dinsdag 3 maart 2020

Hemmings Daily: Hemmings Auction Spotlight: 2017 Acura NSX

Hemmings Auction Spotlight: 2017 Acura NSX
The original Acura NSX was a shot across the bow of the world of supercars, then the exclusive domain of European automakers whose names ended in vowels. That original Japanese supercar combined the rock-solid reliability that Honda had spent decades building with a lean, purposeful mid-engine chassis whose moves were honed by Formula 1 deity […]
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Highlights from the 2020 Detroit Autorama
Editor's Note: For the 68th year, Autorama descended upon downtown Detroit with some of the most outrageous, imaginative, and meticulously created vehicles ever seen. The highlight every year is the Don Ridler award, one of the biggest prizes in the custom car world, which we have covered in another post. But the TCF Center (formerly […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1973 Dodge Monaco
Original unrestored 1973 Dodge Monaco station wagon for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Very good to great condition throughout. Early 70's MOPAR wagons (and coupes) are very hard to find; this wagon is just about as nice and complete as you could wish to find. 100% original. 400 V8 and 727 Torque Flite […]
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The 2020 Ridler Award Winner and Great 8 from the Detroit Autorama
Imagine building a custom car that can take several years and thousands of hours of work, but you can't tell anyone. Whether owner, fabricator, or a supplier of a component of the car, you can't post anything to social media, not even a sketch or a piece of a part. And you have to make […]
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Warsaw, Missouri, 1950s
Date: circa 1950s Location: Warsaw, Missouri Source: via Missouri State Archives What do you see here?
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Trans-Am take-away: Group 44 racing Jaguar XJ-S will sell at Amelia Island
The 25th Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, to be held by the ocean in picturesque northeastern Florida, will once again welcome RM Sotheby's to host a top-quality collector-car auction on the grounds of The Ritz-Carlton in early March. Following a 1:00-8:00 pm preview session on Thursday, March 5, this year's Amelia Island sale will take place on […]
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Making fine art of old detective television show cars with painter Ben Addison
The images of cars in motion that Ben Addison paints come across as both familiar and jarring. Sure, the settings, the lighting, even the cars themselves tickle at the "I've seen that somewhere" parts of the brains of anybody who's gorged on police and detective shows and movies of the Sixties and Seventies. The angles […]
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