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Design 20 The Severen F1 team!

I’m not the first artist to invent their own racing cars and teams, and alternative histories. Daniel Simon did it recently in his Timeless Racer book, and the Vaillant comic strip has been around for decades. It’s a lot of fun, and offers the chance to... read more

Design 18 – Le Mans 1969 Lola

The second in a series of images featuring the cars raced at the 1969 Le Mans. In this case the Lola T70 Mk3B piloted by Bonnier and Gregory for the Swiss Scuderia Filipinetti. The 1969 race was arguably the greatest Le Mans, with a surprise winner and a close finish... read more

Design 17 – Porsche 924 Turbo

This is another piece commissioned by the car’s owner. Something of a favourite of mine – I’m biased, we’ve got several transaxle Porsches. If you would like a commissioned and unique image of your car, please contact me to discuss what you... read more

Design 16 – Another Mazda!

This image of a Mazda RX-8 was commissioned by its owner as a digital design for printing onto clothing and other items. The RX-8 was Mazda’s last (to date) rotary engined model. The short lifespan of its engine is well documented and understood, essentially... read more

New Design 15 – a Mazda MX-5

We’re big fans of MX5s (or Miatas), we’ve had one for the last 10 years. This one is owned by a fellow member of a car club, someone who’s a really big fan of the brand (he’s got an RX-7 too) as well as being a car photographer. The design is... read more

New Design – Porsche 906 hillclimb poster

Today’s design is a Porsche 906 taking part in an Alpine hillclimb. It’s fair to say that I like Porsches, and this is my favourite. It’s a crossover model really – the race cars that developed from this model became more and more powerful... read more