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About Joshua Mortensen

I've been a classic car nut for most of my life. 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!

READER AD: 1990 Ford E150 Quigley 4×4

The third generation of Ford’s E-Series vans were quite the heavy haulers, but the lack of factory 4-wheel-drive limited where you could take one. Thankfully, Quigley took care of that problem by offering 4×4 conversions. These vans are far… more»

Garage Find: 1960 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale

I don’t think it takes knowing Italian to know that Speciale translates into Special and boy is this Alfa Romeo the definition of the word! Not only is the Giulietta Sprint Speciale design absolutely beautiful, but it’s also incredibly… more»

CLASSIFIED AD: 1957 Facel Vega FV3

We’ve had some amazing finds come through the Barn Finds Classifieds, but this could be one of the rarest and most incredible yet! With just 45 Facel Vega FV3s having been built and 30 remaining, this is one rare… more»

BF AUCTION: 1993 Toyota 4X4 SR5 V6

When we think of Toyota pickups, this is the exact truck that comes to mind, graphics and all! The 4X4 SR5 is an icon, with a history of being incredibly durable and capable of going just about anywhere, while… more»

BF EXCLUSIVE: 1957 Chevrolet 3100

We see some great old pickups here at Barn Finds, but this one is a cool custom that needs very little to make it shine. With a 350ci small-block under the hood and some great custom touches, it is… more»

BF AUCTION: 1963 International R-185

International Harvester built everything from farm equipment to the Scout, and all the way up to long haul semi-tractors. In the early 1950s, they were well known for their medium to heavy-duty trucks, such as this R-185 that is… more»

Order Your Barn Finds T-Shirt Today!

Over the years, we’ve made lots of small changes to the Barn Finds logo and while we love the way it looks now, we thought it would be fun to do a throwback t-shirt design based on the original… more»

Clean 1971 Plymouth Cuda 383 4-Speed!

The ’70-’71 Plymouth Cuda is about as iconic a muscle car as you can get. It has the right look, came in bright colors, and could be optioned with a big block V8, you can’t get much more muscle… more»

Wild Custom: 1967 Ford Mustang

Taking on a stalled project is always a bit of a daunting task, but sometimes we come across projects that are so incredibly cool that they are just begging to be finished. And that is definitely the case with… more»

Barn Finds 1958 Berkeley SE328!

A few days ago, we featured a Berkeley SE328 that reader Ikey H tipped us off to. Shortly after Russ D wrote it, we realized that this little rarity was right here in Boise, Idaho. We’ve been on the… more»

BF AUCTION: 1973 Chevrolet El Camino

In 1973, Chevrolet debuted the redesigned Chevelle and subsequently the El Camino. The fourth-generation El Camino was now larger, heavier, and more comfortable to drive. While they lost a bit of their muscle car status, the changes made these… more»

EXCLUSIVE: Custom 1933 Chevrolet 3 Window Coupe

When it comes to customization, we all have our own tastes, but when a car is done correctly it will almost always have universal appeal. Take this 1933 Chevrolet 3 Window Coupe that is being offered here as a… more»

Cobra Successor? 1994 Kelly Python Prototype

Update 10/14/20 – The seller of this Python has lowered their price by $2k. Is that enough to find a buyer for this unique Mustang? Find it here on craigslist for $37,500. Thanks for to Pat L for the… more»

Ready To Haul: 1951 Chevrolet 5700 COE

Chevrolet debuted it’s Advanced Design series of trucks in 1947 and kept building this great design until 1955. While most of us that are into these trucks are on the hunt of the light duty half-ton models, there’s no… more»

Two Chevrolet Bel Airs Stashed In A Barn!

When a pair of Chevrolet Tri-Fives popped up on our local Facebook Marketplace, we just had to take a closer look. So, we contacted the seller and arranged to view this pair of barn finds in person. And boy,… more»

BF AUCTION: 1973 Mazda RX-4 Wagon

SOLD! UPDATE 10/8/2020 – Shortly after this auction ended, we were able to help work a deal between the seller and the high bidder, GarritR! It turns out that the buyer lives just a few miles away from the… more»