"For me, this 1973 911 RS Lightweight represents the essence of Porsche.It was 1973. Porsche had achieved unheard-of dominance at Le Mans. There was an oil crisis that meant that sports cars were required to be fleet footed and stripped down. They "
" Los Angeles weaves a strange magic.You arrive at night. The Atlantic Ocean and the massive continent of America has slipped under your keel these last ten hours. The LA megalopolis appears as a vast patchwork blanket of light set "
"All classic machinery immediately offers two things; a glimpse into yesteryear and the chance to submerge yourself into escapism.As a non-American, the allure of American metal stems from growing up watching US hit TV shows and movies. It didn’"
"For the epitome of modern American Muscle you need look no further than the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.There are a brace of these beasts caged in dark steel containers fast approaching our shores as we go to press. Their "
"In his design for cars as in his design for life William L Mitchell strove hard for two things: style and power.He was a General Motors design legend who was responsible for over 70 million production cars and some of "
"On May 29 The Goob is due to hit cinemas.What is the Goob? Not sure. We haven't seen the film yet.But director Guy Myhill has assembled a cast of little known, striking looking actors and has focussed on our "
"I've always wondered why you don't see many customised Ducati Monsters.They've always seemed to me a worthy custom platform – though my altogether absent mechanical skills doesn't make me the best commentator on anything technical.But when I stumbled across "
"It was six years ago this April we lost that great writer, thinker and mythologist of the near future, J.G. Ballard.Ballard had a complex relationship with the automobile. You can see this most famously in his 1973 novel Crash, "
"In our feature article ‘The Quiet Collaborator’ (Influx April Edition) we refer to the Saab 90 as a classic of the Oeuvre, and so it was.But when you close your eyes and picture the perfect Saab, the Classic Saab, we’"
"We're currently a bit obsessed by this strange, beautiful creature.If you look at it a little more sideways askance - it brings to mind the ride of a generic baddie in a Hollywood TV movie. Look at it. Can't "
"Phillip Glass loved his BMW motorcycles. Whether there's a musical metaphor in there we don't know – but it emerged yesterday that the post-modernist composer and musician spent a lot of time on the back of an R69 BMW, which he "
"Paul Newman was a Hollywood actor. But he was also racing driver.Many of you will have known that.But it might be a shock to discover that, from the time he first piloted a racing car in his mid "
"The other day, we picked up a copy of Julian Cope's debut Novel 131.If you've never heard of the freakoid musical visionary and former frontman of postpunk combo 'The Teardrop Explodes', Julian Cope (below) strides like the proverbial colossus across "