Category Archive: 'Events'

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.

A great video from the 2015 running of The 2904

In 2015 a team and I set the New York to Los Angeles record for a competitive Cannonball Run style event when we raced in The 2904. Our winning time was 32 hour 5 minutes in a 12 owner, 2 accident, salvage title 2002 Mercedes-Benz S55 AMG that we spent a year getting into competitive […]

Road Trip to Caffeine and Octane Jekyll

This year the organizers of our local Cars & Coffee gathering decided to a remote show on one of Georgia’s coastal islands – Jekyll. Caffeine and Octane at the Beach held a great inaugural event and we were very excited to road trip from Atlanta to the coast. Here is a short video of the […]

2016 Atlanta Italian Car Day

Italian Car Day is always one of the highlight events each fall in Atlanta. Here are archival links to photos from: 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2010. This year’s show did not disappoint. Here are some pictures: