This story just in from Muscle Car Fan member Bob N from Michigan. In the early 70’s, hitchhiking was an acceptable means of getting a ride. For some of us and it was a way to meet girls. We used to park our perfectly good cars along Woodward, stick our thumbs out and hope some
This image, posted briefly at Bloomberg and then promptly removed, shows a sneak peek of the new 720S. McLaren, the supercar company based in Woking, England, has always been known for rejecting the traditional way of doing things. While it makes some consumers scoff it makes others excited for the future of the high-performance
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The 1964 Ford Falcon is the first of the G2 and is more linear, looking a little more uptown than previous years, although the restyling was not enough to keep it from being overshadowed by the more sporty looking Mustang. However, many of the parts are fully interchangeable with the Mustang, making it fairly easy
The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is coming in 23 days to the New York auto show. What’s fueling interest in this two-door muscle car variant is the guessing game: how powerful is it? The Demon is the latest strike in the white-hot contested horsepower wars. The battle to go fast is fueled by an
Cosmetic body changes for the 1959 Thunderbird but for the first time the passenger compartment can be done in leather. This year Ford targets female buyers in the advertising campaigns. Showing beautiful women arriving at the country club in their new Thunderbird and it must have been a good idea because the sales doubled. The
Another very cool Muscle Car Fan Member story from Sherwin M. Ford Model XL Sportsroof Year 1970 Experience (yrs) 35 Your Muscle Car Story It was about 4 years ago while checking out some local car ads when I came across and ad about a 1970 Ford Galaxie. The pictures shown were of a car
Celebrities, in general, have a unique taste in cars. However, the following celebrities have topped the list when it comes to owning not only the hottest looking cars, but also the most powerful and rare. Jay Leno Hail to the king of automotive enthusiasts! Although he constantly tries to mask his coolness with his full
We’re talking with the Owner Scott Cawley. Scott a Fan of the Studebaker and decided to create this custom as his daily driver. The car has the 1950 look, with a updated suspension so it rides and drives like a new car, and engine is a new motor to add extra horse power to increase
If you’ve ever wondered which classic models stand out on social media in terms of popularity, these graphs will give you a pretty good idea as far as Instagram is concerned. This study was put together by Autonation, which examined over 198,000 Instagram posts, looking for the hashtags #ClassicCar and #CarShow in order to identify
It’s true — many of us admire high-performance vehicles from afar while only dreaming about having one of our own. But the price tags on many of our favorite classics are way too high to even consider. There are precious few, however, that have endured over the years without becoming rotten old junk piles or rare
The images displayed here are a tribute to the 1969 Chevy Chevelle SS 396 and has been painstakingly restored to look like the Chevelle SS 396 when it rolled off the assembly line. The car is complete with all the appropriate options available at that time-including an eight track tape deck. Our thanks to Gateway Classic
Very rare 1969 Oldsmobile 442 with the W-30 Outside Air Induction setup. It’s also one of only a few built that were originally sold in Canada.
Ford introduces the”turn-key”ignition in 1951. This two door coupe is one of six body styles available which also include a 2-door hard top, 2 door sedan, 4 door sedan, convertible and a 2-door station wagon. Independent coils springs in front are standard equipment and this car is a big hit with consumers with it outselling Chevy
The newest automotive sweepstakes from the Dream Giveaway has been announced and for 2017, buying a $3 ticket could net you a fully restored and customized 1967 Chevrolet Camaro RS, a Lingenfelter-modified 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and $35,000 in cash. Full article: https://goo.gl/4oA41Y
You might not notice air resistance much when walking around, but in a fast-moving car, driving is like swimming through the atmosphere. Much like a swimmer, cars need to be streamlined and tested to move through the air without problems. In more scientific terms, aerodynamic quality is measured by the coefficient of drag, calculated by shape
1969 Mercury Monterey 390 CID V8 3-Speed Automatic MCF thanks Gateway Classic Cars for the images provided here.
A very Classy video!! He shares the details of his car and of his enviable space, which includes a 16-foot driveway bridge, a ramp to roll the car outside to start, and some of the best views a car can take in of the Pacific Ocean…
The story goes like this: One day in 1966 Bill Cosby bumped into Carroll Shelby at a department store. Cosby was in the series I Spy. Shelby liked the show and Cosby. Shelby chewed Cosby out for driving foreign exotic cars and prohibited Cosby from driving another foreign car. Cosby’s reply was that he had
Hellion Turbo kits are making their mark on the market, and here’s the perfect example! Pushing 1420hp, this TT monster (Driven by Hellion Turbo owner’s Wife) has made some serious sub 9 second passes and is still completely Streetable! Imagine dropping the kids off at daycare and make a stop at Starbucks before heading to
1981 Chevy Corvette C3 packing a nasty 383 stroker.. upgraded transmission, suspension, and cooling system. This car wears dark blue metallic paint and has restored leather interior and a 165 speedometer…