Sightings

Only 349 Made? 1980 Hurst/Olds 442 W-30

From Frank Y – Recently, while out on a drive, I spotted what I thought was a 79 Hurst/Olds. I had actually noticed it almost 2 years earlier, but it was under a tarp so I didn’t know what… more»

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Parking Lot Sighting: 1971 Jaguar XJ6 2.8

Back in 2015, we featured a GTO Judge Convertible barn find that Reader GW had found. Well, he just came across another interesting find and while this one isn’t a muscle car or found in a barn, it’s still… more»

Can You Identify This Find?

We hope each and every one of you is doing well and staying healthy during the current pandemic. An important part of staying healthy, both physically and mentally, is getting out and moving as much as you can. So,… more»

Porsche 944 Hoard Hiding in South Carolina!

Incredible finds have a way of showing up when you least expect them! And that was the case for Reader Scott H and his recent find. While house hunting in South Carolina, he drove past a warehouse with a… more»

Roadside Sighting: Could It Be A Porsche 911?

Recently, reader Matt L decided to get out of the house and go for a walk to explore his neighborhood. While he was stretching his legs, he spotted something hiding in a neighbor’s backyard! While the mossy car cover… more»

Tornado Find: Ford Mustang II Cobra II

We appreciate Paul H. bringing this cute little Cobra II to our our attention. It is actually our first “Tornado Find” as a recent tornado in the Midwest took the garage or barn away and left the Mustang II…. more»

Junkyard Sighting: 1978 Dodge Shaggin’ Wagon

The ’70s brought about some really cool and interesting trends, especially in the automotive world. None are quite as unique or memorable as the Shaggin’ Wagon, although I’m sure there are a few Van owners out there that can’t… more»

Junkyard Sighting: 1968 Dodge D100 Sweptline

There’s something therapeutic about going to a junkyard just to have a look around. So, we regularly visit our local pick and pull. For the most part, you don’t find anything over 30 years old, but or most recent… more»

Spooky Sighting: Halloween Hearse

Halloween is almost here! Kids are getting their costumes ready and adults are out buying candy. It’s a fun time of year for many reasons, but for car guys and gals, it’s a time to openly checkout funeral cars…. more»

Sid’s Sighting: 1974 Ford Country Squire LTD

From Sid C – I recently stopped in Horseshoe Bend, Idaho for gas and up rolled this beauty. I said, “WOW, look at that”! My wife responded with, “Yuck”! I visited with Jeff, the owner and he told me… more»

Hiding In Plain Sight: 1974 Pontiac Trans AM SD455

There is just something exciting and cool about a good roadside find! Not knowing the story or if the owner would be willing to let it go makes it fun to dream of the possibilities. Reader Brian D just… more»

Abandoned Classics On Virginia Farm!

Reader Matt L just emailed us about a Facebook post in a local group that he follows. The group, Abandoned in Virginia, doesn’t necessarily specialize in classic cars rather in abandoned structures, but one of their group members posted… more»

Can You Identify This Mystery Racer?!

Reader Juan K needs your help! He came across this mystery race car and can’t figure out what it is. The photo isn’t the best, but it’s all Juan has, plus it makes it more of a challenge! It’s… more»

Roadside Sighting: Mercedes 190E 2.3-16V Cosworth

From Francis In Douglaston – I grew up in Jamaica Estates Queens, New York and I remember when my friends neighbor brought this exact car home. The owner let us come over to see the car and took the… more»

Jeff in the Junkyard: Classics for Sale

I recently went on a quick expedition to try and track down a 1990 BMW 325ix parts car; sadly, it didn’t yield much fruit. However, I did come across an long-standing salvage yard under new ownership that has cleaned… more»

Junkyard Sighting: 1986 Merkur XR4Ti

To the untrained eye, this might just look like any other late ’80s econocar, but this is actually a limited production performance Ford. Well, technically it’s a Merkur XR4Ti here in North America. Our readers on the other side… more»