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Posts by: Jim Pickering

Chevrolet’s Chevelle was one of the hottest muscle cars ever built, with the SS 396s and SS 454s of...

Absolutley positively need to get where you’re going? Floods, snow drifts, windstorms, blackouts,...

Dodge entered the Trans Am racing world in 1970 with the Challenger T/A, with a total of 2,399...

It’s hard to go wrong with GM’s 1967-1972 trucks, especially if you’re in the market for a classic...

Imports from Japan already had a foothold in the U.S. by the mid-1970s, but it wasn’t until the gas...

Nothing screams American muscle more than a huge Roots-style blower on top of a big-block engine....

Amphicars are a great choice if you want to travel up on the surface of a river or lake (unless...

A lot of people think the muscle car era ended in 1972. And for the most part, they’re right. But if...

It’s pretty rare to find a Ford Falcon restored to a high level. Especially one that retains its...

Square Broncos have a huge following, as they’re simple, rugged, and had a long production run. But...

When the Plymouth Road Runner hit the streets in 1968, Pontiac was caught off-guard. Their GTO had...

Want a classic truck that’ll absolutely positively get you anywhere you need to go? I’ve got one word...

There’s a lot to be said for classic cars fitted with modern performance parts. They offer the best...

The ’67 SS 396 was the high point of first-gen Chevelles. Their styling was arguably some of the...

This Hemi Road Runner wasn’t an original 426 car, but originality doesn’t win drag races. It looks...

There’s something very cool about an original-looking period shop truck. Especially when it’s...

Win on Sunday, sell on Monday was the mantra of the big three throughout the 1960s. And never was...

A chopped ’50 Merc is the iconic American Custom. These cars were the blank slate used by a number...

Flat black paint, five percent window tint, and a slammed stance give this ’63 Galaxie a sinister...

This little Colt isn’t what it appears to be. Under the hood lives a 2.6-liter turbocharged engine...

It seems like we’ve seen and heard Jackie Stewart’s television commentary on car racing for, well,...