Beautiful 1964 Ford Fairlane sells for $700,000 to benefit charity

The star of this weekend's Barrett-Jackson auction in Las Vegas was this 1964 Ford Fairlane K-code which sold for an amazing $700,000 with all proceeds going to charity. This very red Fairlane was originally constructed by Rousch Industries as a promotional vehicle for the auction company. Last night it was auctioned… » 9/25/11 5:00pm 9/25/11 5:00pm

Get struck by the 1964 Ford Fairlane Thunderbolt

There is little besides a modified hood and missing high beams to indicate what is hiding beneath the fairly docile exterior of this 1964 Ford Fairlane. While it may look like an ordinary midsized passenger car, this particular Fairlane is one of the 100 427 equipped track beasts built by Ford in 1964. It's called the… » 5/07/11 11:00am 5/07/11 11:00am

Awesome 1000 horsepower Chevy powered Ferrari 360 is awesome

What would you do if you blew the engine of your Ferrari 360 GT during a track day? While most Ferrari owners would probably go for an expensive engine rebuild after the tears subsided, one Californian exotic car owner decided to think outside the box. The 1000 horsepower Chevy powered bastard Ferrari seen here is the … » 4/17/11 4:00pm 4/17/11 4:00pm

Holden To Announce LS7-Powered HSV Commodore?

Our mates over at Wheels magazine have some news for the followers of power-upgrades in Aussie muscle cars. The Australian buff book claims the Special Vehicles unit of Holden is bringing a 7.0-liter LS7-powered supercar to Sydney's Australian International Motor Show in October. There's no word yet on a name, but » 6/26/07 9:30am 6/26/07 9:30am

Whistlin' Wynn-Dixie: Chevy Shows Off It's Threesome Of Silverado Customs

We're over at the Wynn hotel, Steve's golden child who isn't one of his potentially tattlin' children, in order to check out the threesome of Silverado customs the General's got on display. We've shown them to you in sketch form, and now we've got them live and in color. And yes, the Dale Jr. truck is still hideous.… » 10/30/06 11:33pm 10/30/06 11:33pm

SEMA Preview: The General's Going To Have More Than This Threesome For…

The boys over in the General's aftermarket dungeons must have been working mad overtime hours this year, as the plan appears to be for them to throw down twenty-seven vehicles on display in the General's SEMA booth — including 14 Chevrolets; two Cadillacs; four GMCs; two HUMMER H3s; two Pontiac Solstices; two Saturns;… » 10/23/06 3:31pm 10/23/06 3:31pm

Mass Displacement: PistonHeads Drives the Weineck Cobra

What do you get when you stick an Englishman behind the wheel of a berzerker German interpretation of an iconic American adaptation of a British sports car? How do you handle an English country lane in roadster with 12.9 liters of V8 (780 ci) under the hood, a billet crankshaft the size of Martin Short and more torque… » 8/24/06 2:00pm 8/24/06 2:00pm

Crown Victoria, Indeed: Next Rear-Drive Ford Could Come from Australia

Left Lane News has been working the down-under side of the street — following reports of a rear-drive sedan — possibly for US export — coming out of the Ford Australia studio. Word is the car will be a retro-styled model, possibly along the lines of the Ford 427 concept of 2003 (pictured). Australia being a land where… » 7/14/06 11:20am 7/14/06 11:20am