About Harvey Briggs

Harvey Briggs is the Automotive Editor and a partner in Pursuitist.com. He has also written for Car and Driver, Winding Road and other publications. His passions run from fast cars, small planes, boats and motorcycles to music, travel, and outdoor sports like skiing, biking, hiking and hunting. When he's not on the track testing the latest luxury cars, he can be found on stage playing rock and blues guitar at clubs around his hometown of Madison, Wisconsin. Follow Harvey's adventures on Twitter @Pursuitist_Auto or find him on Facebook. Though keeping up could be a problem. As Harvey says, "If I don't slow down, time can't catch me."
Quick Take: Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S

Quick Take: Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S

One of the cars I’ve been wanting to get behind the wheel of since its unveiling late last year is the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S.… [Read More]

Pursuitist Road Trip: Up The River With Paddle Shifters

Pursuitist Road Trip: Up The River With Paddle Shifters

Lexus RS 350 F Sport takes us quickly to the Twin Cities in comfort and styleThe Great River Road runs from the headwaters of… [Read More]

Bentley Bentayga Spied At Nurburgring

Bentley Bentayga Spied At Nurburgring

If you want to see what the European automakers are up to, all you have to do is hang around the Nurburgring and sooner or… [Read More]

Drive Like Don Draper in this '65 Coupe DeVille

Drive Like Don Draper in this ’65 Coupe DeVille

Let’s face it, not everyone can be as handsome, talented, unscrupulous and conflicted as Don Draper, but if you’re the lucky bidder on this Ebay… [Read More]

Chevrolet Takes The Wraps Off The New Camaro

Chevrolet Takes The Wraps Off The New Camaro

Chevrolet debuted the newest Camaro this past weekend on Belle Isle using the Indycar track on the island in the Detroit River to demonstrate the… [Read More]

BMW Honors Its Heritage In This Year's Mille Miglia

BMW Honors Its Heritage In This Year’s Mille Miglia

In 1938 the original BMW 328 captured a class victory in its debut appearance the Mille Miglia. The world’s premier open road endurance race from… [Read More]

Taking On America's Legendary Race Track In A MINI

Taking On America’s Legendary Race Track In A MINI

Driving schools are all the rage now. It seems that every manufacturer of cars with sporting credentials has one, and given the amount of horsepower… [Read More]

Elba Elbows Out Campbell For Land Speed Record

Elba Elbows Out Campbell For Land Speed Record

As an actor, Idris Elba never seems to slow down, appearing in three to four films and TV series every year. But now, thanks to… [Read More]

Behind The Wheel With Matthew McConaughey

Behind The Wheel With Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey is one of those rare Hollywood luminaries who doesn’t seek the spotlight, but it always seems to be on him. Living in Austin,… [Read More]

A Weekend With Bentley's Flying Spur

A Weekend With Bentley’s Flying Spur

The folks at Bentley are smart.On the week when Cadillac and Lincoln introduced their new, top-of-the-marque full-size luxury sedans, I was handed the keys… [Read More]