"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 "
"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 "
"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, "
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 "
"There’s something so special about the original cast of Minis. I can’t imagine a single person not looking, smiling or feeling something when they see one bobbing along the road. In whatever town or city, in whatever country, "
"In 2018 Influx brought you more cars, bikes, people and culture than ever before.
What was your highlight?
We featured everything from home-built bikes in our VC London film, and completely bespoke cars like Charles dos Santos' V8-powered Nissan drift "
"Let’s face facts: no-one can look back at being 13 with pride.
Whether it was knuckling down to Year 8 Geography homework, mooning over our latest crush or getting really into a band, pretty much all of us spent that first "
"In November 2018 we launched our 2019 Influx calendar - an exclusive look at some iconic car designs for those who attended the show.
February 2019 sees the beautiful Aston Martin V8 Vantage our walls, a car chosen as a true icon of "