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Posted on November 19th, 2021

Here is Why You Check the VIN Before You Buy a Classic Car

You found the classic car of your dreams. The car checks out to be in great shape, there is a fair asking price and the paperwork all seems to check out. Time to make the purchase! But wait, have you checked the VIN? Does it match the VIN that is stamped in the frame or…   Read More

Posted on November 16th, 2021

1955 Chevy Bel Air Wins the 2021 SEMA Battle of the Builders Award

There was a lot of competition at the 2021 SEMA Battle of the Builders, but it was ultimately Robert Matranga and his multi-million-dollar 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air, “Brute Force”, that ultimately won first place! Robert’s Bel Air is a beast! It is clear to see why this Chevy was a top 12 finalist and named…   Read More

Posted on November 10th, 2021

F-100 Eluminator Restomod – Ford Introduces Its Electric Crate Motor at SEMA

SEMA Show wrapped up last Friday in Las Vegas. It was a highly awaited event considering the in-person event was cancelled last year due to the pandemic. The 2021 show was a massive success with thousands of product innovations on display and plenty of custom vehicle builds from 1,300 new and iconic exhibitors. Ford was…   Read More

Posted on November 3rd, 2021

12 Tips for Storing Your Classic Car for the Winter

Hard to believe that 2021 is coming to an end! That means another winter season is upon us. Fall is almost over which means you better take your classic for a final spin around the block before the snow hits. Once you have had your fill of cruising your classic for the year (if that…   Read More

Posted on November 2nd, 2021

6 Tips to Keep Your Classic Car Looking Brand New

Maintaining your classic car or truck in “brand new” condition can be a serious challenge. It will definitely require a lot of time to detail a car correctly even if it is a labor of love. To help you keep your prized possession looking its best, here are six tips you can use to keep…   Read More

Posted on October 29th, 2021

Hottest Classic Cars and Trucks from the 1990s

It is hard for those of us born in the last millennia to fathom that cars and trucks from the 1990s are now considered classic collectors.  It makes some of us feel old just saying it.  There is no denying, however, that there has been a lot of interest in collecting these cars lately. Generation…   Read More

Posted on October 28th, 2021

Say What? A Four-Seat Corvette? Most Have Never Heard of It.

Earlier this year, there was an Instagram post from General Motors Design that shows a four-seat 1962 Corvette that GM designed in response to the success of the popular Ford Thunderbird.  Many readers had to take a second look at what they just read. A four-seat corvette? Most had never heard of such a thing….   Read More