Someone made a real Star Wars Speeder Bike

If you dreamed of speeding through trees on 74-Z speeder bikes as a kid to help Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia defeat the Imperial Army, well you’re not alone. The crafty and creative minds at Vintage Works, a custom machine shop out of Wisconsin, made that childhood dream a reality ...

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Ferrari 288 GTO to be auctioned by Mecum in Monterey

If you’re a rather affluent person attending the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this year, you may want to set aside some spending money.Mecum is offering this gorgeous Ferrari 288 GTO at its Monterey auction. For those that don’t know about the 288 GTO, it is one of Ferrari’s greatest supercars, ...

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Ian Fleming’s Bentley R-Type rediscovered in an L.A. garage

James Bond creator Ian Fleming commissioned a left-hand-drive 1953Bentley R-Type Continental Fastback in Deep Grey with black Connolly leather as a gift for his American friend Ivar Felix Bryce. Fleming’s choice of that car was probably no accident: Bond drove an R-Type Continental in the book Thunderball – one he ...

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Rolls-Royce Serenity takes luxury to a new level in Geneva

Rolls-Royce is known for cosseting occupants in the lap of luxury, but the brand is taking opulence to a whole new level at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show with the Serenity. The company’s Bespoke Design team starts with the already lavish Phantom Extended Wheelbase and just keeps adding extravagant touches. ...

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Senna director working on biopic about Rolls-Royce founders

Asif Kapadia, the director of the amazing motorsports documentarySenna, has signed on to helm Silver Ghost, a film about the earliest days of Rolls-Royce. Martin Scorsese is among the movie’s producers, and Lord Richard Attenborough was involved with the project before his death. Silver Ghost would tell the story of ...

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Porsche 924 GTP restored for coupe’s 40th birthday

The Porsche 924 is among the most unappreciated models from the German brand, but it’s still an important part of Porsche’s history as the predecessor to the 944 and eventually the 968. To mark the 40th anniversary of the sport coupe’s 1976 introduction, Porsche Great Britain is restoring an important ...

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Porsche needs more people for Mission E

In an effort to get the all-electric Mission E on the road, Porsche is hiring an additional 400 people – on top of the 1,000 it previously hired – to work on the production and development of the vehicle. The majority of the new employees will work at the automaker’s ...

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The Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet will debut in Geneva

Mercedes-Benz will show a number of new convertibles at this year’sGeneva Motor Show – some we’ve seen, and one we haven’t. Teased here, the new C-Class Cabriolet will make its global debut at the Swiss expo, joined by the SL and SLC roadsters that debuted in Los Angeles and Detroit, ...

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