woensdag 26 juni 2019

Hemmings Daily: 2019 Hemmings Motor News Concours d’Elegance sneak peek: 1928 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A SS

2019 Hemmings Motor News Concours d'Elegance sneak peek: 1928 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A SS
1928 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A SS. Image courtesy of Roger James; D&D Classic Auto Restoration. Our preview of the forthcoming 2019 Hemmings Motor News Concours d'Elegance continues this week with a look into the annual Full Classics Class, featuring automobiles recognized as such by the Classic Car Club of America. We're proud to announce that one of […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1925 Fageol
Former movie set generator toter 1925 Fageol six-ton truck for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: 6 ton truck with GE brand AC-DC converter. Used on movie sets in the 1920's 30's and 40's to power cameras and lighting for movie shoots. Electrical converter unit has been restored, Truck has 6cylinder Hall Scott engine, […]
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Iwaki, Japan, 1977
Date: 1977 Location: Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan Source: via Japanese Nostalgic Car What do you see here?
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Project HMX – farewell, old friend
Now that I've sold off the 1979 AMC AMX that some of you long-time readers know as Project HMX, I have no project car in my garage for the first time in more than 20 years. While I'd kept the AMX registered and insured ever since putting it on the road in 2011, I hadn't […]
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Louwman Museum Microcar exhibition; Emiliano Torkar to be Honorary Judge for Ferrari Concours; Gilmore Car Museum starts buggy project with grant
A "Dwergautos" exhibition is coming to the Louwman Museum in the Netherlands this summer, celebrating the microcars of the 1950s. Headlining the exhibition will be a Peel P50, the smallest production vehicle ever made, weighing in at only 59 kilograms (130 pounds). Visitors will learn about the wide variety of materials used in the Dwergautos […]
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Affordable performance – the 2001-'04 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
"Speed costs money," the old saying goes, "so how fast do you want to spend?" There are exceptions to this rule, and one notable example is the C5 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, produced for the 2001-'04 model years. Given their performance potential, prices are (relatively) low today, but don't expect that to be the case much […]
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California Coastal Commission signals its intent to end OHV use at Pismo Beach entirely
Citing its mission to protect California's coastal resources, the California Coastal Commission released a report late last week promising to effectively end off-highway vehicle use at Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area, the birthplace of the dune buggy and the last remaining place in California where one can drive on the beach. "Put simply, in […]
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