I am glad to finally be able to write a full article on the BMW i8. My lifelong affiliation with anything BMW has to do with its history in making good looking, reliable, and fun-to-drive cars. I’ve been waiting for about three years for the i8 to come out. I thought it was a great concept, another classic in the making from a company with a lot of original ideas. I mean when BMW built the original M5 and the original 3 Series they created new niches, niches they’re still on top of today. Continue reading
The Pagani Zonda was a car that captured people’s imaginations. With inner machinations that were elegantly designed as pieces of art on their own and that functioned flawlessly to thrust the thing savagely forward, it was nothing short of being the ultimate car. That title of course is up to debate, but through many iterations and “final” spin-offs, it has managed to be what Lamborghini and Ferrari once were. A company retaining it’s youth and promise, free to make radical and unique cars. A poster any ten year old boy would be proud to have mounted upon his bedroom wall. Just based on how good it was, it would be safe to assume that boy would go on to have that same poster on his wall well into his eighties.
So in essence, you could say that the Zonda was a sort of revolution. Continue reading