(aka CB900F, and for you European Jalops, the Honda Hornet)
For your visual and aural pleasure, here is a 60 Minutes report from 1987 on the Lamborghini Countach. Featuring appearances by Ferruccio Lamborghini himself, legendary test driver Valentino Balboni, and titan of automobile journalism David E. Davis. Enjoy!
Today in WTF news, Italian authorities have busted a plot to steal Enzo Ferrari’s body. Yes, you read that right. Reports after the jump:
Today on Cars of LA: Before Tesla’s Model 3, there was an ill-fated attempt at an affordable electric car: The Coda.
Who are these vile, disgusting people? Who are these charlatans whose job it is to intentionally mislead and entrap? Who are these conjurers of clicks?
What are you up to?
How do you save it?
I should have upgraded my shitty preschool tool set years ago. But after almost stripping a few screws last night during a door lock actuator replacement on my DD, I decided enough was enough. This wasn’t the fist time cheap tools cost me (you DON’T want to round off bleeder screws on a brake caliper).
Yes sir! Right away...
How? Why? Where? ...is it... is it legal? They want $65k for it, but no mention of whether this Aussie has his papers in order.
Car spotting in the parking lot at work...
Best 11 minutes you’ll watch today. I just finished watching this, and jeez did it get dusty in here all of a sudden. Watch it with a loved one (I'm half serious).
...here at the Jalopnik Film Festival kickoff party...
Hanging in the (Barker) Hanger, with other like-minded individuals, about to enjoy the Paul Newman racing documentary.
A few months ago I reached out to my fellow Opponauts to help me solve a mystery: while driving around I had spotted a UEA, an Unidentified Exotic Auto, and couldn’t figure out what it was. So, I quickly whipped up a crappy sketch going off my faulty memory and asked for ideas. The answers ranged from Fisker to…
Best part is I *backed in* to the carport.
I took this pic a few minutes ago in Woodland Hills, not far from Supercar Sunday. The poor, little 914 looks like it’s a goner - entire rear was pretty much melted/toast.
A woman stole an ambulance at knife point today, driving at high speeds until colliding head on with a semi truck. Both the woman in the ambulance and the driver of the semi truck were killed. The picture above shows the severity of the impact - the driver of the semi never had a chance.