Model Motoring

26 Apr 19
S/V Violet Hour

Three weeks into our 2019 cruising season, we’re finally feeling in tune with the cruising mindset. Time has started to slow down, and we’re drawn to the peaceful serenity of quiet anchorages. We’re feeling excited for what lies ahead – the snow capped mountain vistas we had sailing up the Strait of Georgia last year, […]

25 Apr 19
Virgie Cheng On The Go

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) brings back waku-doki this year with a bigger and better motorsports program, the Vios Racing Festival. Gear up for heart-racing fun as the country’s number one automotive brand starts the festival this summer with the Vios Autocross Challenge this coming April 28, 2019 (Sunday), 9:00 AM at Block 16, Mall of […]

24 Apr 19
News Archives Uk

Aston Martin has unleashed its fastest ever convertible – the stunning new flagship 211mph DBS Superleggera Volante. Costing from £ 247,500, the sumptuous drop-top super grand tourer – which bosses blends both both beauty and beast – is powered by a mighty 5.2-liter twin-turbo V12 engine delivering 715bhp – equivalent to seven Ford Fiestas. This […]

24 Apr 19
Driven To Write

The final Ford-era car in the Swedish brand’s lineup cannot hope to match the more recent cars’ impact. And yet it still impresses. “We’ve got something with a bit more oomph than usual – a Volvo V40 T3 R-line. Would that be fine with you?” The friendly car rental agency clerk may have been slightly […]

23 Apr 19
Lex and Lyn's Europe travels 2019

We were lucky to have a nice flight over with Air NZ via Los Angeles then onto Heathrow.  Wednesday 17 April We finally arrived and picked up our hired car at Heathrow airport. We journeyed down to Eastbourne, East Sussex, on the bottom coast of the UK. We are staying in this region for the […]

23 Apr 19
John Woods Motorcare Ltd (

[vc_row awb_type=”image” awb_image_size=”medium” awb_image_background_size=”pattern” awb_image_background_position=”50% 50%” awb_image=”12141″][vc_column][vc_column_text] This 1965 4.2L FHC Jaguar E-Type (Primrose Yellow) came in for some TLC today. The Jaguar E-Type, or the Jaguar XK-E for the North American market, is a British sports car that was manufactured by Jaguar Cars Ltd between 1961 and 1975. Its combination of beauty, high performance, […]

23 Apr 19
Simanaitis Says

I HAD A SECRET crush on a high-school math teacher who drove an Austin-Healey Hundred. This recollection came to mind while I was rearranging my Automobile Quarterly collection, far from a complete one for this horizontal-format hardbound ad-free “magazine” published between 1962 and 2012. However, one of my AQs is Volume XXIV, Number 4, Fourth […]