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Posted on December 21st, 2021

Hagerty’s Bull Market Reveals 10 Collector Cars to Watch in 2022

2022 marks the fifth year that the world leader in classic car insurance, Hagerty, has given us a list of the hottest collectable cars and trucks for the new year. 2020 & 2021 may have been challenging years for many, but the collector car marketplace continued to thrive. Collector car auctions like Barrett-Jackson and Mecum…   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 August 13th, 2021

5 Most Expensive Collector Cars Being Auctioned at Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach Automotive Week is set to kick off this Sunday, August 15th in Monterey County.   The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is the flagship of Pebble Beach Automotive Week. Begun in 1950 and now considered to be the world’s premier celebration of the automobile. The Pebble Beach Auctions offer car collectors the opportunity to not…   Read More

Posted on December 16th, 2020

Hagerty Releases Its Annual Bull Market List For 2021

Each year Hagerty, the world leader in classic car insurance, gives us a list of the hottest collectable cars and trucks for the new year.  2020 may have many of us on lockdown, but the collector car marketplace is still thriving. While we aren’t quite ready to have full blown public auctions like Barrett-Jackson and…   Read More

Posted on June 16th, 2020

5 Best States to Own a Classic Car or Truck

If we had to guess which state is the best place to own a classic car or truck, we would have put our money on California or Texas.  Think of all the scenery and road trips that both states can offer.  Add in that Southern California and much of Texas sees decent weather year-round, in…   Read More

Posted on December 16th, 2019

10 Reasonably Priced Classic Cars That Are Hot Collectors in 2020

As we all get older it can often be hard to wrap our minds around how fast time flies.  The fact that 2020 is just days away means that vehicles from 1995 are about to be considered classics.  It’s that kind of statement that can make some of us scratch our heads in disbelief. The…   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 June 18th, 2019

The 9 Hottest Classic Cars and Trucks of Summer 2019

Summer starts this month; temperatures are on the rise and the classic car market is heating up as well.  Like most collectors and classic car enthusiasts, we follow the Hagerty Vehicle Rating to see which collector vehicles are in highest demand. For quite some time now, first generation Ford Broncos have reigned supreme and they…   Read More

Posted on March 25th, 2019

Hagerty Shop is Giving Back, Saving Lives and Providing Scholarships

The world leader in classic car insurance, Hagerty, has put together a few programs that really aim to save infant lives and provide driver education scholarships for the future drivers of tomorrow. McKeel Hagerty, the CEO of Hagerty, has created partnerships with non-profits and education centers to provide car seats for low-income families throughout the…   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