This month ebay Motors is celebrating Collector Car Appreciation Month. Within this celebration is a featured eBay listing for one of the original 1939 GM Futurliners. If you aren’t up to par on your Futurliner history, they were basically tour buses that Harley Earl & his crew produced 12 of way back in the 1930′s. When the Futurliners combined their superpowers on the open road, they became General Motors’ “Parade of Progress”. This futuristic parade toured the entire United States along with parts of Canada, Mexico and Cuba. Their goal was to show off some of the newest technologies that were going to make the world a better place. » Continue reading more of this post…
I grew up in the 70′s and 80′s so I’ve always had a thing for vans. Here’s a pretty cool van burnout that I found on YouTube for our Friday video post. It kind of has a “Who’s The Boss” theme going on.
In the post Y2K world, Hyundai’s are rear wheel drive, and can be found shredding their Potenzas with 429 meat filled V8 horsepower. On Friday, anything is possible.
Can’t see the video? Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJAbrSWujv4
Today was the final launch for a manned space craft by the NASA program (for now). That means that all of your lofty dreams of being a real life astronaut, and repelling off of that weird mysterious face on the moon are now null and void. You will never feel the force of a rocket on your back pushing you to 17,000 mph, and you won’t be taking the moon rover over any sweet jumps. Again, sorry to be the bearer of bad news. Luckily for you, you have something more exciting than intergalactic space travel in your life. I’ll give you a hint. The special thing is in front of you right now. It’s called – a sextuplet of shiny new NASA related pictures! » Continue reading more of this post…
Can’t see the video? Here is the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9L3n-w3N5I
Jay Leno has the car collection that every enthusiast dreams of. He also gets invited to awesome car-related events because well… he’s a famous & ridiculously knowledgeable car-guy. That’s what famous car-guys do. Most recently, he was in Wolfsburg Germany checking out the brand new Volkswagen Beetle that has been buzzing around the internet for a few months now. It seems that the vast majority of VW enthusiasts are excited about the new model because of it’s sleeker, more Porsche-esque look. Jay Leno agrees. What’s that you say? You like old cars? Well you are in luck, because in the video, Jay also drives the worlds oldest Volkswagen Beetle from 1938.
Imagine for just one moment that you owned a Fiero. Life is pretty great right? Okay, now imagine that you also have a totally sweet motorcycle. This imaginary setting couldn’t possibly get any better at this point. Am I right? No! I’m wrong! The FIERO CYCLE has just stepped into your dream sequence and he brought the 3 wheeled party with him! Wrong has never felt so right. You know… I’m Lovin It!
Special Thanks to Jason E. for the picture.