Last weekend was the Kop Hill Climb event in Buckinghamshire, a mixture of classic and exotic sports cars took to the rural town turning the some what sleepy backwater into a haven for petrolheads.
It was site regular, Garry Woodham, that alerted us all to this gem of an event. Having attended last year and watched a Bugatti Veyron launch up the countryside hill, there was no hesitation in the reply of yes when it came to if I was attending. Wangling our way…Continue
If you're part of the European scene then chances are you'll have heard about the original Queen of drift, Belinda Challis. It's not only Belinda that is recognisable, but her car the Castrol R32 Skyline is equally as famous as having appeared in magazines, TV shows and film launches all around the World. The pair of them are a force to be reckoned with as they compete for podium sucess in the British Drift Championship and push the limits of stunt arena entertainment with the uber cool bike…Continue
Yesterday I took a day out to chill with the family and re-coup after Goodwood and JDM AllStars (blogs to follow) but halfway through my downtime I got a call from Mikey at Nur asking me to pop down to see them.
On arrival to Nur's awesome new workshop and showroom, I was greeted to a rumble that sounded like Satan's hounds, the all-carbon MR2 was sat in the workshop idelling as the guys tinkered with the freshly built engine and altered parts before it's re-map that will see…Continue
Since the first round of the Fueltopia Barrel Sprint everyone has been working away behind the scenes for the build up to round 2! Dan 'the man' Fegent was given the thankless task of shifting through the raw video footage of several cameras on different formats and asked to create something that would showcase the sport that we're developing.
After a few weeks of chopping, filtering and seamless transitions, I'm pleased to show you the final cut. Prepare yourself for the…Continue
Since the 1970's Stockholm has played host to a motorsport event that most of you may have never heard of, there is no glamorous paddocks, no endorsements and certainly no TV coverage. It's underground and each year it gets bigger...
The Stockholm Open is an illegal drag event that brings the fastest racers from all over Sweden to compete against each other on the public highways. It attracts huge crowds that wait for hours in known hotspots to grab a chance to view the…Continue
It's about four years ago since I had my first encounter with a T-Rex... I'm not talking about an over-grown lizard with big teeth and short arms. I'm talking a bike engined, three-wheeler, that can offer car drivers that biker sensation without the need of wearing giant, leather, baby-grows.
Regular visitors to the site may have caught the excellent blog by Dan Fegent about our night at the Ace Cafe on Saturday 27th August for the launch of the new European Chevy Cruiser. If not then follow this helpful link (http://www.fueltopia.co.uk/profiles/blogs/ace-cafe-chevrolet-launch-party) to check it out.