If you're saying that the noughties were a decade of change, refinement, electrics, technology, etc, then why would you pick a car that doesn't represent any of those? I love the Ford GT, don't get me wrong, it's one of my favorites, but wouldn't the Enzo or something better represent the 2000s? » 3/02/14 1:12pm 3/02/14 1:12pm

How Not to Screw Up the New Ferrari California

I recently viewed some new design patents from Ferrari that were on the Autocar website. They speculated that it’s more than likely they’re for the new California. The original California—yeah, that one—in my opinion at least, should accompany the Oxford English definition of elegant. With Eva Green sitting in it. » 10/14/13 2:26pm 10/14/13 2:26pm

Car of the Week: 1978 Mercedes 300TD

This is one of the very few Mercedes that you can drive without coming off as being a status-conscious dick. It’s quite a handsome looking car in the same vein as a Volvo 240, with its plain, bold lines, but it’s complemented by an almost gaudy grill, chrome detailing, and slightly foppish wheels. But, of course,… » 10/01/13 5:32am 10/01/13 5:32am

Great post. I don't understand what's so controversial about this. The UK taxes the shit out their gasoline/diesel, and people over there don't seem to think it's a problem. They just buy more efficient cars. And it's not like they're starving, either. Germany is a cool example of green technology: they line… » 8/08/13 9:47pm 8/08/13 9:47pm

Confessions: My Automotive Idiosyncrasies

I don’t think the One-77, Rapide S, or new Vanquish look like proper Aston Martins, nor do I think the DB4 GT Zagato is the best-looking Aston ever produced. I don’t think any Lamborghinis besides the Miura are beautiful. I think the original Zonda looks dated, not timeless, and I can’t stand flip-up headlights. I… » 8/06/13 8:48pm 8/06/13 8:48pm