Barn Finds

Original 383: 1966 Chrysler 300 Convertible

It gives me a warm feeling when I spot a car like this 1966 Chrysler 300 Convertible. That heavy layer of dust indicates that this is a true barn find that has been parked for many years. Now that… more»

Ran When Parked: 1978 Chevrolet Corvette

Ran when parked. That has to be one of the great, and often overused, phrases when an owner describes a car that has been sitting for an extended period. It is also the line that the owner uses to… more»

20k Original Miles? 1995 Geo Tracker

The owner of this 1995 Geo Tracker found the vehicle languishing in a Tennessee barn. He has revived it, and it is in a roadworthy state. It has a genuine 20,500 miles showing on its odometer and is probably… more»

Parked In ’87: 1965 Ford Mustang V8

Occasionally a classic car will appear on our desks here at Barn Finds, and we start to wonder what the backstory is behind it. That’s the case with this 1965 Mustang. It is a car that features a host… more»

1964 Chevrolet Impala SS 409 Barn Find!

Do you know how some things just don’t seem to add up sometimes? You see something that looks intriguing and you think, Wow! Really? That’s exactly how this 1964 Impala SS listing hit me – the description, the price,… more»

Mopar Collection: Road Runners, Challengers, Darts And More!

Collectors often migrate to certain brands of vintage automobiles. For example, Ford Mustang people tend to go for specific years of like Mustangs, i.e. 1965-66, 1967-68, 1969-70, etc. This seller likes Chrysler cars, mostly Dodge Darts and Plymouth Valiants,… more»

1970 Plymouth Superbird Barn Find!

The Road Runner-based Superbird was a one-year only attempt at Plymouth’s dominance in NASCAR. After Ford and Dodge spent 1969 dueling on the track with their aerodynamic race cars, Plymouth jumped into the action for 1970. NASCAR rules required… more»

Missing R-Code: 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback

Sitting out exposed to the elements is a special 1968 Mustang Fastback. Its Marti Report is enough to make you go weak at the knees. However, a lot of water has passed under the bridge for this classic, and… more»

Flathead Equipped! 1952 Ford F1 Panel Truck

Time for another trip in the Wayback Machine. Last week, we took a look at this 1946 International Metro, a one-time, found everywhere commercial vehicle. Today, it’s a 1952 Ford F1 panel truck, that like the Metro was once… more»

383/4-Speed: 1966 Dodge Charger Barn Find

By 1966, the muscle car kick was under way and Dodge rolled out the Charger as a mid-year entry. Chrysler’s marketing gurus dubbed it the “leader of the Dodge rebellion,” so that set the bar pretty high. By-and-large, the… more»

Buick Barn Find! 1972 Skylark GS 455

If you’re overdone with SS396 Chevelles and GTOs, Buick provides a very nice alternative in the form of the Skylark GS. Marketed as a “Gentleman’s Hotrod” the GS provided big, reliable Buick V8 power in a high quality, nicely… more»

Package Deal: Huge GM Collection Plus House!

Package deals are a difficult prospect because you have to find just the right buyer that will want to tale an entire collection off your hands. And that’s what we have here, a grouping of mostly General Motors iron… more»

Series 1 Project: 1962 Jaguar E-Type Roadster

Jaguar Cars Ltd. brought out the E-Type sports car in 1961, establishing a new standard for British luxury and performance automobiles. The tourer would continue through 1975 across three series. The car was known to achieve speeds of upwards… more»

1 of 1,080: 1974 Jensen Interceptor Mk III

The Jensen Interceptor was built between 1966-76 and thought be a legitimate competitor of the Aston Martin Volante V8. The British-built cars used powerplants supplied by Chrysler, so they are mechanically familiar to U.S buyers. Production numbers were never… more»

Backyard Find: 1954 Nash-Healey Le Mans Coupe

As of late, I’ve seen pictures circulating of the infamous Collier Motors AMC dealership in North Carolina, a long-time dealer that kept the proverbial lights on long after AMC shuttered its operations. The reason I mention it is because… more»

Clean Up and Ride! 1973 Ford Mustang Mach 1

The 1973 model year would be the last for the first-generation of the Ford Mustang. Nearly a decade after its original launch, the car was much different than the original: longer, wider, heavier, and more expensive. Sales had dwindled… more»