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All Six Shelby Daytona Coupes Will Make an Appearance at Goodwood Revival

For the first time since 1965, you can see them all together.<p>The Goodwood Revival, held in England later this month, is known for showcasing historic racing legends. This year's theme? Front-engine GT race cars. And in that category, only one name comes to mind.<p>Since their 1965 race at Le Mans, all …

Bugatti's Vision Gran Turismo is a glimpse of the future

Well, this is interesting. Now that Bugatti has delivered all 450 examples of the Veyron 16.4, attention has turned to what the French carmaker and its corporate parent, the Volkswagen Group, could possibly do to top this rolling assault on physics (and, sometimes, good taste).<p>This, we’re afraid, …

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Top Gear's New Host Is Auctioning Off His Ferraris

Get your checkbooks out, because Chris Evans is selling.<p>In a couple of weeks, new Top Gear U.K. hire Chris Evans will be selling six Ferraris from his own Ferrari collection at the Bonhams Goodwood Revival auction. Three of these classic cars will fetch at least seven figures. Below are a few of …

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A Crash Course in the Current Crop of Electric and Hybrid Supercars

The differences between plug-in hybrid and fully electric.<p>There was a time where I, at least, worried about the future of performance cars. I saw the restricting emissions regulations and the rising price of oil and believed that nothing good would come of it.<p>I was wrong.<p>The changing times haven't …

A Preview of the 1480-hp Bugatti Veyron Replacement

One of the more unique aspects of Gran Turismo is the Vision GT series of concept cars that manufacturers are creating just for the game. Some of them are total fiction, while others are serving as prototypes or teasers for upcoming production cars.<p>The Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo is distinctly more …

This Lego Porsche 917K Is Perfection

Look how great this is. Do you see how great this is?<p>The cars that people can create out of Legos are simply amazing. A little while back, we showed you a Jaguar XJR-9 that looked basically perfect. Now, the same guy is back and he's built a Porsche 917K that looks just as good as the real …

Fresh 1961 Austin Se7en Mini

This 1961 Austin Mini is a former BaT exclusive from July 2014 that has received extensive work since including a professional glass-out respray in …

Lightspeed Classic 911 rocks out with its sprockets out

Singer does a pretty damn good job re-imagining the Porsche 911, but the faithful will aptly tell you that it's not the only name in the business. Munich-based Autoaktiv Motorsport also does a pretty compelling rendition of the classic German sports car. It's called the Lightspeed Classic, and this …

2016 Nissan Maxima Earns Five-Star Safety Ratings

The federal government recently posted its safety ratings for the 2016 Nissan Maxima, and in New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) testing this fully …

The Best Travel Books to Inspire Your Next Driving Adventure

Pick one up, then get out of town.<p>The most captivating adventures are the ones inspired by curious appreciation of the unknown. But where do you go for inspiration? Sure, there are city guide books and tourist-friendly manuals to seeing as much of a new destination in the shortest amount of time, …

1967 Mercedes-Benz 250SL

This 1967 Mercedes Benz 250SL is a 3 owner example that has remained in Fort Wayne, Indiana since new. The car has never been restored and retains …

2016 Mercedes-AMG C63 S and Cadillac ATS-V go Head 2 Head

For decades, the BMW M3 has been the luxury sports sedan benchmark. “But the thing about the M3 is the longer you’re on top of the mountain, the more people rise up and try to knock you off the peak,” says “Head 2 Head” host Jonny Lieberman in this new episode. The latest cars attempting to knock …

More Fiberglass: Porsche 1500RS Coupe Replica

This Porsche 1500RS replica started out as a standard 550 Spyder replica but had a roof added at a later date in an effort to replicate the closed …

A Visual History of Jeep Pickup Trucks: The Lineage Is Longer Than You Think

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Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo to step into the real world in Germany

Bugatti is one of the many automakers who whipped up awesome digital concept cars that people can drive in the Gran Turismo video game. A few of …

Liberty Walk Lamborghini Aventador Sounds Absolutely Killer

The look is controversial, to say the least. But the sound is just amazing.<p>Liberty Walk has, let's say, a very particular aesthetic for its supercar builds. To say the outfit's custom cars are "love them or hate them" is an understatement. If you dig already-outlandish machines turned into comic …

Gizmo Overload: 1990 Toyota Crown Royal Saloon G V8

This 1990 Toyota Crown Royal Saloon (VIN UZS131-028437) is a fairly well kept example of the relatively scarce V8 powered model. Fitted with the same …

38k-Mile 2000 Porsche 911 Carrera 6-Speed

This 2000 Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe is an original and accident-free example with 38k miles from new as verified by the Carfax report viewable below. …

Classic Cars

No Reserve: 1949 Hudson Super Six

This 1949 Hudson Super Six sedan was purchased on eBay last year after the seller spotted it here on BaT. It had previously received a mild …

The Ride is back: twice as nice and 10% off

Two years ago, with a sense of trepidation, we launched our first book The Ride. We expected it to be popular with the custom cognoscenti, but it ended up hitting the mainstream and topping the bestseller listings.<p>So now we’re back, with <i>The Ride 2nd Gear</i>. Once again, it’s 320 high quality pages …

Restored 1978 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40

This 1978 Toyota FJ40 has just been body-off restored by the seller, who has restored several other FJs in the past. When the original body was …

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Running Rough: Decade Parked 1989 BMW M3

This 1989 BMW M3 (VIN WBSAK0307K2198554) has been off the road since 2002, but remains original and not track driven. Long a performance bargain, …

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RM Sotheby's London Sale Next Week: Our Favorites

The RM Sotheby’s London sale is happening this coming Monday, and it features a very compelling variety of cars that we wouldn’t expect to find in …

No Matter How Safe Racing Gets, It'll Always Be Dangerous

We've come so far, but danger will always be lurking.<p>Justin Wilson's deathshook the Verizon IndyCar Series to the core, and with the advent of social media, drivers like Justin who regularly engaged fans become like family to a network of international followers.<p>The artifice of closeness created by …

Deux Quatre Chevaux: Renault 4CV Project Pair

This pair of Renault 4CV’s are offered as a package with many parts according to the seller, including spares from the model’s Dauphine successor. …

2016 Dodge Charger, Jeep Wrangler Pickup, Tesla Model X: What’s New @ The Car Connection

he 2016 Dodge Charger combines elements of old muscle car styling with a modern aesthetic. The Coke-bottle shape is right out of the Sixties, but the …

Lemon Wedge: 13K Mile 1979 Lotus Esprit S2

This 1979 Lotus Esprit S2 (VIN 79060179S) impresses in several ways, most notably its remarkably low 13k original miles. Early cars like this aren’t …

Ever Wonder What Your Favorite Car Would Look Like as a Shooting Brake?

Rain Prisk renders cars as hatchbacks and shooting brakes. (He takes requests, too!)<p>More often than not, car renderings you come across on the internet are shoddy; that is, you can see where the artist was headed, but they didn't quite stick the landing. Something is usually disproportionate or at …

Jaguar confronts poor quality rap with new cars, long warranties

It's not often auto executives speak frankly about their brand's history of making "bad cars."<p>But the chiefs at Jaguar — now under new management — know they have a dubious legacy to overcome. The historically British brand, now owned by Indian giant Tata, had become known for building beautiful …

Tesla Model 3 Preorders Coming in March, Says Musk

Production won't begin until late 2017, but Elon Musk will let you get in line come springtime.<p>Tesla Motors' tweeter-in-chief Elon Musk took to his favorite social-media platform yesterday afternews broke about the ever-upcoming Model X electric crossover, and in the process, he revealed some new …