A Look Inside the Ferrari 458 Workshop of Risi Competizione

As penniless teenager, I used to sometimes find myself (paradoxically) in the spotless showroom of Ferrari of Houston, just to stare. All of my heroes from the magazines I studied — here they were. It was a serene place: you step softly around the showroom, more like a museum than a car dealership. If I had dragged… » 9/17/14 9:55pm 9/17/14 9:55pm

I like the new headlights but I don't like the separation of the body-colored grill section to the body-colored bumper. When it was chrome, it made sense that it was separate components. Now it's all the same color, and draws attention to what it is: a mid-cycle refresh. » 9/07/14 8:31pm 9/07/14 8:31pm

I was late to appreciate it, but I respect that the Veyron's approach is still entirely unique. It's not attempting to be a racecar-for-the-road, but instead the ultimate luxury car, which can provide the ultimate in driving luxury — that is, the ability to put your foot down and not lift up until you've reached… » 8/07/14 1:03pm 8/07/14 1:03pm

Honestly, is there anything on this car that has advanced, technologically, since the 2007 model? Displacement has grown a bit, power is about the same. So I guess at some point it got a torque bump. If I was looking for a car with torque, it wouldn't be a Civic Si, and if I were buying a 2014 performance car, I… » 7/12/14 5:09pm 7/12/14 5:09pm