Leonel Martins

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You Won't Care That This Porsche 550 Spyder Outlaw Is A Replica

The 550 Spyder is one of Porsche’s iconic vehicles, as it was the firm’s first purpose-built sports-car designed for use in auto racing. That’s why …

Land Rover Defender Spectre

Land Rover´s Special Vehicle Operations department were recently commissioned by the team of the latest James Bond adventure - Spectre (hits cinemas …

Deus Ex Machina makes high-end motorcycles and loses money on each one

In a narrow workshop off a Venice alley, Michael Woolaway uses a wooden mallet to shape an aluminum bracket for a motorcycle.<p>The metal part is one of dozens the craftsman known as Woolie will spend an estimated 400 to 500 hours hand-shaping for the custom-built bike. This one's for actor Orlando …

The Porsche B32 Is The Coolest 911-Engined Van You Never Knew Existed

In the van’s rear, Porsche transplanted its 3.2-litre flat-six engine (231hp) from a 911 Carrera; the result was a top speed of around 130mph and a …

Grunt

Pure Klasse: Diamond Atelier's BMW R80

The BMW R80 ticks all the boxes for custom builders. It’s reliable, simple to work on and cheap to buy. And, as with all R-series airheads, it looks pretty good straight out of the box.<p>Unfortunately, the popularity of the venerable BMW means it’s edging into cliché territory: most customs look …

1977 Porsche 911S

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• German<br>• Porsche<br>• Vintage<p>This Guards Red 1977 Porsche 911S is a thing we aren’t seeing that often anymore – …

Classic Cars

Load the Land Rover and Go

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Lamborghini Miura and Countach: the Lambo legends meet

Supercars

Audi Quattro vs. Porsche 911 and Six Others | Archived Comparison

From the July 1984 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>And you thought we had risked it all racing up and down treacherous mountain passes to name the Camaro Z28 the best-handling American car <i>(C/D,</i> May). Well, we're back on the rock, dancing with the same seraphim of the Angeles Forest, but we've upped the ante …

Porsche 959: Posterchild of the Supercar Renaissance - XCAR

Porsche

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Doppelkabine

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>4x4<br>• German<br>• Off Road<br>• Vintage<p>The Mercedes-Benz Unimog is the German equivalent of the British Land Rover, the American Jeep …

Tutorial: Motorcycle Wiring 101

<i>Joe Tessitore is a strange guy. Most bike builders hate working with motorcycle wiring, but not Joe. It’s his favorite part of the build, and the source of most of his business. So we’ve asked Joe to demystify the motorcycle electrical system, and provide an easy tutorial guide to sparking your</i> …

1972 Nissan Skyline H/T 2000GT-R

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Cars<br>• Engineering<br>• Japanese<br>• Retro<p>The Nissan Skyline is a motor car that owes much of its popularity in western culture to …

This Porsche Is Forgotten Only by Those Who Don’t Know

Even though he'd been looking for a 911 (and has since owned several), he has completely fall for its light, quick manner and very predictable, solid …

Motorcycle restoration: The engine

A motorcycle engine is a thing of beauty: A compact mechanical symphony, engineered with precision. And one of the most satisfying jobs during a motorcycle restoration is restoring an engine back to its original glory.<p>That’s what happened this week in E3 Motorcycles’ Brooklyn workshop. Going under …

Magnus Walkers 78SCHR Budget Porsche 911SC Build

-May 20, 2014-<p>Magnus Walker’s Porsche 78SCHR<p>Andrew Ritter<p>It’s easy to feel removed when you skim the pages of the latest car magazine, scroll through …

Father And Son Porsche 911 Nut-And-Bolt Rebuild

<b>Owner:</b> Artur Elme<p><b>Year, Make, and Model:</b> 1985 Porsche 911 3.2<p><b>Location:</b> Tallinn, Estonia<p><b>Photographer:</b> Kaspar Orasmäe<p>“My father told me that in the …

BMW CS Vintage Concept

Posted in Rides<p>While we do love concept cars that reveal potential future design trends, there’s a lot to be said about concepts that pay homage to …

Gmünd, the Beginning

Jaguar XK140 Brings Coventry to Compton

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How To Build A Cafe Racer

I’m a car designer by trade: I spend my time working out how to make machinery look as good as it can. Designers are creative people by nature, so we crave the opportunity to be as free as possible in our work. We also have many parameters, tests and boundaries to refer to, to make sure we deliver …

Top 5 Honda CX500s

Let’s be honest—Honda’s CX500 is not going to win any beauty contests. With a short wheelbase, high front end, awkward looking subframe and unflattering plastics, it earned nicknames such as ‘plastic maggot’ and <i>güllepumpe</i> (the German word for a pump used to shift liquid manure) when the Standard …

Luciano Rupolo – A Short Film

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• Films<br>• Italian<br>• Vintage<p>This 20 minute film is a glimpse into the life and times of Italian car collector and …

Magnus Walker's Porsche #277 | Roads And Rides

Roads

Honda Original Fanboy Becomes Twenty-Seven-Year Original Owner

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Inside the Car Collection of Finnish WRC Legend Juha Kankkunen on Inside Line

Juha Kankkunen, four-time winner of the World Rally Championship, has never given an "outsider" access to his private car collection — until …

Porsche 356 - made by hand - documentary :-)

Classic Styling & Modern Tech: Equus Bass 770

Classic styling meets modern tech with the Equus Automotive Bass 770. Nothing screams American Muscle like this 640 hp bad boy. Born in Michigan and …

1974 Porsche Carrera 3.0 RS

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• German<br>• Luxury<br>• Porsche<br>• Racing<br>• Vintage<p>The 1974 Porsche Carrera 3.0 RS is a highly sought after car by …