Drive: W205 Mercedes-AMG C63

A lot has been made of AMG and others moving to smaller outputs and turbochargers to get round EU emissions and economy targets. The giant 6.2 litre V8 that has been the main ingredient for the C63 has now gone. Fortunately, replacing this with the new 4.0 biturbo hasn’t ruined the C63 recipe.

The King is dead. Long live the King!

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West Coast Road Trip: Grand Canyon and Hoover Dam

The Grand Canyon is a bucket list item for many, myself included.

Many will opt for a helicopter tour from Las Vegas, but when there’s a muscle car with your name on the rental agreement; that seems like a better option to me!

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West Coast Road Trip: Muscling the way to Area 51

This one is a little ‘out there’.

I’ve been curious about secret military projects and UFOs for my whole adult life so I wasn’t going to miss the chance of going to the most famous military establishment of them all; Area 51.

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West Coast Road Trip: BeTapp’d hits 86Fest @ Irwindale Speedway

I’ve gotten quite attached to our Toyota GT86, so it was a bonus to find out this event was going to be happening during my trip.

After a bit of hotel and MLB shuffling, I was in Irwindale for 86Fest III.

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