"Phillip Glass loved his BMW motorcycles.
Whether there's a musical metaphor in there we don't know – but it emerged yesterday that the post-modernist composer and musician spent a lot of time on the back of an R69 BMW, which he "
"In August last year the world lost one of its great thinkers in the neurologist Oliver Sacks.
He was well known for his insightful and best-selling books, for being the real-life version of the character played by De Niro in "
"Anyone that read Neil Young’s much lauded first memoir Waging Heavy Peace will know that he is a serious petrolhead.
While Heavy Peace has much to say about the many and various motors that Young has owned and run "
If you're not particularly into down tempo pop music of an R&B pursuasion you might want to watch this video with the sound turned down.
If like us however, you love the retro-futuristic cool of Honda's NSX and "
OK we’re on a mission. It’s a geeky, music and car obsessed mission. The mission is to find the coolest album cover ever that has a car on the cover. There are of course absolutely thousands of artists "
Shout out to the guys over at Bike Exif for these brilliant renders from Russian designer Mikhail Smolyanov.
Ranging from Phillip K Dick stype futurism to the Neo-Retro avaiation-automotive crossover, there's something charcateristically russian about the designs.
We reckon Smolyanov "
A neighbour of mine used to own one of these beauties. There's something amazingly sculptural about the curvature of the glass in the rear three-quarter that made me sigh.
Never having been a particular Mercedes fetishist, the way this coupé "
"The Mazda K360 truck may not look very evolutionary at first glance. But look beyond the lack of wheels, and you’ll find a smartly designed tiny truck that offered reliable (and dry!) transportation to the masses. It also influenced "
"There are famous explorers and adventurers we have all heard of, and we know their conquests and trips. Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Sir Edmund Hillary and Sir Michael Palin to name some, and when asked about their exploits and why they "
"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 "
"The prospect of loading up a motorcycle and heading off to explore the world is something every bike has thought about at some point.
Seeing the world on two wheels is an entirely different experience than doing so by car. "