Giotto Bizzarrini

Giotto Bizzarrini

Mechanic test driver or driver engineer, that is how Giotto Bizzarrini loves defining himself. In his workshop, in Rosignano Solvay, Giotto created his “handmade” cars. A polite man and a tireless “teacher”. Fastidious and maybe someone would jokingly define him…

Bicester Heritage

On Sunday 12th May I reached a place that classic car enthusiasts cannot miss: Bicester Heritage. We were guests at the Petrolicious Drivers’ Meeting. I left from London, heading north-west, towards Oxfordshire, after an hour and a half drive and…

Cesare Fiorio

Cesare Fiorio

Who would name their own dog Abarth 124? Someone who has speed and races in their DNA, like Maria Paola Fiorio. She’s Cesare’s granddaughter and Alex’s daughter. Oh yes! After being a driver and winning the Italian Championship in the…

1000 Miglia 2019

Piazza Vittoria is behind me, the chaos of the arrival has calmed down. The Mille Miglia is over. The intense smell of petrol is still lingering in the air and on my clothes. Olfaction, the sense that we develop first…