Vintage

Lockheed Lakester Custom Roadster Is Shiny Airplane-inspired Racer

Lockheed Lakester Custom Roadster Is Shiny Airplane-inspired Racer
This super shiny custom vehicle was inspired by vintage salt flat racers, with a healthy dose of retro aviation style. If its pointy chrome body looks familiar, that’s because it was made from the aluminum wing tip fuel tank of a 1950s Lockheed Super Constellation airplane.
Check It Out

Carspotting Japan: Bright Orange, Mint Condition ’70s Honda Life Kei Car

Carspotting Japan: Bright Orange, Mint Condition ’70s Honda Life Kei Car
A massive typhoon had just blanketed the majority of Japan in torrential rain, and shortly after letting-up, my wife tells me that we were going shopping. Unsure as to whether anything would be open I opted to tag along, secretly hoping to discover another interesting Japanese automobile.
Check It Out
Advertisement

1968: A Good Year for Music, Movies… And Saab

1968: A Good Year for Music, Movies… And Saab
Being the year I made my debut on this planet, 1968 has always held a nostalgic fascination for me. Hey Jude, Sunshine of Your Love and Mrs. Robinson all hit the charts; Steve McQueen and his drool-worthy Mustang GT fastback starred on the silver screen in the all-time car classic Bullitt; and NBC cut away on the east coast from the Jets-Oakland game for the TV movie Heidi, infamously robbing many fans of a chance to see a near-miraculous two-touchdown, last-minute Raiders’ comeback.
Check It Out

This Is The Funniest Looking Racing Crash Ever

This Is The Funniest Looking Racing Crash Ever
Normally, crashes in racing are either abjectly terrifying or just involve a lot of cars spinning around and spewing sand in to the air. It’s always dramatic, but it’s rarely hilarious. This crash from the 73rd Goodwood Members’ Meeting was between a few 1000cc F3 cars from ’64-’70, and it was indeed hilarious.
Check It Out

POV Racing in a 1959 Lotus 7

POV Racing in a 1959 Lotus 7
I’ve always wanted to drive a classic grand prix race car, but am convinced I’ll destroy the transmission or end up spinning it off the road. For now, I’m leaving the task up to the professionals. 
Check It Out

Miami Vice Ferrari Testarossa for Sale

Miami Vice Ferrari Testarossa for Sale
It’s been a while since TV shows featured cars as characters, but it was a popular trend back in the 1980s. One of the most iconic cars of ’80s TV has to have been Sonny Crockett’s white 1986 Ferrari Testarossa from Miami Vice.
Check It Out

The Origin of the Willys Jeep as Told by a Jeep

The Origin of the Willys Jeep as Told by a Jeep
Of course, the origin of the Willys Jeep is well known: it was first designed as a response to the U.S. Army’s need for a general purpose workhorse vehicle to be used during World War II.
Check It Out
Advertisement

Jay Leno Shows off His Steam-Powered Doble E-20

Jay Leno Shows off His Steam-Powered Doble E-20
As we already know, Jay Leno has a massive collection of classic and modern cars in his massive garage. One of the more interesting vehicles we’ve seen him take for a spin so far is his 1925 Doble E-20, an impressive vintage vehicle that operates on steam power.
Check It Out
Advertisement

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation | Click to DisableClick to Enable

Home | About | Suggest | Contact | Team | Links | Privacy | Disclosure © 2013-2020 Awesomer Media

Awesome Stuff: The Awesomer | Gadgets, Games + Gizmos: Technabob