Tag Archives: Coupe

Naughty Autos 3




While all of the classic cars are tucked into their winter beds I would like to reflect on the last Winnetka, IL Coffee and Classics held in 2010. Continue reading

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1976 Aston Martin V8




These days, little surprises me in the automotive world. It has become common place for me to see a rare car outside of it’s natural habitat. The occasional Lamborghini shimmying through downtown Chicago may make me ask aloud, “hey little fella, what are you doing so far from home?” On the flip side of the proverbial coin, it is rare for me to mutter, “Well what the hell IS that steed?!” Continue reading

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1964 Porsche 356 Carrera 2




Cutting edge automotive design begins with a vision. Great designs can leave a lasting impression on the rest of the automotive industry for 10 seconds or for 10 years Continue reading

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1964 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso




This is a museum quality example of the 1964 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso. With the 250 GT Lusso, the Lusso stands for luxury (literal translation from Italian to English)… and by luxury I mean copious amounts of supple quilted leather. Mmm supple. Continue reading

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2001 BMW M Coupe




Nicknamed the “Shoe”, the M Coupe’s polarizing design is based on the BMW Z3 which beautifully displays nods to it’s forefathers, the 503 and the 507. Continue reading

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1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing




Now you can raise your arms and scream horsepower, modern technology, exhaust note or just creature comforts but come on, the 300SL is in a design class all it’s own. Continue reading

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60′s Volvo 544 Racer




Now there are cars that have slight flaws, design issues, ride quality problems, poor engineering, and lack of quality materials. And then there are cars that are notorious lemons. The Volvo 544 is both. Continue reading

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