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Cadillac set to put super-sexy Escala concept into production in 2021

Let's jump in the wayback machine and head all the way back to 2016 when Cadillac introduced its Escala concept at Pebble Beach. The Escala was Cadillac's take on a flagship sedan that would exist above the CT6. It was gorgeous, sleek and powered by a 4.2-liter turbocharged V8. Well, according to …

Cadillac

Carroll Shelby's One-Off Lonestar "Cobra III" Revealed At Amelia

Only one prototype was made of the planned replacement for the Cobra, and it's barely been seen since 1975. Now it's been restored and is on show at …

The 1966 Lotus Elan – Twin Cam British Roadster Royalty

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Design<p>The Lotus Elan is a British sports car with a cult following around the world, since it was first …

Lotus Cars

The Two Best Scramblers on the Market Take On One of the Greatest Riding Roads in America

It's Just the Matter of Getting There<p>To really put a motorcycle through the wringer, it has to be pushed to the limits of its purpose in the harshest …

Meet The World’s Only Lamborghini Miura Roadster

A beautiful one-off.<p>The Lamborghini Miura is an automotive icon and arguably the world’s first supercar. It put Lamborghini on the map and challenge …

Read Roald Dahl's Powerful Letter to Parents About Vaccination From 1988

In 1962, Roald Dahl, the British author of beloved children's books including <i>Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda,</i> and <i>Fantastic Mr Fox</i>, lost …

Lotus Elise Sport 220 - evo Car of the Year best sports car

25 Dec 2017Much has happened at Lotus in the last 20 years but one thing has remained a constant – the enduring brilliance of the Elise. It’s called …

1971 Intermeccanica Italia Spyder – Red On Black

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Italian<br>• Rare<p>I have a bit of a soft spot for the Intermeccanica Italia Spyder. It has just the right blend of …

Art Deco Masterpiece: A Majestic resurfaces in L.A.

Motorcycle styling has always been conservative rather than revolutionary. Even the most famous machines from history fit into a very obvious lineage of aesthetic development.<p>There’s nothing rebellious about early board trackers, BMWs, Brough Superiors, Vincents or Crockers. The engineering might …

Art Deco

The Last Shelby Cobra 289

Reading time: about 5 minutes.<p>American<br>• British<br>• Cars<p>This is the last Shelby 289 Cobra that would ever be sold, capping off a remarkably successful run …

Sports Cars

1981 Toyota Trekker

The spiritual predecessor of the 4runner, the Toyota Trekker was the result of a partnership between the Japanese automaker and Winnebago. Combining …

Automotive Industry

New York City owns a creepy island that almost no one is allowed to visit — here's what it's like

Less than a mile from Manhattan — one of the priciest and most densely populated places in the world — exists a little-known island that people abandoned nearly 55 years ago.<p>"North Brother Island is among New York City's most extraordinary and least known heritage and natural places," wrote the …

1968 Shelby Mustang GT350 4-Speed

This 1968 Shelby Mustang GT350 was built at the Metuchen plant on December 7, 1967 and delivered new on January 12, 1968. Originally ordered through …

Man woken up by mysterious noises outside his home gets the most amazing surprise

When a photographer awoke to strange sounds coming from outside his house he may well have feared there was an intruder trying to get in.<p>Living in …

Cute Animals

Ford’s extreme, 200-mph Talladega King Cobra that almost took on the Dodge Charger Daytona

Recently, we featured the rare, homologation-special 1969 Ford Torino Talladega—the car that broke Dodge’s NASCAR dominance and won 13 races that …

ALMOST FLAT FOUR. Motorworld’s Pristine 1936 Puch P800

We love featuring bikes from Russia’s Motorworld because each and every one is like a script for the next Indiana Jones movie, just without the …

Firebird TT Concept

The firebird of ancient myth could never die — rising from the ashes to be reborn in flaming splendor. The Pontiac Firebird is dead and won't be …

1963 Superformance MKII Slab Side Cobra Replica

This Superformance MKII Slab Side Cobra was purchased by the seller as a rolling chassis and completed in 2015, with a reported build total of …

Classic Cars

The Insanely Cool Last Remaining Original Ford GT40 Roadster Is For Sale

Sometimes I just have to wonder how somebody could let a particular car go, and then I remember that I’ve never seen more than four figures on a …

1954 Pegaso Z-102 Series II Saoutchik

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Rare<p>A Brief History of the Pegaso Z-102<p>The Pegaso Z-102 was a technologically advanced sports car …

Alfa Romeo

Watch a Wild Motorcycle Ride Across California's Stunning Landscapes

Soak in the sights from Ventura to Death Valley.<p>If you think you’ve seen California, look again. Both the highest and lowest points in the contiguous United States can be found here along with more than four million acres of National Park land. From the seat of a motorcycle, a veil is lifted, a …

National Parks

1975 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40 Diesel

This 1975 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40 was imported to Costa Rica in November 1974 and acquired by the seller two years ago. He purchased it from the …

DC Cop Turns VW Camper Van Into Really Trippy Vehicle

Amazingly, the van can reach speeds of 100 mph.<p>If you see Jeff Bloch driving by in his camper van, you’re to be forgiven if you think you’re suddenly on LSD.<p>The VW van looks like something straight out of the Summer of Love, but with one big difference: the van looks like it’s sideways.<p>Don’t worry …

The $350,00 Ferrari GTC4 Lusso might be the most offbeat Ferrari a lot of money can buy

Ferrari makes two kinds of dream machines: sports cars and GT cars. The former rank is currently filled by the 488 GTB mid-engine supercar and the LaFerrari hypercar; the latter is occupied by the California T and the 812 Superfast.<p>Then there's the oddball of this aristocratic lineup: the GTC4 …

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1964 AC Cobra 289

Reading time: about 4 minutes.<p>American<br>• British<br>• Cars<br>• Shelby<p>Despite the fact that it was only built from 1962 to 1967, the AC Cobra had a profound impact …

Sports Cars

The cars that went from racetrack to road

Ford built its new road-going GT supercar to win Le Mans. Last year, at the first time of asking, it did just that, scooping GTE Pro class honours. …

Ford GT

1962 Austin-Healey 3000 BT7 4-Seat Roadster

This 1962 Austin-Healey 3000 is a late production BT7 that was recently restored by Wheels of Time in Pine Plains, New York. It was purchased by the …

Watch This 1962 British Car Show

In 1962, Pathe News visited the Earls Court Motor Show to get a look at the latest in British cars. It's a rich display—there's the classic Ford …

1966 Lola T70 MkII Spyder

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Racing<p>The first Lola T70 was built in 1965 based directly on the lessons learnt at Lola during the …