Category Archive: 1320 Online Find, BangShift 1320, Craigslist Find

Rough Start: 1970 Dodge Challenger – The Tired Old Soul

I could seriously just write, “Someone go save it, now, please.” And I would be satisfied knowing that someone has. I know that there is some serious rot on this 1970 Dodge Challenger, I...

Money No Object: 1978 Chevrolet Caprice Classic – Cream Puff Knockout

You know that before a gearhead got their hands on this car, that it was a picture-perfect, showroom stock ride that someone lovingly maintained. This was someone’s grandmother’s car. She...

This Garage Find 1954 Chrysler New Yorker Is Hemi Powered! 55,000 Mile Survivor Has A Running 331 Hemi Under The Hood!

This is one of those cool cars that you just want to hear the story behind because you know it has a good one to tell. Luckily for us, we know the dude selling this one. He’s become one of...

Ford-Faced, GM-Powered: This Homebuilt RV Is Perfect For Chad’s Freak Mobile Home Files!

“You know what? I think I want to build my own motorhome from scratch!” …said nobody, ever. Think about it: you are going to make a street-legal, human-occupied rolling brick that...

Rough Start: The Ultimate Winter Beater! A 1966 Plymouth Fury With Blue Oval Bones!

There’s a common theme I’m seeing this week: everybody is putting up their nice rides for the winter. One look outside the window at BangShift Mid-West certainly tells the tale: the yard...

Rough Start: 1986 Pontiac Firebird – The Toys Get Bigger Over The Years!

I’m pretty sure that if I ever jump ship from my current Chrysler situation, I’d move towards an F-body. I’m just not sure which one I’d own. I’d like a 1974-77 Camaro...

Smoking Hot: Five Corvettes At Fire Sale Prices!

I don’t need to know the person who wrote this ad to understand what is going through their mind. The listing and the pictures say it all: five Corvettes – a 1961, a 1964, a 1970, a 1972,...

It’s Grandpa’s Beauty: 1978 Dodge W250 Power Wagon Club Cab

I don’t know what was worse: Brodozer Alley at SEMA this year or returning back to Kentucky, the land of Carolina Squat, the diesel farm kids, and the loudest Toyota Tundra I’ve ever...

Run, Rabbit, Run: This 1979 VW Rabbit Is A 3.8L Freakshow!

What in the absolute hell is this thing?! I might be a magnet for the weird and strange, but this 1979 VW Rabbit might be the weirdest and strangest thing I’ve come across yet. At first glance,...

Rough Start: 1971 AMC Hornet SST – Alter Nothing, Just Enjoy

Unless you’re a die-hard fan of the Eagle station wagon or are particular to suffering the ills of a dead-stock Concord, budget-hunting for a project when you’re an American Motors fan,...

Formidable Ford: This 1962 F-700 Is A Custom Made, Four Wheel Drive, Slogging Monster Truck

Few sights take my breath away quicker and harder than an old medium duty truck turned into a pickup for fun. I’ve lived that life, owned one, and loved it with all my heart. Trucks like this...

Vintage Truck Project Perfection: This 1946 Federal Truck Is All There And Begging For A Restoration

In a never ending bid to cause me personal harm through an automotive purchase, my pal Alan Reinhart threatened to buy this awesome 1946 Federal Truck. I’ll give the guy credit, he has good...

Rough Start: 1974 Ford Thunderbird – Needs More Blower Through The Hood.

The profile of the machine cuts like a knife as it sits on a dark, cold and rainy Detroit night. In the few faint glimpses of light, the red paint flashes on an otherwise equally cold and dark...

Rough Start: Getting Lucky With A 1974 Chevelle In Vegas!

Do I gamble when I go to Las Vegas? Not since the night I drank so much Everclear that I barely remember getting hit by a taxicab. I’m not much of a gambling man to begin with…I get...