Some people see the hidden beauty in rusted wrecks and turn out cars like this one.
Two find veteran cars are just some of those up for auction in Sydney on Feb 15
It’s nearly 40 years old and it still looks as hot as the day it rolled off the production line
Perhaps we should take a break in the midst of all this doom and gloom and spend a few moments in a different era … an era when cars were big and no one worried about fuel consumption. So let’s go back to a year before I was born … it’s 1950 and the Hudson […]
You can find some classic cars in some very unusual locations. One of my sons and I went to a small historic engine display today and there on the other side of the car park were these two beautiful Ford Mustangs.
There are some interesting examples of fine old cars hiding in the backstreets of Hervey Bay and the surrounding villages and here is one of them. I’ve seen this beautiful old 1963 Tbird around Torbanlea – a village just off the Bruce Highway between Maryborough and Childers – on several occasions but I’ve never had my camera with me until […]
And there is one in Australia. The Bricklin SV-1 was an unusual sports car. It was built in Canada mainly from parts sourced in Detroit and was only for sale in the United States. The car featured gull-winged doors and an acrylic body built around a roll cage, side guard rails and a shock absorbing […]
Feast your eyes on a fully restored Holden Torana XU1, the dream car of half the petrol-heads in Australia in the early 1970s. The XU1 was a car that won touring car races and some of the roughest rallies in Australia when driven by such household names as Peter Brock and Colin Bond. This particular […]
I should explain that Aussie Motoring is brought to you from Hervey Bay in beautiful sub-tropical Queensland and, while business usually keeps us confined to Hervey Bay, we do sometimes get to go a little further afield. Today (Good Friday) was one of those days. Kids arrived at 3.30am from further north so we kept […]
In case you don’t recognise the name or the image let me introduce you to the 1954 Ford Zephyr Mk1 sedan. The Ford Zephyr was an English car manufactured between 1951 and 1955. The engine for this car was a specially designed 6 cylinder overhead valve engine with a capacity of 2262cc. In 1954 Ford […]