Station Wagons

“Woodie” Project: 1966 Ford Country Squire

For five decades, the Country Squire was Ford’s top-of-the-line station wagon. It began in the closing days of the wood-bodied wagons of the early 1950s and stayed around into the 1990s when the woodgrain was just a fake applique…. more»

Chevrolet V8 Power? 1974 Ford Pinto Wagon

To the likely chagrin of Ford fans everywhere, finding a ’32 Ford, or other Fords of that era, bowtie powered, is pretty commonplace. It’s somewhat of a head-scratcher as Ford has its own Windsor-based small-block V8 and it’s no… more»

Muscle Wagon: 1989 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Station Wagon

With a few notable exceptions, classic station wagons aren’t renowned for possessing muscle credentials. Their creators envisaged them as reliable family transport, and most served in that role perfectly. However, this 1989 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Wagon is a cut… more»

Just Donated: 1992 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon

Ah, another listing from one of my favorite channels on eBay. In this week’s episode of desirable enthusiast cars donated to a nonprofit organization, we have the venerable Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon with the mighty 5.7L V8 under the… more»

Stroked Cleveland! 1972 Ford Gran Torino Squire

Oxford defines a “squire” as one of “high social standing” who “owns…an estate in a rural area.” In 1972, Ford brought a redesigned mid-sized station wagon to market named after the stately squire. This 1972 Gran Torino Squire in… more»

Dirt Cheap Car Collection for Sale!

Sometimes, truth in advertising does actually happen, as a seller on craigslist has listed a variety of projects for the dirt-cheap prices they deserve. This seems to be more a case of a personal junkyard that a new owner… more»

Surf Wagon? 1982 AMC Concord DL Wagon

It would have been fun to be able to be a passenger on the Concord supersonic airliner that is no longer flying. Until then, although not quite as fast or luxurious, there’s this 1982 AMC Concord DL wagon. The… more»

Original 360: 1977 Dodge Monaco Crestwood Wagon

Parting with a classic car can be difficult, especially when the decision is essentially forced upon the owner. That seems to be the case for the owner of this 1977 Dodge Monaco Crestwood Wagon. They are relocating interstate and… more»

429 Powered! 1970 Ford Country Squire Wagon

On Thursday evening, someone—hopefully a family—will own a beautiful 1970 Ford Country Squire Station Wagon to take them on summer vacation. That’s when the eBay auction for this spectacular piece of suburban history ends. I can guarantee that wherever… more»

One Family Owned: 1969 Ford Country Sedan

Station wagons, especially full-size examples, are among the strongest performing vehicles in the classic market. When the wagon in question is unmolested and has a known ownership history, that increases the desirability. That makes this 1969 Ford Country Sedan… more»

Pontiac Collection For Sale: Mr. GTO’s Cars

Al Blatter was a Pontiac aficionado and especially had an affinity for GTOs, which would earn him the nickname, “Mr. GTO.” Over several decades, he collected dozens of cars and thousands of parts. Now that he has passed, this… more»

One-Year Only Offering! 1956 Ford Parklane Wagon

There’s always been something intriguing to me about one-year-only cars, regardless of the manufacturer or vehicle type.  1956 was the sole year a buyer could walk into their local Ford dealer and drive away in a Parklane, a 2-door… more»

Unrestored 1964 Ford Galaxie Country Squire Wagon

With classic station wagons growing in popularity, solid project candidates will always attract plenty of attention. For those enthusiasts not in a position to tackle a project build, vehicles like this 1964 Ford Galaxie Country Squire are worth a… more»

4WD Garage Find: 1985 Honda Civic Wagovan 4×4

This dusty and forgotten 1985 Honda Wagovan is one of the rarer Hondas you can buy, as it’s equipped with the desirable four-wheel-drive system that made this curious commuter wagon a true anomaly on the marketplace when new. The… more»

Rare Shooting Brake: 1976 Jensen GT

Proof positive that a rare sports car need not break the bank, this 1976 Jensen GT project is located in Winnetka, Illinois, just north of Evanston in Chicagoland. Advertised here on Craigslist, the seller is asking $4,500 for this… more»

396 Big Block! 1968 Chevrolet Caprice Estate

Borrowing your parents’ station wagon rarely got much cooler than this 1968 Chevrolet Caprice Estate in Higden, Arkansas. With wood grain trim, air conditioning, power windows, a big block under the hood, and room for umpteen cases of beer… more»