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Italian Car Clichés Come to Life at Concorso Italiano

Soul, passion and grace. Traditional cliché words that encapsulate the stylistic beauty of Italian cars. During The Speed Journal’s visit to Concorso Italiano, the Black Horse Golf Course in Monterey California was full of gorgeous examples that can often only be described stereo...
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Climbing the Performance Driving Ladder: the Porsche Owners Club at Laguna ...

What better way for The Speed Journal to spend a long weekend than with the Porsche Owners Club at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California. Jeff Francis recently jumped in a race-prepared Porsche Boxster hardtop to join the fun. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ny...
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Fine Art or Collector Cars? Stunning Automobiles at Bonhams Quail Lodge Auc...

Masters of fine art and automobiles alike, Bonhams international auction house showed their prowess during the Quail Lodge Auction. Under the tent, automotive specialists Micheal Caimano and Rupert Banner showcased masterpieces from McLaren, Ferrari and Maserati, each truly speci...
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A Day at the Nurburgring – Rewards Earned at a Track that Demands Res...

Since 1927, the Nurburgring in the Eifel Mountains of western Germany has attracted the imagination of fans, drivers, teams, and manufacturers. It has also demanded their respect. When The Speed Journal was making plans for a European adventure, the Nürburgring was a mandatory...
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The Porsche Museum at Zuffenhausen – The Cars Speak for Themselves

Visiting the Porsche museum in Stuttgart, Germany is really more like visiting a friend with a huge car collection spanning seven decades who has the means and skills to maintain it, drive the cars constantly, loan them out to friends, and actually have more cars than space to st...
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Speed Journal Team Principal to Race 1962 Jaguar E-Type at the Rolex Monter...

The Speed Journal is pleased to announce Team Principal Jeff Francis will be racing a very significant and historic 1962 Jaguar E-Type at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion in August. In 1961 the first two production E-Types appeared at the Geneva Motor Show and were an insta...
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A Tour of the Mercedes Benz Museum: The Speed Journal Visits the Home of th...

Over eight million people have visited the Mercedes Benz Museum in Stuttgart since it opened in 2006. Recently, Speed Journal principal Jeff Francis visited and took his own walk through Mercedes Benz history. Whereas some other automotive museums focus on their own histories ...
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Red Bull Ring Formula Renault 2.0 Track Day

After a nights stay in a16th century historic country inn, The Speed Journal ventured onto another part of our “German Excursion”. Traveling through the countryside we passed extensive mountains, rivers and towering forests while we admired the beauty and serenity of it all. Our ...
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Porsche Experience Center: No stop-and-go. Just go

Driving has always been a key feature of the Porsche brand, the ownership experience and the culture that surrounds both. Other attributes naturally follow, but the brand starts with the driving experience. "One ride and you’ll understand why most rocket scientists are German"...