Meeting The Guinea Pig Club

Anyone with even a passing interest in the history of motorsport will be aware of the huge improvements in safety over the last three decades. A…


100 Years ago, 19,240 Fell In One Day. The Somme Began.

On 1st July this year, it will be 100 years since the commencement of what became known as the Battle of The Somme. Today, as we enjoy travelling…


The... Errrr... Amazing RAUH Welt Begriff Porsches

Ok, it has to be said. I've been quiet long enough. At first, I thought it was just me. My love of lightweight classic Porsche 911's was clouding my…


Ian Callum Minerva Award

Ian Callum Acknowledged With Minerva Award

We’ve driven a whole string of Jaguars this past 18 months and without exception, they’ve been the most enthusiastically received by those who’ve…


Jaguar Heritage Driving Experience

Jaguar Heritage Driving Experience Goes Live

Jaguar Land Rover are quick on their feet these days. Just a few months after they closed the deal on acquiring the Fen End test track from previous…


AC Cobra 50 years book

AC Cobra - The Story of an Icon.

50 Years of the AC Cobra What's your favourite indulgence? Mine varies according to my mood and time of day. First thing in the morning, a strong cup…


Confessions of an E Type Virgin

I guess that ever since I was around five years old, I’ve been ‘into’ cars, especially old ones. Across the years I’ve driven many, many cars, so…


Porsche Investing and the Marketplace - What Next?

The collectable Porsche phenomenon of recent years has become symbolic of the plight of the potential Porsche owner. Several emotions run through…


The Flying Lesson - A Short Movie

Here's a great short movie recently released. The Flying Lesson is an ambitious action/drama short film involving air-to-air stunt sequences with a…


Shell Ferrari, 'The Circuit' TV Advert

This TV ad was made back in 2007, but it's still one of our favourites. A superb cross section of racing cars through the ages, shot in location…


My Memory of Senna - That Monaco Lap

I can't believe it's been twenty years. Like the rest of us, I'm sure, we all recall where we were that weekend. I'd seen Roland Ratzenbeger in the…


The Low Season

Summer is here in the northern hemisphere, but last winter, filmmaker Andrew David Watson stopped off in mid winter in India... Read his story bwlow…


The David Brown Sportback - For The Silver Fox

The initial press release was mildly surprising. A David Brown launching as a car manufacturer? Hadn’t that already been done? Few further details…


The Man And The Porsche

Just wanted to give a quick heads-up on some great work coming out of Clash Productions in France. They're specialising in automotive video and…


Malcolm Wilson & The Computervision 6R4 - Still As Fast As Ever

Sorting through my hard drives this month, I came across these grabbed shots of Malcolm Wilson at Goodwood in 2005. This was the first year they ran…


Why We Need GT's in the World Rally Championship

As the WRC season rolls around once more, there are the usual mutterings about the state of World Rallying. "The cars are boring, the entries look…


Photo Of The Day - The Legends

Actually, quite possibly photo of the week, the month, the year... One of the most atmospheric images I've seen in a long while of Ray Hanna and the…


The Reunion

A lovely video produced by Kidstons SA of Vitorio Balboni recalling the first time he was called upon to shake down a Lamborghini Miura, the car was…


That Magnus Walker Porsche 911 Sale. $275,000.... Discuss.

You'll have heard by now of the amazing price that the '72 911 owned by Magnus Walker sold for this last weekend. $275,000 plus buyers premium…


Vic Elford On Balance...

A great short video featuring the legendary Vic Elford just displelling that rear engined 911 myth in the space of ninety seconds. Forget the 'rear…


Driving in France? Better Be Ready To Blow

This rather nifty and cost effective packet landed through the mail yesterday. There is an awful lot of smoke and mirrors right now about the latest…


Spa Francorchamps, Eau Rouge, 28 Degrees C and an iPhone

There's a solid white painted line on the pitlane exit at Spa Francorchamps. Cross at your peril we're told in the driver's briefing and indeed,…


Sir Stirling Moss, A Helmet And A Beautiful Blonde

It's been a popular image for me for a few years now. Indeed it's become a bit of a 'Hero Shot' on my portfolio, such was it's popularity and…


Racing, Not Posing

Love this short video by Porsche, it fits in quite nicely with our philosophy of driving cars, not just polishing them. I've written previously about…