"All classic machinery immediately offers two things; a glimpse into yesteryear and the chance to submerge yourself into escapism.
As a non-American, the allure of American metal stems from growing up watching US hit TV shows and movies. It didn’"
So Influx is here in the Maritime, breezy - bright Canadian province that is Nova Scotia, avoiding bears, cougars and spotting a lot of strange vehicular creatures along the way.
Among them, and not the least interesting of these beasts "
Wether or not you like the classic American muscle car - all heavily burbling hemis, bold stripes, murderous visages and redneck steez- you have to admire the audacity of their creators.
Heavy Detroit-wrought steel kept the blue collar masses of "
The American muscle car: whether you worship the road that they tear up or turn your nose up at their raw, unrefined power - deep down everyone harbours a secret desire to own one. A Dodge Charger "
"For the epitome of modern American Muscle you need look no further than the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.
There are a brace of these beasts caged in dark steel containers fast approaching our shores as we go to press. Their "
These pics of the homologation special from Dodge in 1969 really evokes the difference in approach to car design and marketing over these last forty years. The Dodge was an extreme machine, but still (almost) accessible.
Race specials of our current "
The American Motor Company, which came up with the highly attractive AMX GT concept in 1968, the shooting brake-style lines of which informed a generation of nearly-classic, never-quite-made-it American motors, was always troubled company. Why? It tried to bring innovative concepts "
"My sister was delivered by VW Beetle. Or at least, a German midwife, who happened to live up the street from us. Her identity is for me completely merged with that car. And that’s the thing about the VW "
"Commuting using public transport is becoming a real issue with ever-increasing costs, increasing delays and the overcrowding to contend with. The same can apply to using your own car to commute into cities. The Xciting 400 from Kymco offers a superb "
"As with any fashion, trends in the scene change quicker than most blokes change their underpants (no, turning them inside-out doesn’t count as ‘fresh’) and as we’re around halfway through the 2019 show season it was high time we "