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fiero

Pontiac Fiero museum destroyed in Michigan flooding was labor of love

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There are so many sad stories of loss coming out of the recent dam collapse and flooding in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, with...
porsche

British pick Porsche as their lust brand

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Porsche is the automotive brand to which British car owners aspire, according to a survey this month by BuyaCar.co.uk, “the online car...
POR

Hanging from the harness, wheels pointed toward the sky

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Doug Shepherd and I were hanging there, suspended just above the roof of what was left of the Toyota Celica All-Trac, it’s...
ghost track

A Petersen Museum Vault tour of history’s worst car failures

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In a visit to the Petersen Automotive Museum’s famous Vault, where the bulk of the Los Angeles institution’s cars are stored, here’s...
car museums

More museums schedule re-opening dates

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Like restaurants, offices and casinos, car museums are starting to re-open after being shut down by the coronavirus pandemic for a couple...
chase

Movie magic: 5 great car-chase scenes and why they endure

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The chase scene is an art form. It is a visceral experience unique to movies. “The chase is the...
Locomobile

Catskill Conquest celebrates 1903 auto endurance test

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From October 6-13, 1903, the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers staged the inaugural Endurance Test, a drive from New York to Pittsburgh...
Rita Hayworth

Alfa 6C 2500 encapsulates transition from artisan to industrial production

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(Editor’s note: In 2016, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, Tennessee, offered “Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945-1975,” an...

Feature Film: The Racing Scene

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LdiqOEZpR0Y After James Garner starred in the 1966 John Frankenheimer epic, Grand Prix, like many other actors before and after him, he caught...
Fitch

Would you buy a car from the Blood brothers?

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Back by popular demand, another installment in our series on car companies with unusual names that we found while paging through the...