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1968 Aston Martin DBS barn find

Rare Aston Martin DBS barn find comes up for auction

A rare Aston Martin DBS has emerged from a 30-year slumber in a barn on the quiet island of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands. Headed for auction later this month at the historic Silverstone circuit in the United Kingdom, the DBS is a remarkably well-preserved example of a largely... read more

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Subaru 1000

Subaru celebrates 50 years of Boxer engines

Subaru has stayed remarkably consistent to its main engineering tenets: all-wheel drive and horizontally-opposed "boxer" engines. The automaker is now gearing up to celebrate... read more May 10, 2016 by


 
1994 Porsche 911 3.6 Turbo Flatnose

Ultra-rare Porsche 911 Turbo Flatnose comes up for sale in U.K.

One of the rarest configurations of Porsche's classic 1989-1994 911, the 911 Turbo Flatnose, has come up for sale in a high-end British vintage car showroom. Officially known... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
RK Motors Ford GT40 restoration project

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part four: attention to detail

A few weeks ago, we began following the restoration of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
Vintage Ford racing cars from the Jim Click Collection

$4 million worth of vintage Ford race cars headed to auction

A noted Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] collector is selling off a selection of his collection, including a half dozen vintage racing cars with considerable provenance. The... read more May 6, 2016 by


 
1965 Ford Shelby GT350

Rare "barn find" Shelby GT350 headed to auction

It's not very often that a true barn find—a desirable one, at least—comes up for auction, but that's just what you get with this well-patinaed 1966 Ford Motor... read more May 4, 2016 by


 
1970 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda Mod Top

One-off Hemi Cuda worth $1.4 million stolen

Muscle car enthusiasts can talk for hours (no, make that days) about how rare their cars are because of a certain option or color combination, but few are as distinctive as... read more May 3, 2016 by


 

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part three: technology

A couple weeks ago, we started following the restoration of the Ford GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car dealer RK Motors... read more May 2, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class (W113)

Mercedes offers up classic SLs for self-drive tours in Europe

Mercedes-Benz Classic has partnered with a German leisure tour operator to offer guests the ability to rent a vintage SL roadster for a scenic, pre-planned drive through some... read more May 1, 2016 by


 
"Made by Hand" documentary on the Porsche 356.

This documentary on building the Porsche 356 is worth your time

Although the average attention span may not be anywhere near the 40 minutes required to sit through this documentary on the Porsche 356, we highly recommend you grab a cup of... read more April 30, 2016 by


 
McLaren F1 chassis  number 069

McLaren F1 with just 2,800 miles up for sale

McLaren F1s are fetching quite a bit of money these days. The last one we saw for sale went for $13.75 million and even an example that was previously wrecked still managed... read more April 29, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno's 1990 Ford Shogun

Jay Leno tests the wild Ford Festiva-based Shogun

What happens when you combine one of the humblest small cars of the 1980s with one of the era's most powerful engines? You get the Ford Shogun, an outlandish custom that... read more April 25, 2016 by


 
RK Motors Ford GT40 restoration project

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part two: disassembly

Last week we learned that Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car dealer RK Motors Charlotte, purchased the Ford GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. While chassis... read more April 25, 2016 by


 
Porsche Classic

Porsche, Pirelli team up to offer tire options for classics

One of the biggest challenges for owners of vintage cars isn't keeping them running. It is keeping good rubber around their wheels. As the new-car industry moves toward... read more April 22, 2016 by


 
1968 Ferrari 275 GTS/4 NART Spider

Rare Ferrari could fetch up to $26 million at auction

An ultra-rare Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] headed to auction next month on the sidelines of the ritzy Monaco Historic Grand Prix could sell for upwards of $26 million. The 1968... read more April 21, 2016 by


 
1954 Ferrari 375-Plus chassis number 0384 - Image via Bonhams

Legal tussle involving Victoria's Secret boss and classic Ferrari finally settled

A legal tussle involving the billionaire boss of the Victoria's Secret underwear brand and auction house Bonhams over a rare Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] has been settled after 18... read more April 19, 2016 by


 
 

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