Autos: Classics

1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Pro Touring: Modern Makeover with Classic Roots

Monday  21:08,   29 january 2018
Automobile

A project 29 years in the makingFast-forward a few decades and Eddy was ready to give the Chevelle a total transformation into a Pro Touring ride that could run at events like the Optima Ultimate Street Car series. For this he enlisted the help of[...]

Happy New Year, Mecum! Kissimmee Collector Car Auction Sees $96.6 Million in Sales

Monday  19:02,   29 january 2018
HOT ROD

The hammer falls, the auctioneer yells, "SOLD! SOLD! SOLD!" and everybody is happy. This is one of the largest collector car auctions on the planet. The Mecum format puts between 275 and 300 cars on the auction block on a full[...]

Backyard Built, This 1970 Chevelle was Made to be Driven Hard

Monday  17:21,   29 january 2018
HOT ROD

If you spent a lot of money on a car, would you even drive it? Would you just trailer it everywhere, or would you thrash the hell out of it? Over the course of 10 years, Robert Ortega has slowly invested more than $40,000 into this project, despite [...]

1966 Shelby 427 Cobra S/C Sells at $2.94 Million at RM Sotheby’s Scottsdale

Friday  03:06,   26 january 2018
Automobile

Preston Tucker’s Tucker 48 is runner up at $1.79 millionAs bidding fell flat at $9.8 million on Saturday evening, it became clear that the reserve would not be met, leaving RM Sotheby's high sales award with the '66 Shelby 427 Semi-Comp Cobra and[...]

Traditional Hot Rods and Rock ’n’ Roll at The Rhythm Collision 2018

Thursday  18:25,   25 january 2018
HOT ROD

The Rhythm Collision Music Festival and Car Show was back on the first weekend of 2018 for three days of traditional hot rods and traditional rock 'n' roll.The music starts on Friday when numerous roots-rock bands perform, and continues[...]

How The Aston Martin DB5 Became The Most Famous Car In The World

Thursday  18:21,   25 january 2018
motor1

The car that left audiences both shaken and stirred. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) When you think of the world’s most famous secret agent on his latest mission, there’s only one [...]

1958 Porsche 550A Spyder Tops the Charts at Bonham’s Scottsdale at $5.17 Million

Tuesday  16:40,   23 january 2018
Automobile

RM Sotheby’s Tucker 48 brings a healthy $1.79 millionOther Bonhams highlights included a 1982 Lancia Rally 037 Stradale, which sold at a very strong $451,000, well above the $250,000 or so that these Group B homologation specials typically[...]

Saved From The Crusher: A '69 Daytona’s Amazing Story!

Tuesday  15:51,   23 january 2018
HOT ROD

This 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona was pulled from a junkyard in 1982, just minutes from destruction. This Daytona's saga began in 1973 when it ended up, along with about 50 other cars, at Avenue Auto Parts in Kansas City, Missouri. While we[...]

A Lime Gold 1967 Shelby G.T. 500 Personalized by Carroll Himself

Tuesday  03:55,   23 january 2018
HOT ROD

When you have both the knowledge and financial means to own any car you want, what would you choose to drive? If you answered yes, then McKeel Hagerty is your kind of guy. The owner of Hagerty Insurance based in Traverse City, Michigan,[...]

1966 427 big-block 425hp Corvette Found in a Cornfield

Monday  21:19,   22 january 2018
HOT ROD

David Engler had no idea a simple question at work would turn up a 1966 Corvette convertible tucked away in a container inside a shed for 40 years. He also never thought the price would be within his reach. Research chevrolet corvette [...]

Identical Grand Nationals Found in Oklahoma After 30 Years!

Monday  18:51,   22 january 2018
HOT ROD

For 30 years, these identical Grand Nationals sat together with no first owner."Growing up in the '80s, we had the Syclones and the Typhoons from GMC. Anything from that era that had a turbo, I was a fan of," Shawn Mathews remembers. "You had Supras [...]

The Most GTB: Battista Pininfarina’s Personal Ferrari 275GTB Is Spectacular, and for Sale

Friday  23:36,   19 january 2018
Car and Driver

The Most GTB: Battista Pininfarina’s Personal Ferrari 275GTB Is Spectacular, and for Sale Gooding, it should be noted, is full-on geeked about handling the sale of this car. When he proclaims, “I would rather have this car than a NART Spyder,” it[...]

World’s largest collector car auction takes place in Florida

Friday  03:25,   19 january 2018
Motoring Research

Over 3,000 collector cars to cross the block in Florida The classic cars to buy now before it’s too[...]

This 8-second Big Block Camaro is a Father and Son Project

Monday  20:21,   15 january 2018
HOT ROD

Imagine that you are a 16-year old guy who is just coming out of junior dragsters, and you are looking for your first 'big-boy' drag car.Probably the best thing about car folks is their optimism. Where others see a steaming pile of a recent[...]

1967 Pro Touring Chevelle: Modern Makeover with Classic Roots

Saturday  17:05,   13 january 2018
HOT ROD

The owner has had this 1967 Chevelle for over 29 years. Fast-forward a few decades and Eddy was ready to give the Chevelle a total transformation into a Pro Touring ride that could run at events like the Optima Ultimate Street Car series.[...]