Classic Cars

 
1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe replica built by students

High school students build Shelby Daytona Coupe

Detroit area high school students had an assignment way cooler than any typical school project: assemble a 1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe. The Ford Fund together with the Detroit Public Schools Community District and Experience Aviation collaborated to let high school students put their skills to... read more

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The Icon Ford Crew Cab Reformer

Icon builds a perfect retro-modern 1965 Ford F-250

There is a 1965 Ford F100 in my garage. I've owned it for a few years, performed a few mechanical fixes and upgrades over the years, and I love my truck. It's a good "ten... read more May 31, 2017 by


 
1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR for sale

1993 Porsche 911 RSR with 6 miles on the odo sells for $2.3M

If you have a desirable 911, it might be time to think about sending it across a high-end auction block because classic Porsches are fetching top dollar these days. If you... read more May 31, 2017 by


 
1976 Ford Falcon XB GT - Image via Dan Kruse Classics

Someone paid $44K to live out their 'Mad Max' fantasies in this Ford Falcon XB GT

One of the most iconic movie cars of all time is the blacked-out police car from 1979’s “Mad Max.” Dubbed the Pursuit Special, it was based on a 1973 Ford... read more May 31, 2017 by


 
Porsche 917 engine rebuild

Watch a Porsche 917 engine get torn down and rebuilt in minutes

The Porsche 917 is one of the most iconic race cars to have ever set rubber on a racetrack. Its power, prowess, and capability are recognized to this day. Its... read more May 30, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno drives a 1978 Chevrolet Nova 9C1 cop car

Jay Leno hits the beat in a 1978 Chevy Nova cop car

Riding in a cop car means you're most likely in for a bad day. Driving a cop car, however, is a blast. That's because it's usually an otherwise mundane vehicle that's been... read more May 30, 2017 by


 
1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta SS Prototipo

1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta SS Prototipo named Best of Show at 2017 Villa d’Este

This 1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale Prototipo was named the Best of Show on Sunday at the 2017 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Italy. It proved... read more May 30, 2017 by


 
50 years of Mazda rotary cars

Mazda marks 50 years of rotary cars

It was 50 years ago today that Mazda unveiled its first rotary-powered car to the world. The car was the Cosmo 110S sports car which made its debut at the 1967 Tokyo auto... read more May 30, 2017 by


 
Swiss castle collection of cars

Vintage cars found in Swiss castle sell for millions

Finding one rare vehicle tucked away and buried under the dust of time is one thing, but 12 cars? That's something else. And the cars in this story weren't your typical barn... read more May 27, 2017 by


 
1996 Porsche 911 GT2 Evo - Image via Mecum Auctions

Uber-rare Porsche 911 GT2 Evo sells for $1.45 million

Porsche built just 11 examples of the 993-series 911 GT2 Evo homologation special in the mid-1990s, and now one of the cars has been sold at auction for an impressive $1.45... read more May 25, 2017 by


 
Nissan GT-Rs destroyed in fire that engulfed RB Motorsport workshop

Nissan GT-R hoard destroyed in specialty shop fire

Numerous Nissan GT-Rs of various vintage were destroyed recently. The cars, which included an R32 Skyline GT-R right up to the current R35 model, met their untimely death in... read more May 24, 2017 by


 
Porsche 917 simulator rig

Developer of Porsche 917 simulator promises realistic sights, sounds and even smells

Last year, Project 917 divulged ambitious details to develop a Porsche 917 replica for motorsport fans to relive the iconic racer. Since then, Project 917 has changed its... read more May 23, 2017 by


 
Jaguar XJ220

The story behind Bridgestone’s decision to develop new tires for the Jaguar XJ220

There’s a company based in the United Kingdom by the name of Don Law Racing that specializes in replacement parts for the Jaguar XJ220. Late last year, the company... read more May 18, 2017 by


 
1963 Jaguar Lightweight E-Type bearing chassis number S850664 - Image via Bonhams

Another original Jaguar Lightweight E-Type heads to auction

Special cars command big bucks. This 1963 Jaguar Lightweight E-Type is one special car that's just bit extra special, and it will soon head to a new home as it's bound for... read more May 17, 2017 by


 
1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage alleged to be first car to be caught speeding

First car ever caught speeding to be displayed in the UK

This 1896 Arnold Benz Motor Carriage is largely held to be the very first car to receive a speeding ticket, and it's headed for the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Palace... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno drives the rare VW Type 34 Ghia

Jay Leno samples rare Volkswagen Type 34 Ghia

A fresh engine and some updated styling are the big bits of news that flowed out when Volkswagen launched its Type 34 Ghia. It sits on the then-new Type 3 platform and comes... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
 

 
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