Author: Basem Wasef

Basem Wasef is an automotive writer and the author of three books, including Speed Read: Supercar. When he’s not nurturing his 1963 Land Rover Series IIA, he enjoys testing the latest and greatest high-end cars.

2016 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Miura Homage Coupé

The Aventador was launched at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, replacing the ageing Murcièlago as Lamborghini’s flagship model. Designed by Filippo Perini, the new mid-engine coupe borrowed heavily from Lamborghini’s limited-edition Reventón and its Estoque concept car. One of its more striking features was the scissor doors — a 21st […]

2020 McLaren Speedtail

Drawing on the spirit of the F1, and incorporating everything the Woking, England-based automaker has learned in the intervening decades, the 2020 McLaren Speedtail once again pushes the automotive envelope. Limited to just 106 units, the same as its predecessor the F1, the futuristic Speedtail is an exclusive offering on […]