Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Long and Winding Straight?

Last week, after a long flight to Dubai, we had to make the journey from the airport to our hotel in Abu Dhabi. As it was around 2 am we were happy that we had arranged for the hotel send … Continue reading

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Four the love of Veyron

In 2009, to mark their 100th Anniversary, Bugatti unveiled 4 one-off Centenaire Editions of the Veyron. Each one was named after a race driver from the 1920’s & 1930’s and each one was painted in the livery of that driver’s … Continue reading

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1,920 hours of Le Mans

This June marks the 80th edition of the 24 hours of Le Mans and hopefully we will be there to experience all the sights & sounds for ourselves. For the uninitiated it is a challenge to organize; where to stay … Continue reading

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Lock, Stock and BMW

This post is dedicated to a friend – H.A – who is by her own admission a “checker”. Not  such a bad thing; as they say “better safe than sorry”. However in this day and age of technology, our gadgets … Continue reading

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Cinderella and her Ugly Sisters

As the countdown to the 2012 Formula One season begins – first race week-end 16 – 18 March – there have been some major unveilings of new cars this past week. The belle of the ball is undoubtedly McLaren – … Continue reading

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