Category Archives: Cars

A Spyder in Italy

A quick preview from our recent excursion to Italy. Stay tuned for more….

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Fred Astaire’s Ferrari

Courtesy of RM Auctions On offer at RM Auctions‘ Monterey sale during the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on August 19–20: this race-winning 1955 Ferrari 750 Monza Scaglietti Spider, which played a starring role in the 1959 apocalyptic thriller On the … Continue reading

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Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

Courtesy Driven James Dean, Steve McQueen, Bryan Ferry, Duncan Quinn, supermodels, vintage Ducatis, and the new Aston Martin – at long last, a truly stylish, well-designed and curated car site – edited by yours truly, from the gents at UrbanDaddy. … Continue reading

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Must Have: Steve McQueen’s 1970 Porsche 911S

© Darin Schnabel 2011, courtesy RM Auctions The King of Cool’s 1970 Porsche 911S from Le Mans is crossing the block this August under the aegis of RM Auctions. Time to take out a second mortgage on the mansion. Read … Continue reading

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A Range Rover Jaunt to Wheatleigh

At the wheel of the 2011 Range Rover Sport, we rambled through the Berkshires and looked in at Wheatleigh, built in 1893 by New York financier Henry H. Cook and now one of the most elegant hotels in the world.

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Barbour Country

Photo by Adrianna Ault Mercedes-Benz G55 AMG, Middleburgh, NY.

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Channeling Gable & McQueen

Photo by Adrianna Ault I recently had a chance to take the wicked new 2010 Jaguar XK roadster – 385 hp, 0-60 mph in 5.2 seconds, F1 paddle shifters and all – available this August for a spin and had … Continue reading

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Must Have: 1967 Ferrari 330 P4 Le Mans

Is this the time to buy a $10 million Ferrari? Well, yes, because it’s only in times like these that people need to unload such things. Otherwise they’d never sell, because ultra-rare Ferraris are one of the few things guaranteed … Continue reading

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