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    eBay Find of the Day: Italianate 1991 Acura NSX
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    Acura NSX meets Lamborghini – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Full Disclosure: We have loved the Acura NSX since long before we were all smelling like teen spirit. The car will always hold a special place in our hearts, so the car you see above is particularly blasphemous in our ...

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    Heynsdyk 2500SF puts that old Porsche 944 to good use
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    Heynsdyk 2500SF – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Another day, another kit car for your toupee-tousling amusement. This is the Heynsdyk 2500SF from Holland: a bespoke body placed over the engine, electronics, and drivetrain of a Porsche 944. The substantially lighter body, in ...

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    VIDEO: Mythbusters tests skipping Lambo from Speed Zone, a.k.a. Cannonball Run 3
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    Mythbusters car skipping test -- Click above to watch video
    In the movie Speed Zone, familiarly known as Cannonball Run 3 and ripe for an award for one of the most incredible ensemble casts ever, the opening sequence ends with a Lamborghini Countach eluding the police by skipping over a lake. You ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: Chevrolet C5 Corvette-based Saleen S7 replica roadster
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    C5 Corvette based Saleen S7 replica - click above image for hi-res gallery
    Steve Saleen's Saleen S7 is a totally bespoke, hand built superduper hypercar that in twin-turbo, 750 horsepower, 700 pound-feet of torque form could go about 250 mph. And it was capable of generating enough downforce to ...

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    VIDEO: Super Replicas' Lamborghini Reventon clone isn't fooling anyone
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    Follow the jump to see footage of the Super Replica Lamborghini Reventon
    Dictionary.com has two definitions for "replica": 1. a copy or reproduction of a work of art produced by the maker of the original or under his or her supervision; 2. any close or exact copy or reproduction. The work of Super ...

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    Retroforza gives Mazda Miata a Ferrari complex
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    Click above for a gallery of the RetroForza Italia
    If you've got an obsession with boomer culture, but don't have the budget to spring for a period-specific Ferrari, never fear, RetroForza makes it possible to be a nostalgic poseur. Sporting lines reminiscent of Ferrari's 275, RetroForza is ...

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    Update: Bailey Blade hit hard in bad economy, adds green options
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Bailey Blade
    For all of you who have kept up with Neal Bailey's quest to build his dream car, the man with the big plans has hit a snag. The very same snag that's hit the world's established automakers, along with the rest of us. The economy has tanked, ...

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    Factory Five modernizes the '33 Coupe
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    Click above for more shots of the '33 Hot Rod from Factory Five Racing
    Factory Five currently sells the most popular Shelby Cobra kit by far. One of the reasons that more people build the FFR Cobra than all other Shelby kits combined is that it's the easiest one to finish, as it comes with ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: 1996 Porsche 959 Speedster
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    Click above to view more of the Porsche 959 Speedster Not all German supercars are the same. For instance, not every Teutonic exotic bred the plethora of derivatives that the Mercedes SLR McLaren has. Case in point, the Porsche 959. There was no 722 version, no roadster and certainly no chop-top ...

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    Update: Baileyspeed Blade gets makeover, pricing
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    Back in November, we brought you the story of a real-life dream-to-reality car story. It was the tale of Neal Bailey, who was taking the best details of the cars he loved and creating his dream car.Neal emailed us last week to say he had done some work on his self-branded supercar, the Bailey ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: Miata-based BMW Z9
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    Click the image above if you really want to see more. It's obvious that someone was champing at the bit to get a 1-series convertible before it makes its way to the U.S. This Miata-based BMW rip- off might not be a finished replica of the Z9 concept from a few years back, but the progress, is, ...

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    Kit Carnival: Odd bullet-nose Stude replica in NYC
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    Click for gallerySo there I was, exiting Madison Square Garden after watching my Rangers have their season ended at the hand of Chris Drury and the Buffalo Sabres. As I walked east on 33rd street, I couldn't help but notice the orange bullet-nosed Studebaker Business Coupe stopped at the corner. ...

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    How many special edition Mustangs is too much? Meet the Miastang
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    click above for more images of the M1Stang "Miastang"One could argue that the Mazda Miata has become our generation's Pontiac Fiero. We've seen the Miata become the kit car du jour in the form of a BMW Z3 and Aston Martin, but this conversion may take the cake. Though we have dubbed this car the ...

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    Arkansas adopts SEMA custom car title legislation
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    We recently reported how SEMA had helped get new kit and custom car registration legislation passed in Virginia. Well, the razorbacks didn't want their Southern rivals to get too far ahead and recently passed a similar bill of their own. Arkansas made changes to their vehicle titling and ...

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    Virginia adds replica car category to title process
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    Beginning on July 1, kit/replica/component car buyers in Virginia will be able to title their vehicles in a different way. It seems the Virginia General Assembly has approved a new law allowing these vehicles to be registered as whatever model year the replica represents. The big advantage there ...

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    Curses! Avanti's planned comeback may be foiled
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    Avanti, the originators of the "continuation" model concept, are facing a potential setback in their planned re-emergence. There were plans in the works to unveil a car at the Chicago Auto Show, but that's been put on hold. It appears that Avanti CEO Michael Kelly has been charged with being a ...

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    Real pics of GTM 40TR - the Ariel Atom slayer
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    Earlier this month we showed you a rendering of the GTM 40TR, a bare-framed racer with two seats strapped to a Honda Type R engine (reports have power ranging from 197 bhp to 220). It looked just as minimalist if not more than the Ariel Atom, a car to which the GTM has been constantly compared. ...

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    Best Halloween costume ever: Have your engine go as a Lambo V12
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    You've spent the past couple of years and untold thousands of dollars turning your late-model Corvette into what you REALLY wanted but couldn't quite afford, a Lamborghini. The car has all the outrageously over-the-top styling you could ever hope for with the bulletproof Chevy small block giving ...

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    Superformance rebuilds the original GT40 to spec
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    Most kit cars we come across are near faithful representations of their muse. Unfortunately, there's always something a little off about the design that doesn't quite match up with the way we remember the original, and nearly always they're only skin deep, offering up merely the appearance of ...

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    Kit car double-take: Cyclone apes Murcielago
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    The Cyclone is a full on kit car produced by a German company that is inspired by the Lamborghini Murcielago. Perhaps "inspired" is the wrong word. One has to wonder if Lamborghini and its parent company VW/Audi are drafting a cease and desist letter as we speak. The Cyclone even mimics the ...

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