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  • SPEED THRILLS: BRUMOS COLLECTION

    SPEED THRILLS: BRUMOS COLLECTION

    Much more than a ‘Porsche Museum’, the Matunes take us on an historical trip through generations of racing orchestrated by a legendary name in Porsche sales and racing. It’s all about SPEED THRILLS: BRUMOS COLLECTION. Open less than three months; the Brumos Collection in Jacksonville, FL is already making noise on the automotive front as […]
  • AMELIA ISLAND: ROGER PENSKE CARS

    AMELIA ISLAND: ROGER PENSKE CARS

    Thanks to our intrepid Team Matune, we celebrate Roger Penske’s racing successes showcased this year at AMELIA ISLAND: ROGER PENSKE CARS. It’s Saturday afternoon at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance (AICE) and cars begin moving onto the show field, including a unique array of cars associated with Roger Penske. They come from his years as […]
  • PLUG-IN PORSCHE: TAYCAN TURBO

    PLUG-IN PORSCHE: TAYCAN TURBO

    Porsche calls it the ’20 Taycan Turbo, although there’s no forced induction in this sleek four-door sports sedan. Heck, there’s not even an engine, as we know it in the PLUG-IN PORSCHE: TAYCAN TURBO, blogs Dan Scanlan. In this modern world where an electric car’s horsepower is listed as kilowatts, our Taycan tester scores into […]
  • ROLLING BONES: HOT RODS

    ROLLING BONES: HOT RODS

    The Matunes bring us head-turning ROLLING BONES: HOT RODS, sharing the Amelia Island Concours show field with world-class classics, antiques, Concept cars and vintage racecars. In years past, The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance (AICE) has recognized hot rod builders Ed “Big Daddy” Roth and Posies Rods & Customs. This year they chose to feature the […]
  • GALPIN AUTO SPORTS: DRIVEN

    GALPIN AUTO SPORTS: DRIVEN

    The new Discovery channel series premieres on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 9 p.m. ET/PT and will follow the Galpin team as they restore one-of-a-kind cars. Kicking off the first episode of GALPIN AUTO SPORTS: DRIVEN is a DeTomaso Pantera that Carroll Shelby had built for Lee Iacocca. Galpin Auto Sports, a division of Galpin […]
  • TURTLE GARAGE: CARGUY MOVIES.

    TURTLE GARAGE: CARGUY MOVIES.

    Philip Richter blogs about great carguy films to watch during the COVID-19 crisis. We agree with his choices at TURTLE GARAGE: CARGUY MOVIES. With COVID-19 changing life worldwide, our main concerns are staying safe and staying healthy. Social distancing and self-isolation has become the new standard, with more businesses shifting to remote working every day […]
  • HOWARD MINTZ: RAMBLIN’ MAN!

    HOWARD MINTZ: RAMBLIN’ MAN!

    Orphan car brand aficionado and Sarasota Café Racer HOWARD MINTZ: RAMBLIN’ MAN blogs about his vintage 1950s Nash Rambler station wagon, then and now. It’s Déjà vu all over again (with apologies to Yogi Berra and John Fogerty)! Last month my good friend John McKeon was enjoying the Venice (FL) Museum and Archives Facebook page […]
  • DUNTOV’S DREAM: MID-ENGINE CORVETTES

    DUNTOV’S DREAM: MID-ENGINE CORVETTES

    Chevrolet has come a long way – actually 67 years – since Zora Arkus-Duntov built the first mid/rear-engine Corvette. That was in 1953 when #856 EX-54’s stock Six was removed and the body and chassis modified to accommodate a prototype Cadet II engine and transaxle. Unfortunately that car is long gone, but the Matunes showcase […]
  • ’32 FORD: BLUE PLATE SPECIAL

    ’32 FORD: BLUE PLATE SPECIAL

    Veteran hot rod journalist Pat Ganahl uncovers a treasure trove of hot rod  features, originally submitted in the 1970s to iconic magazines like Rod & Custom and Rod Action. ’32 FORD: BLUE PLATE SPECIAL is one of the best examples of 1970s rodding. Pat Ganahl blogs about a California blue-plated ’32 Tudor that’s picture perfect. […]
  • CHIP’S CHOICE: CORVETTES AT CARLISLE

    CHIP’S CHOICE: CORVETTES AT CARLISLE

    Celebrate the Best of Bloomington Gold and honor a special man, Chip Miller, and special cars at CORVETTES AT CARLISLE 2020. Corvettes at Carlisle may be the largest all-Corvette themed weekend in the world, but Bloomington Gold, held each June in Indiana, is known as the Grand Daddy of Corvette events. For one summer only, […]