Category Archives for Cars

2018 Mustang GT: New 7,500-rpm redline spied?

June 19, 2017

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email The 2018 Mustang GT’s gauge cluster has been caught on camera by a forum member, and it appears to be sporting a significantly higher redline in the 7,500-rpm range. Last year’s 5.0-liter Mustang redlined at 7,000 rpm, while the GT350 takes it to an astronomical 8,250 rpm. It looks […]

Junkyard Treasure: 1993 BMW 525i Touring

June 19, 2017

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email American automobile enthusiasts often express their love, in theory if not in actual ownership, for rear-wheel-drive station wagons with manual transmissions. In practice, though, the sport-utility vehicle and minivan (and their many spinoffs) have rendered the wagon (in any form) an edge-case, seldom-seen vehicle these days. 1993 was close to […]

2017 L.A. Roadsters Show & Swap

June 19, 2017

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email The Los Angeles Roadsters have been around 60 years, and for 53 of those years they’ve had a show. A big show. Like over 1000 roadsters in recent years. The show became a Father’s Day tradition in Los Angeles, far better than whatever you used to do with dad on […]

Hot Rod Hero Alex Xydias turns 95!

June 18, 2017

Share Facebook Tweet Pinterest Email Alex Xydias, original hot rod hero, founder of the SoCal Speed Shop, one of the first record-holders at Bonneville, pioneer in motorsports broadcasting, one of the founders of SEMA, B-17 and B-24 gunner and engineer, and founding member of The Greatest Generation, has turned 95. But you wouldn’t know it […]