A week ago, the Pick of the Day was a striking 1949 Mercury old-school custom done in the “lead-sled” style.
The 2015 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in August spotlighted a special class of some of the most emblematic of classic street rods.
The 60th anniversary of the fatal crash of Hollywood icon James Dean was September 30, which passed without all that much hoopla.
“Cars of the Eighties, Nineties and 2000s at Risk of Terminal Decline” screamed the headline on the news release from Britain’s Retro Cars magazine. What? Has there been some Brexit catastrophe that threatens the existence of three decades of vehicles in the UK? Not quite. However, the magazine checked the Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency […]
Introducing the Studebaker Lark The Lark was Studebaker’s entry into the compact car field that eventually would include the Ford Falcon, Rambler American and Plymouth Valiant. These cars were all about low purchase price and operating costs, and they featured not-too-impressive, down-on-power, four- and six-cylinder engines. The standard Lark had been driving volume, but competition from […]
The vehicle you see above may not look like a Jaguar or a Land Rover, but it is part of Project Vector, which itself is part of Jaguar Land Rover’s Destination Zero mission to offer an autonomous, electric, connected future for urban mobility. Project Vector is an “autonomy-ready platform” designed to provide “unparalleled interior space […]
This ClassicCars.com Marketplace featured listing is a 1950 Mercury Custom for sale in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The third-generation Mercury Eight is an icon of American motoring – and it has always been a prime candidate for hot-rodding. According to the seller, the car was custom-built 14 years ago and features all the looks of […]
The Pick of the Day is a 1993 Cadillac Allante offered by a dealer in Alsip, Illinois. The final production year of this model, 1993, also had arguably the best GM powerplant of the era: the 32-valve L37 Northstar, a 4.6 liter V8. The Northstar was one of the first OEM engines that declared its […]
A special exhibition celebrating 25 years of NASCAR truck racing runs through July at the NASCAR Hall of Fame museum in Charlotte, North Carolina. “Haulin’: 25 Years of NASCAR Trucks” features racing trucks from P.J. Jones’ 1994 Chevrolet to Matt Crafton’s 2019 Ford. “This new exhibit is another great example of the NASCAR Hall’s commitment […]