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Flashback To 2002 : Ford Motor Co Sells Prototypes

Flashback To 2002 : Ford Motor Co Sells Prototypes

Flashback to 2002: Detroit Automaker sells prototypes   By Wallace Wyss   Long ago, when I was an auto reporter in Detroit, I borrowed a ring of keys from somebody at Ford PR and poked around various brick buildings near The Glass House (ford world HQ) and discovered many prototypes covered with dust.   Automakers […] [...more]

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Porsche by Mailander : Book Review

Porsche by Mailander : Book Review

PORSCHE BY MAILANDER Porsche By Mailander is a 380 page photo-journal of Porsche cars’ fragile infancy. Photographer Rodolfo Mailander traveled Europe from 1950-1955 documenting everything-automotive he possibly could. Driven by passion, Mailander would often travel between races by night to cover the next event. Porsche expert, automobile historian and author Karl Ludvigsen describes the close […] [...more]

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Ultimate Car Enthusiast Christmas Gifts 2012

Ultimate Car Enthusiast Christmas Gifts 2012

Each year we set out to bring 10 (or more) unique, rare and thoughtful Christmas gifts that a car enthusiast would enjoy. During the 2012 events and activities We’ve learned of some new or recently unknown (to us)  suppliers of really fabulous goods that we have on our personal Christmas list as well… So without […] [...more]

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Royce Rumsey: AutoFocused

Royce Rumsey: AutoFocused

It’s nearly impossible to really stand out as a photographer in the automobile realm today. In my opinion, with cameras that do so much of the work for you and software that makes up the rest, it’s often hard to find truly unique and individual character in the digital age of photography. But, every so […] [...more]

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Metal Shaping With A Log

Metal Shaping With A Log

So we’ve all heard the statement made how many vintage coachbuilt cars were “Formed over a log.” But not everyone may understand just what it means. Since my shoestring budget doesn’t allow the purchase of a Pullmax Machine, Hammering over a log is something I take pride in doing. So I set out to show […] [...more]

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Jack Juratovic Glockler Portrait

Jack Juratovic Glockler Portrait

Contributed by: Claus Muller Jack Juratovic is a 1965 Graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art and a former auto stylist with Ford Motor Company, Chrysler Corporation and his own design firm, BORT, Inc. He is also a certified mechanic, so he knows cars not only as an artist. He has pursued automotive fine art […] [...more]

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1995 Porsche 993 Carrera 4 For Sale

1995 Porsche 993 Carrera 4 For Sale

This 1995 Porsche Carrera 4 Convertible is for sale by a good friend of mine. The car has under 43,000 miles and runs/drives excellent. It has a 6 Speed Manual Transmission that shifts excellent. The top is in great shape and the silver paint looks dashing with the contrasting green leather interior. The interior is […] [...more]

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Keck Porsche Spyder

Keck Porsche Spyder

Info provided from “Trend Book 196″ In the 50’s and 60’s a select group of speed enthusiasts the world over were producing one-off racers out of their own garages and workshops. The Keck Porsche Spyder you see here started life as a Porsche RS Spyder. Von Franknburg ran it at Le Mans taking first in […] [...more]

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Pre War Perfection : Ford Model A Speedster

Pre War Perfection : Ford Model A Speedster

Claus Mueller of Munich, Germany has been in the classic car business for over 26 years. He started organizing events such as one of the first German classic car fairs “Classic Mobile” in Munich’s world famous Olympic Hall. Claus was also one of the early pioneers in special interest tours for classic car guys. Back […] [...more]

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A Giant Killer 1954 OSCA MT-4

A Giant Killer 1954 OSCA MT-4

This sexy Vignale bodied O.S.C.A left its mark on the racing world in 1954. It may possibly be the most famous sports-racing OSCA of all time. With its faithful 4 cylinder Dual Overhead Cam engine enduring some of the most difficult races, the car became known as the “giant killer.” One race in particular helped […] [...more]

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