Classic Car News
The Hilton Concours was the culmination of a week long motoring festival that included the Savannah Speed Classic and the Car Club Showcase. Now in its 18th year, the Concours d’Elegance has become a fall tradition of car enthusiasts around the world.read more
The Car Club Showcase is one of the events held during the Hilton Head Motoring Festival. This year, over 200 vehicles, representing 30 different car clubs, were on the grounds of the Port Royal Golf Club.read more
Savannah is the birth place of Grand Prix racing in the United States when it hosted the "American Grand Prize" race in 1908. In the following years, other prestigious Grand Prix level races were held in the city, including the Vanderbilt Cup. In the late...read more
It was full speed ahead for three days of automotive fun at the 2nd Goodguys Kentucky Nationals. In addition to 1,500+ rods, classics, muscle cars, and trucks, there was a treasure trove of memoriabilia and automotive parts, and a diverse selection of makes and models in the Cars 4 Sale Corral.read more
When it comes to big-block domestic power plants, the legendary 426 Hemi has gained a permanent place in automobile history. The engine initially made a name for itself in professional oval and straight line racing, before Chrysler produced “Street Hemi” versions of muscle cars.read more
It’s a tradition dating back 67 years, where the hot rod faithful gather in Detroit for the annual Autorama. Here at the COBO center, hundreds of the best customized vehicles anywhere are displayed and judged, with the ultimate prize being the Ridler Award.
America’s Most Beautiful Roadster (AMBR) is the Holy Grail of hot rods, and in terms of prestige, is not unlike the Oscar. In fact, the trophy, which stands at 9 feet, is surrounded by GNRS’s rendition of the Oscar statuette, only these statues are decked out in...
Karl Schulman of Garrett’s Rod Shop tells us about their one-off build, the 1968 Hemi-S Barracuda. Starting with an original Formula S Barracuda , Garrett has turned this first generation pony car into a modern street machine with all the latest high-tech...