American Sunday 2024 [Zandvoort Edition]

Zandvoort Circuit, The Netherlands 7th April 2024: It was the time of year again for all car enthusiasts with a passion for American muscle to visit the Zandvoort Circuit for another edition of American Sunday. American Muscle cars have been around since the late forties and are a symbol of speed & power. There are also many subcultures within the […]

International Amsterdam Motor Show [IAMS-2024]

Amsterdam Rai, The Netherlands 28th March 2024: As it is becoming a tradition for all car enthusiasts, the place to be around easter weekend is in Amsterdam for another edition of the International Amsterdam Motor Show (IAMS). 52.900 square meters of pure luxury, performance, and passion for cars! IAMS opened its doors in style with the preview night on Thursday. […]

Hart voor Autos Showtime 2024

Assen, The Netherlands, 17th March 2024; As the summer is slowly approaching, the average petrolhead is coming out of hibernation and looking for some car events. And, when the weather forecast changes from heavy rain to dry and sunny, the car community will act on it. 40.000 enthusiasts headed to the TT circuit in Assen for another edition of “Hart […]

Behind Staging Lane with Cheyenne Visser

Drachten, The Netherlands, 19th December 2023; The Junior Dragster category was first introduced in New Zealand when someone had the audacious notion of turning quarter-mile races into a sport for all ages. It was not until the eighties that the world started to embrace the idea of having minors behind the wheel of a race vehicle. Of course, not every […]

Essen Motor Show 2023

Messe Expo, Essen Germany, 10th December 2023:The motorsport & car community here in Europe is going into winter hibernation, but there is one last stop before the year’s end. The place to be in December is at Messe in Essen, Germany, for the 55th edition of the Essen Motor Show (EMS)! And 200.000 visitors visited the Messe exhibition hall from […]

Behind Staging Lane with Sandro Bellio & Danny’s Racing Team

Houthalen, Belgium 21th November 2023: Belgians are famous for their chocolate, waffles, and beer. The Belgians have also proven to be successful in auto racing. Take the Formula 1 as an example. It is a pity that Belgian race drivers are not the first to cross your mind here in Europe when talking about quarter-mile racing. But there are several […]

Supercar Madness TT Circuit (Car Show)

TT Circuit, Assen The Netherlands 29th October 2023:402 Automotive closed its Dutch calendar with the traditional Supercar Madness car show, combined with the VRM final races for the Supercar Challenge, BMW M2, Mazda MX5, and Ford Fiesta Cup. Supercar Madness car show attracts several car enthusiasts as it is known for being an exhibition for Europe’s most extreme and rare […]

100% Auto Live 2023

Ahoy, Rotterdam The Netherlands 21/22 October 2023:Forty thousand car enthusiasts found their way to Ahoy last weekend for the eighteen editions of the 100% Auto Live (Former 100% Tuning). This car show changed its name, shape, and organization in the last two decades, but not its location or date (always in October). For this year’s edition, 402 Automotive selected more […]

Speshi Racing Team is Back!

Santapod UK/Zwolle, The Netherlands 20th October 2023: Santapod Raceway was again host to another Straightliners event. Straightliner organization organizes straight-line events, drag racing, and motorsport for anything on wheels, from motorbikes to supercars. The focus lies on beginner racers. It’s also a moment for several veteran racers to do their last testing before the winter period. The weather gods were […]

Behind the Steering Wheel of the Lexus NX450h+

Groningen, The Netherlands 16th October 2023: Lexus introduced the NX in 2014 as a Mid-size or MIDI SUV. Almost ten years later, Lexus rejuvenated the NX by giving the second generation a new design, platform, and engine. And thus bringing it on par with modern tastes and ensuring its future for the coming generations. Auto Drenthe Groningen Group allowed us […]