Author Archives: Raphael Orlove
Sunset yesterday after Formula Drift New Jersey, held at the 30-degree banking of Wall Speedway.
He pulled up into my frame, stepped off his bike and lit up a cigarette. I was chasing after Travis in the Porsche after taking a slow panning shot. He turned to me, “Oh! Did you get your shot?” He … Continue reading
That lovable (not V8) drift Solstice, running the back course at Englishtown, spring of 2013. The new season starts this weekend.
The new Sonderklasse, shot on Bond for an upcoming Jalopnik review. Worship at the three-pointed star continues.
There’s something about parked cars, the way that the world sort of flows around them. The longer you watch, the more serene and alive they appear.
Before setting off on a road trip from Sebring to Daytona to Road Atlanta to VIR to New York City, the Audi lined up with an Oldsmobile in Nowhere, Florida.
Pontiac Trans Am, Davis California out on that street behind Murder Burger, Spring 2012
Excuse me for being a little proud, but I can’t help but feel like the Baja is looking like the beautifulest bitch ever. I think I’m gonna keep the blue wheels up front alone rather than go blue all around, … Continue reading
This is Formula Drift 2009 champion Chris Forsberg’s beater missile drift car. It’s about 2400 pounds, it’s got something north of 300 horsepower, and I learned (kinda) how to drift on it. It’s been a good week.