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Eurokracy. What is it?
So last weekend was the fourth edition of Eurokracy Montreal, at the home of the Bombardier CSeries, Mirabel. What is it? To be brief, it is basically a huge car festival, where people meet-up, talk about European cars, show off … Continue reading
Posted in Philosophy of driving Tagged 2002, 21 turbo, 306, 911, 914, audi, beetle, bmw, bombardier, burnout, bus, corrado, delta, e30, eurokracy, golf, gtr, integralle, jaguar, lamborghini, lancia, land rover, liberty walk, mazda, mercedes, mirabel, montreal, nascar, nissan, passat, peugeot, porsche, r35, rabbit, rally, renault, rolls-royce, rx7, subaru, volkswagen, wrx Leave a comment
The ideal sleeper? 2003 Volkswagen Jetta/Bora VR6 GLI
You may get the idea, from reading this blog, that I am sponsored by Volkswagen. Let me assure you, as much as I would love that, it is not the case. One of the reasons I like that brand, is … Continue reading
Posted in Car reviews Tagged 2003, 3-series, bmw, bora, gli, golf, jetta, mk4, sleeper, volkswagen, vr6 16 Comments
Montreal Auto Show Part 2: Small cars
So after the big trucks, one of the most popular segments at the Montreal Auto Show was small cars. A sign of changing times? Maybe, but be warned, small cars in America are not like those in Europe. So yes, … Continue reading
Car of the Year 2012: Well everyone else is doing it….
The end of year is nigh, and every other car magazine/blog/channel/website are doing their elections to find this year’s Car of the Year. The official European car of the year people have even brought out their list and it actually … Continue reading
Posted in News Tagged 2012, 911, bmw, boxster, BRZ, camaro, car of the year, chevrolet, cls 63 amg, f12 Berlinetta, Ferrari, FR-S, golf, GT86, huayra, m5, mercedes-benz, morgan, pagani, porsche, scion, srt, subaru, three wheeler, toyota, viper, volkswagen 1 Comment
The Old-School review, the Mk2 Volkswagen Golf GTI 8V
Regular readers will know how I lament about modern sports cars. In a way, they are too good, so to get any sort of driving feel or sensation, you have to drive way too fast, which usually ends up with … Continue reading
Posted in Car reviews Tagged 8V, driving, golf, gti, hot hatch, Mk2, review, volkswagen 3 Comments