Category Archives: All Cars

IN THE NEWS: Land Rover Heritage Set to Launch at Techno Classica

Whitley, UK, 14th April, 2014: Jaguar Land Rover will launch its new Land Rover Heritage division at the Techno Classica show in Essen, Germany between 15-19 April, 2015. Complementing the recently established Jaguar Heritage division, Land Rover Heritage will offer original Land … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: The $1,000,000 Fort Lauderdale Challenge

After a successful haul in our $2,000,000 Amelia Island Challenge, we’re heading south to the Auctions America sale in Fort Lauderdale.  Our Petrolhead Godmother continues with her generosity; this time with $1,000,000 to play with this weekend. Using Auction America’s … Continue reading

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IN THE GARAGE: 1971 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am

  VIN 228871N125628 Exterior [11] Cameo White Interior [211] Blue Knit Vinyl Motor [LS5] 455 c.i. (7.5 L) V8 rated at net 310 bhp (335 gross) Gearbox [M40] 3-Speed Automatic Exterior Condition Very Good (2) Interior Condition Excellent (2+) Drivetrain … Continue reading

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IN MY OPINION: A Gear Without a Cog is Still a Gear. But…

BY PETER TENGERDY Once again, Jeremy Clarkson, presenter and top motormouth of BBC’s Top Gear, has—allegedly—gone over the line. This time, however, he’s been black-flagged indefinitely, pending an investigation. With it, the program that draws some 350 million viewers in 170 … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: The $2,000,000 Amelia Island Challenge

If you’ve watched or participated in any of the /DRIVE eBay challenges on YouTube, you know how this works. In this case, your Petrolhead Godmother just plopped $2,000,000 USD in your lap to spend as you like at this weekend’s auctions during the Amelia … Continue reading

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IN THE NEWS: New Audi R8 to Make Debut at Geneva

Ingolstadt/Geneva, February 26, 2015 – No model bearing the four rings is closer to motorsport, none is more striking and more dynamic: at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi will present the second generation of its high-performance R8 sports car. The mid-mounted … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: Rare Lancia Quartet Anchors 20th Annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

A class of exotic rally cars will defy convention, common wisdom and concours orthodoxy at the 20th anniversary Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 15, 2015. “Rallying is extraordinarily popular across Europe,” said Bill Warner, Founder and Chairman of the … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: What to Watch Mecum Kissimmee 2015 – Saturday January 17

Lot K2 – 1972 Mercedes-Benz 280 SEL 4.5 moto+match estimate: $15,000 UPDATE: Sold for $17,500 A recent spike in the value of the W108 saloons has brought them out in droves. But not all are quality examples. Some have succumbed … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: What to Watch Mecum Kissimmee 2015 – Friday, January 16

Lot J50 – 1970 Honda 600 moto+match estimate: $15,000 UPDATE: Sold for $8,500 Two current trends—Japanese nostalgia and “cute”—converge in this 1970 Honda 600 2-door Coupe. While aftermarket parts such as the roof rack and modern stereo head unit have been added to … Continue reading

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AT THE SHOW: All-New Ford GT Unveiled at 2015 North American International Auto Show

Ford today unveiled the all-new GT, an ultra-high-performance supercar that serves as a technology showcase for top EcoBoost® performance, aerodynamics and lightweight carbon fiber construction. The GT is one of more than 12 new Ford Performance vehicles coming by 2020. It … Continue reading

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