Richard Carpenter of The Carpenters takes Jay for a ride in his meticulously cared-for, original and unrestored Cuda.
“That car isn’t just me, it’s all the people I’ve interacted with to get to this place,” says John Benton. “I bought this car at 23 years old, I didn’t have all the answers…My car is the result of all those little journeys, here and there…” Now, John has his own shop that caters to… Read more »
Chevrolet Corvettes Historie. Chevrolet Corvette kom i slutten av 1953, som 1954 modell. Mange Amerikanske soldater som hadde vært i Europa under krigen, kom bort Engelske og Tyske sportsbiler. De var små, og kjappe. Og etter krigen, ønsker de seg nye biler. Ønske om små sporty biler ble stigende i USA. Chevrolet valgte derfor å… Read more »
Nok en bil historikk hentet fra det gamle arkivet 🙂 The Classic Chevy: 1955 – 1956 – 1957. Se historiken her: http://www.carhistory.no/the-classic-chevys/
Da kom jeg heldigviss over en HDD, med masse av de gode gamle bil-historikene, som lå ute på siden i 2005 og noen år fremover. Jeg har nå fått lagt ut Chevrolete Corvette historiken. Den likker her: http://www.carhistory.no/chevrolet-corvettes-historie/ Husk denne historikken er ikke oppdatert siden 2005, og vil bli oppdatert med nyere modeller 🙂
The Chevrolet Corvette has earned its place as America’s sports car, capable of taking on the best the world can throw at it. Much of that winning reputation was earned with victories on the track. Now, there was a chance to own an early piece of the nameplate’s motorsport history in the form of a… Read more »
When you’re born, it’s impossible to know what sort of cars you’ll be into as an adult. Your dad might be into old Mopars while your mom prefers a Ford Mustang. You, on the other hand, might end up being a fan of English cars (that was the case with your author, at least). Regardless… Read more »
All modern Caterhams are based on the Lotus Seven – a small, lightweight roadster developed by Colin Chapman back in 1957. That car has evolved into an entire range of models, spanning from the new, affordable 160, shown below in the latest video from XCAR, to the maniacal 620R. Over the years, the Seven has… Read more »
The Austrian village of Gmünd is more than just difficult to pronounce; it’s also the birthplace of the Porsche brand. Before the company ever started building sports cars at its current home base near Stuttgart, the fledgling business completed several vehicles in the tiny town in Southern Austria. In this video, former Pikes Peak International… Read more »
When Jay was lucky enough to acquire what he calls «one of the most beautiful driving cars of all time,» he tracked down its former owner and restorer John Willhoit, who revisits the car for the first time since 1977.