Articles by Aaron Widmar

A Timeline of Tires: My Father’s Life Chronicled Through His Cars

A Timeline of Tires: My Father’s Life Chronicled Through His Cars

The more closely you examine your life, the more you’ll realize how…

Review: Championship Formula Racing Replicates F1 Driver Challenges

Review: Championship Formula Racing Replicates F1 Driver Challenges

Driving a race car involves much more skill than just the random…

Review of Govee Car Interior Lights: Colorful, Affordable LED Strip Lights

Review of Govee Car Interior Lights: Colorful, Affordable LED Strip Lights

When I was a teenager, I often saw other people’s cars tricked…

This Husband-Wife Team  Turns Old Car Parts into Decor You Can Buy

This Husband-Wife Team Turns Old Car Parts into Decor You Can Buy

Cars don’t have to die when they reach the end of the…

Memories of Building Model Cars: An Enthusiast Recounts His Childhood Hobby

Memories of Building Model Cars: An Enthusiast Recounts His Childhood Hobby

Even before they’re old enough to drive, some people are mesmerized by…

Getaway Driver Review: A Rousing  Homage to Cinematic Car Chases

Getaway Driver Review: A Rousing Homage to Cinematic Car Chases

The vast majority of automotive-themed board games fall under one of two…

No Exit Game Review: An Attractive Ride with Unfulfilled Potential

No Exit Game Review: An Attractive Ride with Unfulfilled Potential

I love automotive-themed games I can play with my family. My parents…

KOR: Keep on Rollin’ Dice Game Review

KOR: Keep on Rollin’ Dice Game Review

I love sitting around the dinner table with my family after a…

Road Hog: Rule the Road Board Game Makes Traffic Fun

Road Hog: Rule the Road Board Game Makes Traffic Fun

    Sitting in rush hour traffic is the worst part of…

Pedal to the Plastic: LEGO Racers Super Speedway Game Review

Pedal to the Plastic: LEGO Racers Super Speedway Game Review

If you entered my room when I was a child, you’d have…

Review: Moso Natural Air Purifying Bag Absorbs Nasty Car Smells

Review: Moso Natural Air Purifying Bag Absorbs Nasty Car Smells

    It’s impossible to maintain that “new car smell” forever. Eventually,…

Formula De Review: Thoughts on the Celebrated Racing Board Game

Formula De Review: Thoughts on the Celebrated Racing Board Game

    Many automotive racing board games have topped dining room tables…

An Appreciation of Slot Car Racing: Plastic Tracks & Mini Motors

An Appreciation of Slot Car Racing: Plastic Tracks & Mini Motors

As the son of a die-hard car fan, I spent many nights…

Currently on Kickstarter: Rallyman GT Resurrects Acclaimed Rally Racing Board Game

Currently on Kickstarter: Rallyman GT Resurrects Acclaimed Rally Racing Board Game

Of the dozens upon dozens of motorsports board games that have graced…

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…

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