Category Archives: Smart

Why we own a Smart

Well we weren’t there today but this just shows why I am glad we bought the Smart car. Maybe we can get a group this large one day in Phoenix. 133 cars going down Lombard St in San Francisco on August 17th. It’s fun to drive, fun to own, and fun to hang out with other Smart owners.


Smart upgrade

I spent the weekend upgrading the radio in the Smart. Nothing like working in the garage when it is 112 outside. My fan really helped. Well not really. Go to the Smart page to see more. It was lots of fun to tear the car apart. Wish I could have had a few friends help… Continue Reading

Playing around with TomTom

Just bought a TomTom 920 GPS from Costco, $299.00 (Good deal) Now it’s time to learn everything about it. Two great features are using Google Maps and creating your own POI (Points of Interest) databases. For now I will just show you my POI example. This will let you download all of the Arizona Federal… Continue Reading

Oh No We Didn’t

Well guess what. We bought a Smart car! Yeah probably a silly idea but what the heck. Unless you are Shirley Maclaine you only live once! We participated in the $99 reservation program last year. In December we were able to configure the car we wanted. It arrived in AZ when we were on our… Continue Reading