Steve McQueen's Other Car: the Jaguar XKSS

The chestnut brown 1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso wasn't the only barely-disguised race car McQueen drove on public roads: there's also this canvas-topped 1956 XKSS Le Mans racer. » 5/18/09 11:00am 5/18/09 11:00am

Madmen Will Put Any Number Of Weber Carbs On Any Engine You Want

We saw some cool Weber carburetor setups » 8/20/08 4:20pm 8/20/08 4:20pm at last year's Monterey Historics, but the guys at the Pierce Manifolds booth have upped the Weber ante with their insane custom intakes. You want to put two-barrel Webers on your Chevy 348? No problemo- they can pull that manifold right off the shelf for you! How about a …

Weber Sportscar Faster One Makes Eyes Bleed

As an engineer, you are taught to maximize efficiency, provide function over form, and do it with the most cost effective and elegantly simple solution possible. That may have been the target with the Weber Sportscar Faster One, but no amount 900 HP, twin turbo supercharged V8, 250 MPH top speed whatnot actually makes… » 5/01/08 1:20pm 5/01/08 1:20pm

Weber-o-Rama at Laguna Seca

We'll have some Engine Porn for y'all later on, courtesy of the historic racers at Laguna Seca this weekend, but first we though you might enjoy looking at some highly pleasing Weber carburetor installations from back in The Day. We got us a pair-o-Ferraris, a Lotus 11, and a Corvette, each huffing Weber-style. » 8/19/07 1:30pm 8/19/07 1:30pm

Hunchbacked Contender: The Weber SportsCar

The Bugatti Veyron made us question just how far we could go in the pursuit of pure speed, just how much we'd sacrifice in terms of looks, style, and low speed fun for a car that would outrun a cruise missile. As it turned out, the bar went pretty high. But Weber Engineering might have pushed things beyond the… » 6/27/07 12:00pm 6/27/07 12:00pm

Uh... Um... Oh, Whatever: 2007 Weber SportsCar

There are two kinds of people in this world. Those who think Chris Bangle should be lined up and shot, and those who think the BMW 7-Series is a bold design coup that advances the art of the automobile by at least a decade. I happen to fall into the latter camp, yet even I am having a bit of a struggle not wincing at… » 5/14/07 11:45am 5/14/07 11:45am

Supercar Neutrality: The Weber Sportscars Supercar

While all of us plebes are getting ready for the Geneva show, some Swiss types are focused on the Top Marques show in Monaco. Weber Sportscars, for example, is working up a one-off supercar it says will be unveiled in Monte Carlo. The company best known for motors and other such materiel says it's concocted a… » 2/28/07 10:48am 2/28/07 10:48am