Autos: Classics

Camaro Resurrection: Bringing a Car Back to Life after Sitting for 20 Years

Tuesday  20:06,   22 august 2017
HOT ROD

Some car projects become much more than just an exercise in coaxing an engine to life or cleaning a pile of corrosion underneath a stuck thermostat. Sometimes there's a personal side to it- a call to duty that makes the effort much more important[...]

A Matching-Numbers 1954 Chevy C1 Corvette is the Barn Find of the Summer

Monday  16:11,   21 august 2017
MSN

<p>It's the second-rarest year for America's iconic sports car.</p>A barn find is the automotive equivalent of panning for gold. To uncover one requires patience and persistence, not to mention sifting through mountains of dirt and[...]

Four Offbeat Open-Top Classics from RM Sotheby’s 2017 Monterey Sale

Friday  03:10,   18 august 2017
Automobile

<p>Four ways of ruining your expensive haircut</p>1939 Frazer Nash-BMW 328 Sports [...]

Some Barns Hide Better Unused Cars than Others

Thursday  20:35,   17 august 2017
Road & Track

While North Georgia has some great classic car deals to offer, it's South Carolina where all the Italian rarities hide, in a barn.In North Georgia, Cotter's walk started with a Rambler Marlin, a rare fastback with a 292 V8, a four-speed, power[...]

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 [...]