Classic Cars

Rare coach-built Delahaye headed for Cobble Beach 2018

More than 100 amazing classic cars will be on display at Cobble Beach this Sunday

Only the most elegant, original and authentic vehicles are invited to participate at Canada’s prestigious Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Read More

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Jaguar Land Rover offers modern infotainment for classics

Systems offer modern audio, navigation and infotainment in classic styles Read More

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Fabulous Auburn Speedster among cars to see at Cobble Beach

More than 100 classic cars will be on display at sixth annual Cobble Beach Concours Read More

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Beetles head home for birthday celebration

Beetle Sunshine Tour heads to Wolfsburg for New Beetle's 20th anniversary Read More

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Inside the Royal Automobile Museum of Jordan

Jordan’s King Abdullah II created a museum to celebrate his father’s love of cars Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Aug 30, 2018, 1:50 PM

25 takeaways from the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours

Pebble Beach’s Concours d’Elegance may be world’s most prestigious car show

Pebble Beach’s Concours d’Elegance may be the world’s most prestigious car show. Since 1950, it’s showcased classics at the golf club in Carmel, California. Read More

Auto Shows Classic Cars Aug 28, 2018, 7:00 PM

VIDEO: Canadian “Car Cathedral” a shrine to high-performance Fords

One Ford enthusiast’s personal collection rivals that of many car museums

A rare look at one man’s collection of Ford GTs, special-edition Mustangs, vintage Shelbys, and whatever Ford memorabilia he can get his hands on! Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Aug 28, 2018, 12:50 PM

Porsche builds new 993 Turbo

Project Gold blends classic 1998 911 Turbo styling with modern trimmings

Project Gold is a show car using an original 1998 body shell and painted the same Golden Yellow Metallic colour of the 2018 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series. Read More

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Classic beauties on the block at 2018 Pebble Beach auctions

Classic cars are the stars at Pebble Beach auctions as well as at the Concours

Multiple auctions of classic and exotic cars are inherent features of Pebble Beach Concours week on California’s Monterey peninsula. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Luxury Cars Aug 24, 2018, 1:20 PM

17 reasons you need to attend the Woodward Dream Cruise

Detroit roadway overtaken annually by eclectic array of vehicles

On any day, Detroit’s Woodward Avenue is just another bustling thoroughfare. But every August, it becomes a living page of auto history and nostalgia. Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Aug 19, 2018, 10:30 PM

Classic Mustang drive shows how things have changed

"They don’t make cars like they used to" is a blessing for today's drivers

Mustang was hailed as a sporty American machine in its day, but its dynamics demonstrate how far vehicle development has come in the past five decades. Read More

Classic Cars Automotive Reviews Aug 18, 2018, 10:30 PM

Rare exotic sports cars up for auction at Pebble Beach 2018

These classic beauties could be yours if you’ve got the bucks – lots of them!

High-value, classic car auctions are key components of the annual Pebble Beach Concours week on California’s Monterey peninsula. Read More

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20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs

Although its origins are debated, Ugly Truck Day is widely celebrated every July 20 to give recognition to the ugliest trucks to ever grace public roads. Read More

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Mercedes recreates land-speed-record car that never did

T 80 was designed by Ferdinand Porsche to attempt to surpass 600 km/h

Chassis, cockpit are original but the space frame, onto which the body attaches, was built new, and the DB 603 aircraft engine is from a later series. Read More

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PHOTO GALLERY: 18 great images from the NY-to-NS Great Race

2018 vintage-car rally covered 3,500 km from New York to Nova Scotia

What began in 1983 as a plan to race pre-World War II automobiles from Los Angeles to New York, the Great Race has morphed into an annual event. Read More

Classic Cars Motor Sports Car Nuts Jul 4, 2018, 1:25 PM

A brief history of Japanese cars made in Canada

Did you know that all these Japanese cars have been built in Canada?

A broad array of Japanese cars have been made in Canada and several still are but that production could be threatened by Trump’s proposed 25% tariff. Read More

New Cars Classic Cars Auto Industry Jul 3, 2018, 5:15 PM


An Inside Look at the Cars of the Petersen Automotive Museum

VIDEO: Check out one of the most valuable automotive collections in the world.

Do you love cars? Check out our video showing some of the rare cars found inside of the Petersen Automotive Museum. Read More

VIDEO: Iconic Aston Martin Zagato headed for auction

What may be the most valuable Aston Martin ever will go on the block on July 13

2 VEV could become the most valuable Aston Martin ever sold at auction, surpassing the previous record of US$22.55-million for the first DBR1. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Motor Sports Jun 21, 2018, 3:35 AM

Great Race to finish off in Nova Scotia on Canada Day

2018 vintage-car rally begins in Buffalo June 22 and finishes in Halifax

More than 110 vintage cars and trucks will make 3,800-km trek, with 17 stops in New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Motor Sports Jun 4, 2018, 6:00 AM

9 iconic models that became their own marques

When a model shows growth potential, it sometimes needs to branch out

Throughout history, legendary auto makes have created legendary models, such as Beetle, Corvette and Supra. Sometimes, those models need their own space Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Auto Industry May 28, 2018, 2:30 AM


British company bodyshells make Mini restoration easier

Brit company BMH makes MK1 bodyshells from original British Leyland specs

Shells cost £9,950 (roughly $17,000 Canadian), making them a cost-effective solution for people restoring classic Minis, many of which are approaching 60. Read More

Classic Cars Used Cars May 23, 2018, 2:30 AM

11 Cars Stars at The Peterson Museum "Hollywood" Gallery

Let’s take a look back in time at some of these famous “car” stars.

Automobiles play a large part in all of our lives, on and off screen. Not only do they make us memories, they make film history by becoming some of the most notable props ever featured on film. By Allie Marsh Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Mar 30, 2018, 1:30 AM

Early autonomous car goes to auction

Ahead of its time, Golden Sahara was most expensive custom of early '60s

Among its features were pearlescent paint, massaging front seats, instrument panel display screen, on-board phone, and a system to drive it remotely. Read More

Classic Cars Car Buying Mar 19, 2018, 2:30 AM

Volvo to showcase Sir Roger Moore's 1800 S

Famous Saint coupe will be on stage at Techno-Classica Essen in Germany

Not the original car in The Saint television series, the Pearl White 1800 S coupe was bought by Moore in 1967 and used in the series until its finale. Read More

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70 Years of Porsche celebrated at Toronto auto show

Iconic models on display trace the marque’s rich heritage through seven decades

Porsche is celebrating 70 years of building iconic sports and racing cars with a special exhibit at the 2018 Canadian International Auto Show. Read More

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Goddesses and gazelles highlight classic car display at CIAS

Art and the Automobile exhibit focuses on mascots and emblems as well as cars

Fourth annual Art and the Automobile exhibit, presented by Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance, features automotive jewelry as well as automotive jewels. Read More

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Exotic cars fuel dreams at Toronto auto show

AutoExotica collection on display is valued at more than $100-million

Whatever your automotive dreams, you’re sure to find something to fuel them at the 2018 Canadian International Auto Show. Read More

Auto Shows Car Nuts Classic Cars Feb 13, 2018, 3:10 AM

Harley-Davidson vs Indian: The Beginning of a Rivalry

The century-long friendly rivalry boasts historical achievements for both manufacturers

From bicycles to minis to racers, Harley-Davidson and Indian have long battled for top brand recognition in the American motorcycle industry. By Allie Marsh Read More

Motorcycles Classic Cars Jan 4, 2018, 5:40 AM


Very rare Aston Martin DB4 ready for new owner

London classic experts Hexagon Classics undertook $381,000 restoration

Blu Scozia Mk1 DB4 was third right-hand drive DB4 to come off the line at Newport Pagnell, and was originally prepared and upgraded by Aston aficionado. Read More

Classic Cars Dec 15, 2017, 9:50 PM

20 cars immortalized in song

Like heel and toe, cars and song work well together

Since the first radio was installed in a car, driving and music have been intrinsically linked. Listed here are 20 songs that celebrate the vehicle. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Dec 15, 2017, 5:55 AM

70 Years of Ferrari at the Petersen Museum

Special exhibit traces Ferrari’s storied history of road and race cars

The Petersen Museum pays tribute to Ferrari with a special exhibit of 10 of marque’s most important models, called “70 Years of Ferrari.” Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Motor Sports Nov 26, 2017, 4:10 PM

Inside Ypsilanti’s orphan car museum

Featured cars include Corvairs, Hudsons, Kaiser-Frazers and even a Tucker

The Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum feature cars that are automotive orphans, all with strong connections to the Ypsilanti area. Read More


Inside the Ford Piquette Avenue Museum – Home of the Model T

Before the moving assembly line, the Model T was born and built at Piquette Avenue

The history of the iconic Ford Model T and its antecedents is preserved in the plant on Detroit’s Piquette Avenue where it was born and first built. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Oct 31, 2017, 11:00 AM

Cobble Beach classics that surprise and delight

Fifth annual Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance showcases exceptional classic cars

With more than 100 exceptional cars in the Concours plus an added event, Cobble Beach 2017 was a spectacular showcase of automotive excellence. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Sep 21, 2017, 9:50 AM

Classic cars to see at 2017 Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance

The fifth annual Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance takes place this weekend

More than 100 classics, hand-selected from private collections across North America, will take part in this traditional extravaganza of excellence. Read More

Car Nuts Classic Cars Sep 13, 2017, 9:40 AM

Latest classic Jaguar E-type is electric

E-type Zero a Series 1.5 Roadster restored to original specifications

Engine bay houses 220-kW motor (295 hp) and 40-kWh lithium-ion battery weighing, and located, similar to the original engine/transmission combination. Read More

Future Cars Classic Cars Sep 7, 2017, 10:30 PM