Author Archives: Bruce Thomson

Mark 1 Cobra

I finally toddled over to “Legendary Motorcar” in Milton this past week. Really stunning stuff. I particularly liked this Mark 1 Cobra – beautiful car – much “lighter” and more elegant than the later versions.

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Vette

A 1963 split window Corvette, and this one is actually manual! (A four speed). Liked it, but wasn’t too sure about the colour and the mods. I mean – it’s a split window Vette – they only made these for … Continue reading

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1967 Lincoln Continental

Did this at the request of my friend, Graham – any reasons, Graham, for this particular model?

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T-Bird, Toronto Spring Classic car Auction

A 1966 Thunderbird…  the Americans built some great convertibles in the 50s and 60s. They’re not really “my thing” especially given that you can’t get one of these with a manual gearbox, but these things are undeniably cool. Did the sketch … Continue reading

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E-Type, Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

This was a very nice Series 1 and a half E type, British racing green with a black interior. The 1 and a half Es have the newer unfaired headlamps, but still have the small tail lights that sit  above the … Continue reading

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Bricklin, Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

A Bricklin. Who’d have thought? Can’t remember the last time I saw one of these…This wasn’t in the best of shape and  I don’t say that merely because the passenger side mirror was nesting on the bonnet. It was missing … Continue reading

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TR6, Toronto Spring Classic Car Auction

A 1974 TR6 from the Classic Car Auction at the international Centre. This one purports to be a “barn find”, and kinda looked like it – paint had lost its gloss and was liberally chipped, overall appearance was tired. The … Continue reading

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Alonso, Indy

An historic moment – Alonso laps the Indy 500 track. Can’t wait for the race!

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Ferrari 312/F1 render

Much to my surprise, I have discovered that I actually DID do an illustrator file of this and had completely forgotten, until my wife informed me that she remembered it and I should search the file…Oops.

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1966 Ferrari 312/F1

I did this piece a couple of years ago, thinking I’d take it through Adobe Illustrator and never quite got to it. Perhaps this summer…

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