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McLaren $1.7 million super car inspired by 1960s roadster has no roof and a windshield is optional

McLaren $1.7 million super car inspired by 1960s roadster has no roof and a windshield is optional

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The British automaker's update on the classic Elva two-seater race car of the 1960s, which also had no roof, uses an 'Active Air Management System' to divert air away from...
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New platforms are splitting collectibles into tradable shares. Here are 10 examples, including cars, whisky, and watches

New platforms are splitting collectibles into tradable shares. Here are 10 examples, including cars, whisky, and watches

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

New services are splitting pricey collectibles into tradable shares, allowing investors to eke returns out of cars, watches and even Japanese whisky. One service, Rally, began...
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Mercedes-Benz and Mattel have joined forces to combat gender stereotypes - and to give away 50,000 classic Matchbox cars

Mercedes-Benz and Mattel have joined forces to combat gender stereotypes - and to give away 50,000 classic Matchbox cars

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Mercedes-Benz USA and Mattel have partnered to enhance STEM instruction and support it for young women. The companies, in collaboration with several other partners, have...
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Evolution, not revolution, for the new 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S

Evolution, not revolution, for the new 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S

6 days ago   |   Ars Technica

The 2020 Porsche 911 Carerra S is the eighth-generation 911. [credit: Jonathan Gitlin ] Porsche has been making the idiosyncratic, rear-engined 911 sports car since 1963. Every...
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These electric hot rods point the way for future restomods

These electric hot rods point the way for future restomods

6 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Last year, Chevrolet took a 550kW electric Camaro hot rod to SEMA, so this year Ford brought Mustang Lithium, which boasts 671kW. That's 900hp. [credit: Ford ] This week, Las...
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Classic cars crowd raise funds for hospice

Classic cars crowd raise funds for hospice

7 days ago   |   Daily Record

A host of classic and vintage car enthusiasts have helped raise more than £2000 for a Scottish hospice while enjoying a cracking day out.
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Meet Rikard Grunnan, the Waymo employee who has actually built self-driving cars

Meet Rikard Grunnan, the Waymo employee who has actually built self-driving cars

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

Rikard Grunnan is Waymo's Head of Technical Fleet Operations, based on Mountain View, California. He joined what was then known as the Google Car project in 2011 and hired to...
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Doris Day's estate to go up for auction

Doris Day's estate to go up for auction

8 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Up to 800 items, including a classic car, owned by the Calamity Jane star will go up for auction in April 2020, with all proceeds going to the animal lover's charity, The Doris...
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Vintage car driver, 80, killed in M23 crash named as millionaire businessman

Vintage car driver, 80, killed in M23 crash named as millionaire businessman

9 days ago   |   The Mirror   |   2 articles

Ron Carey, from Canada, who had a £3.8million classic car collection, made his fortune in the oil industry
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Pictured: Millionaire, 80, killed in classic car after ‘taking wrong turn onto M23'

Pictured: Millionaire, 80, killed in classic car after ‘taking wrong turn onto M23'

10 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Millionaire businessman Ron Carey, 80, has been named in the Canadian press as the driver who lost his life on the M23 yesterday An elderly man who lost his life after...
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Alfie Lamb: 'Arrogant' Stephen Waterson Jailed Over Car Seat Death

Alfie Lamb: 'Arrogant' Stephen Waterson Jailed Over Car Seat Death

A serial domestic abuser has been jailed for seven years and six months after admitting crushing his girlfriend's son with a car seat. Stephen Waterson, 26, the son of a former... Read more ...

Updated: More details on new V8-powered Ferrari Roma

Updated: More details on new V8-powered Ferrari Roma

New two-seater, which produces 612bhp from Ferrari's V8 turbo motor, is claimed to offer "unparalleled performance" Ferrari has revealed a new 612bhp V8 front-engined coupé... Read more ...

Ford Mustang Mach-E electric SUV to be revealed on Sunday

Ford Mustang Mach-E electric SUV to be revealed on Sunday

Ford Mustang Mach-E artist impression Blue Oval confirms that its first bespoke battery-electric car will be unveiled on 17 November The Ford Mustang Mach-E electric SUV will... Read more ...

Houdini the husky makes sure he gets lots of pats from Halloween fake hand...

Houdini the husky makes sure he gets lots of pats from Halloween fake hand dangling off a car

Siberian husky Houdini, 10, appeared to love the attention he was getting from a fake hand he found on the back of a car during a walk in Vancouver, Canada. Read more ...

New 2020 Ferrari Roma blasts in as new 612bhp two-seat GT

New 2020 Ferrari Roma blasts in as new 612bhp two-seat GT

James Brodie 2019-11-14 12:30 The new two-seat Ferrari Roma arrives with 200mph+ top speed and a totally new interior Ferrari has taken the wraps off a totally new model called... Read more ...

Payback order for Craigneuk man caught in car park with knife and heroin

Payback order for Craigneuk man caught in car park with knife and heroin

Police officers on patrol spotted 22-year-old Hamilton near flats Read more ...

Equal Pay Day 2019: Yes, you're now effectively working for free until Christmas

Equal Pay Day 2019: Yes, you're now effectively working for free until Christmas

Fancy being paid a lower salary than a man doing exactly the same job as you? Chances are, you are. Marisa Bate investigates what action you can take... Getty Images It's that... Read more ...

First look at Mel Owen car crash aftermath in EastEnders

First look at Mel Owen car crash aftermath in EastEnders

EastEnders has given fans a first look at the fallout of the dramatic crash that left Mel Owen feared dead after flipping her car following a dramatic race with Sharon Mitchell... Read more ...

EastEnders SPOILER: Pregnant Sharon Mitchell discovers the fate of Mel after...

EastEnders SPOILER: Pregnant Sharon Mitchell discovers the fate of Mel after horrific car crash

The EastEnders favourite makes her way through the debris-strewn road to find out the fate of Mel, who was last seen colliding with another vehicle at the close of Tuesday's... Read more ...

UK weather - Snow hits England and Wales as Met Office warn of travel chaos

UK weather - Snow hits England and Wales as Met Office warn of travel chaos

SNOW is falling across parts of England and Wales as Yorkshire braces for yet more rain after days of flooding. Dartmoor was pictured blanketed in snow on Wednesday evening... Read more ...