Autos: Enthusiasts

Find of the Week: 1974 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser

Thursday  18:10,   01 february 2018

It's a classic off-roader that's a bit of an alternative to the usual classic off-roaders. It's a classic off-roader that's a bit of an alternative to the usual classic off-roaders. It's a very bright blue and this 1974 Toyota FJ40[...]

Saved From The Crusher: A '69 Daytona’s Amazing Story!

Thursday  18:06,   01 february 2018

This 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona was pulled from a junkyard in 1982, just minutes from destruction. This Daytona's saga began in 1973 when it ended up, along with about 50 other cars, at Avenue Auto Parts in Kansas City, Missouri. While we[...]

If You Ever Visit These American States, Warming Up Your Car Is Illegal

Thursday  17:47,   01 february 2018
Reader's Digest.CA

<p>Those who live in colder climates know how unpleasant it can be to hop in a cold car in the morning: Your hands get chilly on the ice-cold steering wheel, your nose starts to chill, and your bum is freezing on the cold winter seat.</p>Those [...]

Rare Find: Very First 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Ordered With Super Cobra Jet V-8, Drag Pack & 4.30 Gears

Thursday  17:47,   01 february 2018

He had always wanted a 1969 Mach 1.&nbsp;What neither Mike nor the seller knew at the time was that this 428 SCJ was the very first Super Cobra Jet with 4.30 gears ever ordered. Carl Beasley Ford in York, Pennsylvania, did the[...]

These Wrecking Yard Cars Are Breaking My Heart

Wednesday  22:02,   31 january 2018

A trip to the U-Pull-It yard can be an adventure. Every once in a while, wandering amongst the rabble, you might stumble upon a longtime crush or a car that should have had a better fate. Let’s take a look at some of those. Like Disneyland is for[...]

Why the Chrysler PT Cruiser is a Future Classic

Wednesday  18:25,   31 january 2018

If the Spice Girls can make a comeback, then there is absolutely nothing stopping the PT Cruiser.In the 1950s, tail fins were all the rage. The big three American automakers seemed to in some kind of strange arms race with each company releasing a[...]

The Demise of Gas-Powered Cars is Further Off Than You Think

Wednesday  17:21,   31 january 2018

<p>I've been somewhat blindsided with how quickly electric car production has ramped up in recent years.</p>Regardless of the highest number on your car audio's volume knob/button/touch screen, the song demands you play some air guitar[...]

One Carmaker You've Never Heard Of Made Both The Most Beautiful And Ugliest Cars Ever

Wednesday  16:51,   31 january 2018

Today I’d like to introduce you to two fascinating cars from the same company, the Australian kit and production car maker Bolwell. I chose these two cars, the Nagari and Ikara, because I’m not sure there’s a better spread of beautiful to ugly in[...]

Is the Era of the Camless Valvetrain Finally Upon us?- Technologue

Wednesday  15:25,   31 january 2018
Motor Trend

Freevalve thinks[...]

Ferrari, Cobra worth $4 million found in condemned NC garage

Tuesday  17:44,   30 january 2018
Motoring Research

Just imagine the reaction of the person who discovered them The post Ferrari, Cobra worth $4 million found in condemned NC garage appeared first on Motoring Research. Follow MSN Autos on Facebook [...]

East Coast Defender Goes Old School With Project Tuki

Tuesday  17:44,   30 january 2018

Classic cues, modern amenities. East Coast Defender out of Kissimmee, Florida is no stranger to over-the-top Land Rover builds. The firm has previously dished out extreme offerings like Project Punisher and Project Blackout, among others. But the[...]

Is this steam-powered Land Rover the most British thing ever?

Tuesday  17:38,   30 january 2018
Motoring Research

Frank Rothwell spent £24,000 converting an old Land Rover to run on coal The post Is this steam-powered Land Rover the most British thing ever? appeared first on Motoring Research. [...]

Two Sons Restored their Late Father’s 1972 Cutlass in his Honor

Tuesday  17:38,   30 january 2018

This Radiant Green '72 Cutlass was originally ordered by a father and is now owned by his sons, and serves as their tribute to him. Look up the word "Cutlass" in a dictionary and you'll find it defined as a short curved sword most commonly[...]

How Mazda got Skyactiv-X to work is incredible

Tuesday  17:12,   30 january 2018

"Take everything you know about engines and turn it around." "Take everything you know about engines and turn it around," Mazda North America Vehicle Development Engineer Dave Coleman says, patiently and with a look of benevolent pity, as [...]

Backyard Built, This 1970 Chevelle was Made to be Driven Hard

Friday  17:11,   26 january 2018

If you spent a lot of money on a car, would you even drive it? Would you just trailer it everywhere, or would you thrash the hell out of it? Over the course of 10 years, Robert Ortega has slowly invested more than $40,000 into this project, despite [...]