NSRA (UK) Supernationals!!!

You may be aware of the National Street Rod Association. You may even know that they held their Nationals in Louisville, Kentucky over this past weekend. However, the US is not the only country to have a National Street Rod Association. The UK has one too, and they held their “Supernationals” in the grounds of… »8/10/15 8:29am8/10/15 8:29am

Earls Barton Classic Car Meet, June 2015

Earls Barton is just off the A45 between Northampton and Wellingborough in Northamptonshire, England. On the first Wednesday of every month from April to October, there is a gathering of classic cars in a field there. It’s about 15 minutes drive from my house, so when a friend from work invited me to pop over, it was… »6/07/15 5:27pm6/07/15 5:27pm

Sitges-Terramar, a track lost in time

Last month, I had a 4-day business trip to Spain. Three of those days would be spent in Barcelona, and the fourth was to be at the IDIADA test facility, a large network of tracks used by most of the major European manufacturers in a predominantly sunny and dry part of the continent. »5/27/15 5:22pm5/27/15 5:22pm

Newport Pagnell Aston Martin Auction - The car parks

This past Saturday was the annual Bonhams classic car auction and AMOC knees-up at the Works Service in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, England. As usual, I conspired to drag the kids there for a nose around the various interesting (and in many cases very valuable) cars parked around the venue. We also invaded the… »5/27/15 5:20pm5/27/15 5:20pm