Our Ramp Truck Makes Its Debut
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More DetailsOur project ramp truck makes its first haul... Over 600 miles.

Mini Cooper S
Project Car
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More DetailsWe're rebuilding a rare Cooper S from the bottom up. Have a look at the latest progress.

Restoration: Impossible
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More DetailsMeet our newest restoration project: A very rough 1964 Lotus Elan.

The Tornado Thrash
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More DetailsOur Tornado Typhoon made its concours debut at the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance.

Current Project Cars

Completed Project Cars

1973 Triumph Spitfire

We introduce a new project and a new author as 2012-10-14er Tim Suddard’s son, Tommy, tackles the restoration of the 1973 Triumph Spitfire on a teenagers budget.

1972 BMW 2002tii

It’s the original sports sedan: the 1972 BMW 2002tii, complete with Kugelfischer mechanical fuel injection. It’s the bee’s knees.

1971 Innocenti Mini Cooper

This 1971 Innocenti Mini Cooper is a Mini built under license in Italy and outfitted with some select upgrades and changes. It’s already a fun, capable weekend runabout, and it …

1967 Austin Mini Cooper S

Our 1967 Austin Mini is a rare Cooper S model, and under its sleepy exterior lies original Tartan Red paint, a complete Cooper S drivetrain, and hydrolastic suspension. Our friends …

1967 Meyers Manx

On some project cars everything is harder than it looks, and on some (or at least one) everything is always easier. After totally thrashing our Manx on the sand dunes …

1966 Mercedes-Benz 230 S

Our 1966 Mercedes-Benz 230s is a moderately rare example with 4-speed floor shift and factory air conditioning. It’s a running, driving car in need of some TLC, so follow along …

1966 Volvo 1800S

This 1800S recently landed in our garage. We bought it as a driver-level car and tested that claim by driving it home from across the country. It’ll be a clean …

1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Spyder

Sometimes it becomes obvious that we live our lives according to emotion, not logic. No wonder we drove poor old Mr. Spock so crazy. Our own proof of this tendency …

1959 Edsel Villager

Tim had been looking for a big American wagon for some time before finding this beautiful example in California. A few phone calls and a harrowing road trip later, the …

1929 Ford Model A

This antique coupe was restored by our publisher nearly 40 years ago, and has done little but sit in the garage since. Now his son is using it as a …

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