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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 Games held in the automaker’s home town of Munich. Two examples were used to shuttle VIPs and serve as support cars in... read more

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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 


 
1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno's 1972 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3: Fans' Choice

You can't accuse Jay Leno of being distant from his fans. They helped him recently decide what to do with one of his many restoration projects, which is the subject of the... read more January 27, 2015 by 


 
1996 Nissan 300ZX Twin-Turbo

Time Machine Test Drive: 1996 300ZX Twin-Turbo

I had heard people speak of a brand-new 1996 Nissan 300ZX Twin-Turbo sitting in Nashville, Tennessee. In fact, I've seen people post photos of it to the Internet and write... read more January 27, 2015 by 


 
1992 Infiniti Q45

Time Machine Test Drive: 1992 Infiniti Q45t

In 1989 I was four years old. Even for a guy born with gasoline and oil in his veins, that was much too young to know about, or even grasp how monumental the first-generation... read more January 26, 2015 by 


 
Ferrari F12 Berlinetta Tour de France 64

Special Ferrari F12 Berlinetta Honors 250 GTO’s Victory In 1964 Tour de France Automobile

The men and women at Ferrari’s Tailor Made personalization department have revealed their latest creation, a special F12 Berlinetta built to honor the victory of... read more January 26, 2015 by 


 
Rowan Atkinson’s McLaren F1

Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean) Selling His McLaren F1 For $12 Million

McLaren only ever built 106 examples of its F1 supercar, and of these just 72 were designed for the road. One of these 72 road-going F1s was bought new by actor Rowan... read more January 23, 2015 by 


 
 

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