Classic Cars

Old School Race Car: 1972 De Tomaso Pantera

Here’s some classic Italian + American muscle: a white 1972 De Tomaso Pantera with a 700 hp NASCAR engine! Whoa! This car “looks” the part, with its aggressive front-end splitter, wide-bodied flared fenders, and flat-out, loud, American, NASCAR-made, 700 hp motor! Listen, look, and experience this unique machine: So, why do all this to a [...]

1987 DeTomaso Pantera GT5-S: A Rare Treat!

Here’s a rare treat for you. Imagine seeing this car in 1987…hell, imagine seeing this car today! This is a rare gem – a black 1987 DeTomaso Pantera GT5-S! From 1971-1991, only about 7200 Panteras were ever made. And of those 7200 cars, only about 187 were the special, wide-body GT5-S editions. You may notice [...]

Spring Brunch Drive: Food, Fun, and Ferraris!

For car enthusiasts, Spring is the “official” start of the “driving season”. If you live in a warm-weather state such as California, Florida, Arizona, etc, the driving season is year-round, so this rule need not apply to your situation. Lucky you! So what do you do if Spring is upon you, the weather is clear, [...]

A MOPAR Classic: “Sublime Green” 1970 Dodge Charger R/T

Ah, the 1970s…the “Golden Age of Medicine”, wasn’t it? Lots of physicians remember those days. Every doctor wanted to be like Marcus Welby, M.D. Yes, those were the days… For car enthusiasts, this was the heyday of the “Muscle Car” era. American muscle was the king of the road. Many will say that after the [...]

A Car Enthusiast’s Tradition: Cars and Coffee

All doctors are familiar with having to wake up in the wee hours of the morning. After all, you did it in college (cramming for those tests); you did it in medical school (cramming for those tests); you did it in residency (ANOTHER admission from the ER!); and if you’re still in practice, you probably [...]

CarScrubs.com’s 2011 Video Highlights: Happy New Year to All!

As we celebrate the 1-year anniversary of CarScrubs.com, our team would like to wish everyone a safe, healthy, and happy holiday and New Year in 2012! We’d like to thank all of you for visiting our site (and hopefully staying for the long-term!), helping our site grow, and we hope you find this place a [...]

Keeping Your Car Healthy: Scheduled Maintenance

As a physician, you understand the importance of routine health maintenance. Well, the same principle applies to keeping your favorite car healthy. Adhering to the proper maintenance intervals for your car helps ensure miles of smiles for your vehicle, whether it’s your daily driver, your family cruiser, your heavy-duty hauler, or your weekend toy(s). Cars [...]

The sound of Ferrari: The ultimate symphony?

If you love classical music like we do, there is nothing better than hearing the works of the great composers in history, such as Mozart, Beethoven, Bach, Handel, Chopin, Brahms, Rachmaninoff, et al. The masterful works produced by such musical geniuses are second to none – audio nirvana for the human ears…the ultimate symphonies… Or [...]

Anyone driven through Paris in less than 10 minutes?

Paris, France. Where culture flourishes: the arts, the architecture, the cuisine, the fashion, the history, the romance. Oh yeah…and the fast cars. Fast cars?… Ok, let’s rewind back to 1976 (you know you want to!). You see, there was a famous short film produced that year called C’était un Rendezvous (roughly translated “It was a [...]