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Jaguar E-Type barn find

Barn find Jaguar E-Type with Beatles connection up for auction

A Jaguar E-Type found hiding under a hedge in rural England is headed to auction, but what's most significant about the dusty and shapely coupe might be its first owner. Sold new to Ivor Arbiter, the owner of Drum City and Sound and London, the E-Type arrived about the time The Beatles were really... read more

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Jay Leno driving the Jaguar XJ220

Jay Leno Drives Rare Jaguar XJ220 Supercar: Video

It might be hard to imagine today but at one point Jaguar had a supercar in its lineup that was not only the fastest car in production but also the record holder at the... read more February 15, 2016 by


 
1999 Lamborghini Diablo SV (last Lamborghini before VW takeover)

Last Lamborghini Built Before VW Takeover Up For Sale

It's fair to say that Lamborghini has done pretty well under Volkswagen Group ownership. VW's resources have allowed Lambo to develop higher-quality cars, and the larger... read more February 12, 2016 by


 
1957 Ferrari 335 S chassis number 0674

1957 Ferrari 335 S Sells For $36M--The Second Highest Price For A Car At Auction

There doesn’t look to be any signs of a cooling off in the classic car market with a 1957 Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 335 S selling for a staggering 32,075,000 euros... read more February 12, 2016 by


 
1964 Porsche 356 C Cabriolet once owned by Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin's Psychedelic Porsche Heads To Amelia Concours

Last December, a rather special piece of Porsche history hit the auction block. A 1964 Porsche 356 C wearing a rather unique paint job garnered $1.8 million at the RM auction... read more February 11, 2016 by


 
Volvo Amazon Fitted With A 2-Stroke Marine V-8 Engine

Volvo Amazon Packs A Two-Stroke Marine V-8 Surprise: Video

We love engine swaps, especially when the owner is thinking a bit differently. Everyone and their grandmother can swap an LS motor into a car. It takes a special type of... read more February 8, 2016 by


 
Selection of Porsches from the Jerry Seinfeld collection - Image via Gooding & Company

Here’s The Complete List Of Jerry Seinfeld’s Cars Coming Up For Auction

Following last month’s announcement that famous Porsche collector Jerry Seinfeld would be selling some of his prize possessions at an auction taking place during next... read more February 8, 2016 by


 
1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe

8 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Shelby Daytona Coupe: Video

Last fall’s Goodwood Revival served as the stage for Shelby American’s 50th anniversary celebrations of the monumental 1965 World Sportscar Championship, a... read more February 1, 2016 by


 
1977 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am ‘Smokey and the Bandit’ promo car - Image via Barrett-Jackson

Another ‘Bandit’ Pontiac Firebird Crosses The Auction Block, Raises $550K

There’s been a bit of a frenzy in the market for Pontiac Firebird Trans Ams connected to the 1977 classic Smokey and the Bandit, though one could say it’s simply... read more February 1, 2016 by


 
Porsche 911 SCRS Driving In The Snow At The 'Ring

A Porsche 911 SC RS Tackles A Snow-Covered Nürburgring: Video

In the mid-'80s, Porsche had racing on its mind. Well, really Porsche has always had racing on its mind but in 1984 it had rally racing stuck in its craw, and the only way to... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
Rolls-Royce Drift Car

Classiest Sideways Shenanigans With A Rolls-Royce Drift Car

We've recently shown you that drifting is a bit harder than you might think. Imagine doing this tire-killing deed in a car designed to keep its occupants cossetted in supreme... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
Superformance GT40 MkII 50th Anniversary edition

Superformance Launches 50th Anniversary Ford GT40

Fifty years ago, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] together with Shelby American secured a historic 1-2-3 finish at the 24 Hours of Le Mans with a trio of GT40 MkII racers... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
1969 Dodge Charger Daytona barn find - Image via Mecum Auctions

Two Hemi Cuda Convertibles And A Dodge Charger Daytona Go Under The Hammer

Mecum’s mega auction that ran in Kissimmee, Florida this month came to an end on Sunday and during the 10 days of furious bidding we saw total sales come close to $93... read more January 28, 2016 by


 
1965 Ford GT40 replica from ‘Fast Five’ - Image via Mecum Auctions

Replica Ford GT40 From ‘Fast Five’ Heads To Auction

Fans of the 2011 movie Fast Five will immediately recognize this Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT40. It’s a replica built exclusively for filming of the fifth installment... read more January 26, 2016 by


 
London to Brighton

Flat Out At 27 MPH In A 1904 Cadillac From London To Brighton

The Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run is one of winter's great automotive adventures. The oldest automotive motoring event in the world invites cars built before... read more January 22, 2016 by


 
Ferrari F40 in Tax The Rich video

Tax The Rich Returns With Ferrari F40 Farmkhana Video

It’s been almost a year since we last saw a video from Tax The Rich, the mysterious group on YouTube that flogs rare supercars and other expensive metal on a muddy farm... read more January 22, 2016 by


 
 

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