1958 Corvette Restomod | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’58 Corvette that was at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the C1 generation, which was made between 1953 and 1962. This one was modified to have an LS2 under the hood, which is a 6 liter V8 that produces 400 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 6-speed manual. This Corvette also has the suspension taken from a C4 Corvette. This Corvette was auctioned off for $159,500.

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1968 Mustang Eleanor Tribute Edition | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is a ’68 Mustang Eleanor Tribute Edition that was at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is from the second phase of the first generation, which was made between August of 1966 and August of 1968 (model years between 1967 and 1968). The engine is a 6.4 liter FE V8 that produces 325 horsepower and 427 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 5-speed manual. This Mustang was auctioned off for $165,000.

1973 Chevy Laguna Concept | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is the ’73 Chevy Laguna Concept, and I saw it at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Chevy Chevelle Laguna is a mid-sized car that was made between 1972 and 1976 (model years between 1973 and 1976). This one was modified to have an LT5 under the hood, which is a 6.2 liter supercharged V8 that produces 755 horsepower and 715 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 6-speed manual. This car is also equipped with Brembo brakes and Bluetooth.

1974 Checker Marathon | 2019 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show

This is a ’74 Checker Marathon that was at the 2019 Shops at Wiregrass Car & Truck Show. The Checker Marathon is a large passenger car that was made between 1960 and 1982. The frame and drivetrain of this one are from a seventh generation Chevy Suburban. The engine of this one is a 6.5 liter turbo diesel V8 that produces 190 horsepower and 385 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic.

2017 Shelby GT350R HPE850 | Ferrari of Tampa Bay (January 2019)

This is a 2017 Shelby GT350R HPE850 that was at Ferrari of Tampa Bay in January of 2019. This is from the sixth generation of the Mustang, which has been in production since July of 2014 (the first model year was 2015). The engine is a 5.2 liter V8 that Hennessey Performance modified with a supercharger to produce 858 horsepower and 673 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 6-speed manual.

Car of the Day 12/23/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’73 Plymouth Duster that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Plymouth Duster is a muscle car that was made between 1969 and 1976 (model years between 1970 and 1976). This one was modified to have a 408 Stroker engine, which is a 6.7 liter V8 that produces 525 horsepower. Another modification is the transmission, which is a 5-speed Tremec manual.