Autos: Enthusiasts

Big-block 1968 Torino pace car up for auction

Monday  18:03,   23 july 2018

Rare Ford muscle car hits the block The post Big-block 1968 Torino pace car up for auction appeared first on Motoring Research. [...]
Autos / Enthusiasts

Range Rover climbs to glory on two wheels at Goodwood

Wednesday  08:08,   18 july 2018

Range Rover Sport SVR shatters existing Guinness World Record by 30 secondsIn the hands of stunt-driver Terry Grant, the 575-hp SUV completed the fastest mile ever on two wheels (recognized by Guinness World Records), stopping the clock in less than [...]

Toyota Is Benchmarking the Supra Against the Porsche Cayman

Wednesday  08:08,   18 july 2018

The man behind the Supra gives us the lowdown on everything, even the Viper ACR-esque fender vents.In person, the Supra is tiny, but with a muscular stance-Tada actually notes that it has a shorter wheelbase than the 86, another car he masterminded. [...]

Once in a Lifetime Find: 1969 Boss 429 Hidden for Decades!

Wednesday  08:08,   18 july 2018

[Ed note: Sometimes a good story just falls in our lap via the email inbox or website, and this is a case of just that. Alex Myrman recently emailed the Mustang Monthly inbox ( about his Rare Find, a '69 Boss[...]

The Original Ford Bronco Was a Mustang For Off-Roading

Wednesday  08:07,   18 july 2018

Sporty, stylish, and built cheaply from the Ford parts bin. Sound familiar?As the owner of this 1977 Bronco, David Kurtz, explains to Jay Leno, the Bronco was all about cheap, cool fun-just like the Mustang. And it was cheap for Ford to build. This[...]

Inside Petty’s Garage – Richard Petty Opens His Doors for Power Tour 2018

Wednesday  05:21,   18 july 2018

The route for HOT ROD Power Tour 2018 took us through the heartlands of the South, the very birthplace of NASCAR, and home to Petty's Garage. There are few names more synonymous with stock car racing than Petty. Richard Petty, known as The King, [...]

Seven Cool Things About the 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan

Wednesday  04:45,   18 july 2018

Luxury SUV shines like a big diamondMove over Bentley Bentayga—the 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan made its California debut in Hollywood and we were there to take a closer look at the all-new luxury[...]

Lamborghini Just Restored Its Terrible Formula One Car

Wednesday  00:51,   18 july 2018

Apropos of nothing, Lamborghini has returned Minardi M191B chassis #003 to vintage racing duties after a lengthy seven-month restoration by the company’s Polo Storico division. Many of the original 1990s Lamborghini and Minardi staff were involved[...]

Refreshing or Revolting: 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe vs. 2018 Lexus LC

Wednesday  00:48,   18 july 2018

Which is the hotter flagship coupe?From the front, the 8 Series is the more conservative of the two, featuring narrow LED-accented headlights and kidney grilles, and wide lower intake openings. The LC gets Lexus' spindle grille, and this might be[...]

How Tab Lagow Built, Then Sold, and Then Bought Back His 1966 Mustang Convertible—Completely by Accident

Wednesday  00:47,   18 july 2018

We all have "the one that got away" and dreams of one day getting it back. This is not one of those stories.Tab Lagow grew up in California and had a side hustle of buying, fixing, and flipping cars, usually Mustangs, for extra money. He[...]

Famous Women Race Car Driver 1965 Corvette Found in Garage 20 Years Later

Tuesday  21:12,   17 july 2018

Matt Barczak was excited about buying a heavily optioned '65 Corvette convertible with a 350-horse 327 (L79) and four-speed. He had no idea there was a celebrity owner from this car's past. Barczak lives in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, where he[...]

Mercedes recreates land-speed-record car that never did

Tuesday  21:12,   17 july 2018

T 80 was designed by Ferdinand Porsche to attempt to surpass 600 km/hThe brainchild of racer Hans Stuck, the Model 80 was designed by Ferdinand Porsche in 1936 to attempt a land-speed record of 600 km/h, using a Mercedes airplane engine. The attempt [...]

The Meteoric Rise of Rimac

Monday  18:51,   16 july 2018

We drove to Croatia to have a chat with Rimac founder and CEO Mate Rimac, whose company has gone from fixing a broken BMW to pushing electric tech boundaries in an astoundingly short amount of time.Rimac's first car, the aptly named Concept_One,[...]

Here's Your Chance to Own McLaren's First Road Car

Monday  17:52,   16 july 2018

The M6GT was the 1960s McLaren street car that never was. Now's your chance to own one of the three built.Welcome to You Must Buy, our daily look at the cars you really should be buying instead of that boring commuter[...]

Collector Classics: 1958 Continental Mark III Town Sedan

Monday  17:46,   16 july 2018

Father’s Day is over, but the sentiment remains strong with the McConnell Family. They gathered around the 1958 Continental Mark III Town Sedan that brought newborn Stellard McConnell home from Royal Columbia Hospital on November 5, 1965. His father [...]