1966

385 HP Personal Luxury Car: 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

This 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado is located in Jacksonville, Florida. This was the introductory year for the front-wheel-drive Toronado and its stunning modern looks. It is listed here on eBay for auction with four days remaining at no reserve. The… more»

Tiger Set Up for Touring: 1966 Sunbeam Tiger

One of the more pleasant, and somewhat expensive, experiences in the classic car world is multi-day touring.  While many of the major clubs have long offered tours through the most scenic parts of the country, there are now many… more»

Highly Original and Well Cared For: 1966 Porsche 912

One of the longer trends in the classic car market has been the amazing ascension of Porsche prices into the stratosphere.  With most makes, the most desirable variants hit six digits and become unobtainable to all but a few. … more»

One-Owner Time Capsule: 1966 Cadillac DeVille

Yes, there are still pampered, garage-kept, one-owner-since-new time capsules out there. And this is about as good of an example as it gets. Here’s the story: a lady who lived in a small town about 30 miles south of… more»

No Reserve Blue Bird: 1966 Ford Thunderbird Town Landau

In 1966, this self-proclaimed car nerd put together a scrapbook of cars for a cub scouts project. I remember cutting out and pasting in a cool, full-page ’66 T-Bird ad with a blue-clad pilot behind the wheel (and apparently… more»

Red and Black Beauty: 1966 AMC Ambassador DPL

We’ve featured several well-preserved 1966 AMC Ambassador DPL’s (short for Diplomat) here on Barn Finds including this one. Last August, fellow staff writer Russ Dixon did a nice job of spotlighting this most attractive AMC and it sold for… more»

Restoration Interrupted: 1966 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

It is always sad when an untimely death or serious illness or injury halts a restoration in its tracks.  Situations like this almost always ensure that the money invested is never fully recouped by the seller.  It appears this… more»

In Storage 17 Years: 1966 Ford Thunderbird Project

Growing up in the 60’s, our neighborhood was a typical middle class one with most of the homes being brick ranchers with a Chevy or Ford or a station wagon tucked in the carport. To get out of our… more»

Lux-Economy 1966 Rambler American 440 Convertible

“Well there’s something I hadn’t thought of.” This went through my head when I saw the ad for this 1966 Rambler American 440, another good catch by tipster TJ. It’s available here on eBay for a starting bid of… more»

Why So Cheap? 1966 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Convertible

Why are Corvairs so darned cheap? I always wonder that when I see a car like this 1966 Chevrolet Corvair Monza, available here on eBay with a starting bid of $3600 and an entire week to go in the… more»

True (?) Driver: 1966 Mustang GT Fastback

Wanting something snazzy but not insanely pricey? This 1966 Mustang Fastback might be your ticket. Of course, that partly depends on two things: where the pricing goes for the listing here on eBay and whether what you see is… more»

Need a Holiday? Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 Has You Covered

“You need a holiday.” That’s what I’d tell myself every day when I walked out to the garage to worship this 1966 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 Holiday Coupe. The car is available here on craigslist for an asking price of… more»

Can You Save It? 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

Jay Leno has a 1960s Toronado, something like the 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado pictured here on eBay. That doesn’t make it a good idea for you to buy this one, because even at $4,900 buy it now, this hot mess… more»

GT350H Wannabe: 1966 Ford Mustang K-Code Fastback

Is taking a fine and rust-free true K-code Mustang Fastback and cloning a Shelby out of it an act of upgrading, or is it a downgrade of what could have been a lovely original car? That’s the question the… more»

Ivy Green 1966 Ford Mustang Fastback

Memory is a funny thing. As a 10-year-old car-geek kid in 1965, I can vividly remember seeing my first Mustang Fastback 2+2 up close and personal. It was Poppy Red, parked next to the school cafeteria, and I just… more»

Beautiful 1966 Chevrolet Biscayne 396!

You’re not going to get more basic than a beige Biscayne. But hold on. This one doesn’t have the base Turbo-Thrift Six, it has the 325-horsepower Turbo-Jet 396 V8 under the hood. And you’d have to do some looking… more»