"We love orange.
And we love the 2002 Tii. And we also love the otherness of the Alpina badge - a twisted version of the workaday beemer brand that always throws a quantum of otherness into the mix.
The 'Touring' "
"In case you missed it earlier this year, ALPINA announced at Goodwood the on-sale date of the fastest production diesel car ever. And like all Alpina Beemers it's got that something special that makes this an eminently desirable machine.
"There's a late-eighties 5-Series Alpina Touring in green with amazingly unique alloys and cream leather interior that I keep seeing cruising around my hometown. I couldn't get the car out of my mind. I'd find myself in idle moments wandering "
"Imagine the most graceful creature on earth. Watch it in your mind as it sways and dances through the summer’s sunshine and the winter’s rains. Every twist and turn is a piece of choreographed wonder. Every glimmer and "
We're huge Honda fans here at Influx. We make no secret of it. We've owned a few Hondas between us over the years, and each vehicle - from monkey bike to Civic estate: has been at heart a passionately engineered, "
"We must be locked into that Glastonbury state of mind.
But in the process of noodling around thinking about car sand rock'n'roll and car culture, we found yet another amazing car owned by a member of The Who.
This Rolls "
"The Concours of Elegance event has just announced its fifth edition.
Including a select list of sixty of the greatest cars on the planet this year’s event, which will be held at Windsor Castle in September, is set to "
"The warm fuzzy feeling you get from sharing is one of those things we all enjoy. Oddly, this sharing business also gives carmakers that same feeling. As over the years, many of them have shared R&D tech by "
"Honda calls the CB1000R a ‘neo sports cafe’. It’s a fresh take on cafe racers, those so very 1960s, Quadrophenia-style rides. This, however, is much more modern and ‘The Matrix’. You can imagine Keanu riding it, bullet-time, in "
"On Thursday 22nd November Influx went Underground.
We didn’t go alone, of course. We were joined by a flood of Influxy types, from car designers and journalists, to design students, insurance personnel and – of course – passionate motoring enthusiasts, we "
"When you think of famous Premier League footballers and their treasure trove of fast and rare cars you don’t tend to think the vehicles they cherish the most might actually be… erm, the humble minivan.
But that’s the "