Cars

The great American Dream Cars of the 1950’s

Everyone already knows the Big Three car companies of Ford, GM, and Chrysler. Those have continued in some form or another to produce cars to this day, but back in that illustrious 50’s decade the motoring landscape was dotted with other carmakers putting their products on the new Interstates. We had Hudsons, Kaisers, Packards, Studebakers, even your occasional Crosley and ... Read More »

The Most Beautiful Cars Ever Built

In all, thirty-four 250 Testa Rossas were built, from 1956 through 1961. The phrase “Testa Rossa” means “red head.” The most well known, the 250TR, was produced from 1957 to 1958; only 2 factory cars and 19 customer cars were built. After the 250 GTO, the 250 Testa Rossa is the second most valuable Ferrari model, often valued at more ... Read More »

ASTON MARTIN introduces 2015 Vanquish

CLOAKED IN A SUIT OF CARBON-FIBER, the new Vanquish is lighter, stronger and more dramatic than ever. Boasting an exceptionally high strength-to-weight ratio, this advanced material reduces mass and increases structural rigidity. It has enabled the design team to realize amplified, muscular forms that would otherwise be impossible to produce in conventional materials and provided the engineers a superior platform ... Read More »

Greatest Muscle Cars of the Sixties

The editors of ClassicAutomobiles.info has just created a list of eleven of the greatest iconic muscle cars of this amazing era. From very first official muscle car, the 1964 Pontiac GTO,  which inspired the pop song hit “Little GTO” by the Ronnie &The Daytonas to its end of the decade 1969 GTO Judge, of which got its name from a ... Read More »

Excellent Buys in Modern Classic Cars

Are Modern Classic Sports Cars a Good Investment? It takes more than an inventive advertising campaign to qualify a modern classic sports car as a truly valuable classic car investment, one that will at some point provide a return to its owner above the price initially paid. Unfortunately the biggest factor seems to be luck, few recent supposed instant classics ... Read More »

These 10 Ferraris SOLD for $66 Million

classicautomobiles.info reported on the Bonhams Auction Results today, saying  that this Ferrari set the record of the highest automobile ever sold at an auction, anywhere. It went for $38,115,000. It was estimated to go for over $60,000,000 but it seems the only other bidder backed out. In total 10 Ferrari’s where auctioned grossing over $66 million dollars. It was a most ... Read More »

Cars of the rich and wealthy

Everyone needs a set of wheels to get from point A to point B. Some choose to be flashy in $100,000 electric sports cars while others are content cruising around in everyday vehicles. When you think of the wealthy, if you do, what do imagine them driving? A Porsche 911? A Lamborghini Gallardo? An old-school Rolls-Royce? Luxury models led the ... Read More »

A look at the 2014 BMW 4-series Convertible

The 4-series employs a three-piece retractable hardtop, just as the preceding BMW 3-series convertible did. It will go up or down in about 20 seconds. Price range is around $48,000 to $60,000 depending on model and added options. Optional features include heated front seats, a self-parking system, which can automatically locate a parking spot and steer the car into it, ... Read More »

Iranian solar car breaks record in US race

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iranian solar car dubbed Havin-2 broke the record in American Solar Challenge, Circuit of the Americans competition, in Texas, the US. Havin-2, as the only Iranian representative, could pass behind Circuit of the Americans in 4.56 minutes, a record for a solar car. The US Michigan University team came second with 5.5 minutes. The US MIT failed to ... Read More »

Audi TDI: The bestseller for efficiency

Around 7.5 million Audi TDI models sold since 1989 Audi is marking a very special anniversary: It was 25 years ago that the company first unveiled the TDI engine, which has since gone on to become the most successful efficiency technology on both road and racetrack. Since that time, Audi has achieved worldwide sales of around 7.5 million automobiles with ... Read More »