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A 1978 Bulletproof Beetle Is Looking for a New Owner to Protect
A 1978 Bulletproof Beetle Is Looking for a New Owner to Protect

22 Jan 2021, 05:39 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / One-owner, all-original and unrestored Beetle carries some extra weight due to ‘70s conversion into a Beetle Tank to protect against kidnappers

 
The DeLorean DMC-12’s Grand Comeback Could Be All-Electric, New DeLorean Says
The DeLorean DMC-12’s Grand Comeback Could Be All-Electric, New DeLorean Says

21 Jan 2021, 05:50 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / New company under the same name, working with remaining inventory, says new emissions regulations are signaling a change toward an all-electric future

 
Pair of 1979 Lincoln Continentals With Delivery Miles Is a Rare Time Capsule
Pair of 1979 Lincoln Continentals With Delivery Miles Is a Rare Time Capsule

19 Jan 2021, 12:29 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Bought by the same owner in 1979 for what was a fortune, these two Lincolns were never taken out for a single drive; they are still on the auction block

 
Jeremy Clarkson’s Modified Bentley, the MFB Continental, Has Been Saved
Jeremy Clarkson’s Modified Bentley, the MFB Continental, Has Been Saved

16 Jan 2021, 08:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Featured in The Grand Tour: A Massive Hunt, the 2014 Continental GT was modified by producers and Bentley, is now in a glass case at the Bentley factory

 
Carroll Shelby’s Personal 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra Roadster Sells, Makes History
Carroll Shelby’s Personal 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra Roadster Sells, Makes History

16 Jan 2021, 07:11 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The hammer went down on the CSX3178, Shelby’s lifelong personal Cobra, with the final bid sitting at $5.4 million. Final sale price was $5.94 million

 
Get This 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider That Lady Gaga Hated and Eddie Irvine Loved
Get This 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider That Lady Gaga Hated and Eddie Irvine Loved

14 Jan 2021, 06:47 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A classic with double celebrity provenance is currently for sale in Miami for an undisclosed price, comes with a very interesting story

 
Wilmer Valderrama Still Has the 1969 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser From That 70s Show
Wilmer Valderrama Still Has the 1969 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser From That 70s Show

13 Jan 2021, 12:20 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Iconic station wagon in which all intros for the show were shot is still in Valderrama’s garage; he bought it from the prop department for $500

 
Gabrielle Union Gives Dwyane Wade a Classic Mercedes Benz SL for His Birthday
Gabrielle Union Gives Dwyane Wade a Classic Mercedes Benz SL for His Birthday

12 Jan 2021, 12:04 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / You can never go wrong with a classic: Wade celebrates turning 39 early, adds impeccable classic to his already impressive collection

 
This One-Off 1985 Ferrari 412 Pickup Truck Is (Probably) on the Market
This One-Off 1985 Ferrari 412 Pickup Truck Is (Probably) on the Market

12 Jan 2021, 08:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The truckified Ferrari was initially scheduled to sell at the upcoming Bonhams auction in March, with a comparatively low estimate of $27,000 max

 
This 1965 Ford Batmobile Replica Is Your Cheap Entry Into the Batman Club
This 1965 Ford Batmobile Replica Is Your Cheap Entry Into the Batman Club

11 Jan 2021, 07:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / This convincing Batmobile replica will be selling at no reserve at a March Bonhams auction, is estimated to fetch between $27,000 and $40,500

 
This 1981 DeLorean DMC-12 Time Machine Is a Must-Have for a True Fan
This 1981 DeLorean DMC-12 Time Machine Is a Must-Have for a True Fan

8 Jan 2021, 11:27 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The car itself is brand new, while the Back to the Future conversion was completed in 2019 in Florida; it’s truly something else

 
Icon DeSoto Derelict Is A One-Off, High-Functioning Sculpture for the Discerning
Icon DeSoto Derelict Is A One-Off, High-Functioning Sculpture for the Discerning

4 Jan 2021, 14:30 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Jonathan Ward built the first of the Derelicts as a personal project because he wanted a daily that would be no fuss; he still drives it around today

 
Shelby Series 1 Prototype Made of Clay Is a Collector’s Must-Have, Gorgeous
Shelby Series 1 Prototype Made of Clay Is a Collector’s Must-Have, Gorgeous

4 Jan 2021, 09:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Created to study design, this prototype is impeccable but non-functional, coming up at auction; it's “a must for any serious Shelby collector and enthusiast”

 
Paul Walker’s 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra CSX1010 in FAM Edition Is Up for Grabs
Paul Walker’s 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra CSX1010 in FAM Edition Is Up for Grabs

3 Jan 2021, 07:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Only 14 CSX1000 examples were made, and just two of them were specialty FAM editions; this is one of them, and it used to belong to the late actor Paul Walker

 
This 1989 Dodge Daytona ES Is an Impeccable Classic, Still Has the New Car Smell
This 1989 Dodge Daytona ES Is an Impeccable Classic, Still Has the New Car Smell

31 Dec 2020, 07:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / This Daytona ES was a wanted car at the time of the purchase but abandoned within weeks because women are fickle; it’s been kept in a heated garage for decades

 
This Brand New McLaren Speedtail Is the First Ever to Be Publicly Auctioned
This Brand New McLaren Speedtail Is the First Ever to Be Publicly Auctioned

29 Dec 2020, 11:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Ordered in July 2020, it was delivered to its owner in the fall, and will be up for bidding on January 22, it’s the 36th Speedtail of the 106 made

 
Shaquille O’Neal’s Custom 1988 Ferrari F355 Spider Is Up For Grabs
Shaquille O’Neal’s Custom 1988 Ferrari F355 Spider Is Up For Grabs

29 Dec 2020, 06:11 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / One of Shaq’s “forever convertibles” is up for sale on Bring A Trailer, looking to accommodate the next incredibly tall owner in perfect comfort and style

 
Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop
Someone Paid $100,000 for a Tucker Model 48 Non-Functional Prop

19 Dec 2020, 08:05 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Based on a 1974 Ford LTD chassis, this movie prop lacks a drivetrain, an interior, has just one opening door and can only be used as display

 
Pity the Fool: An “Official” A-Team Van Is for Sale
Pity the Fool: An “Official” A-Team Van Is for Sale

19 Dec 2020, 06:09 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / A 1979 Chevrolet G-Series was turned in the iconic GMC for The A-Team promotional events, but that’s the only thing that makes this replica stand out

 
James Bond’s 1969 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Convertible Is Now The Priciest Cougar
James Bond’s 1969 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Convertible Is Now The Priciest Cougar

18 Dec 2020, 07:52 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Muscle car featured in four scenes from "On Her Majesty’s Secret Service" fetched twice the maximum estimate at auction, making it the most expensive Cougar yet