Autos: Enthusiasts

Mustang arrives to an already rabid following in New Zealand

Wednesday  19:42,   28 june 2017
Driving.ca

Kiwis rank second to U.S. in ownership per capita, despite the pony car only officially going on sale last yearAs it turns out, yes it is. At least here in the Southern Hemisphere, on the other side of the earth from where the Mustang originated, it [...]

Refreshing or Revolting: 2018 BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

Wednesday  17:36,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>How does its styling compare to the 5 Series GT?</p>Up front, the new BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo's headlights look more like those on the current 7 Series sedan with squared off LED headlight rings instead of round halos. The lower and wider [...]

There's a 1.16 Million Km Porsche 930 In Canada

Wednesday  17:36,   28 june 2017
Road & Track

The original Turbo was so challenging, they call it the Widowmaker. For Bill MacEachern, it's his daily driver—even in Canadian winters.Part of that success lies in Porsche's quality standards. 911s don't break too often, and when they finally[...]

707-HP Dodge Charger Hellcat gets roasted by a Ford GT40

Wednesday  17:36,   28 june 2017
MSN

The Ford GT40 was, if you don't already know the story.The Ford GT40 was, if you don't already know the story, Ford Motor Company's response to the last minute withdrawal by Enzo Ferrari, who had been in talks to sell his boutique car company to [...]

Top 10 Coolest Extreme-Duty 4x4 Campers at Overland Expo

Wednesday  17:36,   28 june 2017
MSN

Top 10 Coolest Extreme-Duty 4x4 Campers at 2017 Overland Expo West.One of the few places where you can kick the tires and peek into the fridge of such an off-road camper is Overland Expo West, held every year in Flagstaff, Arizona. We wandered in[...]

Watch How A Wounded Vet Daily-Drives His Porsche 911 With Just His Hands

Tuesday  17:37,   27 june 2017
MSN

<p>Turns out, a disassembled wheelchair can fit in a 997's rear bench.</p>In a video by Motormouth Canada, host Zack Spencer gets to ride along with Paul as he talks about his car, how he's able to drive it with just his hands, his story,[...]

What It's Like to Drive a Ferrari Testarossa

Tuesday  17:00,   27 june 2017
Road & Track

There's a reason this car appears on millions of bedroom wall posters.The other problem is that since most Tastarossas were kept in storage for years, their seals and hoses have likely deteriorated, which means low-mileage examples can pack[...]

Junkyard Gem: 1962 Plymouth Valiant Sedan

Tuesday  17:00,   27 june 2017
Autoblog

One of the earliest of Chrysler's soon-to-be-legendary A-body cars, spotted in aIf you want to be a serious car-history nitpicker, today's Junkyard Gem is not a Plymouth. For the 1960 and 1962 model years (but, confusingly, not 1961), the[...]

Be mesmerized as this guy customizes, restores Hot Wheels

Tuesday  16:35,   27 june 2017
Autoblog

Try not to run to a hobby store after this.We at Autoblog enjoy videos about modifying and restoring full-size cars, and now we know we enjoy seeing the same happen to tiny cars, in this case Hot Wheels. YouTube user baremetalHW has a whole channel[...]

Should Mopar Have Made A 4-Door Barracuda? We Think Yes!

Tuesday  16:02,   27 june 2017
HOT ROD

The Chrysler Corporation never offered a four-door Barracuda, but this brand-new 1970 model would have the average onlooker convinced they did. Dave Walden, owner of ECS Automotive Concepts near St. Louis, Missouri, has completed a number of[...]

Everything You Need to Know About Porsche's Best Street Car Ever

Friday  22:06,   23 june 2017
MSN

If we've said it once, we've said it a thousand times, the Cayman GT4 is the best car Porsche has ever built, bar[...]

Reader’s Ride: 1970 El Camino SS454

Friday  21:39,   23 june 2017
HOT ROD

With just over 26,000 miles, my 1970 SS454 LS5 El Camino is a one-family survivor car. It was ordered on December 6, 1969, and delivered to my dad in January 1970. I was born on December 5, 1970, and took my first ride home in the car. My brothers[...]

The True Story Behind the Infamous Trunk Monkey Trend

Friday  20:37,   23 june 2017
MSN

<p>Made popular by a series of Suburban Auto Group ads, the Trunk Monkey predates them by three years.</p>A recent Roadkill post of readers' favorite car commercials included Suburban Auto Group's series of Trunk Monkey ads from 2003 and 2004. [...]

Just Listed: 1980 Saab 900 Turbo

Friday  20:37,   23 june 2017
Automobile

American cars tend to be big, brash, overpowered sleds, German cars are precisely engineered and horrendously complicated, and Japanese cars have a reputation for being relentlessly reliable. Swedish cars? Well, those are usually just different.[...]

The magic recipe that caused hippies to fall in love with the incredible, enduring Volkswagen van

Friday  16:56,   23 june 2017
Quartz

Only a handful of cars have ever managed to be considered both cute and cool at the same time. Fewer still acquire the kind of…These days, the VW camper is a ubiquitous feature of festival season or the summer surf scene, but it started life as a[...]