shortage, auto parts shortage, and California shipping port congestion are all part of the same supply chain issue. This is all a nightmare that will not end soon. As this nightmare at the California ports continues to persist, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an executive order on Oct. 20 to alleviate the crisis ...

gas, mileage, tax, infrastructure bill

The Tax Man Cometh! Infrastructure bill includes new mileage and gas taxes

WASHINGTON: The government loves to spend your money. This is accomplished by more taxation and other user fees. The newest 3.5 trillion dollar infrastructure bill includes a “By The Mile Tax”. Those that are driving electric cars, which the government is pushing, will no longer be skirting road taxes you will now have to pay ...

The Car Coach, Dodge Charger, Hellcat

The Car Coach: 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody

The 2021 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody is a “bad-ass” family sedan and the world’s only four-door muscle car. This could be a future collectible as manufacturers move to electric and hybrid platforms this could be the last of a dying breed of internal combustion muscle cars. Powered by a 6.2L high output supercharged ...