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The tragic tale of the abandoned and the most stunning motorcycle graveyard in Upstate New York

This story starts with a motorcycle enthusiast named David Cuff who came across someone’s Flickr account that contained a collection of mystifying photographs showing a forgotten army of motorcycles abandoned in an unknown warehouse. Cuff set out on a mission to find the motorcycle graveyard and thanks to a random information about the location on a sport bike forum, David and his friends discovered the exact location of the rusty graveyard – 71 Gooding Street, the City of Lockport, Niagara County, New York. He was determined to visit the motorcycle…

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Imagine Your Grandpa Was Hiding Insane Car Collection Worth Over $15 Million!

Fewer than 60 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spyders were ever built, making it one of the most prized and pricey classic cars in the world. The lineage of each surviving example is as obsessively researched as the bloodline of a world-class race horse. Which is why the discovery of a previously unknown California Spyder among a secret French collection of 100 classic cars has the automotive world in an uproar. Talk about a barn find. he jaw-dropping Ferrari is just one of 100 cars in the Baillon Collection, hoarded away by shipping magnate Roger Baillon…

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Priceless collection of split-window VW Beetles

When you find something like this, you don`t just go about your day. This priceless VW collection in Kansas was unveiled to the world after its owner died without leaving any heirs. Pictures appeared online which showed a row of split-window VW Beetles, a Porsche Speedster, and even some BMW 328 roadsters. The last time I saw one of these was in a BMW museum or maybe in a hardcover book – they are just that rare! Also, this priceless VW collection has a good deal of other cars as well, such as…

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This Rusty 1949 Talbot Lago T26 is Purchased For $1.900.000!

Seeing a very expensive super car or a rare classic car is always fascinating, let alone owning one, but the following story takes the word “rare” to a whole new level and is called the Talbot Lago T26. Most of you have probably never heard about this car, but that is probably an even better evidence of how rare the car actually is. Let us take a look at the numbers and see what they say. To begin with, this car was produced back in 1949 and its full name…

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Forgotten One-Of-One Aluminum Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Found After 40 Years

In 1968 Ferrari unveiled their new car, the 365 GTB/4. It was a stark shift from the more rounded and flowing designs of its predecessors and thanks to a 1-2-3 finish at the 1967 24 Hours of Daytona by Ferrari, it was nicknamed the “Daytona” by the world’s motoring media. The nickname stuck even though Ferrari resisted it for decades. Over 1,200 Daytonas were built, but only six alloy-bodied examples were made. Five were lightweight Alloy competition cars, which dominated the 24 Hours of Daytona, and one was a “street…

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1946 FL Is A HELL’S ANGELS Incredible Barn Find!

There are many reasons not to wash a bike, but being a real barn find that has once belonged to the infamous Hell’s Angels Dave “The Hat” is surely amongst the top of them. The bike is a real classic, 1946 FL which has gone thru extensive modification by the original Hell’s Angels owner back in the day which had to stop riding it due to an injury he suffered, so not wanting to sell the bike, he still kept it and would just start it from time to time to hear…

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Treasure Trove of 36 Classic Corvettes Discovered in a Garage After 25 Years

A rare collection of 36 classic Corvettes were discovered in an underground garage in New York City. The muscle cars were won in a contest organized by music channel VH1 and later sold to German graphic artist Peter Max who wanted to incorporate the Vettes in his vibrant pop art works. Clearly, Max never got around to it and the Vettes simply sat in the garage and collected dust for more than 25 years. The collection consists of every Corvette model released between 1953 and 1989. Max reportedly purchased the…

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DODGE CHARGER 500 AND PLYMOUTH SUPERBIRD BARNFIND

Back in 1969, Dodge had an issue with its new-model Chargers in NASCAR. The big open grille in front and the recessed rear window gave the car all sorts of issues on the track. So Dodge used wind tunnel testing to smooth out those areas, and eventually developed the 1969 Charger 500, which used a 1968 Coronet front grille and a flush rear window. While those fixes were a step in the right direction, Dodge wanted to push the envelope further and developed the Charger Daytona, with its trademark pointed…

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Would you pay £50,000 for this ‘barn-find’ 1960 Mercedes 190SL?

A1960 Mercedes-Benz 190SL restoration project is coming up for auction with H&H Classics at its Duxford sale on July 26. The car is being offered with no reserve, although the auction house estimates that it is likely to sell for £50,000. The 57-year-old classic convertible was discovered in an old garage in Solihull by Mark Bryan of H&H Classics’ motorcycle department while he was valuing bikes for sale. He said: “What a great find. Never in a million years did I expect to see this, an original UK-registered, right-hand-drive 190SL in dire…

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1970 CHEVELLE SS454 RESCUED FROM A COLLAPSED BARN IN RURAL OHIO

Most avid car enthusiasts have heard at least a few tall tales about a rare vintage car parked in a barn somewhere. Most of us usually dismiss it as just that—a tall tale. Rumors of a 1970 Chevelle SS454 sitting in a collapsed barn in Ohio have swirled for many years around the Chevelle enthusiast circles. Solid proof confirming this story had never been available until May 2017, when a short cell phone video of the car surfaced, along with a contact email address. An email was quickly sent to…

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