The Love Bug Is A Way Better Car Movie Than You Probably Remember

I'm pretty sure nobody's going to be shocked that I picked The Love Bug as my favorite car movie. But I think what might be surprising is why. I picked the movie not because it's about a sentient '63 VW Beetle — it's really not about that. Fundamentally, The Love Bug is a movie about people who love cars, and love to… » 9/11/13 2:30pm 9/11/13 2:30pm

How The Back To The Future Films Made Me A Car Enthusiast

One of my favorite lines in the entire Back to the Future trilogy comes in the second film when Marty and the Doc are in 1955, tailing Biff from the air in the flying DeLorean in an attempt to retrieve the sports almanac and set history straight. Marty suggests landing on Biff to cripple his car. "Marty," the Doc… » 9/10/13 2:12pm 9/10/13 2:12pm

How I Saved A Coked Up Miles Davis After He Crashed His Lamborghini

Jazz great Miles Davis loved his little Italian cars, but his reckless side took over one day and he crashed the car while carrying a few bags of white powder. Director and car collector James Glickenhaus just happened to be driving along the same stretch of road and jumped out to help. » 6/20/12 2:00pm 6/20/12 2:00pm