Heckscher State Park has been mentioned a few times to me but never for automotive events. I seen a flyer for the event 30 minutes before it was going to take place and decided to get out of bed and go (It was at 10am).
DJ Envy of Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club has been throwing car shows for the past 2-3 years with each one getting better. Usually, the events are held in New Jersey but this year it was held in Atlanta, Georgia. He named it “Carchella” and with that name the excitement grew, it was more than just a car show, it was an event.
A friend of mine invited me to an event which would be the beginning of many car shows for the season. Assumption was that it would be a regular meet in a random parking lot but we were in for a surprise. Upon arrival we saw the legendary Nissan Skyline, two of them, parked side by side.
The previous years experience of DJ Envys Car show was filled with celebrity rides, stanced rides, old school classics and plenty of surprises. This year we expected nothing less. With nostalgia from the last show we knew this show had to succeed the last with better cars, more cars, celebrity appearances and you never know, maybe even a performance. Continue reading
Raceway park in Englishtown, NJ is home to many events but this July, BMW’s filled the park with the German trademark car ranging from 80’s classics to current 16′ models. Continue reading
Island import day is an event located on the east end of Long Island, the last exit on the L.I.E (Long island expressway). was an event with many surprises. The trip took about 45 minutes and not only is the travel a fun experience, you see race cars and builds along the trip the closer you get to the destination. The entrance fee was $10 to park inside the lot and $5 to park outside near the entrance. Upon entering there was a concession stand, a family selling beverages out of a cooler and the ice cream man selling cold treats to enthusiasts in the 90 degree weather. Continue reading
Combing square and round body features the Ferrari TestaRossa is just as interesting as its name. With few complex exterior body angles, the testa rossa is simple but creatively altered to stand out amongst its super class and the classes below. Continue reading
Occurring on biweekly Thursdays in Glen Cove, NY is AutosTrade. Autostrade is a event that happens every summer bringing together a luxury/ exotic gathering of vehicles being displayed on a closed off section of the town. Where the street is closed off and traffic may not pass is where the show cars start, parked and filling up the School street section of Glen Cove. Continue reading
The past few years have been great for the Chrysler 200. The 300 has been the popular model the passed few generations putting the Brand in a luxury class and increasing consumer attention. Styled as a large vehicle with leather seats, huge doors with small windows, a distinguishing front grille and front halo headlight options the Chrysler 300 has been one of the models that give Chrysler its own look and status. Recently the 200 has made its comeback with a better exterior/interior design which the interior seems it was built for comfort and space. Continue reading
One of the biggest cars on the Road used by some for towing, owned by some for their love of pick up trucks the Dodge Ram incorporates many features that bring the pick up class excitement. Continue reading