Cuba - A Cultural & Automotive Adventure

Client: Road & Track Magazine "GO" Feature, May 2017 Issue.  

All images are under copyright © Shelby Knick

Old Car, Changing Times

Cuba seems to be on the verge of change. The communist regime is fading, and relations with United States are warming. That bodes well for the people of this island nation, but probably also portends modernization of the country's famous fleet of vintage cars. One week after Fidel Castro's death, photographer Shelby Knick toured Havana to document the island's make-do culture, the crumbling electric architecture, and, of course, the classic iron. "Everyone told me to go now, before it changes," she says. "They were right."