The Real Must-See TV: PBS Airs ‘Stonewall Uprising’ Tonight

The modern LGBT rights movement began nearly 42 years ago in the middle of New York’s West Village at a bar called the Stonewall Inn. That night, during a fairly typical police raid, something decidedly atypical happened. Some say that…

Students In Britain Build Bags For Bentley

The marriage of luxury cars and bespoke luggage is nothing new — in fact, there’s a long, fascinating history of design houses building travel gear for specific makes and models, continuing right up to the present day. When Infiniti launched…

Two For The Road: Made-To-Order MINI + KBB’s Top 10 Green Car List

Big things can fit in small packages Our friend and fellow auto-enthusiast Lyndon Bell reports on a MINI Cooper with an interior designed by none other than British luxury icon Rolls Royce. The Goodwood MINI (Goodwood being the home of…

A Fond Farewell To An Auto Enthusiast

When Elizabeth Taylor died earlier this week, it affected different people in different ways. Older folks sighed, remembering one of Hollywood’s great sex symbols. Gay men were saddened to lose a woman who’d been such a tireless crusader for their…

Turnabout Is Fair Play: The Fiat 500 Loves The Gays (And Lesbians)

A couple of weeks ago, we posted Lauren Marie’s great preview of the 2012 Fiat 500 — the American version of the ubiquitous (in Europe) Cinquecento, which will soon debut on this side of the pond. Given the fondness LGBT…

Erin Davies And The Fagbug Are Doing Fine

In the spring of 2007, Erin Davies’ life changed for good: that’s when she walked out to her VW Beetle in Albany, New York, to find it vandalized — spray-painted with the words “fag” and “u r gay”. Adding salt…

Friday Video Eyecandy: Cosmo UK Centerfold Mark Wright With An Aston Martin

We don’t deny it: every so often, we need a few empty calories to get us through the workday. In the auto world, though, most of the eyecandy we see is intended for straight men, so when a friend flipped…

F1 Racing Legend Niki Lauda Comes Out (As A Homophobe)

If you follow Formula One, you’re probably familiar with Niki Lauda. (And if you’re not, well, that’s what Wikipedia is for.) The Austrian racing legend retired in 1985, but he’s managed to keep himself busy in other ways, managing F1…

Summertime Memories: Provincetown’s Mercedes Cab Company

Baby, it’s cold outside. No, really — it’s freakin’ cold, y’all. Even at Gaywheels South, in normally hot and humid New Orleans, we’re sporting jackets and hats and gloves and whatnot. You know it’s serious when Southerners pull out the…

Gays And NASCAR: A Shout-Out To Our Pals At Queers4Gears

Between SEMA at the beginning of the month and tomorrow’s Los Angeles Auto Show, we’ve been buried beneath a wave of press releases the past few weeks. But amid all the “news” about garish high-tech paint jobs and jacked-up rear…