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Aston Martin Vanquish: Revealed for 2013

Aston Martin has revived what may be one of the coolest pieces of nomenclature to exist in the world of automobilia. Yes, the Vanquish has returned to AM’s lineup. “Vanquish” …a word at once elegant and aggressive.  Exactly what Aston’s team was going for when they slapped the badge on this coupe; a vehicle they’re billing as…

The Ultimate Gentleman’s Car

I spent the moments before falling asleep last night imagining the future automotive inhabitants of my garage, as I often do.  Except this night was different.  I have a fantasy lineup of about twelve cars and for once I took the issue further- thinking about insurance costs, specialty tools, storage, and the amount of time required…

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Car Chase Of The Day: “Die Another Day”

That’s right, another Brosnan Bond movie.  Got a problem? This might be the most unrealistic depiction of car usage I’ve seen in awhile, but it’s all the more entertaining for it. It’s Bond in an Aston Martin V12 Vanquish and the villain in an supercharged Jag XKR (when it was still based on the limp-wristed…

Car Chase Of The Day: “Goldeneye”

During another hard procrastination session that I’m currently in the midst of, I lamented that this website hasn’t made a “Top Ten Movie Car Chases” list yet.  You know, like a “Mr. Skin” for car fans. [If you don’t know what that is, send your kids out of the room (seriously) and take a look.]…