The Crazy Categories of Concourse of Elegance 2020

Forget all this pre-war/post-war stuff, this is how you break down a concours!

On Saturday I attended my second Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court – and it was as glorious and spectacular as last year’s with a sensational turn out of cars and remarkably good attendance too, despite the Covid concerns.

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Interview Syeed (Sy) Ali – Founder of Drivers Union

Syeed (Sy) Ali is the founder of popular Supercar Owners Club, Drivers Union, and has been involved in car culture in London for decades. I caught up with him at the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court yesterday and asked him about Drivers Union. Find him at www.TheDriversUnion.com

Ineos Grenadier Walkaround!

This is the spiritual successor to the old Land Rover Defender, I get a guided tour

This is the car many reckon will be the true spiritual successor to the veteran Land Rover Defender, a proper body-on-frame off-roader powered by BMW diesel and petrol engines and highly adaptable.

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Aston Martin Victor Walkaround!

I chat to Aston Martin about the extraordinary new Victor

Taking the world by storm with a surprise reveal on Friday, yesterday I checked out the sensational and spectacularly cool Aston Martin Victor at the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court.

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Afro Classics Monthly Meet in Peckham!

#BCGEvents – nice to get out and cover car events, especially cool car meets like this

Met up with Kevin Haggarthy to attend the Afro Classics Register monthly meet up and drive from Pekham to Blackheath yesterday. Eclectic mix of cars – and characters! Great music, good fun, fun day! See pictures below.

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James Bond’s Spectre Defender & other cool classics up for sale online

Check out this extraordinary cars available from Silverstone Auctions on 23rd May

Silverstone Auctions will be conducting a Live Online Sale on Saturday 23 May featuring exclusive and exotic cars that are ripe for investment opportunities in this period of economic decline.

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Your Fantasy Forever Three-Car Garage

Latest Brown Car Guy Update 19042020 #BCGDaily

Money No Object – pick a fantasy three-car garage that you would have to keep for the rest of your life. It was a social media lockdown question I posed on my Facebook feed. Seeing as I have a lot of car fans as friends, the answers were so amazing, they were just too good to let go quietly into the feed archives. So here are the cars that everyone picked, and there are some amazing vehicles on this list. Makes my own list seem very mundane!

Would any of these match your choices? Comment with your Fantasy Forever Three-Car Garage – money no object.

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Speeding During Lockdown & Classic Car Heros Win Lego Models

Latest Brown Car Guy Update 15042020 #BCGDaily

Following up from yesterday’s conversation with Imthishan about the Cannonball Run record being broken during this lockdown, I try to balance the ethical and moral dillemma of doing what all us petrolheads would love to do, against doing the right and responsible thing – which is to stay home, protect the medical services and save lives. There’s reports of nutters behaving badly on British roads from GEM Motoring Assist.

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India’s top car journo on Stirling Moss, owning 27 bikes & 7000 model cars

Latest Brown Car Guy Update 12042020 #BCGDaily

In a new series semi-formally titled ‘Brown Car Guy and Buddies’ I try to catch up with people online during this virtually global lockdown and talk cars and stuff.

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