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The Greatest Automotive Week in Switzerland

A few years ago I started to keep an eye on an interesting historic hillclimb event which was taking place on one of my favorite mountain roads in Switzerland, the Bernina Pass. When I was a child they used to take me there for a brief day trip in summer and I still have fond…
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29/12/2022 0

Homologation Special: Lancer Evo VI TME

If you think back to the late 90s rally scene I’m pretty sure the red Mitsubishi Lancer of Tommi Mäkinen is one of the first things that come to your mind. To commemorate his four consecutive driver’s championships (1996, ’97, ’98 and ’99) Mitsubishi launched a special edition of their Lancer Evolution VI, calling it…
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29/11/2022 0

The 21.5-litre Benz Which Makes The Earth Shake

You understand you are getting old when a certain type of cars that had never fascinated you before begins to interest you and, sometimes, makes you more excited than most modern stuffs out there. Something that I’ve always considered just like carriages with an engine they are now growing on me, more and more, especially…
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31/10/2022 0

Memories from Festival of Speed 2022

Here’s some of my personal highlights from the 2022 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Hennessey Venom F5: This was one of my favorite cars at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed; the Hennessey Venom F5. This american beast is powered by a rear-mid-mounted 6.6 liter twin turbo V8 engine that generates 1,817 hp at 8,000 rpm!…
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30/08/2022 0

The True Essence of the Hypercar Class

Since the first talks on the new top-level prototype class regulations, a beautiful scenario dominated by futuristic cars derived from road-going hypercars opened up, thanks to numerous aspects of the design kept open. Unfortunately the first ‘Hypercar’ prototypes didn’t meet the fans’ premises also due to later changes to the rule set prior to its…
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14/07/2022 0

Back to Le Mans 50 Years Later

To my great surprise yesterday I managed to record the new Ferrari Le Mans Hypercar which will mark the return of the Italian brand at Le Mans after 50 years. The car did its first km at Fiorano Circuit driven at first by Alessandro Per Guidi and later by Nicklas Nielsen. Nothing is known of…
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07/07/2022 0

McLaren F1 30th Anniversary Tour 2022

A couple of days ago I learned that the tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Mclaren F1 would be held in Northern Italy and I did everything I could to be present to record and see those amazing machines. For the occasion the organizers managed to gather a total of 13 McLaren F1s,…
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29/05/2022 0

Evolution of the Species: Artura Going GT4

I managed to capture McLaren’s future GT4 challenger in action at Monza Circuit in the last few days. The candidate appears to be the McLaren Artura, which is going to replace the 6-year-old McLaren 570S GT4. The road legal Artura uses a 577 hp, 3.0-litre, 120 degrees, twin-turbocharged V6 engine paired with an electric motor…
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23/03/2022 0

🇮🇹 In Pista a Magione con una MX-5 a noleggio 🇮🇹

Sono da sempre innamorato dalla bellissima atmosfera presente al Nürburgring con i suoi ‘Touristenfahrten’ serali e le numerose opportunità di noleggio. La cosa sorprendente e inaspettata è stata trovare un qualcosa di molto simile a Magione, con la possibilità di poter noleggiare un’auto e godersi alcuni giri intorno all’omonimo circuito. Essendo ancora giovane, ho scoperto…
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02/03/2022 0

Attacking The Time in a Rental MX-5

It was really amazing and unexpected to discover there was a chance to rent a car and enjoy some laps around Magione circuit. Never I’d imagined to find something that vaguely reminded me of the beautiful atmosphere of the Nürburgring and tourist drives. Due to my young age, I got to know Magione mainly from…
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