Classic Car Found
It is always a celebration whenever a classic car is discovered, but when it turns out to be an uncommon car too, the news is brought into the attention of classic car collectors and enthusiasts. One of those moments was the rediscover of a Bugatti with chassis number 57502, an uncommon French sports coupe manufactured in 1937. The classic car found in a barn in Newcastle, England, after over 48 years of being parked in a garage, is one of the only 17 cars of that type ever built.1967 Shelby Mustang
In the last 15 years or so the 1967 Shelby Mustang has become one of or maybe the most desirable Mustang model ever made. These days most Shelby’s are financially out of reach for many, but hey we can dream right? Many movies have had effect on the desirability of cars but the Eleanor Mustang in Gone in Sixty Seconds seemed to secure its place in recent pop history.An Overview of Future Hybrid Car Models
There are many future hybrid car models on the horizon that hold the promise of improving the environmental and economic benefits offered by hybrid cars. Here is a brief overview of some of these promising technologies.The UK Classic Car Zero Tax Rate
For most cars on the roads of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Vehicle Excise Duty, better known as road tax is due. Certain classic cars are exempt from paying this tax, and can obtain a tax disc for free.Getting Down and Dirty With a Classic Hood Deflector on Your Family Truckster
Once upon a time, hood deflectors were not very cool looking. And while they were supposed to keep your windshield and hood safe from bugs, sticks, stones, and other road debris, they didn’t work all that great either. Well times they are a-changing my friend. Now hood deflectors are made to custom fit your vehicle, and the aerodynamics are there!Alfa Romeo – An Italian Classic
The Alfa Romeo is for many synonymous with classy and expensive sports car and the Italian car manufacturer founded in 1906 still makes sports car with the Spider and the 8C Competizone as two of their better known models. Today the manufacturer is owned by Fiat and produces anything from a 3 door hatchback to a 4 door sedan.Jaguar XKRS – A Bold and Exciting Drive
After releasing a standard sports version, ‘XKR’ in 2010, Jaguar has made it again this year by launching its new superior Sports Car, ‘XKRS’. The stunning luxury car has entered the ‘300kph club’ for the first time, which can be accredited for its powerful 5 liter supercharged V8 engine that delivers 550 horsepower and 501 lb/ft of torque. The outstanding features and blazing color make it a bold yet exciting automobile in the jaguar collection.A Raging Bull
“Shake off the long, cold winter and soak up some sun and fresh air.” Stab the throttle of the incredible 2010 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Spyder and hold on for an amazing ride as 560 horsepower launches you to 60 miles per hour in less than four seconds. Squeeze the brakes, tap the left paddle shifter once or twice for a lower gear as you turn into a curve with a simple flick of the wrist, and then roll back onto the throttle as the 10-cylinder symphony lets out a raucous wail behind you, all the way to its 8,000…1968 Mustang High Country Special and California Special
In 1968 there were 4,118 California and High Country Specials built. Of these models produced, 3,867 were the California Special and 251 were the High Country additions. Being from Colorado I guess it is only natural that I have a keen interest in the Mustang High Country Special.The Joy of The Boy Toy – Wanna Play?
Real life experience of buying and owning an iconic car. Would public opinion be against me? The dreaded words “mid-life crisis” were bound to be mentioned.