Author Archives: Raphael Orlove

I Found A Streetparked Baja Bug!

Somebody has an old Baja Bug in the city, and they parked it on my block! 

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The 2015 Mustang Finds Itself On The UWS’ Sketchiest Corner

“Pretty car,” she said turning away. “For now.” 

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The Baja is itching for more dirt. It just needs a new pushrod tube, and a skidplate, and maybe new suspension bushings, and maybe that shift linkage linkage I was supposed to do ages ago. You know, nothing serious.

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The BMW i8 Is A Very Heartening Car

It’s rare to find a car that communicates so much optimism about the future.

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A Cigarette Inspects An Alfa Romeo 8C Grand Prix Car

A man died at the Lime Rock Historics this year, overturned in a ’30s single seater MG special. I wonder why he entered, racing in a car history has proven to be so dangerous. It was not the man pictured … Continue reading

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Empty Stands and Tire Marks

Sunset yesterday after Formula Drift New Jersey, held at the 30-degree banking of Wall Speedway. 

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Bike Delivery Man and a Porsche 911 Turbo S

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

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