"The latest Land Rover Defender is just the latest in a long line that can trace a direct descent from the original Series 1 designed by Maurice & Spencer Wilks way back in 1947. Although some things have changed a lot over the "
"Legend has it that on the tomb of that great defender of the British Isles is carved the inscription:
“Here lies Arthur, King Once and King to be.”
It’s the lament of a nation unwilling to let go. Unwilling "
"In 1974, Robert Pirsig finally published Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. It had been rejected 121 times.
It’s a classic of hip literature, though at the surface it seems pretty square. The book was not really about Zen Buddhism, "
"There is one word that summarises the appeal of Land Rover's Defender: Simplicity.
It might be that this straightforwardness of approach is the harbinger of its ultimate demise. But we think it's the direct approach to an automotive problem that "
More creative niceness from California here, namely Long Beach's Lossa Engineering.
There's a real sense of drama to this short by Ricki Bedenbaugh. The beautiful noise of the big single and the orchestration of the soundtrack is cut together in "
"There's not a lot that can be said.
No one wants it to go. Especially not the people who make it, produce it, design it, engineer it and sell it.
The discontinuation of the classic Land Rover, which since 1990 has "
It's the time of year. As soon as the first dusting of hoar frost starts crisping up the puddles and the hills begin sparkling with snow, our minds turns to real mens' cars - burly, boxy, business like automotive creatures "
"The demise of Saab is one of the more painful episodes in the collective memory of car enthusiasts worldwide.
Saab was always a manufacturer that did things its own way – and that sense of principle and engineering purity has left "
"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 "
"Ploughing through a stack of boxes to escape the bad guys, endless drifting through a car park, angering a fist-shaking market stall owner in pursuit of an escaping criminal; that’s the stunt driving dream.
For a lot of people "
"The Targa Florio endurance race once witnessed classic racing cars ripping through Sicily’s meandering mountainous passes. It ran from 1906 until 1977 and has run ever since as a rally.
2018’s re-enactment of the iconic Targa Florio took place recently - "