vrijdag 18 oktober 2019

Hemmings Daily: The car that started Pro-Touring is going up for a no-reserve auction

The car that started Pro-Touring is going up for a no-reserve auction
"I was not attempting to create a new genre of cars. I was attempting to harden an old Camaro enough to survive One Lap of America." Unless you're already familiar with Mark Stielow's creations, there's nothing to hint at the significance of the the car in the photo above. On the outside, it might look […]
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SEMA files lawsuit against NHTSA over failure to implement replica car rules
At least one carmaker that had planned to build turnkey replica vehicles under the Low Volume Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Act has already thrown in the towel due to inaction from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and now the Specialty Equipment Market Association has made good on its threat to sue the federal agency to […]
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When worlds collide
We often find ourselves saying, around here, "We don't live on vintage muscle, alone." Sure, you can substitute any strain of car culture for "vintage muscle," but the point is, as much as we love our cars, we also love music, food, movies, books, magazines, art, cowboy hats, probably anything mechanical, maybe some woodworking and […]
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VIDEO: Build a hemi in less than 10 minutes!
There are few things as satisfying as watching an old motor undergoing a fresh rebuild, amiright? There's just something about a vintage cast-iron block and all those imperfections being perfected that warms an otherwise blackened gearhead heart. The aroma of assembly lube and fresh hi-temp paint, gasket sealer and metal polish…those are pleasures that mere […]
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Morris Commercial returns with an electric van
The Morris name is set to return, in the form of a new Morris Commercial van. The Morris JE is an all-electric commercial van with styling cues that recall the classic J-type, with its flat nose and forward controls. There are few details beyond those basics. The current version of Morris Commercial is a UK-based […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1971 Volkswagen Type 2
Single family 1971 Volkswagen Type 2 for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: This Type 2 Westfalia camper bus is a very rare and unique bird indeed being owned by just one family its entire life and having just over 20,000 original miles from new! Sold new in 1971 through the Volkswagen dealer in […]
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San Francisco, 1974
Date: 1974 Location: San Francisco, California Source: via vintagetravellove What do you see here?
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