Apparently there is an individual who is overly committed to reminding me of the vanquished state in which my financial affairs exist. I am still at a loss, flabbergasted even, after watching a Ferrari LaFerrari cruise on an auction block and watching the fast-talking auctioneer bang away as the machine sold for a whopping US 3.45 million! Poverty is still a crime in my village!
Despite concern about killer-robots ‘Eclipseville’ is in full effect in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. The world awaits the dramatic event, an event which even the blind wants to see! But, I am forced to remind curious onlookers not to look up!
On the WRC side of the pond, the Group B-like machines continue to excite. The German edition of rally’s fastest and most courageous delivered on that which was expected. With VW’s exit we expected the other sharks to engage in a carnivorous expedition as they wrestle for supremacy. And thankful we are, that, that is unfolding!
The typical rally is laced with acres of uncertainty and thanks to weather-influenced, changing conditions, drama and intrigue were intensified in Germany. But, when all was driven and done, Tanak and Malcolm’s Ford boys were popping bottles!
Cecil Munroe Gleaner On-Line Writer