Top Gear: British Tossers

Via Ben. Top Gear set it up to be a battle of Youth versus Tradition via a hill climb. Hill climbs in themselves are the preferred motorsport of middle-class dead wood. Get the Sprite cruising and see how many heads it turns (that is if the stodgey tweed covered driver doesn’t get stabbed by some […]

Summernats 19

Just got back from Canberra and Summernats 19. A few very interesting things cropped up for my dissertation research. The main thing was the focus on Chic Henry and Summernats being only 19 years old. “Wait!” I hear you exclaim. “Didn’t Chic take over what was called the Street Machine Nationals in 1986-ish only to […]