Retro Cars

Mitch Schouteden’s Audi love story

Posted on
Blacktopmedia Audi 100

This is a love story about a boy called Mitch Schouteden and his drop dead gorgeous, 1987 Audi 100 C3. This story starts with a chance meeting at Edition38 (E38). I’ve been lucky enough to attend the last few years and it never fails to entertain and inspire us, and the thousands of people who […]

Retro Cars

Edition38 – An event by dubbers, for dubbers

Posted on
Blacktopmedia Edition38

A few years ago we met one of the founder members of Edition38 and found ourselves on the guest list for our first E38. For those of you don’t know or have never heard of it, Edition38 is one of the most prestigious VW events on the show calendar in Europe. Edition38 was founded in […]

Motorcycles

Goblin Works Garage

Posted on
Goblin Works Garage shoot at The Depository - Hackney. Jimmy, Helen, and Ant.

Goblin Works were an old, established British engineering company that sadly faded into obscurity in the ‘80’s, never to be heard of again. That is until extreme engineer Jimmy de Ville decided to put together a crack team of petrol head engineers to build custom cars and motorcycles under the name ‘Goblin Works Garage’. Who […]

Retro Cars

Formula G day

Posted on
RedTop Racing Formula G

On a chilly Sunday we rolled into Santa Pod for the last round of the 2017 Formula G season. It had been arranged that I was to share the Redtop Racing Nova for a second time in the season. We were pumped to be squaring up to some of the best gymkhana drivers in the […]

Electric Vehicles

The most beautiful car ever made

Posted on

The Jaguar E-type was acclaimed by Enzo Ferrari as “the most beautiful car in the world”. Now, Jaguar Land Rover Classic electrifies the past with an inventive Jaguar E-type sports car featuring fully electric powertrain. The Jaguar Land Rover Classic E-type, called the E-type Zero, is based on 1968 Series 1.5 Jaguar E-type Roadster, and features a […]

Retro Cars

TinTopsUK and Red Top Racing take Formula G by storm

Posted on
Tintops RedTop Racing Formula G Blacktopmedia

I would have to describe myself as a lucky man. Not least because, despite a complete lack of planning, funding or ability, I’ve been able to blag drives in Polaris Buggies, Mini Super Two racers and now a Vauxhall Nova. A meager little Vauxhall Nova might not sound as exciting as a Polaris buggy but […]

Retro Cars

Brand New’ 48-Year-Old E-Type Jaguar

Posted on

‘Brand New’ 48-Year-Old E-Type Jaguar With 1,700 Miles On The Clock For Sale With H&H Classics For £100,000 To £150,000 Is this the lowest mileage E-Type in the world? A 1969 E-Type Jaguar 4.2 2+2 in red with beige trim is estimated to sell for  £100,000 to £150,000 at the H&H Classics sale at the […]

Retro Cars

Skull and Pistons Garage. Rebels with a cause

Posted on

Skull and Pistons Garage (S & PG). Full of rock ‘n roll attitude and style, the new kids on the block in the UK custom scene and are so slick and full of enthusiasm, spirit and passion. I met these guys at their launch event at the Ace Cafe a while ago with their then […]