Tag Archives: Coupe

Cadillac CTSV Race Car


‘Fast’ is a relative term these days just like ‘Horsepower’ and ‘MPG’. 135 mph in a stock 2013 Mercedes-Benz C63 Coupe is fast when done legally. 148 mph in an open-wheeled Indy-car on an oval track is really fast. And close to 180 mph on in a Cadillac CTS-V Race Car driven by Andy Pilgrim is stupid fast. Continue reading

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1934 Model 40 Special Speedster


Working the auto show circuit as a photographer makes for a fast paced, ulcer-inducing, sweaty sweaty mess. While humping my camera gear around the 2012 New York International Auto Show for Jalopnik.com I found a cool calming breeze in the form of Edsel Ford’s 1934 Model 40 Special Speedster. Continue reading

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2012 Fiat 500 Abarth


After almost 5 years of pining for the European version of the Fiat Abarth, Americans can finally rejoice in the fact that these speedy little hatches will be hitting dealerships (studios) in less than two weeks. Continue reading

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2012 Maserati GranTourismo


What can I say about Pininfarina’s design that hasn’t already been said? It’s sleek, it’s stylish, it kind of looks like… Continue reading

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Shinyside.net’s newest addition




Hey Shinysiders! It’s been a long summer and just before we get geared up for our long winter, I wanted to introduce you all to Shinyside.net’s newest member, Mr. Robby DeGraff. Continue reading

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Carolina Classics




This winter I took a trip down the eastern seaboard (and subsequently down memory lane) to North Carolina to visit some old friends and to see my sister-in-law. While down there I met up with a dear friend who’s father has a 1967 Ferrari 330 GTC that is being rebuilt from the ground up. Continue reading

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1996 Porsche 911 Twin Turbo (993)




Not surprisingly, the Porsche 911 has been around for more than 45 years. Somewhere near it’s 30th birthday (draw your over-the-hill comparisons now), Porsche designed and produced one of it’s greatest cars yet, the Type 993. Continue reading

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