• Mel Nichols – And The Revs Keep Rising

    Everyone with an ounce of passion for driving should read this book. If you’re appreciative of real writing, motoring or otherwise, I urge you to read this. If you only graze the occasional magazine, ou may not be aware of Mel Nichols. I rate him right up here with the late Russell Bulgin, a member

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  • Just Drive It – The Sequel

    Following on from my post about Porsche driving, purely by coincidence, I stumbled across this great interview by Jay Leno of classic car enthusiast Yoav Gilad, recounting how he bought a 1977 Porsche 911, gave it the most basic of checkovers, then drove it from his home, right across America to Amelia Island for the

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  • Andy Meets The Gendarmes

    Anyone used to driving throughout Europe on UK plates smugly thinking you’re immune and un-catchable would do well to think again if visiting France this year. I had a trip to Nice planned last spring in a Mercedes CL55AMG and had already heard mutterings of French police being much more rigid and vigilant these days,

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