Project Cars

Cheap Roadster: 1964 Datsun Roadster 1500 Project

Datsun’s Roadster models are tiny, yet elegant convertibles, but unfortunately, rust issues have claimed countless examples throughout the years. Despite having a handful of issues that deem it a project, this 1964 Datsun Roadster that Barn Finds reader Andria… more»

Pontiac Project: 1979 Pontiac Trans Am

The owner of this 1979 Pontiac Trans Am says that it is a solid car that runs and drives well. We only get a few limited pictures, and the car is now sitting in storage, so there are no… more»

Major Project: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible

The owner of this 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Convertible refers to it as a big project, and he certainly isn’t understating the fact. There is a lot of work here, but the end product should be one very nice… more»

Dodge and DeSoto Collection For Sale: Take Your Pick.

If you are on the search for an early 1950s Dodge or DeSoto project car, then this might just be the place to look. The owner of this collection of six vehicles has decided to clear the lot and… more»

Ahead Of Its Time: 1957 Powell Pickup

This 1957 Powell Pickup rates as one of the coolest pickups that I’ve ever seen. The owner provides plenty of photos and information about the vehicle, and it seems that it is also quite a rare beast. The Powell… more»

Hardcastle & McCormick: Manta Montage Kit Car

For those of us who can remember it, this Montage Kit Car looks remarkably like the Manta Mirage that was used in the 1983 TV series, Hardcastle and McCormick. There is a good reason for this, and that is… more»

Summer Fun: 1954 MG TF

If you have the desire to get your hands on an iconic British sports car project, then this 1954 MG TF might be a car that is worth considering. It appears to be largely complete, and some of the… more»

Garage Find 1936 Bentley Sells for Huge Amount!

What makes a car sell at auction for over double its high estimate? Take an ultra-rare car with a great story, add a one-owner history for the past sixty years, hide the car in a garage for several decades,… more»

Sitting For 30 Years: 1965 Cadillac DeVille Convertible

While it rode on the same wheelbase as its predecessor, the 1965 model year marked the launch of the third generation of the iconic Cadillac DeVille. This generation saw the car undergo a major restyle which provided the car… more»

Project Choices: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

After spending part of its life as a race car, this 1954 Corvette is ready to start a new life. It is also ready to find a new home, and this combination is going to open up a few… more»

Sitting For Years: 1952 Pontiac Chieftain Deluxe Convertible

Following a death in the family, this 1952 Pontiac Chieftain Convertible has spent many years sitting unused in a garage. The owner has decided that the time has come for the car to find a new home, so has… more»

Tennessee Roadside Sighting!

We love a good roadside sighting! There’s just something exciting about seeing a collection of classics parked out in the open that’s probably never been posted online and that you might not ever get to see in person. So,… more»

Goes Like Hell: 1986 Dodge Omni GLH Turbo

Update – This GLH has been relisted, now with a $3,500 BIN. You can find it here on eBay. Though virtually unheard-of in America today, practical front-wheel-drive hatchbacks appealed to many U.S. buyers during the 1980s. Some manufacturers offered… more»

A Different Off-Roader: 1964 Amphicar 770

For any manufacturer to take on the concept of an amphibious vehicle could best be described as a brave decision. Automotive history is littered with examples, and some of these vehicles have been more successful than others. Some unkind… more»

Outside The Barn Find: 1964 Nova Wagon

This one is for the fellow long-roof lovers out there like me! This 1964 Chevrolet Nova wagon that runs when you spray starting fluid down its carburetor has been listed for sale here on eBay. The seller calls it… more»

Affordable Project: 1970 AMC Hornet SST

I’ve always like the styling of the Hornet. Those slightly flared wheel arches give the car a muscular look and followed the AMC tradition of producing cars with interesting styling. This particular Hornet, from the first year of production,… more»