Abandoned Car of the Week

This used up 1963 Plymouth Savoy wagon was found locked behind a fence in northern Florida. The '63 Savoy 5-door was outfitted with a 145-horsepower, 6-cylinder engine making 215 pound-feet of torque mated to a 3-speed automatic. Published 0-to-60 time was 13.9 seconds with a 99 mph top speed. The full-sized wagon measured 210 inches in length with a curb weight of 3,538 pounds. Combined city/highway fuel economy was measured at about 15 mpg. (Photo by Jim Meachen)


Nostalgia Highway

Hagerty Drivers Club announces ‘Road of the Year’

California State Route 33
shines and winds above the rest

(May 16, 2024) TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Hagerty has announced California State Route 33 as its inaugural "Road of the Year." With more than 4 million miles of road in the United States, the ‘Road of the Year’ celebrates the unique emotional experiences created by driving, taking into consideration location, drivability, condition, scenery and more.

First ever Porsche 911 Turbo returns to limelight at Concours of Elegance

1973 Porsche 911 ‘Turbo’ concept
show car to appear at London event

(May 12, 2024) LONDON — The Concours of Elegance, Europe’s premier concours d’elegance event, is has announced that its 2024 edition will feature one of the most historically significant Porsches of all time — the original 1973 911 Turbo "Prototype." This special car represents the genesis of an icon; it was the first road-going 911 to wear the "Turbo" badge.

Mecum Collector Car Auction now streaming on Max 

(May 8, 2024) WALWORTH, Wis. — Mecum Auctions, host of The World’s Largest Collector Car Auction, is now streaming on Max, featuring live auction coverage and on-demand content. The move was made official after the company’s recent successful debut on the popular platform and will continue with Dana Mecum’s 37th Original Spring Classic in Indianapolis this May 10-18. Mecum coverage and content will continue to be broadcast on MotorTrendTV as well, with live coverage to be made available via both services.