Cobra23
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

Last-Batch Shelby Cobras

Just like that, in 1971, Carroll Shelby was no longer a manufacturer, and Shelby American was out of the new car business. The performance car world had changed immensely in the eight years since Shelby hit the ground running with his first Read More

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Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

The 6C 1750 Gran Sport Alfa Romeo

The beauty below was sighted in 365 Sports Cars You Must Drive, by John Lamm, Larry Edsall, and Steve Sutcliffe. Credit for the 6C 1750 goes to Vittorio Jano, the technical magician who designed many of the great pre-war and early-post-war Read More

Spoiler
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

The 1966 Charger and Its Spoiler

The 1966 Charger’s fastback sure looked the part. It’s just that, when a Charger of that vintage went really, really fast—like over 150 miles per hour on NASCAR super speedways—the aerodynamic effect of its huge, sloping rear window Read More

Countach
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

Lamborghini Countach LP400

"Countach!" this earthy piece of Piedmontese vernacular—for which there is no exact translation, but it was typically used by young men in appreciation of an attractive lady—has been variously attributed to Nuccio Bertone and Ferruccio Read More

365 Sports Cars You Must Drive BMW Aero Supersports
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

The BMW Morgan Aero Supersports

Updating tradition ain’t easy, and there’s no more traditional car company in England than Morgan. Still, the company needed to step into the 21st century. Hence the Aero Supersports, which we found in the riveting book 365 Sports Cars You Read More

Spirit of St Louis
By Air
By Air

The Spirit of St. Louis

You would've felt like a sardine packed inside the tiny cockpit of the Spirit of St. Louis. Read about this aircraft and many more incredible ones in the book 365 Aircraft You Must Fly, by Robert F. Dorr. The Ryan NYP (for New York - Read More

Formula 1 Race Car 01
Race Cars + Formula 1
Race Cars + Formula 1

The Lotus 49B

The Lotus 49 was quick—claiming pole position in 10 consecutive Grands Prix—but not reliable enough, and Denny Hulme won the 1967 championship in the relatively old-fashioned (it had a space frame chassis) Brabham BT24. Cosworth, having Read More

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Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

Interior Design of the Corvette Stingray

When the supercar combined its V-8 engine, its aerodynamic shape, and amazing technology (including a suspension system that literally and figuratively used magnets to stick it to the road), the Chevrolet Corvette became not just a Read More

Toyota Camry 2015
Quarto Drives
Quarto Drives

The 2015 Not-So-Vanilla Toyota Camry

Patrick Foster is a prolific author for Motorbooks, and unknown to many of his fans, he is also an enthusiastic test driver of new cars and trucks. Check out Foster's review of the new 2015 Toyota Camry below, find his published books here Read More

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Barn Finds
Barn Finds

Barn Finds: Tractor Trailer Cars

Ryan Brutt’s gut told him there was something special about the old storage yard down the road. When he finally followed through on his bloodhound-like ability to sniff out incredible old cars, he was rewarded handsomely. Learn what amazing Read More

1998 Mustang
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars
Muscle Cars + Sports Cars

1998 Ford Mustang Convertible

So much happened in 1998. Elton John was knighted. President Bill Clinton announced to America that he "did not have sexual relations with that woman, Ms. Lewinsky." And the 1998 Ford Mustang convertible hit the streets. We read up on this Read More

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Motorcycles + Motorsports
Motorcycles + Motorsports

Top 5 Quotes from Lucifer’s Sword

We weren't always big into reading comic books, but that was before we got our hands on Lucifer's Sword, the graphic novel by Phil Cross. This is a book about a bad-ass motorcycle gang that goes by the ominous name of Lucifer's Sword. Read More