Earlier this month, Volkswagen’s European-based commercial division announced the sixth-generation of its California camper van. What? The storied tradition of the VW camper bus—established with the famous Type 2 bus in 1950 and which ran through 1991 in the form of the Vanagon—continues unabated in Europe?
Escondido is best known as the home of the world famous San Diego Zoo. But on Friday nights, from April through October, another breed of Cougars, Impalas, Roadrunners and Mustangs takes over. Grand Avenue in downtown Escondido, Calif. comes alive with classic cars and trucks of all varieties.
Learning to drive was one of the most significant events in my life. It granted me the freedom to go where I wanted, when I wanted, and it set me on a journey that continues today. Learning to drive taught me how to be mobile and responsible. The most influential person for me, in that American rite of passage, was my dad.
The 60th annual Porsche Parade is coming up later this month in French Lick, Ind.. I can’t believe it’s almost been a year since I was at the 2014 event, which took place in Monterey, Calif. Time flies when you’re obsessed with Porsche classics. I remember last year: it was about 2 am and I was in the basement garage of the Monterey Hyatt. It was quiet except for a few of Porsche aficionados attending to the last few details of their championship cars.
Mack Green of Attalla, Ala. instilled a love of classic cars in his boy from a young age. Green purchased his first vehicle, a 396-cid 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS, during a stint in the military. He later promised his son Tim that he would be given the car once he received his driver’s license and obtained […]
The Fast and Furious movie franchise has given us some of the most iconic movie cars ever created. With the latest Fast and Furious 7 installment now in cinemas, we pick the ten coolest Fast and Furious movie cars. 10. Veilside Mazda RX-7 (Fast and Furious Tokyo Drift, 2006) When Fast and Furious Tokyo Drift […]
The wonderful world of cars; there is nothing quite like it. And with any passion, there are some pretty cool and unknown facts that are guaranteed to impress your fellow peers. Here are 10 unique facts that will bring out your inner car geek. source: carhoots 1. Everyone hates red lights. They always come at […]