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Gran Turismo 7 to Launch Customized Vintage Car in Late August
Gran Turismo 7 to Launch Customized Vintage Car in Late August

2 Aug 2022, 01:22 UTC / As part of a newly-announced collaboration with French fashion house Dior, Gran Turismo 7 will be getting the De Tomaso Mangusta on August 25

 
Extremely Rare 1955 Porsche Type 597 “Jagdwagen” Prototype Can Be Yours
Extremely Rare 1955 Porsche Type 597 “Jagdwagen” Prototype Can Be Yours

18 Jul 2022, 13:43 UTC / Only 71 examples of the Porsche Type 597 Jagdwagen were built and only around 50 are known to have survived to the present day

 
Remembering the Golden Sahara, the Most Famous American Custom and a Technological Wonder
Remembering the Golden Sahara, the Most Famous American Custom and a Technological Wonder

25 Mar 2022, 06:56 UTC / Initially designed by George Barris out of his wrecked ‘53 Lincoln Capri, it was then turned by owner Jim Street into an early concept of autonomous vehicle

 
Tom Hanks Is Selling His Adorable but Fully-Custom 1974 Polski Fiat 126p for Charity
Tom Hanks Is Selling His Adorable but Fully-Custom 1974 Polski Fiat 126p for Charity

7 Mar 2022, 13:06 UTC / The Polish town of Bielsko-Biala delivered the one-of-one Polski Fiat in 2017, as a birthday present, after Hanks had expressed admiration for the tiny vehicle

 
Billionaire Can’t Import Hitler’s 1939 Armored Mercedes 770K Limo
Billionaire Can’t Import Hitler’s 1939 Armored Mercedes 770K Limo

3 Mar 2022, 08:42 UTC / Clive Palmer reportedly bought Hitler’s Super Mercedes from a Russian collector, with the goal of putting it on display in a museum of vintage cars

 
Hitler’s Armored Mercedes 770K Limo Is Now Part of Billionaire’s Private Collection
Hitler’s Armored Mercedes 770K Limo Is Now Part of Billionaire’s Private Collection

1 Mar 2022, 09:51 UTC / Clive Palmer has added two new collectibles to his future vintage car museum, which will include 600 such vehicles on rotation

 
Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew Series Will Be Both Awesome and Hilarious
Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew Series Will Be Both Awesome and Hilarious

25 May 2021, 05:38 UTC / Trailer for the MotorTrend series has dropped, along with the July 2 premiere date; fans will track Hart and Co.’s progress on starting a muscle car club

 
New Owner of the 1963 Chrysler Turbine Car Says It Will Be Driven Again
New Owner of the 1963 Chrysler Turbine Car Says It Will Be Driven Again

6 May 2021, 08:56 UTC / Only two such vehicles are privately owned, and a total of nine surviving. This one sold to Stahl’s Auto Museum in March 2021, for an undisclosed amount

 
Kevin Hart Starts His Own Muscle Car Crew, Lands New Series
Kevin Hart Starts His Own Muscle Car Crew, Lands New Series

17 Mar 2021, 09:09 UTC / Kevin Hart’s Muscle Car Crew is already in production, will comprise eight episodes that will go live on the MotorTrend App in the summer of 2021

 
Stolen 1973 Holden Torana GTR “Sexy Lexy” Returned to Owner After 28 Years
Stolen 1973 Holden Torana GTR “Sexy Lexy” Returned to Owner After 28 Years

29 Oct 2020, 09:26 UTC / Carol Richards is now 71 years old but she still plans to race Lexy as soon as she can. The car went missing from her driveway in 1992

 
This 1973 Bond Bug 700 ES Is How Trikes Do Roid Rage
This 1973 Bond Bug 700 ES Is How Trikes Do Roid Rage

25 Oct 2020, 07:46 UTC / Completely restored in England, this Bug packs a Yamaha R1 1000cc engine and is able to hit top speeds of 200+ kph (124+ mph). It’s licensed as a trike

 
Woman Is Stuck in the ‘60s Life, Complete With Cars and Scooters of That Time
Woman Is Stuck in the ‘60s Life, Complete With Cars and Scooters of That Time

25 Oct 2020, 07:11 UTC / Stuck in the past: Gina Guarnieri is obsessed with everything ‘60s, has spent a small fortune on replicating that era, down to the cars she drives

 
Original 1954 Jaguar XK120 Roadster Sat in a Barn for Decades, Could Be Yours
Original 1954 Jaguar XK120 Roadster Sat in a Barn for Decades, Could Be Yours

7 Oct 2020, 08:48 UTC / All-original and unrestored sportscar is an incredible barn find that bears the signs of its long history, coming up for auction this month

 
Harry Styles Is James Bond-Worthy in Vintage Alfa Romeo for New Video
Harry Styles Is James Bond-Worthy in Vintage Alfa Romeo for New Video

24 Sep 2020, 04:47 UTC / Former One Directioner is shooting a video for his upcoming release off the Fine Line album. It will deliver 007-type of content, apparently

 
This Barely-Driven Amphicar Deserves a Chance, Because It’s Both Car and Boat
This Barely-Driven Amphicar Deserves a Chance, Because It’s Both Car and Boat

14 Sep 2020, 09:23 UTC / 1964 Amphicar 770 is now up at auction with only 1,981 miles (3,188 km) on the clock and having never touched water. But you could be the one to launch it

 
Pristine 1963 Aston Martin DB5 Is Your Chance to Feel Like a Real James Bond
Pristine 1963 Aston Martin DB5 Is Your Chance to Feel Like a Real James Bond

7 Sep 2020, 08:54 UTC / Treat yourself to 007’s all-time favorite ride with this 1963 DB5 that’s been duly loved and maintained in impeccable condition

 
Steve McQueen’s Cool 1952 Chevy Camper Now Selling With Bonus Replica Bike
Steve McQueen’s Cool 1952 Chevy Camper Now Selling With Bonus Replica Bike

4 Sep 2020, 11:18 UTC / The 1952 Chevy 3800 with a custom-built camper is up for auction once more, with an extra incentive: a 1972 Husqvarna CR250 replica motorcycle

 
1950 Chevrolet 3600 Truck With a Camper House on Top Will Take You Anywhere
1950 Chevrolet 3600 Truck With a Camper House on Top Will Take You Anywhere

3 Sep 2020, 12:28 UTC / A vintage Chevrolet truck fitted with a camper house is on the market at a bargain: the truck is all-original and in excellent condition, the camper is spacious

 
1934 Bugatti Type 59 Sports in Timewarp Condition Could Fetch $13.3 Million
1934 Bugatti Type 59 Sports in Timewarp Condition Could Fetch $13.3 Million

31 Aug 2020, 04:09 UTC / A very rare, iconic Bugatti with racing pedigree and just five owners in almost eight decades is coming up for auction, and it’s bound to set a new sale record

 
Incredible Barn Find of Bristol Prototypes, Classics in Abandoned UK Garage
Incredible Barn Find of Bristol Prototypes, Classics in Abandoned UK Garage

28 Aug 2020, 12:46 UTC / Ben and Eran of Lost Adventures stumble upon a trove of vintage cars and prototypes forgotten under an abandoned building and estimated at around £1 million