Classic Cars

 
2005 acura nsx

Time Spent With A 2005 Acura NSX Is Time Well Spent

I was born in 1980, which means I really came of age in the 1990s. That period was a bit of a sweet spot for fans of Japanese sports cars. It's no surprise then that I'm rather attracted to iron from the Land of the Rising Sun. This attraction has fostered a love of everything from the older Datsun... read more

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1961 Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato recreation

Rare Aston Martins Set To Go Under The Hammer

Each year, Aston Martin together with auction house Bonhams organizes a sale at its historic home in Newport Pagnell of some of its classic models. Now in its 15th year, the... read more May 15, 2014 by 


 
2006 Ferrari 575 GTZ by Zagato (Image: RM Auctions)

Seller Rejects Million-Dollar Offer For Ferrari 575 GTZ

If someone offered you a million bucks for your car, you'd take it, right? Well, you probably would if the car in question was your beat-up old Honda Civic and the man with... read more May 15, 2014 by 


 
Toyota Rally Heritage: 1985 Group S concept

Toyota Shows Off Its Rally Heritage

Earlier this year it was revealed that Toyota and its motorsport partner TMG had started testing a new Yaris rally car designed to tackle the World Rally Championship, but... read more May 14, 2014 by 


 
1963 Jaguar Lightweight E-Type recreation

Jaguar Embarks On First Re-Creation Project: Six New 1963 Lightweight E-Types

In automotive circles, recreations, vehicles that continue original chassis codes and are built using original designs and techniques, tend to have equal numbers of fans and... read more May 14, 2014 by 


 
Jim Clark's Lotus 49 crashed at Monaco. Photo via Axis of Oversteer @axisofoversteer

Jim Clark’s Lotus 49 Crashed At Monaco

Racing used to be a very different sort of sport, even at the highest levels. The pros in Formula 1 didn’t just drive F1 races—they often moonlighted in Formula 2... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
Bullitt’ chase recreated in Silverstone

Fans Recreate ‘Bullitt’ Chase Scene In… Silverstone? Video

The epic chase involving a Ford Mustang GT and a Dodge Charger R/T through the streets of San Francisco in the classic 1968 film Bullitt is still hailed as one of the most... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
Final Jaguar XJ220 built up for auction

The Last Jaguar XJ220 Ever Built Is For Sale

Jaguar’s cars have been getting better and better over the past half-dozen years, but even with the sporty goodness of the F-Type Coupe R or the end-of-life... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
Jim Jones and his 1957 Jaguar Mark 1

‘Pride Of The Jaguar’ Is One Man’s Epic 22-Year Journey To His Ideal 1957 Jaguar Mark 1: Video

The love of cars has driven many of us to do things that are hard to explain to the non-car folks. Jim Jones’ 22-year effort to restore a catastrophically deteriorated... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
Nico Rosberg’s selfie from behind the wheel of a 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196 Formula One car

Nico Rosberg Takes Selfie Video From Behind The Wheel Of Fangio’s 1954 F1 Car

Formula One driver Nico Rosberg recently took some time out from his busy schedule to hop behind the wheel of a classic Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrow racer, a 1954 W196 driven... read more May 6, 2014 by 


 
Andy Warhol BMW M1 Art Car

BMW Art Car Book Brings High-Performance Art To Your Coffee Table

Since the 1970s, BMW's Art Car collection has proven that works of art don't need to stay stationary in a museum. At the recent Art Fair Paris Photo Los Angeles (yes, that's... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
Jay Leno's 27-liter 1930 Bentley screencap

Jay Leno And The 27-Liter V-12 1930 Bentley: Video

The upcoming Bentley SUV may seem shocking, but the British automaker is no stranger to massive luxury cars. The latest episode of Jay Leno's Garage features the former... read more April 29, 2014 by 


 
Jensen Motors Ltd revived

New Jensen Motors Springs Up To Preserve Classic Models

Jensen has produced some of Britain's best and best-loved sports cars, but save for a brief revival over a decade ago, the company hasn't produced a car since its bankruptcy... read more April 15, 2014 by 


 
1967 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang "RK527"

800-HP 1967 Shelby GT500 'Tribute' Built To Celebrate Mustang's 50th

The 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang's debut on April 17 back in 1964 will be the cause for celebrations large and small this year, with everyone from Blue Oval bigwigs... read more April 15, 2014 by 


 
1956 Maserati 450S Prototype by Fantuzzi (Image: RM Auctions)

Maserati Raced By Stirling Moss Up For Sale In Monaco

What would you do with 4 million-5.5 million euros (around $5.5m-$7.6m)? A fleet of Bugatti Veyrons, perhaps? Build the biggest garage you can and fill it with pretty much... read more April 9, 2014 by 


 
1978 Ford LTD Country Squire wagon by Flickr user That Hartford Guy

Are Wagons The Next Collector Cars?

Classic car insurance and valuation specialists Hagerty made news last year by pointing out a surge in vintage SUV values, underscored by a Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser... read more April 5, 2014 by 


 
 

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