Its Friday, its the Vroom Room, come in we have cappuccino and biscotti, make yourself comfortable. Join the conversation, leave a comment.
Before we forget we shot this photo of the 427 Cobra in November at RM Auctions. You expect that it will do 7 figures at auction, look at what it sold for in Arizona Lot 122 1967 427 Cobra Semi Competition we agree serious 7 figures for a Cobra.
The catalogue for the sale next week of the Bruce Weiner Micro Car Collection...take a moment its totally cool and fun.
Wondering what all the Super Bowl ads that we did not see in Canada were all about? As usual everyone has an opinion. Take a look at all the Super Bowl ads.
If you remember going to races at St.Eugene, tell us about it. Agreed you have to be of a certain age. From St.Eugene The Colonel remembers a VW Beetle with a Buick nailhead in he back seat powering the car.
If you remember punch cards, Fortran, computers the size of rooms, the early days of transistors. Tell us about it!
We take technology in vehicles for granted, back in the day when it was all mechanical. One of the earliest application of technology was the capacitive discharge ignition made possible by transistors. If you remember transistors replacing vacuum tubes...tell us about it.
Yes...a member of the Strada Crew who is a die hard Blackberry fan got his Z10 this past Tuesday, its a cool smart phone, refreshing to see a Blackberry without the keyboard, it looks like an iPhone or a Galaxie. Other members of the Crew have both iPhones and Blackberry smart devices. The camera on the Z10 is totally cool.
Take a moment to peruse photos of the Packard Plant in Detroit.
Our usual old cars on ice this time from the Winter Marathon Rallye at Madonna di Campiglio.