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Ferrari 250 GT PF Coupe Found Tucked Inside Apartment

Ferrari 250 GT PF Coupe Found Tucked Inside Apartment
Most of us gearheads have have heard of a “barn find” before. It’s when someone finds a classic car tucked inside a barn untouched for years. I bet you’ve never heard of an “apartment find” though.
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Porsche 917 Chassis 001 for Sale

Porsche 917 Chassis 001 for Sale
As a child of the ’80s, I was a huge Lee Majors fan. I mean he was the $6 Million Dollar Man and The Fall Guy after all. I still remember to this day talking my mom into taking me to the video store one Saturday morning and running across the single VHS copy of a relatively unknown Lee Majors movie from that early ’80s era called The Last Chase.
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Magnum P.I.’s Actual Ferrari 308 GTS Quattrovalvole is for Sale

Magnum P.I.’s Actual Ferrari 308 GTS Quattrovalvole is for Sale
If you watched any TV in the ’80s, you will remember that many of the shows had sweet cars that were often the biggest characters on the show. Think the General Lee from Dukes of Hazzard, Kitt from Knight Rider, and that sexy red Ferrari on Magnum P.I.
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Rent Vin Diesel’s xXx Pontiac GTO

Rent Vin Diesel’s xXx Pontiac GTO
The thing I remember most about the original xXx flick with Vin Diesel was that sweet purple 1967 Pontiac GTO that has missiles in the headlights, and the roof that could be ejected. If you liked that car and thought it would be cool to drive it, here is your chance.
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1985 Lancia Delta S4 Stradale Turns up on eBay

1985 Lancia Delta S4 Stradale Turns up on eBay
The 1980s weren’t exactly one of the best decades for cars – especially here in America. That said, there were still a handful of pretty great cars, like this awesome Giugiaro designed 1985 Lancia Delta S4 Stradale.
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Porsche 550 RS Spyder Takes a Bite out of Someone’s Wallet

Porsche 550 RS Spyder Takes a Bite out of Someone’s Wallet
A matte grey, never restored, yet still mint Porsche 550 RS Spyder sold this weekend for a record £4,593,500 at the Goodwood Revival’s Bonhams auction. For those of you, like me, who don’t readily convert pounds to dollars in their heads, that currently adds up to $5,956,621.13
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This Alfa Giulietta Sprint Is a Cannon Blast to Drive

This Alfa Giulietta Sprint Is a Cannon Blast to Drive
“When I open up the garage, put the key in the ignition, and fire up this car, it’s this amazing… it’s almost like this cannon blast,” says Jeff Martin in the Petrolicious episode featuring his 1955 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint.
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Living Out a Classic Car Dream in Palm Springs

Living Out a Classic Car Dream in Palm Springs
If you ever see a collector car driving around Palm Springs, there’s a pretty decent chance it belongs to local car collectors Sandy Edelstein and Scott King, especially if it’s pink and has enormous fins. Their eclectic array of classics includes a massive pink 1959 Mercury Park Lane and a 1992 Acura NSX, featured in a new Petrolicious episode set against the gorgeous Southern California landscape.
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Rainy Racing as Two 1950s Sports Cars Fight to the Finish

Rainy Racing as Two 1950s Sports Cars Fight to the Finish
In 1936, BMW launched the 328, which quickly made its mark with its 2-liter flat 6, gaining class wins at LeMans and winning the overall trophy at the 1940 Mille Miglia. Further evolved after the war by Bristol, the 328 notched a win at the 1952 British Grand Prix.
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First Two Pontiac Firebirds Set to Take Flight at Auction

First Two Pontiac Firebirds Set to Take Flight at Auction
These are some rare birds indeed. The very first production Pontiac Firebirds built will soon go on sale at Barrett-Jackson, and you can bet they’ll command a staggering bounty. These 1967 Firebirds – a coupe and a convertible – rolled off the line at the Lordstown, Ohio assembly plant and immediately captured the hearts of muscle car mad gearheads, to the tune of selling more than 82,000 units in the first year. Under the direction of John DeLorean, as a Vice President of General Motors and Pontiac Division General Manager, Pontiac Chief Design Engineer Jack Humbert took charge of developing what became an iconic automobile.
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Before the Ford Ranger Was the Ford Ranchero

Before the Ford Ranger Was the Ford Ranchero
These days, there are lots of people clamoring for the return of Ford’s Ranger compact pickup truck. But there’s another Ford that pre-dates the Ranger that I’d love to see make a comeback too. And that, my friends, is the Ford Ranchero.
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This Ferrari 288 GTO Would Make Magnum P.I. Jealous

This Ferrari 288 GTO Would Make Magnum P.I. Jealous
Sure, at a glance you might mistake this 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO for the one that Magnum P.I. drove in the iconic ’80s series. It’s not though; Magnum could only wish his Ferrari were a GTO.
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LEGO Building Life-Size ’64-1/2 Mustang Model

LEGO Building Life-Size ’64-1/2 Mustang Model
If there weren’t already enough reasons to visit the Mustang Club of America’s upcoming 40th anniversary celebration at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this September, we now have one more. Pony car fans in attendance will get to see the premiere of a life-size LEGO model of the classic 1964½ Ford Mustang.
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BMW Restores Elvis’ BMW 507: Viva Concours d’Elegance!

BMW Restores Elvis’ BMW 507: Viva Concours d’Elegance!
BMW made a major discovery for fans of the classic 507 roadster and for fans of Elvis Presley. While Elvis was doing military service in Germany, he owned a slick little 507 that was thought to have been lost forever.
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The Best Sounding Cars at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

The Best Sounding Cars at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
The team at Goodwood Road & Racing selected seven vehicles for a video celebrating the best sounding cars of the 2016 Festival of Speed. The competition is fierce. The lineup includes the McLaren P1 LM, the Hepworth GB1 Can-Am car, the Honda Ra 300, Mad Mike Whiddett’s Red Bull turbo Mazda RX-8 drift car, Vaughn Gittin Jr.’s
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