Monthly Archives: August 2013

Trabant: Considered To Be One Of The World’s Worst Cars

Craig Hamm was recently in Europe and he sent me some photographs that he thought I would find interesting.   Among these photographs were pictures of several Trabant cars.  These are the legendary and certainly infamous cars of East Germany.  The Trabant is … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Based Marathon Rally 1949 Cadillac

I was recently at the Larz Anderson Museum of Transportation in Brookline, Massachusetts attending the 2013 Swedish Car Day.  Outside of the museum the 1949 Cadillac of Lloyd Dahmen/Chuck Schwager that was successfully used in both the 2010 Peking to Paris Motor Challenge … Continue reading

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MG Stalwart David Pelham Passes

This is a very late announcement, but I only found out a couple of days ago that David Pelham,a very well-known MG Y Type enthusiast, had passed away about eight weeks ago. Below is the announcement from Peter Vielvoye, Chairman … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Trip To Quebec Planned For September

I am pleased to say that I will be taking part in a five-day motorcycle tour up to the Saguenay River area in Quebec in mid-September.  This trip has been put together by Clarke Paynter of Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Clarke asked … Continue reading

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Fiat Dino – A Car In Collector Car Middle Ground

The Fiat Dino is a car that seems to be caught in a collector car middle ground with some people saying that it’s just a Fiat and others saying that it really is a Ferrari.  The controverial Fiat Dino was … Continue reading

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1936 Circuit Of Ireland Winning Driver Still Looking For Rally Information

I often get some interesting emails from people who have questions or stories that they want to pass on to me.  One that was particularly interesting came about two weeks ago from a fellow from in Europe who was looking … Continue reading

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Jack Healy Is Selling His BMW

Jack Healy is a fairly regular reader of my website.  Jack sent me an email message the other day saying that he had decided to sell his BMW 2002 car that he used to compete in Targa Newfoundland.  Below is … Continue reading

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