Bugatti – A legend about eggs and horsehoes

Drawing of nose 4 Bugatti's through out the years

A legend about eggs and horsehoes Why the iconic Bugatti horshoe grill really derives from an egg. Horseshoe or egg? Not many questions about the French hyper sports car manufacturer Bugatti have been discussed as often as the origin of the iconic radiator grill shape. Did founder and horse enthusiast Ettore Bugatti find inspiration in … Read more

The Amazing Story of the First Ever Grand Prix!

Classic car at the First Ever Grand Prix 1906!

The Amazing Story of the First Ever Grand Prix! Back in the summer we told the story of the very first French Grand prix, a two day endurance test over 12 laps of a 64-mile long circuit: With the Le Mans 24-Hours last weekend and the French Grand Prix this coming Sunday, it seems a … Read more

True speed in a classic car is seriously hard work

True speed in a classic car is seriously hard work Let’s make one thing clear: driving anything fast is not, by any stretch of the imagination, easy. Naturally, car tech and the science of speed have progressed substantially since the heroes of the Goodwood Revival were in their prime. An unfortunate side effect of these … Read more