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Right Next Door: Michael Axon, Founder and CEO, Lazercad and The English Car Company

Ian Spanier | Posted 08.18.2016 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

Where there's a will, there's a way -- even when the situation at hand involves circumventing top-level national secrecy. When the British government some years ago enlisted aircraft design engineer Michael Axon to assess various locations (and design new ones) overseas where the military's planes could be securely built, he did his usual: took detailed notes and precise laser measurements.

Marketing Strategies For Classic Car Dealers

Yatin Khulbe | Posted 06.30.2016 | Business
Yatin Khulbe

The rarity and charm of classic cars force the car buyers to ditch the faster, reliable, safer, and economical new cars. Nostalgia plays a major role ...

Cuba's Classic (and Not-So-Classic) Cars

Rick Steves | Posted 02.08.2017 | Travel
Rick Steves

Havana traffic is a mix of classic American cars (from before the Revolution), Russian Ladas (those infamous tin cans on four wheels, from the Soviet ...

Free Florida Fun

Christina Oxenberg | Posted 02.07.2017 | Entertainment
Christina Oxenberg

For five centuries many have contributed to creating this perfect tiny city of Key West. Lush with green dripping trees dangling with flowers amongst ...

Recalling Old Cars; Life From The Driver's Seat

Joan Stommen | Posted 01.12.2017 | Fifty
Joan Stommen

My next Birthday will mark fifty years I've been driving....keep reading to see why I was a late starter! Of the eight cars I called mine, two hold a ...

Enjoying Your Shiny New SUV? (My Junk Heap Will Bury It)

Peter Mandel | Posted 11.08.2014 | Fifty
Peter Mandel

Everyone nowadays seems to enjoy new-car interior air. But give me a whiff, any time, that brings back memories of adventures and interesting trips over a bunch of years. Here's a look at a few automobiles that I'd pick in a second over a Lexus, that I would drive again with pride -- if only they were still here.

Cuba in the Time of Cholera

Ko Im | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Ko Im

I wanted to head to Cuba while the Castro regime is in place and the U.S. has relaxed its policy through people-to-people programs. I did a cultural e...

These Rides Show It Truly Is The Journey Not The Destination

Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel

Surfers love telling tales about the best rides of their lives. Usually these stories have to do with their best wave rides, but sometimes it’s the ...

Woodward Dream Cruise: Happy Days, Unhappy Neighbors

Kevin Walsh | Posted 08.26.2013 | Detroit
Kevin Walsh

Any warm evening, and even some chillier ones, you'll see this parking lot full of cars, few of them customers of Potbelly. Occasionally you'll see a hood popped open, inviting engine-fans and general ooh-ers and ah-ers.

An Unauthorized Trip To Cuba

Clint Johnston | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel
Clint Johnston

I was in Havana, Cuba, with no visa and no permission from the U.S. government. It was just the way I wanted it.

LOOK: The Detroit Auto Show, Past And Present

Posted 01.23.2014 | Detroit

Since 1987, when members from the Detroit Auto Dealers Association (DADA) launched their vision for an auto show that was truly international in scope...

Mitt Romney's Rides

Michael Prichinello | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Michael Prichinello

While the talking heads may debate whether or not the auto bailouts worked, or if the government should sell its stake in General Motors, we see fit to analyze a far more pressing concern in the eyes of the voting public, and that's the candidate's choice of cars!

Christina Wilkie

Polo Ponies, Vacation Homes, Art Collections: What The Wealthy Label 'Small Businesses' On Their Taxes | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.18.2012 | Small Business

WASHINGTON -- Polo ponies, vineyards in Napa Valley and racing yachts are some of the trappings of the ultra-wealthy all over the world. But in the U....

Dirty, Filthy And Really Valuable (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.12.2012 | Money

Want to make your car really valuable? Cake on the grime and put it up for auction! OK, it's not that simple. You need to start with a classic car....

The Most Beautiful Cars Ever Made... And What They're Worth

Money Talks News | Brandon Ballenger | Posted 01.01.2013 | Money

Money Talks News: The most beautiful car of all time is a 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300SL. Or so says Total Car Score, which admits its new list of the...

What To Do While Avoiding The Dream Cruise

Posted 08.16.2012 | Detroit

It's almost here -- have you stocked up on bottled water and canned goods? Planned an escape route? Scheduled a last-minute trip fleeing Detroit? ...

LOOK: The Most Expensive Rolls Royce Ever Sold

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 07.06.2012 | Money

Car enthusiasts at the Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed witnessed a record-breaking auction when a classic Rolls Royce sold for 5.8 million euros ($...

Classic Mercedes Gets Dusted Off And Ready For Auction

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 06.20.2012 | Money

One British man is about to come into big money thanks to a dusty old artifact stowed in his garage. The unidentified man recently discovered a cl...

Classic Cars Overtaken By Mother Nature

Posted 03.05.2012 | Arts

At times, there is a charm about things that have fallen into disrepair -- the way that metal rusts has a sense of character about it that seldom appe...

'Car Fetish: I Drive, Therefore I Am'

VernissageTV | Posted 09.30.2011 | Arts

Back in 1888, when Berta Benz made the pioneering long distance trip with her husband's car, no one could imagine traffic jams or even "Carmageddons"....

Car Collecting: The Ultimate Reuse, Restore and Recycle

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 09.13.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

So what was a sustainable girl like me doing looking at some of the world's greatest Mercedes, Packard, Rolls Royce, Bugattis, Lincolns, Cadillacs, among many others? After all, aren't cars the antithesis of green?

Classic Car Club: Access To The Cars Of Everyone's Dreams

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's a scientific fact that the three easiest ways to get laid are to be rich, famous, or drive a sick car, the confluence of which explains why Jason...

New Mullin Automotive Museum Features Many Rare Cars

Jay Weston | Posted 01.01.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The Mullin Automotive Museum -- the most exciting new museum in my world -- is just a one-hour drive from Los Angeles.