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Jay Leno Checks Out Amazing All-Original 100YO Race Car
Jay Leno Checks Out Amazing All-Original 100YO Race Car

18 Oct 2012, 10:02 UTC / Before Jay Leno started his car show, everybody would wonder why he spends all that money on old bangers when he could be buying the latest and greatest supercars. But that’s kind of missing t...

 
Jay Leno Drives First Toyota Ever, the 1936 AA
Jay Leno Drives First Toyota Ever, the 1936 AA

17 Oct 2012, 10:41 UTC / Jay Leno might not have much of a fashion sense, but he knows just where to look to give you the most obscure and amazingly interesting bits of automotive history. While in Japan, the denim chin ...

 
Chevrolet Corvette C2 Official Tribute Clip
Chevrolet Corvette C2 Official Tribute Clip

10 Sep 2012, 14:47 UTC / Chevrolet is back with the second video of the Corvette tribute series, a development that should bring the ‘Vette more public attention before the seventh generation, which is now in the deve...

 
Underrated Hot Hatches of the Late 1980s – Citroen BX 19 GTI 16V
Underrated Hot Hatches of the Late 1980s – Citroen BX 19 GTI 16V

8 Sep 2012, 08:51 UTC /  When one speaks of old Citroens from the late 1980s, early 1990s, sporty driving characteristics are not the first aspect that comes to mind. However, back in May of 1987, Citroen decided to b...

 
Chevrolet Corvette C1 Official Tribute Clip
Chevrolet Corvette C1 Official Tribute Clip

6 Sep 2012, 14:40 UTC / It seems to us that General Motors is willing to gather attention for the Corvette, as the company is working full throttle to develop the seventh generation of the car. The carmaker has recently re...

 
Aston Martin Works to Bring Revived DB5 to Goodwood
Aston Martin Works to Bring Revived DB5 to Goodwood

5 Sep 2012, 15:20 UTC / Aston Martin Works, the company’s division that handles special projects, today announced that it will display a fully restored DB5, as well as a DB6 barn-find that will be redone in the futur...

 
Pink Floyd's Nick Mason to Race in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run
Pink Floyd's Nick Mason to Race in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

13 Aug 2012, 12:58 UTC / The oldest motoring event in the world, the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, is preparing for its 2012 edition, which will be held by The Royal Automobile Club on Sunday, November 4th. ...

 
Renault Alpine A110-50 Concept vs Original Alpine A110
Renault Alpine A110-50 Concept vs Original Alpine A110

3 Jul 2012, 14:14 UTC / Not too long ago, Renault threw Alpine brand and sports car enthusiasts a new on-line Frisbee, in the form of a video that showed the Alpine A110-50 concept racing the original Alpine A110. Now, ...

 
How Do I Fix My Car?
How Do I Fix My Car?

3 Jul 2012, 13:58 UTC / People always have the tendency to let their cars get into a bad shape and then Google the problems they have with them. hoping that there's a magical solution that goes for most issues (maybe ...

 
Historic GT Cars Sound Like Heaven
Historic GT Cars Sound Like Heaven

5 Jun 2012, 12:23 UTC / Modern cars benefit from the advances in science and technology, but we can see how the notion of “soul” is easily disappearing from the automotive world. We’re here to take a trip...

 
Bring Proper Citroens Back!
Bring Proper Citroens Back!

21 Apr 2012, 14:10 UTC / I love the original Citroen DS, don’t you? Of course you do, everybody that knows it does. People admire its teardrop shape with a proper tapered rear and its aerodynamic silhouette, as well a...

 
Citroen DS5 vs Original DS
Citroen DS5 vs Original DS

2 Mar 2012, 17:48 UTC / Not so long ago, Citroen was announcing a new line os DS cars that would become the company’s premium division. Not, this is already a complete line-up and has to offer a lot of assets, but we...

 
Licensed 1965 Ford Mustang Convertible Body Shell to Debut at 2011 SEMA
Licensed 1965 Ford Mustang Convertible Body Shell to Debut at 2011 SEMA

28 Oct 2011, 14:07 UTC / Willing to drive the Mustang that started it all? You don’t necessarily have to buy one and strip it to the bare metal in order to start your perfect classic car project, you could also turn t...

 
Citroen 2CV Revival Coming
Citroen 2CV Revival Coming

24 Oct 2011, 22:33 UTC / The retro cars are more fashionable than ever, with carmakers squeezing every piece of value they can from their history. The latest development of this kind is rumored to be coming from Peugeot, wh...

 
Chevrolet Commercial: Past vs Present
Chevrolet Commercial: Past vs Present

21 Oct 2011, 21:52 UTC / Chevrolet is turning 100 on November 3rd and the company is preparing to celebrate in style. As you can imagine, Chevy is making itself one birthday present after another, with the latest one being ...

 
2012 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power Coming in June
2012 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power Coming in June

4 Oct 2011, 10:04 UTC / The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power is an event that celebrates speed, motorised thrills and that sweet result of our beloved engines’s internal combustion, power. The organisers have recently a...

 
Singer Mixes New Porsche 911 with Old One
Singer Mixes New Porsche 911 with Old One

10 Mar 2011, 12:10 UTC / The Porsche 911 has been with us for almost half a century, with the vehicle being a sweet stubborn machine. The aforementioned adjective refers to the determination to keep the engine at the back a...

 
International MG Show Coming this Weekend
International MG Show Coming this Weekend

18 Feb 2011, 11:49 UTC / MG fans (and not only), this one is for you: the Warwickshire’s Stoneleigh Park is scheduled to host the 2011 International MG Show and Spares Day on Sunday, February 20. The event, which is s...

 
Introducing One Badass Russian Ride
Introducing One Badass Russian Ride

17 Feb 2011, 12:50 UTC / Randomly surfing the web, we came across the badass Russian ride. From the moment we saw the car, we knew we wanted to have a personal experience with it. However, a trip to Russia isn’t quite...

 
Takayanagi Miluira Retro EV - An Electric Vehicle from the Past
Takayanagi Miluira Retro EV - An Electric Vehicle from the Past

8 Dec 2010, 14:51 UTC / While most of today's electric vehicles struggle to keep up with their internal-combustion engined equivalents, the Takayanagi Miluira Retro EV boasts an unparalleled styling approach inspired ...