With a little over 2 hours to go before landing at Munich International Airport (Yes, yes, I’m uploading this after I landed but let’s not get bogged down by silly little details). There’s nothing very significant to report on my smooth and amazingly quiet VTL flight SQ332 to Munich. It’s actually the first time I’ve […]
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Yes ladies and gents, thanks to the very kind people over at BMW Asia, I’m Vaccinated Travel Lane-ing my way up to Deutschland to drive something very interesting (well, by the time you read this, I’m probably already along the way or already there.). I figured since it’s been quite some time since I last […]
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I totally get it, it’s a process. In every project such as this, there are bound to be setbacks, delays and unforeseen issues cropping up ever so often. That said, I still can’t help but feel a sense of anxiety, despair and disappointment whenever a particularly major one rears its ugly head. Since I was […]
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Yes ladies and gents, my (really dirty) Toyota GX110 Mark II is somewhat going to be a project car. I say somewhat because this “build” other than the usual wear and tear maintenance bits is going to be heavily restricted by an ideally “modest” budget. Don’t expect it to be anywhere near what the BMW […]
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Now into its second generation following BMW’s change in model name nomenclature, the latest BMW 4 Series Convertible is a class leading piece of machinery that showcases much more than its return to a soft fabric roof might suggest. Having been blessed with the keys to BMW’s latest 430i Convertible, there’s plenty of aspects of […]
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Through plenty of personal observation, I have formed a hypothesis. One which postulates that a significant percentage of Mini owners sit within a unique demographic of drivers. The ones when faced with a sea of mundane automobiles have chosen to walk by a different set of rules. The ones who value aesthetics over practicalities, joy […]
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