Autos: Enthusiasts

11 Blindingly Fast Cars Under $100,000

Monday  19:06,   13 august 2018

While going fast in a car is an easy thing to do when money is no object, that doesn’t mean one needs to spend a small (or large) fortune to do so. Listed here are 11 cars with starting MSRPs under $100,000 that are blindingly fast, yet don’t come[...]
Autos / Enthusiasts

Cars & Stars: Downtown Burbank Car Classic Show Photo Gallery!

Friday  19:02,   10 august 2018

SoCal car culture is thriving in Burbank. Thousands of admirers and enthusiasts, many with small children in tow, attended the 7th Annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic. The show has evolved into a bustling community event with DJs, vendors, and food, [...]

The Lamborgini Countach Name Started Out as a Joke

Friday  18:02,   10 august 2018

Getting close to his 80th birthday, design icon Marcello Gandini explains why they chose to name this legendary car with a word that means "contagion" or "plague."Problem is, it's not really Italian. It's[...]

10 Reasons Not to Drive Your Car (or Truck) Over a Flooded Road

Friday  17:55,   10 august 2018

It's been raining in Toronto. Quite hard. So much that roads and underpasses around the city are flooding. That means that if you're driving around the city that there's a chance you're going to run into a flooded road. This next bit [...]

1979 International Harvester Scout II Restomod is One Cool Cruiser

Friday  17:54,   10 august 2018

Orange beauty can be yours for only $299,000Velocity Restorations of Pensacola, Florida is showing off its latest restomod off-roader project that needs a new garage and[...]

Eye Candy: 1946 Ford Pickup

Friday  17:54,   10 august 2018

Bill Little: Wheels Reader Occupation: Realtor The Car: 1946 Ford Pickup Truck The search began in 1985. I decided I wanted a vintage pickup truck and I was insistent on it being a 1946 model — the year I was born. I reached out to a local Brooklin, [...]

2019 Range Rovers Will Be Easier to Drive in Water

Thursday  19:58,   09 august 2018

The real big news about the 2019 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport is the introduction of the P400e plug-in hybrid trim, which can apparently drive 31 miles on its battery alone. Both SUVs get a few other little updates for the new model[...]

Here's How Electronic Parking Brakes Work

Thursday  19:58,   09 august 2018

Quickly fading are the days when we were free to dream of cranking a lever connected to cables that would squeeze the brakes and break traction, as more and more modern cars replace cabled emergency and parking brake systems with simply a button.[...]

See What's Special About Bugatti's Last Two Race Cars

Thursday  19:57,   09 august 2018

The EB110 wasn't Bugatti's most successful race car, but the two examples were some of the most beautiful competition machines of their time. 1/7 SLIDES © Bugatti EB110 LM Amalgam Model [...]

Ford Celebrates 10 Millionth Mustang With Custom Convertible

Thursday  19:56,   09 august 2018

Ford's Mustang has been racking up the sales for over 50 years. While we're sure Ford would love to sell over a million Mustang in less than two years, just like it did back in 1965-1966, there's no denying that the Mustang has had[...]

How They Made Matchbox Cars in 1965

Thursday  18:28,   09 august 2018

At a factory in Hackney, London, we get to see a new-for-'65 Matchbox design go from drawing board to production line.The rest, as they say, was history. By 1965, Matchbox was cranking out dozens of highly-detailed miniatures. It was still a[...]

Junkyard Gem: 1951 Plymouth Cranbrook Sedan

Thursday  18:27,   09 august 2018

A 1951 Plymouth Cranbrook sedan in a Denver-area self-service wrecking yard.Under the hood is an engine I consider to be one of the greatest of all time: a Chrysler flathead straight-six. This very sturdy engine was made from 1929 through at least[...]

Find of the Week: 1988 Toyota Celica

Thursday  18:07,   09 august 2018

The Find of the Week this week is a more modern classic . One that lets you and some friends, or you and the kids, or you and the dog enjoy some top-down time this summer. With a little more sport than most four-seat convertibles.When[...]

Rezvani Tank: Urban Assault

Thursday  18:06,   09 august 2018

Since the current market trend favours utility vehicles, there are now many to choose from, and there’s one to satisfy the needs and wants of just about everybody. And in the United States, a little automaker has decided to slip itself into the[...]

American Pickers Found Aerosmith's Original International Metro Tour Van and It's Extremely Cool

Wednesday  22:41,   08 august 2018

In a recent episode of the History Channel’s American Pickers, the two hosts who drive around buying up antiques discovered Aerosmith’s original tour van in western Massachusetts. It’s a 1964 International Harvester Metro Van, and even after all[...]