Autos: Enthusiasts

Big-Block C3 Corvette was Rescued from a Long-Term Sleep

Friday  18:37,   17 november 2017
HOT ROD

<p>1971 Big-Block C3 Revives a Dream</p>Growing up in the small, rural farming community of Wantage, New Jersey, Agrafojo was attracted to anything mechanical since he was a youngster. His earliest memories revolve around his dad buying him[...]

Jaguar XK180 Concept Replica Will Put a Dent in Your Wallet

Thursday  19:37,   16 november 2017
MSN

<p>This one-off Jaguar XK180 concept has a unique, eye-popping look with a price tag to match.</p>Despite its desirable appearance and performance, the XK180 did not amount to anything more than a concept. Some features, however, like the[...]

This Volkswagen Rabbit has a 6.0-Liter LS V-8

Thursday  19:37,   16 november 2017
MSN

<p>This hare should have no problem beating the tortoise.</p>This 1984 Rabbit owned by 23-year-old Connor Hofford, however, is in many ways the opposite of the original. While it looks an awful lot like a regular old Rabbit on the outside,[...]

On the Road: The McLaughlin Story

Thursday  19:36,   16 november 2017
Driving.ca

WETASKIWIN, AB. — Canada celebrated its sesquicentennial in July 2017 and the Reynolds-Alberta Museum continues to pay tribute to those 150 years by shining a light on one of this country’s significant automotive stories. The McLaughlin Story: 150[...]

Somehow, This DIY License Plate Failed to Fool the Cops

Thursday  19:36,   16 november 2017
Car and Driver

Somehow, This DIY License Plate Failed to Fool the Cops In the olden days of motoring, automotive registration numbers were assigned by states, but owners were left to their own devices as to how to display them on vehicles, leading to a[...]

This 1952 Chevy Five-Window Got Our Attention Quick

Wednesday  19:58,   15 november 2017
HOT ROD

What is your idea of a sleeper vehicle? For most people, it’s something with impressive performance behind a lowkey façade.What is your idea of a sleeper vehicle? For most people, it's something with impressive performance behind a lowkey faade.[...]

Fifteen Cars That Ditched Tires for Tracks

Wednesday  19:57,   15 november 2017
autoTRADER.ca

<p>Wasn’t that long ago that Ken Block – possibly due to boredom and the need to spend the big bucks Ford was likely lobbing at him – decided to take your run-of-the-mill Raptor and make it just a little bit more ornery by adding a set of[...]

Dodge Superbee found buried with Mopar treasures

Wednesday  18:07,   15 november 2017
HOT ROD

A lifelong Mopar family has treasure in their hut.Hidden deep in the woods of Michigan sits a Quonset hut full of treasures. A family that had worked for generations at Chrysler was thoughtful enough to tuck away a variety of cool Mopars and[...]

Is There A Secret Message Hidden In The Taillights Of The Dodge Charger?

Wednesday  18:07,   15 november 2017
Jalopnik

The Dodge Charger has more or less looked about the same since its 2006 re-introduction, with the occasional makeover of the front and back. But the latest redesign, with the continuous taillight stretching across the trunk, kind of like a neon[...]

Watch This 1,900-HP Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Lay Down a 7-Second Quarter Mile

Tuesday  21:22,   14 november 2017
MSN

<p>You don't have to be light to be fast.</p>The Ford SVT Lightning was a pretty potent package out of the box, though the cast iron block and other old school techniques were showing their age by the end of its run in the mid-2000s. But[...]

This Six-Wheel, Ford F-350-Based Revcon Trailblazer Is the Original Off-Road RV

Tuesday  18:54,   14 november 2017
MSN

This Six-Wheel, Ford F-350-Based Revcon Trailblazer Is the Original Off-Road RVOne of the coolest (and biggest) things to come out of SEMA last week was the new EarthRoamer XV-HD, a gigantic, go-anywhere expedition camper built on the heavy-duty[...]

1965 Corvette Coupe Goes From to 250hp/Powerglide to 757hp Rat

Saturday  22:12,   11 november 2017
HOT ROD

This 1965 Corvette Sport Coupe was an unmolested cherry when Randy Collier found it. After a complete rework, the ’65 now has over 757 horsepower.This 1-of-8,504 1965 Corvette Sport Coupes was an unmolested cherry when Randy Collier of Franklin,[...]

1965 Corvette Coupe Goes From to 250hp/Powerglide to 757hp Rat

Saturday  22:12,   11 november 2017
HOT ROD

This 1965 Corvette Sport Coupe was an unmolested cherry when Randy Collier found it. After a complete rework, the ’65 now has over 757 horsepower.This 1-of-8,504 1965 Corvette Sport Coupes was an unmolested cherry when Randy Collier of Franklin,[...]

Plowboy Diesel's ’70 Dodge Pickup Proves Two Cummins Diesels Are Better Than One

Saturday  22:11,   11 november 2017
Car and Driver

<p>"Why two Cummins diesels?" "Because three wouldn't fit."</p>The concept is pretty straightforward. It is a 1970 Dodge farm truck with two Cummins diesels between its front[...]

Fancy Shoes: Wheels from SEMA 2017 #TENSEMA17

Friday  22:21,   10 november 2017
HOT ROD

Like shoes to any outfit, wheels are a vital accoutrement to a car’s image. They possess a basic function of rolling a vehicle across solid ground but add an attitude to a build that other parts can’t replicate. If wheels are chosen wrong, the whole [...]