Big Boy’s Toys at Hangar 7

Right next to Salzburg Airport lies Hangar-7, owned by Red Bull founder Dietrich Mateschitz. This is not a hangar in any traditional sense of the word but rather a collection of Red Bull’s toys; everything… Continue reading

Audi Obsessed: Simon and his B4’s

One of the joys of travelling is meeting new people, who share a similar interest and a passion for their cars. A stone’s throw away from Salzburg, in the Bavarian foothills lives an… Continue reading

Our picks from the Mille Miglia Musuem

  As we were in Brescia for the final stages of this year’s Mille Miglia, we really had no excuse not to check out the nearby Mille Miglia Musuem. Established in 1997, the… Continue reading

Defying Convention: Europe Street Cars- Volume Two

We love it when we see a ride that defies convention. A car that is unique. A car that stands out from the ever conforming crowd. One of our favourite past times in… Continue reading

Cannes and Monaco…home of automotive glitz and glamour

Cannes and Monaco, two very different places that share one thing; Automotive glitz and glamour. First up we have Cannes, prime beach real estate on the French Riveria. But in May every year,… Continue reading

The finish line of the most beautiful road race; Mille Miglia

Enzo Ferrari was not lying when he said that the Mille Miglia is the most beautiful road race in the world. A Thousand Miles. Amazing cars. In a breath-taking country. What else could… Continue reading

Planes, Trains and Automobiles…Czech history through transport

Behind the impressive façade of the 5 story building above there features a comprehensive display of Czech Republics technical achievements. For over a hundred years extensive collections have been assembled in Prague’s National… Continue reading

A work of art

Sometimes a car just can’t leave your mind. Its takes you back to when it was built and when it was driven, in this case hard. Magnificent is its original, unmolested and unrestored… Continue reading

A Lazy Sunday at the Goodwood Members Meeting

A lazy Sunday. It could be a sleep in, breakfast in bed or a Sunday roast. Our lazy Sunday was at Goodwood. Compared to the phenomenal Festival of Speed and the crazy time… Continue reading

Race Retro Rocks our world

At Driven Threads we are passionate about historic motorsport. So there was absolutely no reason for us to miss Race Retro. The International Historic Motorshow was recently held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire. As… Continue reading

Senna, McLaren, Concept Cars and the Greatest carpark in the World

What does Senna, concept cars and the greatest carpark in world have in common? The answer lies in the event. As we brace ourselves for this year’s Goodwood Members Meeting, Festival of Speed… Continue reading

London’s Epic Classic Car Show

The inaugural London Classic Car Show, was recently held at the Excel Centre in the UK’s bustling capital. In true London style it was a hectic and busy display of amazing classic machinery.… Continue reading

8 Reasons why you need to get to Classic Remise

Berlin is an eclectic city with a vibrant alternative culture, amazing architecture, fabulous food and a real sense of tangible history. When you have covered all bases in Berlin you really need to… Continue reading

Shaken not stirred…Real Bond Cars on Show

Bond in Motion is the excellent exhibition of James Bond vehicles currently on show at the London Film Museum. In fact, it is the largest display of its kind ever staged in London.… Continue reading

Stars of the Big and Small Screen

Back in June we visited Beaulieu National Motor Museum. Back then we came to the conclusion that Beaulieu was much more than a Museum. And this post explains just one of the reasons… Continue reading

The World according to Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz World is located at the site of the famous Brooklands oval racing circuit in the UK. The centre celebrates the brand’s long and illustrious heritage: 128 years to be exact. The famous… Continue reading

Classic Market brings out vintage heroes

Last March we attended the Classic Car Boot Sale at the Southbank Centre (see our coverage here). We had such a great time we recently attended the event again, this time in a… Continue reading

Massive Showing at the NEC Classic Car Show

It’s not hard to see why the Classic Motor Show at the NEC is described as the biggest and most popular classic car exhibition in the UK. With over 1700 brilliant cars from… Continue reading

The Unforgettable Revival in full Motion; the Ultimate Vintage Experience

The Magic of the Goodwood Revival is unforgettable. It’s a feast for your senses. You are literally transported back to a bygone age. Where racing gentleman drove real cars. With real noise and… Continue reading

Relishing the Revival – 130 Reasons to attend the Goodwood Revival

They say a picture tells a thousand words. What about 130 pictures? That’s not enough words to describe the sensory overload and unique experience that is the Goodwood Revival. Such is the authentic… Continue reading

Epitome of Elegance- The Cartier ‘Style Et Luxe’ delivers

The Cartier ‘Style Et Luxe’ was the sweet icing on the cake at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Presented in seven classes, on display were amazing cars representing the finest of their type,… Continue reading

Rally Gods in Action at Goodwood

For ten years now, the Forest Rally Stage at the Goodwood Festival of Speed has allowed some very special rally cars to have their own time to shine in the Goodwood forest. As… Continue reading

Hellenic Motor Musuem

Athens- birthplace of democracy and home of a not so strong economy right now, isn’t all ancient ruins and grimy streets. When you have conquered the Acropolis and explored through the concrete jungle… Continue reading

Goodwood Festival of Speed is Pure Automotive Joy

Its hard to describe in words the feeling of being at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Pure automotive joy comes to our mind when we think of this incredible event. Goodwood Festival of… Continue reading

The Spirit of Brooklands lives on

The Spirit of Brooklands lives on through the Brooklands Double Twelve. We were blown away by two action-packed days of vintage Motorsport at the Brooklands Museum. The original Double Twelve was run by… Continue reading

Scrumptious Superstar Cars at Motorexpo

The 19th annual London Motorexpo at Canary Wharf fulfilled all of our expectations. World leading automotive brands showed off their superstar models in this corporate hub of the city. Being a free event,… Continue reading

Gumball 3000 invades Regent Street

Every year the Gumball 3000 Rally sees an eclectic group of celebs trekking wacky cars around the globe. We couldn’t resist the opportunity to check out this street party as the rich (and… Continue reading

Spring into an Autojumble

Beaulieu really is a special place. Not only are its grounds physically beautiful, Beaulieu prides itself on its annual Autojumble events. Where scores of buyers and sellers flock to the Hampshire automotive haven.… Continue reading

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