"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 "
"A few years ago, I was a passenger on a friend's Harley for a long ride through Santa Barbara, California.
There's really something special about being on a motorcycle, you're part of the whole experience in a way you don't "
"In the mid-'90s Lotus launched a car that turned the company around.
A modestly-powered K-series sat behind the driver's seat in a sub-tonne sports car, with a manual ‘box and rear wheel drive, all supported by a sublime aluminium "
"Fear is essential. Fear keeps us from taking on life-threatening activities or endangering ourselves and others. The knowledge that actions have consequences – and knowledge of which consequences are best avoided at all costs – keeps us safe.
Fear keeps us away "