Nelson Ireson, Senior Editor

Nelson is a Senior Editor at High Gear Media focusing on reviewing cars and covering the hottest topics in luxury and performance cars, car culture, and breaking news primarily on High Gear\'s luxury destination, MotorAuthority.com. Born and raised in California but now transplanted to Arkansas, Ireson has a law degree from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and is accredited to practice in the state, though he’s voluntarily inactive. Nelson also holds a degree in Speech Communication from Arkansas State University. His path to the automotive world wasn\'t a direct one, but his love of cars, speed, and driving ultimately won out. When he manages to come up for air, Ireson is reviewing cars, driving them fast at road courses and autocrosses, navigating rallies, or working on making himself and his car faster.

Articles

(Unofficial) World’s Fastest Hot Tub: The Carpool Deville

(Unofficial) World’s Fastest Hot Tub: The Carpool Deville

While 50 mph doesn’t sound like much for a top speed, and a Cadillac Deville filled with water doesn’t sound like much of a top-speed car, the Carpool Deville is the world’s fastest—hot tub, that is. Unofficially. ALSO SEE: Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson Suspended By BBC...

March 11, 2015
 
Leaked Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce

Watch The Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce Rev & Launch: Video

With 739 real American horsepower and all four wheels driving the 110-pounds-lighter chassis forward, the new Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SuperVeloce (SV) can warp... read more March 10, 2015


 
Purported Audi Q6 electric crossover teaser image

All-Electric Audi Q6 Teased In Annual Presentation?

Rumors of a third Audi crossover—possibly with electric drive—have risen and fallen since 2006, with prototypes even tested back in 2011. Now, it looks like the... read more March 10, 2015


 
50th Anniversary Shelby Cobra 427

Forget The Apple Watch: Shelby Teams With Baume & Mercier For Cobra Watch Collection

What does Carroll Shelby have to do with Swiss watches? We’re really not sure—but we’re sure it has to result in a better product than the compromised and... read more March 9, 2015


 
Jay Leno drives the BAC Mono

BAC Mono Stops By Jay Leno’s Garage: Video

If you’re a fan of formula cars, or just want a minimalist, utterly pure driving experience, then you might want to check out the BAC Mono. DON'T MISS: Watch A BAC Mono... read more March 9, 2015


 
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG003S, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG003 debuts at 2015 Geneva auto show

The James Glickenhaus empire of custom-bodied Ferraris for the street and track has grown, now, to include a car that won’t just be for his personal collection or race... read more March 5, 2015


 
Turbo Hayabusa Campagna T-Rex looksl ike hoontastic fun

Turbo Hayabusa T-Rex Three-Wheeler Looks Like Suicidal Fun

There’s very little as satisfying as the snarl and pop of a high-revving, minimally muffled turbocharged four-cylinder, and this turbo Hayabusa-powered Campagna T-Rex... read more March 5, 2015


 

 
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