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Corvette Sinkhole Extraction

Corvette Museum To Keep Sinkhole Open

Every cloud has a silver lining. At least, that's the attitude the National Corvette Museum is taking with the infamous sinkhole that opened up under its Sky Dome back in February, swallowing eight 'Vettes. In a blog post, the Museum states that its board of directors is considering keeping the... read more

June 27, 2014 by 
 
Dream Cars exhibit at the High Museum of Art

"Dream Cars" Exhibit Brings Classic Design To Atlanta

Ask someone on the street what their "dream car" is, and they'll probably name the latest model with a Prancing Horse badge or Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament. However, for... read more June 20, 2014 by 


 
1971 Plymouth Barracuda Convertible sells for $3.5 million (Image: Mecum Auctions)

Plymouth Hemi Cuda Convertible Hits $3.5 Million At Mecum Auction

If further proof were needed of the growing value of America's iconic muscle cars, the sale price of a 1971 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda convertible sold at a recent Mecum auction in... read more June 19, 2014 by 


 
1964 Jaguar E-Type barn find for sale in France

1964 Jaguar E-Type Barn Find Has Bugatti Racing Pedigree

The Jaguar E-Type needs no icing on its cake of sultry vintage speed, but this find has some anyway. Once owned by a Bugatti race driver, this E-Type was worked over by a... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Jay Leno's Garage 1952 Ferrari Barchetta screencap

Jay Leno Drives Henry Ford II's 1952 Ferrari Barchetta: Video

The Ford vs. Ferrari rivalry that led to the GT40 and years of Blue Oval dominance at Le Mans is legendary, but things weren't always so bad between the two automakers. The... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
1957 Maserati 250F accelerates away from a 1934 Alfa Romeo Tipo B

Maserati, Italian Cars Featured At 2014 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

The Monterey Peninsula is the place to be in the motoring world for a couple of weeks every year, with the combination of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and the... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Porsche Classic Motor Oil

Porsche Launches Branded Motor Oil For Air-Cooled Classics

Classic cars often need special attention, and that applies as much to the things they consume as it does the bodywork or trim. In the case of an old air-cooled Porsche... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
1965 Ford GT40 roadster prototype - Image via RM Auctions

1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype Heads To Auction

The Ford GT40 may have been built to stick it to Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, but a handful of road cars were also built for customers. One of the rarest of that breed... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
2014 Jaguar XKR-S GT

Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations To Build Bespoke And Extreme Performance Vehicles

Jaguar Land Rover’s existing Engineered To Order division, the British automaker’s personalization department and maker of extreme models such as the 2014 XKR-S... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
Brazilian soccer legend and World Cup champion Pelé

World Cup Legend Pele Took Driving Test In Audi Predecessor

With the World Cup opening ceremony today, it seemed only fitting that we look back at a small piece of automotive trivia connected to perhaps the greatest football legend of... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
Toyota 2000 GT crushed by falling tree screencap

Tree Crushes Million-Dollar Toyota 2000 GT

If a tree falls in the forest—and hits a Toyota 2000 GT—you can bet you'll hear the owner make a sound. In a freak accident, a rotting tree fell on one of these... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno Makes Noise In A 1963 Corvette Stingray: Video

If you were to compile a list of America's most iconic cars, the second-generation Corvette would probably be somewhere in the top ten. It's not too much of a leap to suggest... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
Son gives father '57 Chevy Bel Air on 57th birthday

8-Yr-Old Son Promises Dad ’57 Chevy For 57th Birthday, Follows Through When Grown Up: Video

This is a simple story, but it’s a beautiful one. When he was just 8 years old, a little boy promised his dad a 1957 Chevy Bel Air for his 57th birthday. Decades later... read more June 6, 2014 by 


 
The first Porsche 911 Turbo

Meet The First Porsche 911 Turbo: Video

It was at the 1973 Frankfurt Auto Show that Porsche first showed a prototype of a turbocharged 911 that would go on to spawn the original 911 Turbo just one year later... read more June 5, 2014 by 


 
BMW 8-Series

BMW 8-Series Celebrates 25 Years

Opinions vary on modern BMW styling but few would argue that some of the automaker's 1980s and 1990s offerings are among the best ever produced. One of those, the BMW... read more June 4, 2014 by 


 
McLaren F1 Gathering

McLaren F1 Owners Spend Two Loud & Lovely Days Together: Video

When you own a McLaren F1, you enter a small club. Just 106 examples were produced, and all became immediate prized possessions the moment they left the Woking assembly line... read more June 3, 2014 by 


 
 

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