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Herbie movie car auction

Original Herbie Heads To Auction With Barrett-Jackson

One of the original Herbie star cars is heading to auction, so if you're a fan of precocious movie Beetles now is the time to act. The car is set to cross the auction block at the upcoming Barrett-Jackson event in Palm Beach, Florida. It's a 1963 Volkswagen wearing a particularly familiar livery... read more

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1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL with chassis number #198 040 4500003, the first of the gullwings

This Briggs Cunningham-Owned Mercedes 300SL Was The First Of The Gullwings: Video

Based on looks alone, the Mercedes-Benz 300SL is a car of significance. But this particular example was the first one delivered to a customer in the country, a customer who... read more March 20, 2015 by 


 
1972 BMW 1602e

1972 BMW 1602e: BMW’s First Electric Car Detailed In New Video

BMW’s first electric car, a 1602 with its engine swapped for an array of batteries, in this case ordinary 12-volt car batteries, made its debut at the 1972 Olympic... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
1966 Ford Mustang replica by Revology

Florida’s Revology Builds A Modern 1966 Ford Mustang: Video

There are a number of firms offering replica versions of some classic and much sought-after muscle cars, with one of the most popular candidates for recreation being the... read more March 17, 2015 by 


 
Ridetech's 48-hour Corvette build

Ridetech Building Classic Corvette From Scratch In 48 Hours: Live Stream

What does it take to build a classic Chevy Corvette up from a bone-stock example into a professional show-quality special? About 48 hours, if you’re Ridetech. MUST SEE... read more March 10, 2015 by 


 
Actor Jon Hamm in a 1964 Chrysler Imperial Convertible during the filming of Mad Men

Don Draper's 1964 Imperial Convertible Needs A Smoke-Free Home

This 1964 Imperial convertible might be gorgeous—but "never been smoked in" probably isn't a claim that can be made about its history. That's because the massive Mopar... read more March 8, 2015 by 


 
Final Aston Martin DBS

Final Aston Martin DBS Found: Rusty Heap Or Collector's Dream?

The DBS name has been used for several cars throughout Aston Martin's history, but as with all things automotive, there was an original. This is the last of the original... read more March 2, 2015 by 


 
1969 Gen 1 Camaro Z28

Five GM Designers Weigh In On Five Generations Of The Chevy Camaro

When the Camaro returned to production in 2009—after nearly a decade of absence from Chevy showrooms—its arrival marked the true beginning of the improbable... read more February 27, 2015 by 


 
1967 Chevrolet Camaro with VIN N100001, the first Camaro ever built

First Camaro Ever Built Restored, Headed To 2015 Carlisle GM Nationals: Video

If you’re a Camaro die-hard, you need to clear your schedule for the dates of June 26-28 and book a ticket to Carlisle, Pennsylvania so that you can attend the Carlisle... read more February 25, 2015 by 


 
Retrofit GPS and radio unit for classic Porsche 911s

Porsche Classic Develops Uber-Cool Retrofit GPS/Radio For Old 911s: Video

We often take all of the technological gizmos fitted to modern cars for granted. It only becomes apparent when you hop behind the wheel of a classic that you realize life... read more February 24, 2015 by 


 
Jaguar Mark 2 by Callum Customer Car 1

Classic Motor Cars Begins Production On First Mark 2 By Callum Customer Order

The Mark 2 by Callum is proof that automotive dreams come true—or at least 12 will. Of course, at between £350,000-£375,000 (approximately... read more February 16, 2015 by 


 
2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Blue Devil Sinkhole Recovery

The National Corvette Museum Sinkhole Is Filled! Video

After the horrendous sinkhole that opened last year and swallowed a handful of priceless Corvettes, the enthusiast community was shocked and saddened. Now, that sinkhole has... read more February 9, 2015 by 


 
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Replica

Shed-Built 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Replica Is Pure Art: Video

A Ferrari 250 GTO is a glorious automobile that also happens to be actual rolling artwork. It's a combination of stunning body lines wrapped around a glorious engine. It's... read more February 6, 2015 by 


 
1957 Jaguar XKSS 728

Will The Sultry XKSS Be Jaguar’s Next Continuation Model?

Remember the six Lightweight E-Type continuation models Jaguar was working on with its new performance and personalization department Special Vehicles Operations? Well, the... read more February 6, 2015 by 


 
1953 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible from the Rogers' Classic Car Museum collection

Another Massive Classic Car Collection Going Up For Auction

It's not uncommon for the car collections built up by individuals to be auctioned off, but this one features enough cars to—literally—fill an entire museum. Mecum... read more February 4, 2015 by 


 
1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Town Car

Family To Auction Massive Classic Car Collection, Including Duesenbergs, Ferraris & A Shelby Cobra: Video

Father and son Paul and Chris Andrews have amassed a wonderfully diverse collection of automobiles. The vehicles range from vintage Duesenbergs to old pickup trucks on over... read more January 27, 2015 by 


 
 

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