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Italian Super-car Road-trip - A Lamborghini Huracán Delight

Italian Super-car Road-trip - A Lamborghini Huracán Delight

I was greeted by the awesome matte pearlescent white spyder V10, waiting for me next to the dark glass walled reception, intimidating and inviting all at once. Before I could retrieve the black key fob with its proudly engraved bull, I immediately ran into my old dear friend and automotive legend Antonio Gini, who up u ... Continue reading

Climate Change Alarmism Is No Friend to Ethanol

Climate Change Alarmism Is No Friend to Ethanol

Since at least 2009, I've been cautioning against using catastrophic man-made climate change as a tool or excuse for why America and most other nations should be adopting strong ethanol fuel programs. ... Continue reading

NHTSA Official Vehicle Recalls March 29, 2021

NHTSA Official Vehicle Recalls March 29, 2021

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

1960 AC ACECA BRISTOL RESTORATION PROJECT SELLS FOR A WORLD RECORD £101,200 AT H&H CLASSICS £1 MILLION GROSSING MARCH 24TH LIVE AUCTION ONLINE

1960 AC ACECA BRISTOL RESTORATION PROJECT SELLS FOR A WORLD RECORD £101,200 AT H&H CLASSICS £1 MILLION GROSSING MARCH 24TH LIVE AUCTION ONLINE

First registered to, and supplied new by, A&R Thomas of Kempston, Bedford Initially owned by Boyce Ian David Davis Esq prior to entering the current (deceased) custodianship in 1969 Original Bristol 100D2 engine (1089) and traces of its factory applied Princess Blue paintwork 1 of just 88 Bristol-powered Acecas made in ... Continue reading

Biggest Barn Find Ever; Big Red, Ford Motor Company's Turbine Powered World's Fair Concept Truck +VIDEO

Biggest Barn Find Ever; Big Red, Ford Motor Company's Turbine Powered World's Fair Concept Truck +VIDEO

The Big Red concept truck was designed and engineered by Ford Motor Company’s Scientific Research Laboratory and styling team during the early 1960s. The 96-foot truck project was put together by Roy Lunn. The truck was launched on August 28, 1964 around the same time that the Ford Mustang was also being introduced t ... Continue reading

6 DIY Car Modifications

6 DIY Car Modifications

If you are a true autophile, you won't settle for anything less than your dream car, even if the model is far from it. ... Continue reading

Upstart Loans Going Motoring - Will Acquire Automotive Retail Software Provider Prodigy Software

Upstart Loans Going Motoring - Will Acquire Automotive Retail Software Provider Prodigy Software

Each year, approximately $1 trillion of cars are sold in the US, and most of them are financed.1 Yet purchasing a car consistently ranks among the worst consumer experiences, with less than 1% of buyers satisfied with the current process. ... Continue reading

Classic Recreations Announces High-Performance Ford Bronco Restomod Production Line

Classic Recreations Announces High-Performance Ford Bronco Restomod Production Line

-Classic Recreations, the iconic builder of high-performance custom vehicles, including Shelby continuation cars, has announced a production line of early model Ford Bronco restomods. The classic 4x4 off-road, which starts with an original 1966-1977 donor body, honors the timeless look of the original Bronco while infu ... Continue reading

2021 Chicago Auto Show With No Snow - Yea!

2021 Chicago Auto Show With No Snow - Yea!

Crains Chicago Business reported that Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker's office signals that Chicago’s huge convention and trade show business will be able to begin reopening by mid-summer, with the Chicago Auto Show first up for the green light. ... Continue reading

1961 Austin Healey 3000 'Lenham Car" For Sale At H&H Classics for £21,000 - £25,000

1961 Austin Healey 3000 'Lenham Car" For Sale At H&H Classics for £21,000 - £25,000

The car is 5cwt lighter than a standard 3000 which combined with a tuned engine producing just over 145bhp means 0-60 is achieved in around 8 seconds and when flat out in 4th gear (overdrive on 3rd and 4th) will top 115mph for anyone brave enough to try. In the documentation the current owner found with the car were va ... Continue reading

The Car Guy’s Guide to Building a Web Blog

The Car Guy’s Guide to Building a Web Blog

So, you like cars enough to talk about them to everyone and in any situation? If you’re the type that people go to before buying a car or making an upgrade, then you probably should make your website to help more people and even earn a few bucks on the side. ... Continue reading

Famous Manufacturer of Anti-Ethanol Additives Proves Ethanol's Safety and Benefits

Famous Manufacturer of Anti-Ethanol Additives Proves Ethanol's Safety and Benefits

A funny thing happened on the way to researching a product that's supposed to protect against the "damage" that ethanol can cause to internal combustion engines and fuel systems: I discovered that this famous manufacturer of fuel additives knows that the damage they claim is caused by ethanol is just a load of BS. ... Continue reading

BIG DEAL - Toyota Develops Packaged Fuel Cell System Module to Promote the Hydrogen Utilization

BIG DEAL - Toyota Develops Packaged Fuel Cell System Module to Promote the Hydrogen Utilization

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) has developed a product that packages a fuel cell (FC) system into a compact module and plans to begin selling it in the spring of 2021 or later. The new module will be easily utilized by companies that are developing and manufacturing FC products for wide variety of applications, incl ... Continue reading

Award-Winning Classic 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 to Cross Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction Block

Award-Winning Classic 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 to Cross Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction Block

Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, will auction one of the most desirable vehicles in the world, a stunning red 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 (Lot #1394) during the Scottsdale Auction at WestWorld of Scottsdale, March 20-27, 2021. Having passed through only a handful of caretakers, the matching-nu ... Continue reading

Carroll Shelby’s Personal Cobra 427 Super Snake, CSX 3015 at Barrett-Jackson

Carroll Shelby’s Personal Cobra 427 Super Snake, CSX 3015 at Barrett-Jackson

Barrett-Jackson, announced that CSX 3015, the only remaining 1966 Shelby Cobra 427 Super Snake (Lot #1396) built personally for Carroll Shelby, will be auctioned as part of a private collection crossing the block during the Scottsdale Auction at WestWorld of Scottsdale, March 20-27, 2021. ... Continue reading

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