See Scuderia member Simon Taylor run a Gurston Down hill climb in his historic racer The video is courtesy of Simon Taylor and videographer Tony Bray. Simon is a well-known British motorsports publisher, announcer, and monthly columnist for Classic & Sports Car magazine (a publication he founded). He’s also the current custodian of the famous HWM Stovebolt […]
Archive | August, 2014
When my GT’s 2-litre motor turned a rod bearing in 2013, I pulled the engine and hauled it to California. There, my friend Steve Smith disassembled the entire motor to give it a thorough check. What he found was a perfect machine … except for the one bad bearing. Steve removed the crank and had it […]
What went wrong when this motor was first run? What was THAT sound? Would I steer you wrong, man? Click here and see.
Two auto-related videos that may surprise you: 1. Fun With Steering Wheels — Not what you’re expecting … but it’s good. (Please don’t try this at home!) 2. Trunk Monkey — This is an automotive accessory no one should be without in these dangerous times.
Short humorous videos involving anthropomorphic cars (okay, that may be redundant) 1. Click this to see my hero car from England 2. If you’ve ever had your car scratched by a curious feline, you will like this: The Devil Car of England And now for the disclaimer: The Devil Car is not for the squeamish […]
Take a ride on the wild side Hang on tight for the ride of a lifetime. Hans Stuck is about to give you a blur tour of the Nurburgring in a Beemer GTR car. Guaranteed to get your heart pumping. In fact, you might want to strap yourself into your chair (6-point harness) and wear your […]
What was this Fiat owner thinking? Click to see this sham of a race, and I think you’ll figure out who was thinking what pretty quickly.