Classic Cars

 
1959 Aston Martin DB4 GT

Aston Martin jumps into continuation game with 25 new DB4 GTs

A surge in the popularity of classic cars has seen the building of continuation models become quite a lucrative business for automakers. Continuation models are essentially modern examples of classic cars with VINs that carry on from the last original cars, creating an unbroken bloodline linking... read more

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1957 Porsche 356 replica on Jay Leno’s Garage

Subaru-powered Porsche 356 visits Jay Leno’s Garage

Before you pull your hair out over the thought of someone ruining a Porsche 356 by swapping in a Subaru engine, note that this is a replica we’re talking about. The car... read more November 30, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno with the 'new' 1957 Jaguar XKSS

Jay Leno inspects the 'new' 1957 Jaguar XKSS

Jaguar plans to build nine new 1957 XKSS sports cars using the VINs of originals destroyed by a fire at the automaker’s Browns Lane plant before completion. The new... read more November 21, 2016 by


 
Toyota Land Cruiser 70 truck pops up on eBay

US-legal Toyota Land Cruiser 70 pops up on eBay

Someone out there is apparently pretty darn good at paperwork. That could be the only explanation for how they managed to get not one, not two, but three Toyota Land Cruiser... read more November 17, 2016 by


 
1957 Jaguar XKSS continuation model

1957 Jaguar XKSS continuation model unveiled in LA

Jaguar is building new XKSS sports cars. However, we’re not talking about a spiritual successor to 1950s-era classic. Rather, the new XKSS sports cars are continuation... read more November 17, 2016 by


 
Panthermobile built for ‘Pink Panther Show’ restored by Galpin Restorations

LA auto show's Pink Panthermobile hints where Navigator concept got its doors

Think the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet's interior is lavish? How about a wet bar with deep, pink piled shag carpet. Your move Maybach. Galpin Auto Sports' restoration... read more November 16, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno drives the Ferrari F40

Jay Leno drives Ferrari F40 for first time

From 1987 through 1992, Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] built a tremendous machine called the F40. It was the last car to get the thumbs up from the man whose name is on the building and... read more November 14, 2016 by


 
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO bearing chassis number 3387 - Image via Talacrest

Second Ferrari 250 GTO to come off the line is up for sale

The Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 250 GTO isn’t the rarest Prancing Horse around, though it does tend to fetch the highest bids whenever one comes up for sale. Just 39 of the... read more November 14, 2016 by


 
2000 Ferrari 456M with Lexus engine swap - Image via eBay Motors

Ferrari 456M with Lexus engine swap sells for $45K on eBay

A Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 456M that’s had its V-12 replaced by the engine of a Lexus GS 300 has managed to sell via eBay Motors for $44,999. The ‘90s-era Ferrari GT... read more November 9, 2016 by


 
1937 Cord 812 SC

You may soon be able to buy a brand new Cord replica

The Cord 810 and 812 of the 1930s are among the most beautiful cars ever produced in the United States. These cars were not only stunning, but also innovative, with such... read more November 4, 2016 by


 
1966 Shelby GT350H owned by Carroll Shelby

Carroll Shelby-owned 1966 Mustang GT350-H heads to auction

The term Rent-A-Racer was used to describe a unique collaboration between Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] and Hertz that started in the 1960s. Working together with Carroll... read more November 2, 2016 by


 
Mopar engine swap kit, 2016 SEMA show

Mopar kit helps pair modern V-8s with classic muscle

Installing a modern V-8 is a great way to breathe new life into a classic muscle car, assuming matching numbers isn’t a priority. Mopar is making the process easy with... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
Chevrolet Chevelle Slammer concept, 2016 SEMA show

Chevelle Slammer introduces latest Chevy crate engine at SEMA

Our heads tell us that new cars are more reliable and fun, our hearts say the classics should live forever. One of the all-time greats has to be the Chevy Chevelle, which was... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
The Art of Bugatti at Petersen Museum

See the work of the Bugatti family at the Petersen Museum

The Petersen Museum is in its Renaissance period as it's fresh off a rebuilding year. There are a ton of great exhibits currently on display and the latest appeals to both... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno checks out the 1964 Pontiac GTO convertible

The original muscle car pulls into Jay Leno's Garage

In the early 1960s, the top brass at General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] put a stop to any of its motorsports programs. There was to be no involvement with racing from any of... read more October 31, 2016 by


 
Nissan Tsuru

Circa-1990 Nissan Sentra to finally cease production in Mexico

While Nissan in the United States is busy promoting its new turbocharged Sentra SR, the company's counterparts down in Mexico are marking the end of an era: the Nissan Tsuru... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
 

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