Thank you SO much for this wonderful article and especially the pictures. I ADORE Italy and I LOVE cars so this totally made my day :)
I have pictures and a video of the Huayra BC with Florida tags on my old phone. It was in the Sunset Harbor area of Miami Beach a while ago. I wonder how much it cost to ship it from the South Florida area to Italy.
I’d like to point out that it’s not just any Celica, but a gt4/ alltrac. If only Toyota found it in it’s heart to give us another crazy rally machine like that one, antilag cheat and all.
Approach the higher speed roads as we should in the US...use the left lane for a quick pass, then get the fuck back over. It’s a passing lane ONLY. And if you want to pass but see a car coming up behind at a high rate of speed, wait for them to pass, then you can do so. It’s very organized. Read more
So Italians are slightly better than New Jersey drivers.
My main issue was motorway driving over there. Going anywhere near Milan is just pure chaos, although the worst for me is the motorway from Monaco to Turin. You see the difference in driving standards the second you cross the border, and that motorway has constantly changing speed limits to keep on top of aswell as… Read more
Great pictures! Brings back a lot of good memories for me too, though I was further south in Tuscany for my driving escapades. I enjoyed driving so much I ended up being the erstwhile designated wheelman for the group I was with the week I was there. Rental Alfa 159 diesel, a manual transmission and ENDLESS… Read more
For the love of everything Holy, stay away from Cairo. If you think this was bad, Cairo is like the 12 circle of hell in comparison.
No doors is just better.