Perplexed engineers, the Rock of Gibraltar, and a tale of man vs. machine

The BMW engineers were huddled together, with worried looks on their faces.  Was something wrong with their equipment? Was this a mechanical issue or a...

Disney’s Autopia puts kids of all ages behind the wheel

Earlier this week, Hagerty Daily shared a story headlined “65 years ago, kids of all ages couldn’t wait to get their hands on the...

The Journal Podcast: Laguna Seca follies: Narigi speaks

Earlier this month, we presented everything we had learned in regard to the management contract to the Laguna Seca Raceway awarded to A & D Narigi...

F1’s return to classic tracks – reality?

Formula One announced last week that it will race at the famed Mugello circuit in September. That’s a thrill as the Tuscany circuit is...

The Laguna Seca Follies

For John Narigi, the new general manager of the Laguna Seca Recreation Area that includes WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, we must offer our most...

The Journal Podcast: Miles Ahead’s Ted Woerner

The most basic element for getting a feel for high performance or spirited driving is an arrive and drive autocross. Miles Ahead provides the...
favorite Fords

Like ESPN, we offer our own Top 10: Favorite Fords

During the recent Fourth of July weekend, Disney+ debuted the original-cast performance of the historic Broadway musical, Hamilton. To help promote the event, and...

July is the Journal’s Track Days Month

Here at the Journal, we strive to bring you the world of collector cars with engaging content, humor, and most of all, expertise. If it’s on...

Fare ye well, Dicken Wear

When I would introduce Dicken Wear to people, I would say, “You know ‘the most interesting man in the world’ (from the Dos Equis...
road trip

Electrifying news about the future of the road trip

I arrived at an interesting intersection a few days ago.  It began with the arrival of a news release from Electrify America, announcing the completion...