Pat & Sol

I had been anticipating, as I trundled over to Southbank and found my seat in the auditorium, something of an unconventional performance. I did not figure in bell slippers. Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Sol Gabetta chimed together as they hopped across the stage, embarking upon a warm and jaunty ‘Tambourin’ from Leclair’s Violin Sonata in C,…… Continue reading Pat & Sol

Salon Privé 2020

Best of Show: A 1931 Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Spider by Zagato Presented on the grounds of Blenheim Palace, the internationally renowned Concours d’Elegance, Salon Privé, again presented some of the finest classic cars and bikes along with a number of hypercars, next-generation electric cars and the world premier of 4 new automotive models. Accompanying…… Continue reading Salon Privé 2020

Speed and style returns to Salon Privé 2020

From the globally renowned Concours d’Elégance to the presentation of the Club Trophy, this year’s Salon Privé is set to be another unforgettable celebration of the very best that the motoring world has to offer.  World’s finest cars set for prestigious Concours d’EléganceEvolution of the Supercar will celebrate five decades of performanceExciting new-model debuts from…… Continue reading Speed and style returns to Salon Privé 2020

Illinois Route 66 Regent Street Motor Show 2019

Regent Street was closed from Picadilly Circus to Oxford Circus on the 2nd November for a very good cause: a fun event showcasing some rare cars from the very early 1920s to present day electric and supercars, some stunning Harley-Davidsons and giant screens playing a trailer of the 2019 Ford v. Ferrari movie. The King…… Continue reading Illinois Route 66 Regent Street Motor Show 2019

A 1904 De Dion-Bouton Victoria, 1 Cylinder, 8HP (Photography: Mike Massaro).