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Category Archive: eBay Find, FORD

Forces Of Time: Does A Properly Prepared 1989 Ford Thunderbird SC Have A Draw?

Everyone always wants to make a crack about building the wrong car, until someone puts together the “wrong car” the right way. Ever notice that? Nobody liked 1973-77 Chevelles, it seemed,...

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Money No Object: This 1974 Chevrolet K30 Stepside Fire Truck Is Too Cool!

It’s a given: at some point in their lives, a kid wants to be a firefighter. They want to ride on the trucks, put out the flames, and to be the hero. Certainly you remember that point of your...

Money No Object: A Nine-Second 1979 Chevrolet Impala That Is Ready To Party

Is it love? Lust? A desire to see if the claims of a nine-second 1979 Chevrolet Impala are true? Um…yes. Everything about this silver and black B-body screams directly at the teenage delinquent...

A Couple Cars Or An Intake Manifold? You Decide! This Vintage AMC Piece Is Big Bucks

My manic love of searching up rare and expensive intake manifolds has yielded another wacky find. This is an Edelbrock STR-11 cross ram that was manufactured in 1970 in apparently VERY small numbers....

Project Candidate: How Would You Finish Up This Straight-Axle 1971 Ford Maverick?

Just my personal opinion: not many cars built after 1965 can, or should, be made into gassers. For the most part, it just doesn’t look right. You hear “gasser”, and you see Willys...

Money No Object: Holy Roller! This Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow Is Unreal!

Think back to the late 1980s and early 1990s custom car scene for a second. What do you remember? Neon colors? Center Line wheels everywhere? Tweed interiors and graphic equalizers nearly the size of...

Fuselage Freight Hauler: A 1970 Plymouth Sport Suburban That Can Double As A Motel Room!

1970 was without a doubt Chrysler Corporation’s year. Just look at the lineup: Dart, Duster, Charger, Coronet, ‘Cuda and Challenger, New Yorker, Three Hundred, and unless you’re...

The “WTF?!” Files: Part Corvette, Part Audi, Part Art Deco, All Confusing…The Corvette Bella Elan!

The seller is calling it a 1988 Corvette Bella Elan Coupe and it’s supposed to evoke, I quote: “the owner’s dream of a French Deco style dream car”. I…uh…what?...

Is It Weird That I Want To See A Hot-Rodded 1989 Buick Reatta Now? Daily Driver Or Psychotic Left-Field Choice?

It isn’t everyday that my véhicule du jour choice leaves me wondering if today is finally the day that I’m forced to admit that I’m cracked in the head. But here we are, the 1989...

Sport Wagon: This 1973 Opel 1900 Would Be A Neat Group 2 Custom Project!

Now here’s a neat little treat that you don’t normally see the likes of. Between 1971 and 1975, the Opel Ascona A was imported to the United States as the Opel 1900. It packed a...

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Down To The Ground: This 1999 Chevrolet Suburban Is Cruising Sweetness!

Just wait and see…the 1988-2000 GMT400 series of trucks will be the next classic GM truck to have, following the 1967-72 second-generation C/K and the third-generation “Rounded...

This Checker Aerobus Should Be The Talent And Crew Transport For Drag Week! Who’s With Me?

So, if you haven’t heard, I’ll put it up for all to see: for Drag Week 2018, both Lohnes and Freiburger have gotten Dodge Challenger SRT Redeyes that they have to race at each stop. Words...

A Real Widowmaker: Any Interest In A Caddy 500-Powered 1981 Porsche 911 Targa?

I am not a Porsche fan…from the moment I started recognizing cars to even today, I think they are the ultimate form of the Volkswagen Type 1, the natural evolution from basic bare-bones...

Worlds, Collided: This 1965 Ford Galaxie Is Half 2004 Mercury Marauder!

The only reason that the word “restomod” exists is that someone was sick of explaining how they loved the look of a classic car but wanted the handling, braking, reliability, and creature...

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