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Posts Tagged ‘Classic Car’

Posted on January 3rd, 2023

A Beginners Guide to Buying Your First Classic Car – Tips and Tricks to Make It Stress-Free Part II

You’ve caught the classic car fever and you are finally ready to shop for your first classic car. In the first installment of this post, we covered the basics, such as understanding different types of classic cars, setting a budget, etc.  In this post, we’ll review additional factors you’ll want to consider when you are…   Read More

Posted on December 26th, 2022

A Beginners Guide to Buying Your First Classic Car – Tips and Tricks to Make It Stress-Free Part I

Are you ready to add your first classic car to your garage? Buying a classic car is an exciting experience but can also be daunting for first-time buyers. However, you can make the process much more manageable with research and preparation. This comprehensive guide will give you tips to make buying your first classic car…   Read More

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Routine Maintenance Schedules for Classic Ford Mustangs

Owning a classic Ford Mustang has many rewards. You might have invested in one with hopes of financial gain or you might own one for the pure pleasure of cruising it down Main street each summer. Either way classic Mustangs can bring their owners a lot of joy. To keep them in prime condition does…   Read More

Posted on June 26th, 2020

How to Determine the Value of a Classic Car or Truck

Determining a fair value for a classic car or truck is important whether you are buying or selling.  There are a lot of things to consider when calculating the value of a vehicle like the condition of the car or truck, how original it still is, its rarity, documentation that has been kept, the history…   Read More

Posted on September 23rd, 2019

A Very Special 1940 Ford for a Very Special Customer of Wilson Auto

We had the pleasure of restoring a 1940 Ford for a very special customer.  It took us 4 years to complete the frame-off restoration.  A lot of hard work and know-how went into this car and it shows! The car belongs to Mr. Shoemaker who is 91 years old.  The Ford was originally purchased by…   Read More

Posted on August 25th, 2019

An American Icon: Mustang Through The Years

Who knew something which was originally developed to compete with Chevy Corvair will actually be one of the most popular sports cars and one of the best selling too? The Mustang which landed in ‘65 changed the chapter for Ford altogether and single-handedly. The ‘65 Mustang was actually introduced earlier in April 1964 and hence…   Read More

Posted on January 15th, 2019

Top 10 Classic Cars and Trucks to Buy and Collect in 2019

The new year has been rung in and the classic car market is looking strong for 2019.  Barrett Jackson is gearing up for the biggest classic car auction of the year this January 12-20 in Scottsdale for the 48th annual event.  That means there are going to be thousands of classic cars and trucks crossing…   Read More

Posted on May 23rd, 2018

How to Calculate a Fair Price of a Classic Car

Whether you are buying or selling you want to make sure that a fair price is set for a classic car.  There are many variables that go into this decision like the condition of the vehicle, originality, its rarity, documentation, the history of the vehicle and of course current market trends. When determining the value…   Read More