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Duality: 1977 Toyota Celica GT

Duality has a meaning of “simultaneously having two or more contradictory beliefs, ideas or values.” This 1977 Toyota Celica GT has a bit of duality going on but it’s not about beliefs, ideas or values. This GT can be… more»

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Better Than Stocks and Bonds? 1956 Cadillac

1956 Eldorados are beautiful, and feature great styling, with a unique exhaust that comes through the rear bumper. But is a car such as this better than stocks and bonds? Well the seller seems to think so. Although this… more»

Expiration Date: 1971 Chevrolet Camaro

Some classics out there survive, but just barely. Sadly that is the situation with this split bumper Camaro. Despite its good looks, this one has been outside way too long. Although suffering with some concerning rust, this Camaro is… more»

Fury-ous Convertible: 1960 Plymouth Fury

Salvaged from an estate sale, this Fury Convertible is a rare bird that needs a lot of work. Sadly this big bad Mopar was stored outside 30 years under a tarp. It is clear to see that outdoor living… more»

Scrap Heap Or Project: 1930 Ford Model A

This is the kind of thing that hurts us all. This Ford Model A was last driven in 1964 and was then left outdoors for the remainder of its life. This is one rough Ford, but hot rod builders… more»

Dry Stored 22 Years: 1952 Mercedes 170 VA

The term “dry stored” usually brings ideas of solid, low rust projects. Unfortunately this Mercedes was found in a barn before being stored those 22 years in dry storage. There is rust, and other concerns, but these older Mercedes… more»

Diamond In The Rough: 1957 Pontiac Star Chief

Long past are the days of cruising in the sun, with the top down, for this 1957 Pontiac Star Chief. After spending an undetermined amount of time in Virginia, this Pontiac was purchased in 2009 and taken to New… more»

Rust Never Sleeps: Black Hills Auction

This big car and parts auction is not anything like the Lambrecht Chevrolet Auction from a couple years ago, but thanks to reader Jim S., some of us here are pretty excited about this July 30th event coming up… more»