Archive for March, 2011

[Come on] Evoque. Let your body move to the music. Hey Hey Hey.

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Towards the cold end of 2010 I worked with Tangerine Films and Land Rover on a series of small web documentaries. The mission was to investigate the journey of how Range Rover had produced their forthcoming baby model – the Evoque. In the coming months you will see all of the web docs, but in the meantime here is the first installment.

 

Geneva Motorshowoffs twenty eleven

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Geneva’s motorshow is a glorious event. The world’s best many reckon, me included. It’s a simple layout and there is no shortage of extremely intriguing hairstyles, clothes and face furniture. Here are my Fifth Gear faves from the Swiss spotlights:

Morgan’s sexy tricycle

Pagani’s God of wind

Lamborghini’s car that will piss off customers who bought a Reventon

Porsche’s hybrid race weapon with a spinning top instead of a passenger seat

Rolls Royce in pursuit of extra quietness (no V12, thanks)

But before the show it is always obligatory to hit the alpine regions to indulge in alcohol inhalation,

snow sports…

….and knob about on Ford Fiesta engined snow mobiles (the Alpina Sherpa is quite a beast):