Oddballs

Shorty Tomaso Coupe: 1979 Cadillac Seville

This rare Cadillac Seville Tomaso coupe is a limited production conversion of Cadillac’s flagship sedan. Basically involving a cutting torch and likely loads of body filler to create the dramatically truncated coupe, they were the choice of 1970s Hollywood… more»

Saved From The Barn: 1954 Airstream Flying Cloud

This 1954 Airstream Flying Cloud is a rare 13-panel “whaletail” design that saw limited production when new. The seller located the iconic camper trailer in an Oregon barn, where it had slumbered for years. Prior to that, it saw… more»

Justified Cult Following: 1966 Volvo PV544 Sport

Some vehicles just develop a cult following.  While some folks tend to gravitate to cars such as Mustangs, Camaros, and Corvettes for their performance image, other enthusiasts build their love on such virtues as durability, handling, and reliability.  Take… more»

Pretty In Pink: 1959 Plymouth Fury Hardtop

I wish I could include a sound clip of George Thorogood’s, “Bad to the Bone” with this post as this is a ’59 Plymouth Fury Coupe in faded red (or pink) as the listing claims. I know, the vengeful… more»

1971 Lincochero Mark III 6-Wheeler!

I’ll bet you haven’t seen one of these lately — if ever! This full custom 1971 Lincoln Mark III 6-wheel pickup conversion is listed for sale here on Facebook Marketplace and is located in Chewelah, Washington. The seller is… more»

Still A Headturner? 1985 Mercedes 300D Pickup

No one will ever claim that Mercedes’ W123 line is anything but useful. Fuel efficient in the case of the diesels; smooth performers with the gas burners; and unbelievably reliable across the entire lineup. One area it may fall… more»

Buy It Now! 300 MPH “Untouchable” Jet Dragster

Anyone who feels uncomfortable in the front seat of a roller coaster can save their money by not buying this car. I mean, check out this crazy contraption! Strap yourself onto the front (!!) of a jet engine and… more»

Two In The Country: 1948 Peugeot 202 Woodie Wagon

Representing what the French automotive manufacturers could do with wood and steel, this 1948 Peugeot 202 Woodie wagon is for sale at a hefty $19,500 asking price. It is located in Grass Valley, California. They do not mention any… more»

Stunning Survivor: 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24

This particular vehicle might be an underestimated, under-appreciated time capsule. Up for sale is this stunning, all original 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24. It has a BIN price of $14,999 with the ability to make an offer. This impressive vehicle… more»

32K Mile Survivor: 1961 Dodge Lancer

Once upon a time, the Dodge Dart that we all know and love from the late sixties through the mid-seventies was actually a full-sized, mid-priced model. The compact Dodge of the early sixties was called a Lancer and I… more»

EXCLUSIVE: Borla’s 1970 NSU Ro 80

Yesterday, we featured Mr. Alex Borla’s Citroen SM, which you can see here if you missed it. Well, here’s his 1970 NSU Ro 80 that we mentioned. I won’t lie, I’m a sucker for a Wankle rotary engine, so… more»

Cute Commuter: 1986 Honda City

Honda is well known in the United States for its compact models such as the Civic and CR-X, but now that it is eligible for import, examples of the even smaller Honda City are finally making its way to… more»

Running Survivor: 1961 Volvo PV544

Safety equipment has come a long way since this 1961 Volvo 544 was built. To think, at the time, having lap belts was a big deal! Well, what you give up for safety features in this Volvo, you make… more»

One of 347 Made: Pulse Litestar Autocycle

Just the other day, I was behind one of the goofiest contraptions I’ve ever seen. Effectively a tiny enclosure about a motorcycle with training wheels, I wasn’t sure if it was en ingenious way to enjoy motorcycle riding in… more»

Last Pontiac Powered: 1974 Pontiac GTO

There are only two days remaining to bid on this gold 1974 Pontiac GTO located in O’Fallon, Missouri. Based on the X body Ventura, this was a one year only body style. Equipped with a three-speed manual, this GTO… more»

Beau Projet Voitures: Massive French Auction

There’s a lot of interesting vintage tin coming up for auction in France, where some 250 cars across a wide range of years and makes are up for grabs. The auction is set for this Saturday and will include… more»