First Hand: The Volvo S60

Cars

" Upon arrival at Aberdeen airport, two very established, very male motor journos and I were presented with a shining row of old Volvo estates. We were assigned one that was a year younger than me – an F reg. Thankfully being "

Neo Rod Culture

Cars Culture

" Sometimes as a European, it's hard to empathise with what turns people on about classic hot rods. The history of rise and rise of the stripped down DIY form is so essentially American, you get the feeling to be turned "

Car Crush No.6

Cars

"[gallery link="file" orderby="title"] It must be one of the automotive marketing world's greatest coups. Every week, we've been glimpsing the mechanical beauty that is the gull winged Mercedes SLS coupé by AMG set the pace as the F1 "

MV Agusta

Bikes

" It could be the late surge of summer this September or the rapidly growing awareness of our own mortality here at Influx towers, but we've been seriously thinking of late that it might be the right time to by a "

Sleep With Your Bike

Bikes

" Now, we know how attached our biking brethren can get to their machine. And when you're on a world tour, the bond can get well, a little weird, frankly. So reaching out to this passionate community of bike lovers, the "

Toyota Corolla AE86 Backsliders

Cars

" Stumbled across this interesting little video recently. It seems that the bog standard, straight out of the factory version of the AE86 was always well-disposed to kicking out the tail. Subsequent generations of the obsessed have of course created a "

Conrad Leach

Bikes

" Stumbled across some very nice artwork from London based artist Conrad Leach. Vibrant colours, interesting two wheeled machines feature in the work, which he has exhibited everywhere from Tokyo, LA to Norway and back again. Stay tuned for more on "

Phil Hill, 1961

People

" It's amazing to think, with the current controversy raging about team orders and corporate shenanigans seeping into the noble Scuderia's image, that in the first year of Ferrari's entry into the rear engined, 1500cc Formula One, they were so gentlemanly "

Isdera Commendatore

Cars

" It's not often you meet a car that's a cross between a Mercedes Gullwing CW 311 and a batmobile. But that's what the ridiculously strange and exotic Isdera Commendatore is. With all the subtlety of a rally at Nuremberg and an "

Ducati Elite 200

Bikes

" Sometimes, we just want to share some love. This is the case with these images of the beautiful single-cylindered Ducati from 1960 - the Elite 200cc. Though we wish we could relate what it's like to blast through the hills of "

Inside Out

Cars

" It might be that we're getting old, or spending too much time in inferior cabins of late: but car interiors really seem to matter to us of late. Of course, out favourite interiors are usually direct analogues of our favourite "

Ford Capri

Cars

"[gallery link="file"] Any reader of a certain vintage will hold numerous ideas about the Ford Capri in their minds. If you were of the age that they were marketed in their original guise, you will think of them as "