American Classic Cars

Absolutely Original: 1971 Pontiac Ventura II

This 1971 Pontiac Ventura II is an unassuming looking vehicle, but it is a really original car that would seem to need very little work to return it to its best. It has some minor rust issues, but with… more»

Scooby-Doo Survivor! 8K Mile 1988 Dodge Van

How big of a Scooby-Doo fan do you have to be to convert a 1988 Dodge 2500 Van into The Mystery Machine? This vehicle shows only 8k miles and is located in Willimantic, Connecticut.  You can see it here… more»

Same Owner for 37 Years! 1966 Ford Bronco

Unlike the Chevrolet Blazer, the Ford Bronco was never offered in a factory 2-wheel drive platform. There are some Ford and Chevy purists who like it that way, but I think 2wd Broncos can be really cool. Why do… more»

Healthy 403: 1974 Hurst/Olds W-30

This 1974 Oldsmobile 442 might be looking a little bit tired, but it seems to have generated its share of interest since it was listed for sale. The owner suggested that he might be willing to part the car… more»

L79 Corvette Power! 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

Tri-Five Chevys are among the most desirable classic cars around. When that car is a 1957 2-door Bel Air, it takes it over the top. This one needs a bit of work, but with the rarity of these cars,… more»

28K Mile Survivor! 1991 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1

Corvettes are making big news right now with the new C8 coming out. While C4 Corvettes have not fully hit their stride, this 1991 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 can really get you on the right path to Corvette ownership. It… more»

Beachcomber SS Edition? 1987 Chevrolet Silverado

Sometimes vehicles that are the bread and butter of an automaker’s line begin to slow down in sales.  When that happens you will almost always see manufacturers or dealers come out with a special edition of some sort.  Take… more»

Barely Driven: 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra

There’s just nine hours left in the auction for this super clean 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra, which is a virtual time capsule example with just 30,000 miles on the clock. Granted, that’s not a car that left the showroom… more»

Original 427? 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

“Hello,” says the finger writing on this dust Corvette in McAllen, Texas, suggesting this 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is nothing if not polite. Other vehicles make demands like “WASH ME,” or rudely show off phallic cartoons in their dust,… more»

Build Your Own Stubby! 1957 Chevrolet 5100

The first time I saw this awesome 1957 Chevy truck it reminded my of “Stubby Bob.” If you aren’t familiar with the Motor Trend show Roadkill, mechanics and magazine editors Mike Finnegan and David Freiburger modify all kinds of… more»

440 4-speed: 1970 Dodge Charger

A holy grail can appear in many different ways. As long as it still exists, there is still some shred of hope like this ’70 Dodge Charger R/T. Packing a factory 440 4-speed drive-train, this is for sure a… more»

Scooter! 1956 Cushman Highlander

Those of us of a certain age (ahem) remember Cushman scooters with the same fondness that others remember Vespas or Honda Trail 70s. This sweet 1956 example is listed for sale here on eBay where the buy it now… more»

Nicely Optioned: 1979 Mercury Bobcat

Having spent its entire life residing in California, this 1979 Mercury Bobcat is a rust-free car that is in above-average condition. It has a few minor flaws, but overall, its condition is good enough to allow this very car… more»

Ready To Enjoy: 1979 Chevrolet Corvette L82

There are some very real advantages to owning a classic car that is in good condition but isn’t perfect. One of the most important of these is that you can drive and enjoy such cars without the stress that… 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»

One-Of-A-Kind: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Amino!

It’s hard to imagine what could motivate someone to do this much wonderful work on the car of his or her dreams, then abandon the project when the end was in sight. But that’s what happened with this custom… more»