Pebble Beach Concours Offers Virtual Option

Experiencing the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance - a costly bucket list item for most classic car enthusiasts - is now within the means of anyone reading this post. Live online video streaming of the elegantly orchestrated car show will be available to smart phone, computer and tablet owners free of charge this… » 8/15/13 10:37am 8/15/13 10:37am

What Do You Drive To The Monterey Historics? Leave The Camry At Home!

As soon as you arrive at the Monterey Historics and park your car, something becomes very clear: this isn't your typical bunch of parked cars! More late-model Porsches, Ferraris, and Corvettes than you can shake a briefcase full of nonsequentially-numbered $20 bills at, of course, but also dozens of funky old imports… » 8/17/08 1:45pm 8/17/08 1:45pm

Engine Pr0n From The 2008 Monterey Historics

We saw a whole bunch of engine shots from the '07 Monterey Historics, so let's make it a tradition and check out some of the vintage go-fast hardware that roared into Steinbeck country this weekend. You get a pretty interesting mix of engines at this event, with exposed-valvetrain mills in horseless carriages, big… » 8/17/08 11:00am 8/17/08 11:00am

Welcome To The 2008 Monterey Historics! Glorious Engines Everywhere,…

The temperature is a perfect 66 degrees, there's a soundtrack of wailing engines, and you can't walk 20 yards without encountering some legendary race car. Yes, it's the 2008 Monterey Historics, where I spent all day yesterday poking my camera into engine compartments and trying (in vain) to find a booth selling Deep… » 8/17/08 10:00am 8/17/08 10:00am

Lincoln MKT Crossover Confirmed, To Get EcoBoost

Ford today officially confirmed that it would be producing the Lincoln MKT and equipping it with the EcoBoost 3.5-liter V-6 engine, good for an estimated 340 horsepower and 340 lb.-ft. of twist, in place of a V8. Unlike the MKT Concept, the production crossover will get three rows and probably fewer Saworvski… » 8/15/08 3:15pm 8/15/08 3:15pm

Nick Hogan's Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe At Pebble Beach

Well, not really. But if Nick Hogan did have one, this is totally the Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe he'd drive. In fact, we bet he has a poster of this exact car on his jail cell wall right now. We'd also say the odds are high on this Phantom sticking out like a sore thumb at the Pebble Beach Concours.


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Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Drives Pebble Beach In Its Bloomers

The Pebble Beach Concours is scheduled for tomorrow, but all the cars are taking their places already, including the debuting Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport. Here, the Veyron Grand Sport is seen running around in its underwear, hoping to avoid photography. Gee, wonder what it looks like? (Thanks to J.F. Musial for… » 8/15/08 11:50am 8/15/08 11:50am