Jamie Palmer

About Jamie Palmer

I've been a car nut ever since I can remember, loving all cars but having a special affinity for eclectic British ones, starting with an Austin-Healey Sprite when I was 12. I've been lucky enough to collect some and drive the heck out of them, including autocrossing and racing them. There's nothing more fun than poking around an old car that hasn't been disturbed in years and getting it to run and drive again!

Well, It’s A Real Woody! Rebodied 1936 Ford

One man’s vision, this rebodied 1936 British Ford was completed after a five-year project by a disabled veteran. Unfortunately, the creator passed away in 2010 and the “woody” is now being sold, along with it’s 28′… more»

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A Jewel: 1960 Armstrong Siddeley Star Sapphire

Thanks to Barn Finds reader Mike F. for this terrific and unusual find! This 1960 Armstrong Siddeley Star Sapphire is one of the final year models from this storied marque. Never heard of Armstrong Siddeley? You’re… more»

No Reserve: 1964 Ford Galaxie 500

This 1964 Ford Galaxie 500 2-door fastback is characterized by the seller as a “complete rolling project.” What’s surprising is that the opening bid is $1.00 (no, that’s not a typo) and there’s absolutely no reserve…. more»

Golden Curves: 1971 Chevrolet Corvette

These beautiful golden curves belong to a 1971 Chevrolet Corvette. While it isn’t completely original, a lot of the vehicle has sympathetic restovivor work done. It’s being sold here on eBay at no reserve, and bidding has just… more»

Buried Alive! 1965 Ford Mustang

The above picture is the “after” picture of this Mustang. No, obviously not after restoration, but after unearthing it! Evidently, it’s been in the garage it was in for quite a while–30 years to be exact!… more»

1965 Pontiac GTO — Possible No Reserve Bargain?

The seller of this 1965 Pontiac GTO purchased it “from the back of a shop” after it had sat for 30 years, but now is passing it on due to health reasons. It’s being auctioned off here… more»

1955 Ford F600 Wrecker… Or Is It?

As it turns out, I’m not really sure that this 1955 Ford F600 truck (the seller calls it F6, but I believe it’s correctly called a F600) started out it’s life as a tow truck. That… more»

Pole Barn Find: 1970 Boss 302 Mustang

So my jaw hit the floor when I was reading the listing here on eBay for this 1970 Boss 302 Mustang.  The seller says they “put it away in a pole barn for 30 years and… more»

Two Owners From New: 1937 Ford Two-Door

Now this is what real patina looks like! Recently removed from where it’s been stored since 1968 (!), this 1937 Ford two-door has only had two owners from new. It’s being offered for sale here on eBay… more»

1965 Rambler American 440H Find

In 1965, only 8,164 Rambler 440Hs were produced. As the most upscale sporty model of the car called “The Sensible Spectaculars” in their advertising, it’s a pretty glitzy version of the small AMC car. This particular… more»

No Reserve Backyard Find: 1971 Chevrolet Camaro

This must have been one heck of a car at one point. Unfortunately, that was a while ago, and rust has certainly set in. This 1971 Chevrolet Camaro is being sold here on eBay with an opening… more»

I Didn’t Think They Made These: 1933 Ford Limo

Of course, Ford didn’t make a 1933 Vicky limousine, this is, as you probably suspected, a kit car. But it’s actually a modified one of those; the kit car manufacturer didn’t make them either! So if… more»

Black Widow: 1980 TR7 Spider For $900!

Black widow bites are much more unusual than you’d think. So are folks that are “bitten” by the Triumph TR7. Much maligned both during it’s time and since, in reality by the time the TR7 exited… more»