Barn Finds

Parked Since ’78: 1968 Chrysler 300 Convertible

There are some cars that just fit the bill of a barn find, no questions asked. This beautiful boat is a 1968 Chrysler 300 convertible, found in a somewhat unexpected place: Queens, New York. The 300 has clearly been… more»

Desert Find: 1965 Oldsmobile Cutlass

It looks like a first-gen 442 but it’s not, it’s a Cutlass and probably more like a 341, depending on the engine configuration employed. Nevertheless, the lines of this second-year A-Body intermediate, shared with Chevrolet’s Chevelle, Pontiac’s LeMans/Tempest, and… more»

Parked in 1983! 1969 Continental Mark III

Those who knew him often said that people should have revered and feared Lee Iacocca in equal amounts. He was a man who could be witty, charming, and generous. He also didn’t suffer fools gladly and was willing to… more»

Stored 30 Years: 1969 Chevrolet Camaro

UPDATE – The seller has relisted this Camaro after the winner of the previous auction never contacted them. If you’d love to have it, here’s your chance! The successful Chevy Camaro was in its third year of production for… more»

Desert Find: 1961 Triumph TR3A

  A true desert find, this 1961 TR3A has absolutely no history (the seller doesn’t even know the model year, but the commission number tells us that it’s a late 1961 car) but is surprisingly solid! It’s listed for… more»

428 Powered: 1966 Ford Thunderbird

While Ford’s goal with the Thunderbird was to produce what it termed a personal luxury car, clever buyers could squeeze impressive performance out of their new toy for minimal outlay if the mood took them. That is the path… more»

All Original: 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

The trouble with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities is that they literally only happen once. If we aren’t able to grab that chance with both hands, we are likely to miss the boat. I’m not sure whether this 1966 Corvette represents such… more»

Hiding For 40 Years: 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback

The previous owner of this 1969 Ford Mustang parked the classic in 1982 due to a minor incident. What started as a minor repair has resulted in the car sitting for nearly four decades. The current owner has dragged… more»

One Owner: 1969 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu

Sometimes it can be the simplest of problems that can be the catalyst for a classic car to find itself relegated to a barn or shed for years. That would appear to be the case with this 1969 Chevrolet… more»

Red Ram Royal! 1955 Dodge Lancer

Sometimes, a particular make, model, and year of an automobile has been covered so extensively, there’s really nothing more that can be said about it. Take a ’55 Chevy for example, what more can be said that hasn’t already… more»

Ran When Started? 1974 Saab Sonett III

Styling is always subjective. There can be agreement at either end of the spectrum, as in a knock-out look, or something that is so ugly it would make a freight train take a dirt road – but there’s a… more»

Stored 27 Years: 1963 Ford Thunderbird

I think it’s safe to have a favorite era for a car, I mean, it’s not like we treat our cars like kids or anything – do we? This 1963 Ford Thunderbird can be found posted here on craigslist… more»

Drop-Top Project: 1960 Chevrolet Impala

In 1960, the Impala was in its third year as the top Chevrolet. Introduced in 1958 as a high-end Bel Air offered in just two body styles, it took the lead as the flagship model in 1959 when the… more»

Parked in 1981: 1973 Ford Mustang Mach 1

By 1973, the Mustang was a very different creature to the vehicle that left people breathless when it broke cover in 1964. All of its dimensions had grown, and it was a softer and more civilized car that many… more»

Field of Dreams? 1960s Mopar Collection

In many cases when we see a collection or group of vintage cars for sale, they tend to migrate to a particular brand or period. In this case, the seller no doubt has a thing for Chrysler products and… more»

No Reserve Garage Find: 1984 Chevrolet Corvette

This 1984 Chevrolet Corvette may not be at the top of every collector’s must-have list, but if you were going to invest in a C4 ‘Vette, this seems like a good one. The seller reports that it belongs to… more»