Celebrities

  • John Cena with the 2017 Ford GT

    Actor and pro wrestler John Cena asked a Florida judge Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit alleging he violated an agreement by selling his $450,000 Ford GT supercar. Ford filed a lawsuit against Cena in November alleging the actor was flipping the 2017 Ford GT he purchased in October. According to Ford, Cena agreed he wouldn't sell the car for at least two years. Ford sued for breach of contract, fraudulent misrepresentation, and unjust enrichment, and is seeking the profit Cena made on the sale. In a motion filed Tuesday and obtained by Motor Authority, Cena's lawyers said the sale restriction was...

  • 1969 Dodge Charger "Bullitt" replica
    1969 Dodge Charger owned by multiple celebrities is for sale

    It's rare that a celebrity-owned car comes up for auction, but this 1969 Dodge Charger replica has had multiple famous owners in its lifetime. The car is currently owned by Jamiroquai lead singer Jay Kay, an avid car collector and owner of a Kermit the Frog green Ferrari LaFerrari. Before him, the...

  • Alpine A110 that caught fire during filming of “Top Gear”
    “Top Gear” hosts narrowly escape Alpine A110 fire

    “Top Gear” is no stranger to cars catching fire. There's been a number of incidents in the decades the series has been on television, and now the latest crew to do the hosting have a story of their own to tell. In this case it was the new A110 sports car from revived French brand Alpine...

  • 1980 Morris Marina 1700HL onto which Jeremy Clarkson dropped a piano from a crane
    Car on which Jeremy Clarkson dropped a piano is for sale, mid-restoration (it's a Morris Marina)

    Fans of the original "Top Gear" cast may vaguely recall an incident from a promotion for their new Amazon show in which Jeremy Clarkson dropped on a piano from a crane onto a small black sedan. You likely forgot the sedan, but remembered the piano. And the results. The hapless British car was...

  • 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
    Pair of Corvettes, including first 2019 ZR1, fetches $2.3M at auction

    General Motors has raised $2.325 million for charity, although the automaker didn't do it all on its own. It had a little help from none other than George W. Bush, plus auction house Barrett-Jackson. The former president attended a Barrett-Jackson auction on Saturday in Scottsdale, Arizona and...

  • Jamie Foxx with the Rezvani Tank
    Jamie Foxx spotted driving the Rezvani Tank

    Jamie Foxx is someone who's not shy about posting photos of what he's currently driving on his Instagram page. For instance, last summer he posted a photo of himself posing with a Bugatti Veyron he had wrapped in gold. Fast forward today and it appears his current ride is a Rezvani Tank. We're not...

  • Ansel Elgort, aka Baby Driver, drifts his Subaru WRX in the snow

    The film "Baby Driver" was one of the surprise hits of 2017. If you enjoy doing silly things in cars, then the odds are good that you also enjoyed this movie and the vehicular exploits of the titular character Baby. The actor who portrayed Baby is Ansel Elgort. He owns one of the red Subaru WRX sedans used during filming, and he's still clearly having plenty of fun with the car as he recently posted a video in which he throws down some snowy donuts. Nyc snowstorm no worries baby will give u a ride pic.twitter.com/oUyVi787BH — Ansel Elgort (@AnselElgort) January 4, 2018 According to...

  • 1975 Barris George Barris SnakePit
    1975 George Barris SnakePit with 6 Ford V-8s surfaces for sale

    George Barris, perhaps best known for creating the 1966 Batmobile, built many wild vehicles in his career, some crazier than others. The 1975 George Barris SnakePit is essentially a kid's Hot Wheel dream come true with not one, not two, but six Ford V-8 engines powering it. Unfortunately, it...

  • Matthew McConaughey in 2018 Lincoln Navigator ad
    Matthew McConaughey returns for 2018 Lincoln Navigator spot

    Lincoln's brand ambassador has returned for another intriguing advertisement, this time for the new 2018 Navigator luxury SUV. The brand launched the spot on Thursday before it makes its television debut on January 1 during the College Football Playoff. The spot, titled "Perfect Rhythm," features a...

  • Ken Block's 1,400-hp Hoonicorn
    Ken Block breaks down his favorite moments of 2017

    Rally racer and Gymkhana star Ken Block has had a busy 2017 with his Hoonigan team. To cap off this year, Block appeared on an episode of Hoonigan's "Daily Transmission" video to look back on his favorite moments of the year, and he recalled plenty of incredible cars, smokey burnouts, and, well...

  • 1986 Ferrari Testarossa convertible built for Michael Jackson commercial
    Ferrari Testarossa convertible from Michael Jackson Pepsi commercial for sale

    Back in the 1980s, Michael Jackson was the undisputed King of Pop and Ferrari was the king of the supercar. Imagine if you combined the two? That's just the thought that Pepsi had for a commercial back in 1987. Pepsi took it another step further and commissioned a convertible Testarossa for its...

  • James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond starring in “The Grand Tour”
    "The Grand Tour" hosts see a future with self-driving cars

    For decades, the automotive media has taken automobiles and discussed how they drive, their features, and why one might be a better buy than the other. When the day arrives where a car is ready to do the driving, there may be a bit less to talk about. Nevertheless, "The Grand Tour" hosts believe...

  • John Cena with the 2017 Ford GT

    Actor, pro wrestler and all-around car nut John Cena is in a bit of trouble with Ford. The automaker filed a lawsuit on November 30 with the U.S. District Court in Michigan claiming Cena violated his purchase agreement for a 2017 Ford GT by flipping the car early. The lawsuit, a copy of which is posted on WXYZ Detroit, alleges Cena sold the car shortly after taking delivery in September despite the purchase agreement he signed requiring ownership for a minimum two years. Recall, Ford took extensive measures when allocating build slots for the GT to ensure the cars ended up in the hands of...

  • Jeremy Clarkson touts the benefits of Emirates first-class suites
    Jeremy Clarkson tapped for new partnership between Mercedes and Emirates

    Emirates Airlines recently convinced Jeremy Clarkson to say a few fine words to a camera in regards to its updated first-class seating accommodations. Clarkson, in a video spot for the airline, goes on to describe some of the many features made available to those fortunate enough to fly in this...

  • Robert Downey Jr's custom 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302 by SpeedKore
    SpeedKore shows Robert Downey Jr.'s custom Mustang Boss 302 at SEMA

    Robert Downey Jr., perhaps best known for his leading role as Tony Stark, also known as Iron Man, has exquisite taste in classic muscle cars. Why? SpeedKore built this tastefully modified 1970 Ford Mustang Boss 302 with Downey Jr.'s guidance along the way. The company took to this week's 2017 SEMA...

  • LeBron James and Intel team up for a spot on autonomous driving
    LeBron James is ready to be driven by the machine

    Basketball superstar LeBron James is tired of driving. If you count zero, there are six levels of autonomous driving that have been defined by the International Society of Automotive Engineers. As you might guess, Level Zero is when there's no automation and a driver is the one responsible for...

  • Michael Jordan's Mercedes-Benz SLR 722 Edition
    Michael Jordan's 2007 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722 Edition is for sale

    Judging by his purchase, legendary basketball player Michael Jordan has excellent taste in cars. However, the basketball star has parted ways with at least one car from his collection: this Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren 722 Edition, and it can now be yours. The extra-special SLR surfaced for sale on...

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger introduces the Kreisel Hummer H1 electric conversion
    Arnold Schwarzenegger’s dream of an electric Hummer H1 comes true thanks to Kreisel

    Arnold Schwarzenegger was influential in getting AM General’s military-duty Humvee converted for civilian use in the 1990s. Since then his environmental consciousness has grown, making his beloved Hummer H1, the name of the civilian Humvee, quite the contradiction. Now, thanks to Austrian...

  • Deadmau5's McLaren 720S

    EDM artist Deadmau5 has a history of purchasing exotic supercars and doing...let's say "exotic things" to them. Notably, this includes his Lamborghini Huracán turned "Purracan," complete with cat graphics. Now, he has a new toy: a McLaren 720S and we're waiting to see what becomes of it. Joel Zimmerman, the celebrity's real name, took to Instagram to reveal his McLaren 720S. He also posted another photo following a test drive and said it's "quite a step up from the 650S." He didn't reveal any customization plans...yet. Knowing his history, it won't be long before we see something...

  • Dwayne Wade lets his son drive Ferrari GTC4 Lusso
    Watch Dwyane Wade let his 15-year-old son drive his Ferrari

    At the age of 15, most of us were simply dreaming of seeing a Ferrari that wasn't hung up on our bedroom walls. NBA star Dwyane Wade's son at the age of 15? He's driving one. Wade's son, Zaire, obviously hasn't lived a typical life. As the son of a 12-time NBA All-Star and three-time champion, the...

  • The OJ Simpson Ford Bronco shows up on Pawn Stars
    The O.J. Bronco was for sale on "Pawn Stars," but didn't sell

    It's one of the most famous, or should we say infamous, vehicles in history. It captured the attention of millions of people for one insane day back in June of 1994. I'm talking about a certain fifth-generation Ford Bronco that was finished in bright white paint. It's the O.J. Bronco, and it just...

  • Pedro Martinez is selling his 2003 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante for charity
    Buy Pedro Martinez's 2003 Aston Martin Vanquish, help a charity, and meet the Hall of Famer

    Number 45 has been retired by the Boston Red Sox since 2015. It was the number worn by one of the greatest pitchers in Major League Baseball history, Pedro Martinez. The slim, 5-11, 170-pound Dominican had electric stuff. His career ERA? 2.93. He still holds the third-highest strikeout-to-walk...

  • 1996 Hummer H1 originally owned by Tupac Shakur
    Tupac's Hummer H1 is back on the auction block

    Some things will never change... and one of those is apparently ownership of Tupac Shakur's 1996 Hummer H1. After flying past auction estimates to hit $337,000 last year, the late rapper's Hummer H1 is still on the market. That winning $337,000 bid turned out to be a bit of a dud. The bidder was...

  • Jeremy Clarkson
    Jeremy Clarkson hospitalized for pneumonia

    It's been a tough year of shooting for the trio of car crazies from "The Grand Tour." First, Richard Hammond crashed in a Rimac Concept_One and broke his leg, and now Jeremy Clarkson has wound up in the hospital with pneumonia. The brash British presenter, who says he doesn't do hospitals, wasn't...

Follow Us on Instagram @motorauthority