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Backroad Gold is American Pickers meets Chasing Classic Cars

Not all reality television is a guilty pleasure. Sure, there's stuff like <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> and <i>Real Housewives</i> that give the genre a bad name, but some reality TV can be genuinely fascinating. Take this latest reality show, set to air tomorrow on the Travel Channel. It's called <i>Backroad</i> …

Michelin Sets New Standard In Automotive Safety With Michelin(R) Premier(R) A/S Tire - Press Release

DETROIT, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the North American International Auto Show, Michelin introduced the MICHELIN® Premier® A/S tire with …

6 things I learned driving the ICON Thriftmaster

It's the first old pickup we'd actually want to drive hard in the canyons.<p>We spent a day driving Icon's Thriftmaster prototype while mind-melding with Jonathan Ward, the company's obsessively passionate founder. To be sure, this<p>is one impeccably crafted truck. But, perhaps more importantly, it may …

Celebrate Carroll Shelby's birthday with Road & Track

91 years later, his legend lives on.<p>Carroll Shelby is the reason Great Britain has speed limits.<p>As the story goes, the then-new Shelby-powered Cobra was being put through its paces on the M1 freeway in the mid-1960s. Numerous reports of the car blitzing down straight sections at 180 mph sent the …

1977 Ford Bronco

This 1977 Ford Bronco is said to have only one careful owner prior to the seller. It looks like it’s in excellent shape, and although the paint has …

2014 Detroit Auto Show Preview

Another year is upon us and that means another 12 months of auto show fun, plus all the new model and concept unveilings that come with it. First off …

1973 Unimog 406 4x4

This 1973 UNIMOG 406 is said to have excellent mechanicals including hydraulics and air assist, and is one of our favorite UNIMOG body styles with …

Clean 1962 Chevrolet C20 Long Bed

This 1962 Chevy C20 long bed looks very sharp lowered slightly over raised letter BF/Goodrich tires and standard dog dish hubcaps, and the two tone …

No Reserve 1972 Suzuki LJ20

This 1972 Suzuki LJ20 is said to be one of only 800 of the two stroke, two cylinder 4X4’s ever imported into the US. It’s said to be cosmetically …

1967 Intermeccanica Torino Project

This 1967 Intermeccanica Torino (chassis 2345-525KK) has not been started in 35 years, though was resprayed in the early ’90s. Pictures are …

Safest Cars For 2014 Announced By Insurance Institute For Highway Safety

The list of vehicles earning top safety ratings for 2014 by offering the highest levels of crash protection is shorter than last year due to tougher requirements, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said when it announced its 2014 safety awards earlier this month.<p>Thirty-nine vehicles met the …

Weekend Edition – All I want for Christmas is some low mileage GM Cars…

Well, it is that time of the year, and I decided to create this particular posting after stumbling across the website of Bob Adams Classic Cars, in …

1942 Dodge Power Wagon WC-13 Weapons Carrier

This 1942 Dodge Power Wagon WC-13 weapons carrier is said to have a strong running 251 CI straight six, new wooden floor boards and bed, and five …

Running 1965 Ford N600 Hauler Project

This 1965 Ford N600 project truck is said to be complete and stock and has a cool cab and hood design. It runs and drives but needs work, and we’d …

1964 Datsun NL320 Pick-Up

This 1964 Datsun NL320 (chassis 4L32060125C) is said to be an excellent starting point for a restoration, and though currently running and driving, …

Two Easy Ways to Block Unwanted Calls on Your Android Phone | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Unwanted telemarketing calls can be both frustrating and annoying, particularly when they interrupt your sleep, dinner, or time with your family or …

Declassified: America's Secret Flying Saucer

In the 1950s, a small team of engineers set to work on a secret program called Project 1794—a supersonic craft designed to shoot down Soviet bombers. Now a trove of declassified documents reveals the audacious mission to build a flying saucer.<p>In September 2012, Michael Rhodes, a technician at the …

In Hiroshima, Mazda's history on display

From modest three-wheelers to screaming four-rotor Le Mans winners.<p>As bright sun plays on the calm waters of the Seto inland sea, white-overalled workers bustle to load a shipment of shiny new CX-5 crossovers and Mazda 3 compact cars aboard a slab-sided car carrier. Once full, the rectangular …

Mazda

A 3-D Printer That Uses the Sun to Create Glass Objects Out of Sand

Marcus Kayser's Solar Sinter project turns the desert's resources into bowls<p>When design student Markus Kayser wanted to test his sun-powered, sand-fed 3-D printer, he knew the gray skies outside his London apartment wouldn't do. So he shipped the 200-plus-pound contraption to Cairo, Egypt, flew …

Chrysler Power

The 2015 Ford Mustang wants to conquer the world

But can it conquer its competition?<p>"The Mustang is the essence of Ford on a good day." So says Ford global marketing vice president Jim Farley, who's in charge of the sixth-generationMustang. Whether he means this or it's a case of accidental honesty, he's exactly right. The Mustang is Ford, for …

Sports Cars

Shelby Raptor is a 575-horsepower off-road goliath

Shelby American has definitely proven itself when it comes to tuning the Ford Mustang – look no further than its new 1,200-horsepower Shelby 1000 – but now the Las Vegas tuner has turned to the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor.<p>The big change for this already high-performance off-road pickup is the addition of …

Introducing the Hooniverse Obscure Muscle Car Garage, built by you!

Over the past few years there seems to be an explosion of vintage Muscle Cars available for sale, with values for GM Big Block, Mopar Hemi, and Ford …

4AGE Equipped 1981 Toyota Starlet

This 1981 Toyota Starlet looks decently clean and sounds like a well-built but not quite finished project. It’s running a MegaSquirt controlled 16 …

Here are your picks for the best cars under $30k

We heard you, loud and clear.<p>Not too long ago, the staff put our heads together and came up with a list of 12 of the best cars under $30,000 that were on sale at that point in 2013. Then we asked you if we blew it or nailed it, and what your picks would be.<p>Frankly, you guys had some great …

Ford Fiesta

Infographic of the Day: The Most Comprehensive Size Comparison of Science-Fictional Spaceships Yet

Click through the image for a closer look at this awesome chart of science-fictional spaceships compiled by DeviantART user DirkLoechel.

Car Porn in East LA

1983 Buick Regal – 1st Street, East Los Angeles, California<p><b>PORN AGAIN</b> I don’t know what I want more, those t-tops and rims or a chicken torta. There …

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