Car Talk listener Walt Webert coins a new phrase.
#1006: A Gassy Dog and a Heated Car
Original Air Date: 02.06.2010
No new puzzler this week. Find out!
Grandma comes into the shop with her aging Lincoln Town Car complaining of reduced mileage and a rough engine. Immediately after learning she drives on dirt roads, Manny diagnoses the problem. What did he learn?
The word is "Subris"-- Subaru + Hubris. Will our listeners suggest other, new automotively-inspired vocabulary?