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Posted on August 19th, 2019

Will Classic Cars Be Forgotten by New Generations of Car Collectors?

Hot August Nights 2019 just wrapped up last weekend in Reno and some attendees noticed a shift in the interest of our younger generations.  It seems that millennials and younger age groups are not gravitating towards classic cars and trucks from the 40s, 50s & 60s like generations before them. Regardless of classics, custom-mods or…   Read More

Posted on August 14th, 2019

An Amazing “Barn Find” in Lubbock, Texas, But Nothing is For Sale

Hagerty, the leader in classic car insurance, has a YouTube series called Barn Find Hunter.  The video series is hosted by a man named Tom Cotter.  Tom travels the country searching for forgotten classic cars and trucks in barns, backyards and scrapyards. In the latest episode of Barn Find Hunter, Tom is in Texas looking…   Read More

Posted on August 10th, 2019

Get Ready for the 25th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise

The Woodward Dream Cruise is the world’s largest one-day celebration of classic cars & trucks.  Every year more than 1 million people flock to this historic event where more than 50,000 classic cars & trucks, hot rods, custom-mods, muscle cars and other collectable vehicles take over Woodward Ave in downtown Detroit. This event really should…   Read More

Posted on August 8th, 2019

8 Best Mods and Upgrades for Your Classic Truck

There are a good number of collectors and classic truck enthusiast that think their truck is perfect just the way it was produced.  And often all-original, number-matching classic cars & trucks will fetch a higher price when it comes time to sell. This might be true, but I bet most of those collectors don’t drive…   Read More

Posted on August 6th, 2019

The Most Reliable Classic Cars and Trucks

We ran across an article on Yahoo Finance that we wanted to share with Wilson Classic Car Blog readers. The article was about the 25 most reliable classic cars and we take exception to the list. Our big problem with the Yahoo list of most reliable classic cars is that many of them most people…   Read More

Posted on July 31st, 2019

Keep Your Classic Car or Truck from Overheating in Hot Summer Temps

Most of the country is experiencing higher than average temperatures this summer and it doesn’t show any sign of slowing down.  We sure hope you are all staying cool and staying safe in these scorching temps! We also hope our classic car or truck are doing the same.  It can be fairly common for older…   Read More

Posted on July 26th, 2019

Classic Car and Truck Restorations at Wilson Auto Repair in July 2019

Things are hot around here and we aren’t just talking about the weather.  We have all been burning the midnight oil to get the classic car and truck restorations and repairs completed so these prized possessions can get back to their owners to enjoy!  Have a look at what we have been working on during…   Read More