Six Degrees of Automotive Separation – Ducati

As John Robins pointed out in last week’s Hemmings Six Degrees of Automotive Separation Challenge, “the motor industry is at least as incestuous as the animals on the Ark.” It’s becoming way too easy to link the companies we select with the companies suggested for each week’s challenge, though I think that’s just as much […]

1970 Camaro number one…a lonely number?

I wasn’t quite sure where on my wish list to rank this one from Chevrolet dealer Bob McDorman’s Collection of significant Chevrolets and Corvettes, 150 of which are being auctioned off by Mecum November 5-6: A white 1970 Chevrolet Camaro with a 250hp 350, an automatic, blue vinyl interior, a black vinyl top, air, power […]

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1981 Cadillac Eldorado Evolution

Well, here I had assumed for years that Pierre Cardin’s only involvement with automobiles was the 1972-1973 Javelin with the special Cardin-designed interior, then today I come across this 1981 Cadillac Eldorado Evolution by Pierre Cardin for sale on This time, Mr. Cardin went all out with body modifications as well as interior mods. […]