Some people are really great at building things out of metal, like Beck Mechanical for example. See, waaaay back in 2006 “Nine Ball” on LS1Tech wanted the most awesome intake manifold ever for his 427ci LS7. Beck Mechanical made it happen. . . . → Read More: Showing off a Beautiful Intake Manifold
VDub2625 over on VWVortex spotted this new Jetta in a local dealer. It is the meaning of a base model, like no radio sort of “base”. Why you ask? Well, because they are selling it brand new for $13K, and viola, it is posted all over the interwebs for being a strange bird. Win? Lose? I don’t even know? . . . → Read More: Did You Know That You Can Still Buy A New VW Without A Radio?
If you are a car enthusiast, there are a few videos that you are obligated to view at some point in life. “C’était un rendez-vous” is one of them. Like many good things, it is surrounded in lies and controversy, but fake or not, it is music to the ears. . . . → Read More: Oldie But Goodie: A Rendezvous In Paris
First off, LS series engines are a new obsession of mine. If all goes well, I will own one within the next week or two. Secondly, I just so happen to own a Subaru Impreza. So, it seems fitting that I post up a video of an LS engine swapped Subaru. The video claims LS-2, but it’s actually a 6.0L LQ4 from what I understand. Be sure to crank your volume way up for this one. . . . → Read More: Video: LS Engine Swapped Subaru Impreza.
With the magic of the internet, I happened to land on his Cardomain page where he has posted up many examples of his metallic art work. It is a variety of hottness, ranging from custom exhaust and intake manifolds, to modified turbos, his own A4, and truly insane SL-C Monocoque project. . . . → Read More: Because Beautiful Welding Never Gets Old.
I always like to start off the first week after daylight savings time with a little bit o’ Vemag Candango. For just 850 bucks, you can grab your very own engineless rolling skeleton of one. Oh wait, I forgot, nobody actually knows what the heck a Jipe DKW-Vemag Munga Candango is. Let me explain…. . . . → Read More: The DKW-Vemag Munga Candango Carries Cows!
Today’s challenge is to guess which drag strip this is. Some may find this easy, others may find it impossible. I personally have a lot of faith in the 1A Auto Blog readers, so I bet that you guys figure it out within the 1st hour. Post up your guesses! . . . → Read More: Today’s Challenge: Guess That Drag Strip!