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Best Of – Cars and Coffee 2014

Best Of – Cars and Coffee 2014

In anticipation of this Sunday’s first event of 2015, the AF team have chosen their 5 favourite cars and photos from all of last year’s events. Anthony Lamborghini Countach – “It’s big, it’s red, it’s got pop-up headlights and there probably won’t be anything as game-changing, as poster-worthy ever again […]

Lotus 340R

Lotus 340R

Belated welcome to the AF garage but one of our favourites so far – the Lotus 340R. Collected from Melbourne on trailer-back, on a quick weekend jaunt in January 2012, the original owner imported it from the UK along with his limited edition Lotus 7 and BMW 850i. He’d decided […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – End of Year – Part 2 – 7 December 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – End of Year – Part 2 – 7 December 2014

Part Two of our coverage of Sydney Automobile Club’s end of year event. Feeling withdrawals as there was no January event! E90 M3 CRT (Carbon Race Technologies). E92 M3 GTS. E46 M3 CSL. E30 M3. The Lotus contingent. BBS on this S2 Elise. Gorgeous E46 M3. Lovely Verde Ithaca Gallardo. […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part Two – 2 November 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part Two – 2 November 2014

Part 2 of our coverage from November’s C&C is finally here, just in time for this weekend’s end of year event! Parked inconspicuously behind a truck was this stunning 246 GT Dino – you can’t hide from us! AM V8 Vantage. We’re long time fans of Techno Violet! Godzilla and […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part One – 2 November 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part One – 2 November 2014

Following a scorching 37-degree day in Sydney, we were met with a beautiful, sunny spring morning of mid-20s and not a cloud in the sky. Arriving a little late to proceedings, at 8:15am some cars were leaving but more came to replace the early birds with the crowd building until […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part Two – 5 October 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part Two – 5 October 2014

Continuing on with our coverage of Sydney Automobile Club’s C&C (just in time for this weekend’s event!), this Porsche 356 rocking green-Ps This ’67 Mustang Fastback was just one of a multitude of classic American muscle on display A ‘big’ original Fiat 500 The Lancia 037 was being drooled over […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part One – 5 October 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – Part One – 5 October 2014

A perfect weather forecast, and the October long weekend, combined to create the biggest Sydney Automobile Club’s Cars and Coffee event to date at Cavallino Ristorante in Terrey Hills this past Sunday. We again attended in the Lotus 340R and, although not officially starting until 8am, we arrived shortly after 7 […]

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – 7 September 2014

Cavallino Cars and Coffee – 7 September 2014

A miserable, wet weekend didn’t deter the crowds as the Cavallino Cars and Coffee juggernaut celebrated Fathers’ Day in style. There was freshly brewed coffee and a delicious selection of baked treats and cars alike, with something for every taste. Yours truly made the bold decision to persevere with the […]

Cars and Coffee – 3 August 2014

Cars and Coffee – 3 August 2014

It had been two months since our last attendance at Sydney Automobile Club’s Cars and Coffee at Cavallino, Terrey Hills and we’d heard that the crowds were still growing at each event! Rising early and leaving home in what we thought was good time, we arrived at 7:45am, 15 minutes before […]

Top Gear Festival – 8+9 March 2014

Top Gear Festival – 8+9 March 2014

The insanely popular Top Gear circus rolled into Sydney town for its second annual two-day festival of petrol head nirvana at Sydney Motorsport Park. We were part of the Club Lotus of Australia display, showing the blue Exige 240 Cup amongst a sea of Lotus covering almost all models from […]