"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 last time someone won a Grand Prix at the Jarama race track in Madrid, it was Gilles Villeneuve.
Ironically, it was a race won at the slowest speed, as Villeneuve — driving the truck-like Ferrari 126C — had to use every "
"The K1600 B isn’t like most cruisers; it isn’t even like most BMWs. Among the 35,000 visitors that have descended upon the picturesque town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen for annual BMW Motorrad Days, the black bagger garners plenty of attention as "
"Technical drawings have always allowed those unlikely to get their hands into the oily innards of a race car to get a look at what goes where, and does what.
We had a quick chat with technical illustrator Roy Scorer "
"Ever owned something you just know you can never sell?
When it comes to motorbikes, these people know them like the back of their hand. A back of hand they've spent thirty years staring at, as they twist an oh-so-familiar "