Classic Cars

 
1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E Evo II heads to auction

Ultra low-mileage Mercedes 190E Evo II heads to auction

Group A officially ran from 1982 up through 1994, with respect to touring cars. It was a glorious form of motorsport filled with modified production cars. These were machines that saw road-going versions sold to eager customers. Homologation rules are a wonderful thing, aren't they? Well, for the... read more

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Project 917 group aims to build reproductions of the iconic race car

Team aims to build 'new' Porsche 917 racers

An ambitious group of like-minded folks aim to produce a track-day special that should set your senses tingling. Called Project 917, the team is looking to produce a real... read more August 8, 2016 by


 
George Foreman's 1997 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster - Image via Mecum Auctions

Buy grill master George Foreman's Lamborghini

When selling a car at auction, a little star power never hurts. This 1997 Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster is already pretty striking on its own, but it also has a notable... read more August 4, 2016 by


 
1991 BMW M5

Why I sold my 1991 BMW M5

On May 31, a collective gasp bellowed from every soul that knew me: My 1991 BMW M5 went live on Bring A Trailer. The moment I actually saw it hit the collector car classified... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
Buick Y-Job, courtesy of Historic Vehicle Association

Buick Y-Job named to National Historic Vehicle Register

The Buick Y-Job, one of the most influential concept cars of all time, became the 14th car to be named to the National Historic Vehicle Register today. The Y-Job went on... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
Rotary-powered 1966 Volkswagen Beetle on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno drives a rotary-powered Volkswagen Beetle

You never know what's going to turn up at Jay Leno's Garage. Leno is a fan of Wankel rotary engines and has featured a couple on the show in vehicles like a Mazda Cosmo 110S... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
Ferrari F40 for sale on Craigslist

There's a Ferrari F40 for sale... on Craigslist

The Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] F40 is rare. Just a handful over 1,300 were produced, and back in the '80s Ferrari conceived it to be the fastest car available on the market. The... read more July 25, 2016 by


 
Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR

Classic Recreations creates Shelby gold with purple(ish) GT500

In the muscle and pony car world, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Shelby GT500 is one of the more prized machines in a sea of already celebrated and loved bits of iron... read more July 24, 2016 by


 
1989 Porsche 962

Ready to shell out serious $ for Derek Bell's Daytona-winning Porsche 962?

Ever wanted to own a race car? How about a race car that won the 24 Hours of Daytona? Now is your chance to do both of these things, provided you're ready to haul a fat sack... read more July 20, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno samples a hot-rodded 1927 Ford Model T

Jay Leno samples a hot-rodded Model T done right

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] sold 16.5 million examples of its Model T, which was built from 1908 to 1927. When you think of really old cars, you're most likely picturing a... read more July 19, 2016 by


 
Chrysler 300G on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno checks out the gentleman's sports car: the Chrysler 300G

Chrysler was on a roll by the early 1960s when its 300 "letter series" reached the 300G. A follow up (to a follow up, to a follow up, to...well, you get the point) to 1955's... read more July 11, 2016 by


 
Miguel Llorente in the abandoned Mercedes 300SL Gullwing in Cuba

Guy who ‘discovered’ abandoned Mercedes gullwing aims to open UAE car museum

One of the most car-obsessed countries in the world may soon have a new—and rather intriguing—showcase for the automobile if Miguel Llorente gets his way... read more July 11, 2016 by


 
#1 Briggs Cunningham 1960 Chevrolet Corvette - Image via Motor.es

Replica of long-lost Briggs Cunningham Corvette shows up at Le Mans

Update: This car is a replica of the Briggs Cunningham #1 1960 Chevrolet Corvette and not the original as stated in an earlier version of the story. A 1960 Chevrolet Corvette... read more July 6, 2016 by


 
The world's first Shelby Cobra: CSX 2000

World's first Shelby Cobra headed to auction

There's only one CSX 2000, Carroll Shelby's first-ever Cobra. RM Sotheby's is set to offer the very first Shelby Cobra ever built, and easily one of the most valuable, for... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
1932 Bugatti Royale (Type 41)

Now there are seven (or maybe nine): Bugatti Royale prototype re-created

The Bugatti Type 41, better known as the Royale, was intended to be the biggest, most luxurious, most expensive car in the world. It was to be sold only to royalty. Launched... read more June 29, 2016 by


 
Jeff Brock's 1952 Buick Super Riviera "Bombshell Betty"

1952 Buick land speed record holder up for sale

It is safe to say that this 1952 Buick Super Riviera looked nothing like it does today when it rolled off the assembly line and made its way to its first owner. Nothing... read more June 29, 2016 by


 
 

 
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