Classic Cars

 
Burt Reynolds' ‘Bandit’ 1977 Pontiac Trans Am

Burt Reynolds' Second ‘Bandit’ Pontiac Trans Am Sells For $170,000

A 1977 Pontiac Trans Am styled like the one in the hit movie Smokey and the Bandit and previously owned by the Bandit himself, Burt Reynolds, has sold at auction for an impressive $170,000 (coming up to $181,900 once you add fees). The car went under the hammer Friday night at the Carlisle Auctions... read more

April 25, 2015 by 
 
‘3D Camaro’ by Ioan Florea

Artist Turns 1983 Camaro Z/28 Into Non-Functional Hippy Coral Reef

The topography of the automotive art world is as varied as Malibu's famous canyon roads—lots of highs and lots of lows. The pinnacle is populated by greats like Jeff... read more April 16, 2015 by 


 
1968 Lamborghini Miura Roadster 1968

Lamborghini Bringing Rare Roadsters, Vintage Support To Techno Classica 2015

Now in its 27th year, Essen's Techno-Classica attracts auto enthusiasts from around the globe, and for 2015, Sant'Agata is bringing some serious hardware to the party. It's... read more April 15, 2015 by 


 
Land Rover Range Rover Classic with Land Rover Heritage parts

Land Rover Launching Heritage Division As Defender Finishes Production

This year’s Techno Classica is shaping up to be quite the show, with Lamborghini offering up a pair of its one-off roadsters for your viewing pleasure. Now, Land Rover... read more April 14, 2015 by 


 
Chris Harris Goodwood

Chris Harris Goes To Goodwood And Good Things Happen: Video

Chris Harris has traveled to Goodwood and he's brought his camera man with him, and that's a very good thing. That's because Harris isn't just there to ogle the pretty... read more April 14, 2015 by 


 
1980 BMW M1 wreckage up for sale - Image via Gullwing Motorcars

BMW M1 Wrecked 30 Years Ago Up For Sale

Normally we’d say a car this extensively damaged has no value except for whatever scrap metal is left, but the wreckage you see here used to be a BMW M1, which means it... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
1937 Talbot-Lago Type 150 CS

Stunning 1937 Talbot-Lago Type 150 CS Stops By Jay Leno's Garage: Video

Pre-war Art Deco cars are some of the most beautiful machines ever constructed. But even when viewed amid the rarified air of contemporary French luminaries like Delage... read more April 9, 2015 by 


 
1965 Chevrolet Corvette cutaway Motorama display. Photo via RM Auctions.

1965 Chevy Corvette Cutaway Expected To Bring Up To $1.4 Million At Auction

This cutaway display stand features a 1965 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray fuel injection car built from a prototype with 4 miles on the clock in 1964. It’s going up for... read more April 9, 2015 by 


 
Herbie movie car auction

Original Herbie Heads To Auction With Barrett-Jackson

One of the original Herbie star cars is heading to auction, so if you're a fan of precocious movie Beetles now is the time to act. The car is set to cross the auction block... read more April 8, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz 540 K Streamliner

Mercedes Restored A 540K Streamliner And Made A Movie About It

The Mercedes-Benz 540 K Streamliner is an important piece of history for the automaker. This is a car that was created as a one-off back in 1938, and it was a technical... read more March 30, 2015 by 


 
1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL at Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno Shows Off Mercedes-Benz 300SL Just Oozing With Patina: Video

Jay Leno’s managed to get his hands on a Mercedes-Benz 300SL, arguably the most legendary car to wear the three-pointed star. Just last week we saw the very first 300SL... read more March 26, 2015 by 


 
1963 Chevrolet Corvette V7 Twin Turbo - Image via Auctions America

Unfortunately, This Particular Mid-Engine Corvette Is More Than A Rumor

Last week, Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter attempted to slam the door on whispers Chevrolet is working on a mid-engine version of the Corvette. Of course, it's going... read more March 25, 2015 by 


 
1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL with chassis number #198 040 4500003, the first of the gullwings

This Briggs Cunningham-Owned Mercedes 300SL Was The First Of The Gullwings: Video

Based on looks alone, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL is a car of significance. But this particular example was the first one delivered to a customer in the country, a customer who... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
1972 BMW 1602e

1972 BMW 1602e: BMW’s First Electric Car Detailed In New Video

BMW’s first electric car, a 1602 with its engine swapped for an array of batteries, in this case ordinary 12-volt car batteries, made its debut at the 1972 Olympic... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
1966 Ford Mustang replica by Revology

Florida’s Revology Builds A Modern 1966 Ford Mustang: Video

There are a number of firms offering replica versions of some classic and much sought-after muscle cars, with one of the most popular candidates for recreation being the... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
Ridetech's 48-hour Corvette build

Ridetech Building Classic Corvette From Scratch In 48 Hours: Live Stream

What does it take to build a classic Chevy Corvette up from a bone-stock example into a professional show-quality special? About 48 hours, if you’re Ridetech. MUST SEE... read more March 10, 2015 by 


 
 

New Cars

Go!

 
© 2015 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.