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This Ford GT40 Replica Was Born To Tear It Up Tastefully

Story by Eric Dean // Photography by Brian Bassard (aka Blacktop Motoring)<p>I’ve always been nostalgic for the racing cars of the ’60s and ’70s. Films …

There’s Nothing Quite Like A BMW 3.0 CS With Hidden Superpowers

With years of automotive history behind us, we’ve reached a point where it’s possible to create a bespoke car. Sure, coachbuilt specials have been …

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1973 Datsun 240Z

This 1973 Datsun 240Z is a strong-running and thoroughly documented example on offer by its third owner. The car was sold new in Rhode Island for …

Garage 101: Track Day Preparation – Tires

Previously I talked a bit about what you need to do to your brakes before you take your car out to the track for your first track day. If you missed …

BaT Alumni: Jägermeister 1973 BMW CSL Race Car

This 1973 BMW 3.5 CSL (chassis 2275204) was originally featured here on BaT back in 2008 and has been raced all over the west coast ever since. The …

Wiesmann pulls itself out of bankruptcy

There's been a raft of bankruptcies declared among niche European automakers recently. In the past year, the Cosworth, Gumpert, Artega, Lola and the London Taxi Company have all gone the way of the dodo. But the one we were most gutted by was Wiesmann.<p>The German producer of retro sportscars and …

1971 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV

This 1971 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV is said to run great and be rust-free, though the photos hint at some potential rust issues. Small round side markers …

Alpina All Over: 1974 BMW 2002tii Touring

This 1974 BMW 2002tii Touring is said to have only 21,871 miles from new and ha some choice period Alpina components. The seller doesn’t call it an …

The top 7 AMG cars of all time

It starts with The Hammer.<p><i>Road & Track</i> takes a look at the greatest AMG cars that have stretched a formula to its limits.<p><b>300 E Hammer</b><p>By the mid-1980s, AMG had become the tuner of choice for Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts due to its long list of bespoke parts available for every model from the 190E to …

Seller Submission: 35-Years-Owned 1968 BMW 1600

Says the seller: “The 1600 is a less common 45-year-old Bimmer. It was restored between 1981-1982, and has around 40k miles since and it’s been a …

BaT Exclusive: Driving Project 1973 BMW 3.0CS Sunroof

<b>10/9/2013 Update:</b> This BMW has been sold!<p><b>From 10/5/2013:</b><p>This 1973 BMW 3.0CS (chassis 2212984) is a Euro example that was purchased by the seller …

Upgraded 1965 Mercedes Benz Unimog 404 S

This 1965 Unimog 404 S has been rebuilt for improved performance over the past few years, and now runs a more powerful, balanced and blueprinted 2.5 …

This BMW M1 at a hillclimb is better than coffee

It doesn't matter which one, they were all cool.<p>While the BMW M1 was never particularly successful on its own in motorsports, the one-make series that spawned the Procar versions featured great driving, racing, and of course the beautiful sounds of the DOHC BMW 3.5 liter inline six.<p>While the series …

Korman Modified: 1974 BMW 3.0 CSL Batmobile

This 1974 BMW 3.0 CSL Batmobile (VIN #4355010, verified here in the E9 Registry) is number 10 of 57 ‘second batch’ series cars, and was brought to …

Nissan ZEOD RC - Photo Gallery

Don't call it a DeltaWing...do call it awesome. Have a closer look at Nissan's hybrid Garage 56 Le Mans entry.<p>Don't call it a DeltaWing...do call it awesome. Have a closer look at Nissan's hybrid Garage 56 Le Mans entry.

GM pits the Camaro Z/28 against the Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca

Baddest of them all?<p>General Motors is through playing around with the Ford Mustang. The upcoming Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 is a full four-seconds faster than the Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, Ford's most track-focused machine, around Milford Proving Grounds. Fanciness like carbon-ceramic brake rotors, …

Truck Thursday: 1983 Land Rover 110 Station Wagon

Hide your Defenders! The government is back at work! The Feds have laws to enforce and those vampires are hungry for blood!<p>Thankfully, this original …

M-fographic breaks down the history of BMW performance machinery

Few characters carry the kind of clout among performance enthusiasts as the letter M. For 35 years now, that one letter has adorned over 300,000 BMWs, each tuned to deliver a higher degree of performance than the stock models on which they're based.<p>The M division has worked up nearly 100 different …

Sharp Ivory 1966 Porsche 912

This 1966 Porsche 912 (chassis 455184) has been tastefully modified to a period race style, somewhat evoking the R Gruppe aesthetic. We’d lose the …

2016 Mercedes-Benz GT AMG Rendered and Detailed

One part SLS, one part 911; stir vigorously.<p><b>What It Is:</b> According to our sources in Germany, the most accurate rendering thus far of the forthcoming Mercedes-Benz GT AMG—a two-door sports car derived from the SLS AMG. Mercedes’ skunkworks team in Affalterbach have the other half of Stuttgart firmly …

Nissan unveils ZEOD RC at Nismo HQ in Japan [w/videos]

At Le Mans this past summer, Nissan unveiled the first prototype for the ZEOD RC, a new hybrid racecar which it intends to field at the famous French endurance race next year. Four months have passed since then, totaling eight month of development, and now Nissan has revealed the final form at the …

Audi Celebrates a DTM Championship by Dressing Up an A5

Mike Rockenfeller may not be a household name in the U.S., but American race fans might recognize it from the man’s win in the Rolex 24 at Daytona in 2010, or driving for Roger Penske in ALMS, or perhaps his 24 Hours of Le Mans win three years ago. Rockenfeller’s latest claim to fame comes courtesy …

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