• Two cats on a col - Jaguar F-Type Coupé R
    Two cats on a col - Jaguar F-Type Coupé R
    I did a 2 weeks / 5186 km road trip with the car in Europe. From Swiss Alps to Stelvio, Austria, Côte d'Azur, Camargue, Catalonia, Pyrénées, Provence and French Alps - articles coming soon.
  • Nismo Alpine Tour - Nissan 370Z NISMO
    Nismo Alpine Tour - Nissan 370Z NISMO
    My "Nismo Alpine Tour" went through three countries with four days of beautiful mountain passes each day - read the road trip articles here.
  • Porsche 911 (991) Targa 4S
    Porsche 911 (991) Targa 4S
    I took the 991 Targa 4S on a five day road trip to Austria and Italy. Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Stelvio Pass, Dolomites, Jaufenpass and more - read the road trip articles here.
  • Subaru WRX STI
    Subaru WRX STI

  • Toyota GT86
    Toyota GT86
    After my first GT86 test drive I later did a road trip from Switzerland to Tuscany in another GT86, read the road trip articles here.
  • Chevrolet Camaro 45th Anniversary Edition
    Chevrolet Camaro 45th Anniversary Edition

  • Volkswagen Golf GTI
    Volkswagen Golf GTI

  • BMW Z4 sDrive35i
    BMW Z4 sDrive35i
    I did a 10 day / 3941 km road trip with the car in Europe, 7 countries and approx. 15 mountain passes - read the road trip articles here.
  • Alfa Romeo Spider Duetto 2000 Veloce
    Alfa Romeo Spider Duetto 2000 Veloce
    One day road trip in Tuscany with the classic Alfa Romeo Spider Duetto 2000 Veloce from Sprintage Classic Car Touring.
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Planned trips
Balkans, USA, Scotland & more
Road Trip 2014
5186 km - Alps to Pyrénées
Road Trip 2014
370Z NISMO Alpine Tour
Balkans, USA, Scotland & more
5186 km - Alps to Pyrénées
370Z NISMO Alpine Tour
Sara Näse

26 years. From Helsinki but living in Zürich, Switzerland. Italy feels like a third home, and a lot of my time is spent on European roads driving. PR & Marketing Manager at Ultimate Drives. Freelance automotive journalist & photographer. Co-founder of Finnish car website Digiauto.fi. I have also done PR, web and social media work for other automotive clients.

Female petrolhead - if you asked me what my dream car is we could sit and talk for hours - wish list is long, but oh so good. If I am only allowed to give one answer it is a first generation pre-facelift Honda NSX.

Lover of extreme sports (water, snow, sky - anything). High heel collector, passionate traveller - love road trips, and just a curious life explorer!

Road trips
Around Europe and sometimes beyond
Car videos
...See it ...Hear it ...Feel it
Factory tours
See exclusive cars on assembly line
Recent Posts
BAC Mono
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In November I got a message from one of the Briggs brothers, the founders of Briggs Automotive Company and the men behind the single-seater street-legal sports car (supercar) BAC Mono. What first was an invitation to their yearly Christmas Party at their headquarters in Speke close to Liverpool, was then followed by a message mentioning […]

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Grimsel Hospiz Switzerland
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When I knew I would include Grimsel Pass on my road trip route with the Nissan 370Z Nismo, I decided now was the time to try Historisches Alpinhotel Grimsel Hospiz. I remember looking at this hotel already in 2012 when I drove up on Grimsel Pass for the first time, thinking “that looks expensive”. Considering […]

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Up on Furka
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When the first thing you see in the morning when you look out from the window is a beautiful sunrise behind a mountain silhouette, life is quite good. This was the morning view that opened up from my hotel room at Grimsel Hospiz, with the relaxing background sound of babbling water from Grimselsee. Proper way […]

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Nissan 370Z Nismo sunset
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After my drive on Colle del Nivolet I set the navigation to take me to my hotel for the next night, Grimsel Hospiz. This hotel is located directly on Grimsel Pass and is definitely the most luxurious hotel you can find directly on this road. Such an amazing place that I will have to dedicate […]

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