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3 hr 17 min ago

$22 Million Ferrari Sale Boosts Sotheby’s SoCal Visit

A 1956 Ferrari 290 MM driven by Juan Manuel Fangio, Phil Hill and Stirling Moss sold for $22.005 million Saturday at RM Sotheby’s collector car auction held at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. RM Sotheby’s notes that the price is among the 10 highest ever paid for a collector car at a public auction.
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Jalopnik
Saturday, 8 Dec 2018 

Go Ahead And Laugh At Me Geeking Out At This Air-Cooled Volkswagen Gathering In Monterey

Our very overworked video team has finally gotten around to editing all the video taken this summer when I went on the big Airhead Treffen, a shared excuse for air-cooled Volkswagen owners all over to drive around and get together in one place and geek the fuck out over air-cooled VWs. That’s why you’ve been seeing all this air-cooled content showing up lately. If you think you can stomach more of it, this video has all kinds of great old VWs to geek out over. Like I did.
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Saturday, 8 Dec 2018 

Find Of The Day – 1976 Pontiac Grand Prix S 

From the seller's description: This is a Triple Black 1976 Pontiac Grand Prix SJ with Original Black Paint, Black Cabriolet Top, and Black Leather Interior.
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Car Scoops
Sunday, 9 Dec 2018 

Rolls-Royce Dawn Black Badge Trichromatic Is Very White And Blue

This special edition Dawn was commissioned with a dual-tone Arctic White and Matte Arctic White exterior.
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Jalopnik
7 hr 59 min ago

At $8,500, Could This 1981 Chevy Malibu Wagon Bring Home The Bacon?

Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Malibu comes with a crate motor and wood panelling. Let’s see if this Canadian wagon also has what it takes to make it an addition to your family tree.
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Auto Blog
7 hr 19 min ago

First Year Of Porsche Taycan Production May Already Be Sold Out

Filed under: Green,Plants/Manufacturing,Porsche,Sedan,Electric,Future,Luxury,Performance Porsche USA CEO says Tesla is the No. 1 conquest brand.Continue reading First year of Porsche Taycan production may already be sold out First year of Porsche Taycan production may already be sold out originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Saturday, 8 Dec 2018 

Junkyard Gem: 1990 Toyota Camry DX With V6 And 5-speed

Filed under: Etc.,Automotive History This 1990 Toyota Camry in a Denver area self-service junkyard has 300,000 miles on the clock, a V6 engine, and a 5-speed manual transmission.Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1990 Toyota Camry DX with V6 and 5-speed Junkyard Gem: 1990 Toyota Camry DX with V6 and 5-speed originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 08 Dec 2018 14:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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7 hr 4 min ago

Elon Musk On '60 Minutes' Says Tesla's New Chairwoman Can't...

Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Green,Plants/Manufacturing,TV/Movies,Tesla,Crossover,Sedan,SUV,Electric He also says nobody is checking his tweets, and he might buy a GM plant.Continue reading Elon Musk on '60 Minutes' says Tesla's new chairwoman can't rein him in Elon Musk on '60 Minutes' says Tesla's new chairwoman can't rein him in originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:55:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Auto Blog
4 hr 4 min ago

Carlos Ghosn Wanted To Retrieve Cash, Artwork From Rio Apartment

Filed under: Earnings/Financials,Government/Legal,Nissan Ghosn, another executive and Nissan itself were formally charged today.Continue reading Carlos Ghosn wanted to retrieve cash, artwork from Rio apartment Carlos Ghosn wanted to retrieve cash, artwork from Rio apartment originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:55:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Sunday, 9 Dec 2018 

Leaping Lemur Surprises Florida Trooper During DUI Arrest

Filed under: Etc.,Government/Legal,Videos,Weird Car News Miko bites, suspect told trooperContinue reading Leaping lemur surprises Florida trooper during DUI arrest Leaping lemur surprises Florida trooper during DUI arrest originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 09 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Chevy Camaro Chief Engineer Reportedly Switching To EV Program

Filed under: Green,Chevrolet,GM,Electric,Performance Al Oppenheiser will be chief engineer of GM's future EVsContinue reading Chevy Camaro chief engineer reportedly switching to EV program Chevy Camaro chief engineer reportedly switching to EV program originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:48:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Watch, Listen As Chevy Corvette C8.R Tests At Sebring

Filed under: Spy Photos,Chevrolet,GM,Coupe,Performance,Racing It doesn't quite sound how we expected.Continue reading Watch, listen as Chevy Corvette C8.R tests at Sebring Watch, listen as Chevy Corvette C8.R tests at Sebring originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Dec 2018 10:10:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Fiat Chrysler Taps Amazon, Shell Execs To Fill Roles

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs,Alfa Romeo,Chrysler,Dodge,Fiat,Jeep,RAM Continue reading Fiat Chrysler taps Amazon, Shell execs to fill roles Fiat Chrysler taps Amazon, Shell execs to fill roles originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Motor1
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Bloodhound SSC Record Attempt Ends After Financial Collapse

Unable to find a buyer, the 1000mph land speed record attempt project has been forced to close.
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Auto Blog
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

2019 Lexus ES 350 F Sport Quick Spin Review | Yet Another Lexus Surprise

Filed under: Lexus,Quick Spins,Sedan,Luxury Like the LC and LS, the transformed ES wows with its engaging dynamics.Continue reading 2019 Lexus ES 350 F Sport Quick Spin Review | Yet another Lexus surprise 2019 Lexus ES 350 F Sport Quick Spin Review | Yet another Lexus surprise originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
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Matte Lambo In London

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Love The Rear Of The Performante

"The airplane stays up because it doesn't have the time to fall." - Orville Wright
December 10, 2018   Ancient China -- Since the beginning of time, mankind has looked up at birds (and to a lesser extent bugs) and marveled at their ability to soar across the sky. Humans...
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Nissan 240z

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2019 Audi R8 Performance Rear Shot

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Sunday, 2 Dec 2018 

Junkyard Gem: 1964 Buick Special Sedan

Sibling to the Chevrolet Chevelle, Pontiac Tempest, and Oldsmobile Cutlass, this 1964 Buick Special sedan ends its life in a Northern California junkyard.
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AutoBlog
Friday, 30 Nov 2018 

Junkyard Gem: 1964 Dodge Dart Station Wagon

A 1964 Dodge Dart station wagon, found in a Silicon Valley wrecking yard, logged 54 years of reliable service.
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AutoBlog
Friday, 30 Nov 2018 

Ford Teases 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 Supercharger Before Detroit Reveal

Ford will reveal the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 on Jan. 14, 2019, at the Detroit Auto Show and has dropped the first teaser photo of the GT500's internals, an image of the supercharger cover bearing a large black snake.
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The Classic Cars Journal
Monday, 19 Nov 2018 

Marilyn Monroe’s Thunderbird Sells For $490,000 At Auction

A 1956 Ford Thunderbird once owned and driven by screen legend Marilyn Monroe sells for $490,000 at a Beverly Hills auction of Hollywood celebrity memorabilia.
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Jalopnik
Friday, 30 Nov 2018 

How I Rescued My $1,800 Project BMW E30 From All Of Its Rust

It’s always intimidating cutting into a car’s sheet metal. But when it’s your first time ever doing it, it can be downright scary. However, this was something I grew accustomed to; the 1989 BMW 325i E30 that I purchased for $1,800 five months ago hit me with a shocker the moment I began working on it: It had rust, and lots of it.
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The Classic Cars Journal
Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 

American Exotic: 1990 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Sports Car

The Pick of the Day is a true American exotic sports car, a 1990 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1, a limited-edition performance model still at an affordable price
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Car Scoops
Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 

Porsche Counts Down Its Top 5 Most Valuable Cars To Date

If you thought that the Porsche 911 GT2 RS was expensive, time to reconsider.
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The Classic Cars Journal
Monday, 19 Nov 2018 

Marilyn Monroe’s Thunderbird Sells For $490,000 At Auction

A 1956 Ford Thunderbird once owned and driven by screen legend Marilyn Monroe sells for $490,000 at a Beverly Hills auction of Hollywood celebrity memorabilia.
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The Classic Cars Journal
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

One-off GT500 Super Snake Mustang Heading To Auction

The only 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake Ford Mustang has been consigned to the docket for Mecum Auction’s Kissimmee, Florida, auction scheduled for February 3-13.
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Jalopnik
Wednesday, 5 Dec 2018 

At $5,100, Is This 1989 Merkur XR4Ti A Mercury Rising?

The seller of today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe XR4Ti describes it being “as new.” Considering that the cars didn’t do so well when new, maybe that’s damning it with faint praise, and maybe that makes its price damnable too.