Jan25

Kerbside Plus –...

When writing the previous Kerbside – interesting cars street parked – story, I realized I had more material than I had anticipated – enough for a second post, infact! Audi S8 (D2) Street Parked in San Francisco, October 2019 Cortina Mk2...

Dec05

Kerbside – Int...

Kerbside – Interesting Cars Street Parked is a series of photo articles, created long before Instagram blew up. It is worth noting this because it is a marker showing how the very medium we use to talk about cars has changed so much in the few short years since the first article...

Nov05

Peugeot at Brookland...

I am about to get on a plane for a NASCAR Conference at the International Motor Racing Research Center, at Watkins Glen in upstate New York. I was digging around some old photos looking for illustrations for my presentation, and stumbled upon these. Firstly, they show how gung-ho the old...

A Giant Red GMC, the...

“But you have to be able to drive it in…” the Public Storage woman trailed off, looking over my shoulder. “You didn’t tell me that on the phone – now I have the truck being towed over here – I’d better call him before he arrives…” But she was across the room,...

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...

Imola Part 5: May 1,...

Senna Gets The Warhol Treatment: like Elvis, Monroe or a Campbell’s Soup Can; the ultimate accolade in pop iconography ? Imola, start finish, taken from the Variante Alta: Driving from the hotel onto the Via Emilia, and out of Castel San Pietro Terme to Imola in a eurobox rental car,...