The New York Times
The town of Española, N.M., bears the nickname, “The Lowrider Capital of the World.” Each summer, the town holds the annual MainStreet ShowDown, a lowrider show sponsored by Lowrider Magazine that draws several hundred cars to compete for top honors.
Insider tips—and photos—from the president of the Antique Automobile Association of Brooklyn.
An exhilarating, high-speed lap with a professional driver invokes an equally thrilling song by Flying Lotus
The U.S. has been engaged in war for a decade. Thousands have been killed on both sides. The bill totals nearly $3 trillion.
Detroiter Greg Johnson is something of an anomaly — an African-American kid from Detroit who’s going to play college baseball. Johnson caught the baseball bug when he first stepped up to the T-ball plate at age 4.
Erykah Badu is looking right through me. She pulls her petite, slender limbs close to her body and curls her blue-painted toes over the edge of the earth-toned couch.
The genius of the new documentary film Senna is not in the retelling of the heart breaking tale of a 34-year old man killed at the height of his success.
In a well-worn gymnasium in East St. Louis, Ill., children watch with impressionable eyes and follow the pattern of the djembe drums, as an integral piece of West African culture makes its way to the American inner city.
The Private Journey
Norton makes meticulous, state-of-the-art hand-built motorcycles a tradition that dates back to the late nineteenth century.
When automakers organize events targeted to women they have a clear objective — selling more of their cars.
A large oil painting is propped up against a wall at the Red Bull House of Art studio in Detroit.
American Express Open Forum
Much has changed in the world of international travel since Congress established U.S. Customs in 1789. Every day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is responsible for 1.1 million entries into U.S. borders.
Jean Knows Cars
The artist Virginia Overton has recast the pickup truck from a capable worker to conceptual work of art. I saw the most recent example of her work in Miami Beach in December: Overton’s interpretation of a 1993 Dodge Ram.
Fabrizio Sotti, a jazz guitar virtuoso, grew up in Italy dreaming of Ferraris and rock‘n’roll. He explores these childhood passions on his fourth solo album, Right Now – most notably on an up-tempo, flamenco-inflected instrumental track titled The Prancing Horse.
Jay Z's Life + Times
German conceptual artist Michael Riedel’s fourth solo exhibition at David Zwirner mines modern day methods of communication to reflect on the space that exists in the digital divide.
Before Nicola Kuperus matched her deadpan vocal delivery against foreboding analog synthesizers as one-half of her and husband Adam Lee Miller's Detroit-based band Adult., she was a photographer composing stark photos that paired well-dressed women's legs and bodices with old cars.
Detroit Free Press
Producer and DJ Jeff Mills is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his label Axis Records. The Detroit native first became prominent in the mid-'80s, spinning now-legendary mixes as the Wizard on Detroit radio station WJLB-FM (97.9).