zondag 12 april 2020

Hemmings Daily: Hemmings Find of the Day: 1976 BMW 2002

Hemmings Find of the Day: 1976 BMW 2002
Some color to brighten your day. It's a 1976 BMW 2002 for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Rust free car in exceptional condition, no expense spared. Part of a private collection the owner restored the interior to new condition and put in exceptional mechanical condition. Please look through the extra photos in the […]
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Who wore it better, part two: 15 more shared car names, rated
The world is a big place, and there are only so many names to go around. But what happens if two cars share a name? Even if they're nothing alike? We put the shared-name vehicles in the squared circle of opinion and (mostly) declare winners in a previous story, and then were inundated with more […]
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Las Vegas, 1965
Date: September 1965 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Source: via Vintage Las Vegas What do you see here?
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From climbing Ascutney to sliding on Lake Mascoma, the adventures of the University of New Hampshire's sports car club
It was enough for some of us to scrape together gas money for the beaters we kept on campus, but back in the Sixties and Seventies, the University of New Hampshire boasted a thriving sports car club. One of the club's members, Michael Firczuk, is not only a Hemmings reader (and Hemmings Cruise-In winner with […]
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Four-Links – which Delahaye beat the Nazis?, buried Popular, Riverside museum, when Checker turned to Fisher body
Neal Bascomb's new book, "Faster," got the attention of the New York Times this week, which decided to look into which one of America's premier collectors owns the Rene Dreyfus-driven Delahaye 145 that beat the Nazis in the years before World War II. The four Delahaye 145s are all in the United States, three in […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1959 Chevrolet El Camino
Restored 1959 Chevrolet El Camino for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Cameo Coral and Satin Beige (original colors), 348 cu. in. 250 hp V8, automatic transmission, power brakes & steering, EZI tinted glass, Deluxe heater, Radio, White wall tires and Full Wheel Covers. Exact duplicate of factory gray interior using NOS seat insert […]
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An interview with the newspaper delivery guy who bought a Ferrari Testa Rossa for eight grand
[Editor's Note: While chatting with S. Scott Callan, who recently pointed us to his brother's Bay Area photo safari, the conversation drifted to his interview of Bill Chizar and Ferrari Testa Rossa 0718, which previously merited a mention in another book excerpt here. Chizar's story may be one of the most remarkable in the latter-day […]
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