Autos: Classics

Jimmy Butler’s Family Tribute Ford F-100

Wednesday  21:21,   29 november 2017

<p>Though there'd be some title swappin' in its future, this old Ford would never leave the family.</p>L.E.'s grandson, Jimmy Butler, fondly remembers when he was a kid going for rides in that old Ford with Grandpa Sims, who clearly[...]

Reader’s Ride: 1968 GTO

Tuesday  23:06,   28 november 2017

When I was about 10 years old in the early 1990s, a school buddy of my dad’s bought an original, one-owner 1968 H.O. GTO. This is where I got the bug. Every time we had a family get-together, I would ask my dad to ask Uncle Matt if he would be[...]

Put Your Pinky Rings Up With This 24-Karat Magic Austin Healey

Tuesday  19:30,   28 november 2017

<p>This car was originally built for the 1958 Earls Court Motor Show as the brainchild of Healey’s PR manager, Ken Gregory.</p>This weird piece of automotive history makes me want to empty my retirement accounts and head to New York next week[...]

All I want for Christmas is a Really Cool Camaro. Barrett Jackson Hits Vegas.

Tuesday  19:26,   28 november 2017

<p>Rows and rows of Vintage Fords, Mustangs, Chevelles, Camaros, Vettes, Mopars, and much more.</p>Chances are you've also tuned in to the world-wide coverage on Discovery and Velocity to watch the excitement. Since we're car enthusiasts too,[...]

1973 Corvette Race Car Built In 48 Hours Heading To Auction

Tuesday  19:26,   28 november 2017

It will cross the block in January as part of the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale sale.Back in 2015, a team of specialists were tasked with building a ready-to-race Chevy Corvette in just two days. The aftermarket shop RideTech, known particularly for[...]

1958 Corvette Moves From Shed To Shed Before Seeing Daylight

Tuesday  19:26,   28 november 2017

1958 Corvette passes from owner to owner but keeps ending up in a shed, until now.The friend that I had with me said, "Oh, that thing looks horrible." I said, "What are you talking about? That's the most beautiful thing I've ever[...]

Just Listed: A Pair of Very Different Cars from Mercury

Tuesday  04:06,   28 november 2017

<p>Two opposite ends of the spectrum</p>The final years of the brand might have been filled with tepid, rebadged Ford SUVs and uninspired sedans, but during Mercury's 75-year history, it turned out some seriously hot cars. You can't have a[...]

Highlights from the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals!

Thursday  22:43,   23 november 2017

On the final approach of Chicago’s massive O’Hare Airport sits the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois. The massive building is host to what many consider the gathering place for the biggest and coolest indoor shows dedicated[...]

Day Tripper: Paul McCartney’s 1964 Aston Martin DB5 Heads to Auction

Wednesday  21:07,   22 november 2017
Car and Driver

<p>A rolling testament to Sir Paul’s good taste and to the Fab Four's meteoric rise to fame and fortune.</p>Research Aston Martin's latest models on MSN[...]

1965 Ford-The Boss’s Truck: A Rare Work Truck Turned Rad

Tuesday  22:51,   21 november 2017

A rare work truck turned[...]

The first 1966 Shelby GT350 prototype will be sold at Barrett-Jackson

Monday  22:06,   20 november 2017

It's a piece of Mustang history.The upcoming Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction will feature a number of rare and historic automobiles, not least of which is this 1966 Shelby GT350 Ford Mustang prototype. According to Barrett-Jackson, it's the[...]

This 1952 Chevy Five-Window Got Our Attention Quick

Monday  18:21,   20 november 2017

What is your idea of a sleeper vehicle? For most people, it’s something with impressive performance behind a lowkey façade.What is your idea of a sleeper vehicle? For most people, it's something with impressive performance behind a lowkey faade.[...]

Big-Block C3 Corvette was Rescued from a Long-Term Sleep

Sunday  20:50,   19 november 2017

<p>1971 Big-Block C3 Revives a Dream</p>Growing up in the small, rural farming community of Wantage, New Jersey, Agrafojo was attracted to anything mechanical since he was a youngster. His earliest memories revolve around his dad buying him[...]

By Design: 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer

Friday  00:21,   17 november 2017

<p>Elegance is in the eye of the beholder</p>In this 70th year of Ferrari's existence as an automobile manufacturer, one of the many truly elegant models present surely could have won, but one can never predict what will happen at Pebble[...]

1965 Corvette Coupe Goes From to 250hp/Powerglide to 757hp Rat

Tuesday  19:51,   14 november 2017

This 1965 Corvette Sport Coupe was an unmolested cherry when Randy Collier found it. After a complete rework, the ’65 now has over 757 horsepower.Collier located the low-mile '65 coupe through an ad that had been lingering on the Internet for[...]