Category Archive: 'Events'

I am doing a Cannonball with Alex Roy and a bunch of cops

We set the NY to LA Record, we set the competitive event record, we set the antique car record; and now for something completely different! Some police officers from California have established a charity event called the Cannonball Memorial Run where they make a cross country drive and stop to meet with precincts that have […]

VINwiki Car Stories: Solo Cannonball Run Record & Solo Atlantic to Pacific Record

David Simpson set two of the twelve Cannonball related records that were established or improved upon in 2015. He stopped by VINwiki to talk about them. Be sure to check out his Zombie Road books on Amazon.

VINwiki Car Stories: Kevin Bandy – Lamborghini Aventador & Twin Turbo Gallardo Midnight Run

A few years ago I put together a high speed midnight run with a rainbow of Lamborghinis. Kevin came along and captured some photos and video for Robert Himler. Here is a video of him recounting that night.

VINwiki Car Stories: Dave Black – How Valentino Balboni crashed my Lamborghini

On today’s VINwiki Car Story, Dave Black tells the story about how he and I met and the first car I sold him. Dave had been coming to Caffeine & Octane in his Maserati and I invited him to join us one of the Motorcars of Georgia Mountain Drives that I had organized. He quickly […]

VINwiki Car Stories – I gave a cop the ride of his life in a Gallardo Bicolore!

A few years ago I was working at the Masters Golf Tournament with Lamborghini and Callaway promoting their new Carbon Fiber partnership and I got pulled over. This was not a terribly unique occurrence but what happened afterward was. Here is the story:

Caffeine & Exotics: June 2017

It was a beautiful Father’s Day morning for this month’s Caffeine & Exotics. I had my wife and son with me so I didn’t get as many pics as usual but here are a few:

Photo Gallery from the 2017 Greenwich Concours d’Elegance

I had the chance to browse around the 2017 Greenwich Concours d’Elegance in Connecticut last weekend and the selection of historic and exotic automobiles was world class. Here are some photos I was able to snap while strolling the grounds:

The 2017 Cannonballers Reunion in Greenwich, CT

The band of scofflaws that still care about or remember the actual 1970s Cannonball Runs is unfortunately a literally dying breed. There was a special meeting for those of us who are still around to enjoy the stories. It was great to see so many of the event veterans as well as people who wanted […]

Photos from the 2017 Brock Yates Cannonball One Lap of America visit to Road Atlanta

Last month the annual One Lap of America visited Road Atlanta and I went out to check it out. Here are some photos:

Caffeine & Exotics: April 2017

Here is an overdue photo gallery of the first Caffeine and Exotics event of 2017.