Ferrari’s 1967 Can-Am Beauty

Cars

"[gallery link="file" orderby="title"]The Canadian-American challenge was a spectacular formula. Running from 1966 until the oil crisis of '74 scuppered the fun, there were no limits on engine size, aerodynamics or aspiration.Along with Group B rally, which came "

Las Vegas Car Culture, 1958

Cars Culture

"Regular Influx devotees will realise that we spend a righteous amount of time scouring the World Wide Web for vintage images that reflect car culture down the ages in order to share their beauty.It's an addictive, time-consuming pursuit but "

The Art of the Car (dboard)

Cars Culture

"[gallery link="file" orderby="title"]Italy-based British artist Chris Gilmour has to be one of the most meticulous cardboard engineers in the world.His renderings of everything from a ’32 Ford Hotrod to the classic Cinquecento – and from a Vespa scooter "

Crowd Sourced Cars?

Cars

"It has worked for software and t-shirts, but could 'crowd sourcing' work for something as tangible as a motor car?Massachusetts based enterprise Local Motors would certainly like us to think so.In case you've never heard of it before "

See the Toyota FT-86 at Geneva

Cars

"It's comfornting to know that there's a new hot launch on the way that's not either stratospheric and ridiculous (think Aston 177, or Lexus LFA) or pious and overly eco-righteous (think almost everything else).Next month's Geneva salon may contain more "

CSL Heaven

Cars

"Talk about a green car. Every now and then we like to post pictures that make you fall in love with the idea of moving fast along a well-tarmaced road. The CSL is the epitome of cool German design.Lightweight, "

Style Matters

Culture

"[gallery link="file" orderby="title"]Fashion is at once the most vacuous and the most vital, ever-changing cultural force. And rather than being all about handbags, high heels, sharp suits and frilly frocks, the amorphous animal that is fashion applies "

Signs of the Times

Cars

"There’s a good reason why DCI Gene Hunt drives the cars he does in Life on Mars and Ashes to Ashes. Few things scream seventies louder than a golden-brown Mark III Ford Cortina, or eighties louder than a red "

Atéliers Ruby

Culture

"First there’s the price: £425 for a plain colour, rising to as much as £600 for a pattern and more for a limited edition. The price may be a shock, but Ruby have elevated helmet design and manufacture beyond pure safety, "

Steve McQueen: The Power of Style

People

"The blogosphere is awash with paens to Steve McQueen as an icon of cool. Why is Steve McQueen such an important figurehead for (mostly) blokes who like cars and motorbikes. It can't be just about how good he looked, can "

Chanel’s Fiole Concept

Cars Culture

"If ever a car project demonstrated the linkage between the way a fashion designer interprets a brief and the way a car designer images a new project, then The Chanel Fiole is it.Unveiled in early  2009 the Fiole was a "

Scooterists Forever!

Bikes

"-Lemmy of Motorhead famously referred to them as ‘hairdryers.’ To him and his ilk, they are whining little machines whose performance an attitude are a joke compared to the brawn and substance of the classic piece of English Iron.Hundreds "

Nudie Cohn Rocks!

People

"Well, he may have made the kicking-est Country and Western suits this side of the Rockies, but we really dig the way Nudie Cohn kitted out his Caddies in appropriate style.Known for dressing luminaries such as Elvis Presley and "