"Photos courtesy RM Auctions
It's been sunny. It's been miserable. Typical England.
June, contrary to the discourse on summertime here in the northern hemisphere, is very often very wet and grey in these islands.
So it was with the drizzle "
"Images via RM Auctions
We know we're repeating ourselves a little here but please just take a look at this 1955 Maserati A6G/2000 Spyder Zagato. For us, it is the definition of mechanical beauty.
The fact that it's being offered "
"Anyone out there sick of this sodden winter?
Well, we are. And nothing cheers us up and makes us dream of better light and balmier days than a car like this amazing little mini moke. It's for auction at RM, "
There’s been a lot of spooky stuff written over the half century that has passed since James Dean’s fatal car crash. Whichever way you choose to look at the glamorous cult of death surrounding the star of Rebel "
"This festival malarky has gone a little bonkers.
And none more so than Ferris Fest. Yes, this is a gathering dedicated the unlikely cult of the 1986 teen film by John Hughes, Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
Or is it that unlikely?
When Porsche released official pics of its new lightweight champion this morning, they bound to point out that the Boxster Spyder always be driven, loved, cooed-over with the top down.
Because like a great Hollywood leading man "
"OK, in a month when we've been fetishising old Land Rovers it's worth mentioning that other off-roaders are available.
And Toyota's totemic Land Cruiser brand, as well as Nissan's boxy patrol contender, contain in their number some of the most "
"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 "
"It wasn’t any of his five world titles.
It wasn’t having a statue of himself unveiled in his hometown of Tranas. Nor was it having his sport’s World Cup trophy named after him.
Those incredible accolades may "
"Half a century separates two memorable drives in Minis old and new. Same driver, same exuberant enthusiasm.
Strapped into the driving seat of a bright red MINI Cooper S is someone whose driving credentials far exceed those of his contemporaries. "
"The Land of the Morning Calm's size makes driving a viable option. Cars can be hired at Incheon International Airport and via hotels in Seoul. But we didn’t need to rent one because the whole point of our visit "