Category Archives: Auto Monday

The history of the Cherry Bomb glass pack muffler

An interesting look back at those cheap and great sounding mufflers, featuring the Bob Vila of hot rods, a guy with two first names, Stacy David. Sadly, the video is 240p but the history is there. [7:29]

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Bad-Ass Buick: 1955 Special

In stock form, the 1955 Buick Special could best be described as a “nice” car. It’s not drop dead gorgeous like a 1959 Impala, nor does it have the panache of say a 1956 Chrysler 300. You see the ’55 … Continue reading

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Porsche 911 Turbo S assembly

The 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series is an exceptional release, a complete one-of-a-kind. In addition to its high performance, it is characterised by exclusive body parts and even higher quality interior fittings. Take a peak behind the scenes of the … Continue reading

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Big block Vega wagon

You KNOW you’re in for a good time when you see wheelie bars, and big tires on an old station-wagon at a drag strip. Sure enough, it’s first pass down the track brought smiles to ALL of our faces – … Continue reading

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Ratty Muscle Cars

Remember when old cars were just, old? When a scratch in the paint or a door ding didn’t matter? Somewhere along the line people lost sight of that and instead redefined them as garage queens or objects of status. Austin … Continue reading

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Barn Find Hunter

Barn Find Hunter Tom Cotter has discovered more than his share of hidden gems over the years. Here he visits an “art installation” with over 1,800 cars, also an old car collector with a hidden cat, then off to a … Continue reading

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2017 Ford GT: An All-American Supercar

We drive Ford’s spectacular new 216-mph GT. With a 647hp turbocharged V-6 engine, carbon-fiber bodywork, and active aerodynamics, the new GT brings state-of-the-art race car technology to the road. Angus MacKenzie finds out if it really is the spiritual successor … Continue reading

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’69 Dodge Charger – Sublime

We take a fully-flexed ride in Bromley Howser’s beloved 1969 Dodge Charger packing HEMI power and a four-speed through the Mojave Desert just outside of Colton, California. [8:08]

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Project ZL-70: Chevrolet Camaro

The House of Muscle Imagine you just built what you thought was your dream car. But then, after driving it, you realized you were wrong – this is not good. While most people would have cried in their cereal bowl … Continue reading

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Chevy dump trucks

House of Muscle has now gone to On Demand with the first month free. And that’s that. Shame. Here’s their teaser: Today we have a dump truck. Hosted by a guy in a sweatshirt, shorts and flip-flops. David Freiburger walks … Continue reading

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Chevy-Swapped 1962 Ferrari 250 GTE

House of Muscle Call it a hybrid of sorts. An Italian-designed work of art with the soul of an American ironworker. When seen on its own, it’s a celebration. Yet when it’s seen on the back of its stablemate, that … Continue reading

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Retro NASCAR-Inspired 1960 Ford Starliner

House of Muscle Owning a business that’s located at Sonoma Raceway in Northern California does have its benefits. Aside from having access to some of the greatest race cars ever created, being surrounded by speed is also a fantastic source … Continue reading

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Ohio Street Freak: 1969 Chevrolet Nova

House of Muscle There is always that one experience for every budding car enthusiast that leaves an impression. For Mike Cosculluela, that experience happened more than 40 years ago when he was a paperboy in rural Ohio. First there was … Continue reading

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Big Dog Motorcycles

This is an image gallery resurrected from from back during SPT’s early days. Big Dog was founded in 1994 and became the largest production-custom motorcycle manufacturer in the world. They quit making the bikes in ’12, ’13 and’14 due to … Continue reading

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200-MPH, Turbo Hemi Street Car – The Ultimate Belvedere

Number 3 from The House of Muscle Something wonderful happens when you combine passion and drive with a good old fashion work ethic and family values. Meet Northern Bel, the 1966 Plymouth Belvedere that was conceived by owner David Meyer … Continue reading

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Cruise to the Cruise

House of Muscle The series continues with Mike Musto telling it like it is. Roadkill Nights and the Woodward Dream Cruise, two events that should be on the automotive bucket list of any true gear head. Thus, when we at … Continue reading

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