Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Ferrari F40 in Iran? Almost.

Car: Ferrari F40 (Replica Car Kit)
Story: Spotted at an Iranian car tuning show.

Car: Ferrari F2002 Formula One (replica kart)
Story: Spotted at an Iranian car tuning show. This car is driven by Michael Schumacher.

Classic American Cars in Iran #3

Car: 1979 Chevrolet Camaro

Car: 1954 Chevrolet convertible
Story: Customized with extended front bumper/fender, possibly from a 1949-51 Chevy.

Car: 1948 Buick Super Eight (straight eight engine)

Car 1 (red): 1970's Oldsmobile Cutlass convertible
Car 2 (pink): 1955 Chevrolet

Sunday, August 26, 2007

Rolls Royce Phantom in Tehran !!

Car 1: 2006-07 Rolls Royce Phantom
Car 2: 2006-07 Mercedes Benz S63/S65 AMG
Date: August 25, 2007 (noon)
City: Tehran (infront of Nayeb Restaurant)
Story: Photos taken exclusivley for IranSupercars of never before seen Phantom inside Iran. The photographer said the driver looked very ugly.

Below is a picture of the same white S Class at the Iranian customs dock yard before it hit the streets.

BMW 335i Coupe

Car: 2007 BMW 335i Coupe
Date: August 25, 2007
City: Tehran
Story: Twin turbo, 0-100 KM in 5.3 seconds, and custom all-red leather interior.

Tehran Classic Car Show (Poster)

Tehran Classic Car Show
May 29 - June 2, 2006
Saad Abad Palace

Classic American Cars in Iran #2

Car: 1966 Ford Mustang (with Sprint 200 6 Cylinder)

Car: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am

Car: 1975 Pontiac Firebird

Car: 1976 Pontiac Firebird

Car: 1975 Pontiac Firebird Formula Snorklenose

Sunday, August 19, 2007

BMW M6 & Audi TT

Car 1: 2004 through 2006 Audi TT
Car 2: 2007 BMW M6 Cabriolet
Date: ?
City: ?
Story: Car dealership.

Classic American Cars in Iran #1

Car 1 (top): 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air
Car 2 (bottom red): 1957 Ford Fairlane Skyliner Retractable Hardtop
Date: ?
City: Tehran
Story: Tehran Veteran Car Exhibition. Thanks to Nima Masoumi.

Thursday, August 2, 2007

Shah's Secret Car Collection

Cars belonging to Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.

Car: 1974 Panther Lazer
Story: Sold to the Shah when he was only 14 years old. This car is so rare that it is the one and only ever built.

Car: 1974 Lamborghini Countach

Car: 1964 Ferrari 500 Superfast
Story: S/N 6605 SF. L.H.D. Entered Pininfarina October 26, 1964, job number 99602, completed August 8 1965. Grigio argento Italver 25090A paint with blue 3015 leather. Sold new to the Shah of Iran. Very few of these cars were made, no more than double digits.

Car: 1954 through 1963 Mercedes-Benz 190SL.

Car: 1959 through 1968 Rolls-Royce Phantom V
Story: Only 516 of these very rare cars were ever made, including one for John Lennon.
Car: 1978 Lincoln Continental Mark V
Story: This is one of the longest American cars ever made.

Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Supercar Made in Iran

Car: Iran Khodro Sahel Concept (Prototype)
Date: 7/27/2003
City: Tehran
Story: On display at the 5th Annual Tehran Auto Fair and one picture apparently on the road (06/20/2004). This car is made in Iran by an auto company named "Iran Khodro." Thanks partly to Farzad for photos.