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TSJ Drivers Series

TSJ Drivers Series

The Driver’s Series scours the world to find and explore compelling driving experiences for the driving enthusiast with a passion for speed. We send our resident driver Jeff Francis to get behind the wheel and report back to Speed Journal readers to ride along virtually or become inspired to take on the driving experiences themselves.

TSJ Racers Series

TSJ Racers Series

The Racer’s Series celebrates motorsports competition by highlighting race cars and racing events.  Racing’s reach stretches beyond professional events as amateurs regularly test themselves and their cars in vintage events and club racing.  Our resident driver Jeff Francis shares his racing experiences and takes Speed Journal readers into the racing world.

Exclusive Features

bmw 328 mille miglia

BMW’s success in racing began early. Soon after beginning production of the BMW 328 Mille Miglia in 1936, BMW took the car racing. Their 2.0 …

bmw museum

The BMW museum in Munich, holds a wealth of engineering masterpieces. Part 1 of our “German Excursion” led The Speed Journal to get up close …

BMW Museum

Munich is BMW’s head base of operations. The administrative building’s unmistakable architecture granted it with the nickname the “four-cyli …

ron fellows corvette driving school
Driver’s Series

Suppose you’ve just plundered your piggy bank and bought a brand-new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Grand Sport or Z06. With hundreds of horse …

mclaren beverly hills track day
Driver’s Series

Following a drifting session at Willow Springs International Raceway, team principal Jeff Francis stepped out of his test car, only to be gr …

2017 ford gt

“History is more or less bunk. It’s tradition. We don’t want tradition. We want to live in the present, and the only history that is worth a …

dream racing
Driver’s Series

Arriving at Las Vegas Motor Speedway to take part in the Dream Racing experience, you can feel the excitement build. It is tangible, like an …

Dan Gurney

The Speed Journal was thrilled to attend a fitting and well-deserved tribute to a California racing legend when The Peterson Automotive Muse …

mullin automotive museum citroen exhibit

To those unfamiliar with him, Peter Mullin appears to be a quiet businessman, the founder of Mullin Consulting and other financial services. …

Spring Mountain Motor Resort
Driver’s Series

When The Speed Journal’s Executive Editor Jeff Francis attended the Ron Fellows Performance Driving School near Pahrump, Nevada, he wasn’t e …

Dan Gurney

When the team at The Speed Journal was invited to the world-famous Peterson Automotive Museum in January to celebrate a new exhibit about ra …

Grand Sport Corvette

It is difficult to say, but in some cases a car is simply better with less power. Sometimes a motor is so good it outperforms the chassis it …