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MV Agusta Museum

Bikes Culture

"One of the first names that would come to mind when you think of sports bikes would be MV Agusta, and visiting the museum, a few kilometres from Milan Malpensa airport, where MV Agusta was born, I’ve learned why "

Rolls Royce Phantom

Cars Culture

"The phantom is a beautiful haunting, a ghost that shimmers and glistens as it winds down lonely roads and climbs unscalable heights. A trailblazing myth that soars through the skies, and transcends each dimension. There are no barriers, no limits, "

IndyCar 2018

Cars Culture

"Approaching the ISM Raceway in Phoenix, USA, is like approaching a moonbase. The road is as straight a ribbon of blacktop as an ironed liquorice chew, and fires you directly at an imposing ring of rust-coloured mountains. Across open desert "

Gas turbine cars: an ill wind?

Cars Culture

"The vast majority of cars on our roads are powered by piston-engined internal combustion engines. A gas turbine, however, has no pistons. Instead, air is compressed and fed into a combustion chamber, into which fuel is sprayed. The fuel/air "

Brembo brakes

Culture

"What do the winners of the Dakar, the F1 championship and the WRC have in common? The brakes. They are all designed, produced and supplied by Brembo Brakes, the Italian multinational worldwide leader of braking systems. How many of you "

PitStop – Morgan B&B

Cars Culture

"Hotels are like restaurant food. You can go for the McBurger end of the market: cheap, easily available and utterly flavourless. You wake up in a bed identical to those stocked by equivalent outlets all across the world, with a "

Remembering the Morris Marina

Cars Culture

"My dad had a sky-blue Marina estate. No doubt it went to the crusher years ago, but I still remember its registration – CNG 453T. It was a 1.3-litre series three model, built in 1979 and bought from Mann Egerton (remember them?) "

Visiting Monza

Culture

"A holy site is a place of significant meaning to those who adhere to a particular religion. They are, more often than not, places that people from all over the world travel to to feel closer to their beliefs, pay "

McQueen’s Triumph

Bikes Culture

"It's one of the iconic partnerships in cinema history - Steve McQueen and the Triumph TR6R. There's a value in nostalgia that no amount of engineering, testing, marketing or endorsement can mimic. It's the reason a perfect replica of "

Tanks a lot

Culture

"Tanks were built for one purpose - to help win wars. Being designed to do so, however, has inadvertantly left them with an attraction they never intended - the thrill of driving one. Even seeing one is a spectacle, although "

Ex Military – The Machine of War

Culture

"Some people make it their mission to ensure our history doesn’t just become a thing of the past. Because so much has been given and so much has been lost it’s their goal to make each generation aware "