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Sunday Drive: Retro Ragtops Star in FIAT vs BMW

After a long day brainstorming business ideas, the call of the road became too great to resist.  By mid afternoon my associates and I gave into temptation and took to the streets a pair of retro ragtops. There’s only so much inspiration you can gather in front of a computer, after all. I sniped mum’s…

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FIAT’s Back, and Beautiful

After a long two months of great convertible weather passed, Nino finally relinquished dad’s FIAT Spider 2000. While it still may not be perfect, it sure looks good. We decided to immortalize it while we could, before some jackass in the Crosby’s parking lot opens the door of their QX56 too close and squashes it.…

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FIAT Spider Restoration: Stage 1

The family’s beloved roadster, the 1979 FIAT Spider 2000 that raised me is finally getting the treatment it deserves- an almost full restoration back to its original glory with a working roof, heater, and an absence of rust. Dad dropped it off at our mechanic’s, an animated Italian fellow named Nino DeMayo (for real) who…