Archive for May, 2011

31 May

Announcing the MINI/KISS Auction to Benefit UNICEF

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We are happy to announce that the MINI/KISS Auction to Benefit UNICEF is now under way on eBay.


31 May

1969 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

When it comes to muscle car sainthood, several option codes leave the rest behind: the Corvette L88, R-code Mustangs, and Mopar’s R-code Hemi engine—but none of them were as purpose-built as the Z/28 Camaros. The factory option (RPO) code Z/28 meant an exclusive engine—a 302-ci, 290-hp powerplant that qualified it for Trans Am racing. The […]


27 May

1976 Volkswagen Beetle convertible

The original Bumblebee Transformer Autobot was a yellow VW Beetle, but the 2007 “Transformers” movie turned him into a Camaro. The current owners—for 15 years—of this yellow-and-black 1976 Beetle convertible reached back in pop-culture time for a set of vanity plates reading BUMLBE. This Beetle’s condition is far better than the battle-battered Bumblebee of the […]


26 May

Barn-Find 1964 Chrysler 300 Four-Door Hard Top

This 1964 Chrysler 300 shows just 18,274 miles, and the seller claims the miles are actual since new. The “barn find” car has not run since 1991, but the seller says the engine “runs fine, sounds very good, blows no smoke,” and he has plans to “yard-drive it” after the fuel lines and gas tank […]


25 May

1957 Mercury Colony Park wagon

Want something to stand out amongst the red-and-white Nomads and otherwise anonymous station wagon crowd this Memorial Day weekend at the beach?  Think pink. Or in this case, think Rosewood and faux wood. Mercury’s Colony Park was the wagon variant for the gadget-laden Turnpike Cruiser.  It sports the 368-ci 290-hp V8 and power everything—brakes, steering, […]


24 May

1967 Jaguar XKE coupe

Looking for an iconic classic you can use on a regular basis? When it was first released, Enzo Ferrari reportedly called the E-type the most beautiful car ever made, and the Museum of Modern Art has one in its permanent design collection. And in terms of a driver, a later car like this is a […]


23 May

1968 AMC Rebel 770 wagon

This two-tone Rebel wagon is described as a “true unmolested survivor” with no customizations or modifications. The options list hits the important bullet points of power steering, power brakes, and air conditioning, which reportedly functions correctly now, having been fixed by the seller when he acquired the car from the second owner five years ago. […]