A PLACE FOR QUIET CONTEMPLATION

A PLACE FOR QUIET CONTEMPLATION

You know that discussion experts have on a Friday night after they have been to the pub about who the greatest racing driver is ? All sorts of facts and figures are quoted and debated. Some might say Senna or Prost, some Schumacher and of course there’s...
FROM AC TO ZAGATO

FROM AC TO ZAGATO

I am exhausted. I had no idea that a classic car show could be so big. You can spend all three days there and still not see everything. This might seem like a bold claim but if you like classic cars there is absolutely nothing you can’t see, learn, or buy at The...
This is not the James Bond car company

This is not the James Bond car company

Perhaps this isn’t quite how Sir David Brown made the announcement but in 1955 Aston Martin moved from Feltham in West London to Newport Pagnell, a small and sleepy market town 50 miles north of London. This was before modern motorways so Aston Martin’s new home...
The London Concours

The London Concours

I don’t know if you are familiar with London but if you come out of Old Street tube station and wander down the City Road towards Moorgate you pass what looks like the entrance to a medieval castle. This is the home of The Honourable Artillery Company who are...
Shape-shifting the cars he loved as a boy

Shape-shifting the cars he loved as a boy

Pierino Scalco is a retired panel beater who now spends his days re-creating many of the cars that he dreamed about as a young boy. And in his late teens, one of the most formative moments of his young life, was working in the pits at Kyalami, assisting the famous...