Autos: Classics

Autocross Gallery: Hot-Handling at HOT ROD Power Tour 2017

Tuesday  22:43,   12 september 2017
HOT ROD

HOT ROD Power Tour 2017 Is Presented By Chevrolet Performance And Driven By Continental Tire Power Tour is all about driving–be it on the road, or the track. Yesterday’s stop at Iowa Speedway in Newton, IA, gave participants their first chance to[...]

Gallery: Over 100 Early Iron OG Builds on HOT ROD Power Tour 2017

Tuesday  22:40,   12 september 2017
HOT ROD

HOT ROD Power Tour 2017 Is Presented By Chevrolet Performance And Driven By Continental Tire We’ve seen an increase at the 2017 HOT ROD Power Tour of pre-1955 heaps over previous years. Look, the older cars are not always the best for power[...]

Would Someone Please Save This Mazda Cosmo

Tuesday  19:36,   12 september 2017
Road & Track

Rusted, parted out, and left to rot. But with Cosmo prices these days, it might be worth saving.Not all classic cars get to live a nice life. Some, like this rusted-out Mazda Cosmo, are left to rot away in the corner of a garage, unloved and[...]

Would Someone Please Save This Mazda Cosmo

Tuesday  19:36,   12 september 2017
Road & Track

Rusted, parted out, and left to rot. But with Cosmo prices these days, it might be worth saving.Not all classic cars get to live a nice life. Some, like this rusted-out Mazda Cosmo, are left to rot away in the corner of a garage, unloved and[...]

One of the Original Saab Prototypes Heads to Auction with No Reserve

Monday  21:15,   11 september 2017
Car and Driver

<p>The third-oldest surviving Saab, the ninth of 20 prototypes built before the company put its original 92 model into production in 1950, is going on the block on September 10 in Chantilly, France.</p>Granted, the Saab 92 was a modest[...]

A Pro Street 1963 Split-Window Corvette with the Heart of a ZR1

Monday  19:19,   11 september 2017
HOT ROD

Why this all-out C2 Corvette hasn’t graced the pages of Vette magazine until now is beyond me, but better late than never! Dubbed Black Widow, this split-window coupe was built in 2012 for Rod Saboury, a drag racer who made a name for himself back[...]

This Canadian Hero Deserves Eternal Glory For Saving So Many Classic Saabs

Monday  18:52,   11 september 2017
Jalopnik

When I asked Félix “Why Saab?” he responded with: “I bought a 900 S when I was about 20.” “But, why Saab?”, I rebutted. “Oh. I like these cars,” he humbly replied. Félix, like many Saab aficionados, fell in love with the entire idea of the[...]

1969 Camaro being built for performance!

Friday  20:20,   08 september 2017
HOT ROD

Classic Chevys are more loved for their classic lines than for their dated suspensions or even their cool sounding, but by today’s standards, power-lacking drivetrains.&nbsp;It all started with a stalled project Tim found local to him in Rancho[...]

The Game Changer 1966 Ford Mustang

Friday  03:10,   08 september 2017
HOT ROD

Sometimes in life we just need a change, something different. That could mean a small change to shake things up a bit or maybe a complete change is necessary, which was exactly the case for Vietnam Veteran Tom Soupene. In Tom’s case, his “game[...]

Mustangs, Fords, and Harleys, Oh My!

Thursday  23:01,   07 september 2017
HOT ROD

<p>including a 48 year old guy doing a 90-foot backflip.</p>While it wasn't a Ford-specific show, there were a handful of cool cars we thought you might want to check out, so we put together this photo gallery and video of crazy dudes on dirt[...]

Reader’s Ride: After Looking 34 Years He Finds 1974 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 of His Dreams

Thursday  18:06,   07 september 2017
HOT ROD

I have been into muscle cars since I was 14 and have owned (and still own) many: a 1969 Chevelle, 1972 El Camino, 1970 Nova, 1975 and 1977 Trans Ams, 1970 Buick Wildcat, 1971 Camaro, pro touring 1970 Chevelle, and this one, a 1974 Z28. Research[...]

One of Four Shelby G.T. 500 Prototypes Found and Restored

Thursday  17:21,   07 september 2017
HOT ROD

As in any endeavor, one’s network of people is invaluable. This story proves that case, once[...]

1972 Camaro rebuilt in a week!

Thursday  10:20,   07 september 2017
HOT ROD

Fast Tracking: In a hobby where projects take years to get done we knock one out in a mere seven days Most of the time project cars take a long time to get done. Why? Well, as we’ve opined before sometimes it’s time and sometimes it’s money. The[...]

Check out the Screaming Deal He Got for This Barn Find 1971 4-Speed Dodge Super Bee

Thursday  02:15,   07 september 2017
HOT ROD

<p>Muscle cars were much easier to find in the early 1990s.</p>Muscle cars were much easier to find in the early 1990s, which is when Danny Ravas located this 1971 Dodge Super Bee with a 383 Magnum and four-speed. He says, "I spotted it in the [...]

Ferrari Daytona Expected To Sell For $2 Million Just Needs A Little Elbow Grease

Saturday  16:51,   02 september 2017
Jalopnik

This, right here, is a very rare Ferrari. It’s also a very dirty Ferrari. Its status as a running, driving automobile has likely been questionable for several decades, but it’s expected to sell for more than $2 million at auction next month. ©[...]