"Pics courtesy RM Auctions
Ever since we saw this, we have been obsessed.
This 250GT Ferrari spider, which was apparently rebodied by Carrozeria Fantuzzi in 1965, is possibly the most beautiful car we have ever laid our peepers upon.
It's not "
"Until this afternoon we didn't even know that Zagato had ever worked with Volvo.
But it happened. In 1971 this low-nosed, light steeled 2+2 appeared, looking like a vaguely Nordic, possibly speedy hearse.
The lines evoke for us something cinematic and of "
We at influx towers have always aspired to do proper off road adventure one day. There's something about the untrammelled feeling of freedom that comes with busting free from the rules and regulations of the highway. It's a different, primal "
It might look a litttle fat and bloated, and it might have had enough Citroen bits and pieces to put off the purists, but Maserati's Giugiaro-styled Bora from seventies is about as dialled-in a period piece as you could possibly "
We've noted elsewhere how we missed out on the automotive opportunity of a lifetime when we neglected to purchase a neglected Alpine 310 from a local country lane.
The burn of the memory of a missed opportunity is especially piquant when "
"They call it an outlaw. And that's why we like it. But it has nothing to do with legality. It has everything to do with orthodoxy.
When the concours-fetishists denigrate cars who don't take originality to be the quintessence of "
For some reason we missed this when it was released. Celebrating the beautiful classic that was the Berlinette - this outrageous, Veyronesque take on the Alpine 110 for a new century stikes us as French as Truffaut.
"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 "
"Dave from Triumph UK delivered the Speed Triple and said: “ You’ll have a lot of fun on this.”
I smiled a knowing smile. The day was beautiful, crisp, sunny and clear blue skies. A biking day, and I knew "
"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 "
"I’ve been watching you. Watching and waiting, patiently preparing to finally have my say on who’s worse – the Northerners or the Southerners. As all of us Brits know, we’re a nation split horizontally across the middle between "