Alex Palmeri

Alex Palmeri graduated with an Associates in Automotive Technology and started his career with Mercedes-Benz as an apprentice and shortly after a Master Technician. Currently Alex works as shop foreman in a large fleet repair facility.

Aside from writing his automotive passion is very diverse. Alex’s car collection consists of a 1000 Horsepower 2001 Trans Am Ws6, a 500 horsepower 2003 Mercedes E55 AMG and of all things 2013 Chevy volt. Alex has a YouTube channel “LegitstreetCars” and has had an article on one of videos published in AutoTrader.


This engine tear down video is the coolest thing you'll see today Gearhead This engine tear down video is the coolest thing you'll see today , 8:58am, August 16
The fastest RWD car in the half mile is now a twin turbo Dodge Viper Racing The fastest RWD car in the half mile is now a twin turbo Dodge Viper , 8:54am, August 16
This thief steals a Wrangler but leaves a Nissan Rogue in its place. Good Guy Bad Guy This thief steals a Wrangler but leaves a Nissan Rogue in its place. , 9:51am, August 15
The Chinese want a piece of Detroit as they make offers on FCA. Grab Bag The Chinese want a piece of Detroit as they make offers on FCA. , 9:34pm, August 14
To buy or to lease, that is the question. Grab Bag To buy or to lease, that is the question. , 10:39pm, August 11
The 6th Gen Camaro SS may be getting cheaper -- but not that much Sports Car The 6th Gen Camaro SS may be getting cheaper -- but not that much , 10:27pm, August 11
How far can you go on empty? Gearhead How far can you go on empty? , 4:13pm, August 11
Mercedes AMG modifications don't always have to be expensive alt_driver Originals Mercedes AMG modifications don't always have to be expensive , 11:36am, August 11
A 19 year old driver took an unusual path to the top series in NASCAR Racing A 19 year old driver took an unusual path to the top series in NASCAR , 11:02am, August 10
Toyota needs to keep it up to have Cup playoff success. Racing Toyota needs to keep it up to have Cup playoff success. , 10:29am, August 10
Buying these heavily depreciated cars will make you look rich! Grab Bag Buying these heavily depreciated cars will make you look rich! , 9:03am, August 10
Hendrick introduces William Byron, who makes his first public comments Racing Hendrick introduces William Byron, who makes his first public comments , 11:05am, August 9
Autonomous van was actually being driven by a guy in a seat costume Grab Bag Autonomous van was actually being driven by a guy in a seat costume , 8:34am, August 9
The 707 HP Jeep Trackhawk is coming, but its going to cost you. Grab Bag The 707 HP Jeep Trackhawk is coming, but its going to cost you. , 8:31am, August 9
Back in 1969, the Plymouth Barracuda was a smoldering hot car Classics Back in 1969, the Plymouth Barracuda was a smoldering hot car , 10:08am, August 8
Cops say man flees a car wreck and leaves behind pregnant girlfriend Crash & Burn Cops say man flees a car wreck and leaves behind pregnant girlfriend , 10:02am, August 8
402,000 mile Mercedes E55 AMG gets its revenge on the dyno alt_driver Originals 402,000 mile Mercedes E55 AMG gets its revenge on the dyno , 9:24am, August 7
Accident leave's family trapped as car is held up by a power line Crash & Burn Accident leave's family trapped as car is held up by a power line , 11:23am, August 5
A 1969 Charger with the guts of a Hellcat is match made in car heaven A 1969 Charger with the guts of a Hellcat is match made in car heaven , 9:40am, August 4
Here's what happens when a NASCAR stock car goes to a half mile event Racing Here's what happens when a NASCAR stock car goes to a half mile event , 9:35am, August 4
Dodge applied for a patent that could hint at what’s to come after the Demon Sports Car Dodge applied for a patent that could hint at what’s to come after the Demon , 1:30am, August 3
A premier racing series requires premier carbon-fiber Champagne Racing A premier racing series requires premier carbon-fiber Champagne , 10:55am, August 2
Dumbest thief in the world steals Ford GT40 Replica and tries to hide it in plain site Good Guy Bad Guy Dumbest thief in the world steals Ford GT40 Replica and tries to hide it in plain site , 10:08am, August 2
Monster truck freestyles and flips with the sheer grace of a ballerina Insane Stunts Monster truck freestyles and flips with the sheer grace of a ballerina , 11:45pm, July 31
Say goodbye to two of the best Cadillacs currently on sale Grab Bag Say goodbye to two of the best Cadillacs currently on sale , 11:28am, July 29
We tested the “Stealership” myth with a high mileage Mercedes alt_driver Originals We tested the “Stealership” myth with a high mileage Mercedes , 11:14am, July 29
This is the world’s first ZL1 to break the 1,000 HP barrier Gearhead This is the world’s first ZL1 to break the 1,000 HP barrier , 10:51am, July 29
One driver found out why Tesla’s autopilot is still not considered a finished product Crash & Burn One driver found out why Tesla’s autopilot is still not considered a finished product , 10:12am, July 28
One company is solely dedicated to doing retro-modern SUVs right Classics One company is solely dedicated to doing retro-modern SUVs right , 11:43am, July 27
A Snapchat filter showing your car’s speed was always a recipe for disaster Good Guy Bad Guy A Snapchat filter showing your car’s speed was always a recipe for disaster , 11:19am, July 27