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    Official: Caterham inks US distribution deal with Superformance
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    Sort of like an automotive big box store, Superformance is rapidly becoming the destination for anyone interested in modern kit cars. Besides the normal spattering of Shelby Cobra replicars, Superformance also offers replicas of the GT40 and Corvette Grand Sport. Now, we can add an altogether ...

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    ETC: Wild one-off Lamborghini Sogna for sale at $3M [w/videos]
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    The Lamborghini Countach was the dream car for many teens and pre-teens in the 1980s, but at least one Japanese man thought there was room for improvement. As the story goes, Ryoji Yamazaki had a dream of a supercar as a 13-year-old, and at the age of 41, he used his design studio, Art & ...

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    Official: Dubuc Canadian DIY supercar to debut in Montreal [w/video]
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    A new Canadian kit car manufacturer, Dubuc Super Light Cars (SLC), has unveiled the Tomahawk, a lightweight, mid-engine kit car that's promised to weigh under 2,000 pounds. The Tomahawk will debut at the Montreal International Auto Show in January. Dubuc SLC says the car will feature a 300-pound ...

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    Report: AM General to offer civilian Humvee kit car
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    For anyone feeling nostalgic about the passing of the Hummer brand, or the actual wartime vehicle that inspired it, now is your chance to own a version of the original HMMWV, albeit without an engine. After a 12-year hiatus from the civilian vehicle market, AM General is reportedly set to offer ...

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    Report: DDR launches McLaren F1-influenced Miami GT with Acura RSX or Chevy Corvette power
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    The guys at DDR Motorsport have put their brand-new Miami GT kits on the market. The kits all sell for right around $20 grand, and can be set up to accept the four pot from either an Acura RSX or Toyota MR2 in Sport Prototype 4 form, or the LS Series small block from the Chevrolet Corvette in ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: SixTen Sabre is part Morgan, part Mustang, and all head-scratcher
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    The SixTen Sabre is just one of a seemingly endless supply of oddball kit cars available online. The Sabre, however, is unique among its bizarre brethren, with styling heavily derived from the Morgan Aero 8, with splashes of the Chrysler Atlantic concept and MG TC thrown in for good measure. ...

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    Kit Cat: Mercury Cougar makes perfect Bugatti Veyron substitute
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    Bugatti Veyron kit car - Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you've got a pulse in your wrist and a snapping brain cell in your head, chances are you wouldn't mind parking a Bugatti Veyron in your garage. But for most mere mortals, scrounging up the cash for a physics-bending piece of ...

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    SEMA releases 50-state guide to help you tag and title your hobby car
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    Obtaining a legal title and registration is oftentimes one of the most difficult procedures custom car builders will face on the long road to getting their beloved hobby cars out of the garage and into the parking lot at the local Friday night car show. Good news, automotive hobbyists: the SEMA ...

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    Galatea thinks Hyundai Tiburon is perfect platform for coachbuilt styling
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    Galatea Revision – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Examples of high-end coachwork usually draw long, wistful stares and high levels of admiration, with skilled craftsmen taking something beautiful and creating something stunning. An Aston Martin DB4 is a wonderful machine, but a 1960 ...

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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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