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I have been hunting down barn finds since childhood and my passion for automobiles has only grown stronger through the years. When Jesse told me about his idea for this site, I was more than a little excited. Before he had even finished the site, I was already writing the very first posts! And it has been an amazing trip ever since!

BF AUCTION: 1965 Ford Fairlane 500 Sport Coupe

Reader Dan G has known this Ford Fairlane for a long time, as a matter of fact, his parents purchased it as a second car to use when they visited Florida to escape those harsh Alaskan winters. Upon their… more»

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EXCLUSIVE: 1929 Plymouth Model U

In the seller’s words: “Selling a very nice, original 1929 Plymouth Model U, complete with suicide door, clean interior, original paint. The vehicle has been parked covered in a barn for the past 35 years and its time to… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1946 Chevrolet 1.5 Ton Dually Dump

When Gary F found this Chevy truck on a farm in central Maine, he just had to have it. Given how solid the cab is and how complete the truck is overall he figured he would get around to… more»

EXCLUSIVE: Pair Of 1962 Oldsmobile Starfires!

Don’t worry, you aren’t suffering from double vision! There really are two Oldsmobile Starfires sitting here. Reader Jim R has two of these rare Oldsmobiles and they both need to go. He has realized he isn’t going to get… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1955 Dodge C3B Short Bed Truck

It seems like Chevy’s late ’50s offerings get all the attention with the Tri-Five cars and the Cameo truck being some of the most popular classics out there, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t other great vehicles from this… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1998 Lotus Esprit V8 Project

We’ve seen and featured a ton of different types of project cars, ranging from classic trucks to hot rods, but this is the first Lotus Esprit V8 project that we’ve ever offered as a Barn Finds Exclusive! As a… more»

BF AUCTION: 1958 Studebaker Scotsman Pickup

Now, this is a find you don’t come across often! In the late ’50s, Studebaker offered a wide range of vehicles, including a new, for ’58, low budget model known as the Scotsman. You most likely think of the… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1962 Buick Skylark Coupe

For the past decade or so, this Buick Skylark has sat in a lean-to next to the barn. Reader Clay Q’s grandfather has decided it’s time to finally move it along, as his health hasn’t allowed him to get… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1974 Triumph TR6 Survivor

You never know how or when a great classic car will end up in your care. For reader Kevin N, this beautiful Triumph came into his ownership purely by chance. It had spent most of its life in storage… more»

Rare 1976 International Traveler Patriot Survivor!

We’ve had some pretty exciting Auctions here on Barn Finds, but this has to be one of the Top 10! Now, I’m sure your thinking “that’s just an International Scout”. And you’d be partially correct. You see, this International… more»

BF AUCTION: 1951 Mercury Eight Coupe

So, we’ve saved the best for last with Nathan G’s auctions! Don’t get me wrong, the other cars are all cool, but this Merc is a clean driver. It’s going to need some work, but this one isn’t a… more»

BF AUCTION: 1951 Mercury Eight Coupe Project

When we featured Nathan G’s Mercedes 220A, we had a few people ask about the other Merc sitting next to it. Well, that 1951 Mercury also needs to go! It’s a big project, but it’s complete and could make… more»

EXCLUSIVE: 1968 Datsun 520

UPDATE 12/13/2019 – Al sent over more photos of this truck, to give you a better idea of its overall condition. Be sure to give it another look! If your a fan of compact durable pickups, the Datsun 520… more»

READER AD: 1961 Pontiac Tempest

UPDATE 12/13/2019 – David has decided to lower his asking price for this Tempest project to just $1,000! Take another look and make him an offer! Reader David G found and purchased this Pontiac Tempest with plains of having… more»

Turnin’ Rust Found A Rare 1940 Chevrolet Dubl Duty!

The guys on the YouTube series Turnin’ Rust reached out to us about a recent find they made and boy is it a cool one! Lance Bush and his dad hunt down rusty gold (which they document on their… more»

One Solid Truck: 1949 Mercury M68 Survivor

The guys up in Sweet Grass, Montana just keep finding more great old Canadian trucks! I’m honestly not sure how they do it, but I hope they can keep finding ones like this Mercury! Of all the late ’40s… more»