A visit to Dutton Garage

When you flick through the glossy pages of a Classic & Sportscar or Octane magazine, it’s virtually impossible to avoid studying the thousands of exotic car adverts in great detail, your mind racing away on a multitude of tangents. Preferably with fresh coffee in hand, one of my favorite pastimes…

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The new kid from Stuttgart – AMG GT S

Mercedes and its acquired AMG sub-brand have always been somewhat of a juxtaposition for me. I respect their cars immensely; I find most of their designs tastefully understated and a few years ago I even bought an old W126 just to revel in its immense build quality for a little…

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Climb to the Eagle 2014

At this time of year there are a few reliable signs that summer is finally looming. Daylight savings is an obvious one, as is the gradual shift of the Adelaide Hills from lush green to parched brown. But just as regular, and arguably of more importance, is the Climb to…

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Driven – AMG G55

Coolness is always more special when it’s unexpected. The element of surprise, combined with time and place has a way of etching an experience into your memory in a way that nothing else really can. For example, discovering a new band on the Internet is great, but just think how it makes you feel when you’re…

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