Muscle Car Barn Finds

Hertz Rent-A-Racer: 1983 Hurst/Olds

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Hurst/Olds, Oldsmobile and Hurst rolled out a special edition for 1983, known today for their Hurst Lightning Rod floor shifters. These cars shared their bodies with the Cutlass Calais/Supreme, and came only… more»

Indy Pace Car! 1980 Pontiac Turbo Trans Am

This Pontiac Trans Am may be based on the Firebird but it looks more like a snowbird in this opening shot. This version of Pontiac’s F-body Trans Am was getting long in the tooth, and quite a bit slower,… more»

Worth Fixing? 1-Of-107 1971 Dodge Challenger

This is a low production 1971 Dodge Challenger. Out of 27,377 of the cars built in its second year, just 107 of them were shipped with a 300 hp, 383 V8 with 4-speed manual transmission. That’s the good news…. more»

Big Bad Orange: 1970 AMC AMX 390 4-Speed Go Pack!

In days of old, car manufacturers came up with some pretty creative names for their paint colors. AMC was no exception, and it is hard to go past a color with the handle of Big Bad Orange. That is… more»

389 V8 Beauty: 1964 Pontiac Catalina 2+2

In 1964, Pontiac wanted to offer a sporty version of its entry-level full-size car, so they created the Catalina 2+2, a trim option only for coupes and convertibles. The 2+2 came with bucket seats, a console, special trim and… more»

Barn Bound 46 Years! 1962 Chevrolet Impala SS 409

Something in the water maybe? Unlikely, just an unusual run of highly desirable 409 equipped Chevrolet Impalas that have turned up here on Barn Finds in the last few weeks, and I’m going to continue with the pile-on. For… more»

Modern Muscle Car: 2001 Pontiac Trans Am Convertible

High mileage shouldn’t be too much of a deterrent from buying your chosen hobby car if the maintenance and general cosmetic condition check out. I suppose hardcore “collectors” only consider vehicles with mileage below a certain figure, but that… more»

NASCAR Promo Car: 1980 Chrysler Cordoba

This Chrysler Cordoba is worth a look simply for being a nicely preserved example of a car we don’t see much of anymore, but it also has some interesting history that makes it even more intriguing. The seller refers… more»

Looking To Trade: 1968 Dodge Charger

If you have a 1969 Dodge Charger and always wanted a ’68, you may have found your soul mate. The seller of this 1968 is looking to trade for a ’69. They say “Looking for a 1969…willing to trade… more»

Solid Floors: 1967 Pontiac GTO Convertible

Currently in a project state, this ’67 Pontiac GTO Convertible is quite a promising project. With a solid body and stellar floors, this muscle car looks as if it would need little in the body/paintwork department. The car does… more»

No Reserve Cobra Jet! 1970 Ford Torino GT

The Marti Report on this 1970 Ford Torino GT tells part of the car’s story because it reveals a vehicle that was ordered with a view to creating something that was both eye-catching and potent. However, a piece of… more»

California Edition! 1969 Buick GS 350

California dreamin’? Well if you are and you’d really rather have a Buick, this may be the car for you. This 1969 GS 350 is a “California” edition and reportedly one of 4,000 produced. So what is a GS… more»

Original 409/4 Speed: 1963 Chevrolet Impala SS

This 1963 Chevrolet Impala SS is almost too spectacular for words. Its condition is incredible for a vehicle of this age, and the fact that it is a numbers-matching survivor with a 409ci V8 under the hood adds to… more»

Hot Rod Mopar: 1971 Plymouth Satellite

When a buyer goes searching for a classic on which to spend their hard-earned cash, there are many factors to consider. I find a long ownership history to be a strong selling point, and that is one of many… more»

1 of 175: 1970 Chevrolet Nova Yenko Deuce

Don Yenko was an American race car driver turned dealer who become known for creating high-performance automobiles. He first had success with the Yenko Corvair and then Camaro, so he set his sights on the Chevy Nova, creating the… more»

360 Equipped: 1971 Plymouth Barracuda

This 1971 Plymouth Barracuda started its life wearing desirable Plum Crazy paint, but it underwent a color change in the 1980s. It is a solid car that has also received an engine upgrade. It now needs someone willing to… more»