August 24, 2018

In this weeks look into cars of the past we here at Crown Classic Auto are going to be looking at the  car that almost replaced the 911.

The Porsche 928 was the company’s first production car with a V-8 engine and the only coupe powered by a front-mounted V-8 as of toda...

July 27, 2018

This time on Crown Classic Cars we are going to look at another one of our favorite cars.  So sit back and enoy the ride as we look back to the 1970's at the Pantera.

Italian sports car manufacturer De Tomaso has a wide variety of models to its name, but when it comes t...

June 14, 2018

The personal-luxury car niche, pioneered by Ford in 1958, had become a viable market in the early sixties. After 200,000 four-seat Thunderbirds had sold, GM's first response was the 1961 Olds Starfire, followed by the Pontiac Grand Prix a year later. In late 1962, Buic...

May 16, 2018

In the world of high-end Japanese performance machines, it’s mighty difficult to top the Nissan GT-R. But like the folded steel of a katana, the twin-turbo AWD track weapon we know and love today is the product of meticulous refinement, and it all started with this: th...

May 12, 2018

Ferrari has always known how to astonish; indeed, this is one of the marque’s great strengths. Just as we think that each new model is the most beautiful of all, the next one comes along and immediately steals the limelight, with innovative design and cutting-edge tech...

May 8, 2018

When I was a kid, a new car from Japan came to the eyes of young drivers that grabbed our attention.  The Datsun 240Z, A small sports car that packed a lot of punch and eye appeal in such a tiny package.  Unfortunately named the Fairlady Z in Japan, the 1971 240Z was b...

April 24, 2018

One of my favorite under the radar cars of the mid 60’s is the Mercury Comet Cyclone.  The best of the Falcon, Mustang and mid year cues all rolled into one package that had style and class to go with the punch.  So in this episode of Crown Classics we are gonna move i...

April 24, 2018

The 1960s cars were some of the most beautiful cars ever to cruise the asphalt jungles of cities and country alike. If there is a golden age of cars, then it's the '60s. From the birth of muscle cars, to the surge of sports cars from Europe, the 1960s are steeped in au...

March 30, 2018

Car culture is a diverse mix of style, passion, science, art, and competition that makes for some fantastic stories. Filmmakers have used cars, car chases, and automotive culture on more than a few occasions as the basis for movies that have gone on to become classics....

March 30, 2018

The Dodge Viper: Terrifying, Yet Irresistible

This weeks installment of Crown Classics takes us to the car that bit everyone.  Pure all out adrenaline from the minute the marketing campaign hit the trail back in 1993.  I've had the honor of driving every single incarnat...

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