Raphmoe Review: Classic Car Club of Manhattan (CCC)

Have you ever wanted to rent a fast and fun car? Have you ever wanted to pay for friends? If you answered yes to either of these questions than the Classic Car Club fraternity is for you. Located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan near the Holland Tunnel the Classic Car Club is essentially the Enterprise Rental Car… » 11/21/14 1:58pm 11/21/14 1:58pm

Who Does it Better: GMC Acadia or Subaru STi?

So, I was driving along today in my plain jane NA Impreza, and saw a fellow Subie on the road....a nice new STi to be exact. Sure, I love it and it grabbed my attention. But then, right behind it, was a GMC Acadia. Normally, I couldn't care less about that car, but then I noticed the headlights. » 11/20/14 12:58pm 11/20/14 12:58pm

Millennials And Cars: Local Motors Has The Answer


Automakers are spending millions testing different ways to get Millennials interested in cars. They're trying focus groups, cultural experts, experimental marketing events with hipster bands, organic hors d'oeuvres and craft brews. Never mind that the Millennials can't afford to buy the cars just yet, automakers… » 11/20/14 11:11am 11/20/14 11:11am

How I Found Valentino's Balboni In Wyoming

"Hey, there's two Lamborghini's parked outside the lobby," said my dad as he drank his morning coffee, with 20+ years in the car sales business under his belt. You see, his passion for car culture lies within MSRP and resale values rather than horsepower and torque figures, so when he directs my attention to a car on… » 8/08/14 10:18am 8/08/14 10:18am

I Was Tricked Into Driving A Maserati Around Manhattan

When I finally officially graduated from college last summer, my parents were overjoyed. It only took six years, and multiple tense conversations about how I could be a semi-professional racing driver if they would have just put that tuition money towards Skip Barber school instead of "wasting" it on a liberal arts… » 7/11/14 4:40pm 7/11/14 4:40pm

Going Analog: 1974 BMW M2 Review

I have a dirty secret. Super cars aren't really my thing. I appreciate them and marvel at their outrageous power and digital brains, but I'm more of an analog guy myself. My theory on cars and motorcycles is if my talents can't push them to the absolute limit, then they're really not for me. That's what makes Classic… » 5/19/14 11:38am 5/19/14 11:38am