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Category Archive: eBay Find

Money No Object: 1965 Dodge D100 – When The Truck Became More

In June 1965, Popular Science compared the Ford F-250, Chevrolet C-10 and Dodge D100 in a head-to-head battle (that you can read about on Curbside Classic) to see which truck would be better suited...

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Pure Class: 1965 Pontiac Catalina 2+2 – The Winter Wedding Photo Car

It’s odd to think that winter is becoming wedding season instead of June. At least, around my neck of the woods it’s going to be that way. In a week or two, Haley and I will be attending...

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Found: This 1932 Ford Truck Is An Old School California Hot Rod That Likely Hauled Stuff To Bonneville!

There’s always something cool about an old truck but this 1932 ford is an old school California hot rod and likely has ties to the Bonneville Salt Flats judging by the windshield! The seller...

Strange Flex, But Ok: 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe 2-Door, With Manual Transmission, Duals, And LS Swap

I swear, readers, I was not trying to find the weird stuff when I found this thing. I promise. What I was looking for, honestly, was a 1992-1998 Chevrolet Blazer or Tahoe that had two doors and three...

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Buy It: The 1965 Koch Special Is An Incredible Window Into The Era Of Homebuilt American Sports Race Cars

When most people bemoan the loss of the “good ol’ days” of racing they are talking about drag racing and how much stuff has changed over the years in terms of technology, rules, and...

Million Dollar Baby: This Ferrari 250 GTE/GTO Reconstruction Is An Interesting Piece Of History

The Ferrari 250 GTO is the most valuable car in the world. The few that have been sold at auction bring tens of millions of dollars and they escalate in value each time one of the rare machines is...

Money No Object: The “Shart Cat” Dodge Dart – The Other Hellcat Hemi Classic Build!

Holy hell, was this showdown one for the Internet trolls. What started out as a fan suggestion to the guys at Roadkill for a build-off competition with the guys from the television show Fast...

This 1965 Mercury Comet Cyclone Is A 4-Speed, Small Block, Wimbledon White Slice Of Mercury Perfection

When it comes to interesting cars that some people forget about, the Mercury Comet Cyclone, especially the early years of its existence are a pretty strong pick. These cars were pretty light, pretty...

Homebuilt Perfection: This 1955 GMC Wrecker Was Made By A Body Shop More Than A Half-Century Ago

This is the second old rusty truck today that I have fallen head over heels in love with. I’m still trying to find the right project car to shove in the garage here at BangShift Eastern World...

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...

Not A Mustang: This 1973 Ford Capri Road Racer Is Dare To Be Different Heaven!

Yes, kids diversity is the spice of life! We love classic road racing Mustangs as much as the next blog out there but when we see something as cool as this 1973 Ford Capri road racer we kind of lose...

Day 2 Perfect: This AMC Group 19 Cross Ram Would Be The Topper For A Proper Late 1960s Vintage Build

While every manufacturer had their over the counter high performance division in the 1960s and early 1970s, no one did a better job of hiding it than AMC. The smallest member of the American...

Pressure Building: Four Turbochargers And One Blower – This Volvo Will Run!

This isn’t a race car or a street car…this thing is an internet meme that came to life. You can almost see crude, hand-drawn characters yelling at each other. “Volvo racecar!”...

Ratty Muscle Dreams: 1972 Ford Mustang – Big Mags For A Big Pony

There’s an old ad I saw once in a van and custom car compilation magazine that dated back to about 1978 that stuck with me. I can’t remember if it was selling shocks or tires, but the car...

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