Yes...the roofs are white in the morning, its that time of year, the capuccino is warm, make yourself comfortable.
A busy week with EICMA and SEMA, and the usual information overload. Since we are strong proponents that you have to be your own editor. This individual Micheal "Pumpkyn" Nielsen extensive Flickr photo stream of his walk about at SEMA caught our attention, take a look...here.
We were all salivating to see the MV Agusta F3 at EICMA, photos with the official factory press release...here.
We know that you are also wondering about the Ducati Diavel, we have it...here, with the extensive press release. We had several conversations among ourselves about the styling of this bike, the consensus...there is too much rear wheel sticking out beyond the body work...its our opinion.
Canadian sales for October as we expected, slightly better than last year for the month, ahead of last year on a year to date basis, with a continued downward trend. It seems that the folks that were talking about 1.6M a few months ago have revised themselves to a slightly lower figure. For the record we were never at 1.6 for 2010. The habitual manufacturers that are ahead, are still ahead, the laggards are still lagging. if you have been following our quarterly sales analysis you know who they are, by now.
This week we reviewed a 2011 Subaru Legacy WRX, the car is totally impressive to drive, the review is...here.
If you have an interest in bespoke shoes you heard of Berluti take a look at their sire...here, as well as an informative article...here. What do shoes and cars share...fine shoes are like fine cars, both are rebuild able and restorable.
Imagine for a moment being of an age that you went to GM Motoramas as a kid, and saw a Firebird, 50 years ago this car would capture any kids imagination. Now imagine 50 years later having an opportunity to get background information, and an extensive photo gallery on the Firebird III...here. Cool stuff..
Flip through the pages of the Milton Robson Collection that RM Auctions will be selling next week, if you are of a certain age you will remember some of these cars as being in the "unobtanium" orbit at the time...here.
If you have an interest in the auto industry, if you are on LinkedIn, may we suggest that you join Canadian Auto Dealers/Marketer Network group...here.
A bunch of old cars competing in La Carrera Panamericana...here.