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Want To Own A Crazy Rare Randall AMC Built 1974 Gremlin 401-XR? 13-Second Dealer Built Hot Rod

(By Greg Rourke) – Back in the wild and wooly muscle car days, Chevrolet had Nickey, Baldwin, Dana and others. Dodge had Grand Spaulding Dodge. And the AMC faithful had Randall AMC in Mesa,...

Going Fast With Class: This 1964 Buick Wildcat Was No GTO, But It Was No Slouch Either

I’ve had an unhealthy, or perhaps healthy fascination with the Buick Wildcat since I first saw one in this exact color roaming the streets of my little Massachusetts town. In fact, the car that...

A Later-Model GTO: This 1979 Pontiac Grand Am Is A Pro-Touring Build Ready For Action!

I have said it before and I’ll say it again: Pontiac’s bi-polar nature in the 1970s might have been the first step towards the brand’s retirement and was certainly visible to the...

Dyno Video: Watch And Listen To This 427ci (Modern) Chevrolet LT1 Go Through A Daytona Dyno Simulation – Cool!

It is amazing to think about the tools that modern racing organizations have at their disposal. We like to think about what the Harry Millers and Duesenbergs of the world would be able to achieve...

Great Read: This 1981 Sports Illustrated Profile Of AJ Foyt Tells The Story Of The Greatest American Racer Ever

They only made one AJ Foyt and some would argue that the fact the mold blew apart after he came out of it is a good thing for the rest of us. During the height of his career, Foyt was less a race car...

Rough Start: This 1982 Pontiac Trans Am GT-1 Is A Legit Kelly American Challenge Car!

One of my latest fascinations is the Kelly American Challenge series of racing. The Challenge ran from 1977 to 1989 and was close in nature to Trans Am racing: American cars, V6 or V8 powered with...

Cool AND Creepy? Yeah, This 1960 Plymouth Deluxe Suburban Station Wagon Is Both

No, we don’t mean windowless van type of creepy, this is more like Steven King novel creepy. You are looking at an obscenely rare 1960 Plymouth deluxe Suburban station wagon, one of a handful...

New Old Seriously?! This Set Of Chevy 348 Heads Have Never Been Assembled Or Installed On An Engine!

N.O.S or new old stock parts are kind of the holy grail for people doing really stringent restoration work. In the case of this eBay ad, the parts we are talking about are a set of 348 Chevy heads...

Rough Start: A 350/T-5 Equipped First-Gen Mazda RX-7 That Needs Another Rear End!

Hardcore fans of the Mazda RX-7 take a severe issue with the rotary engine being removed for any kind of engine, let alone a V8. Pulling the rotary is sacrilegious, they say. It removes the ultimate...

Could You Rock A Knockoff Ferrari Daytona If The Price Was Right?

One of the more famous notes in Ferrari history centers on the television show “Miami Vice”. You probably immediately pictured the Ferrari Testarossas that the show became famous for, but...

Want To Rent A Turbocharged LS Swapped Volvo Station Wagon For $75 A Day? You Can!

BangShifter Troy Henderson sent us the link to what has to be the greatest rental car in the history of mankind and we needed to share it with you. Here’s the crazy part, it isn’t just...

1972 VW Limo?! Yes That’s What This Is…At Least It Has A Stock Engine – Seriously

There’s slow, there is VW slow, and then there is stretched VW limo with a stock engine slow. If you have ever driven a stock 1600cc VW you know that the car is not exactly one that’ll...

This 1974 Camaro Was Modified By Motion Performance…Not The Engine But The Cool Body!

When we think  about and talk about the legendary Motion Performance that Joel Rosen operated in the 1960s and into the 1970s we often talk about the “Phase” cars. These were the crazy...

Titled And Legal: Who Wants This NASCAR-Style Chevrolet Malibu?

Information? All the information you could possibly want on this Chevrolet Malibu is this: it’s got a North Carolina title and it’s street legal. Of course it is…North Carolina...