Oddballs

Cadillac of Campers: 1951 Spartan Royal Mansion

Classic motorhomes have tempted many restorers over the years, as it’s always enticing to think about life on the open road with a luxuriously-appointed vintage travel trailer behind you. While many of these old-school trailers were built for a… more»

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Colt 45 Ford Mustang Funny Car Found!

If you came home with a vintage Mustang, the little woman might say something like, “oh no, not another one!” But if you came home with a vintage Mustang funny car, would you find your stuff out on the… more»

Roof Deck Prototype? 1955 Dodge Spicer Skydeck

When it comes to campers from the 50s and 60s, there’s an endless supply of odd and downright ugly, slab-sided concoctions that are hardly worth their weight in scrap metal after years of being used as beater mobile homes…. more»

Huge Bug! Hemi Powered Giant 1959 VW Beetle

When I saw this giant Bug, one word instantly came to mind, “yes”! There are a lot of oddball creations out there that are so poorly conceived and executed that you just can’t help but wondering why and what… more»

Paint-Splattered 1967 Rolex Submariner

“Hey, why are you featuring an old watch on Barn Finds?” Well, if there was ever an object that had a “Barn Find” feel, it would be this Rolex. While it wasn’t found in a barn, it was worn… more»

Runway Friction Detector: 1989 Saab 900

The next time you’re flying in the Winter and go through an airport noted for snow and ice, look out the window to see if they’re using a runway friction detector. Say what? Yes, a runway friction detector. They’re… more»

Suzuki Powered? 1972 Honda Z600 4×4

Japan’s kei-class vehicles had several requirements in order to meet the standards and enjoy the tax advantages, one of which was a maximum height of two meters. This custom 1972 Honda Z600 4×4 may not meet that requirement anymore… more»

The Cobra’s Successor? Kelly Python Prototype

In 1967, AC unfortunately ended production of the Ace that Shebly’s Cobra was based on. Given the success of the Cobra and the image it created for Ford, there was interest at Ford to keep the Cobra going. Eugene… more»

1 of 1: 1960 Ford Fairlane “Spaceliner”

If you were to combine George Jetson’s flying car with Adam West’s Batmobile, what would you have? A Ford “Spaceliner” – a vehicle that looks a bit like a spaceship from a 1950’s science-fiction movie. This is a one-off… more»

Inspired by Alfa: Fiberfab Aztec 7

Kit cars are a funny thing, as they are often conceived to serve as a replica of some slice of six-figure exotica that otherwise belongs in a museum. Take this Fiberfan Aztec 7: it was intended to resemble the… more»

10K Original Miles? 1950 Ford Business Coupe

Low mileage claims are great, the term low mileage can be subjective based on the age of the car. It’s safe to say mileage around 10K on a car that’s older than 10 years can be considered low, but… more»

Early EV: 1968 MARS II Electric Car

Long before the hybrid and other cars with some degree of voltage power, electric cars were being put into limited service 50 or 60 years ago. One such attempt was the MARS II produced by a Michigan-based company using… more»

1968 Chevrolet Corvette 396 4×4!?

One thing that trucks do incredibly well is look good with significantly raised suspensions. Conversely, sports and muscle cars look quite tidy when they are low to the ground, perhaps brought even lower with a suitable lowering kit. When… more»

Hellcat Power! 1968 Dodge Coronet

Looking like the physical manifestation of a high school motorhead’s study hall scribbling, this completely outrageous Dodge promises endless hours of entertainment for its owner and everyone who sees it. The mock police car, a 1968 Dodge Coronet from… more»

1 Of 700: 2003 Ford Thunderbird 007 James Bond Edition

When you think of cars associated with James Bond a Ford Thunderbird is not the first to come to mind. There have been many cars used throughout the history of James Bond. Personally, when I think of Bond cars,… more»

Mighty No More: 1978 Dodge Challenger

Here is a second generation Dodge Challenger that is located in Lyle, Washington. The car is advertised here on Facebook Marketplace for $3,500. Painted in red with a tan interior, the Challenger looks to be in good condition for… more»