Back in 2018, Jay bought this beautiful Lincoln Continental convertible from a woman who lived three miles away from him. In this episode, our host is joined by Lincoln savant John Cashman, who expertly walks us through the unique and complex system that makes up this cruiser. Check out the video below and hear why Jay puts this car into his favorite category of cars: original and unrestored. Enjoy.
So we know the title here isn’t exactly breaking news. But what we do know is that Chevrolet Camaro’s chief engineer, Al Oppenheiser was pretty open about muscle car sales when speaking with Automotive News. Oppenheiser told the publication that the Ford Mustang dominates the pony-car sales chart and has been “eating our lunch.”
Don’t think that Chevy is giving up the fight that easy, though. Al said, “We plan to go head to head – and win.” The Camaro currently occupies the third place slot behind the Mustang and the Dodge Challenger. To give a little bit of perspective, Chevrolet sold 29,551 Camaros (through July,) while Ford was busy selling 48,362. So how does Chevy plan to go on the offensive? Price cuts. Specifically, the entry-level 1LS model is down $1,000 to $25,995. Similar drops are in store for the 1LT and 2LT models. The brand also plans to release the 2019 Camaro Turbo 1LE which packs 275 horsepower. So, the overarching idea here is for Chevy to offer “affordable performance,” and we’re not opposed. We’ll keep you posted on this, but remember, don’t sleep on Chevy.
When it comes to this replica Ford Roadster, the devil in the details. It’s one of the most influential automotive designs – ever. This ride started out as a factory 5 replica and today? Black and copper perfection. Meet the masterminds at West Coast Auto Craft who made this Hot Rod look great and turns even better. Enjoy:
The latest dream car replica comes from Dream Customs India. At first glance it might look like a 1969 Ford Mustang, but peel back the layers and it’s a 2009 Hyundai Accent. The company is no stranger to turning your daily driver into your dream car, considering they also built a Lamborghini Aventador SVJ replica from a Honda Civic. Check it out, right here.
Sigala designs recently revealed their widebody kit for the C8 Corvette Stingray. They are dubbing it the “world’s first true widebody C8.” The widebody kit has been named the C8RR and consists of 32 pieces that transform the C8 Corvette into a supercar. The kit is available in fiberglass, carbon fiber, or a combination, and includes a new hood with integrated carbon fiber vents. Check it out in full detail, right here.