Methanol & Dirt

Bikes People

"The National Speedway Museum at Broxbourne is a surprising place. Set within Paradise Wildlife Park, a colourful animal sanctuary and family entertainment centre in the pretty countryside of Hertfordshire, there’s little to hint at the textured treasure trove that "

The death of the pop-up headlight

Culture

"If you’re a petrol head, chances are you’ve thought or even said this phrase aloud: “bring back the pop-up headlight!”. So why do die-hard car fans appreciate the pop-up headlight-form so much? I can only speak for myself, "

Teenage dream – Max Cotton

People

"Let’s face facts: no-one can look back at being 13 with pride. Whether it was knuckling down to Year 8 Geography homework, mooning over our latest crush or getting really into a band, pretty much all of us spent that first "

Influx Calendar – January

Cars

"In November 2018 we launched our 2019 Influx calendar - an exclusive look at some iconic car designs for those who attended the show.  January 2019 sees the incredible Porsche 911 adorn our walls, a car chosen as a true icon of vehicle design. "

Influx Social

Studio 434: A car collection that’s just the ticket

"A 1955 Morris Minor and a 1968 Jensen Interceptor FF may seem odd bedfellows, but this pair or British classics kicked off Rodger Dudding’s very extensive car collection. Dudding, creator of the familiar Lonsto automated ticketing machine system used in supermarkets "

Evolution E-Types

"Evolution E-Types has launched an exclusive behind the scenes interview with the Evolution creator Uryk Dmyterko ahead of their showcase at the forthcoming London Classic Car Show at the Excel 14-17 February. In the video, Dmyterko explains how a combination "

Aston Martin Lagonda

"Stephen Archer talks to us about the Aston Martin Lagonda 1976-1990 The wedge Lagonda has always divided opinion for its outlandish, elongated looks and for, well, being not very Aston like. So, let’s just call it a Lagonda, after "

Ferrari 550 Breadvan

Cars Culture

"In 1962 a very swift breadvan competed at Le Mans. It was unofficial in many ways. It wasn't raced by Ferrari, the company which built the 250 GT on which it was based, and it wasn't actually called a breadvan by the "

Homologation Specials

Cars

"When standard ‘road-going’ spec isn’t enough… The act of homologating a car is a scarce thing in modern racing. Back in the day though, it was a carmakers way of entering a motorsports series while giving designers and engineers "

Daddy Cool

People Culture

"The 2017 drag racing season was bittersweet for the Daddy Cool family drag racing team. The year began with drag racer Dave “Sag” Southworth in hospital and diagnosed with terminal biliary duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma). Knowing he had one more summer left, "