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    Auctions: $8.8m '58 Ferrari 250 GT California Spider highlights RM's Arizona auction
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    All manner of vehicles change hands at the annual auction extravaganza in Arizona, but never has one sold for as much as the Ferrari you see here. The car in question is an (obviously) eminently desirable 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider, one of only 50 ever made and purring onto the ...

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    Auctions: Ferrari 250 GT California could be your day off for $8 million
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    Vintage Ferraris consistently top the list of the most expensive cars ever sold. In private treaty sales, the 250 GTO is king, but even at public auctions, it's the horses that prance the highest. After the Mercedes W196 grand prix racer that set the world record this past July at nearly $30 ...

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    Report: AZ Nissan Leaf owners reporting abnormal battery capacity losses [w/video]
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    Apparently, some Nissan Leaf owners are finding the crispy weather in Phoenix, Arizona a bit too severe for the batteries in their electric cars. The CBS affiliate in Phoenix reports that a growing number of the area's Leaf owners have lost large chunks of battery capacity, and the forums at ...

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    Video: Nude carjacking spree in AZ leaves seven injured
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    Police say a man in Scottsdale, Arizona went on a carjacking spree that left a trail of destruction behind him. John Brigham was reportedly in an accident with another motorist at around 1:30 PM Saturday. Rather than exchange insurance information, Brigham allegedly stripped naked and jumped onto ...

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    Report: Drive for quieter pavement could lead to carpet-like roads
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    Road construction isn't usually something to get excited about, but what if those resurfacing projects were also making roads quieter? While increased traffic has turned some roads into aural nuisances, engineers are working to reduce tire noise by changing the design of pavement ...

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    Video: Arizona police upset over viral video of high-speed Bugatti
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    A video surfaced on YouTube last week that purported to show a Bugatti Veyron being driven at near top speed on public roads. Mind you, "near top speed" for a Veyron still means well above 200 miles per hour. The YouTube account owner who uploaded the video claims that the car made seven runs and ...

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    Devon GTX up for auction at Barrett-Jackson
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    The demise of the Dodge Viper in 2010 was sad enough on its own. But as if to twist the knife in the wound, the end of the Viper also meant the end of the Devon GTX. A project of independent entrepreneur Scott Devon, the GTX gave the Viper a decidedly more upscale fit-and-finish worthy of its ...

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    Lee Iacocca's Ferrari F40 up for auction
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    Supercars play a volatile and ever-changing game of one-upmanship. With each new generation outperforming the last, it takes something truly special to endure the test of time. The Ferrari F40 is such an icon. Built to celebrate Ferrari's fortieth anniversary, the F40 was the most extreme ...

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    2001 Ford F-150 Lightning Rod Concept up for grabs at RM Auctions
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    We can't tell you how many times we've each been asked about concept cars, "Why can't I buy one of those?" Well you can. Not often, mind you, and not cheaply. But every once in a while, one of those glitzy concepts you see on a show stand comes up for sale. And now, it's time to grab your ...

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    1938 Cadillac V16 convertible parades from White House to auction house
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    The unfortunate reality of a post-JFK, post-9/11 America means that our president needs to be hidden away from public view, and the details of his high-security transportation are just as hidden. But there was a time when the leader of the free world was paraded around for all to see, and for ...

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    Super-rare Jaguar XJ220S heading to Arizona auction
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    With only 350 cars built, the Jaguar XJ220 is a collector's item, but some examples are rarer than others. Having relied heavily on Tom Walkinshaw Racing for the development of the XJ220 in the first place, Jaguar turned to the outfit when it came time to assess the possibility of a competition ...

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    Report: Red-light camera company exec put on leave after internet misrepresentation
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    Bill Kroske, vice president of American Traffic Solutions, Inc., has been suspended after misrepresenting himself on two newspaper websites in western Washington. Kroske claimed to be a citizen in comments he made on both the Everett, Wash. Herald and the Spokane, Wash. Spokesman-Review. In ...

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    Report: 21-year-old driver survives 200-foot plunge into Grand Canyon
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    Veering off the road is a scary event. Veering off the road that runs around the rim of the Grand Canyon is downright terrifying. Typically, a scenario that involves the terms "Grand Canyon," "automobile" and "plunge" usually end with the phrase "the fat lady has sung." For one particular ...

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    Video: 84-year-old survives five days in AZ desert by drinking wiper fluid
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    There are a few different ways to earn membership into the badass old man club. Anyone who survived a World War is automatically on the list, and if you've wrestled a bear or a silverback gorilla you're definitely club-worthy. Oh, and if you are ...

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    Leading the Charger: '64 Dodge Hemi concept up for auction
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    1964 Dodge Hemi Charger concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Nameplates like Charger and Hemi might be commonly associated with the Dodge brand, but like any household name, it had to start somewhere. And that somewhere was with the concept you see here. Made to showcase the ...

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    Celebrity classics on the docket at RM Auctions in Arizona
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    Rita Hayworth's '41 Lincoln Continental Coupe – Click above for high-res image
    This year's RM Auctions event in Phoenix will feature several classics with serious celebrity provenance. First and foremost is a rare 1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Spyder that was alternately owned by Reggie ...

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    Arizona's freeway speed cameras snap their last speeders
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    In span of about two-and-a-half years, Arizona's highway speed camera program, run by Australian company Redflex, mailed 1,105,935 tickets, or close to 1,125 tickets every day. In 2009, a group called CameraFraud went to work to get the cameras taken down, and after a year of effort they've been ...

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    Report: AZ residents revolting against speed cameras, only 38% pay tickets
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    Arizona is the first state in the U.S. to utilize photo enforcement of traffic laws on state highways. The cameras are paired to radar detectors that snap an image of offending vehicles traveling at 11 mph over the speed limit, and the ticket is then mailed to the home of the registered auto. And ...

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    Dillinger's 1930 Ford Model A getaway car up for auction at Barrett-Jackson
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    John Dillinger's 1930 Ford Model A – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you saw Michael Mann's Public Enemies, the car above may look familiar. It isn't just the same model that the notorious John Dillinger used to escape The Law in one of the most daring shootouts in American ...

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    Report: Controversial AZ dealer with busty mannequins, crazy ads closes [w/video]
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    "Crazy" Tracy's AutoMart Superstore commercials – Click above to watch video
    Chandler, Arizona used car salesman "Crazy" Tracy Tingue has been put out of business at his current location, and that means his busty mannequins have gone with him. That's right, his busty mannequins. To the ...

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