How to Spend $40k – Second Daily Style

Welcome back to another installment of how we would spend your money.  To date and for recap, we have featured a few top choice picks for cars we would consider a viable second daily candidate if we were shopping.  We presented cars under $10k because we know not everyone can nor wants to invest heavily […]

Flat Out in the Salt Flats – One Enthusiast’s Story

Imagine a place so flat it appears you can see the curvature of the Earth, so barren not even the simplest of life forms can exist.  Imagine a place where land speed records are made, and where they are most certainly broken.  A place for where the last 69 years, thousands of people have come […]

In the News – A curated list of auto-enthusiasts related headlines

Today in the classic-vintage-enthusiast car news…your chance to own 1 of 1 911’s, the new Land Cruiser (or is it a Sequoia?), and Harvey flooding. Here’s a curated list of the stories making the headlines today. 911 shopping?   Here’s your opportunity to own 1 of 1 new 2017 911 Targas in the U.S. painted […]

Rising or Falling Tide – Investing in the Collector Car Market

“You first have to ask yourself…is this an investment in my financial future, or an investment in my fun future.  Sometimes it’s both, but nothing is ever guaranteed.” ~anonymous Financial Adviser We wanted to address some of the recent reports floating around about the possibility of a classic car market bubble.  Some are suggesting we […]

In the News – A curated list of auto-enthusiasts related headlines

Today in the classic-vintage-enthusiast car news…driving classics without classic headaches, beer and cars in CA, Car & Driver’s top picks, the Pebble Beach Index Fund, and bringing back an old friend.  Here’s a curated list of the stories making the headlines today. Drive a classic without worrying about the next engine out service Want to […]

Road Trip Down Memory Lane – February 1979

If you’re a committed Second Daily reader, then you know we publish our first piece of the day at 7:55am EST.  Today is no ordinary day though for us Americans…today our moon passes directly in front of the sun for what will be a celestial eclipsing event fit for the decades.  The last time the […]

In the News – A curated list of auto-enthusiasts related headlines

Today in the classic-vintage-enthusiast car news… Pebble Beach, class reunions, unfortunate fires, and the new Land Rover Defender. Here’s a curated list of the stories making the headlines today. Tour D’Elegance brings elegance to Pebble Beach  The best of the best cars were cruising around the Central Coast Thursday for the Tour D’Elegance. Two classic cars […]

Bonjour … What expedition life really looks like

Do you ever get the feeling you’re not doing enough?  But specifically not doing enough of the things you enjoy? Those thoughts that creep into your mind saying…”what am I doing here?  Why am I here, doing this thing right now that I absolutely take no enjoyment from.  Life is short…I really just want to […]

Pebble Beach … It’s Only One Week Away

You’ve probably never heard of it, but Pebble Beach is a little-known area situated on the Monterey Peninsula on the coast of California.  Other than the occasional golf tournament and local charitable classic car shows, not much really goes on there.  But, since you’re here and if you are into car shows, you might want […]

KC Auto Museum…Looks like we’re not in Kansas anymore

What began as an idea by a group of car enthusiasts soon turned into a reality for the Kansas City car community. Two years of grassroots marketing and four awards later, the Kansas City Automotive Museum received its first major donation from a private donor, making the long awaited museum possible. The Kansas City area […]