Ramblings about my first visit to the Auto Expo

Bucket list item number 33: “Visit the Auto Expo” " Check.

It took me 22 years and a job at an automotive magazine to get me there, but I made it. Did it go just as I’d imagined it would, all these years? Well, yes and no. I’d always hoped it would be a relaxed environment where I could waltz around and ogle all the Mercedes’ and Audis and BMWs to the point that it got creepy. But boy, was I in for a surprise! Relaxed? Ha! That’s a word that hadn’t even crossed my mind when I was at the Expo. To be fair though, I was warned...