Easy Win for Speed Read F1

Speed Read: F1 Author: Stuart Codling Publisher: Motor Books Price: $19.99 / £12.99 View This is the book I’ve been waiting for. For an automotive enthusiast early to the classic car hobby, but late to the motorsport scene, Speed Read F1 by Stuart Codling answers the...

Chrome and Color and a Must-Read From Garry Foster

Chrome and Colour  Author: Garry Foster  Read Today! Garry Foster is paying homage to car enthusiasts and the rides that made them in Chrome and Colour. It is the perfect combination of personal and technical, modern and historic, and the individual nature of the...

Anarchy of the Early Auto

This was going to be a factual article. I had it all planned out – the history of early auto racing, where the first race was run, who competed, how fast the cars ran, if anyone was able to complete the race. It was going to be factual. But the thing is, the history...

Nissan Is Named

This Week in Motorhead History On June 1, 1934, the Japanese based automobile manufacturer Jidosha-Seizo Kabushiki-Kaisha changed its name to Nissan Motor Company. It had been founded the previous December and would produce the company’s first Datsun the following...

Why Didn’t Early Electric Cars Have the Spark?

Electric and alternative energy cars are all the rage right now. With the ever-fluctuating price of oil and the instability of the regions where it is most plentiful, as well as the umbrella threat of climate change appearing as smog and pollution before our eyes,...