The restored HD video of the Atlas missile explosion is amazing to watch

The guys at AtomCentral uploaded this video depicting the failed test of the Atlas missile back in 1961. The footage—scanned to HD from the original film—shows the rocket exploding in an epic and mesmerizing slow motion that would make Michael Bay drool. » 3/31/15 4:08pm Yesterday 4:08pm

This Indie Shop Is Producing A Line Of 'Brand New' 1956 Ford Trucks

The 1956 Ford F-100 is one devastatingly pretty pickup. Hot rod builder Bodie Stroud agrees, and has decided to start selling his own iteration of this classic as the X-100 with "modern suspension, a brand new Ford Racing motor and transmission, and the interior and gauges from a late-model F-150." » 3/25/15 1:43pm 3/25/15 1:43pm

The First Range Rover Autobiography Will Always Be The Finest

Today any nouveau riche nincompoop with $137,995 can buy a Range Rover Autobiography. But 21 years ago, when an in-car fax machine was next-level baller status and nobody would dare use the word "bespoke" near a Brooklyn thrift shop, the badge meant something. » 3/17/15 12:53pm 3/17/15 12:53pm

Is A 1961 Willys Wagon The Ultimate Campmobile?

This Restomod Army Truck Is The Cleanest And Coolest 'Deuce And A Half'

M35 "deuce and a half" army trucks are surprisingly easy to come by. If you can't find one rotting in some farmer's field, there are always a handful selling cheap at auctions. But I've never seen one re-imagined as beautifully as this. » 3/12/15 2:32pm 3/12/15 2:32pm

Sweet Baby Jesus Is Anything Cuter Than An International Scout Camper?

Looks like there was a factory or extremely clean aftermarket camper conversion for the first-generation International Scout, and I think it's just dethroned the Toyota Chinook as the most adorable microcamper sold in America. » 2/18/15 12:46pm 2/18/15 12:46pm

The Sexiest Truck At The 2015 Chicago Auto Show Is 54 Years Old

The 2015 Ram Laramie Limited is comfy as your favorite spot in the couch with the time-formed ass indent, but it'll never be as classy as this perfect original-spec 1961 Toyota Land Cruiser. Get closer to this preserved masterpiece in our gallery. » 2/16/15 1:15pm 2/16/15 1:15pm

How Bob Marley's Long Lost Land Rover Was Rescued From Certain Death

Reggae legend Bob Marley's 1977 Series III Land Rover pickup was almost as cool as the man himself. Yet it spent some thirty years waiting in vain for somebody to stir it up and satisfy its soul. See what I did there? You should also see this beautiful restoration video and how happy the truck made Marley's kids. » 2/09/15 2:16pm 2/09/15 2:16pm

This 1957 Off-Road Trip Up Pike's Peak Is Old-School American Awesome

Ah, the 50's. Men were men, videos all sounded like they were narrated through a carnival megaphone, and Chevy was starting to sell more trucks with four-wheel-drive. GM was so fired up to prove their off-road prowess that they took a couple pickups bushwhacking all the way up Pike's Peak.… » 2/05/15 8:15pm 2/05/15 8:15pm

There's A Ridiculous Traffic Jam Of So Many FJ40s On This Volcano

A reader just came back from a trip to Indonesia's Mt. Bromo volcano, where apparently just about every FJ40 Toyota Land Cruiser has gone to retire. Look at them all! This is easily one of the greatest vacation videos I've ever seen. » 2/05/15 12:50pm 2/05/15 12:50pm

This Is The Filthy Baja-Racing Ford Galaxie That Mom Warned You About

Rene Aguirre has raced this jacked-up 1964 Ford Galaxie in NORRA's vintage off-road races down the Baja peninsula, but it looks almost as amazing sitting still as it does jumping dunes. Actually nah, let's watch it throw dirt in slow-motion. » 2/03/15 9:25pm 2/03/15 9:25pm

Long Before The Dreamliner, Boeing Made The Stearman And It's Awesome

In 1934 Boeing acquired the Stearman Aircraft Company and proceeded to pump out more than 10,000 variations of the iconic Model 75. It was easy to fly and supremely forgiving, which made the Stearman one of the best teachers you could ever have. » 1/21/15 7:30pm 1/21/15 7:30pm

You Will Not Find A Better Used Civic Than This One

Remember when showing off your Civic meant a fart-can exhaust and a completely useless deck-spoiler? I'm glad we have moved beyond that too. Now that we are a little older and wiser we can appreciate a truly magnificent modified masterpiece. Behold this K20 swapped 1979 Honda Civic. » 12/27/14 5:49pm 12/27/14 5:49pm

Watch This And Learn How To Drive A GT40

This Striking 200-MPH Retro Sports Car Is Brazil's Alpine A108 Reborn

About fifty years ago, the same Willys that brought us the Jeep built a short run of sports cars in Brazil as the "Willys Interlagos" based on the Renault Alpine A108. Classic car specialists Maggiora and Carrozzeria Viotti have now revived the name and modernized the design; as the 2015 Willys AW 380 Berlinetta. » 12/05/14 4:00pm 12/05/14 4:00pm

How This Guy Flipped Cars From A $500 Toyota Up To His Dream Ride

Here's the story of one ambitious car flipper bought-and-sold his way from a chewed-out $500 Land Cruiser to the truck he's always wanted... another, much nicer Land Cruiser. He definitely took the long way 'round, but he got some great automotive adventures in on the way. » 11/29/14 11:58am 11/29/14 11:58am

Thousands Of Bees Were Hiding Between The Body Panels Of This Truck

Classic car restoration is a challenging but fulfilling– OH MY GOD, THERE ARE SO MANY BEES. » 11/14/14 5:07pm 11/14/14 5:07pm

You Could Buy This Perfect 80's Classic For The Price Of A Nissan Versa

Before anyone even heard the name "Tacoma," Toyota was selling excellent little pickup trucks here in the US. Rising to fame as Marty McFly's dream ride in Back To The Future, the 1980's Toyota Truck is still an absolute icon and this one is nothing short of showroom-perfect, with just 23,351 miles on the odometer. » 11/10/14 5:26pm 11/10/14 5:26pm

Your Heavy Duty Pickup Will Never Be As Badass As This Tiny Toyota

We don't often post pictures of random trucks spotted in the wild, but this masterpiece derelict deserves recognition. This tattered Toyota just might be the ultimate monument to what a pickup truck is all about. » 11/01/14 3:04pm 11/01/14 3:04pm

The Most Psycedelic Car Ads From The Swingin' 60's And 70's

Ever since stumbling upon this far-out spread of the original Holden Sandman, I've realized how many auto adverts absolutely own our ideas of what the 1960's-early 70's era was like. What are some of your favorite Austin-Powersy car commercials and prints? » 10/26/14 2:57pm 10/26/14 2:57pm