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Posted on November 16th, 2019

10 Best Classic Car Stocks to Add to Your Portfolio

It’s been almost a year since we first reported on Rally Rd., a platform where blue-chip collector cars are turned into stock.  The free app that allows members to invest in individual blue-chip collectibles has been steadily growing and increasing it’s fleet of classic cars that you can invest in. Rally Rd. is continuously acquiring…   Read More

Posted on November 13th, 2019

Ford vs. Ferrari. The Story Comes to the Big Screen

It has been just over 50 years since the infamous 24 Hours of Le Mans played host to one of the greatest rivalries in automotive history.  It is such a legendary rivalry that the story of Ford vs Ferrari is now hitting the silver screen of Hollywood. The story has it that in 1963 Ford…   Read More

Posted on November 12th, 2019

Hidden Headlamps, Where Did They Go?

Many of today’s car designs are built on iterations of car designs from the past.  Whether it is the lines of a fender, a raised hood air intake, or any other part of a car’s design, chances are that design was inspired by a design from the past. So, what happened to hidden headlamps?  Well…   Read More

Posted on October 25th, 2019

1984 Jeep CJ7 Restored at Wilson Auto and Back Home Where It Belongs

If you have been following our monthly posts on the restorations at our shop, then you likely have seen this 1984 CJ7 a time or two.  It has come a long way since we first got our hands on it.  The transformation of this Jeep has been extraordinary. We wanted to share the journey with…   Read More

Posted on October 24th, 2019

Nissan Built Robots That Can Create Rare Parts for Classic Cars

(Image credit: Nissan) If you have ever restored or repaired a classic car or truck, it is likely that you know the struggle of locating hard-to-find parts.  In some cases, it takes months or even years to find that elusive piece.  Panels, trim and other parts can often bring a restoration project to a halt. …   Read More

Posted on October 22nd, 2019

Are Classic Cars Converted to Electric Still Considered Classic?

What would your answer be to this question, what is a classic car?  Here in the states we seem to have a lot of different answers.  In an article we wrote back in 2016, we tried to clarify this debate with broad definitions of classic, vintage and antique vehicle classifications. For the most part we…   Read More

Posted on October 17th, 2019

Homemade Classic Care Cleaning Products – safer for you and the environment

We all want to keep our classic cars and trucks looking their best.  We have written plenty of articles about cleaning classic cars.  From simple hacks for cleaning your classic, to cleaning your engine bay, and even ways to keep your tools clean and rust free. In this article, we are focusing on ways to…   Read More