Classic Cars

 
1959 Chevrolet Corvette Purple People Eater

Purple People Eater Corvette Races To Auction

At one point in its life, this 1959 Chevrolet Corvette was sold for $800. Two men each split the cost to acquire this car back in 1974, but now it's destined to cross an auction block in Arizona for a far greater figure. Let's back up a bit, though, as the story of the Purple People Eater runs... read more

December 23, 2015 by
 
Ferrari F40 and 288 GTO

Ferrari LaFerrari Meets Its Predecessors... In A Drag Race: Video

Just seeing one of Ferrari's [NYSE:RACE] flagship cars, or Special Series as the automaker likes to call them, is a rare occasion that most car fans will cherish, but just... read more December 21, 2015 by


 
1970 Dodge Charger Tantrum by SpeedKore Performance

SpeedKore Tantrum: A 1970 Charger Restomod With A 1,650-HP 9.0-Liter V-8

Everyone wants that Pro Touring look right? That's certainly what the folks at SpeedKore Performance in Wisconsin think, and they're quite good at crafting precious metal... read more December 15, 2015 by


 
1969 Dodge Charger Daytona barn find - Image via Mecum Auctions

1969 Dodge Charger Daytona Barn Find Heads To Auction

The original Dodge Charger Daytona was never a huge hit but today examples can sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars. Getting a six-figure sum for this one, though, could... read more December 14, 2015 by


 
1964 Porsche 356 C Cabriolet once owned by Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin Porsche Fetches $1.8M At Auction, Fangio Ferrari Goes For $28M

She bought the car after seeing another prowling the hills of San Francisco. Janis Joplin found her Porsche in 1968, and she found it in Beverly Hills. The car in question is... read more December 11, 2015 by


 
Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione

Ferrari 250 GT SWB Undergoes 14-Month Restoration: Video

A rare Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione visited the Ferrari Classiche department a year ago to undergo some restoration work. It turned out that the car stayed for... read more December 4, 2015 by


 
McLaren F1s at Goodwood 73rd Members' Meeting

Nine McLaren F1s Take To The Track: Video

With McLaren having built just 106 examples of its F1 supercar, including both road-going and racing versions, seeing just one of these beauties is a rare occasion. Now just... read more December 3, 2015 by


 
McLaren F1 GTR Longtail at Goodwood

Watch The McLaren F1 GTR Longtail Storm Goodwood: Video

The McLaren road car division has hired Swedish racing car driver Kenny Bräck as its latest development driver. He’s competed in both sports car and formula... read more December 1, 2015 by


 
Italian Job Lamborghini Miura

"Italian Job" Lamborghini Miura put up for sale

In 1969, a film called The Italian Jobwas shown in theaters. If you're a fan of Italian sports cars, it had one of the greatest opening sequences in cinema history. That's... read more November 25, 2015 by


 
Marty's 1990 Mazda MX-5 Miata

The Mazda Miata that found its way home: Time Machine Test Drive

When you run into an old friend after 15 years, can you pick up like no time’s been lost? Reunions are something I normally don’t do. The open-all-night nostalgia... read more November 11, 2015 by


 
1997 Panoz Esperante GTR-1 Le Mans homologation special

Panoz Rolls Out Restored Road-Going Esperante GTR-1 At Dubai Motor Show

American sports car brand Panoz is present at this week’s 2015 Dubai Motor Show where the company is showing off its latest Esperante Spyder and Spyder GT models. And... read more November 10, 2015 by


 
1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS, 2015 SEMA show

650-HP Corvette Z06 V-8 Available As Crate Engine, Previewed In 1970 Camaro: Video

One of the coolest cars at this week’s 2015 SEMA show was a custom 1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS. Built by Chevrolet Performance, the classic muscle car was fitted with a... read more November 6, 2015 by


 
1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK LM race car

Mercedes-Benz Museum Starts Selling Off Some Classics: Video

The official Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany must be brimming with classics as the museum is now starting to sell some of them off. The list of cars available for... read more November 6, 2015 by


 
1964 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe (chassis #CSX2287)

First Shelby Daytona Coupe, Chassis #CSX2287, Rolls Into SEMA: Video

The Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe is one of the rarest cars to ever be produced, with just six of the originals having been built. This week, one of them was unveiled at the... read more November 5, 2015 by


 
1972 Nissan Fairlady Z 432

Keno Brothers Get Into The Classic Car Business: Video

The Keno brothers of Antiques Roadshow fame will begin auctioning classic cars November 19 in New York City, promising an auction house based on transparency so first-time... read more October 29, 2015 by


 
Lamborghini Miura

Per Valentino Balboni, the Miura is the greatest Lamborghini

There's a rare gem heading to auction soon. It's a 1969 Lamborghini Miura, and it's set to be a featured part of the Keno Brothers auction in New York City. CHECK OUT: 2017... read more October 26, 2015 by


 
 

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