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Richard Hammond helps terminally ill girl live pink Lamborghini dream

Richard Hammond helps terminally ill girl live pink Lamborghini dream

Emilia Palmer, an eight-year-old from Kimbolton, Herefordshire in England’s West Midlands, suffers from a rare lung illness, requiring her to constantly be on oxygen. She made a request through Rays of Sunshine, which is like the Make-A-Wish Foundation, to get a ride in a pink Lamborghini, driven by everyone’s favorite Hamster, Richard Hammond. And last Sunday, she got to [...]

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14k-Mile 1977 Maserati Merak SS

14k-Mile 1977 Maserati Merak SS

This 1977 Maserati Merak SS is said to have only 14,149 original miles and to have been in storage for more than 20 years. Said to run well and be in very good shape, there’s unfortunately not a lot of other info in the seller’s description. Based on photos, though, the car seems to be [...]

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First Test: 2014 Cadillac CTS Vsport

First Test: 2014 Cadillac CTS Vsport

As Cadillac continues to build its autobahn arsenal with the larger, leaner CTS, the highly anticipated Vsport model deploys twin-turbo V-6 performance in the war against the Mercedes E550 and BMW 550i twin-turbo V-8s. We’ve been promised a new AMG/M-fighting CTS-V is in the works, but for now the CTS-V continues on the old architecture, [...]

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STREET RACER: A 930 TURBO REDEFINED

STREET RACER: A 930 TURBO REDEFINED

Having the time and money to see a project through to completion is one thing, but it’s the vision behind it – whether it be set in stone from the very outset, or evolved during the build – that more than often sets good cars apart from truly great cars. Krister ‘Sibbe’ Svahn’s 1980 Porsche 930 [...]

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Mercedes E250 rated at 28/45 mpg

Mercedes E250 rated at 28/45 mpg

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 Bluetec has received an estimated EPA rating of 28 mpg city/45 highway. The rating, announced today by Mercedes, covers the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 Bluetec sedan with an automatic transmission, 2.1-liter four-cylinder turbodiesel engine that generates 195 hp and 369 lbs.-ft. of torque. Adding all-wheel-drive lowers the vehicles city rating by 1 [...]

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2014 Audi A3 Cabrio leaked?

2014 Audi A3 Cabrio leaked?

The first purported pictures of the 2014 A3 Cabriolet have surfaced online ahead of its official debut on September 8th. Looking instantly recognizable, the model has a familiar design that closely echoes the A3 Sedan. While the photos depict an S-Line variant, we can see the convertible will have LED-infused headlights, metallic trim and a stylish trunk with an integrated [...]

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Matching-Number 1963 Porsche 356B S Driver

Matching-Number 1963 Porsche 356B S Driver

This 1963 Porsche 356B S coupe is claimed to be a matching-numbers example that is the subject of an aging 80′s restoration. Said to be clean, it has an ivory and black interior and looks to be riding on Empi-style 5-spoke wheels. There’s no mention of corrosion outside of a reference to the floors being [...]

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2013 Audi Sport Quattro Concept officially revealed

2013 Audi Sport Quattro Concept officially revealed

Audi has unveiled the revised Sport quattro concept ahead of the car’s public debut programmed for next week at Frankfurt Motor Show. The Audi Sport quattro was introduced in 1984 and was brought back to life towards the end of 2010 by a concept which was rumored to enter production but never did. Now, the Ingolstadt-based automaker [...]

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1970 Alfa Romeo 1300 Junior Zagato

1970 Alfa Romeo 1300 Junior Zagato

This 1970 Alfa Romeo 1300 Junior Zagato is offered in an attractive light yellow that we have never seen on this body style before. The 6-spoke alloys are nicely matched and we like the selling dealer for their not-crazy prices and their use of the adjective “mellowed.” Find it here on eBay in the UK. Special thanks [...]

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2015 Ford Mustang Revealed in Latest Spy Photos

2015 Ford Mustang Revealed in Latest Spy Photos

New spy photos reveal the best details yet of the styling for the redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang. Caught during testing at a racetrack, these Mustang prototypes were stripped of almost all the heavy camouflage engineers have so far diligently kept in place in order to gain maximum data about the cooling potential and aerodynamic nuances of [...]

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CAMAL Studio Tributo announced

CAMAL Studio Tributo announced

Designed by Alessio Minchella, the Tributo is based on the Maserati GranTurismo and features a bespoke exterior that was “created to meet the classic and refined taste” of the same people who brought you the Ghibli, Bora and Kashmin. Starting up front, the Tributo has a controversial fascia with new headlights and a redesigned bumper. Moving further back [...]

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2014 Audi A8 Facelift teased with design sketches

2014 Audi A8 Facelift teased with design sketches

A facelift for 2014 for the Audi A8 is due to be revealed later this week, ahead of which Audi is teasing the changes with design sketches. It’s getting on for four years since the current Audi A8 was revealed, although only three since it arrived in showrooms. Now it’s time for a facelift.

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McLaren F1 sells for $8.47 million at Gooding & Co’s Pebble Beach Auction

McLaren F1 sells for $8.47 million at Gooding & Co’s Pebble Beach Auction

A new auction world record for a McLaren F1 was set last night when chassis #66 sold for $8.47 million at Gooding & Co’s auction at Pebble Beach. There’s been an inexorable rise in the price of classic cars in recent years as rich men realize that certain classic cars not only have huge appeal, [...]

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Laraki Motors Epitome Concept is $2M and 1,750 hp that we didn’t see coming

Laraki Motors Epitome Concept is $2M and 1,750 hp that we didn’t see coming

When we showed up at Pebble Beach this morning (really, really early this morning), we had a pretty good idea of classics and concepts that we wanted to cover. To be completely honest, the Laraki Motors Epitome Concept car wasn’t on our cheat sheet. We hadn’t heard of the wildly scooped and scalloped show car, and, until [...]

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VW Type 2 Microbus production ending with Kombi Last Edition

VW Type 2 Microbus production ending with Kombi Last Edition

Manufacture of the longest-produced model in the global automotive industry, the Volkswagen Type 2 Microbus, is finally coming to an end in Brazil after 56 years in production, which started in September 1957. The blue VW Kombi Last Edition you see here (click on the image above to enlarge) is one of 600 that will be produced before [...]

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Friday Night Lights at the Woodward Dream Cruise

Friday Night Lights at the Woodward Dream Cruise

The Woodward Dream Cruise is technically a one-day event — the third Saturday of every August. But everybody knows the cruising starts far earlier, and the Friday before the main show offers a chance to enjoy a healthy stream of vintage traffic without the maddening crowds and cranium-roasting sun. Last night, we spent hours and hours on Woodward [...]

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Galpin GTR1 prototype unveiled at Pebble Beach

Galpin GTR1 prototype unveiled at Pebble Beach

Galpin Auto Sports has unveiled their new GTR1 prototype at Pebble Beach. Described as “a vision of what the Ford GT may have looked and performed like today,” the GTR1 is based on the aforementioned model and features a handcrafted aluminum body that was created by Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters of Fountain Valley, California. While the [...]

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