Articles by Aaron Widmar

10 Great Foreign Films for Cinephiles Who Love Cars

10 Great Foreign Films for Cinephiles Who Love Cars

It’s not surprising that American audiences think our domestic cinema has a…

Relive Automotive History in ‘The Last of the Independents’ Board Game [Review]

Relive Automotive History in ‘The Last of the Independents’ Board Game [Review]

    Having grown up in–and still residing in–the Rust Belt and…

A Gearhead’s Review of “Power Battle Watch Car” Animated Show

A Gearhead’s Review of “Power Battle Watch Car” Animated Show

    As someone who grew up watching Pokemon, MegaMan NT Warrior,…

Review of “The Art of the Classic Sports Car” by Codling/Mann

Review of “The Art of the Classic Sports Car” by Codling/Mann

    The term “sports car” has been criminally overused in today’s…

Review of Detroit-Cleveland Grand Prix: Kramer’s Inventive Racing Board Game

Review of Detroit-Cleveland Grand Prix: Kramer’s Inventive Racing Board Game

    The market is full of automotive racing board games, but…

Cincinnati’s Crosley Car: A Small Vehicle That Made a Big Impact

Cincinnati’s Crosley Car: A Small Vehicle That Made a Big Impact

Everyone knows the major automakers leading the industry, but many people don’t…

Lexus “Three Journeys” Short Film Review: When Vehicle Promotion Takes the Spotlight

Lexus “Three Journeys” Short Film Review: When Vehicle Promotion Takes the Spotlight

For automakers who want to promote their brand’s artistic image as much as…

Forza Horizon Lets You Get Behind the Virtual Wheel of a Hot Wheels Car

Forza Horizon Lets You Get Behind the Virtual Wheel of a Hot Wheels Car

As a kid, one of my favorite PC games was Hot Wheels…

Review of ‘Steve McQueen: Le Mans in the Rearview Mirror’ by Don Nunley

Review of ‘Steve McQueen: Le Mans in the Rearview Mirror’ by Don Nunley

    Many people know 1971’s Le Mans as an unconventional racing film…

Master Film Composer Hans Zimmer Ready to Rock Coachella, Assisted by BMW i8 Supercar

Master Film Composer Hans Zimmer Ready to Rock Coachella, Assisted by BMW i8 Supercar

BMW has redefined the automotive field and composer Hans Zimmer has redefined the music…

Nichols’ “One Percenter Revolution” Sheds Light on Radical Biker Culture [Book Review]

Nichols’ “One Percenter Revolution” Sheds Light on Radical Biker Culture [Book Review]

    When it comes to motorcycles, onlookers look at the two-wheelers…

Classic Car Cinema: Revisiting Steve McQueen’s ‘Le Mans’ Film

Classic Car Cinema: Revisiting Steve McQueen’s ‘Le Mans’ Film

Back in the mid-twentieth century, now-legendary influencers in Hollywood were pushing the…

Book Spotlight: ‘Steve Magnante’s 1001 Mustang Facts’ Feeds Your Pony Car Trivia Craving

Book Spotlight: ‘Steve Magnante’s 1001 Mustang Facts’ Feeds Your Pony Car Trivia Craving

Some vehicles are merely the sum of their parts, while others take…

Dice Drivin’ Review: Press Your Luck in This Fast-Paced, 8-Bit Car Racing Game

Dice Drivin’ Review: Press Your Luck in This Fast-Paced, 8-Bit Car Racing Game

    Good board games don’t just come from America and Germany;…

Creative Ideas for Throwing an Adorable Car-Themed Baby Shower

Creative Ideas for Throwing an Adorable Car-Themed Baby Shower

There’s nothing more exciting than having a little one on the way,…

Review of Keyport Products: Consolidate the Clutter with Slide 3.0 & Pivot

Review of Keyport Products: Consolidate the Clutter with Slide 3.0 & Pivot

    Life can easily become filled with clutter. Before you know…

Man Crates Review: These Gifts Aren’t for Wimps

Man Crates Review: These Gifts Aren’t for Wimps

    “Goodie” crates–whether subscription or single-purchase–are a popular, lucrative business these…

Review: ‘Steve McQueen in Le Mans’ Graphic Novel Stuns with Breathtaking Artistry

Review: ‘Steve McQueen in Le Mans’ Graphic Novel Stuns with Breathtaking Artistry

    Back in 1970, Steve McQueen worked with director Lee H.…

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