Autos: Classics

Man won this ultra-rare 1968 Hurst/Olds by a draw from a hat

Tuesday  21:30,   15 august 2017
HOT ROD

Karl Sarpolis didn’t find this 1968 Hurst/Olds. The car found him. That's one benefit of having your own registry. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) "They made 515 production cars," [...]

James Bond's Barrel-Rolling AMC Hornet Is Going to Auction

Tuesday  18:10,   15 august 2017
MSN

<p>Gently used, barrel-rolled once.</p>The car from the 1974 Bond filmThe Man With the Golden Gun is going to auction. This car was in a famously goofy stunt where Agent 007, portrayed by the late Roger Moore, performed a barrel roll over a[...]

James Bond's Barrel-Rolling AMC Hornet Is Going to Auction

Tuesday  18:10,   15 august 2017
MSN

<p>Gently used, barrel-rolled once.</p>The car from the 1974 Bond filmThe Man With the Golden Gun is going to auction. This car was in a famously goofy stunt where Agent 007, portrayed by the late Roger Moore, performed a barrel roll over a[...]

Idaho Farmer's Jaw-Dropping 80-Car Collection of Classics Heading to Auction

Tuesday  17:37,   15 august 2017
MSN

We've said it before, but it never ceases to amaze us that there are still barn finds and hidden treasures stashed around the world just waiting to be uncovered.&nbsp;We've said it before, but it never ceases to amaze us that there are still [...]

Garage-Find 1971 Dodge Challenger from Tarantino's Death Proof Up for Sale on eBay

Friday  20:51,   11 august 2017
MSN

<p>A piece of cinematic history was hiding in plain sight Down Under.</p>Even if Quentin Tarantino himself called it "the worst movie I ever made," we'll always love the 2007 cult classic Death Proof for both its homage to the muscle car films [...]

1950 Ford F-1 Truck Review: Rolling the OG F-Series

Friday  10:06,   11 august 2017
Motor Trend

…on the 100th birthday of Ford trucks.Ford is celebrating 100 years in the truck business. Its Model TT (Model T Truck?) began production on July 27, 1917. It was the company's first mass-produced, dedicated 1-ton truck chassis (a lighter-duty Model [...]

Up Close With an Authentic Plymouth Superbird

Thursday  18:35,   10 august 2017
Road & Track

Driven by Ramo Stott, this is a rare piece of racing history.A handful have survived and one of the most remarkable examples is the Ramo Stott #7 Superbird. The car is currently owned by Doug Schellinger and it looks pretty much the way it did when[...]

Stored for 30 Years, Garage Find 1970 Plymouth Road Runner 440+6 Convertible Is a Diamond in the Rough

Friday  19:45,   04 august 2017
HOT ROD

It is a story we hear more and more these days: A car guy passes away, and his survivors just don’t share his passion for the steel hulk that’s sitting in the garage, or parked next to the shed, or stashed in the barn. You get the idea. Not knowing [...]

1975 Datsun Fairlady Z - You Can Be My Lucky Star

Friday  00:50,   04 august 2017
Super Street Online

A picture-perfect, textbook example of the level of quality that goes into every project commissioned by Star Road. The shop's owner, Seiji Inoue, prefers a more traditional approach to building his customer's cars, sticking with the older[...]

1975 Datsun Fairlady Z - You Can Be My Lucky Star

Friday  00:50,   04 august 2017
Super Street Online

A picture-perfect, textbook example of the level of quality that goes into every project commissioned by Star Road. The shop's owner, Seiji Inoue, prefers a more traditional approach to building his customer's cars, sticking with the older[...]

This Guy Lives Sideways In A Blown 1968 Hemi Dart!

Friday  00:50,   04 august 2017
HOT ROD

You have to give the young guys of Bob Welling’s generation a lot of credit.You have to give the young guys of Bob Welling's generation a lot of credit. While Detroit unleashed muscle on America, he was among the tens of thousands of guys in Vietnam [...]

First Look! Rare 1-of-1 Billboard Hemi ’Cuda Resurfaces!

Wednesday  09:11,   02 august 2017
HOT ROD

Curtis Wellborn was looking through the extensive paperwork that had come with a car he and his better-known brother Tim had just purchased. He had been reading the options out loud—the '71 Hemi 'Cuda itself was already headed to Roger Gibson's[...]

1964 Plymouth Savoy Stage III Max Wedge of His Dreams Turned Out to Be Even More Special Than He Thought

Wednesday  00:05,   02 august 2017
HOT ROD

Attending drag racing events at the Naval Auxiliary Air Station in Charlestown, Rhode Island, in the late 1950s and early 1960s left an indelible mark on a young Bob Chaves. Seeing big Chevys, Pontiacs, Fords, and Mopars battle it out for[...]

Huge Muscle Car Turnout for 2017 San Marino Motor Classic

Tuesday  19:50,   01 august 2017
HOT ROD

The seventh annual San Marino Motor Classic (SMMC), building upon the success of last year’s event, assembled another outstanding field. The concours included a diverse mix of more than 350 vehicles, with brass-era cars, American Classics, sports[...]

427-Powered 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS

Tuesday  19:16,   01 august 2017
HOT ROD

In 1965, GM introduced entirely new fullsize cars in the Buick, Cadillac, Pontiac, Oldsmobile, and Chevrolet brands. At the time, hard as it is to believe now, GM controlled more than 50 percent of the U.S. new car market. There was even talk of[...]