Speaking of fellow Daynoters, Phil Hough has mentioned,
several times, a TV series called TopGear. The series, set
in the UK, reviews several types of motor vehicles, although
they favor the high performance end of the spectrum.
Recently, a US cable channel called The Discovery Channel
picked up the series and started broadcasting it on
Wednesdays and Thursdays. The
listing of shows doesn’t exactly match the current
offering across the pond but Phil tells me it sounds like
what we see is similar to the current series so perhaps the
episodes aren’t too old.
In any case, whether the shows are current or two or three
years old, I can’t wait until the episode reviewing the
Ferrari F60 runs. I don’t know for sure, but I think the F60
was called the “Enzo”
when it was released in the US in 2002. The F60/Enzo took its
cues, in great part, from the then current Formula 1 cars.
This Ferrari, or almost any Ferrari, has always been my
favorite dream car (as in only in my dreams will I ever own
If you are into performance automobiles, check you local
listing for TopGear. It’s TopStuff.