Gifts 2

“Never look a gift horse in the mouth,” they say, Whilst the vast majority of my collection has been bought by me, a small part has been given to me by various friends and relatives. My lovely wife, Khatuna, has twice bought cars for my collection. The Gallardo was most welcome. The BMW X5, however, is…

Reflections on why I collect Diecast cars

Introduction I have never studied psychology, so I don’t know how psychologically valid my reflections are. In this blog I have mostly been showing my collection, in this post I will try to dig a little into the psychology. I came to Tbilisi (Georgia) in 2009 with just two suitcases of my worldly possessions, in…

German Cars: BMW

I’m not a fan of BMW. If you are you may want to look away now 😉 This may be because of their drivers, who often don’t use their indicators, or because cars like the X6 which seems neither fish nor fowl…not a proper sports car like a Porsche 911 nor a proper off road vehicle like a Land Rover…and really to me…