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Ex-Pink Floyd Jaguar Mk 2 prepped for La Carrera Panamericana on eBay UK

Pink Floyd Jaguar Mk 2 Built For La Carrera Panamericana On eBay

It's well known that one member of legendary rock band Pink Floyd is deeply into cars, especially vintage race cars. But this Carrera Panamericana-prepped Jaguar Mark 2 wasn't owned by Nick Mason. It was owned by David Gilmour and manager Steve O'Rourke. Prepared to the classic racing standards of... read more

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1969 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 428 Cobra Jet. Image via Ron Gilligan Auctioneering.

1969 Mustang Shelby GT500 Cobra Jet Found In Pristine Condition: Auction

A person's passing is never a time for joy. Nonetheless, silver linings do exist, and in this case, it's a silver lining that was put away and preserved for us by Larry... read more March 14, 2014 by 


 
1949 Gmünd Porsche 356

Original Gmünd Porsche 356 Perspective: Video

Porsche has had a long and complicated history, and the first true Porsche is quite a hard thing to pin down--for some, it's the earliest cars designed by Ferdinand Porsche... read more March 14, 2014 by 


 
Remote-control 1/4-scale 1934 Ford screencap.

Awesome 1/4-Scale V-8-Powered 1934 Ford R/C Car: Video

Small-scale, functioning versions of car engines are all the rage now, but what's the point of a miniature motor that can't drive anything? MUST SEE: Turbo GMC Sierra Kills... read more March 13, 2014 by 


 
1968 Ford Mustang 'Going Thing'

1964 Pre-Production Mustang And Other Specials Head To Carlisle Ford Nationals

Ford is gearing up for the Mustang’s 50th anniversary on April 17 but the celebrations won’t be limited to events run by the Blue Oval. This year’s Carlisle... read more March 12, 2014 by 


 
Purple People Eater Chevrolet Corvette race car

Long-Lost 'Purple People Eater' Corvette Race Car Heads To Amelia Island

Each year, the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance features some of the most remarkable automobiles in the world, but this year it will host a true monster. One car that is... read more March 7, 2014 by 


 
A Dodge Viper donated for educational purposes being crushed

Crush All 93 Vipers We Gave You (VIN #4 Included), Chrysler Tells Schools: Video

Though it might be hard to believe, Chrysler has ordered 93 original Dodge Vipers that were donated to schools and community colleges around the country for educational... read more March 6, 2014 by 


 
2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Blue Devil Sinkhole Recovery

Three Corvettes Safely Recovered From Museum Sinkhole: UPDATE

Work has begun in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Back in mid-February, a massive sinkhole opened up directly underneath the Skydome at the National Corvette Museum. Eight... read more March 4, 2014 by 


 
BMW Group Classic buys up old BMW aero engine facility

BMW Group Classic Buys Original Munich Plant

BMW is returning to its roots with the purchase of a new facility for its fleet of historic vehicles--returning to a building once used to build airplane engines in the early... read more February 27, 2014 by 


 
1966 Chevrolet Corvair Yenko Stinger on Jay Leno's Garage

Chevrolet Corvair Yenko Stinger Visits Jay Leno's Garage: Video

Mention "Yenko" in GM circles and most will think of the Camaro Yenko. But Don Yenko is also known for another model, based on the Corvair--the Yenko Stinger. MUST SEE: The... read more February 27, 2014 by 


 
1966 Ford GT40 Mark I found in Southern California garage.

Ford GT40 Mk I Unearthed In Southern California Garage

Every gearhead dreams of a barn find; a rare, seemingly-unattainable car tucked away like a lost artifact in an Indiana Jones movie. Barn finds aren't at all common, but they... read more February 24, 2014 by 


 
Submersible Lotus Esprit from James Bond flick ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’

World's Largest James Bond Car Collection For Sale

While a license to kill is hard to come by, the next best thing would surely be owning one of the many amazing cars driven by James Bond in the 23 films he's been featured in... read more February 20, 2014 by 


 
Superformance Shelby Daytona Coupe on Jay Leno's Garage.

Shelby Brock Daytona Coupe Races Into Jay Leno's Garage: Video

The 1964 Shelby Daytona Coupe is as close to an automotive Holy Grail as can be. Fifty years ago, six of the streamlined coupes were built on Cobra chassis to compete against... read more February 19, 2014 by 


 
Gail Wise bought, and still owns, the first Ford Mustang sold to a customer

Meet The World's First Mustang Owner: Video

It's 1964, and the Ford Mustang is coming, but it hasn't arrived in any owners' hands yet. People all over the country are excited about Ford's affordable new sporty car... read more February 18, 2014 by 


 
Chevrolet to oversee restoration of sinkhole-damaged historic Corvettes

Chevrolet To Ensure Sinkhole-Damaged Corvettes Are Properly Restored

The sinkhole that formed under the Sky Dome of the National Corvette Museum this week and sent eight classic and modern classic Corvettes tumbling into an early grave is an... read more February 13, 2014 by 


 
What's really behind--or below--the National Corvette Museum's sinkhole?

Corvette Sinkhole Conspiracy: Giant Beaked Worm On The Loose, Say Truthers

The government may be lying to us, friends and neighbors. Oh, they're always lying about something, but today it's about the National Corvette Museum's sinkhole and what... read more February 13, 2014 by 


 
 

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