I like cars and photography.
That tan Cadillac has my name written all over it.
3 days, 19 hours ago on Everything’s Bigger At The<br/> Lonestar Round Up
I love the part about sticking out. I went to a dirt track in Ohio for NASCAR Camping World last year and felt like I was the odd one out because I was walking around with two DSLRs and constantly walking around the track for the best views. I but I have to admit, it was probably the most exciting race I went to last year. I was grinning like an idiot the whole time.
4 days, 4 hours ago on Welcome To Dixie
I want to see it with the old HRE wheels and stenciled Nitto tires with the LB kit. Now that would be awesome. But I can't deny it still looks good like this.
1 week, 4 days ago on Is It Possible? <br />A Subtle Liberty Walk 458
Anymore photos of the pignose S13 with the NISMO wheels? I'm a sucker for clean pignose builds.
1 week, 6 days ago on Long Beach: It’s About More Than Drifting
Low rider themed roof? Jimmi's awesome! Mine has a lace roof too, just just wet sanded to be that clear yet. That's awesome to see though.
2 weeks, 2 days ago on Five S13s Done Five Ways
I see someone else mentioned Eldora in the comments. I didn't go to a modified race there or anything, but I did see NASCAR Camping World Series there last year. Lets just say, 32 trucks on a half mile dirt track is the best time you can have at a track. Eight wide? That's just a normal lap with those guys. I cannot wait for this years event.
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Saturday Night Heroes
That Riviera gets around.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Scandinavia On Form: Elmia 2015
I'd take the old. All day every day.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on 40 Years Of 911 Turbo Fever
There's a Panhard just like that in a garage here in Michigan. I love that car and brand. And the good old turbine car, between the Walter P Chrysler museum and the Henry Ford, I grew up seeing that car. Although I'd love the chance to actually here it run. And please tell me there's another story coming with just photos of his collection.
3 weeks, 3 days ago on Jay Leno’s Garage:</br> A Personal Speedhunters Tour
Damn man, you missed out on C&C Irvine. I know you know all about it, but even from this story I've seen the 906 and the Martini 911 there in years past, not to mention a VW Bus with three or four 917 doors inside. I just wish I lived in LA to be around cars like this more often.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on An Air-Cooled Afternoon In LA
I have to say the 350Z because it totally changed my mind about the 350Z.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on The Cars Of February
There's a guy that shows up to monthly car show here with a 1912 Overland. He showed up with it in February and I'm sure he'll be there for the show this weekend. But the reason I like it, is because I'm in Michigan and the show in February was around 20 degrees. But he still had to bring it out!
1 month, 3 weeks ago on My Daily Driver Is… <br/>A 110-Year-Old, 120mph LSR Car
I like the Opel Breadvan from the 24 Hours of Le Mons last year.
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Baby’s Got Back: Shooting Brakes, <br/>Bespoke Builds & One-Off Wagons
I saw this in London in December. Maybe they're friends!
2 months ago on GT-R Hunting In Ras Al Khaimah
Our Autorama has a massive section for toys, which I know you're weak to, like me. It's 70% of the reason we go every year. Because driving to Detroit in February or March isn't usually a normal thing. Seeing the words Autorama and sunny clear weather don't go together in my head. But I still can't wait to get there in a couple weeks!
2 months, 1 week ago on Welcome To Sac-Town:</br> It’s Autorama Time
I never really care too much for the 350, but this totally changed my mind on it. This just looks plain awesome.
2 months, 1 week ago on Bye Bye V6, Hello 1000hp 2JZ
Cadillac Sombreros are the best wheel covers of all time.
2 months, 1 week ago on Border’s: Surf, Kustom & Soul
This story was so long.
But it still wasn't long enough. I can never get enough of Japanese culture. And while Dino does an amazing job, I don't think it'll ever fully be covered. That blows my mind. And then there's Europe, and England, US, even Mexico has some amazing stuff. Cars are awesome, I guess that's where I was going.
2 months, 1 week ago on Through My Lens: Tokyo Speedhunting
Huh, you put Detroit in a totally different spotlight than what I've seen before. But if you really want to see the car culture here, come back in the summer. I promise you will not be disappointed. Between secret car shows, epic car shows, tiny race tracks (one has a shooting range on the same property,) and the massive pop up cruises every Friday and Saturday night on Woodward, it's a totally different place.
And Detroit reminds you of London? While I never would of thought that myself, I can kind of see where you're coming from on that. And if you guys decide to build a Speedhunters HQ here, I'll take care of it!
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Detroit: The City That Cars Built
Based off this story alone, Rivet Roadster should have won in my eyes.
2 months, 4 weeks ago on This Is Winter In Los Angeles
I'm not sure how popular they are in California at the minute, but here in Michigan you'd think they were given out to all the states residents. We've had a couple decent snow storms dropping a few inches, and every time I'll see at least one or two of them out. Not to mention all the ones I saw last January in camo. I do like their looks though, the rear end really does something for me that other Mustangs haven't. And having just seen the GT350 at the Auto Show, I can't really knock this generation.
3 months ago on Introducing Project EcoBoost
@Speedhunters_Bryn Very cool. Weren't you guys planned for Lingenfelter at one time too?
3 months, 1 week ago on The Oddest Car Park In The World?
Huh, I always wondered where it is shame it's a private car park, but oh well. It's cool to finally see inside, the all the commercials don't really go into detail. And the freestyle video with Eminem was only in one place.
And welcome back to Michigan, you seem to be coming here often.
That V10 powered Mustang was here in Detroit last year at Autorama. I thought it was a Celica at first from behind. Awesome looking car.
3 months, 1 week ago on 50 Years Of Fun: Behind The Scenes
I went to Barrett Jackson in Orange County a few years ago. Not what I expected at all. It was a circus of auto related stuff everywhere and awesome cars around every corner.
And on a cool note, back in the day, my grandpa and uncle worked with Pratte before he started his own company. Too bad they didn't go with him, who knows what could of happened if they were there from the start.
3 months, 1 week ago on Arizona Auction Week Is Happening Now!
@AirLift_Lucas @EricSeanDelaney That's right! I missed it last year for Belle Isle, so hopefully this year I can check it out.
3 months, 1 week ago on Shelby GT350R: A Street Legal Racecar
So you guys aren't covering NAIAS this year in person? Any reason there's no midwest person on your site? Between Mid Ohio, Road America, Final Bout, three rally America events just between Pennsylvania and Michigan and not to mention the slew of car shows and stuff around the Mid West. You guys are missing out!
Whatever that blue car is set up as a lowrider is amazing. Please say it'll show up in another post, even just one photo. I mean, it would look better with a complete bed, but I'd take it in a heart beat.
3 months, 2 weeks ago on The Weird & The Wonderful At</br> Tokyo Auto Salon 2015
Wait, the guy who had the P1 here is the same guy that took the F40 camping? That man is a contender for the most interesting man in the world.
And I like there was no mention of the pink Enzo, just some shots of in the background.
3 months, 3 weeks ago on Welcoming In 2015, Daikoku PA Style
The Metro and the IS300 easy.
3 months, 3 weeks ago on The Cars Of December
You have to get to a Rally America event now. Not really close in anyway, but it's cools to see rally in our country. Just no historic cars.......
5 months ago on Rally De España: WRC Through My Lens
Yea this car is cool, but what about a Group B car? What car? The car here is awesome, well, amazing. But that color combo is what really does it for me. It looks awesome, but the grey and orange together just look epic.
5 months ago on Return Of The Canyon King
@Jonathan Moore Ah, of course! I forgot about Alpine for a second. I blame the fact that they're all blue.
And I did read it a while back, but I feel I need to read it again.
5 months, 1 week ago on Class Starts Here: A Lesson In Classics
Replaying to myself, but what's the car on the Bonus Images page that's six photos down? Those headlights look like the older Jensen, but the car looks French. Is it a Matra? I love Matras. I need a Matra.
Did I mention I like Matras? It literally hit me early today too. Not even kidding. I thought about the MS670 and now I'm hooked. I love all odd French cars. Panhards? Yes please.
I hate this time of year. Every year I see the posts from this show, and I realize I'm not there.
Looks so awesome.
I love how nowadays every sport is "Scripted" to people. I never understand why people assume this, NASCAR or whatever are scripted.
5 months, 1 week ago on Better Than Scripted:<br /> Aasbø’s Side Of The Story
Gymkhana Detroit! It has to be done!
5 months, 1 week ago on Gymkhana Seven: How It All Went Down
It reminds me a lot of my 240 style wise, aside from the fender. It's almost even the same color too, I love it.
5 months, 1 week ago on Keeping It Real… Low & Fast
I like everything about the car, except the wheels and ride height. Give it a decent drop and some meaty tires around a mesh wheel or something, perfect.
But it's his car, and I have to admit, it is crazy which was the point. So it's all good, it's what makes the car scene so awesome!
5 months, 1 week ago on A Bridgeported Party In The Rear
I saw that blue Camaro, the first photo in the story, this year at Road America. And wow, the tires were massive on that thing, and he could just whip it around anything. And that Rocket Bunny RX-7 was there too, you did know that car was the US debut of that kit? Debut during a NASCAR race in Wisconsin. who'd of guessed.
But after seeing it myself, and this post, I'm starting to like the Optima Challenge. Seeing how the cars move and hustle around those tight courses is insane.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on The Optima Challenge:</br> Where Street Cars Go To Fight
So I take it passing Ferraris aren't a rare occurrence?
And I hate to say it, but man I miss Tokyo Extreme Racer 0. They need to remake it.
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Looping The C1 At Warp Speed
I wish we here in the states had cool hill climb venues like that. I went to the Prescott hill climb in England last year and it was awesome. I love the tight narrow roads they use. Not to mention all the awesome classics there.
And to be on topic a little, I really want a Morgan. Always have, and even more now.
5 months, 3 weeks ago on How To Sharpen A Wooden Sword:<br /> Morgan’s Mean GT3 Machine
Yea like Rotorhead said, there were a few AWD Mustangs built back in the '60s and '70s, including in '65. They look completely normal from the outside, which make them completely unassuming.
And that Rampage Camaro won the Gran Turismo award, so be looking forward to driving that in the future in game.
5 months, 3 weeks ago on The Mad Muscle Of SEMA
@KeithCharvonia I have a room full of race car toys and random race car parts. Must. Get. More! Haha
5 months, 3 weeks ago on Our Scion Tuner Challenge FR-S:<br/> 12 Things You Should Know…
Car looks good, but how about that place with all the indy cars? I want parts. Stuff I'll never use, but I want some.
That Ferrari B6 looks amazing. Something about it just hit me as soon as I saw it in the second photo.
And here's a possibly silly question, but I've always wondered why their logo is an F instead of a P.
5 months, 4 weeks ago on Pininfarina Collection:<br /> The Room Of Myth & Legend
I know a lot of people who don't get drag racing, and I always tell them it's awesome. I've been to two historic drag events here in Michigan this year, and I left both times with a smile, and almost bleeding ears thanks to the funny cars from the '70s. And then there's the altered wheelbases. They are easily near the top of the list of the coolest race cars out there.
6 months, 1 week ago on Cool Cars & Loud Noises: <br /> I’m 10 Years Old Again
Michelle Mouton, Shirley Muldowney. They're just two examples, but they both jumped into two of the most extreme types of racing and were amazing at it. I was/still am a photographer for a rally team here in the States, and our driver is a girl. She loves it, she drives her rally car all over town, and always tries to help out the crew when they're working on her car. There's a few female rally drivers in the Rally America that come and go, and they just enjoy racing. My mom is even a little into cars. She goes to rallies and on the rare occasion a car show. She didn't really grow up in a car centered family, her brother had some nice muscle cars, but she just kind of got into it herself and with my dad. Even some of my friends that are girls seem to understand cars a little more. One even wanted to try drifting in the snow once, that's when she buried my car in snow bank. But at least she was having fun with something automotive. I don't know if there's a point to that long comment, but I feel like I've been lucky with female car enthusiasts. Or at least semi interested in a way. You better believe my girlfriend, whenever that happens, will be surrounded by cars, and if she doesn't like them now, hopefully someday she'll show some interest. If not, no worries.
6 months, 1 week ago on Banishing The Female Car Enthusiast
The home page photo, it that an Autech R33? That is my favorite Skyline!
6 months, 1 week ago on Inside Nismo: A Day At Omori Factory
I've always loved the stuff I've seen from BTCC. I always remember the drivers just pushing each other like it was just part of the way to race. Then the way they just hop the curbs like it's nothing is awesome.
6 months, 1 week ago on Warning: Maniac Drivers On The Loose