eatured a $1300 Volvo 240 that was hacked into an El Camino this morning..so I figured it was time to post a Porsche 914 that had been modified to look like a Lotus Elite. Yes, the price tag might be 100x higher, but the dedication to doing what you want and not what other people want is too much of a coincidence. Find this 1970 Porsche 914-6 Prototype bidding for $125,000 with a few minutes to go located in Strasbourg, France via pcarmarket.com. Tip from Mark.
Folks have toyed with the concept of direct injected two-stroke engines for years…in fact, I worked at a (now defunct) small alt-fuels engineering firm (BKM) in the early 2000s that was working with Yamaha on direct injection technology for small engines…and it was neat stuff that never went anywhere. Anyway, at the same time there […]
The rumors were out on the internet, but everyone assumed it was a fake. No, I’m not talking about Ben Affleck’s awesome full back tattoo…no sir, I’m talking about the prototype Ford F-series pickup from the 1990s called the Predator. Find this 1993 Ford F-250 Predator Pickup offered for $20,000 in Commerce, MI via craigslist. From […]
Find this 1991 GMC Typhoon test mule here on eBay in Phoenix, AZ bid to $5,300 ending on Monday. The body is a stock 1991 GMC Jimmy but has complete Typhoon running gear. From eBay: a known truck in the Typhoon/Syclone community, test mule for drivetrain, factory built and not a clone.
What does Uncle Sam have in mind for the next generation of fighting vehicles? This project offers some unique insight into the question. From here it looks pretty awesome. And ugly. Find this Mongrel Military Green Concept Car here on eBay here for sale in Suffolk, VA for $12,500. Was there a clandestine military project titled “If […]
In the late ’90s, Ford built a one-off sporting edition of a Ford mid-size SUV using Ford Racing products. They planned to promote it through Ford Racing dealerships to bolster Ford’s motorsport history and credibility. It was a great move to build up Ford’s public image. So Ford built it… as a Mercury. The supercharged […]
The Ford Torino, originally a option for the Fairlane sedan, coupe & wagon, was first introduced as a stand alone model in 1970. Ford used the Fastback Torino as the base for their NASCAR entrants, although the actual racers shared little in common with production vehicles. For the 1970 NASCAR season Ford started building a […]