Range Rover Classic – Review

By all measurable factors, the Range Rover Classic is one of the worst cars I’ve ever driven. If I was conducting a normal review for your average consumer, that first sentence would be all that’s needed to steer them away from this old British armchair and into something different. A combination of poor build quality,Continue reading “Range Rover Classic – Review”

Buying a Jaguar in 1993

I often wonder the thoughts of Mr. Kent, the original owner of my car, when he was on his way to the dealership to collect his brand new Jaguar XJ Sovereign. What must it have been like buying into a company that was going through a bit of a resurgence? Every manufacturer has their goldenContinue reading “Buying a Jaguar in 1993”

All the Best Car Designs have Already Been Made

It’s been said before that all the best songs have already been written. When Freddie Mercury wrote the masterpiece Bohemian Rhapsody, he was free to be as creative as his thoughts could take him. Never before had someone mixed opera into a rock song that went on for nearly 6 minutes. The result was aContinue reading “All the Best Car Designs have Already Been Made”

You Don’t Need to Spend a Fortune to Enjoy Cars

At the time of writing, the UK government are going to announce a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars by 2030. That’s less than a decade away. It’s scary to think that something that has been part of our lives for well over one hundred years, is beginning its final chapter.Continue reading “You Don’t Need to Spend a Fortune to Enjoy Cars”

My 1993 Jaguar XJ40 4.0 Sovereign

My dream car… Falling in Love with Cars My journey towards ownership of my pride and joy starts at around 7 years old. As a young boy living on a council estate in Gateshead, North-East England, I had taken on a love of cars primarily from my old man. He’s always been a bit ofContinue reading “My 1993 Jaguar XJ40 4.0 Sovereign”