Photo credit: John Lamm The Quail hosted a stunning display of modern performance cars, along with some big names from the auto industry. Join Justin as he takes us on a whirlwind tour of the fine motoring pieces on display at the eleventh Quail Motorsports Gathering as part of the Pebble Beach Automotive Week.
Likes: Improved fuel economy More torque available at lower revs equates to better off-the-line acceleration Significant engineering achievement decreasing weight and reducing emissions Minimal turbo-lag Dislikes: Mild horsepower rating equates to mid-speed acceleration (40 – 60 mph) that is weak Not a good match with heavier cars such as the VW CC Still a little […]
Movie fans who like fast car sequences on the silver screen have lots of choices. Rush starts this Friday and a trailer for Need for Speed was released this week. And we cannot ignore Snake and Mongoose, NHRA’s classic rivalry between Don “The Snake” Prudhomme and Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen, in limited release right now. […]
eBay Listing: 1968 Porsche 912 What is the best Porsche ever? Ask a random sample of folks and almost everyone will have a different answer. Some might say the latest models due to their technology, but others would select the earliest models due to their purity in design. Some would point to the 1973 model […]
By James McDonnel With the growing focus on the environment, the demand for hybrid cars is on the increase. These greener vehicles are no longer disregarded by even the most enthusiastic car lovers and the prices are coming into line with standard vehicles as well. The majority of manufacturers are now introducing hybrid and EV […]
The Lime Rock Park Historic Festival held August 29-September 2 is a unique event in the vintage racing world in that, due to local ordinances, there is no racing on Sunday. Instead, the Sunday of the event is a concours and car club gathering. The event starts with a Thursday race and historic car tour […]
As we get closer to the drawing for eBay Motors’ Choose Your Wheels sweepstakes, we want to showcase the cars and opinions of current Audi A5 Cabriolet owners. That way, you get to hear, in their own words, how awesome the A5 really is. Today, we pull some thoughts from the eBay Garage of “dempseytime” […]