on Sunday I’ll get back to my regular posting



it’s not possible that any other photo could illustrate that it’s Comic Con time any better, and I am offline til Sunday at least


598 mile 1st year Diablo, one owner, and one of 21 equipped with the Bruguet Type “4330” Chronometer, 300 thou and it’s yours

 this was a one-off, special-order, special wish example completed in brilliant "Impact White" with a complementary full white...

Letterer Johnny Watts, at age 81, still plies his trade the old-fashioned way: freehand, since age 13.

Using pictures Allen acquired, Watts lettered the car just as it would have been done back in the...

Firestone made drag slicks for the Ford Thunderbolt, specifically, back in the 60s.

Firestone Lightning Slicks. They’re unique to the Thunderbolt as they have a lightning-bolt tread pattern. Few remain still...

politicians have lost their minds, this makes it official…. , Alabama teens need a business license to mow lawns for money

Teenagers have been threatened by officials and other lawn services to show their city issued business license ($110)...

the Harley Sportster turns 60, 1957 to 2017


The McLaren F1. 25 years ago it was the fastest street legal car, at 231mph. It’s engine cover was gold foil.

it weighs the same as a Miata.It's worth 12-15 million dollars.If your engine needs a rebuild, they loan...

The Grand Tour season two, likely will be delayed while Hammond’s knee heals up so he can drive, but they released a preview

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jahD1bkVqNI]as ludicrous as the salaries and costs are for filming The Grand Tour, the 1st year profited...

Vermont’s Governor, Phil Scot, is the first sitting governor to ever win a stock car race, it was his 30th career win.

The sixty-year-old head of state scored his 30th career victory at Vermont's Thunder Road earlier this month in...

Today’s salute goes out to Daron Taylor, 9th grader with a lawn care business, and innovated a bike trailer for his mower to get between jobs with all the gear needed for jobs

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9FxPug5yRtI][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HlGJVq9QLA][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnFTC8-eFyQ]Daron Taylor started cutting grass when he was 14, preferring to spend his summer break...

Lagonda. Sounds quite British… but it’s not.

The Lagonda car company was founded in 1906 by Wilber Gunn, an American, who named the company after...

this looks like an incredible place to have a Concours due to the terraced lawn. Heveningham Hall in Sullfolk, England. Previously a WW2 airfield

Heveningham Hall is a 5000 acre estate deep in the heart of rural Suffolk. The house was mostly...

Described as one of the least used and lowest ownership examples of the D Type Jag – XKD 534

Shipped to Wellington from the Midland’s dealership Attwood’s, it was race-prepared for local enthusiast Sam Gibbons to enter...

The most famous quarrel over a car, was between two Ferrari owners, because they each had a copy of Ferrari 330P chassis # 0818

The Italian court affirmed in 2011 that the only real 0818 was that of Italian Fabrizio Violati. A...

the super secret Simca test track in Mortefontaine forest, 25 miles north of Paris

Henri Pigozzi, owner of Simca, decided that he needed a tool his engineers could discretely use to develop...

coincidence that these competitors were lined up in similar photos?


Buick Lucerne… named for a city in Switzerland. Why? I can’t find an answer online

The Lucerne (from 2006 through 2011) replaced both the upscale LeSabre, and top of the line, Park Avenue....

the CF Express for Centerforce Clutches powered by a BD Diesel twin turbo 24v Cummins

HRR started with...https://www.facebook.com/279345248777023/photos/a.280172842027597.72171.279345248777023/1191658390879033/?type=3

a beer truck catering company has outfitted a 1952 Chevy Panel truck, a 1965 Chevy Panel truck, a 1969 Chevy C-10, and a 1957 Chevy Apache 3100… and for $25000 you can buy a franchise


42,100 pounds of beer spilled in Colorado, a semi had to use the emergency ramp in Wolf’s Creek Colorado when his brakes failed

The 25-year-old driver managed to get on the second ramp he passed — which also happened to be...

the Ferrari collection in suburban Michigan, what a museum curator’s driveway looked like in 1965-69

“The Vignale coupe is a 225/250MM 0266M, the GP is a 166 no. 06C, on the right is...

the boat made from a B 29 and P51, and Zero, in the movie Kong Skull Island… the Gray Fox

https://twitter.com/reelnewshawaii/status/784924030595895297http://www.baomoi.com/hang-lu-hanh-tang-ve-xem-phim-kong-skull-island-de-cau-khach/c/21688252.epihttp://www.scified.com/news/new-kong-skull-island-concept-art-interviews-more-featured-sfx-magazine[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkbDrjar4h8][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lS3vxVrwVc]

Hot rods on Bonneville, 1951 one minute film

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unrestored 85,000-mile 1963 Corvette spent 30 years sitting in the parking lot outside the Johnson Space Center in Houston


this 1967 Comet GT is all original right down to the BFG Silvertowns and cheater slicks mounted on real Halibrand magnesium wheels. It was built for Leonard Wood

the 427-powered Merc, with Thunderbolt suspension pieces installed by Dearborn Steel Tubing and engine tuning by Holman and...

Factory steelies, vs body color, vs chrome aftermarket rims

those body color rims sure balance out the black and body color from top to bottomhttps://www.facebook.com/groups/996045710517424/permalink/1259987420789917/

7 minutes of hillclimbing Ferrari 250

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHgD0wJGcR0]

fantastic airbrushed tribute to the Polish Squadron, the 303 is painted on the Repinski Transport company truck and trailer (thanks Marcin!)

https://www.facebook.com/293570640681810/photos/a.298022643569943.67256.293570640681810/1353257621379768/?type=3&permPage=1[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NvT0eFz9po]https://www.facebook.com/Repi%C5%84ski-Transport-i-Spedycja-293570640681810/for the best look, use this link to see along the side of the truck and trailer,...

the Bardinon family GTO collection. French tax authorities would love to dial in their value, and get their cut. It might be a 75 or 200 million dollar collection

Last Feb, the family, squabbling over inheritance, etc, sold just one of these for 38.5 million dollars. That...

you know how Fords all seem to have had Autolite carbs? Well, it turns out that the 429 CJ in the 1970 and 1971 4 speed was topped with a Quadrajet

this one was found in a little swap meet in Royal Oak Michigan, for 6 bucks.Turns out that...

A bus in Brazil on a routine journey split in half leaving passengers clambering for the exit

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHLyKDbaAmQ]http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4681416/Dramatic-moment-bendy-bus-splits-HALF-journey.html

adapting to the world of powered vehicles, some horse replacement engines were strange looking