May, 2010

Not only is La Vie en Bleu now the largest meeting organised by the Bugatti Owners Club, but it has also become the largest summer event for, and ...

La Vie en Bleu 2010 – Colin’s Report

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


    The last car with the "Triumph" badge on it was made in 1984. That is over 25 years ago, and a whole generation has been born, grown up ...

Triumph Spring Classic at Prescott – May 2010

Events / Shows


  Fifteen years ago, one of the perceived downsides of a convertible, at least in the minds of some people, was that it came with a canvas roof, and ...

2010 Mercedes SLK200 Kompressor (E)

Mercedes / Road Tests


  I only discovered this event last week, purely by chance, while searching for pictures of cars in an attempt to identify a particular make that we ...

Wheelnuts 2010

Events / Shows


One of the added attractions to be enjoyed when attending an event at the historic Brooklands site is to be found literally next door at Mercedes-Benz World. ...

Mercedes Benz World – Brooklands (GB)



After several weeks of unseasonably warm weather and almost cloudless skies (enriched or not with volcanic ash!), perhaps it was too much to hope that the ...

Prescott Hill Climb – April 2010

Events / Prescott / Races & Hill Climbs


The Bristol Classic Car show has been running for many years, and it is my "local" event, I always make an effort to attend. Relocated from the old Bristol ...

Bristol Classic Car Show – May 2010

Events / Shows


AutoItalia magazine organise three events throughout the year for Italian cars, at Brooklands, Stanford Hall and Gaydon. I've never been to the middle of these ...

Auto Italia at Brooklands – May 2010

Events / Shows