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Rare 1972 VW Karmann Ghia Convertible With a Trashed Interior Gets Rescued After 32 Years
Rare 1972 VW Karmann Ghia Convertible With a Trashed Interior Gets Rescued After 32 Years

26 Sep 2022, 10:09 UTC / VW Karmann Ghia was produced between 1955 and 1974 based on the Beetle. The automaker approached Karmann (coachbuilder) and Ghia for a timeless design

 
Unmolested 80s Renault 5 GT Turbo Sings a Happy Tune After Sitting in a Barn for 21 Years
Unmolested 80s Renault 5 GT Turbo Sings a Happy Tune After Sitting in a Barn for 21 Years

24 Sep 2022, 10:30 UTC / Less than 300 Renault GT 5 Turbo are currently registered in the UK, which automatically yanks this barn find into the ranks of rare classics

 
Cheap Jaguar E-Type S1 Is a Bounty of Luck for New Owner, More Surprises Underneath
Cheap Jaguar E-Type S1 Is a Bounty of Luck for New Owner, More Surprises Underneath

22 Sep 2022, 08:26 UTC / On a recent Hoovies Garage update, luck came knocking again, in the form of a Jaguar E-Type S1, and as you’d expect, it was cheap

 
Crusty 1977 Cadillac Eldorado V8 Clinging to Life, Can You Save It?
Crusty 1977 Cadillac Eldorado V8 Clinging to Life, Can You Save It?

21 Sep 2022, 02:41 UTC / The ninth-generation Cadillac Eldorado was among the last of the great land ship American luxury coupes that attained its luxury through making itself bigger.

 
1958 VW Beetle Ragtop Sitting for 35 Years in a New Hampshire Barn Gets Adopted
1958 VW Beetle Ragtop Sitting for 35 Years in a New Hampshire Barn Gets Adopted

19 Sep 2022, 11:25 UTC / Jason recently bought a 1958 Volkswagen Beetle Ragtop classic that had been sitting in a barn in New Hampshire since 1987

 
1970 Pontiac GTO's 400-Cubic Inch V8 Is Fully Rebuilt, the Rest Looks Wicked Too
1970 Pontiac GTO's 400-Cubic Inch V8 Is Fully Rebuilt, the Rest Looks Wicked Too

16 Sep 2022, 15:30 UTC / Thankfully, what this GTO has rocking under the hood excites just as much as its wicked paint. It's a 400-cubic inch (6.6-liter) Pontiac V8

 
Quest to Revive 10+ Cars in 2 Hours in an Abandoned Farm Full of Cars Fails Terribly
Quest to Revive 10+ Cars in 2 Hours in an Abandoned Farm Full of Cars Fails Terribly

16 Sep 2022, 12:35 UTC / Kevin and Angus of Junkyard Digs YouTube channel share an unlikely obsession for their age. They are passionate about classics

 
Garage Princess 1988 Toyota 4Runner Is the Stuff Dreams Are Made Of
Garage Princess 1988 Toyota 4Runner Is the Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

12 Sep 2022, 09:36 UTC / An asking price on eBay of just $20,000 before taxes and fees to bring this truck home to your driveway has to be one of the steals of the decade.

 
Stunning 1966 Ford Galaxie Packs 390FE V8 Under the Hood, Pretty Mean for a Family Coupe
Stunning 1966 Ford Galaxie Packs 390FE V8 Under the Hood, Pretty Mean for a Family Coupe

11 Sep 2022, 18:59 UTC / Though it's for sale in Azusa, Arizona, the owner claims this has been a California car its whole life. That's usually a recipe for an unrestored beauty.

 
Chevy V8-Swapped Toyota Pickup Ditches Sensibility for Rock Crawling and Mud Bogging
Chevy V8-Swapped Toyota Pickup Ditches Sensibility for Rock Crawling and Mud Bogging

11 Sep 2022, 18:07 UTC / This engine's got all the bells and whistles, including an Edelbrock four-barrel carburetor, custom shorty headers, custom valve, and intake cover.

 
Cadillac 500 V8: Large, In Charge, Vanquished By Emissions Restrictions
Cadillac 500 V8: Large, In Charge, Vanquished By Emissions Restrictions

8 Sep 2022, 19:22 UTC / Cadillacs and V8 engines go back to the pioneer days of the American automotive sector as we would identify it. But the 500 cubic inch big boy stands above all.

 
Jay Leno Drives a 94-Year Old Isotta Fraschini Type 8A, Calls It the Italian Rolls Royce
Jay Leno Drives a 94-Year Old Isotta Fraschini Type 8A, Calls It the Italian Rolls Royce

30 Aug 2022, 08:08 UTC / The Nethercutt Collection is a multi-storied property in Sylmar, California, with a private car collection. It was founded in 1971 by J.B Nethercutt

 
YouTuber Restores 1958 Plymouth Savoy With a Couple of Spray Cans, and a Buffing Wheel
YouTuber Restores 1958 Plymouth Savoy With a Couple of Spray Cans, and a Buffing Wheel

21 Aug 2022, 10:00 UTC / According to Hagerty, the restoration cost often depends on the number of things on your restoration to-do list and physical condition of the car

 
Barn Find Hunter Stumbles Upon a Slice of Heaven With Classic Chevys, Mopars, and Fords
Barn Find Hunter Stumbles Upon a Slice of Heaven With Classic Chevys, Mopars, and Fords

17 Aug 2022, 08:01 UTC / Cotter hit the mother lode driving in the woods when he spotted a yellow car that resembled a Henry J Gasser. The property was filled with classics

 
Watch This 1968 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon Fire Up After Rotting for 25-Years
Watch This 1968 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon Fire Up After Rotting for 25-Years

11 Aug 2022, 16:32 UTC / Thomas Mortske of Mortske Repair has a knack for finding classic cars and getting them running. Last week, he was working on an abandoned 1963 Buick Riviera

 
Prince Charles' Beloved Aston Martin DB6 Volante Is at Concours of Elegance 2022
Prince Charles' Beloved Aston Martin DB6 Volante Is at Concours of Elegance 2022

5 Aug 2022, 11:40 UTC / Prince Charles’ Aston Martin DB6 Volante will be one of the most impressive models from the British brand on display at the Concours of Elegance

 
An Original Type 35 Bugatti is a Seven Figure Antique, This Replica is 1/250th the Price
An Original Type 35 Bugatti is a Seven Figure Antique, This Replica is 1/250th the Price

4 Aug 2022, 04:11 UTC / Most mortal humans will never get the chance to experience the raw pantomime of an early 20th-century Bugatti. But you can buy the replica for $10 grand

 
This 1989 Dodge Caravan Has Mileage Like the Earth to the Moon, Perfect Inflation Beater?
This 1989 Dodge Caravan Has Mileage Like the Earth to the Moon, Perfect Inflation Beater?

2 Aug 2022, 22:27 UTC / Most Caravans from this landmark period in American cars, and even a fair amount made recently, have already been sacrificed to the shredder, but not this one.

 
Engineless 1968 Charger's Bare Shell Worth as Much as a Brand New Sub-Compact, Well Duh
Engineless 1968 Charger's Bare Shell Worth as Much as a Brand New Sub-Compact, Well Duh

31 Jul 2022, 19:56 UTC / Say what you will about all the surface rust. But at the end of the day, as long as it's not structural damage and the frame is in good shape, just about anythi

 
Car Wizard Calls it Quits on a 1967 Lincoln Continental, Here's Why
Car Wizard Calls it Quits on a 1967 Lincoln Continental, Here's Why

31 Jul 2022, 17:32 UTC / The delay is so bad that Dave even estimates he's lost more money fixing up classic cars than he has earned a profit for their professional repair