Autos: It’s Snow Bull

As I downshift into third gear and push the throttle to the floor, the 2006 Lamborghini Gallardo charges down a back road near the foot of New Hampshire’s Mount Washington. Gripping the steering wheel on this late December day, I take a corner at close to 100 mph, skip across a bridge that traverses a gorge, […]

Best Of The Best 2006: Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder

Its exhaust note turns heads even before the Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder comes into view—quickly—as a razor-sharp, sculpted wedge in aluminum and composite that defines the modern sports car. Without making compromises in speed, handling, and flair, it offers comfort and around-town drivability on par with popular German brands—which makes the $195,000 Gallardo Spyder an almost […]

Feature: Miami Vice

The return flight  from Miami to Los Angeles, populated by a predictably stereotypical and colorful cross section of travelers, seemed interminable. Having spent the previous day hammering the Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder, I was exhausted and hardly in the mood for a 4:30 am ride to the airport. Takeoff was delayed, and once the plane was […]