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Thom Taylor

Designer-turned-writer Thom Taylor is a veteran of many magazines and website articles, writing eight books about automobile design, car culture, and automotive history. He and his wife have two kids, two dogs, and no SUVs.

Volkswagen Passat seen at the New York International Auto Show
Sedans & Coupes

Volkswagen Just Killed The Passat In The US

Following through on its plans to electrify everything Volkswagen just announced it killed the Passat in the US. The Chattanooga, Tennessee-built Passat won’t be built by 2023. With how other companies have shortened their plans for electrification the Passat may not last until then.  The all-electric ID.4, Atlas, and Atlas Cross will replace Passat production …

A man pulling money from his wallet
Tips, Tricks & Trends

7 Caught Stealing Millions In COVID Relief: Buying Lamborghini, Porsche, and More

The Justice Department has charged seven people with fraudulently applying for COVID relief funds from the government totaling millions of dollars. They stole the funds to purchase a Lamborghini, a Porsche, other luxury items, and property. Federal authorities say the suspects lived in both Texas and Illinois. Charges also include wire fraud, conspiracy to commit …