This section is home to enthusiast, hobbyist, and owner sites devoted to various categories of cars. Examples include Concept Cars, Hot Rods, and Exotic Cars. Enthusiasts Autos Recreation.
The word "enthusiastic" was originally used to refer to a person possessed by a god. It comes from the Greek word ἐνθουσιασμός from ἐν and θεός and οὐσία, meaning "possessed by god's essence", applied by the Greeks to manifestations of divine possession, by Apollo (as in the case of the Pythia ), or by Dionysus (as in the case of the Bacchantes and Maenads ), the term enthusiasm was also used in a transferred or figurative sense. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Enthusiasm is intense enjoyment, interest, or approval. The word was originally used to refer to a person possessed by a god, or someone who exhibited intense piety.
- Artistic inspiration - Inspiration refers to an unconscious burst of creativity in a literary, musical, or other artistic endeavour. The concept has origins in both Hellenism and Hebraism. The Greeks believed that inspiration or "enthusiasm" came from the muses, as well as the gods Apollo and Dionysus.
- Connoisseur - A connoisseur is a person who has a great deal of knowledge about the fine arts, cuisines, or an expert judge in matters of taste.
- Emotional contagion - Emotional contagion is the phenomenon of having one person's emotions and related behaviors directly trigger similar emotions and behaviors in other people. One view developed by Elaine Hatfield et al.
- Entheogen - An entheogen, from Greek, literally meaning "generating the divine within", is any psychoactive substance that induces a spiritual experience and is aimed at spiritual development. This terminology is often chosen to contrast with recreational use of the same drugs.
- Euphoria - Euphoria is an affective state in which a person experiences pleasure or excitement and intense feelings of well-being and happiness. Certain drugs, many of which are addictive, can cause euphoria, which at least partially motivates their recreational use.
- Fan (person) - A fan, or fanatic, sometimes also termed afficionado or supporter, is a person who is enthusiastically devoted to something or somebody, such as a band, a sports team, a genre, a book, a movie or an entertainer.
- Positive mental attitude
- Latest AOL Autos - Performance Cars and Tips www
Latest high-performance cars and tips on how to supercharge a car. AOL Autos - Performance Cars and Tips.
- Showcases Claude's Garage www
Showcases the author's collection of British sports cars. Claude's Garage.
- Automotive WebCars www
Automotive articles, WebCars, desktop wallpapers, and car humor. WebCars.
- Car Tuning Linx www
Car tuning, Linx, styling and performance site with photos from modified car shows and articles about tuning procedures. Tuning Linx.
- Commercial Flickr: Suburbanscape Vans and Trucks www
Commercial vans and trucks as well as non-commercial motorized vehicles found in the parking lots and driveways of world suburbia. Flickr: Suburbanscape Vans and Trucks.
- Custom, Show Vans www
Custom, Vans, slammed, chopped, and tandem show vans past and present. Index of show events, links to other van related sites and photos. Show Vans.
- MP3 Engine Music www
MP3 recordings of cars and motorcycles, Music, from the exotic (Ferrari F50) to the mundane (Vespa). Engine Music.
- The The Orange Peel Story www
The story of a customized 1976 Ford van, Orange Peel Story, a time capsule of sorts. The Orange Peel Story.
- Sharing Flickr: Custom Vans 60's 70's www
Sharing groovy van photos. Flickr: Custom Vans 60's 70's.
- Information Virtual Vanner www
Information on custom vans and panels. Vanner. Event coverage and photos from van events in Canada and the US. Virtual Vanner.
- A Carfolio.com www
A car specifications database. Carfolio.com.
- BMW, Digest.Net www
BMW, Digest.Net, Alfa Romeo, Italian, and other automotive mailing lists. Digest.Net.
- Submit Fast Cool Cars www
Submit your car pictures and descriptions for free. Cool Cars. Horse power calculator, General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Imports, links, wallpaper, contact, wheels, engines, interior and classifieds. Fast Cool Cars.
- Information Texas F-body Site www
Information about 1989-1990 Firebird Formula and the new Firebird Formula and Firehawk, F-body Site, and a special about the Camaro Z28 and SS. Texas F-body Site.
- Includes Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America www
Includes event schedule, for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America, membership information, list of local chapters, advertisements, and links. Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America.
- Ugly Ugly Cars www
Ugly Cars that are or were available for sale in North America. Ugly Cars.
- A Flickr: Van Derived Cars www
A group for all your Citroen Berlingo, Van Derived Cars, Peugeot Partner, Renault Kangoo, Fiat Doblo pictures, basically any model Eurostyle van that has a car as well as a van version. Flickr: Van Derived Cars.
- For Don't Come Knockin' www
For van-addicts, Come Knockin', vanaholics, and fans of vans everywhere. Tips for living in your van, truckin reviews, vans in the movies, van book reviews. Don't Come Knockin'.
- Photographs Crazy About Cars www
Photographs and stories of the many cars owned by the webmaster. Crazy About Cars.
- Drawings Build the Barrett Steam Car www
Drawings and text show the entire construction of the steam system, the Barrett Steam Car, and describe the logic behind each design selection. Build the Barrett Steam Car.
- Dedicated Cars in Barns www
Dedicated to all those cars found along the roads, Barns, behind barns, in barns or wherever their owners left them. Pictures sorted by car type, newsletter, and frequently asked questions. Cars in Barns.
- A Flickr: Bad Ass Vans www
A group for anybody with an old Chevy, Bad Ass Vans, Dodge, Ford or beaten up old road worn and weary van. Share photos. Flickr: Bad Ass Vans.
- Contains Car Memories www
Contains pictures and information on many different popular cars. Memories. Members can upload images and stories of their own favorite cars. Car Memories.
- Celebrates Greasergrrls.com www
Celebrates women motor enthusiasts, Greasergrrls.com, featuring auto related articles, book reviews and links. Greasergrrls.com.
- Join Polish Cars Mailing List www
Join the list to discuss classic automobiles (samochody) from Poland such as the Fiat 126, Cars Mailing List, Polonez, and the Syrena. Polish Cars Mailing List.
- Automotive CARBLog www
Automotive industry news and pictures of new models at motor shows and under test conditions. CARBLog.
- Source Hooked Up www
Source for street racing and high performance vehicles. Up. Features photo galleries, news, links, and a club details. Hooked Up.
- Four 4 Wheel Drive 101 www
Four wheel drive principles and techniques. 4 Wheel Drive 101.
- Specialists DCS Welding and Fabrication www
Specialists in design, Welding and Fabrication, engineering and fabrication of custom 4x4 vehicles. Product details, previous work and contact information. DCS Welding and Fabrication.
- History, Duryea Automobile www
History, Automobile, articles, FAQ, photos, art gallery and links. Duryea Automobile.
- Includes Antique Auto Archive www
Includes restoration tips, Auto Archive, technical information, links, and a gallery of period car advertising. Antique Auto Archive.
- Sales Paul's Automobilia www
Sales brochure, Automobilia, owner's literature, accessories booklet, travel maps, maintenance record, body manual, publication of service tools and equipment, shop, tune-up and auto repair guides. Paul's Automobilia.
- Gallery Auto Hobby Page Mobilia Pics www
Gallery of Automobilia and Petrolinia Pics. Auto Hobby Page Mobilia Pics.
- A Flickr: Old Trucks www
A group sharing photos of old trucks, Old Trucks, sometimes derelict but always old. Flickr: Old Trucks.
- Sharing Flickr: Graffiti Van www
Sharing photos of vans which have graffiti on them. Flickr: Graffiti Van.
- Classic ClassicRoad.com www
Classic and collectible vehicle information, ClassicRoad.com, pictures and classifieds for enthusiasts. ClassicRoad.com.
- Personal Pete's Vintage Autos www
Personal site of a classic car collector, Vintage Autos, including project car photos and descriptions, links to other vintage car and restoration sites, and a small collection of parts for sale. Pete's Vintage Autos.
- History, The United Kingdom Borgward Drivers Club www
History, United Kingdom Borgward Drivers Club, committee, events and members. [United Kingdom] The United Kingdom Borgward Drivers Club.
- Information, Slammed Images Miniz and Compactz www
Information, Images Miniz and Compactz, shows, links and members. [Lumberton/Fayetteville, NC] Slammed Images Miniz and Compactz.
- Alexa: Enthusiasts Autos
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Enthusiasts Autos
- DMOZ: Enthusiasts Autos
dmoz.org Directory: Enthusiasts Autos