Latest Classic Car News

Top 15 tax-free classic cars
Any car constructed before January 1, 1976 is now eligible for historic status in the eyes of Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs. Here are some of the cars that were launched in 1975 and now enjoy official historic status. We start with the original BMW …

Man charged with bilking Montville, Ledyard classic car owners
NEW LONDON — A classic car broker is accused of stiffing car owners in Montville and Ledyard by selling their cars and then failing to give them the almost $ 60,000 they were owed for them. Steven Shapiro, 63, of Southbury, was arraigned Wednesday in …
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T workers keep Mattapan's classic cars on the tracks
The MBTA's Presidential Conference Cars – the vintage orange and cream-colored trolleys that shuttle passengers between Ashmont and Mattapan Square – are usually referred to as a “fleet.” But there are only ten such cars still among the living here in …
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Help Keep New Jersey's Custom Car Hobby Free; Support A.B. 118

Help Keep New Jersey's Custom Car Hobby Free; Support A.B. 118
The subject isn't nearly as emotional as the Second Amendment is to some U.S. citizens, but the freedom to own and operate a street rod, muscle car or replica custom vehicle is important to people whose passion is vintage cars of every category, and …
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Florida auction is crossing new oceans
After all, even if you're not a bidder, having more than 3,000 vehicles in one place is still one heck of a car show. But this year there's more to the story than just volume; it's also about diversity. Mecum built its reputation on American muscle …
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109 things to do in Southwest Florida before you die
Get your car fix at Muscle Car City, a museum showcasing more than 200 muscle cars from the '50s to the '70s. After looking under the hoods, tuck into the retro diner and visit the retro-inspired gift shop. 3811 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda. (941) 575 …
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Latest Muscle Car News

Acura NSX 001 Fetches .2 MIllion At Barrett-Jackson Auction
The only difference this time is that it wasn't an American muscle car, but rather, a Japanese sports car that all of us have been waiting years to arrive. Yes, the first production example of the all-new Acura NSX sports car just went under the hammer …
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Auto events for the week of Jan. 31
No national club affiliation required. We welcome all types of special interest domestic and foreign cars, including antiques, classics, sports cars, hot rods and street rods, muscle cars and trucks, however ownership of a car is not required for …
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Mecum Kissimmee 2016 – Auction Results

Mecum Kissimmee 2016 – Auction Results
While nearly every segment was represented at the auction, American muscle cars dominated the Top-10 at this year's event. The 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Tanker (Lot S160) at $ 710,000 and the 1970 Ford Torino King Cobra (Lot F104) at $ 525,000 were …
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100 Coolest Cars of Barrett-Jackson's 2016 Scottsdale Auction
… has commanded the attention of the automotive world with its vast selection of cars and trucks for every purse and purpose, from bespoke 1930s chariots and coach-built European luxury cars, to hot rods and customs, and 1950s cruisers and muscle cars.
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Porsche Exclusive 911 Turbo S Is A Better Bumblebee Than A Camaro
While Camaros are known for playing Bumblebee in the Transformers film franchise, we think this Porsche 911 Turbo S could prove an intriguing alternative for the muscle car. Created by Porsche Exclusive and ordered by a customer in North America, this …
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Mecum Collector Car Auction to be held at Osceola Heritage Park

Mecum Collector Car Auction to be held at Osceola Heritage Park
They'll be put up for sale at the Mecum Collector Car Auction at Osceola Heritage Park. WESH 2's Jason Guy has a preview. … THE MILLION-DOLLAR PLUS CARS. THE PRIDE AND JOY IS 1960'S AND 1970'S CORVETTES, AMERICAN MUSCLE CARS.
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Thursday, January 14th: Dusty Old Cars
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Tuned Infiniti QX70 Channels Its Inner Cayenne
You can make the same case for the Infiniti QX70. If you leave it alone, it's rather sporty-looking. The long bonnet gives it a sort of muscle car-like appearance and the only thing you can do to it without messing up the aesthetics too much is fit it …
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Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2016: 1965 Cobra

Countdown to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 2016: 1965 Cobra
Editor's note: This is the 19th in a 30-day sponsored series featuring cars to be sold January 23-31 during Barrett-Jackson's 45th Scottsdale auction. Few cars in history can match the impact of the Shelby Cobra; the 2,030-pound sports car was truly a …
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Massive House Blaze Destroys Classic Cars
Firefighters battled a late afternoon blaze that bled into the evening hours after a garage fire spread to a home on Orr's Island along the southern Maine coast. The fire at a Lower Road property in the shore town of Harpswell was reported around 4:30 …
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A counting for America's car museums
Nor did I find America's Packard Museum on the list, but I was there last summer — the museum is housed in an old, multi-story car dealership building in Dayton, Ohio. Speaking of Dayton, from the IMLS list you wouldn't know there are several classic …
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Huge Collection of Boss 302 Mustangs!

Huge Collection of Boss 302 Mustangs!
But as far as quality and diversity, the Boss 302 Display at the 2015 Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals on November 20th and 21st, 2015 was as good or better than any previous gatherings we've witnessed so far. Officials of MCACN seemed to agree.
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Dodge Challenger Hellcat Owner Makes a Video to Whine About Build Quality
The Hellcat phenomenon continues to spread over the internet. As more and more owners receive their muscle cars, some of them feel the need to share their Mopar-related feelings and emotions with us. However, not everybody understands what paying 70 …
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A Thief at the Y: Xhenet Aliu's Fiction
You are now the counselor, terrifying only to the stray kittens that hide out near your neighbor's muscle car, and you further can't trust the current campers to operate on the honor system, as the only kind of honor system these kids understand is the …
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Latest Muscle Car News

Choosing the Right Wheels & Tires for Our MaliBeater 1967 Chevrolet Malibu
Any muscle car enthusiast recognizes the importance of the wheel and tire combination. Rolling stock does more to proclaim the theme of a car than any other single factor. While we tend to love factory tire-and-wheel combinations at MCR, very few of …
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Best Products of 2015: Cars
The Charger Hellcat is the highlight of the two, transplanting the power and capability of its two-door sibling into a sedan, giving us America's only four-door muscle car. Its masterfully crafted supercharged engine delivers 707 horsepower and 650 …
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… at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton in August. The event featured over 3,000 Hot Rods, Customs, Classics, Street Machines, Muscle Cars and Trucks through 1972. There were activities for children, model car racing and a vintage drag race.
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Motor Authority Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS

Motor Authority Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS
The car reacts quickly to steering inputs, too, turning in sharply, staying pleasantly flat through corners, and rotating willingly. In fact, we think it's not appropriate to call the Camaro a muscle car or even a pony car any more. It's now a genuine …
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Critic's Picks: Museum of Glass holiday event, muscle madness at the LeMay
The LeMay America's Car Museum brings back “American Muscle: Modified Madness,” an exhibit of contemporized “restomod” muscle cars from 1964-1972. Cars to be on display include a 1964 Buick Skylark, a 1964 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 convertible and …
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Sneak peek of American Muscle – Modified Madness exhibit
Sleek and powerful, many of the muscle cars on display were actually the “mini vans” of yester-year. "When I was a little girl, these were the cars that my friend's mothers drove,” Crist said. For the next year, they'll remain in park – on display, as …

Monster Truck Announce European Spring Tour

Monster Truck Announce European Spring Tour
(Classic Rock) Monster Truck have announced that they will be launching a short 2016 European tour next spring in support of their latest album Sittin' Heavy, set for release on February 19 via Mascot Label Group. Frontman and bassist Jon Harvey says …

Whiteway users waiting patiently for more ice
Maintained by the Tony Creek Nordic Club, the Whiteway, when in full operation, boasts an ice skating trail alongside Nordic tracks for classic and skate cross country skiers. But the wait is going to be a … Mr. Kitching needs eight inches of ice …
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From Russia with love – classic GAZ 69 pimped up with V8 engine
Local tuning company Truck Garage has decided to be proud of the country's heritage and thus embarked on a quest to make a surprisingly desirable classic GAZ 69 off-roader. This is the first time we hear about the Truck Garage works – probably because …
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