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The 2017 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design Will Keep You Going The 2017 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design Will Keep You Going

Nowhere is the old saying “the hardest part of any journey is the first step” so applicable as Los Angeles. The whole of the U.S. lies east of the city limits and with it, endless opportunity for adventures large and small, but first you have to get out of the city. To do so efficiently, you must either leave before…

Staying Busy Doing Stuff & Things Staying Busy Doing Stuff & Things

“Yo dude, who have you been writing for lately? Haven’t seen you post anything?”

That's Totally The Widebody Hellcat In The Fate Of The Furious Trailer That's Totally The Widebody Hellcat In The Fate Of The Furious Trailer

You see that right there?! That’s the new Dodge Challenger Hellcat ADR. How do I know? Just trust me, I know.

Weekend Wallpaper: 2017 Nissan GT-R Weekend Wallpaper: 2017 Nissan GT-R

This past week was a doozie. After doing my civic duty on Tuesday morning, I headed “out of reception” for the rest of the day to enjoy driving and shooting the 2017 Nissan GT-R. It was the perfect way to spend what will go down as one of the most shit days in American history.

Watch Ben Collins Rip A Range Rover Sport Down A Mountain Watch Ben Collins Rip A Range Rover Sport Down A Mountain

Ben Collins (aka. The Stig) has pulled off some impressive feats of wheelmanship over the years, but when he says “that’s hardest thing I’ve ever done”, after reaching the bottom of the Inferno Murren, I believe him.

Wallpaper: Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTS Wallpaper: Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTS

This past week I spent some time with one of the few cars in recent history that is already a classic, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage. The design of the car has remained relatively unchanged since it debuted in 2005, while the drivetrain and interior have received minor but important updates.

Infiniti Q60 Red Sport 400 First Drive Infiniti Q60 Red Sport 400 First Drive

A few weeks back I was among the first to drive the 2017 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport 400, which was exciting because just over a year ago I was among the first to lay eyes on the final concept at Infiniti’s design studio outside San Diego.

Viewfinder: Red Bull GRC Long Beach Viewfinder: Red Bull GRC Long Beach

This past Friday BF Goodrich invited me down to the Port of Los Angeles to check out the paddocks for the final Red Bull Global Rallycross race. The plan was to get the lay of the land on Friday, take advantage of a special opportunity, and then come back on Sunday to watch the battle for the championship.

Wallpaper: Jaguar F-Type SVR Wallpaper: Jaguar F-Type SVR

In the desert, no one can hear you scream.

Wallpaper: Renault & Range  Wallpaper: Renault & Range 

I’m going to start sharing four HQ photos every Saturday. Sometimes they’ll go together like these four, sometimes they’ll be unrelated. The idea is that each Saturday you’ll see these photos and be motivated to go take some photos of your own. Sounds fun right?

Tracing Roots At The BMW Museum Tracing Roots At The BMW Museum

Why do I visit automotive museums? For the majority of my life the answer would have been easy, “to see vehicles that I can’t see anywhere else”, but that went out the window when I moved to Los Angeles. Between what I might see on the street any given day, and the various meets that happen regularly, there’s no…

The Dinan S1 M2 Is Gloriously Excessive The Dinan S1 M2 Is Gloriously Excessive

I can’t remember the first time someone called me a “glutton for punishment”, but I know that it’s a phrase that’s been directed my way often. Whether jumping down stairs on a skateboard, driving obscenely long distances in a car intended for track use only, or choosing to guard the biggest guy on the basketball court…

Not A Parent Trap: 2016 Mazda CX-9 Signature Not A Parent Trap: 2016 Mazda CX-9 Signature

I’ve heard it time and time again, “X-Crossover isn’t vehicular punishment”. It’s a statement that is as profoundly annoying as it is painfully stupid. The whole concept of a crossover is to pair the drivability of a car with the functionality of an SUV, and if that’s akin to vehicular punishment, then based of…

You Don't Drive A Hellcat, You Experience It. You Don't Drive A Hellcat, You Experience It.

I’m about to ask you to read a little over 1,500 words, so I’ll keep this introduction brief. Prior to spending a week with this Redline Red Tri-Coat Pearl Challenger Hellcat, I had only driven one at Willow Springs for all of 5 laps. I had just gotten out of a Viper GT and before the Viper I had been in a Charger…

Have A Great Memorial Day Weekend Everyone! Have A Great Memorial Day Weekend Everyone!

This weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, so get out there and play with your toys. If you don’t have any toys, make a new friend, and see if you can play with their toys. I haven’t been on a motorcycle for two years, so I won’t be hopping on this Ducati 1299 Panigale S, but I think the Challenger Hellcat…

My First Visit To The Long Beach Grand Prix Was... Informative My First Visit To The Long Beach Grand Prix Was... Informative

When _______ reaches out to you last minute, and asks if you’d like to come down to the Long Beach Grand Prix, there’s really no choice but to say yes. Not because you want to stay on their good graces, but because you know lots of people would kill for such an invite, and on some level it’d be insulting to them not…

Driving This BMW 2002 Changed My Life Driving This BMW 2002 Changed My Life

How many life changing experiences have you had? Were they related to a place, person or thing? At best, a life changing experience is a combination of all three, and at worst it’s dependent entirely upon a thing.

Happy Easter Oppo!

Hope everybody is having an enjoyable Easter Sunday, I know I am. If your day has been just so-so, maybe direct your browser over to Podomatic or iTunes, and download the latest episode of Untitled Car Show, on which I am the guest.

NYIAS 2016: The Future Is Going To Be Alright...Probably NYIAS 2016: The Future Is Going To Be Alright...Probably

Another New York Auto Show is in the books for this guy, and I couldn’t be happier about it. I often wonder if I’d gotten into the automotive media racket at a younger age, would I have gotten jaded just as quickly? As much as I love cars, I have an equal dislike of auto shows.

I'm At The New York International Auto Show, What Do You Want To See? I'm At The New York International Auto Show, What Do You Want To See?

I’m here at the annual industry rub & tug/circle jerk(whichever you prefer) known as the New York International Auto Show. All around me is a beautiful mess of industry heavyweights, wide eyed interns, bumbling local media, and sweaty technicians. There’s even a Matthew McConaughey here, pretty sure it’s the real one…

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