Before the Winter Blizzards, Learn How to Drive in Snow


Out of twelve months of the year, much of the country is only hospitable for about three months. The rest of the nine months, these places become a frozen hellscape that will turn your eyeballs into popsicles.

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is Too Big for the Ferrari LaFerrari


Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is not unfamiliar with the life of fast and exotic cars—his role as Luke Hobbs in the Fast and Furious movie franchise has more than prepared the wrestling superstar. Continue Reading »

Keeping Current in the 2016 Audi A3 e-tron Plug-In Hybrid: First Drive


It’s a hatchback, but that’s not the point. It’s a hybrid, but that’s not the point, either. Audi’s A3 “Sportback” e-tron plug-in hybrid is the tip of an electrified iceberg for the German luxury brand with a wave of electrics coming our way. And they cannot come soon enough to wipe clean the stain caused by the larger VW Group’s emissions cheating scandal, still generating news as this is written. Some 11,000 prior-generation A3 Sportbacks were also powered by offending 2.0-liter TDI diesel engines. You therefore might think of the little A3 as both the dark and the light bookends to the VW Group’s emissions saga.

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F1 Star Lewis Hamilton Hints at Driving NASCAR in the Future


Formula 1 racer Lewis Hamilton is unquestionably at the top of his game. The British ace has won 43 Formula 1 races, claimed 86 podiums, and earned three championships in his nine-year F1 career, including the current world title.  Continue Reading »

Autonomous Racing: Would You Watch a Race Series without Drivers?


In addition to making the cars faster, one of the great pursuits in auto racing is making the cars safer for drivers. We’ve made many strides in this respect but there will always be the chance of injury or even death. The only way to truly guarantee the driver’s safety is to remove him or her from the car completely, and that is exactly what one race series plans to do.

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The Alfa Romeo 8C Spider is Future Classic Material


Investment grade classic cars can be a gamble. Sometimes unlikely stars become world record setters, other times sure-bets become rock-bottom value anchors. Herein lies the rub…as well as the allure. Who wouldn’t want to cash-in big? Continue Reading »

Check out These Amazing Star Wars-Themed Planes and Trains

Star Wars Plane

With mere weeks until the debut of the new Star Wars, we’re on the verge of losing our collective minds for The Force Awakens. J.J. Abrams and the entirety of Disney has worked the public into an absolute frenzy. This has manifested in the film already collecting over $50 million in advance ticket sales around the world and a ton of tie-in advertisement that goes from “We want it,” to, “Holy BB-8s, they did what?!”

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Once a Chevy Nova SS Owner, Always a Nova Owner: Your Ride


We all remember our first car, but to say that Joe T. remembers his first set of wheels would be a massive understatement. He can tell you every minute detail about his high school runabout—a stunning 1968 Chevy Nova SS.  Continue Reading »

The Italian Job Lamborghini Miura Goes Up For Sale

Lamborghini Miura 4

At the beginning of the original The Italian Job, a pristine, and at the time very new, Lamborghini Miura LP400 gets smashed into a piece of machinery at a high rate of speed. It’s a scene that has a habit of making gear heads wince in agony as you see the beautiful design of the Lamborghini turn into mush.

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This Sporty Hovercraft Concept Could Bring the Segment Back to Life


The future is now! Unfortunately, that future doesn’t include nearly as many hovercrafts as early movies and TV lead us to believe. But that’s ok, four-wheeled users. One man hopes his creative, and dare we say “sporty,” hovercraft concept changes our perception of the cliche futuristic device. Continue Reading »


  • George Kennedy

    As BoldRide’s Managing Editor, George Kennedy helps bring forth his voice and perspective of the automotive landscape. Before joining the BR team, George has been a senior writer at WheelsTV, a feature writer for Hemmings Classic Wheels and an associate editor at He is also a featured contributor for the Boston Globe.

  • Jeff Perez

    Miami born BoldRide Content Director, Jeff began writing and attending auto shows while still in high school. As much as he loves the run-of-the-mill Italian supercar, his dream would be to compete in a bare-knuckle rally stage behind the wheel of a Lancia Stratos. If the classic Lancia ever does make it's way back into production he will be giving up his soul to own one.

  • Michael Prichinello

    Michael co-owns the Manhattan Classic Car Club. His idea of a dream vacation is flying somewhere to drive for a few thousand miles and, accordingly, he's racked up close to 500,000 miles driven in his lifetime. That includes five trips to the Nurburgring, and countless other races. While he's piloted more than 400 different types of cars, his first was a 1991 Trans Am.

  • Bill Wilson

    Bill was born with grease under his fingernails and a socket wrench in his hand. Okay, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration. But he has nurtured a passion for both writing and for all things automotive during most of his 46 years on the planet. He lives with his wife and a motley crew of dogs, cats, and other furry creatures near Asheville, NC. In his spare time he can usually be found at car shows.