If you have the desire to drive a Pontiac these days, you can hardly avoid a Restomod project! The brand, which was named after an Aztec king, did not survive the global economic crisis in 2008 and was wound up by General Motors ...Continue reading "
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We recently reported that Formula 1 driver Jenson Button was involved in the development process of Radford's Lotus Type 62-2. What we didn't report is that the 2009 world champion loves so-called restomods. And such a specimen will...Continue reading "
It's been a long time since the traditional Italian brand Alfa Romeo vied for buyers in the upper middle class. The last upper class model of the Milanese was the Alfa 166, which at the beginning of the new millennium was more or less unsuccessful against the ...Continue reading "
The Corvette C2 Roadster, which is rare, is often equipped with new technologies such as a more powerful engine, better brakes and a new chassis. The result is what is known as a “restomod vehicle”. And one such example is this 1963 ...Continue reading "
In the 60s, American pickup trucks were mostly used exclusively as commercial vehicles. At that time, the concept of the lifestyle vehicle did not exist and the marketing departments of the US automobile companies had not yet come up with the idea of selling their packhorse to young people with outdoor hobbies ...Continue reading "
The team from Gunther Werks is planning to rebuild a Porsche 911 of the 993 generation of its 25R Coupé Restomod Edition limited to 400 vehicles (inspired by the Porsche 911 Speedster 993). This time the result should be a Viola-Lilametallic (Viola Metallic Purple) lacquered Speedster, ...Continue reading "
The Plymouth Barracuda is a car that not many people know about these days. And this completely rebuilt white Barracuda from 1969 with elegant red stripes shows that the classic is completely wrongly behind the Ford Mustang or the Dodge ...Continue reading "
The current SUV market is downright overcrowded with an incredible number of models. Choosing the right vehicle can be a real adventure. For those who are into the good old off-roaders, however, the list of possible vehicles is much poorer. ...Continue reading "
A significantly modified Pontiac Bonneville Coupé from 1959 in the striking Porsche Riviera Blue is currently being auctioned on the Barrett-Jackson auction platform. The no-bid auction is scheduled for January 27-30 in Scottsdale, Arizona. According to Barrett-Jackson ...Continue reading "
This 5 Chevrolet K1989 Blazer no longer has the standard 5,7-liter V8 small block under the hood, but is now fired by a 408 cubic inch V8. And the Prestige Motorsports team from North Carolina built it. And not only has the engine ...Continue reading "
For the 35th anniversary of production at the Sunderland plant, Nissan is making a very special gift: the legendary Nissan Bluebird, the first British-made product, is now rolling off the production line as a fully electric special model. The "Newbird" is unique: it combines a long tradition ...Continue reading "
Due to the relatively short distance to the Asian continent, there is a large fan scene in Australia that deals with Japanese automobiles. Unlike JDM fans in Europe or the USA, down under people like to modify classic models from Far Eastern manufacturers instead of ...Continue reading "
Did you know that the first Ford Mustang almost came out under the model name Torino? The then marketing department of the brand with the blue oval used the model name, namely for the late prototypes in the final testing phase. At the end …Continue reading "
If you are looking for a classic Toyota Land Cruiser with lots of modern amenities, this one-off piece from the TLC Automotive team may be just the thing for you. The company is a subsidiary of Icon, but focuses ...Continue reading "