Autos: Enthusiasts

Forgotten 720-mile 2009 Corvette Z06 emerges from storage

Sunday  07:20,   18 february 2018
Autoblog

What you are looking at is a slightly scratched, but otherwise complete and never registered 2009 Z06. In all respects it's treated as an abandoned vehicle, and the Duluth-based seller says the VIN doesn't show it to be a stolen car. There's no[...]

How To Turn a Cargo Van into a Hotel Room

Sunday  07:20,   18 february 2018
Road & Track

In an area with bad hotel options, can a van fill the void? We borrowed a Mercedes-Benz Metris to find out.That meant I needed alternative accommodations, like a cargo[...]

Find of the Week: 1962 Jaguar E-Type

Friday  21:38,   16 february 2018
autoTRADER.ca

It was called the most beautiful car ever made by a man responsible for some of the most beautiful cars ever made. A lightweight classic sports car that was based on a Le Mans winner. It's also our autoTRADER.ca Find of the Week, a 1962 Jaguar[...]

Christian von Koenigsegg Built the World’s Fastest Car, But Drives a Tesla

Friday  19:06,   16 february 2018
Wheels.ca

Christian von Koenigsegg is a 46-year-old Swedish entrepreneur who designed and built the fastest production car on the planet, the Koenigsegg Agera RS, which holds five — count ’em, five — public-road speed records. This particular hypercar, which[...]

One of 10,494: A 1963 Corvette Split-Window Story

Friday  18:14,   16 february 2018
HOT ROD

There were 10,494 Corvette split-window coupes built for 1963.There were 10,494 Corvette split-window coupes built for 1963, so there has to be at least that many stories, and thousands more if a pass-around rate for Corvette owners is added to the[...]

Out of the Sinkhole: Corvette Museum Has Restored the Last of the Damaged Vettes

Friday  18:13,   16 february 2018
Car and Driver

Out of the Sinkhole: Corvette Museum Has Restored the Last of the Damaged Vettes Exactly four years ago, a massive sinkhole appeared directly under the National Corvette Museum, swallowing eight of the rarest and most special Corvettes on Earth. Of [...]

Rare 1971 LS6 Corvette is Uncovered

Wednesday  21:51,   14 february 2018
HOT ROD

The legend[...]

Someone Already Stuffed A Corvette V8 Into The New Jeep Wrangler

Wednesday  18:53,   14 february 2018
motor1

That didn't take[...]

Will Someone Buy Tom Cruise a Helmet Already?

Wednesday  18:10,   14 february 2018
MSN

I'm sure he can afford basic motorcycle safety gear. I mean, he's got that Mission Impossible money.The Mission Impossible Fallout trailer aired during the Superbowl VII last Sunday. It’ll be the summer-blockbuster of its predecessors. The[...]

Now's Your Chance to Buy Those Like-New Barn Find Buick Grand National Twins on eBay

Tuesday  18:07,   13 february 2018
MSN

These consecutive-VIN time-capsule twins are looking for a new home.In classic car ownership, it's common to keep a junky parts vehicle on hand to donate the rare bits and pieces that inevitably need replacing. But this is something else entirely:[...]

Collector Clasics: Hiding in plain sight

Friday  23:09,   09 february 2018
Driving.ca

I got my car trailer back. It was stolen from behind a rental house in North Coquitlam where I had stored it for 15 years. Never a problem. Just drive it in out of sight from the road, unhook the chains and electrical connection, jack it up and away [...]

F1 halo can withstand weight of double-decker bus

Friday  23:09,   09 february 2018
Autoblog

""It's a bit of an acquired taste, and we're still busy acquiring it""This is not a light piece of work, it is several kilograms of titanium that need to be put on the car," the Briton said in a video on the world champions'[...]

Chicken Coop Find! 1969 Mustang GT R-Code Convertible

Friday  18:53,   09 february 2018
HOT ROD

The car collecting community has coined the phrase "barn find" when referring to vehicles found in old buildings where they were stored away for years and, in many cases, even decades. On December 18, 1997, this GT drop-top was[...]

Please Don't Try Gordon Ramsay's Very Illegal Trick to Avoiding Speeding Tickets

Friday  18:53,   09 february 2018
MSN

Plastic wrap on the license plate? Rubbish, just rubbish.Video: Lexus celebrates 10 years of F performance (provided by Autoblog) Your browser does not support this video require(["binding"], function (binding) { [...]

A Washington Man Found An Ultra-Rare Collection Of The Ugliest Sports Cars Ever Made

Friday  18:24,   09 february 2018
Jalopnik

A Washington car collector named Ralph found a lot of five Daimler SP250s at an estate sale, and now those cars—which had been stored on shelves in a warehouse for quite some time—are for sale on Craigslist. Video: New Ford Ranger Raptor made its[...]