Project Cars

Solid Californian: 1976 Chevrolet Monza Spyder V8

There is no disputing the fact that this 1976 Monza Spyder is bright. It isn’t clear whether the car is wearing its original color, but there’s no doubt that it would stand out in a crowd. Barn Finder Taylor… more»

Solid Silver: 1979 AMC Concord DL Silver Anniversary

In 1979, AMC marked the 25th anniversary of the merger between Nash and Hudson by releasing a limited number of their Concord model designated the Silver Anniversary Edition. This edition brought some cosmetic upgrades to the Concord, but no… more»

Possibly Cheap Project: 1967 MGB-GT

While the MGB convertible is almost ubiquitous in British car circles, the arguably prettier MGB-GT is much rarer. If you want to get in on the ground floor, there’s a project 1967 MGB-GT being sold here on eBay. The opening… more»

Clean And Solid: 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback

When it comes to clean and solid project Mustangs that possess a world of potential, this 1965 Mustang Fastback really has to be one of the best. This is an incredibly solid and clean car, and the only rust… more»

The Chicken Coop Stash Is Up For Auction!

Back in 2017, we featured Reader Chris T’s massive stash of Morris Minors, plus his other classics. Well, he’s decided to move to Mexico to retire so everything needs to go! Rather than try to find a buyer that… more»

Daytona 500 Tribute: 1983 Pontiac Trans Am

Domestic muscle in the early 1980s was somewhat of an oxymoron, and bright spots hard to find. This 1983 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am is a reminder that any “performance” car from the Big 3 capable of knocking of 0-60… more»

Fantastic Options List: 1968 Mercury Colony Park Wagon

While it might be looking pretty battered and bruised, below the surface, this 1968 Mercury Colony Park Station Wagon is a solid and nicely equipped vehicle just begging to be restored. I really have to thank Barn Finder Pat… more»

Three W123 Mercedes For $3,500!

Yes, this trio of Mercedes W123s are all in rough shape, but Reader George S is asking just $3,500 for all of them. While they are rough, all three run with the 240D being a driver as-is. Robert had… more»

Quirky French Project: 1924 Renault 6CV NN

We’ve all seen project vehicles where the restoration has proceeded at a snail’s pace, and this Renault 6CV (or Renault NN) is a perfect example. The owner purchased the car 30-years-ago as a restoration project, and this is as… more»

A Mash Of Nashes: Four Metropolitans!

Thanks to frequent finder Ikey H. we have this mash of Nash Metropolitans to look over! These four are listed for sale for $5,500 here on craigslist in Wichita, Kansas — along with what the seller says are a… more»

40 Years Stored And No Reserve! 1958 MGA

Those folks that often complain about the prices of project cars need to check out this 1958 MGA for sale here on eBay. Bidding right now is all the way up to a massive $1,136! Plan on making your trip to Chicago… more»

Rust-Free Nevada Car: 1955 Dodge Royal Lancer

Anytime that a person reads that a car from the mid-1950s is rust-free, that’s something to take note of. When it’s a 1955 Dodge Royal Lancer two-door, that’s even better. This great project car can be found here on… more»

Never Seen One: 1972 Meyers Manx Shark

In the 60s and 70s, Volkswagen-based fiberglass kits were a dime a dozen, with myriad styles and colors to choose from. This listing on craigslist labels this particular model as a “Meyers Shark”, for which I can find next… more»

Pierre Project: 1973 AMC Javelin AMX Pierre Cardin

This is how this 1973 AMC Javelin AMX Pierre Cardin edition appeared when the current owner purchased it in 2002. Since then it has been completely dismantled down to the bare shell, and as happens so often, the project… more»

Competition Classic: 1966 Lotus Elan Fixed-Head Coupe

This 1966 Lotus Elan Fixed-Head Coupe is an unusual car because it has led a life of competition since new, but its original engine has managed to survive the rigors of racing. It retired from racing in the 1980s… more»

Black Plate Coupe: 1963 Mercedes 300SE

This rare 1963 Mercedes-Benz 300SE coupe is listed as a project that needs minor restoration work, apparently with one owner from the 1970s until just recently. The W112 clearly needs its pneumatic refreshed, but the seller claims it’s quite… more»