Amazing! Monster Jam 2014

If spiffed up trucks are your thing, then the traveling Monster Jam event is certainly not to be missed. Monster Jam is a two-hour competitive and theatrical performance of jacked up pickup trucks outfitted with 1500-horsepower engines and all the glitz, noise and hoopla to go with it. Our family … Read more

Celebrating 50 Years of McLaren

This year, McLaren celebrates its 50th anniversary. Having started out as a simple racing team for its founder Bruce McLaren to further his championship winning aspiration, it is now a multi-billion dollar group with over 5,000 employees focusing on road car production, electronics, marketing, corporate hospitality, and animation alongside its … Read more

Book Review — The Art of the Formula 1 Race Car

Often described as the pinnacle of motorsport, the Formula 1 world championship provides an extraordinary level of technology.  The races used to be very exciting as well, but modern aerodynamics and technical circuits have made passing a thing of the past.  Still, on occasion, and usually at an old European … Read more

Book Review — NASCAR Then and Now

Very much a rags to riches story, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing went from a few dirt tracks to big time business in less than half a century. Given the rather long name, it’s no wonder the acronym, NASCAR, now describes the league, the cars and a … Read more