The only thing on television this weekend was Hurricane Irene coverage, at least on the East Coast, effectively blacking out or canceling the preseason football games I wanted to watch all week. This meant I could scour the web searching for noteworthy bits of information and links you might have missed.
-If you were too busy watching the MTV VMA’s (shame on you) instead of Top Gear, here’s what you missed. [link]
-August auto sales are expected to decline after Hurricane Irene damaged dealer inventories. [link]
-A Tumblr blog called Unsloppy Seconds features used cars and trucks for sale from around the web. [link]
-We spotted this Honda Civic parked in Brooklyn with a heavy-duty a steel lock attached to the trunk. [link]
-SAAB will be a no-show at this year’s Frankfurt Auto Show because they’re too broke. [link]