A (Very) Late Happy Birthday to the XJ220

Things don’t always work out. In the car industry, just like in every other sector – and life in general – often, the plan just doesn’t come together the way people hope. Sometimes it’s a complete disaster; sometimes it’s less than that and ends up being a lesson, a learning opportunity…and other times, after the … More A (Very) Late Happy Birthday to the XJ220

Automotive Views at the 2017 Cascais Classic Motorshow & Concours d’Elegance

After an extended and unexpected summer break, Automotive Views is back in business and we start the Fall with coverage of the Cascais Classic Motorshow, a fairly small but well attended event set on the coastal town of Cascais in Portugal. The Cascais Motorshow includes both a Concours d’Elegance, with a very interesting selection of … More Automotive Views at the 2017 Cascais Classic Motorshow & Concours d’Elegance

Porsche’s Iberian Meeting and the World’s Only Traffic Jam Worth Getting Caught In

Last Saturday, the Iberian (Portugal and Spain) Porsche Meeting gridlocked the small coastal town of Cascais in Portugal, creating the only traffic jam in the world in which you’d actually be okay getting stuck in. The dark, cold, rainy morning didn’t keep the participants or public away and despite the notable absence of some iconic … More Porsche’s Iberian Meeting and the World’s Only Traffic Jam Worth Getting Caught In

Celebrating The Mille Miglia’s 90th Anniversary

In 24 separate occasions, dozens of cars thundered throughout Italy, on public roads, as fast as possible (and sometimes, beyond that…), covering 1000 miles from Brescia to Rome and back again. It was an extreme, nonstop, danger filled event that claimed almost 60 lives during its original 30 year run. Standing tall with the Targa … More Celebrating The Mille Miglia’s 90th Anniversary