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Hoover's Got a "Brand New", 70-Year-Old Caddy – 1949 Cadillac Fastback Restomod
Hoover's Got a "Brand New", 70-Year-Old Caddy – 1949 Cadillac Fastback Restomod

15 Jul 2022, 06:27 UTC / Car Wizard couldn't believe his eyes when he saw the car, but wasn’t particularly excited when he got the “bad news” – it’s been modified

 
M116-Swapped 1968 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda Is Absolutely Gorgeous
M116-Swapped 1968 Mercedes-Benz 280 SL Pagoda Is Absolutely Gorgeous

8 Jul 2022, 11:47 UTC / It may look completely stock at first glance, but this 280 SL from the 1968 model year actually packs the 3.5-liter V8 from a 1970s Mercedes-Benz 350 SE

 
1934 Ford Model BB Truck Gets Digitally Stylish yet Tough Ahead of Real-World Build
1934 Ford Model BB Truck Gets Digitally Stylish yet Tough Ahead of Real-World Build

8 Jul 2022, 07:35 UTC / Emmanuel Brito, the virtual artist better known as “personalizatuauto” on social media, takes us on yet another quick journey of rendering-to-reality discovery

 
LS7-Powered 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Has Sacrilege Written All Over, Still Cool
LS7-Powered 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Has Sacrilege Written All Over, Still Cool

1 Jul 2022, 09:24 UTC / An LS7 that was originally created for the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is the last thing you'd expect to find in a 1970 Mustang, but somebody did it

 
1962 Restomod Van Hides Dirty HEMI Secret, Costs $110K
1962 Restomod Van Hides Dirty HEMI Secret, Costs $110K

29 Jun 2022, 14:37 UTC / This 1962 Grumman Kurbmaster is a prime example of why you should never underestimate an opponent: you never know when you're going to get gapped by a HEMI V8

 
1967 Pontiac GTO With Supercharged LSA Swap Is Restomod Perfection
1967 Pontiac GTO With Supercharged LSA Swap Is Restomod Perfection

29 Jun 2022, 11:56 UTC / The original 400-cubic-inch V8 is no longer under the good, but that's not bad news unless you're really hooked on numbers-matching classics

 
Emilia GT Veloce Could Be One of the Most Beautiful Restomods of Our Time
Emilia GT Veloce Could Be One of the Most Beautiful Restomods of Our Time

28 Jun 2022, 07:11 UTC / Emilia Auto has announced plans for the GT Veloce project, a kind of modern interpretation of the classic Alfa Romeo Giulia GT from the 1960s and 1970s

 
E.C.D. Feels Defenders Are Not Enough, Reimagines E-Types With GM or Tesla Oomph
E.C.D. Feels Defenders Are Not Enough, Reimagines E-Types With GM or Tesla Oomph

22 Jun 2022, 21:34 UTC / E.C.D. Automotive Design, formerly East Coast Defenders, the well-known aftermarket outlet specialized in reimagining old Land Rovers is branching out into Jags

 
Caton’s Austin-Healey 100 Restomod Is One Sweet Roadster
Caton’s Austin-Healey 100 Restomod Is One Sweet Roadster

21 Jun 2022, 15:27 UTC / A tasteful reinterpretation of a rather tasteful classic sports car from the 1950s, the "Healey by Caton" is priced at $585,000 before options

 
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Looks Rad on 24s, Sounds Like a Muscle Car
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Looks Rad on 24s, Sounds Like a Muscle Car

21 Jun 2022, 13:14 UTC / Yes, 24 inches may seem like a lot given that the Bel Air came with 15-inch rollers from the factory, but this Tri-Five looks tremendous on them

 
Subaru Impreza 22B Revisited: Prodrive P25 Restomod Debuts With Jaw-Dropping Price Tag
Subaru Impreza 22B Revisited: Prodrive P25 Restomod Debuts With Jaw-Dropping Price Tag

20 Jun 2022, 15:09 UTC / Definitely not your typical 22B, the P25 celebrates 25 years since Prodrive debuted the two-door Impreza World Rally Car

 
This 1968 Camaro Restomod Has an Oldsmobile Surprise in the Middle, Not the Front
This 1968 Camaro Restomod Has an Oldsmobile Surprise in the Middle, Not the Front

19 Jun 2022, 19:16 UTC / The process that went into building every last nut and bolt of this remarkable machine is a story of master mechanics with space-age intellects

 
Here's Milivie 1, a $598k “Final Evolution” of the VW Beetle Automotive Icon
Here's Milivie 1, a $598k “Final Evolution” of the VW Beetle Automotive Icon

17 Jun 2022, 14:29 UTC / Milivie Design, a Leipzig, Germany-based company specializing in hand manufacturing, proposes its first project: Milivie 1, of which just 22 cars will be made

 
LS7 Swapped 1970 Mustang Mach 1 Makes Old and New Designs Work as One
LS7 Swapped 1970 Mustang Mach 1 Makes Old and New Designs Work as One

14 Jun 2022, 19:20 UTC / For those not in the now, Roadster Shop is a custom restomod fabrication shop based out of Mundelein, Illinois, known for performance chassis setups.

 
Carbon-Fiber Porsche 928 Restomod Is Targeting 400 HP, Deliveries Due 2024
Carbon-Fiber Porsche 928 Restomod Is Targeting 400 HP, Deliveries Due 2024

10 Jun 2022, 19:05 UTC / Not loved by 911 purists, the 928 has been reimagined by a Frenchman with approximately 400 horsepower on tap and custom everything

 
Restomod Ford Model T Packs Toyota Surprise Under the Hood, Makes Purists Seethe
Restomod Ford Model T Packs Toyota Surprise Under the Hood, Makes Purists Seethe

10 Jun 2022, 15:02 UTC / It just goes to show that when someone finally has the stones to skilfully put their own spin on a custom hot rod, the results are usually way above average

 
Hellcat Swapped 1967 Plymouth Barracuda is Nothing Short of Perfection
Hellcat Swapped 1967 Plymouth Barracuda is Nothing Short of Perfection

9 Jun 2022, 17:17 UTC / It seems like we stumble upon some classic muscle car Hellcat swap that catches us drooling in mass quantities every few months or so.

 
Meet Rampy, the Mid-Engine V8 Corvair Rampside That's Stealing Our Hearts
Meet Rampy, the Mid-Engine V8 Corvair Rampside That's Stealing Our Hearts

8 Jun 2022, 18:39 UTC / Back in the early 60s, these rampside trucks came sporting one of two variations of the GM Turbo-Air six-cylinder boxer engine paired to one of three gearboxes.

 
Flashy Chevy Monte Carlo Is Wider Than the Digital Norm, Will Hit Real Streets
Flashy Chevy Monte Carlo Is Wider Than the Digital Norm, Will Hit Real Streets

7 Jun 2022, 07:47 UTC / Emmanuel Brito, the virtual artist better known as “personalizatuauto” on social media, takes us on yet another quick journey of rendering-to-reality discovery

 
Beautiful 1955 Chevy Bel Air Needs You to Hold It Together and Swipe Right
Beautiful 1955 Chevy Bel Air Needs You to Hold It Together and Swipe Right

29 May 2022, 21:02 UTC / Set to hit the auction block in June, this 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air has a restomod twist, and packs an LS1 engine under the hood