The Jalopnik Guide To Driving In Sicily

Forget everything you know about Sicily. Yes, the economy is in shambles and the mafia is still alive and well there. But for you, the auto-tourist, these things don't matter. Somehow, this Mediterranean island emerged from centuries of outside domination and feudal rule into the automobile age, whereupon it became a… » 12/25/12 3:00pm 12/25/12 3:00pm

This Is What Happens When You Try To Randomly Join A Classic Car Race

Palermo, Sicily — My grandfather grew up in Sicily, and I've been listening to his stories about watching the Targa Florio and Mille Miglia for years. I thought those legendary Gran Tourismo races had long ago gone the way of the dodo, but I thought wrong. » 10/19/12 4:30pm 10/19/12 4:30pm