Car of the Day 6/24/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’82 Porsche 911 SC Slant Nose that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s a variant of the Porsche 930, which was made between 1975 and 1989. The Slant Nose was made between 1981 and 1989, and 948 were built. The engine is a 3.3 liter turbocharged flat-6 that produces 330 horsepower and 347 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 5.1 seconds and has a top speed of 168 mph. This Porsche was auctioned off for $121,000.

Car of the Day 6/23/18

Today’s car of the day is the ’67 Volkswagen Samba Bus that was on That 70s Show, and I saw it at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1950 and 1967. The engine of this one is a 1.5 liter flat-4 that produces 53 horsepower and 78 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This Volkswagen was auctioned off for $121,000.

Car of the Day 6/22/18

Today’s car of the day is this 2000 Mustang SVT Cobra R that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the second phase of the fourth generation, which was made between 1999 and 2004. The Cobra R was made in 2000, and this is number 22 of the 300 built. The engine is a 5.4 Modular V8 that produces 385 horsepower and 385 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 175 mph. This Mustang was auctioned off for $53,900.

Car of the Day 6/21/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’57 Corvette that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the C1 generation, which was made between 1953 and 1961. The engine of this one is a 4.6 liter V8 that produces 220 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. This one was modded to have a 4-speed manual transmission. This car does 0-60 mph in 8 seconds and has a top speed of 112 mph. This Corvette was auctioned off for $75,900.

Car of the Day 6/20/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’71 Buick Skylark GS 455 Stage 1 that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the second generation of the Skylark, which was made between 1968 and 1972. The engine is a 7.5 liter V8 that produces 350 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed automatic. This Buick was auctioned off for $77,000.

Car of the Day 6/19/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’69 Chevy Camaro Z/28 that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1966 and 1969 (model years between 1967 and 1969). The engine is a 5 liter V8 that produces 290 horsepower and 290 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 7.1 seconds and has a top speed of 132 mph. This Camaro was auctioned off for $71,500.

Car of the Day 6/18/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’69 Mustang Mach 1 that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the third phase of the first generation, which was made between 1969 and 1970. The engine of this one is a 7 liter Cobra Jet V8 that produces 335 horsepower and 440 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This Mustang was auctioned off for $63,800.