CJ5 with a wooden body, seats, and more

Woody Willys: Jeep CJ5 has the original hard body

From 1954 all the way through 1983, Jeep produced over 600,000 examples of its CJ5. We'd have to assume that the number of those finished with a wooden body, wooden seats, and a wooden roll bar would be low. As in zero. Still, this custom example found wearing Ohio plates probably has a better... read more

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Ford Bronco ready for restoration.

Ford Bronco restoration service launches

You may not be able to buy a new 1960s Ford Bronco, but a St. Louis-area firm is offering you the next best—and maybe better—thing. As originally reported by The... read more June 17, 2016 by

Updated Tesla Model S conversion kit from Unplugged Performance

Make your Model S resemble refreshed car with Unplugged Performance kit

Unplugged Performance, a tuning company that exclusively deals with Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] products, has released a conversion kit that allows existing Model S owners to... read more June 16, 2016 by

2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport by A. Kahn Design

A. Kahn Design turns its attention to Land Rover’s Discovery Sport

If you’ve just taken delivery of a Land Rover Discovery Sport and wished it was as plush as one of the British automaker’s Range Rover models, then vehicle... read more June 14, 2016 by

Engineering Explained talks about wheel spacers

Determining whether wheel spacers are good for you car

Your wheels, they occupy the corners of your car. Sometimes you might want those corners to be a bit further apart from how the car left the factory. You corner hard and you... read more June 13, 2016 by

Nissan GT-R runs at the dragstrip

Nissan GT-R blows rear end then returns to drag strip

Heavily modified high-horsepower drag cars put a lot of abuse and strain on their parts. There's so much energy going through many components that it's not unusual for... read more June 9, 2016 by

Vitesse-AuDessus carbon fiber parts for the Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 SuperVeloce

Dress your Lamborghini Aventador SV in pure carbon fiber

Owners of the Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 SuperVeloce looking to personalize their rides have a new option in the form of America’s Vitesse-AuDessus. The company... read more June 9, 2016 by

V-12 LS1 created in Australia

V-12 born from bits of LS1 engine found in Oz, bound for Camaro

The General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] LS series of engines has been the go-to powerplant of custom builders for decades. The small blocks are capable of big things, especially... read more June 8, 2016 by

A turbocharged go-kart producing 340 horsepower

This turbocharged go-kart lays down a meaty burnout

Go-karts are fun, aren't they? The tiny tube-frame machines pack a bit of enjoyable power in the form of small engines. It's scaled-down fun for the whole family. Sometimes... read more June 6, 2016 by

Chelsea Truck Company Black Hawk Wide Track Jeep Wrangler by A. Kahn Design

Kahn Design eyes U.S. market for custom Jeep Wranglers

British vehicle customizer and now coachbuilder A. Kahn Design is famous for its range of custom Land Rover Defenders, which includes a six-wheeled pickup called the Flying... read more May 26, 2016 by

2017 Opel Insignia OPC spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Holden tuner HSV building business case for hot version of FWD-based Commodore

Semi-official Holden tuner HSV has built its name on the back of V-8-powered rear-wheel-drive muscle cars. The company takes the stock Holden Commodore and performs various... read more May 24, 2016 by

2016 BMW i8 Futurism Edition by Garage Italia Customs

Meet the BMW i8 worked over by Lapo Elkann’s Garage Italia Customs

Garage Italia Customs, the vehicle customizing business started last year by Fiat heir Lapo Elkann, has teamed up with BMW to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the... read more May 17, 2016 by

1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution - Image via RM Sotheby's

Street-legal Porsche 911 GT1 Evo racer sells for $3.14 million

One lucky enthusiast now has a very special Porsche among his or her collection. This is the only Porsche 911 GT1 race car to be converted for street use, and it was just... read more May 16, 2016 by

Zolland Design retro conversion for the fifth-generation Mercedes-Benz SL

Zolland Design comes out with retro “Pagoda” conversion for 5th-gen Mercedes SL

Remember Zolland Design’s retro conversion for the latest Porsche 911? The Swedish design skunk works now has a new, much more ambitious conversion, this time for the... read more May 16, 2016 by

2015 Roush RS Mustang

Ohio dealer selling 727-hp Ford Mustangs for $39,997

A Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] dealership in Lebanon, Ohio may just be offering the deal of the century. Lebanon Ford is currently offering new Mustang GTs equipped with a... read more May 11, 2016 by

Toyota Sienna SE+, 2016 One Lap of America

Toyota goes racing with the Sienna and we drive it

Have you ever considered driving your living room around a racetrack? Toyota would like you to think it's possible, and is why it decided to compete in the One Lap of America... read more May 9, 2016 by


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