Italdesign, BMW 8 concept, Rolls-Royce sweptail 08

Ciao Warren and friends, I'm still on the two-week tour of Italian cars with Veloce Tours Inc. Yesterday we visited Corrado Lopresto's car collection. Lopresto has an impressive collection of prototypes, one-offs, and chassis number one cars. The cars have won some of the most prestigious awards around the world, including the Concourse d'Elegance Villa [...]

By |2020-01-29T16:37:11-08:00May 26th, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , |0 Comments

Corrado Lopresto Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

The most prestigious Italian car collection [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="53"] It is only appropriate that on the eve of Europe's most prestigious car competition, Concorso d’Eleganza, Villa d’Este, in Cernobbio, Lake Como, Italy, that Veloce Tours has set up a personal tour of the most prestigious Italian car collection, owned by the inveterate Italian, Corrado Lopresto. Lopresto [...]

By |2020-04-23T05:48:47-07:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Car shows, Classic cars|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nicola Bulgari, Vatican cars, Rome Italy

Good Morning Warren and Friends: What is the first car you ever remember seeing? Did you collect model cars as a child? What is the first car you ever owned? Did you ever try to buy that car again later in life? Nicola Bulgari as a boy I am currently in Rome, Italy. [...]

1,000 miles of cars, the Mille Miglia 2017

[tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="52"] The Mille Miglia is the best-known moving museum for classic cars in the World. This year the route is from Rome to Brescia, Italy. The Mille Miglia 2017 event, Wednesday, May 17th until Sunday, May 21st. These pictures were taken on Saturday as they cars went through the streets of Siena, Italy. Nothing [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:56:55-07:00May 20th, 2017|Categories: Classic cars|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Autonomous Stuff at GTC17 deep learning

“We envision a future society where autonomous vehicles whisk people safely and comfortably around beautiful cities,” said Jensen Huang, chief executive officer and founder of NVIDIA. “The development of a self-driving car is one of the greatest technical challenges that’s ever been tackled. Nvidia is a company whose, according to Huang, the reason for existence [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:57:03-07:00May 20th, 2017|Categories: Autonomous vehicles, Technology|Tags: , |0 Comments

Nvidia, Toyota, autonomous driving GTC17

Good Morning Warren and Friends, Are you concerned about autonomous driving? If so, which aspect, the intelligence behind autonomous driving or the lack of driving? Do you think autonomous driving will lead to a lack of design or better design? If your car were autonomous would you be more interested in exterior or interior design? [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:57:08-07:00May 12th, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Washington Post carchat solar panels cars

Solar panels Good Morning Warren and Friends, Does anyone have solar panels? I am down to deciding between two different groups; one has LG Neon2 panels, the other uses Sunpower. If you have either panels, tell me what you like, or don't like. IF you're reading this after the chat, you can always email me [...]

Sailing the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America

Pride of America Stateroom balcony Over the years we’ve always found Oʻahu – the historical ‘gathering place’ for Islanders – our favorite in the Hawaiian Islands. We have visited Maui, Kauaʻi, and the Big Island of Hawaiʻi over the years but there’s just something about O’ahu that calls to us. It’s not the [...]

By |2017-08-14T13:57:21-07:00May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Travel, Travel & Leisure|Tags: , |0 Comments