Flabbergasted Events → The Grand Tour pub at Automobility LA ’17

I feel like I need to apologize in advance because I know that my narrative for this piece isn’t exactly going to be fluid. It began in London, in 2008. I was a young ‘un back then, a teenager basically. It was only my second visit, and I was alone and I didn’t know anybody … More Flabbergasted Events → The Grand Tour pub at Automobility LA ’17

Flabbergasted Drive → McLaren 570S Spider & 720S, 1st impression

A few years ago (2014), the partnership between Mercedes and McLaren that gloriously produced the Mercedes SLR McLaren came to an end. There have been mixed results. On the racetrack, Mercedes definitely stepped it up a notch in F1, as you all know, whereas McLaren is still struggling (chiefly because of the Honda engine). When … More Flabbergasted Drive → McLaren 570S Spider & 720S, 1st impression

Flabbergasted Events → Finali Mondiali 2017 (Ferrari)

70 years of Red Passion 1947-2017 It began 70 years ago. History has it that on May 12, 1947 the Ferrari 125S was driven past the gates outside the factory in Maranello, Italy for its first ever road test. That marked the birth of a dream that became, by default and definition, a red dream … More Flabbergasted Events → Finali Mondiali 2017 (Ferrari)

Flabbergasted Review (ITA) → Renault Talisman Sporteur

    Sono appena tornato da Parigi. Stavolta per ragioni interamente personali. Nulla di cui mi voglia vantare, sia chiaro, volo low cost da 50 €, va la’. Nonostante si trattasse, come detto, di ragioni personali c’è stato un “catch”, una precisazione. C’è appunto da fare qua. E’ che la gente normale va a Parigi … More Flabbergasted Review (ITA) → Renault Talisman Sporteur

Flabbergasted Review → Ferrari 488 GTB & Lambo Huracán

C’è un video su YouTube (s’intitola Food Fighters) che vi consiglio di guardare. Si tratta di una sorta di chiacchierata a cuore aperto tra AA Gill, giornalista e critico culinario scozzese (tristemente deceduto nel Dicembre 2016), e Anthony Bourdain, chef superstar americano, intervistati dallo chef Tony Bilson. Nel bel mezzo della perdizione narcisistica del “foodie” … More Flabbergasted Review → Ferrari 488 GTB & Lambo Huracán