Autos: Enthusiasts

Jaguar Classic to Build and Sell Electric E-Type

Tuesday  17:32,   28 august 2018

Concept version of E-Type Zero debuts at Pebble BeachOld E-Types will undergo the conversions at the Classic Works facility in Coventry, U.K. Existing E-Type owners can also bring in their cars for the update, which Jaguar says is fully...[...]

The Best Bad Cars of Pebble Beach Weekend

Monday  23:21,   27 august 2018

Concours d’Lemons brings out the jalopies, rarities, and automotive atrocitiesIf you listen closely, you can hear the rust creeping through the body panels, forming a Jackson Pollock interpretation of hoods and fenders. You can smell the desperation [...]

Straight From the Grave: An Iconic Engine Design Makes a Comeback

Monday  20:20,   27 august 2018

Mercedes' M256 is one of the last gasoline straight-sixers, and also one of the newest.For years, V6 engines were killing off the straight six, also known as an I6 or inline six, and the entire design appeared destined for oblivion. But...[...]

New Ford Ranger Raptor heads to Europe for 2019

Monday  19:57,   27 august 2018

The hardcore Ford Ranger Raptor pick-up makes its European debut at Gamescom today – and stars in the Forza Horizon 4 racing game The post New Ford Ranger Raptor heads to Europe for 2019 appeared first on Motoring Research. [...]

Dodge Charger Pursuit police car has the backs of more than 10,000 US officers

Sunday  10:10,   26 august 2018

Officer Protection Pack helps reduce the risk of ambush from behind The post Dodge Charger Pursuit police car has the backs of more than 10,000 US officers appeared first on Motoring Research. Follow MSN Autos on Facebook and Twitter [...]

Here's Exactly Why The Brand New 2018 Porsche 993 Turbo Isn't Road Legal

Sunday  10:10,   26 august 2018

This quite gold Porsche 993 Turbo “Classic Series”  is unregisterable for use on the street. I asked the company why, exactly. Philipp Salm, who heads up sales and marketing at Porsche Classic, explained that it’s a two pronged-problem.This is...[...]

Funky 1965 Ferrari 330 GT Vignale Shooting Brake heads to auction

Saturday  20:56,   25 august 2018

The weird wagon was once owned by Jamiroquai.Here's peculiar melding of styles — a 1965 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 transformed by Italian coachbuilder Alfredo Vignale into a very American-looking wagon shooting brake for the son of American Ferrari importer [...]

Incredible And Awful Edsel Tribute Car Up For Auction

Friday  19:36,   24 august 2018

It's based on a 2008 Ford Crown Victoria. For many auto enthusiasts, the name Edsel is a popular symbol of a commercial failure. It was a marque launched by Ford in the late 1950s as a more advanced and expensive alternative to the mainstream...[...]

1989 BMW 325i (E30) - The Stuff of Legends

Friday  16:10,   24 august 2018

Donovan Brockway and his 1,000hp Formula DRIFT contenderDonovan Brockway—owner, builder, and driver of this 1,000hp BMW E30 Formula DRIFT machine—is a lot like that young Kirk. Except for the girl. Don Brockway always gets the...[...]

Aston Martin building 28 Goldfinger DB5 reproductions — complete with gadgets

Thursday  21:15,   23 august 2018

The gadgets include the revolving license plate "and more."It won't simply be a DB5 in the correct color, either. The company is teaming up with the special effects supervisor from the most recent James Bond films, a man who, according to IMDb, has...[...]

Iconic Hollywood Cars For Sale

Thursday  19:21,   23 august 2018

GWS Auctions Inc., a Los Angeles based auction house, is hosting Legends: Iconic Film and Music Memorabilia Auction on August 25th. A few of the cars include: Dominic Toretto's 1970 Dodge Charger and the 1987 Buick Grand National from the 2009...[...]

Watch This Classic Ferrari 512 BB Get Reborn In 8 Minutes

Wednesday  23:16,   22 august 2018

The actual restoration project spanned three years. Auto restoration videos are not uncommon, and most are usually quite interesting. Casual fans and full-blown auto enthusiasts alike typically enjoy seeing the process of bringing a classic car...[...]

The Grand Tour spawns a game for Xbox One and PS4

Wednesday  22:55,   22 august 2018

Remember Top Gear The Grand Tour? Series 2 wrapped up in mid-February of this year, and it was renewed for a third season that is expected to air starting in December, meaning that it's still a thing. And Amazon wants to make it more of a thing...[...]

Lights, Sirens, Action! Classic Emergency Vehicles at the 2018 Woodward Dream Cruise

Wednesday  21:15,   22 august 2018

Parade pretends there’s a huge emergency on WoodwardThere are many opportunities to show and display vintage emergency vehicles, but very few of them offer the chance to drive on public roads with lights on and sirens blaring. The fact that such...[...]

Anne-Cécile Itier and Her Bugatti Dominated the Early French Racing Scene

Tuesday  21:11,   21 august 2018

Jealous rivals called her a “moving chicane”. Circuits went out of their way to keep women away. But Anne-Cécile Itier was not one to be discouraged by a few men who thought they knew what was best for her. See, French Itier had a pretty strange...[...]