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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 packing a 1.5-liter engine. This was essentially a larger and more luxurious version of the VW Ghia, and it was also pretty... read more

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1985 Audi Sport quattro

Here's your chance to own a 1985 Audi Sport Quattro

In 1985, World Rally Championship Group B homologation rules required manufacturers to produce at least 200 road-going examples of any car they wished to campaign in the... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
Ferrari 275 GTB/4 prototype heads to auction

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 chassis number one heading to auction

The famed Ferrari 250 GTO cars are insanely valuable beasts. They are, effectively, unicorns of the automotive world. There's another Ferrari that's quite rare, and this one... read more May 6, 2017 by


 
1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe Custom "Scrape"

'Scrape' custom 1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe heading to auction

Not every custom build becomes an icon, but this 1939 Lincoln Zephyr Coupe transcended all and has become a superstar. It even has a name: "Scrape." And if you like what you... read more May 5, 2017 by


 
1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale

Racer and collector Preston Henn dies; could his 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale go up for sale?

Racer, race team owner, and noted supercar collector Preston Henn died on April 30 of natural causes. The owner of the Florida-based Swap Shop franchise was 86. Henn made... read more May 5, 2017 by


 
A BMW 2002 stops by Jay Leno's Garage

BMW 2002 restomod stops by Jay Leno's Garage

The BMW New Class of automobiles are a group of wonderful boxy beauties. This is the generation of car built between 1962 and 1977 that's given us the BMW 2002, which remains... read more May 1, 2017 by


 
Remains of Ferrari F40 that burned to the ground in April, 2017 - Image via IVG

Ferrari F40 burns to the ground in Italy

We have some grim news to report on this Monday. A Ferrari F40 ended up as nothing but a pile of ashes and some charred metal after the car caught fire. The F40 was part of a... read more May 1, 2017 by


 
1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR for sale

Forgotten 1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR for sale with only 6 miles

There are barn finds, and then there is finding a 1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR with a half dozen miles on its odometer and almost 25 years of dust on its body. This is not a... read more April 27, 2017 by


 
Daily driven Ferrari 308 GTB in Bangkok

This man daily drives a Ferrari 308 GTB in Bangkok

Dedication. That's what it takes to pilot a Ferrari 308 GTB every single day through the busy streets of Bangkok, Thailand. It's quite a special Ferrari to call a daily... read more April 27, 2017 by


 
1966 Buick Riviera on Jay Leno's Garage

Custom 1966 Buick Riviera stops by Jay Leno's Garage

There's always room for another restomod in the automotive world, especially when the attention detail is akin to what we have here. This custom 1966 Buick Riviera stopped by... read more April 26, 2017 by


 
1957 Jaguar XKSS that failed to sell during 2017 Amelia Island Concours auction

Has the collector car market finally peaked?

The collector car market in recent years has experienced never before seen levels of growth, due mostly to rock-bottom interest rates pushing up prices of almost all assets... read more April 25, 2017 by


 
Audi Sport Quattro S1 E2 replica

Audi Sport Quattro S1 E2 replica is a testament to the golden era of rally racing

Group B rally racing is often referred to as the golden era of rallying. Established in 1982 by the FIA, the short-lived Group B era birthed some of the most legendary rally... read more April 21, 2017 by


 
Holley carburetor rebuild

Watch a Holley carburetor rebuild in 3 minutes

Time-lapse magic returns from Hagerty—the number one insurer of classic cars—this time involving the teardown of a Holley carburetor. Before the days of fuel... read more April 16, 2017 by


 
Crash during 2017 Goodwood Members’ Meeting

Watch a Ford GT40 collide with a Can-Am McLaren at Goodwood

The various events held on the grounds surrounding Goodwood House in the United Kingdom are some of the greatest motorsport outings around, simply because it’s often a... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
Ford Thunderbird Transmission Rebuild

Watch a Ford Thunderbird transmission rebuild in 5 minutes

The magic of technology can make nearly anything look as simple as tying your shoes. We assure you, rebuilding a transmission is not easy, and it certainly cannot be done in... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
1987 Buick Regal Grand National Barn Finds

Pair of 1987 Buick Grand Nationals each driven less than 1,000 miles found in Oklahoma

While technically not a "barn find" as collectors like to say, the pair of 1987 Buick Regal Grand Nationals certainly meets all the criteria of one. According to GM-EFI... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
 

 
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