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Harper Type 6

In Drives by Antoine

Everything started from the best way ever. One question. A question that every petrolhead loves to hear. This question what will immediately put a ear to ear smile. THE question : “Would you like to drive it ?” And, like if it was not enough “You will see, the roads are incredibly stunning!”. Well, how to say no ? Flashback, …

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Story of a Panzer – BMW 130i (E87)

In Drives by Mickael

It took me quite some time. To finally get back to my writing boards. But I have finally a good reason for it since a little bit more than four months. You might wonder why it took that long, to just take my computer again and put down all my thoughts on a notepad regarding this car. And the reason …

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Mustang Ecoboost

In Drives by Mickael

2015 Mustang Ecoboost: The terribly attaching mini-pony So, okay I am a purist. I like manual gearboxes, naturally aspirated engines, and cars that communicate with the driver. Gentlemen’s cars. But while I was in the United States, after having tested the 2015 Mustang Convertible V6 in Miami (http://a-e.li/drives/mustang-miami/), I had the opportunity to test-drive the 2015 Mustang Ecoboost four additional …

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Test Drive Unlimited in real life

In Drives, Lifestyle by Mickael

est Drive Unlimited. It’s always been a bit of an escape for me. A door that would close the current world just once seeing the loading screen. It would open the door of possibilities. The door of my dreams. A world where I would own beautiful houses, in the most beautiful places on Oahu, and where I would spend my …

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Dodge Challenger R/T : A muscle car of no limits

In Drives by Mickael

Having already tested the new Ford Mustang in Miami (see article here), when I had the opportunity to test another muscle car while in the United States, I jumped on the occasion. Muscle cars were born in the US and represent upon my opinion one of the most important automotive heritage of this country, just like the berlinettas for italian …

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A Mustang in Miami

In Drives, Lifestyle by Mickael

have had always a small list of places I would love to visit. I am not someone that wants to see all the world but I do have a few picks that I want to see once in my life. So I figured out that while I had this opportunity to stay six months in Texas, United States, I should …

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Volkswagen Golf R Mark 7 : Defining new benchmarks

In Drives by Mickael

I’ve never been originally a Volkswagen Golf type of petrol head. Why? Well, my mother always had a problem with Volkswagen Golfs since she crashed my dad’s Mark 1 16 valves GTI. Plus I was born and raised with what was probably the worst era of the Volkswagen Golf: the Mark 4. Thus, I never drove much Volkswagen Golfs until …

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BMW M4 : The dawn of a new era

In Drives by Mickael

The BMW M3 is, as we know, one of the benchmark references of all times when you talk about sports cars. Since the first generation E30 to the last model E92, the M3 has educated several generations of petrolheads to BMW’s sheer driving pleasure. A pleasure that I doubted was going to be renewed, when, in september 2013, BMW revealed …