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Abandoned Murcielago With No Engine Has Been Gathering Dust, Is Still Someone's Dream Car
Abandoned Murcielago With No Engine Has Been Gathering Dust, Is Still Someone's Dream Car

2 Oct 2022, 00:53 UTC / A picture is worth a thousand words. The dictionary definition of “money pit” could probably just feature a picture of this Murciélago and be done with it

 
1979 Cadillac De Ville Found in a Junkyard Has an Unexpected Surprise Under the Hood
1979 Cadillac De Ville Found in a Junkyard Has an Unexpected Surprise Under the Hood

26 Sep 2022, 15:58 UTC / Whoever owned this fifth-generation Cadillac before it was dropped off at the junkyard opted for... wait for it... an inline-six engine swap

 
Abandoned Property Hidden in the Woods Has a Yard Full of Classic Cars
Abandoned Property Hidden in the Woods Has a Yard Full of Classic Cars

25 Sep 2022, 16:00 UTC / Abandoned for more than 20 years, these classic cars are almost buried in overgrown vegetation. Among them, there's a first-generation BMW 3 Series.

 
A Brutally Rusty 1972 'Cuda With a Dramatic Story Gets One More Shot at Life
A Brutally Rusty 1972 'Cuda With a Dramatic Story Gets One More Shot at Life

25 Sep 2022, 15:11 UTC / Abandoned in a ravine in the 80s, the car became a twenty year rat-racer; sold and left a garage afterwards, it got a new owner, with drag-strip ambitions

 
Seemingly Abandoned Drive-In Is Loaded With Derelict Cars, Nash Metropolitans Included
Seemingly Abandoned Drive-In Is Loaded With Derelict Cars, Nash Metropolitans Included

21 Sep 2022, 13:37 UTC / Created during the Bombay Beach Bienalle, this drive-in cinema is actually a working theather and an art project near the Salton Sea.

 
1960 Pontiac Catalina Spent 34 Years in a Backyard, It's a Rare Triple Red Gem
1960 Pontiac Catalina Spent 34 Years in a Backyard, It's a Rare Triple Red Gem

15 Sep 2022, 12:12 UTC / Pontiac sold about 17,000 Catalina convertibles in 1960, but only a few of them were likely ordered in red-on-red with a red soft-top

 
Seemingly Abandoned Property in the Middle of Nowhere Is Loaded with Classic Cars
Seemingly Abandoned Property in the Middle of Nowhere Is Loaded with Classic Cars

13 Sep 2022, 16:01 UTC / Highlights include a 1940s Chevrolet heavy-duty truck, a Plymouth Cranbrook, and a handful of old Ford F-Series pickup trucks

 
Abandoned Mansion Once Owned by Napoleon Hides a Terrible Secret, Derelict Cars
Abandoned Mansion Once Owned by Napoleon Hides a Terrible Secret, Derelict Cars

6 Sep 2022, 13:25 UTC / A time capsule with almost everything left behind, this French mansion is home to a pair of derelict Citroen 2CV, including a Fourgonette

 
1962 Chevrolet Bel Air Was Abandoned in Mud for 40 Years, Engine Agrees To Run
1962 Chevrolet Bel Air Was Abandoned in Mud for 40 Years, Engine Agrees To Run

6 Sep 2022, 10:22 UTC / Parked next to what appears to be a barn, this old Chevy was never considered important enough to get some protection from the elements.

 
1953 Chevrolet 210 Was Left To Rot in a Barn, Gets Rescued After 41 Years
1953 Chevrolet 210 Was Left To Rot in a Barn, Gets Rescued After 41 Years

2 Sep 2022, 15:21 UTC / Even though four decades in a barn is a very long time and usually results in a big amount of rust, this 210 is actually in pretty good condition

 
1959 Pontiac Catalina Comes Out of the Barn After 22 Years, Gets First Wash
1959 Pontiac Catalina Comes Out of the Barn After 22 Years, Gets First Wash

1 Sep 2022, 12:40 UTC / Locked up for more than two decades, this once-gorgeous 1959 Catalina is way too expensive to restore. Yet it got a second chance as a parts car

 
Abandoned Property With Everything Left Behind Has Vans and Trucks Hiding in the Bushes
Abandoned Property With Everything Left Behind Has Vans and Trucks Hiding in the Bushes

31 Aug 2022, 15:59 UTC / Sadly, all these vehicles are too far gone to be saved and restored, but they're cool time capsules if you're into derelict machinery

 
Abandoned, Mysterious Farmhouse Has a Massive Classic Car Graveyard
Abandoned, Mysterious Farmhouse Has a Massive Classic Car Graveyard

30 Aug 2022, 15:44 UTC / Sadly, these classic cars haven't been moved or taken care of for decades, so they're too far gone to be saved and restored

 
1965 Chevrolet Corvair Gets Saved After 27 Years in a Barn, Still Runs and Drives
1965 Chevrolet Corvair Gets Saved After 27 Years in a Barn, Still Runs and Drives

30 Aug 2022, 09:46 UTC / The second-generation Corvair debuted for the 1965 model and was received as a well-engineered, high-performance alternative to pony cars.

 
1964 Chevrolet Impala SS Spent 44 Years in a Barn, V8 Refuses To Die
1964 Chevrolet Impala SS Spent 44 Years in a Barn, V8 Refuses To Die

27 Aug 2022, 19:34 UTC / Cars that spent four to five decades in storage usually come out all rusty and with no hope to be saved, but this 1964 Chevrolet Impala SS got lucky

 
1938 Buick Comes Out of the Barn After 30 Years, It's an All-Original Survivor
1938 Buick Comes Out of the Barn After 30 Years, It's an All-Original Survivor

25 Aug 2022, 13:49 UTC / By far the coolest thing about this old Buick is that it still has its numbers-matching engine, a Dynaflash inline-eight

 
Big Barns Open Up To Reveal Car Collection Hidden for 60 Years, WW2 Torpedo Included
Big Barns Open Up To Reveal Car Collection Hidden for 60 Years, WW2 Torpedo Included

24 Aug 2022, 14:48 UTC / This collection isn't just about cars. It also includes really old tank wagons and carriages, aircraft, and a WW2 torpedo

 
Abandoned 1950s Locomotive Rotting in the Woods Is a Bit of a Mystery, a Sad Time Capsule
Abandoned 1950s Locomotive Rotting in the Woods Is a Bit of a Mystery, a Sad Time Capsule

24 Aug 2022, 12:37 UTC / This locomotive is, in fact, an important piece of American rail transportation. Because you're looking at a 1950s ALCO RS-3

 
1965 Chevy Bel Air Was Left to Rot in a Field, Comes Back to Life After 35 Years
1965 Chevy Bel Air Was Left to Rot in a Field, Comes Back to Life After 35 Years

23 Aug 2022, 11:10 UTC / 35 years of exposure to the elements is usually enough to render a classic car useless, but somehow this Bel Air took them like a champ

 
Extremely Rare, Pre-WW2 BMWs Found on Abandoned Property, Shrouded in Mystery
Extremely Rare, Pre-WW2 BMWs Found on Abandoned Property, Shrouded in Mystery

22 Aug 2022, 13:56 UTC / Most likely built by Frazer Nash in the United Kingdom, this pre-WW2 BMWs have been stored under tarps for a few decades.