Luxury Cars

How to Drive in Heavy Rain: Very Carefully!

When it rains, it pours. Yes, we like to be masters of the OBVIOUS! Sometimes you just get caught in the rain while driving. It happens. When you do, here are some things to keep in mind: 1. Slow down! Check the speed limit where you are and stay close to it, if not below [...]

Spring Brunch Drive: Food, Fun, and Ferraris!

For car enthusiasts, Spring is the “official” start of the “driving season”. If you live in a warm-weather state such as California, Florida, Arizona, etc, the driving season is year-round, so this rule need not apply to your situation. Lucky you! So what do you do if Spring is upon you, the weather is clear, [...]

2012 Mercedes SLS AMG Roadster: The Perfect Doctor’s Car?

Let’s admit it. There are many physicians who drive some version of a Mercedes back and forth to work, whether it’s a classic Mercedes 4-door sedan (C-Class, E-Class, S-Class); a sportier 2-door coupe or roadster/convertible (CL-Class, SLK-Class, SL-Class); the ubiquitous “off-road” family grocery-getter/hauler SUVs (G-Class, GL-Class, GLK-Class, M-Class); or even the “environmentally-friendly” hybrid versions (CLS-Class, [...]

A Car Enthusiast’s Tradition: Cars and Coffee

All doctors are familiar with having to wake up in the wee hours of the morning. After all, you did it in college (cramming for those tests); you did it in medical school (cramming for those tests); you did it in residency (ANOTHER admission from the ER!); and if you’re still in practice, you probably [...]

BMW: Makers of “The Ultimate Driving Machine”

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG . If you are a car enthusiast, you are familiar with this company. Translated into English, maybe you’ve heard of Bavarian Motor Works, also known simply as BMW, the German automobile and motorcycle manufacturer known for producing some of the best driving cars in the world…i.e. makers of “The Ultimate Driving [...]

CarScrubs.com’s 2011 Video Highlights: Happy New Year to All!

As we celebrate the 1-year anniversary of CarScrubs.com, our team would like to wish everyone a safe, healthy, and happy holiday and New Year in 2012! We’d like to thank all of you for visiting our site (and hopefully staying for the long-term!), helping our site grow, and we hope you find this place a [...]

Keeping Your Car Healthy: Scheduled Maintenance

As a physician, you understand the importance of routine health maintenance. Well, the same principle applies to keeping your favorite car healthy. Adhering to the proper maintenance intervals for your car helps ensure miles of smiles for your vehicle, whether it’s your daily driver, your family cruiser, your heavy-duty hauler, or your weekend toy(s). Cars [...]

Dinner and a movie?…scratch that. How about a drive, dinner, and some belly dancing!

As a busy physician, you need time to “unwind” from the stress, right? Well, on those rare occasions when you have some time to enjoy life, what better way to relieve stress than by sharing a drive with other car enthusiasts, combined with some dinner and dancing? Imagine a gathering of 35 or so car [...]

CarScrubs Review: BMW 335i with Eisenmann Race Exhaust

There are certain things that just go hand in hand: cookies and cream, apple pie and ice cream, peas and carrots, football and tailgaiting, green eggs and ham, BMW and Eisenmann exhausts…wait, what was that again? Yes, BMW and Eisenmann. A match made in heaven. Both are German companies. Both deliver outstanding performance in their [...]

2011 Audi A8 sedan: Yes, you can drive this car to the hospital

If you’ve been watching TV lately, you may have noticed that Audihas been aggressively promoting their new flagship A8 luxury sedan everywhere, including a high-profile commercial during the Super Bowl, sponsoring the mega sports network ESPN, and even working their new car into the spotlight of the TV show Selling New York (on HGTV). So [...]