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"
The F30 sixth generation of the BMW 3 Series has been with us for a while now and we have seen it gone through a few iterations, evolving into what we believe to be the final editions of BMW’s much celebrated and much loved benchmark sports sedan. With BMW’s introduction of the iPerformance moniker across […]Read more "The E in Executive: Driving the BMW F30 330e iPerformance"
Having covered both the Old and Young timers, it’s time to move on towards the cars of a more recent era. Today, we cover the modern classics as well as the latest Ultimate Driving Machines from Bavaria. There were quite a number of first generation Z4s around and while this car’s design was initially quite […]Read more "Bimmermeet 2: Modernist"
While there were plenty of Old-timers scattered across Bimmermeet 2’s event space, there’s no denying that this meet, belonged to the Youngtimers. So what exactly is a “Youngtimer” anyway? Generally speaking, there is no official definition for cars that come under this category, but as a rule of thumb, a Youngtimer is a car that’s […]Read more "Bimmermeet 2: The Youngtimers meet"
An unfortunate truth that all automotive enthusiasts in Singapore understand is this, for all our economic successes and financial clout, Singapore does not have a very strong car culture. Massive taxes and archaic regulations have made car ownership almost a dirty word in certain circles. Which is why quite a number of us have to […]Read more "Bimmermeet 2: Old is gold"
For most people who know me, know of my love for all things automotive and all things BMW. Few though are aware that the celebrated marque from Bavaria was never my first love and that it was the serpent from Milan that first captured my heart. How i lusted over having an Alfa of my […]Read more "Red Velvet: Otto’s 1/18 Alpina B10 BiTurbo"