Articles by Aaron Widmar

Fascinating New Hot Wheels Book Chronicles Toy Cars’ 50-Year History

Fascinating New Hot Wheels Book Chronicles Toy Cars’ 50-Year History

Few toys have been so integral to childhoods and treasured by collectors…

Tales of Hot Rod Horror: Scary Comic Books for Auto-Enthusiasts

Tales of Hot Rod Horror: Scary Comic Books for Auto-Enthusiasts

During the Halloween season, automotive enthusiasts love to revisit certain classic scary…

Griddly Headz Racing Review: A Head-to-Head NASCAR Brawling Board Game

Griddly Headz Racing Review: A Head-to-Head NASCAR Brawling Board Game

    I’ve seen — and played — a lot of racing…

Death Race: Beyond Anarchy Review – Demented, Unapologetic Grindhouse Fun for Gearheads

Death Race: Beyond Anarchy Review – Demented, Unapologetic Grindhouse Fun for Gearheads

If you’ve not been a fan of the darker, more serious Death…

The Deranged Drivers & Cutthroat Cars of Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

The Deranged Drivers & Cutthroat Cars of Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

The newest Death Race movie has arrived, and with it 11 fearsome…

Our Exclusive Interview With Zach McGowan, Star of Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

Our Exclusive Interview With Zach McGowan, Star of Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

Few people can say they’ve come face-to-face with Frankenstein — the notorious…

Gaudete Games Resurrects Classic DOS Game as Street Rod Card Game

Gaudete Games Resurrects Classic DOS Game as Street Rod Card Game

    Nearly 30 years ago, Street Rod debuted on the Amiga, Commodore 64…

Book Spotlight: ‘Collecting Muscle Car Model Kits’

Book Spotlight: ‘Collecting Muscle Car Model Kits’

As a child, I spent many afternoons helping my dad put together…

Traffic Jam Puzzle Game Is a Great Way to Challenge Your Problem-Solving Skills

Traffic Jam Puzzle Game Is a Great Way to Challenge Your Problem-Solving Skills

I bet you’d agree that one of the worst parts of every…

These “Choose Your Own Adventure” Books for Race Car Fans Are Awesome

These “Choose Your Own Adventure” Books for Race Car Fans Are Awesome

I was a voracious reader growing up and possessed an enthusiasm for…

A Gearhead’s Review of Netflix’s “Buddy Thunderstruck” Show

A Gearhead’s Review of Netflix’s “Buddy Thunderstruck” Show

    Netflix has become known for its adult-oriented shows and movies,…

Review of Top Gear: The Ultimate Car Challenge Board Game

Review of Top Gear: The Ultimate Car Challenge Board Game

    The hit BBC show Top Gear, which puts its humorous…

Beep! Beep! A Fast-Paced Card Game About Avoiding Wildlife on the Road

Beep! Beep! A Fast-Paced Card Game About Avoiding Wildlife on the Road

    Did you ever think that avoiding hitting animals on the…

Raceway 57 Review: Relive the Golden Age of Racing in a Board Game

Raceway 57 Review: Relive the Golden Age of Racing in a Board Game

    In recent years, society has become increasingly taken by a…

Utter Nonsense Review: A Riotous Road Trip Game for Families & Adults

Utter Nonsense Review: A Riotous Road Trip Game for Families & Adults

    With spring on the way, you’re bound to be spending…

BUS: The Tiniest Transportation Game You’ll Ever Play

BUS: The Tiniest Transportation Game You’ll Ever Play

    When you’re on the go and you want to game…

Nitro Dice Review: A Spunky Street Racing Card Game

Nitro Dice Review: A Spunky Street Racing Card Game

    Not all motorsports are posh, high-class endeavors like rich sponsors would…

Road Rally USA Board Game Review: Balancing Speed with Strategy

Road Rally USA Board Game Review: Balancing Speed with Strategy

      As stories like Death Race 2000 have proven, not…

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