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Inside Porsche's Secret Stuttgart Storage Facility

Inside Porsche's Secret Stuttgart Storage Facility

Now that the past has become part of the future, Porsche has adopted the policy of retaining at least one of each model that it produces, usually the first or last off the production line. This has resulted in the new storage facility being largely filled with gleaming rows of the more modern road cars

Jay Leno: The Collector

Jay Leno: The Collector

"We traded in our '49 Plymouth at Crabtree Motors in New Rochelle, NY. I was only six years old but I remember my dad bought a 1957 Plymouth Belvedere and that was a four door, with the big fins and a 318 in it. I remember sitting on dad's lap and holding the steering wheel."

Jay Leno: The Enthusiast

Jay Leno: The Enthusiast

"When I drive my Tatra, most people think it looks goofy. It's an unusual car but, boy, is it aerodynamic. You go down the road at 60mph, take your foot off the gas, and it's almost like freewheeling because there is so little drag. "

Johnny English's V16 Rolls-Royce

Johnny English's V16 Rolls-Royce

Rowan Atkinson's V16 powered Phantom is worthy of a super spy. In the first Johnny English movie, made in 2002, the eponymous hero drove an Aston Martin DB7 Vantage. For the new film, released in September 2011, he is upgraded to a Rolls-Royce Phantom Coup

Lamborghini Countach v Ferrari Testarossa

Lamborghini Countach v Ferrari Testarossa

Who takes the 80s supercar throne? Will it be the Lamborghini Countach or the Ferrari Testarossa? The world has changed a lot since the mid-1980s, more than those of us of a certain age would like to think.

Larry's Legend Lives

Larry's Legend Lives

High price and specialized content meant that few were built during the two model years the car was offered, but for those that came in contact with one, the Boss 302 left a lasting impression. The Boss 302 returns to the road after 42 years.

London To Edinburgh In High Gear

London To Edinburgh In High Gear

We observe this Hogarthian portrait of modern London from the whispering wraith of a 1911 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost, which slides past virtually un-noticed on the wet tarmac. Members of the 20-Ghost Club are attempting to recreate a very special achievement in Rolls-Royce history.

MG and Jaguar Racing Sedans

MG and Jaguar Racing Sedans

Europe had their own stock car racing series, and the car to beat was built by Jaguar. It was all a bit of a laugh at first, this saloon car racing business, to some people anyway. When the British Racing Drivers' Club added what they called a Production Touring-Car Race.

Morgan Aeromax

Morgan Aeromax

A Morgan unlike any other was just what the company needed.

Moto-Lita Wooden Steering Wheels

Moto-Lita Wooden Steering Wheels

There are quite a few companies from which you can order a brand new, custom steering wheel tailored to your classic, or have the original restored to showroom condition. One of the best known outfits in this burgeoning cottage industry is the British based Moto-Lita Ltd.

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