Category Archives: On the Track

Gone Fishing

For those of you, like me, who did not have an opportunity to go to the Geneva Motor Show, here are some of the highlights. Like deep-sea diving, you will see weird and wonderful things, the colours will attract you, … Continue reading

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Fright Night

Many years ago, more than I care to remember, a friend invited me to the theatre to see The Woman in Black for my birthday. I don’t remember much except for jumping out of my skin when a woman shrieked … 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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Dancing on Ice

The World Ice Speed Record set in 2011 by the Bentley Continental Supersports Convertible – driven by four time World Rally Champion Juha Kankkunen.

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Post-Peugeot

Sadly  the recession has claimed another victim – Peugeot announced yesterday its exit from endurance racing with immediate effect due to a “difficult economic environment in Europe”. So there goes Audi’s main rival. Let us hope that endurance racing post-Peugeot … Continue reading

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For the Guy Ritchie fans out there…

This 9 minute movie may be old but still fun to watch; a great car – M5 – and Clive Owen is always easy on the eyes! And even though it is a work of ficion, Madonna on her ass … Continue reading

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Full Circle

A few months ago I wrote about our fond farewell to AF’s GT3 and about how we had crossed the Porsche – Ferrari divide. Well after less than 4 months we crossed right back – ran I should say. There … Continue reading

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The Fastest Christmas Card in the World

Merry Christmas – BMW style:

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A Saab Swan Song

After two years of fighting for survival, Saab finally filed for bankruptcy on Monday, its Chief Executive Victor Muller personally handing in the bankruptcy application to a Swedish court. All his best efforts were blocked by GM as they opposed … Continue reading

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Whoa-oh Black Betty!

I love this – VW always has the best ads! Bam-a-lam!

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