Archive for October, 2009

Classic Spotlight – 1964 Pontiac GTO

1964 Pontiac GTO The GTO was the first true “muscle car.” It was basically a Pontiac Tempest with a 389 cid V8 tucked under the hood. Development was directed by auto legend John DeLorean. The classic GTO has unmistakable lines that grow better with age. One of the coolest options was the hood-mounted tachometer. Ahhh, […]

Classic Spotlight – 1977 Porsche 928

1977 Porsche 928 The 928 would have been the finest car ever produced by Porsche if only it had been a 911. In a radical departure from established practice, Porsche unveiled this front engined V8 at the Geneva Motor Show in 1977. It was greeted with disbelief and the public just did not get it. […]

Breaking News – Press Release – 10/25/2009

Blenheim, Ontario – October 22, 2009 -– Preeminent international auction house, RM Auctions, is delighted to announce the addition of an evening auction to its highly anticipated 2010 Automobiles of Arizona event. Returning to the prestigious Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa in Phoenix, the additional sale date will see RM kick off its 2010 auction […]

National Corvette Museum 2010 Events

The folks at the National Corvette Museum have locked in and scheduled their Corvette events and gatherings for the upcoming 2010 season! Below are the dates as of today so mark your calendars. Visit the National Corvette Museum’s Events Page for updates. C5/C6 Bash – April 29-May 1 The Gathering – May 13 – 15 […]

Winter is Fast Approaching – 10 Best Cars in the Snow

Fall is here and Winter is fast approaching. For some reason my Spidey senses are telling me we’ve got a snowy winter on the way this year… at least here in the Midwest. So, with that in mind thought it timely to share a listing of the best cars in the snow. 1. Audi A8/S8 […]

Victory Muscle Cars Launches Victory Forums!

The Victory Muscle Cars team is excited to announce the launch of our all new sister site Victory Muscle Cars Forums… or just Victory Forums for short. Victory Forums is dedicated to and designed for auto enthusiasts of all types. The vision of Victory Forums is to create an easy to use online community where […]

Photo Gallery Installment #3

Here’s another photo gallery installment from the VMC team. In this shoot we are focusing in on a 1996 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe. The Arctic white paint looks amazing after a Griot’s Garage wash, clay, polish, wax and complete detailing. FYI- Griot’s Garage car care and detailing products are da bomb! The Lilly House at the […]

Classic Spotlight – 1965 Ford GT40

1965 Ford GT40 The GT40 set out to snatch one of the most prestigious prizes in all of motor sport by winning the Le Mans 24-hour race. In 1966 GT40s took the first three places at Le Mans under legend Carroll Shelby’s leadership. A “new” GT40 was marketed by Ford between 2004 and 2006. Engine: […]

Classic Spotlight – 1973 Ferrari Dino 246GT

This is our inaugural Classic Spotlight installment. You’ve likely noticed on the VMC site we have two prominent sections dedicated to and featuring classic cars of all types. As we cycle in new spotlight featurettes we’ll graduate the old here in the VMC Blog… a more than suitable resting place. 1973 Ferrari Dino 246GT The […]

Photo Gallery Installment #2

Here’s another photo gallery installment for your viewing pleasure by the VMC crew. More cool car pics from the 2009 Artomobilia. A few more engine, interior and classic car shots. My favorites from this installment are the various hood ornament shots. Check em’ out and enjoy!