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10 Things You Didn't Know About Constance Nunes Constance Nunes is a former model turned mechanic from Los Angeles. She is best known for appearing on the Netflix show Car Masters: Rust To Riches. Here are ten things about her that you may not know. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, but she has Portuguese descent on her father's side.

You can now own this bonkers IMSA 'SuperVette' This is very special indeed. What you see above is one of the two 'SuperVettes' built by driver-turned-developer John Greenwood and designer Bob Riley for the IMSA GT Championship in the late 1970s. And it's for sale. Looks wild, right? Check out those photos and drink in the details.

Last Man Standing season 8 episode 18 spoilers: 'Garage Band' Want to have another escape courtesy of Last Man Standing? There will be an opportunity next week as season 8 episode 18 arrives on Fox. Through "Garage Band," you will have a chance to see a story that will revolve around some simple things - take, car restoration.

Jaguar E-Type Restomod Revealed With 400 Horsepower A 400-hp Jaguar E-Type restomod has been unveiled by a small British company, which is now taking orders for more. Based on a matching-numbers E-Type, the upgraded vehicle combines modern engineering with the style of the 1960s legend, and its maker says it can "effortlessly" take two people and their luggage from London to St Tropez.

For Sale: A 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429 That Hasn't Moved in Nearly 40 Years Even with bidding surpassing $165,000, the reserve is yet to be met.

HollyFrontier will soon produce cleaner burning Tier 3 gas at its Utah refinery In roughly six months, HollyFrontier will join Marathon, Chevron and Silver Eagle as the fourth Utah refinery to produce Tier 3 gas. "That's all contingent upon us being able to get our contractor workforce back in the plant, with COVID-19 that's a challenge right now," White said.

How To Refurbish Your Engine Bay How good your project comes out will come down to how much effort you're willing to expend and how many parts you are able to remove. Hot Rod Network Staff. The engine bay was sound, meaning no rust, large dents, or other damage, but it was covered in 50 years of oil, grime, and surface rust.

5 breathtaking Detroit homes still on the market Due to the coronavirus outbreak and the constraints of showing homes, there's been considerably less activity in the housing market in the last couple weeks. While fewer homes have gone up for sale, it's also a great time to revisit some spectacular homes still on the market.

Aldon Smith's Long Journey Lands Him in Dallas The Cowboys can only hope Smith returns to the form that once made Smith an elite pass rusher in the NFL.

The Repair Shop's Jay reveals he considered suicide when his marriage broke down and he ended up homeless THE Repair Shop's Jay Blades has revealed he considered suicide when his marriage broke down and he ended up homeless. The 50-year-old was left seriously struggling five years ago following a string of unfortunate events, including the collapse of the charity he was running.

Clark Gable's custom 1952 Jaguar XK120 is up for auction right now Modified to suit the ‘King of Hollywood’ by Barris Kustoms, this special roadster is now listed on the Bring a Trailer auction website.

All April Fools’ moments since MINI re-launched in 2002 - Total Motorcycle MINI USA Recaps Some of its Best and Slightly Irreverent April Fools' Moments to add a bit of Brightness to the Day. eval;. Woodcliff Lake, N.J., April 1, 2020.

Mechanic on Campus: Carlos Santos Two hydraulic lifts, hundreds of old Craftsman tools and a rotating cast of Ford Rangers and GEM golf carts inhabit the bright, tidy monument to mechanisms which rests in the back of Santa Clara's facilities building. All of this is under the purview of one man: Carlos Santos.

A.R.M. pastor and businessman donate t-shirts to south Jackson police officers - Being a law enforcement officer is already a tough job, full of risks, and now the men and women in uniform have to face an invisible threat.

Life in a carbon-neutral world Cities and countries around the world are aiming to become net carbon neutral within the next few decades. Kate Ravilious asks, what will day-to-day life look like in such a world?

Cleaner Air Should Not Require Sheltering in Place Experience from world leaders in electrifying transportation, in countries such as Norway, tells us that it takes three things: subsidies for purchasing electric vehicles, creation of an extensive charging infrastructure-and then we need to connect vehicle electrification to renewable energy and an upgraded grid that can handle it.

Car of the Week: 1969 Pontiac Trans Am This particular car is a bit out of the ordinary owing to its early build, so let's first look at what the 1969 Trans Am represented before getting into the unique details behind the first example. The 1969 Pontiac Trans Am. The Trans Am - a true Pontiac muscle machine - started out as a sports-racing car.

What is considered an essential business? - Mayor Lenny Curry announced an executive order mandating Duval County residents to stay home starting Friday due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Gov. Ron DeSantis made that a statewide order hours later. Those in the area may ask 'what does that mean?' Does it mean that you can't go out for groceries or keep a scheduled doctor's visit?

Low-mileage Lamborghini Miura, once owned by Saudi royals, up for sale A 1974 Lamborghini Miura, once owned by the Saudi royal family and with just 3,578 miles on the odometer, is for sale.

Pearland ISD: Chance for grad ceremonies 'very uncertain' High school graduation ceremonies for seniors in Pearland ISD are in doubt as the school system recently announced campus closures until at least May 4 to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The word came March 31 amid President Donald Trump's directive to extend social distancing measures nationwide until April 30.

Odell's building to become an arts and technology hub in Station North The Tudor-esque structure at 19-21 E. North Avenue will be converted to an arts and technology hub, with the help of a grant from a new investment fund designed to spark revitalization of the Station North Arts and Entertainment District.

Can you really restore a motorcycle with affordable aerosols alone? Restorations are time consuming, daunting projects. What if we told you that it is possible to get 80 percent of the finished product by just using aerosol products and some careful elbow grease? Watch how here.

Buying Cars Online: The Trend Accelerates, Even at the High End Buyers of both new and classic cars, made nervous by the thought of dealership or auction visits, are increasingly consummating purchases without leaving their home sanctuaries, and Cox Automotive is helping them do it.

The 25 Most Expensive Cars Ever Sold At Auction So, with this in mind, we've poured into the vehicular history books to bring you the 25 most expensive cars ever sold at auction. Each of these vehicles has crossed the auction block in the last eight-years, and the vast majority of them were produced in the 1950s and 1960s.

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