Its Friday, its the Vroom Room, come in make yourself comfortable, we have cappuccino and biscotti, join the conversation.
Yes...Corvette won the GT Class at the 12 Hours of Sebring...huge!
Refreshing to see Mercedes-Benz finally get with the program and smooth out the creases and bumps on the new 2014 S Class, are they admitting that the squarish, creased look is/was not the best styling direction. Although the prominent grille will become a casualty of inattentive driving/parking.
We published a video of the new Cadillac Twin Turbo V6, while watching the video of the components coming together...it was "there is even a windage tray in the oil pan" wow...really cool. On a small block Chevy, if you remember the elongated main bearing cap studs to accomodate a windage tray...take a moment tell us about it, leave a comment.
If you were a hockey fan back in the day when players did not wear helmets, agreed a few decades ago, you surely remember Bobby Orr, well the guy is turning 65 next week.
The other day we were reflecting on a dark green 1963 Buick Wildcat 4 door hardtop, and suddenly it was a "Its a 50 year old car" moment...in a strange way technology seems to make time stand still for a fleeting nano second moment.
Want to see How Millenial you are...take the test.
Our online friend Ralf Becker of Chromjuwelen kindly published this link from Bumpsteer which has a fascinating photo gallery of Porsche BBS wheels. A classic case of the photos telling the entire story...of German engineering. The wheel design...in case you did not know...look at photos of early Chapparals.
Our usual old race cars from the SVRA at the 12 Hours of Sebring