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  • BOOK REVIEW: LAST SHELBY COBRA.

    BOOK REVIEW: LAST SHELBY COBRA.

    More than just a book about the 600-horsepower V10 Shelby Cobra Concept, Chris Theodore’s coffee-table tome reveals the inside story of his multi-decade relationship with Carroll Shelby and the concept and production cars at Chrysler and Ford that they worked on. Dozens of books have been written about the chicken farmer from Texas who drove […]
  • HICKORY CORNERS: GILMORE MUSEUM, PART II

    HICKORY CORNERS: GILMORE MUSEUM, PART II

    Collin Morgan takes you on the second of his two-part guided tour of the Gilmore, North America’s largest car museum and home to almost 400 cars on a 90-acre campus. Located midway between Detroit and Chicago, it’s a must-see attraction. Cadillac-LaSalle Club Museum displays an impressive number of cars and memorabilia. One of the highlights […]
  • THE BASICS: SPECIALTY CAR STORAGE.

    THE BASICS: SPECIALTY CAR STORAGE.

    John Linden authored this extensive and informative story on the right way to store any vehicle, especially a classic or specialty car, over the winter or for the long haul. It is easy to get lazy and watch a piece of history fade away under the ravages of time – such is the fate of […]
  • NASH-HEALEY: FIRST AMERICAN SPORTS CAR

    NASH-HEALEY: FIRST AMERICAN SPORTS CAR

    The early 1950s Nash-Healey was the first post-war production two-seat sporty car from a major American automaker. Before there was a Corvette, there was the two-place Nash-Healey produced and marketed for the American market between 1951 and 1954 by Nash-Kelvinator Corporation It utilized the then-new Nash Ambassador powertrain and a European chassis and body, and […]
  • ROLLING BONES: HOT RODS @ AMELIA!

    ROLLING BONES: HOT RODS @ AMELIA!

    Coupes and roadsters honoring the origins of American hot rodding will be showcased at 25th anniversary Amelia Island Concours in 2020. Rolling Bones is a school of rodding that strips away the glitz to present the earthy glamor of the earliest rods to slash across the dry lakes and salt flats on the weekends, yet […]
  • LAST SHELBY COBRA: DRIVING MISS DAISY!

    LAST SHELBY COBRA: DRIVING MISS DAISY!

    Project Daisy was the thundering 600-horsepower V10-engined Shelby Cobra Concept intended to succeed the original Ford GT. It never happened. But with a new book about the car just hitting the bookshelves, CGC’s Road Test Editor Howard Walker gets behind the wheel of this forgotten Cobra for an exclusive drive. You can feel the ghost […]
  • BOOK REVIEW: FORD VERSUS FERRARI

    BOOK REVIEW: FORD VERSUS FERRARI

    The latest book to deal with the battle for supremacy between David and Goliath at Le Mans breaks cover as FORD v FERRARI opens in theaters both here and in Europe. They say timing is everything. And, quite often it is. With Ford challenging and unseating the undisputed King (Ferrari) of endurance sports car racing […]
  • ‘20 MERCEDES-BENZ: GLC 63 AMG

    ‘20 MERCEDES-BENZ: GLC 63 AMG

    ‘The GLC 63 AMG is one of the best all-round, do-everything family hauler, all-weather-capable/all-wheel-drive crossover and musclecar’ according to CGC tester, Dan Scanlan. The ‘20 MERCEDES-BENZ: GLC 63 AMG is a crossover. It can easily shuffle off to school with the kids. Or its slightly more powerful version – the GLC 63S – has lapped […]
  • HICKORY CORNERS: GILMORE CAR MUSEUM

    HICKORY CORNERS: GILMORE CAR MUSEUM

    Collin Morgan takes us on the first of a two-part tour of North America’s largest car museum. Located midway between Detroit and Chicago, it’s home to almost 400 cars on a 90-acre campus! If you ever get the chance to drive through southwest Michigan – just northeast of Kalamazoo – you’re bound to overlook numerous […]
  • MOVIE CARS: FORD V. FERRARI.

    MOVIE CARS: FORD V. FERRARI.

    Ford GT40s and Shelby Cobras identical to those used in the making of the film are available from Le Mans Coupes Ltd. The story of Ford versus Ferrari is as compelling as any in motor racing history, and the much anticipated 20th Century Fox movie – FORD V. FERRARI – immortalizing it, and starring Matt […]