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Rough Start: 1994 Ford Mustang – Just Slip-Sliding Away!

Another day, another hypothetical $5,000 to spend on a car that is going to be more than a boring MPG machine. In fact, let’s throw “boring” out of the window altogether. You want...

Off The Charts: You Can Own This Never Run 220ci Offenhauser Block That Has Amazing History

The Offenhauser four cylinder racing engine will forever stand as one of the greatest piston competition engines ever devised. It was used in so many forms of motorsport, it was used in so many...

Epic Read: Let There Be Steam – The 1969 Sports Illustrated Story About Bill Lear’s Steam Powered Indy Car and Business

Yesterday we told you about Bill Lear’s crazy late 1960s dream of building steam powered passenger cars and a steam powered race car for the Indy 500. We told you about how the whole thing...

Engine As Art: This 1955 Lancia V6 Is A Power Plant Too Gorgeous To Hide Under A Hood

Lancia is not a car company that we talk about much around here. The never had a huge footprint in the USA but their legacy in Europe and Italy specifically looms pretty large. This was a company...

Cross Ram or Car? This Certified Authentic Chevrolet Cross Ram Is Awesome and Unrestored, Need It?

Few areas of automotive development have advanced like that of induction over the last 50 years. While some of the earlier attempts at increasing horsepower through more efficient and higher volumes...

Wait, What? You Could Still Buy A DeTomaso Pantera in 1987 Check Out This GT5-S Video Review!

Somewhere along the line I guess I lost the memo about the fact that you could still actually buy a DeTomaso Pantera in the year 1987! The cars were interesting in the fact that the body and chassis...

Money No Object: 1966 Yenko Stinger – The Angry Little Rear-Engined Thing

Like most good homologation specials, the 1966-1969 Yenko Stinger was born of a desire to skirt rules. In the case of the Corvair with an attitude adjustment issue, it came after Don Yenko came to...

Hot Rodder’s Dream: This 1930 Model A May Be Rough Looking But It’s The Painter’s Canvass of Hot Rodding

My pal and fellow NHRA announcer Alan Reinhart is good for some solid tips in the world of the Rough Start and this time he delivered with a classically baked 1930 Ford Model A that is currently...

eBay: Never Used ZL1 Block, Aluminum Heads, A Good Crank, the Right Pistons, and Even The Right Manifold and Rods!

It boggles our mind that stuff like this just keeps bubbling up from the ground. You are looking at a load of amazing parts that have seemingly never been used in any way shape or form and are...

Shocker: We Have Discvered A Hot Rodded Fiero That Is Actually Really Cool!

When the words “hot-rodded Fiero” are uttered by anyone there’s usually a roll of the eyes, side glances, and snickering, right? There’s usually some unfortunate glue-on...

eBay: This 1965 Volvo P1800 Is A Road Racing Champ An It Looks Amazing

There are certain cars that look kind of timid and weird on the street but look completely boss in race form. We’d put the Volvo P1800 in this class. We have seen them are skinny tire equipped...

Weird Head: This Yenko/Weslake Four-Valve Small Block Chevy Head Is Insane and A Unicorn

So we have managed to find some interesting and rare parts on eBay over the years but this one really takes the cake. You are looking at one of 20 ever made Yenko/Weslake four-valve small block Chevy...

Let’s Go Supermodified Racing! Ride Along During A Race At Sandusky Speedway – Awesome

With a big block Chevrolet hanging off the left side and competitors mere inches from the open wheels on the right, there can’t be anything more intense than driving a real-deal¬†Supermodified....

Alternate Vision: Could This 1980 Chevrolet Malibu Be The Stock Car Of Your Dreams?

If you aren’t familiar with the story of NASCAR driver Tim Richmond, here’s a quick rundown of what you need to know: his career was short but brilliant and one of his most infamous moves...