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Import vs Domestic – should you buy an imported JDM car?

Nope, it’s not Mustang vs Civic, it’s better! Welcome to a special Father’s Day edition of the blog. This week, we’ve got Jay’s 2016 Toyota 86, and his son Danny with a 1993 Suzuki Cappuccino, which is imported from Japan. I have a big passion for Japanese sport coupes, and this pair begs the question:… Read More »

My top 5 car shots of all-time

I’ve just passed 1,000 posts on my Instagram page, and to celebrate, I’ve got my top 5 car shots of all-time. #5 – BMW M3 in Weehawken We start with the first blog post I wrote on here. Where: Weehawken, NJ, near Port Imperial. Time: November 2018 Car: 2008 BMW E92 M3 Backstory: This car… Read More »

What’s the best modern BMW M car?

I’ve driven them all, on both road and track. My M3 is coming, but did I make the right decision? I’m going to share some driving time and let you know what I think the best modern BMW M car is. Bring out the M2, M3/M4, and the M5! The BMW M2 For: Most fun… Read More »

10 tips on how to shoot a car

This blog goes into great length explaining how to light paint, shoot rollers, even retouch. But what if you’re starting from scratch, and you want to learn how to shoot a car? You can make images like I produce, and I’ll show you how with 10 easy tips. 1 – The camera I’ve said it… Read More »

The BMW M440i xDrive Review

Here’s something I hear often: “Modern BMWs don’t feel like older ones”. It’s true, but I don’t think that’s a bad thing, and I’m going to use my recent drive of an M440i xDrive at the Ultimate Driving Event to explain. The M440i isn’t a real M car, but does it deserve an M badge?… Read More »

A tour of Italian Cars and Cannoli

They say everyone loves an Italian girl, and the same seems to hold true for cars. Let’s take a walk through Italian Cars and Cannoli, a local Tri-State club that features…well you guessed it. Exotic exodus It’s always nice to get behind the lens with some Ferraris. From a classic (to me) Testarossa, to the… Read More »

Dad life: The BMW X3 xDrive30i vs the X4 M40i

Like many things in life, being a dad comes with stereotypes. How we dress, what we say, and yup, what we drive. But when it comes to driving, BMW has an answer in the form of the X3 and X4. With the option of that “M lite” power train, I decided to gather my own… Read More »

Behind the scenes on the G80 M3 shoot

As you can imagine, sourcing cars for content isn’t always easy. It’s sort of “right place, right time”, along with as much planning as you can do beforehand. To give you an idea of what’s involved, this week we’ll go behind the scenes on the recent G80 M3 shoot with AMMO and BMW NYC. Doing… Read More »

The Ultimate BMW F30 3 Series Review

Ah, the BMW 3 Series. The benchmark of sports sedans. Every generation is the pinnacle of German engineering. And then there is the F30. “Wait, what”, you say? Didn’t you get rid of a Kia Stinger for this thing? Yes, and maybe I’m getting ahead of myself. Let’s start at the beginning, with a review… Read More »

A review of Cars & Bids

With the impending arrival of my G80 M3, it’s time for the 335i to find a new home. With its M Power Kit and various M add-ons, the car is special enough to place on Cars & Bids. If you’re thinking of putting your car up for bid, here are some tips, along with a… Read More »