Auction Week 2017: Goliath

It’s been a busier than usual couple of weeks living in car Mecca. This past week was the Holy Grail – Scottsdale Arizona Auction Week. (For those not interested in “alternative facts,” Scottsdale only hosts most of the auctions. RM is in Phoenix. Silver is on the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation.) The buildup started with the […]

Read more "Auction Week 2017: Goliath"

Bentley Bentayga(roni?) and Friends

[Ed.: These are all dealer cars, as near as can be determined. We try not to pick on people’s personal pride and joy. That said, dealers and spec cars and show builds seem like fair game.]
Full disclosure – I already don’t understand why the Bentayga needs to exist in the first place, but it does. So it goes. Still, If you were going to drop 220 or 300 K on a bespoke “subtle reinterpretation of the marque’s signature design traits, from the super-formed, ultra sharp powerline to the handcrafted interior,” would you spend another 10? 100? to turn this:

into this: Read More

Just a Quiet Saturday Afternoon

It’s no secret that the California is not my most favorite Ferrari. It’s mostly due to the member berry/Heavy Metal spaceship giant ass and the mostly fake tailpipes and lights. With that said, I like this one. I love the blue blu. I especially love the maize yellow “Giallo” diffuser and pinstripes. Elegant. yet racy. And not […]

Read more "Just a Quiet Saturday Afternoon"

Ferrari 250 GT Lusso

I have literally loved this car for as long as I can remember. I didn’t quite understand the meaning of “Ferrari Berlinetta” (the name on the bottom of my Matchbox car). And, it didn’t look the Ferraris my dad pointed out (in traffic? on TV? It’s been a while.)  I imagine those would have been Ferris Bueller […]

Read more "Ferrari 250 GT Lusso"