Car Culture & Entertainment

Car Culture & Entertainment

Rusty Off-Roading: Shaking Down Some Old Jeeps in the Wilds of British Columbia

Story and Photos by Bryan Irons/4WD Canada Magazine The ubiquitous “shakedown” run is a time-honored tradition carried out by gearheads across the world. The trip could be after completing a frame-off […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Meet the Crosley Hotshot: America’s First Postwar Sports Car

Last month, we ran an article commemorating the Corvette’s birthday, in which we mentioned that it was not America’s first sports car—suggesting instead that title should go to a lesser-known […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Ever Hear About Chevy’s 1974 “Spirit of America” Special Edition Cars?

Picture this: The year is 1973, Skylab has just been launched into space, Elvis’ “Aloha from Hawaii” is on TV, and “Dark Side of the Moon” is blaring out of […]

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Happy Birthday to the Corvette! A Look Back at the Vette’s Early Beginnings During Its C1 (1953-62) Generation

On June 30th, 1953 the first production Corvette rolled off the assembly line. But despite the position it holds now as “America’s Sports Car,” the Corvette wasn’t exactly an instant […]

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Christine’s Back! 5 Cars That Should Play Her Role if the Remake is Set in the Present Day

News from Hollywood trickled out earlier this month that John Carpenter’s classic horror movie adaptation “Christine” is getting a remake. Based on a novel by Steven King, “Christine” is essentially […]

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Your Favorite Memories with Dad: 2021 Edition

Every year, the folks at Summit Racing ask a question or two on their Facebook and Instagram pages about customers’ memories with their Dads. And every year, we collect some […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Fin-tastic: Our Five Favorite Fish-Named Cars (& A Bonus Catch)

June 18th is National “Go Fishing” Day. But if you can’t head out on the water to enjoy it, perhaps these five cars will appropriately wet…err…whet your appetite for some […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

$#&@@!! Gearheads Share Their Most Painful Garage Lessons

Most gearheads will say that the automotive hobby is one perpetual learning experience. And some of those lessons can be painful—yes, we mean that in the most literal sense. So […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Motorsports

Corvettes at Indianapolis: 10 of the Coolest Indy 500 Corvette Pace Cars

When you turn on the Indy 500 today, you’ll see a Corvette driven by Danica Patrick doing pace car duties for the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. In fact, the 2021 […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Tech / Tech Projects

Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Building and Mounting a Methanol Tank…Over the Radiator?

If you have ever been around ’55 Chevys you know how little space is under the hood. Throw in a twin-turbo big block Chevy, and space is even at more […]