Classic Cars

 
1960 Chevrolet Biscayne sedan-based ambulance

Last of the coach-built American cars have special appeal for this collector

It’s not just that his childhood pedal car had a fire-chief theme. Dean Newman traces his real interest in ambulances and hearses to watching the Ghostbusters movie. with its big, paranormal-fighting Ecto-1 1959 Cadillac ambulance. But once he started collecting such vehicles, Newman realized... read more

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Mitsubishi Re-Model A centennial project

1917 Mitsubishi refitted with modern Outlander plug-in hybrid powertrain

What's old is new again, at least at Mitsubishi. The three-diamond brand is celebrating its centennial this year. To mark the occasion, the brand tapped West Coast Customs to... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
The Tucker Torpedo concept car build was a work-in-progress when displayed recently at the AACA Muse

Turning Tucker’s dream into reality is families’ affair

A man who has once gotten automobiles into his blood can never give them up. . .” — Preston Tucker The Tucker has been a collector car almost since it was new... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
McLaren F1 - Image via Tom Hartley Jnr

There's a brand-new, never-registered McLaren F1 for sale

If you’re looking for an example of extreme restraint, you won’t find a better example than the person that took delivery of a McLaren F1…and then never... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Believed to be a re-creation, ’26 Ford Frontenac will cross the block at Branson Auction

When Chevrolet made Ford a better car for racing

Henry Ford may have put the world on wheels, but, as strange as it may seem, it was Louis Chevrolet who made Ford’s Model T’s into winning racing cars. One such... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
First-generation Dodge Viper

Learn how Lamborghini helped engineer the Dodge Viper's V-10

The Dodge Viper has once again departed the automotive landscape, but it won't be forgotten anytime soon. Why? Because it represented one of the purest sports cars a Detroit... read more October 14, 2017 by


 
1979 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am with 65 miles

This time capsule 1979 Pontiac Trans Am has been driven just 65 miles

Pontiac's days of building excitement are long gone, though they arguably faded into the sunset long before the division was axed in 2009. Yet, classic Pontiac cars still... read more October 13, 2017 by


 
Lamborghini LM002

Before the Urus, there was the LM002

Lamborghini is set to unveil the Urus SUV on December 4, but the vehicle is by no means the supercar marque’s first off-roader. Lamborghini was a pioneer when it comes... read more October 12, 2017 by


 
A 1972 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible with less than 1,000 miles

This 1972 Chevy Corvette has less than a thousand miles

How do you measure a person's restraint? If that person is Jim Kevan, it's easy to measure because it's right there for you to see in its dust-covered, un-driven glory. You... read more October 11, 2017 by


 
Ken Block's 1991 Ford Escort Cosworth Group A rally car

Ken Block's latest ride is a 1991 Ford Escort Cosworth Group A rally car

Ken Block will likely have some downtime ahead as Hoonigan Racing Division and Ford lay their World Rallycross Championship days to rest. However, in the meantime, Block has... read more October 11, 2017 by


 
Evita Perón 1939 Packard Super Eight Derham Phaeton

Former Peron Packard parade car up for bidding

In 1983, Raymond Plaster went to a collector car auction in Tulsa, Oklahoma, hoping to bring home a V12 Packard that was supposed to be on the docket. When that car... read more October 10, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno driving a 1959 Porsche 356

Jay Leno takes a look at a Porsche 356-Boxster mashup

Not just beloved among Porsche fans, the 356 remains an automotive icon to anyone who enjoys the automobile in any small way. It's a time capsule on wheels that captures the... read more October 10, 2017 by


 
Aston Martin DB4 GT Continuation

Aston Martin DB4 GT Continuation hits the test track

Old trends often fall out of style as the years go by, but the Aston Martin DB4 GT remains as stylish today as it was decades ago. In fact, Aston Martin will produce another... read more October 10, 2017 by


 
A 1948 Packard woody wagon will be featured in Chicago | Mecum Auctions photos

Woodies, Corvettes and the Blackhawks reign at Mecum’s Chicago auction

Mecum Auctions arrives in Chicago with an expected 1,000 collector cars for a three-day auction Collector cars from a host of private collections will be among the offerings... read more October 6, 2017 by


 
Greyhound bus museum -- Photos by Larry Edsall

You’ll do the driving to get to Greyhound bus museum

You need to get to Hibbing, Minnesota, to visit the memorial to the birthplace of an American travel system Greyhound’s famous advertising jingle instructed folks to... read more October 5, 2017 by


 
Harry's Garage takes the Lamborghini Countach on a European road trip

Let's road-trip with Harry Metcalfe and his Lamborghini Countach

Harry's Garage is one of the great gems in the automotive YouTube landscape. It's run and hosted by former Evo founder Harry Metcalfe, and it highlights some amazing vehicles... read more October 5, 2017 by


 
 

 
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