Muscle Car Barn Finds

Mustang Sibling: 1986 Mercury Capri 5.0

While survivor Fox body Mustangs show up with some regularity, the same cannot be said for its corporate sibling, the Mercury Capri. This is the top-shelf RS/5.0 model with the venerable V8 under the hood paired to a 5-speed… more»

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Cheap Project? 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

This 1963 Chevrolet Corvette convertible is selling at no reserve, and despite being a near completely bare roller, the seller indicates it is largely rust-free and an ideal candidate for either a complete restoration or a resto-mod creation. The… more»

Radio Delete Stripper: 1988 Ford Mustang LX

Update 4/3/20 – Here’s your second chance! This Mustang has been relisted here on eBay with no reserve. From 3/29/20 – This 1988 Ford Mustang LX may look completely ordinary from the outside, but it is a rare find…. more»

427/4-Speed/Bench: 1968 Chevrolet Impala SS

I have been wanting to cover a ’68 Impala for some time, owing mostly to the fact that I own one and have for many years. I probably know more about what’s holding it together than I should but… more»

Massive Stash Found In Northern Georgia!

Reader James M recently received a tip about a massive stash of cars in a barn in Northern Georgia from a family friend. The owner of this barn passed away about a year ago and their family has decided… more»

Million Dollar Barn Find! 300 Car Collection Uncovered

One of my favorite YouTube channels is AMMO NYC, which regularly features the cosmetic revival of long-neglected cars and trucks. Of course, it helps that the channel owner has developed a pretty comprehensive lineup of detailing products to feature… more»

Needs Finishing: 1966 Pontiac GTO Hardtop

One of the greatest strengths of classic car enthusiasts is that they don’t tend to judge a book by its cover. I mean, your average person might look at this 1966 Pontiac GTO and begin to wonder where the… more»

Apart For 32 Years: 1969 Plymouth Roadrunner

I was starting to develop a complex, checking out auto listings and then discovering lots of missing parts, you know big things like engines and transmissions. In the case of Mopar, I thought I was going to have to… more»

Salvageable or Salvage? 1971 Plymouth ‘Cuda

Last week we got a look at a stock, original (other than the exhaust system) ’71 Dodge Challenger, a nice basic two-door hardtop. Today, it is the Challenger’s corporate cousin, a Plymouth Barracuda, (or in this case a ‘Cuda),… more»

Low Mile Pace Car: 1989 Pontiac Turbo Trans Am

They said it was faster than a 1973 Super Duty Trans Am. The Indy 500 Pontiac Trans Am Pace Car was fitted with the Buick Grand National 3.8 liter intercooled and turbocharged V6 engine in 1989. With 19k miles,… more»

Only 13K Miles! 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429

I generally eschew high dollar collector cars, the auctions and well-known auto pundits do a pretty thorough job of covering that end of the hobby. I like to lurk around in the more pedestrian side of driver quality cars… more»

31K Mile Survivor: 1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

In 1982, the band, Survivor, released its hit “Eye of the Tiger” which was an instant hit. This is a survivor of another kind – a 1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 with only 31,609 original miles. This car is listed… more»

Original Hemi PR Car! 1969 Dodge Charger 500

Day after day, week after week, Mopar muscle cars in crummy condition and/or with murky history sell for more money than seems possible. Then, once in a while, a genuine fully-documented classic comes along… rare, interesting, and listed by… more»

Dan Gurney Special! 1969 Mercury Cyclone

As of late, we have covered quite a few Ford Fairlanes/Torinos from the late ’60s and early ’70s.  Not found often anymore is Mercury’s counterpart, the Montego and its performance variant, the Cyclone. Fortunately, one has turned up in… more»

Fresh 440: 1974 Plymouth Road Runner

This 1974 Plymouth Road Runner is a project car that is just begging to be finished. It is a solid vehicle that comes with a nice array of parts to help the new owner down the road to completion…. more»

Genuine Article: 1965 Pontiac GTO

Don’t let appearances fool you. Below that tired and baked exterior lies a genuine, PHS documented 1965 Pontiac GTO. It is a solid car, and in its prime, it would have been a stunning and pretty potent classic. It… more»