Historic British cars come ashore in Rhode Island
Jun07

Historic British cars come ashore in Rhode Island

Often, we look for something that connects with our passion, that is exciting, that is new, and is beautiful to look at. Summer is just about here and, in Rhode Island, summer is the season. But how often does something spectacular and new come along? There is one new event -well, almost new, it’s in its 2nd season – that takes place this week, June 9th-12th, 2016 in Bristol and it’s the British Motorcar Festival. The festival...

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Pick of the Day: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS
May24

Pick of the Day: 1967 Chevrolet Camaro SS

As far as muscle cars go, this 1967 Chevy Camaro SS in Ermine White with orange stripes certainly epitomizes what it means to be muscle. It looks like it sounds like a monster. “In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the first Chevrolet Camaro ever built, here is a first-year Camaro just the way we like them, fast and flashy.” “This Camaro was built to run away from Mustangs on the strip, or turn every head while...

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Thrifty Parking-lot Show from 1954
May22

Thrifty Parking-lot Show from 1954

Did you notice the beautiful colors of these classic customs? Did you notice that this car show was in 1954? Rik Hoving, from Custom Car Chronicle did a phenomenal job colorizing this photo, as well as chronicling the details and stories of the classics in this picture. How often are we treated to such a unique look at a moment in history? You’ll get a chance to read about each car in this timeless picture and test your...

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The BMW 2002 Hommage is a retro concept done right
May20

The BMW 2002 Hommage is a retro concept done right

I’ve rarely met a “stock” car that I didn’t like more when it was treated with a little tricked-out treatment.  The off-center BMW badge at the back and the choice of color and design of the front spoiler give it an elegant retro look.   “Even the lighting elements are retro-tinged. The headlight lenses have a gold hue since this is the golden anniversary of the 1966 model. There are also separate...

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Real Racing: 1980 Showroom Stock C National Championship (Video)
May19

Real Racing: 1980 Showroom Stock C National Championship (Video)

I love this kind of racing. Equal cars, driving on the limit, a track that encourages 3-wide chicanes yet has the outer edges of the track dusted with sand. Not everyone is making it through very well.   “Our friends over at Petrolicious unearthed this gem of a race, and a few others like it, on YouTube. How many of these cars can you name, B&B?”   Read the full article here: Real Racing: 1980 Showroom Stock...

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