Black, Yellow, Grey, and Steel: The Art Of The Automobile

Challenge #4 in the Colours & Shades: The World I Know series. Hosted by Stormcastle.
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This challenge is for all you petrol heads and grease monkeys - a chance to show off your vision of sex on wheels. Fast cars, old cars, big trucks, ricers, tuners... whatever auto makes your heart pound and your shutter click - that's what goes here.
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1961 DB4 Zagato
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Herb Wetanson's brilliant Aston Martin DB4 GT not only caught my eyes while I was browsing through the paddock of Laguna Seca during this year's Monterey Reunion, the car was victourious on the day's races as well - twice! Now, anything from Aston Martin is sex on wheels, the DB4 is very much so, Zagato only made it better and if it wasn't flamboyant enough already, this mirrorlike bare metal (non-)paintjob under the bright red race tent left me with both my camera's shutter and my mouth wide op
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Submitted: Friday, 1st October, 2010 14:23 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 15th August, 2010
Focal length: 34 mm
Shutter speed: 1/350 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 200
Notes: Single shot, global contrast + colour tweaking and a bit of dodging/burning in LR3 only.
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