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BMW CS reinterpretation proves retro can be sexy [w/video]

Designer David Obendorfer doesn't work for BMW, but perhaps the German automaker should give him a call. His CS Vintage Concept shows a singular ability to understand the brand's classic style and reinterpret it for today. He isn't some amateur, either. Obendorfer has an industrial design degree …

Honda Mean Mower Reaches 116.57 MPH (W/Video)

No, this announcement from Honda isn’t a day late. After reaching an average speed of 116.57 mph, the <b>Honda Mean Mower</b> is officially the world’s fastest lawn mower, a feat verified by the folks at Guinness World Records.<p>Honda, along with its British Touring Car Championship partner, Team Dynamics, …

Motorcycles

2015 Ford Mustang GT 50th Anniversary Caught

With the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang approaching, it’s no surprise that the Blue Oval will offer a special anniversary edition model. A 2015 Ford Mustang GT 50th Anniversary prototype has been spotted prowling the streets as seen in these images.<p>Based on the 2015 Mustang GT, the 50th …

Sports Cars

The Saleen Tesla Model S Is Such A Crazy Idea It Just Might Work

For years, Saleen has been in the business of helping various Ford Mustangs and other cars be all they that can be through extensive tuning. A few …

Photos: Sam Smith's 1965 Shelby GT350 replica

View photos from Sam Smith's journey to retrace the steps of Carroll Shelby in his own 1965 Shelby GT350 replica.<p>From L.A. to Las Vegas, tracing Carroll Shelby's legacy.

Sports Cars

700 HP kit for New Mustang Already in the Works

Ford hasn’t even started shipping the s550 to dealerships yet and high-performance shops are already working on boosting the power.<p>One of the first …

The 2015 Mustang GT Locks the Line

Ford is a company which comprises engineers, designers, enthusiasts and strategists. Apparently, it also comprises realists. The automaker’s …

Ford Mustang

What I'd Do Differently: Ed Iskenderian

One of the original So-Cal hot rodders.<p>

C/D:
 When did you start playing with cars?<p>

EI:
 
When I was about 13 or 14 years old, my uncle gave me a Model T truck and we’d go driving around the block. Then we got a roadster after that—more or less a junky little lightweight car.<p>

C/D:
 

What was …

Roadsters

Ford Announces $989 Million Net Income for First Quarter

Ford reported $989 million in net income for the first quarter of 2014, which is a $622 million decrease as compared to the first quarter of 2013. Though Ford says its business is strong, its net income was affected by poor weather in North America, and an economically depressed Europe, among other …

General Motors

Custom Harley Softail Springer

These days, you can slot most custom bikes into a clearly defined genre. Café racer, bobber, tracker—a quick glance is usually all it takes. But occasionally a bike appears that defies categorization, like this Harley-Davidson Softail Springer from Indonesia. A modern American cruiser with vintage …

Motorcycles

Ford Q1 profits dragged down by warranty costs

General Motors isn't the only Detroit automaker posting falling profits in the first quarter. Ford just released its Q1 2014 financial data, and it reported a net income of $989 million, down $622 million from Q1 2013. The drop is partially blamed on higher warranty and recall expenses than the …

Ford Mustang Scavenger Hunt Photo Contest

Ford Mustang fans rejoice. Sister magazines <i>5.0 Mustang and Super Fords</i>, <i>Mustang Monthly</i>, <i>Muscle Mustangs and Fast Fords</i>, and <i>Modified Mustangs and Fords</i> are now all available on one mega site: Mustang 360. Now, the web’s one-stop-shop Mustang source has launched a new Scavenger Hunt Photo Contest to …

Sports Cars

2014 PSCA Racer News & Rumors Photos / New Wild Street Car Headed to Fontana later this month? If you have something for the PSCA News & Rumors page email us a photo and description and we'll get it posted online.. mel@pscaracing.com

I thought I had some cool stuff!

Ever seen a 4.7-foot diameter damper? Fluidampr makes one as well as one for your engine! http://www.enginelabs.com/engine-tech/engine-harmonics/tech5-aaron-neyman-of-fluidampr-sheds-light-on-torsional-vibrations/

The McLeod Flathead Coupe wins the People's Choice award: http://www.rodauthority.com/news/event-news/daytona-turkey-run-mcleod-flathead-coupe-wins-peoples-choice-award/