"Have you ever fantasised about a MOONROD?
You are not alone.
This week we stumbled upon a beautiful rendering. The moonrod is a perfect vehicle for ripping up the unregulated lunar landscape.
MOONROD is a hopped up, tricked-out version of "
Having been a small infant at the brief, fleeting years of the Apollo space programme, the moon landings are a hazy physical memory for me, but an object of passionate interest. So when one stumbles on some archive material related to Lunar Rovers, Corvettes and moonshots, it’s bound to take my notice.
"He was the young athletic one, was Apollo.
He jumped in his chariot every morning and dragged the sun across the sky to give us the day.
Well we're no astrophysicists here but if you’re looking for something with "
Cars don't come much more iconic than the Beetle. Love em or hate em, no automobile has represented the ideals of everyman motoring more than the original "peoples car".
"The entry in the Los Angeles Times on June 6th 1987 read thus:
“Dean Moon, a drag racing pioneer and speed equipment manufacturer from Whittier, died Thursday at the La Hambra Convalescent Hospital of complications of a lengthy illness. He was 60.”
In case you’ve been buried under a rock these past years, you can’t help have noticed that there’s a real Hot Rod revival going on, with vintage events cropping up all over the place.
Core festivals like "
"George Barris was one of the original individuals who created the Kustom car and hot rod revolution in postwar America. Born in Chicago in 1928, it was in California that the Barris flair for futuristic tweaks and the unbounded imagination that "
"The Austin Allegro. Forever derided and an almost permanent squatter in any ‘Britain’s Worst Car’ list. 2018 marks the Allegro’s 45th birthday, so perhaps the time has come for a re-evaluation. A drive in a showroom-fresh Allegro may help "
"Our FOCUS for this edition is Tom Bing.
If you got a 'U' in A-Level photography you'd probably think twice about your ability behind a lens. We're glad Tom Bing wasn't put off by that minor blip...
Influx: How did "
"We chat to Auto Finesse’s head honcho James Batty. Here’s the story so far:
Danni Bagnall: Hey James – thanks for your time! For those that don’t know, what is Auto Finesse?
James Batty: No worries at all. "
"If you’re in the market for a small city EV but are put off by the somewhat ‘rubbish’ nature of them all, now there is another way.
This is the Fiat 500 Electric and beneath that achingly cool retro bodywork "