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1980 Triumph Spitfire Is Not a Garage Queen, Gets Love From Its Owner Despite the Quirks
1980 Triumph Spitfire Is Not a Garage Queen, Gets Love From Its Owner Despite the Quirks

25 Jun 2022, 05:31 UTC / One man's love for his classic Triumph Roadster goes beyond reliability issues and lack of horsepower: living with the car has only strengthened the bond

 
Now Worth Millions, the BMW 507 Was a Commercial Failure That Almost Ruined the Brand
Now Worth Millions, the BMW 507 Was a Commercial Failure That Almost Ruined the Brand

22 Jun 2022, 14:59 UTC / Although producing it almost led to bankruptcy, the rare 507 was a BMW masterpiece and to this day, it remains one of the most beautiful roadsters ever built

 
What Do You Call a Mazda MX-5 Miata With a Trunk Full of Meat, Meat-Yata?
What Do You Call a Mazda MX-5 Miata With a Trunk Full of Meat, Meat-Yata?

22 Jun 2022, 11:32 UTC / Mazda says the new MX-5 has a nearly perfect 50/50 weight distribution front and back. Adding extra weight to the back could lead to a pendulum effect

 
1971 Triumph Bonneville T120R With Unknown Miles Is a Few Valuable Upgrades Above Stock
1971 Triumph Bonneville T120R With Unknown Miles Is a Few Valuable Upgrades Above Stock

16 Jun 2022, 16:21 UTC / The ‘71 MY T120R isn’t the most sought-after variant of the classic Bonneville family, but it does pack a good deal of old-school British flair

 
Here's How You Turn a Dull Block of Wood Into One of the Rarest Mercedes-Benz Roadsters
Here's How You Turn a Dull Block of Wood Into One of the Rarest Mercedes-Benz Roadsters

16 Jun 2022, 13:41 UTC / A dull block of wood takes the shape of one of the rarest and most extravagant cars ever to be produced by Mercedes-Benz: the 500 K Special Roadster

 
Westfield Sports Cars Enters Administration, So Does Its Autonomous Vehicle Division
Westfield Sports Cars Enters Administration, So Does Its Autonomous Vehicle Division

14 Jun 2022, 13:22 UTC / The Brits at Westfield have sent their Sports Car and Autonomous Vehicle divisions into administration. The brands might be sold off

 
YouTuber Drives a Modded 600-WHP Honda S2000, Discovers It's a Terrifying Road Rat
YouTuber Drives a Modded 600-WHP Honda S2000, Discovers It's a Terrifying Road Rat

10 Jun 2022, 08:02 UTC / The Honda S2000 was the manufacturer's answer to car enthusiast's plea. It's a blank canvas that will take just about anything and offer raw driving pleasure

 
The Saturn Sky Red Line Is a Future Classic That You Can Buy for Less Than $15,000
The Saturn Sky Red Line Is a Future Classic That You Can Buy for Less Than $15,000

7 Jun 2022, 14:15 UTC / Grossly underrated, the Sky Red Line is a brilliant two-seat roadster that was produced in limited numbers and is bound to become collectable in the future

 
Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Has All It Takes to Be a Future Classic, Can Also Be Tame
Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Has All It Takes to Be a Future Classic, Can Also Be Tame

6 Jun 2022, 11:12 UTC / Jaguar only built 250 F-Type Project 7 cars, and reviews of them were rare when they first came out. This is how one drives in 2022, and it's still stunning

 
EVs Killed the Roadster Fun, but Roadsters Sparked the EV Revolution
EVs Killed the Roadster Fun, but Roadsters Sparked the EV Revolution

3 Jun 2022, 22:00 UTC / Even though the car that ignited the electric vehicle revolution was a roadster, the models that followed focused on areas other than the driving under open sky

 
2022 Mazda Miata Offers Unbeatable Value, Best Open Top Experience in Class
2022 Mazda Miata Offers Unbeatable Value, Best Open Top Experience in Class

3 Jun 2022, 11:28 UTC / Despite costing a smudge over $35,000, Mazda's Miata still offers unbeatable value at its price. Here is how a 2022 Mazda MX-5 is like to drive

 
Supercharged Honda 2000 Does Not Whine, Sounds Heavenly, Is Way Faster
Supercharged Honda 2000 Does Not Whine, Sounds Heavenly, Is Way Faster

3 Jun 2022, 09:24 UTC / While some might say that supercharging the highest-revving inline-four ever put in a production car is blasphemy, it may be excused in this case

 
Shiny 1965 Shelby Cobra Roaster with Hand-Crafted Aluminum Body Put on the Auction Block
Shiny 1965 Shelby Cobra Roaster with Hand-Crafted Aluminum Body Put on the Auction Block

24 May 2022, 08:18 UTC / This is a rare gem for classic car collectors as only 40 units were ever made, and only five came with hand-crafted aluminum body

 
Alfa Romeo Spider Set for Electric Return, Should Reach Showrooms Within Five Years
Alfa Romeo Spider Set for Electric Return, Should Reach Showrooms Within Five Years

23 May 2022, 15:22 UTC / The current CEO of Alfa Romeo confirmed that the Spider, the company's convertible, is set to make a return within the next five years. It will be an EV

 
New Mercedes-AMG SL 43 Opens for Order, There's Nothing Entry-Level About the Price
New Mercedes-AMG SL 43 Opens for Order, There's Nothing Entry-Level About the Price

18 May 2022, 08:54 UTC / Even without any options, the new four-pot Mercedes-AMG SL 43, which has less power than the A 45 S hot hatch, is still eye-watering expensive

 
Veritas RS III: The Intriguing BMW M V10-Powered Supercar You Probably Never Knew Existed
Veritas RS III: The Intriguing BMW M V10-Powered Supercar You Probably Never Knew Existed

17 May 2022, 13:33 UTC / A neo-classic roadster with a motorsport-derived chassis, the RS III was the perfect platform for BMW M's S85 V10 which originally debuted on the E60 M5

 
2000s Cadillac XLR With Modern CT5 Face Looks Eerily Legit in Quick Rendering
2000s Cadillac XLR With Modern CT5 Face Looks Eerily Legit in Quick Rendering

17 May 2022, 06:09 UTC / Jim, a virtual artist better known as “jlord8” on social media, continues his return to passenger cars after a lengthy two-door off-road and sporty truck series

 
355 SBC 1928 Ford Model A Drags Bone Stock 2020 Jeep Trackhawk, Narrowly Loses
355 SBC 1928 Ford Model A Drags Bone Stock 2020 Jeep Trackhawk, Narrowly Loses

13 May 2022, 07:27 UTC / The videographer behind the “Race Your Ride” account on YouTube brings us the cool dragstrip story of something incredibly old versus something modern

 
Unique Mercedes-Benz 600 SL in BMW Color Is for Sale
Unique Mercedes-Benz 600 SL in BMW Color Is for Sale

9 May 2022, 16:42 UTC / A Mercedes 600 SL, painted in a typical BMW color and once part of Brunei's royal collection, is up for auction in the UK

 
1981 Fiat 124 Gets First Wash in 20 Years, Goes From Zero to Hero
1981 Fiat 124 Gets First Wash in 20 Years, Goes From Zero to Hero

29 Apr 2022, 16:05 UTC / Some people hoard things because they like them. In the process, those things are not taken care of as some should, but they can be fixed