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#greenmeanie

 SINGER VEHICLE DESIGN Singer Vehicle Design announces details of a client-commissioned Dynamics and Lightweighting Study undertaken with Williams Advanced Engineering and other technical partners. We have assembled a gallery and the reaction from around the...

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#houseofcars

CONTEMPORIST Matt Fajkus Architecture have recently completed the design of a new house in Austin, Texas, that features a huge car showroom / garage and a large cantilever. Easily visible at the front of the house is a twenty-foot cantilever, which is made possible...

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#freshkicks

DESIGNBOOM The de Tomaso ‘Pantera’ created a stir when it made its public debut at the New York motor show back in 1970. Combining italian styling cues with american horsepower, the car was both easy on the eye at and blindingly fast on the road. ringbrothers captured...

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#muddybuddy

 FLATSIXES By now, most of you know Leh Keen as both a professional race car driver as well as a budding Porsche collector with a sense of humor. You've probably even seen him hooning his 911 based Safari build across as many rivers, fields and mud puddles he can...

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#fireorange

STANCEWORKS Behind the big desk at H&R sits Roland Graef, a man who's enthusiasm for classic BMWs is paralleled only by our own. The desire to build an E28 or E30 all his own has been growing for years, and fittingly, so has a large collection of parts for such a...

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#happycamper

 SILODROME Taking a worn out 1972 Winnebago Brave RV and rebuilding it into a supercharged 900 hp behemoth that can perform a 0-50 mph sprint in 3.2 seconds is something that many of us would love to do, if not for our lack of funds, skills, and workshop space. Two...

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#northstar

 SPEEDHUNTERS The thing that first strikes you about this meet is the sheer variety of machines present. American muscle, Italian purebreds, Japanese sports cars, traditional hot rods, drift missiles, rare exotics, and full-on race cars – you name it. All are welcome...

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#minimark

 FLATSIXES Mark Webber may be larger than life in many respects, the man's motorsport career spans three decades, and he's not yet forty years old. Red Bull shrank the legendary racing driver down to 1/32nd scale to help put the enormity of Le Mans in perspective....

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#parolemille

  SPORTS CAR DIGEST The 2016 running of the famed Mille Miglia rally took place 19-22 May in Italy starting in Brescia. The Mille Miglia has been held as a regularity and reliability trial for historic cars since 1977. Only models that took part in the 1,000-mile...

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#dirtdrags

 BANGSHIFT There has been a marked return to simplicity in the hot rodding world over the last few years. Events like the Race of Gentlemen and others have really gotten people into looking at hot rods as devices for fun and relaxation rather than as killer...

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#racesnake

 SILODROME  The Shelby Cobra had originally been introduced with the Ford 260 cubic inch V8, an engine that balanced power and weight requirements well for the small car, and was able to fit into the engine bay. The original plans for an engine upgrade had been for an...

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#prancinghorse

 SPORTS CAR DIGEST The Cavallino Classic 2016 was held January 20-25 at the Breakers Resort Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida. Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2016, the five-day gathering for Ferrari owners and enthusiasts saw participants and their 400 exotic and...

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#snowsave

 BANGSHIFT We showed you what the action is like at Frozen Rush, where Short Course Off-Road Pro4 Trucks are being tortured in the snow, and this right here is the pinnacle. With an insane save from Ricky Johnson, it’s hard to believe anyone could drive harder. This...

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#look@time

 ESQUIRE  Timekeeping has played a major role in the automotive world since the dawn of racing, so it's no surprise that manufacturers both large and small have created distinctive and beautiful watches with ties to the auto industry. Some draw on history with classic...

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#oilshop

 FLATSIXES Nico Samaras started collecting Porsches at 16. Today, 11-years later, his love for Porsche has only grown stronger. So strong that he and girlfriend Mia decided to start a Porsche themed coffee shop in Old Town Scottsdale named FourTillFour. Continue...

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#speedlover

 SILODROME  Enzo Ferrari: Passion for Speed is a documentary about the automotive legend from 2001. It’s a fascinating look back at the life and times of Enzo, and it includes interviews with some other greats who are no longer with us – like Carroll Shelby. Continue...

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#moviecars

 CARSCOOPS What would "Knight Rider" be without the (autonomous...) Pontiac Trans Am, "The Dukes of Hazard" without the flying Dodge Charger or "The Italian Job" without the Minis carving their path through the streets of Turin? Yes, James Bond too, though he's been...

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