MOTOR Austin

The Auto Enthusiast's Guide to Austin.

Events This Week

Looking for something automotive to do in Austin this week? Here's your list!

Hot Rod Drive In Night at Top Notch Hamburgers
Austin, SAT OCT 01

Hot Rod Happy Hour at The White Horse
Austin, SAT OCT 01

Operation American Muscle
Austin, SAT OCT 01

Great American Corvette and Chevy Day Car Show
McGregor, SAT OCT 01

Antique Gallery of Round Rock Car Show
Round Rock, SAT OCT 01

Hot Rods for Hospice
Temple, SAT OCT 01

The Blog

The latest posts on the MOTOR Austin blog.

5 Reasons I Love the Dodge Challenger

Over the years I've grown to appreciate the iconic Dodge Challenger. As a matter of fact, if I bought a new car today, I would buy a Dodge Challenger. more...

The Blue Bonnet Court - Austin's Oldest Surviving Motor Court

Growing cities bulldoze and rebuild. Most of Austin's pre-motel motor courts have been demolished. But Austin's oldest motor court still stands...  more...

How the Automobile Age Made Motels

Along with drive-in movie theaters and drive-in restaurants, the motel owes its existence to the automobile. In fact, Henry Ford envisioned everyone will own an automobile and they will use it to enjoy "God's great open spaces." more...

Some Assembly Required - Part 3

This article is Part 3 of a three part series titled "Some Assembly Required". It chronicles the steps I went through to go from no car to custom car. more...

Some Assembly Required - Part 2

This article is Part 2 of a 3 part series titled "Some Assembly Required". It chronicles the steps I went through to go from no car to custom car. more...

Recommended Resources

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Things to do in Austin

Things to do in Austin Texas

This is not your ordinary "Things to do in Austin" article. This is our round-up of Things to do in Austin specifically for auto enthusiasts! It includes planes, trains and automobiles!

Things to do in Austin - For Auto Enthusiasts!

Race Tracks

Austin Texas Race Tracks

Austin is well suited to meet the needs of auto enthusiasts, from private tracks for performance driving to world class racing facitities such as Circuit of the Americas.

Austin Area Race Tracks

More Resources

Find more tips on things to do in Austin, plus attractions and automotive resources.