Autos: Classics

1961 C1 Corvette Owned, Raced and Driven for 54 Years

Wednesday  17:27,   28 february 2018

Your first car, there will never be another quite like it. The tale begins in the spring of 1964 when young Kenny Sutter located a fuelie 1961 Vette on a dealers lot in Dayton, Ohio. Like many a young man, he went to the "Bank of Dad" and[...]

A Good Day To Buy Hard: Ex-Bruce Willis, Jay Kay Charger For Sale

Tuesday  21:42,   27 february 2018

The 1969 Dodge Charger once owned by Bruce Willis and Jay Kay is to be sold by Silverstone Auctions at Race Retro on February 24. Offered for sale for the first time in the UK, a 1969 Dodge Charger previously owned by action hero Bruce Willis and[...]

This Early Shelby GT350 Mustang Is An Original $575k Time Capsule

Thursday  04:10,   22 february 2018

It's an early-build 1965 model that is absolutely gorgeous. Whether you consider it a muscle car or Pony car, the 1965 Shelby GT350 Mustang is as iconic as it is rare. That is, an original Shelby is rare – few cars are cloned as often as Shelby[...]

One of 10,494: A 1963 Corvette Split-Window Story

Thursday  00:16,   22 february 2018

There were 10,494 Corvette split-window coupes built for 1963.There were 10,494 Corvette split-window coupes built for 1963, so there has to be at least that many stories, and thousands more if a pass-around rate for Corvette owners is added to the[...]

Rare Find: Very First 1969 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Ordered With Super Cobra Jet V-8, Drag Pack & 4.30 Gears

Tuesday  09:41,   20 february 2018

He had always wanted a 1969 Mach 1. Research the Ford Mustang on MSN Autos | Find a Ford Mustang near[...]

Rare 1971 LS6 Corvette is Uncovered

Thursday  23:46,   15 february 2018

The legend[...]

Now's Your Chance to Buy Those Like-New Barn Find Buick Grand National Twins on eBay

Wednesday  03:26,   14 february 2018

These consecutive-VIN time-capsule twins are looking for a new home.In classic car ownership, it's common to keep a junky parts vehicle on hand to donate the rare bits and pieces that inevitably need replacing. But this is something else entirely:[...]

The Home-Built Porsche that Defied Communism

Tuesday  19:05,   13 february 2018
Road & Track

Two brothers on the communist side of Germany had a dream, the will and the used Beetle engine to make their own 356. Porsche sent them pistons, cylinders, and their best wishes.Since there was no shortage of decommissioned Kübelwagens in the German [...]

Survivor Muscle Cars Tucked Away In Iowa!

Tuesday  09:18,   13 february 2018

A few rare cars kept tucked away in a garage in Iowa. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) Following up on a lead about a bunch of survivor muscle cars in Iowa, I met Bob, who took off [...]

Datsun 240Z and 260Z Buying Guide

Monday  18:49,   12 february 2018

The 240Z is a classic that’s as desirable and as usable as it ever was, and it remains surprisingly affordable. How much to pay Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) • Project[...]

Amazing Stories Behind the Original, Unrestored Muscle Cars at the 2017 Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals

Monday  08:35,   12 february 2018

The adage, "It's only original once" has become increasingly attractive for people who own muscle cars, and for good reason. After all, the cars themselves are mainly objects of metal and molded materials; they are very restorable[...]

Ultrarare 1967 Dodge Coronet R/T Hemi Convertible Bought, Sold, Then Bought Again 20 Years Later

Friday  02:26,   09 february 2018

The 1967 model year was pivotal in the North American specialty car market. The year also marked the introduction of the Coronet R/T. After the 1964 GTO's auspicious start, plenty of competitors rode on its coattails, but not Dodge. When[...]

This 1961 Ford Galaxie Sunliner Convertible was a Day Two Street/Strip Car in the 1960s and Still Cruises Woodward Today—with its Original Owner!

Wednesday  23:56,   07 february 2018

There was an automotive hierarchy on Woodward Avenue back in the 1960s. "There were guys with regular cars out there, looking to meet girls, and there were guys with pretty hot cars who were interested in the car scene," says Tom Sawyer[...]

The Best Mustang Shows of 2018

Wednesday  20:52,   31 january 2018

<p>When a Mustang fan dreams of sun and warmth their natural tendency is to fantasize about that first time they take the Mustang out of its winter hibernation and hit the road</p>Granted, there are hundreds, maybe thousands of local car shows [...]

1986 Dodge Ram Shortbed Pickup Done Dirt Cheap

Tuesday  03:42,   30 january 2018

&nbsp;It's called that other white meat, the square-body Dodge Ram. That was the premise for the story of the high school custom when this 1986 Dodge Ram pickup was first introduced to Custom Classic Trucks readers almost 10 years ago; it[...]