Contrary to what some might believe, I have not been nerfed! Although I’m pretty sure I won’t be winning any popularity contest with the folks over at Chrysler Singapore, I was very pleasantly surprised at how well received that particular write-up was. So what has been happening for the past few weeks that has kept […]Read more "Halcyon Days – Cars & Kopi Autumn 2018"
It’s not often that we in Singapore get to enjoy a brand new car’s unveiling before the rest of the World does and it’s not often that a car is brought here that’s worth a mention by automotive news outlets outside of Asia. But over the weekend, that was exactly what happened as BMW Asia […]Read more "Of Passion and Joy: BMW G29 Z4 M40i sneaks into Singapore"
All things considered, it’s been a pretty good season for automotive enthusiasts on our local island with F1 right around the corner, plenty of small grassroots styled meets happening (like our very own Cars & Kopi) and a number of events brought onto the scene by manufacturers themselves. One of these shows is of course, […]Read more "Showtime: BMW World of Passion and Joy 2018"
It seems to be working, our plucky little car meet. It’s been slightly over four years since we first started having a regular series of “Cars & Coffee” styled meets over at Kiliney Kopitiam (hence the name “Kopi”) and how it has grown! From a handful of friends meeting up over eggs and toast, we […]Read more "We’re cool for the Summer – Cars & Kopi Summer 2018"
Rolls Royce’s latest land yacht, the Cullinan, has made its regional debut last night in the glitzy Ritz Carlton Millenia Hotel. If the Phantom is the luxury liner and the Wraith and Dawn both Riva Aquaramas of the car World , the Cullinan, is Rolls Royce’s battlecruiser. Albeit, one decked out in ultra rich leather, […]Read more "Rolls Royce Cullinan splashes into the region"
Representing the most exciting variants of the Mini family, the John Cooper Works badge used to be the sole reserve of the hottest 3-door hatchbacks from the marque. With the latest stable of Minis, however, that badge is now available on all future variants. While this might sound like a recipe for watering down the […]Read more "The answer is MINI: Driving the Mini F56 John Cooper Works"
I’ve driven quite a number of BMWs over the years, at least count, I think I’ve had the pleasure of sampling over 80 of Bavaria’s ultimate driving machines. But, embarrassingly enough, I’ve never driven a Mini before, and never really quite understood the appeal of anything other than their range-topping “S” or “JCW” models. Until […]Read more "One for all: Driving the MINI One 5-door"