A style journalist for Vanity Fair recounts her decision to overcome a long-time phobia of driving, describing how she took lessons from an exotic Turkish instructor who harbored a mysterious past and an obsession with all things automotive. 50, 000 first printing.Even when I was having difficulty coordinating my movements with those of the manual Toyota (the clutcha#39;s friction point ... Yes, indeed a very happy childhood recollections of riding shotgun with my father, and of sitting with my grandmother in her ladybug-colored VW Beetle. ... Attila was appalled by the school ownera#39;s indifference to a standard-shift car a if he wanted it fixed, Attila would have to pay foranbsp;...
|Title||:||The God of Driving|
|Author||:||Amy Fine Collins|
|Publisher||:||Simon & Schuster - 2004-08-24|