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Project Miata: New Year, New Garage, New Challenges and Opportunities

Do you ever miss an old friend who you haven’t spoken to in a long time? That’s how I’ve felt about my Miata for the past...
By  January 8, 2016

duPont REGISTRY’s November 2014 Cars and Coffee

The recent November edition of the Cars & Coffee car show at duPont Registry of St Petersburg, Florida was a great mix of...
By  December 19, 2014

Coming Soon: A Return to Cars & Coffee

Over the weekend I attended and shot over 9 hours of a cars & coffee (my first since 2011). I’ve unfortunately had to...
By  November 18, 2014

2014 Firestone Grand Prix of St Pete Launches The IndyCar Season

Rough weather, heavy rain, and wind greeted the race weekend in St Petersburg this year. Despite that, Takuma Sato was able to...
By  April 11, 2014

Festivals of Speed: From Roadsters To Racecars

A few times a year, there is a Concours d’Elegance held in Florida called the Festivals of Speed. These photos are from the...
By  July 26, 2013

Speed Record Car is a Time Capsule of Mystery

Among the vast collection of glossy vehicles showcased at last April’s Festival of Speed in St. Petersburg, Florida, one of...
By  July 18, 2013

2013 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

It is always exciting this time of year when the Honda Grand Prix takes over the streets of St Pete, but this year was especially...
By  April 12, 2013

Honda Grand Prix Track Construction

Early on Friday morning, I attended the beginning of the construction of the street course that is annually built on the streets...
By  February 19, 2013

April 2012 Festivals of Speed in St Petersburg, Florida

In April, St Petersburg, Florida hosted the Festivals of Speed, a traveling Concours d’Elegance-style show with cars,...

2012 Honda Grand Prix of St Petersburg: IndyCars

In previous years, I’ve typically taken more interest in the World Challenge races at Honda Grand Prix, but this year the...
By  May 10, 2012

Celebrating the Life of a Champion: Dan Wheldon

Before the IndyCar race at St Pete, they played this video tribute celebrating the late great Dan Wheldon; the local racing hero...
By  April 9, 2012

2012 Honda Grand Prix of St Petersburg: Star Mazda

This year, we got seats, and it was a good thing too. Without them, we would have missed an amazing crash or two or three. In the...
By  April 9, 2012

2012 Honda Grand Prix of St Petersburg: The Paddock

Dedicated to Ferdinand Alexander “Butzi” Porsche. The weekend before last, my wife and I went out to Honda Grand Prix...
By  April 8, 2012

The One Where A Corvette Makes A Fool Out Of Me… Again

On Sunday, while wandering around the paddocks before the races, I was shooting this beautiful mid-’60s Corvette when the...
By  March 30, 2012

June 2011 Cars & Coffee at duPont REGISTRY

On this outing to Cars & Coffee, I arrived 20 minutes later than last time (made a wrong turn and had to go over the bridge...
By  July 11, 2011

Euro Ratty Ol’ Thing

Contrary to what you typically see on the Golfs in the Euro scene, or the Hondas in the stance scene, this car’s rubber...
By  July 1, 2011

Straight Stance: Vochitos

There was a nice assortment of old-school Volkswagen Beetles in the parking area at Straight Stance, customized in various forms...
By  June 25, 2011

Second Sight: The black Honda S2000 CR

Here’s just a quick post with some under-hood photos of the Honda S2000 CR that we’d previously seen at the May...
By  June 24, 2011

The Anti-Stance: R32 GT-R drag car

This R32 Nissan GT-R, seen at the Straight Stance show, was what I would consider the antithesis of stance, a drag car with stock...
By  June 22, 2011

Straight Stance: Low Low Flush Show V.1

To quote the title of the old Monty Python spinoff, “and now for something completely different.” As I mentioned...
By  June 17, 2011