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Category Archive: eBay Find

Red Sled: 1971 Ford LTD 429 Convertible – Merry Christmas, Indeed!

It’s December, for all that’s holy. Ten days away from the Winter Solstice, colder than a cheating ex-wife’s heart, and here we are, presenting a glorious red droptop Ford LTD with...

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Unveiled: 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe and Chevrolet Suburban: Independent Rear Suspensions, Diesels, And Another Lease On Life!

(Photos: General Motors) While any new vehicle launch means a ton of money invested and even more hoped to return for a manufacturer, the sport-utility market is currently the one category where...

America’s Most Insanely Clean 1980 Chevy Citation Is Up For Auction In South Dakota – Bidding At $180

We have to thank BangShifter Ryan Roossnick for the tip off on what has to be one of the zaniest auction items we have seen in years. It is one of those weird zombie cars from the past that should be...

New Product Bonanza: This Video Shows COMP Performance’s Group’s New For 2020 Products! Cams, Valvetrain, EFI, Induction, Heads, More!

When you are the COMP Performance Group and you are rolling out new parts by the truckload each year, you need to take advantage of technology to tell the world about ’em all in a cool and...

Vintage Speed: This Eddie Meyer Flathead Ford Intake Is The Real Deal And It Rules

Eddie Meyer’s name may not be on the tip of the tongue of every hot rodding enthusiast out there but his role in the development of the speed industry and many of the hugely talented people in...

Funny Car Forensics: Finding This Old Body Was The Tip Of The Iceberg For An Awesome Drag Racing Story

Tommy Lee Byrd’s YouTube Channel (blown64vette) is awesome because the guy posts stuff that ranges from racing coverage to stories like this one about an old funny car body that he bought and...

Blinding Speed: Ride On The Back Of A 700hp V-10 Powered Dallara SP1 As It Passes EVERYTHING At Daytona

The march of progress in motorsport is unstoppable. It’s what makes things faster, lighter, safer, etc. Sometimes it is tough to illustrate that progression until you actually put stuff on the...

Ride Along Video: Attack Bristol In A Super Late Model and Crank Up The Sound

Super Late Models are just about the top of the full bodied food-chain when it comes to short track stock car racing in the USA. These babies weight about 3,000lbs and depending on series rules are...

Top NASCAR Crew Chief Cole Pearn Resigns From Joe Gibbs Racing, Leaves Sport For Family Time

Back in early 2017 when Carl Edwards announced his sudden (and now seemingly permanent) retirement from NASCAR stock car racing, it slackened jaws around the sport. Well, it has happened again. Ace...

Classic YouTube: Loaning Dad The Car In This 1975 DieHard Advertisement

There is nothing more humiliating than having to walk up to your parents, hat in hand, to request use of the family car when your own beater isn’t running right. We’ve been there, it...

Halls, Decked: A Collection Of Demolition Derby Impacts Sure To Rattle Your Teeth

Okay, let’s chalk up the last couple of weeks since Labor Day: You got stuck cooking what is inevitably a feast for thirty that only ten members of your family actually bothered to show up and...

Cheaper Than The Real Thing: Restoring A Mercedes 300SL Gullwing Toy

Back in 1992, while combing the Sears Christmas catalog for items I was going to request for the holiday season, I stumbled across 1:24 scale model vehicles for the first time. I remember it clearly:...

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First Look: 2020 IndyCar Aero Screen – What Do You Think Of It?

It seems the age of modern open cockpit race cars will soon join NASCAR pit stops and car magazines on the rack at your local stores. Mike Hull of Chip Ganassi Racing released these two photos on his...

The Hamill SR3 Is An Insane Small Block Powered Roller Skate – Ride In One At Goodwood Here

The Can-Am racing of the middle 1960s was all a prelude to what would become the most famous road racing series in the world for a couple of years in the early 1970s. It was also the period of time...