Pick of the Day provides low-cost entry into collector car hobby
Buick launched a new car line for the 1955 model year; Century was the name for what internally was known as the Buick Series 60.
With a contingent of around 1,000 vehicles ranging from farm tractors to muscle cars, Mecum’s sixth annual Dallas auction seems to fulfill “something for everyone”
German online auction house Auctionata wanted to do something unique, so it staged a sale including only 1950s and ’60s American cars.
A variety of artists have lent their style to various vehicles, especially BMWs, and now Rolls-Royce has added acclaimed South African artist Ester Mahlangu to the group. “The Mahlangu Phantom” is a new Rolls-Royce Phantom with commissioned artwork, inside and out, by Mahlangu. The new Phantom includes a panel on the dashboard that the automaker […]
Prompted by the booming success of the 1964 Pontiac GTO, fellow GM brand Oldsmobile quickly created its own midsize performance car. Oldsmobile’s was based on the popular Cutlass model, dubbed the 442 for its combination of 4-barrel carburetor, 4-speed manual transmission and dual exhaust. The 442 became available for Cutlass and F-85 models as […]
Marty Vieau admits he is obsessed with excellence. He even describes his life’s mission as “I will never settle for anything less than excellence. In job, in hobby or home life.” So, it is probably fitting that Vieau is the guy who uncovered a long lost factory custom Ford Fairlane that many assumed had been […]
The 14th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance looked not only back at our automotive past, but forward to its future. On the show field and in a panel presentation, the event celebrated the 100-year anniversary of Duesenberg. But it also featured the new “30 Under 30 Class” and a focus on the future. The “30 […]
The last time I had visited Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California, was back on June 20, 1997. The track was new, was called California Speedway, and there was a ribbon-cutting ceremony with motorsports icon Roger Penske. Penske and Kaiser Steel built the track 50 miles east of Los Angeles, with former professional football star […]