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HJ Pizarro

I am an avid “Automotive Nut” that appreciates vintage vehicles, muscle cars, exotics, and just about anything with wheels. I see automobiles as works of art, formed with great craftsmanship and patience. - “The opinions expressed on this site are my own and do not necessarily represent the views of Endgame360 or Motorbiscuit.”

A folded and unfolded black Swagtron EB5 Pro Electric Bicycle
2 Wheels

The Best Tight-Space Electric Bicycle for under $500 Weighs Only 37 Lbs

People are not as comfortable riding on crowded busses, trains, or carpooling due to the global health crisis. So, many people are finding that the electric bicycle is a great commuting alternative. But, some of the electric bikes are bulky, large, and heavy. However, there is one better suited for the commuter that is affordable …

The word, RECALL, is displayed on a smartphone.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Recall Alert: 3 Million Ford and Mazda Vehicles Over Airbag Concerns

The Takata airbag safety recall has been ongoing for many years. But, it is not over. The NHTSA is recommending Ford recall 3 million more vehicles over airbag concerns.  What’s wrong with the airbags? The original Takata airbag recall was initiated after several injuries and deaths were recorded resulting from the deployment of airbags. After studying the situation, the …

GMC Sierra Denali - the first offering of the Denali line on a heavy-duty GMC pickup truck
Trucks & SUVs

Simple Affordable Pickup Trucks Are Terrible and I Want One

Simple and affordable new pickup trucks have been missing from the automotive landscape for many years. In large part, the consumer rejected them in favor of trucks with many features even the basest trims today. Sadly, the absence of simple and affordable pickup trucks, as terrible as they were, is noticeable to little old me. …

A 40-foot 2017 Sea Ray 400 Sundancer is displayed at the 63rd annual Houston International Boat, Sport and Travel Show
Marine & RVs

Boat Show Season 2021 Begins This Weekend

The 2021 boat show season gets underway this weekend! The calendar of boating shows is pretty full this year, even with the ongoing global health concern. Many boat shows will be outdoors, of course, but some are not. So, ask ahead of a show what precautions are being taken before appearing at the given venue.  …

Women ride electric scooters in Santa Monica, California.
2 Wheels

3 Things You Need To Know Before Buying an Electric Scooter

Electric scooters have seen a little bit of an uptick in sales during the last year’s global health crisis. People have been leery of riding in crowded busses, trains, or carpooling. So, the electric scooter has been getting some attention from consumers. So, what should somebody look for when purchasing their first one? Not all …

The trident badge on the pillar of a 2021 Maserati Levante Trofeo
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Maserati’s Relationship With Ferrari Continues To Die

Maserati is a respected automaker with origins in Italy. The manufacturer has a strong racing background and a strong consumer luxury performance vehicle background. But, for roughly 20 years, the company has been using someone else’s engines, Ferrari’s. That is why Maserati is often referred to as the poor man’s Ferrari. A buyer of the Italian trident-wearing …

The front passenger side of a yellow and white 1979 Ford F-150 Raptor restomod by Sweet Brothers
Trucks & SUVs

1979 Ford F-150 Raptor Pickup Truck Does Exist, Sort of

Old pickup trucks are cool. Modern technology makes them better. At least that is the message sent out by the Sweet Brothers Restomods. They craftily combined a 1979 Ford F-150 pickup truck and a 2014 Ford Raptor to prove their point. So, in essence, a 1979 Ford Raptor does exist, sort of. The age-old question …

The profile of the Magic Bus mobile preschool EV Winnebago
Marine & RVs

Winnebago Built a Magic Bus EV Mobile School RV

Winnebago has a specialty vehicle division. This division takes care of crafting their commercial platforms for clients that require special attention. For example, they prepare a Winnebago RV for use as a food truck, wheelchair-accessible RV, mobile surgical station or dental office, and so on. Recently, they got the opportunity to work together with the …

Used cars at a dealerhip
Tips, Tricks & Trends

How To Prevent Buyer’s Remorse When Buying a Used Car

Buyer’s remorse is a real thing. For those unfamiliar with the terminology, buyer’s remorse is when a consumer acquires a product or service and finds themself regretting their purchase shortly thereafter. This happens in all industries, including car sales. But, when dealing with cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs, buyer’s remorse is a lot more regrettable …

Ken Block jumping his Ford Fiesta
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Ford and Ken Block – Gymkhana Legend – Part Ways

Ken Block has been doing the kind of driving that makes people’s jaws drop. Drifting, rally racing, X-games racing and jumping, precision Gymkhana hooning, and one-off vehicle creation – he has done it all. He has also excelled at all of it. For over 10 years, he has done it with support from Ford Motor …

This is the new logo for GM beginning Monday, January 11, 2021
Tips, Tricks & Trends

GM Changes Its Logo for the First Time in Over 50 Years

For the first time in over 50 years, General Motors is changing its corporate logo. GM has launched a new initiative aimed at electrifying the majority of its automotive platforms. It is not a short term goal. It’s a shift that will permeate projects of the automaker for the rest of its future. To commemorate this bold new direction, …

The Lunar Rover was an electric vehicle (EV).
Hybrids & Electrics

A Deep Dive Into the 50-Year-Old Lunar Rover

For the first time ever, in July 1971, astronauts were able to drive across the surface of the moon. They used the Lunar Rover to accomplish this. The electric vehicle, or EV, would go on to inspire generations of scientists and engineers. That was 50 years ago. So, it is an appropriate time to go back …

A tan 2008 Jeep Commander in the woods
Trucks & SUVs

The Jeep Commander is the 3 Row SUV Jeepers Forgot

The Jeep Grand Cherokee L was revealed today. It is a long-wheelbase version of the Grand Cherokee. That extra length gives room to passengers of the new third row. That’s right! A third-row Jeep exists… again. In fact, other third-row models are coming from the manufacturer soon. But, what has been forgotten is that the …

The black and white electric van called the Toyota APM, Accessible People Mover
Hybrids & Electrics

That Time Toyota Built a Golf Cart

Golf carts can be used for many purposes beyond the golf course. For example, college campuses have used them for security. However, it does not end there. Paramedics have used them at sporting events, and airports have also used them as shuttles. Regardless of their mission, the mobility machines are rarely made by a mainline …

A Porsche Taycan Turbo S on display at an auto show
Hybrids & Electrics

This 8 Million Dollar EV Has Been Around Since the 1970s

Electric cars have been around since the 1800s. But, back then, they were not optimized anywhere near today’s capabilities. Yet, in the 1970s, one outfit decided to make a vehicle meant to traverse unknown territories by using electric propulsion. That electric vehicle, or EV, would be captured on film and go on to capture the …

A view of the driver's front quarter of the Hennessey Venom F5 hypercar

Hennessey Venom F5 to Take on the Nurburgring

Two weeks ago, the Hennessey Venom F5 was officially unveiled to the buying public. The machine boasts impressive numbers as well as impressive design appeal. It is a hypercar like no other. Word at that time was that the machine’s additional performance testing would begin early in the new year. Now, we have word that …

2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody

The Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye Widebody Has More Horsepower Than a Ferrari

The Dodge Challenger is a respected horsepower brute. It is easy to group it with other American muscle cars and forget that its horsepower numbers are astounding. For example, people don’t realize that the Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye Widebody has more horsepower than one of today’s respected Italian exotic cars, the Ferrari 812 Superfast.  A …

The driver's side front quarter of a silver Fisker Ocean electric SUV
Trucks & SUVs

Why is Fisker Teasing Its Electric Pickup Now?

Henrik Fisker, the head of Fisker, Inc., has been a busy person. During 2020 he shopped his all-electric premium SUV around until he found a suitable partner to build. During that time, he also teased that there would be additional vehicles coming to the Fisker lineup. Then, just a little over a week ago, he …

Head-on view of a black custom rat rod sits on copper finished, one-off wheels.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Disproving That a Rat Rod Has To Be Dull

A rat rod is a type of hot rod. Hot rods are put together for speed, handling, exhaust notes, and looks. A rat rod, however, is a little different animal. It is also put together for speed and exhaust notes. But, the handling and the looks aren’t so much a priority. The driving thought, well… …

A red hot rod with yellow flames painted on.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

What Is a Hot Rod?

In the automotive world there are a lot of terms that are tossed around. Many of us don’t realize we do that. But, to people who are car curious, the terms we volley around tend to linger in the air and need defining. One of those often used terms is, hot rod. Why is this …

An RV camper parked on the shore along Kyle of Tongue, shallow sea loch in northwest Highland, Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, UK.
Marine & RVs

An RV Is At The Epicenter of Blast in Nashville

A recreational vehicle is a source of joy for many families. It provides an opportunity to visit the scenic outdoors, but at the same time provide home-like shelter. So, they are made in such a way to make use of every little space. Numerous cabinets, under-bed storage, and under chassis storage are common in most …