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Category Archive: CAR FEATURES, HISTORIC, Videos

Classic YouTube: Bobby Unser’s 1975 Crash At Riverside In An IROC Camaro

The accident itself was spectacular enough: at the start of the 1975 IROC event at Riverside, Bobby Unser and Bobby Allison had a meeting of the metal that put both cars into a wall. Both cars met...

Project Binky Is Back And All Your Questions About This Project Are Being Answered

We love project Binky, and it has almost nothing to do with it being a cool little Mini. The truth is, the best part of this project is watching the cool fabrication work and seeing the reasoning go...

Lost And Found: Garrett Reed’s Monte Carlo, From Power Tour Theft To LS Fest X!

I’ve had the privilege of knowing Garrett Reed for a couple of years now. Good dude, always friendly, always chill, always working hard for his keep. Garrett is the kind of guy that I...

Bad Decision Lesson: Australian Burnouts In Reverse Are Not A Good Idea

Have you ever tried to set automatic transmission fluid on fire before? If you haven’t, I’ll spare you a trip to the emergency room: it burns nicely. I accidentally spilled maybe a shot...

The Dune’s Curse: Carnage By The Ton At The Liwa Hillclimb!

The Liwa hillclimb at the Moreeb Dune in the UAE is one of the most brutal motorsport activities we know of. Take serious, high-horsepower engines, shove them into older Nissan Patrols, and point...

Project Escargo Keeps On Keeping On. The Project Binky Boys Are Making Progress And It’s Going To Be Awesome!

Unique car haulers are cool, and when we last saw this one the boys from Bad Obsession Motorsport had just finished gutting it and getting it ready to start the renovation process. What had started...

Video: They Can’t All Be Winners – Even The Best of Us Can Gamble and Lose On A Car

We give our pal Tommy Lee Byrd loads of credit for making and posting this video. Why? Well guys that have been round the car game forever and guys who had great track records of buying, fixing, and...

Pony Wars Episode 2 Is LIVE! Watch The Mopar Come Together And See How It Compares To The Ford And Chevrolet

The 2019 Horsepower Wars Pony Wars Competition started off with 3 stock pony cars and ended with three evil beasts that made stupid power and hauled ass. We took a 2019 Camaro SS, a 2019 Mustang GT,...

Father And Son Bonding: This Datsun 240Z Rally Build Is All Sorts Of Awesome

Most kids dream of the day where a father-son project becomes a thing. Helping build a house, or maybe going on a hunt, or kicking back in the boat on the water, “fishing” while knocking...

Project Binky Gets Some Bad Ass Cooling! You Have To Check This Out Because It Will Inspire You

Cooling systems are often treated with little or no respect, especially when it comes to projects that are nearly done but well and truly smashing the budget. It is easy to convince yourself that a...

Rare GM Muscle Cars Found Stored In A Furniture Factory Basement!

We hear the term “barn find” thrown around all the time now, but how about basement finds? Yep, this is a whole collection of old GM Muscle Cars that have been stored for at least 15...

Pony Wars Episode 1 Is Out! Camaro vs Mustang vs Challenger!

The 2019 Horsepower Wars Pony Wars Competition started off with 3 stock pony cars and ended with three evil beasts that made stupid power and hauled ass. We took a 2019 Camaro SS, a 2019 Mustang GT,...

Attack Of The Mom Buggy: Watch This 5,000lb, Turbo Six Powered, All Wheel Drive Barge Run 9s At 140+!

This is one of those cars that we have always wanted to know more about because it has evolved right before our eyes on the internet. Thanks to that same internet, we now know the full story behind...

Radical Truck Video: This 1973 Ford F600 Custom Pickup Is Absolutely Cool!

So today is my Brazilian kick, I suppose as this is our second peek into the car culture of that South American country and boy is it strong. Technically this is truck culture but you know what...