Once again we found ourselves back in Tokyo and once again, it’s not an automotive-centric trip. This time, we were (supposedly) here for vacation but since i’ve been visiting Japan on and off for the past couple of years, i played tour guide for our small group throughout most of the trip, and as it […]Read more "Tokyo Auto-Otaku 2018: Spring Spotting!"
I’m guessing for those reading this, the Giulia isn’t something you’ve not heard of before, Alfa’s triumphant return to the FR platform it abandoned years ago and their latest attempt to tackle the German big three. So after more than two years since its premier in Italy, the automotive Gods have finally decided to grace […]Read more "Alfa Giulia (finally) arrives in Singapore"
It’s been a couple of months now, so i guess it’s time to announce that for those who didn’t know, Project944 has left the building. I’ve done what i could and with a final ECU remap after acquiring a link-up cable from Microtech Australia, she was running sweet as a peach with some fruity upshift […]Read more "Project 944: Time to say goodbye"
Continuing on our series of brochure scans, here are a set from Japan that focuses purely on non other than the E34 M5.Read more "Car Graphic: BMW E34 M5 Promotional Brochures"
The last time we drove BMW’s latest (and greatest) X3, it was only a few months back and we were really impressed with how much it has grown both in size and mannerisms. It drove and rode rather well on public roads, and even with a suspension tuned for the enthusiastic driver, going over patchy […]Read more "Cross Disciplinary: Driving the G01 BMW X3 xDrive30i"
Years ago i came across a Japanese site that hosted a wonderful selection of 70s, 80s and 90s import car promotional material. Needless to say, i went crazy downloading these painstakingly scanned brochures onto my own computer. Recently i’ve noticed the site was no longer functioning very well so i guess it doesn’t hurt to […]Read more "Car Graphic: BMW E34 5 Series Promotional Brochures"
Emerging from the underground scene in the 1980s and gaining widespread popularity a decade later, the pioneers of Alternative rock were on a mission. A mission to set themselves apart from the legions of “mainstream” rock musicians. A mission they succeeded so well, they became a paradox of sorts in themselves as it became commonplace […]Read more "Alternative Choices: Driving the BMW G30 530e iPerformance"