Eight Ways Baby Boomers Changed Society With Their Cars

As the Baby Boomer generation continues its inexorable march toward the proverbial light at the end of the tunnel, the AARP is taking a close look at the impacts America's biggest generation has had and is still having on U.S. culture and transportation since the Woodstock Festival. » 12/04/12 10:30am 12/04/12 10:30am

Let's Find This Dying Teen a '72 Chevelle

Making vast, sweeping generalizations about wildly diverse groups of people is rarely a good idea, but I'm going to do it anyway: gearheads are good people. Sure, car people can be clickish, argumentative, stubborn, and pedantic, but every time we've reported on or put a call out to our readers to help someone in need, … » 11/15/12 9:30am 11/15/12 9:30am

This Is What Happens When You Try To Randomly Join A Classic Car Race

Palermo, Sicily — My grandfather grew up in Sicily, and I've been listening to his stories about watching the Targa Florio and Mille Miglia for years. I thought those legendary Gran Tourismo races had long ago gone the way of the dodo, but I thought wrong. » 10/19/12 4:30pm 10/19/12 4:30pm

What's So Loud It's Causing Katy Perry To Make This Face?

Katy Perry is used to some loud sound, but she wasn't prepared for the howl of 24 Formula One engines right past her ears. Here she is getting her eardrums blown out in Singapore, and we think she liked it. » 9/24/12 4:20pm 9/24/12 4:20pm

Five Gearhead Holidays That Don’t Exist (But Really Should)

Last week we celebrated Labor Day, which is a very important holiday based around… um, something important enough to get us a three day weekend. Hopefully, you were able to spend it swimming, barbecuing, drinking beer or watching race highlights from the weekend. » 9/08/12 1:00pm 9/08/12 1:00pm

Dad's Wish To Give His Sick Son A Car Show Goes Viral Overnight

Yesterday, we told you that a British father and Subaru owner is facing the very stark and devastating reality that his 11-year old son only has weeks left to live. He posted a note on a British Subaru forum saying he was planning a small car show in a week and would love for some cars to show up and brighten his son's … » 8/31/12 12:00pm 8/31/12 12:00pm