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BWM Launches New Online Shop for Classic Parts

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BMW Classic Parts Supply launched its new online shop. Now customers can order spare parts for their BMW classics speedily, easily and from the comfort of their home. For BMW Classic the online shop represents “the next phase in the realignment of the business field and a further logical step towards customer satisfaction and customer-oriented […]

Ford Mustang Thefts: Stealing America’s Pony Car

1971 Ford Mustang Boss 351 Grabber Blue

For over 25 years, the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) has published Hot Wheels, an annual report of America’s 10 most stolen vehicles.  While popular expectations have been that newer, more expensive vehicles would top the list, the data has repeatedly shown quite the opposite, with older, less flashy models topping the list. As a take-off […]

QOTD: J Mays, Ford Design Chief on the 2014 Mustang

2014 Mustang Concept Sketch Rear

Quote of The Day (QOTD): “The muscle car could only happen in the U.S. because we’re the only ones crazy enough to stuff a V8 into the smallest possible car and scare the hell out of mothers everywhere.” -J Mays, group vice president-Design and chief creative officer at Ford Motor Company, talking about automotive design. […]

1964 Mustang On the Street in Baltimore

1964 Mustang Baltimore Ed Crowl

Those of you who’ve driven on North Rolling Road in Baltimore, Maryland  have probably noticed a maroon, 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang parked “On the Street”. The pony car belongs to Ed Crowl, 70, who bought it in 1977 and drove it until 2006. “My first car was a 1965 Mustang, so when I found out […]

Rob Bell, Alexander Sims and Alvaro Parente to Race McLaren GT for 2012

2012 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 Xtrac 1007 gearbox

Rob Bell and Alexander Sims join Alvaro Parente in McLaren GT customer team driver line-up for 2012 Three examples of the MP4-12C GT3  race car and one MP4-12C road car to be presented at Autosport International 25 Mclaren MP4-12C GT3’s to race in Europe in 2012 McLaren GT is building on its successful 2011 development […]

1979 Dodge Ram B200 Star Wars Van Found on Ebay

1979 Dodge Ran Star Wars Van Front

This shagtastic Star Wars tribute van is our “Ebay Motors Find of the Day”. Its not often that you find a non A-Team high-top van trying to command $10,000 at auction, but the dark side of the force may compel one such Star Wars fan to do just that. This 1979 Dodge B200 Van features […]

Cars.com Names Dodge Challenger Car of the Year

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Cars.com, the online classifieds resource for buying and selling new and used cars, announced the Dodge Challenger as the winner of its annual Shoppers’ Choice award.  Finalists for the award were selected based on shoppers’ actions on the site that indicated interest in new vehicles, including searching for vehicles, sending inquiries to dealers on availability […]

1950’s Pontiac “Chief of The Sixes” Coin

Pontiac Chief of the Sixes Coins Heads

My father-in-law dropped this little treasure into my hands yesterday evening. He had found the token while cleaning out an drawer in his father’s desk. Pontiac’s advertising department coined the phrase (pun intended) “Chief of the Sixes” in 1926, and the slogan was a stamped on the company’s Indian Head radiator / grille emblems used from 1926-1929. The slogan passed […]

Ford Crown Victoria Tackles Hell’s Revenge Trail In Moab

2007 Crown Victoia Hells Revenge Moab Police Interceptor

Next time you’re out on a trail ride in your Jeep Wrangler, Chevy Blazer, or Ford Bronco and you bypass that tricky obstacle, that makes your toenails curl and get your shorts in a wad, just remember: it’s okay. If it wasn’t difficult a car could do it, right. Be glad this guy isn’t riding behind you… He just […]