Possibly the biggest barn find collection ever is up for sale, see the article from Jesse Kleib at Speed Society here
See the collection below on YouTube
Another historic GM plant is to be reduced to rubble, in this case it’s the Janesville Wisconsin plant one year short of its 100th anniversary.
Read about the history of the plans in the article from Daniel Strohl at Hemmings here
It would be interesting to try and guess the year this photo was taken based on the gentleman’s attire?
The National Automotive History Collection in Detroit has suffered some water damage from a burst pipe back in January, hopefully this has not caused too much damage to the inventory as the collection is a major source of automotive research.
Article from the Detroit Free Press here
A further article from the Detroit Free Press can be found here
“The pipe burst on the third floor, where some NAHC materials are stored. The only damage to the collection was secondary materials, such as books and magazines. They are being dried by a recovery company. The library hopes they can all be saved.”
The one and only Cobra III later known as the Lone Star will be displayed at a concours for the first time at Amelia Island this year (2018)
Reads Kurt Ernst’s article here at Hemmings
Some more background on the car can be found on The Cobra-Ferrari Wars website
Edsel Ford’s restyled 34 Ford was a team effort, designed by Edsel, Coachwork in Germany, Interior from Detroit.
Edsel christened the car “Luxus” German for luxury.
Read the rest of Richard Lentinello’s article at Hemmings
Really nice to camera piece from ArcLite Fab in which Brian discusses his approach and Hot Rod philosophy.
As a bonus I’ve also added the Gas Monkey piece to camera with Brian during his recent Hot Rod build collaboration which was featured on the cover of Hot Rod Magazine
Brian Bass and Aaron Kaufman discuss Brian’s Track T build
I don’t often post stuff from eBay, but I was sorely tempted by this one I have to say!
Here is the listing
Having previously owned a US Spec Ranger the bug lurks near the surface