You'll Never See A Car Collection Like This $14 Million Barn Find Again

The Ballion collection recently discovered in France is basically like if the Sultan of Brunei's insane supercar hoarding was done in secret in an open barn only to to be found fifty years later. Now, here are all those derelict wonders as they were discovered. » 1/08/15 1:15pm 1/08/15 1:15pm

This Could Be The Last Major Barn Find Ever

For some reason, I've always had this idea that there was sort of a limited but perpetually-renewing supply of amazing vintage cars forgotten about in barns and old garages. This is, of course, absurd, and this recent major find of 60 incredibly valuable, unrestored vintage cars could possibly be the last of its kind. » 12/05/14 10:05pm 12/05/14 10:05pm

This Is A One-Owner 1964 Ferrari 250 GT/L 'Lusso' Barn Find

It's amazing to see a one-owner Ferrari 250 Lusso in 2014, let alone a barn find. Patina has never looked better and you only need around $1,400,000 - $1,800,000 to call it yours. » 7/24/14 10:30am 7/24/14 10:30am

This Guy Found 40 Amazing American Cars Hidden On A Canadian Farm

Three Ford GTs, six Corvettes, a plethora of Mustangs and Thunderbirds and more hidden gems were just uncovered by one very lucky individual in a place doesn't exactly spring to mind right away when we think of American muscle: Canada. » 6/20/14 1:21pm 6/20/14 1:21pm

Someone Is Selling A Brand New 1990 BMW Z1

BMW only built 8,000 Z1 roadsters between 1989 and 1991, but have no fear, you can still buy yourself a brand new one if you have around $100,000 sitting around. » 5/15/14 12:49pm 5/15/14 12:49pm

This Is What A Mint Garage Find '69 Shelby GT500 Looks Like

Some garage finds uncover fire-damaged Porsche 914s with a family of raccoons living where the engine used to be, and some of them uncover stunning gems. This garage find is definitely the latter. » 3/26/14 1:40pm 3/26/14 1:40pm

Porsche's First Car Found After Being Left In A Shed For 112 Years

The first Porsche ever built has been untouched since 1902. Officially called the Egger-Lohner C.2 Phaeton, this electric car from 1898 has 'P1' engraved onto all of the key components standing for Porsche 1, done by the then 23-years old Ferdinand Porsche himself. » 1/28/14 7:32am 1/28/14 7:32am

You Won't Believe How Far People Will Go To Save Early VW Buses

You wouldn't save a car that's been rotting for decades deep in a forest, frozen into ice and mud with no roads in sight as a way back to civilization. Well, these guys did, because the wreck in question is a 1951 Volkswagen Type 2 "Barndoor." It only took a chainsaw and a helicopter. » 12/06/13 2:40pm 12/06/13 2:40pm

Why Is This $500,000 Electric Car Collecting Dust In Rolla, Missouri?

Hey kid. Yeah, you. Want to make a cool half-mill? Well, there's a car covered in dust and chiaroscuro dongs sitting out in the open on a college campus. A very valuable car; a GM EV1. One of the ones that was supposed to have been destroyed. All you have to do is go to Rolla, Missouri and grab it up. » 8/05/13 2:00pm 8/05/13 2:00pm

This 1939 Lincoln Zephyr Is The Ultimate Lincoln Barn Find

We get pretty harsh on Lincoln (Lincoln Motor Company, forgive me) these days because of their laughable ad campaigns and insipid product range of late. But in the 1930s they were remarkably good, and the 1939 Zephyr represents just how good things got. » 4/21/13 3:00pm 4/21/13 3:00pm

Mercedes Race Car Worth $7.6 Million Found In Warehouse (Updated)

There are barn finds, and then there are barn finds. Okay, technically this was a warehouse find, but it falls under the same category. And it's remarkably awesome: the Mercedes-Benz race car piloted by racing legend Juan Manuel Fangio to victory in both the 1954 German and Swiss Grands Prix. It can be yours if you… » 3/22/13 12:27pm 3/22/13 12:27pm

The Ten Greatest Barn Finds Of All Time

Could there be anything better than uncovering a priceless classic sitting lost in your garage? Jalopnik readers know the ten greatest barn find fantasies ever made real. » 3/07/13 11:00am 3/07/13 11:00am

What’s The Greatest Barn Find Of All Time?

The barn find is the ultimate prospect for a car collector – it offers a kind of untouched, deflowered vehicle. They are the virgins of the auto world. » 3/06/13 11:30am 3/06/13 11:30am

The 'Greek Elvis' Left This Rare Lamborghini In A Hotel Parking Lot For…

You probably know Aristotle Onassis for marrying your favorite presidential widow, Jacqueline. As a guy who had more money than his native country has today, he also financed the construction of the Olympic Tower on 5th Avenue, while enjoying the best music Greece could offer in the seventies. In fact, he was so… » 12/06/12 4:00pm 12/06/12 4:00pm

What's Next For This Barn Find Vintage Aston Martin?

It's no secret that barn finds are currently in favor with car collectors, but once a car is unearthed after a lengthy storage the question becomes what to do with the car. » 6/09/12 2:00pm 6/09/12 2:00pm

Barn Find 1953 Porsche 356 Is A Pricey Project

Although we think discovering any old rusty vehicle that has spent several decades idle is a lucky score, tracking down a Pre-A Porsche 356 Cabriolet goes a bit beyond the "average barn find". » 4/21/12 11:00am 4/21/12 11:00am

1967 Chevy Impala Is A Barn Find Time Capsule

Considering the last new 1967 Chevrolet Impala rolled off the assembly line 45 years ago, we'd say this original wagon that's traveled a mere 31,000 miles is about as close as you can get to factory fresh. » 3/25/12 5:00pm 3/25/12 5:00pm

Barn Find Chevy Panel Truck Is An Amazing Original

"They're only original once" is the mantra of car lovers who prefer preservation to restoration. The only problem is the difficulty of finding an older vehicle in original condition good enough to be preserved. This is especially true in the world of old commercial vehicles which usually end up quite destroyed by the… » 3/18/12 2:00pm 3/18/12 2:00pm

1967 Shelby GT500 Revived After 25 Years In Death Valley

Our friends at Bangshift pass along word of a hardcore Ford fan from Massachusetts who is living the dream of every old-car geek: His new restoration project is a well-weathered but completely intact 1967 Shelby GT500 that sat undriven for 25 years in Death Valley. » 2/29/12 4:00pm 2/29/12 4:00pm