Classic Cars

 
Shelby Cobra 427 is up for sale

This original Shelby Cobra 427 should fetch millions at auction

It's amazing what you can do if you just think outside the box a little bit. That's what Carroll Shelby did when used a hefty dose of American ingenuity to transform a little British roadster called the AC Bristol into the Shelby Cobra. By ingenuity, of course, we mean a massive V-8 engine. Pairing... read more

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In Brazil, the Ford F-75 pickup started out as a Willys - Image via Curbside Classic

Brazilian Ford F-75 originally started out as a Willys

First off, it's pronounced Will-Us. But that's of no use here really, as we're looking not at a Willys Rural but rather a Brazilian-market Ford F-75. Looking stand-out sharp... read more December 31, 2017 by


 
McGee/Scritchfield 1932 Ford roadster

Documentary details iconic McGee/Scritchfield 1932 Ford roadster

If you had to pick one car as the quintessential hot rod, the McGee/Scritchfield Roadster would be as good a choice as any. It's one of the most legendary, historic, and... read more December 29, 2017 by


 
Original 1964 Porsche 911 and the Type-991 2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

Porsche reminds us that the 911 was originally called a 901

The numbers 9, 1 and 1, arranged in that order, are today iconic among sports car fans. The arrangement is the name of the car that signifies the essence of Porsche, so... read more December 29, 2017 by


 
Adolf Hitler's personal 1939 Mercedes-Benz  770 K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen

Hitler's 1939 Mercedes-Benz heads to auction

No car chooses its owner, and such a statement rings truest with this 1939 Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen. We say that because this example was Adolf Hitler's... read more December 28, 2017 by


 
Tucker 48 heading to RM Sotheby's auction

Preston Tucker's personal 1948 Tucker expected to command more than $1M at January auction

The Tucker Corporation was merely a flash in the late 1940s pan, but it remains an incredibly intriguing story in American automobile history. The company's turmoil... read more December 27, 2017 by


 
1942 Dodge Carryall restomod on Jay Leno's Garage

1942 Dodge Carryall restomod stops in at Jay Leno's Garage

Meet one of the most obscure Dodge vehicles that you likely never even knew existed. Jay Leno's Garage welcomed this 1942 Dodge Carryall, which Legacy Classic Trucks restored... read more December 26, 2017 by


 
1921 Alfa Romeo G1

First-ever Alfa Romeo model expected to fetch over $1M

North Americans only recently got reacquainted with Alfa Romeo following a lengthy return to the continent, but only die-hard fans will know what this is. In fact, it's the... read more December 26, 2017 by


 
Nissan Skyline GT-R R34

The Skyline GT-R team actually operated independently inside Nissan

After decades of lusting, Americans can finally own one of the most delightful pieces of forbidden fruit: the Nissan Skyline GT-R. The Skyline and the GT-R have always been a... read more December 24, 2017 by


 
Watch this VW engine be rebuilt in six minutes

Watch a VW Beetle engine be rebuilt in 6 minutes

Wouldn't it be nice to have a proper work space in which you could wrench on your pride and joy? To have the tools and the time to do so is a wonderful luxury to be enjoyed... read more December 24, 2017 by


 
The Wolf of the Autostrada is the best car film of the year

The "Wolf of the Autostrada" is the best car film of the year

There are a lot of films and videos made about cars in a given year. A number of them are good, and most of them are...mediocre. As someone who makes mediocre videos on a... read more December 23, 2017 by


 
North American McLaren F1 Service Center in Pennsylvania

McLaren now has a service center for your F1 in the US

With just 106 examples in existence, we can understand why it’s taken McLaren more than two decades to open up its first dedicated F1 service center in the United... read more December 20, 2017 by


 
Le Mans-winning 1965 Bizzarrini stops by Jay Leno's Garage

Class-winning Le Mans racer rolls into Jay Leno's Garage

If someone ever utters the phrase, "Do you want to see my class-winning Le Mans race car?" to you, the answer is always yes. It's unlikely that you'll hear such a phrase... read more December 20, 2017 by


 
1958 Centurion C1 Corvette-based C2 race car

Mock C2 Stingray racer built from C1 Corvette heading to auction

Barrett-Jackson auctions see many Chevrolet Corvettes pass the block, but this one is a little different. While this car, called the Centurion, looks like a modified... read more December 18, 2017 by


 
Porsche-restored 1964 911

Porsches restores its oldest 911

Porsche is ready to show off the oldest 911 in its possession after three years of meticulous restoration: a 1964 901. To understand the significance of the car, we must... read more December 15, 2017 by


 
Toyota Supra with V-12 conversion by Top Secret - Image via BH Auction

This 'Top Secret' V-12-powered Toyota Supra you didn't know existed is heading to auction

Back in the early 2000s, Japanese tuning firm Top Secret started work on a MkIV Toyota Supra powered by a V-12 engine lifted out of a Toyota Century. The car, which along... read more December 14, 2017 by


 
 

 
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