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Autos: Classics

Rick Vrankin’s 1948 Chevy Truck is Wicked, Evil, Mean & Nasty

Friday  19:05,   10 march 2017
hotrod

If there’s one thing in our hobby that poses the ultimate challenge it’s the basket case. You never know what you’re going to find when you answer the ad offering a partial truck or car for sale till you arrive at the site and see it firsthand....[...]

A $3 Million Tucker 48 Prototype Once Was Discovered Stuck in Mud behind a Barn

Friday  19:05,   10 march 2017
caranddriver

The Tin Goose, as this prototype is known, was the first "Car of Tomorrow" that Preston Tucker built.Occasionally, copies of these photographs show up on the internet with the suggestion that you might still be able to find yourself a Tucker stuck...[...]

Rick Vrankin’s 1948 Chevy Truck is Wicked, Evil, Mean & Nasty

Friday  19:05,   10 march 2017
hotrod

If there’s one thing in our hobby that poses the ultimate challenge it’s the basket case. You never know what you’re going to find when you answer the ad offering a partial truck or car for sale till you arrive at the site and see it firsthand....[...]

15,000-Mile Unrestored 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

Wednesday  21:12,   01 march 2017
hotrod

48 years later, the car has just under 16,000 miles on the clock.Carpenter told the salesmen that he was saving up to buy something way better than a used car. He wanted a 1969 Corvette with a 427 engine, Chevrolet's ultimate high-performance...[...]

Rescuing a Rare 1979 Dodge Macho Power Wagon From Decades in a Garage

Wednesday  18:36,   01 march 2017
hotrod

Almost....[...]

The Yenko 1: A Top Gun 1970 Camaro Dirt Late Model

Tuesday  22:40,   28 february 2017
hotrod

Back in the 1960s and ‘70s, many dirt stock cars looked very similar to their counterparts on the highway.The main reason it won’t happen is an economic situation. Buying factory replacement parts with their curves and angles is really hard on the...[...]

Just Listed: 1964 Austin Mini Cooper S and 1971 Mini 1275 GT

Monday  22:51,   27 february 2017
automobilemag

Sure, you might have the cash for a vintage car, but do you have the garage space? If you’re pinched for driveway real estate, Petrolicious has two wonderfully restored vintage Minis for sale, each offering a different snapshot of Mini’s history....[...]

Wicked 1955 Chevy Street Shaker Packs a Punch

Friday  18:15,   24 february 2017
hotrod

Regardless of where you grew up there was always one particular car in your neighborhood that ruled the streets. You could hear it coming from a 1/4-mile away as it wound through the gears accented by a nasty exhaust note glazed with attitude. It...[...]

Pagoda Style Meets Corvette Power in Mysterious 1965 Mercedes-Benz 230SL

Tuesday  22:56,   21 february 2017
caranddriver

Pagoda Style Meets Corvette Power in Mysterious 1965 Mercedes-Benz 230SLDesigned to be less full-race than its predecessor 300SL and more sporting than the four-cylinder 190SL, the 230SL launched in 1963. Many find the W113 cars, designed by Paul...[...]

First 1969 Dodge Charger 500 Remains in Amazing Unrestored Condition

Monday  21:20,   20 february 2017
hotrod

While organizing a special Icons of Design category for the annual Eyes on Design car show in 2016, I caught wind of a special Hemi-powered Mopar hidden away in the Great White North. Apparently a private individual has quietly built up a...[...]

Day-Two 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona Still Wears 1970s Psychedelic Paint

Saturday  19:10,   18 february 2017
hotrod

Usually when we pay a call on Stefano Bimbi at Nickey Performance, we expect to see either the latest in Gen-Six Camaro performance vehicles or a unique and highly collectible muscle car from GM’s storied past."I guarantee you will never see another [...]

1969 Chevy Blazer- Topless

Friday  21:40,   17 february 2017
trucktrend

A DIY Project Gone...[...]

First Drive: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro G-Code by Ringbrothers

Thursday  21:01,   16 february 2017
automobilemag

American CoachbuiltLike other Ringbrothers builds, the Camaro G-Code started as a ratty classic— in this case, a '69 Camaro RS. After Jim and Mike Ring found the car, they brought it to their small shop, which doubles as collision repair business,...[...]

Bruce Leven’s Gran Turismo–Winning 1951 Ford Coupe

Wednesday  02:15,   15 february 2017
hotrod

It Took 60 Years to Do it, But Bruce Leven Now Has the Sports Rod He Wanted as a Kid The notion that ordinary cars can become extraordinary is the basis for HOT ROD magazine and its readers. The model of the manufacturer as the creator went straight [...]

Supercharged 975hp 1949 Caddy Delivers in Luxury

Tuesday  20:45,   14 february 2017
hotrod

Sometimes society gets it all wrong. Why is someone who falls for the oldest trick in the book automatically labeled a sucker? After all, any trick good enough to stand the test of time is obviously quite effective. Using this logic, perhaps the...[...]