The Cars Shine At Alfa Romeo’s Un-Museum Apr28

The Cars Shine At Al...

(First published on Autoshopper in Nov 2015) Above:The Alfa Carabo concept of 1968 A stroke of luck allowed a recent visit to the recently re-opened Alfa-Romeo museum, located just on the outskirts of Milan, in Arese, near the site of the now-demolished old factory. The environment is...

Kerbside San Francisco – Europeans Feb29

Kerbside San Francis...

British – Triumph TR5: Triumph TR6 – car has been street parked for the five+ years I have lived in San Francisco MG B Roadster Italian – Alfa GTV6 Alfa Berlina German – Porsche 944 Porsche 911S BMW M5s BMW...

The Year of Schlumpf Aug02

The Year of Schlumpf

Everyone loves to browse used cars on ebay or Craigslist; for some car collectors, it is the chase which attracts them to the hobby in the first place, finding just the right car. Me, I have always been amazed at how much car can be had for how little money. The teenage me dreamed of 500 pound...

At the Targa Florio

Sicily stands apart from the Italian mainland in more than simply geography. Always strategically significant, Sicily has experienced a continual stream of invaders over the past few thousand years, each leaving their own distinctive layer. There are spectacular Greek and Roman ruins, and in...

Nurburgring Nordschl...

When devout Catholics visit Rome, there are seven so called Pilgrimage churches to visit. If there were seven pilgrimage sites in motorsport, let there be no doubt the Nurburgring Nordschleiffe would be one. The Nurburgring was a built in the twenties as part of a large government sponsored...