Modified sports/racing cars are often referred to as “specials,” although some are more special than others. Definitely on the more-special end of the scale is the Pick of the Day, a 1958 Austin Healey Sprite built for racing with a custom body and Italian drivetrain. The Sprite also has an intriguing back story, according to […]
The Pick of the Day is an affordable competition classic
The Pick of the Day is a tiny British sports car that’s loaded with charisma
Pick of the Day is a former factory race car
Have you always yearned to own a classic British roadster but you think you can’t afford one?
During most of the 1950s, there were not any inexpensive sports cars. If you wanted a cheap sports car, you had to buy one used.
Remember “Max,” the 1964 Volkswagen Beetle that interviewed various celebrities in a series of commercials that employed a talk-show format? Those celebrities included Heidi Klum (she made Max blush), David Hasselhoff, a chair-throwing Bobby Knight and Leonard Nimoy. The Video of the Day today — and tomorrow — features two of those “interviews.” It was […]
The merger of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the Peugeot group of carmakers moved another step closer with the announcement by the parties that their new joint name will be Stellantis. “Stellantis is rooted in the Latin verb ‘stello’ meaning ‘to brighten with stars’,” the partners said, adding that the name “draws inspiration from this new […]
No conversation about Japanese classic cars is complete without a mention of the Toyota Celica. The Celica nameplate, though retired since 2006, lived for seven generations and 36 years, making it one of the most widely recognized and historically significant cars from that era and part of the world. The Pick of the Day is […]
Road America will continue the tradition of its race car and road car concours events during the WeatherTech International Challenge weekend July 23-26 – albeit not in downtown Elkhart Lake. The events themselves were in question, but after a successful and safe IndyCar weekend, the organizers are confident in the safety of the races and […]