You Are There: Period Cars Spotted at "Indiana Jones" Sequel Filming

They're filming the fourth installment of the Indiana Jones series at Yale University in New Haven, Conn. this week, and I stopped by to score some photos of the prop cars used in the production. Producers have run several streets on or near the Yale campus through a time machine, giving the already venerable… » 7/02/07 2:30pm 7/02/07 2:30pm

You Are There: SpeedTV's Forza Motorsport Showdown, Episode 3

The morning of the second mod day rolled around, and I woke up in a good mood despite the insistent nagging of a low-grade hangover. Bourbon's all fun and games until you arise with a steel band around your skull and Technicolor breath. I grabbed a few cereal bars and an energy drink at the set and looked around for… » 3/14/07 2:00pm 3/14/07 2:00pm

You Are There: SpeedTV's Forza Motorsport Showdown, Episode 2

I stood in the shower the day after the first set of races and tried to loosen up painfully stiff muscles in the hot water. Today was to be a modification day before the autocross and drifting events. What that meant for me so far was that I'd gotten to wake up a little later than usual, which along with a cereal bar… » 3/07/07 2:01pm 3/07/07 2:01pm

You Are There: SpeedTV's Forza Motorsport Showdown

It's official. Any idiot in America can to be on reality TV. I'm proof. I was there the whole time Speed TV was filming the new series, "Forza Motorsport Showdown," which premiered last Thursday (11:00 pm EST). And that's why I'm going to be your guy behind the scenes of the show. Here's how it works. Teams of… » 2/27/07 12:00pm 2/27/07 12:00pm

You Are There: At the Arizona International Auto Show

Our buddy Chris stopped by the Arizona International Auto Show in Phoenix over the weekend. It was 145 degrees in the shade, the peyote was flowing, the Armadillos were trying not to give anyone leprosy, and the locals were shooting at polecats from the portholes of their Gulfstream trailers. Next year, we're going… » 11/28/05 7:32am 11/28/05 7:32am