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Classic Car Spotlight: 1966 Shelby Cobra

by Jose Chavez

The 1966 Shelby Cobra (known in Britain as the AC Cobra) started in 1961 when American car designer Carroll Shelby asked AC Cars of Britain to build a car in their classic design but with the ablity to accept a more powerful V8 engine. After a year of development, Shelby had secured a V8 engine […]

Should You Add Your Own Enhancements to Your Classic Car’s Look?

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When a collector invests in a new classic car, the temptation can be to modify that car and give it some personality. But is that really a good idea? After all, once you pay for your classic car it is yours to do with whatever you want. If you want to, you should be able […]

Classic Car Spotlight: 1963 Corvette Sting Ray

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The story of the 1963 Corvette Stingray is as relevant now as it was the day the car was first introduced in 1962. The 1963 Corvette Stingray holds a prestigious place in the history of automobiles for all of its design innovations, which makes it so coveted today. The fraternity of Stingray owners are extremely […]

The Best Places to Buy Classic Cars

by Jose Chavez

For many classic car enthusiasts, finding the perfect car is the same as going on a treasure hunt. In most cases, the car you want is not readily available in a dealer’s lot in your neighborhood. It takes a lot of searching and patience to find the perfect classic car, and to get started you […]

Things to Consider When Purchasing a Classic Car

by Jose Chavez

Buying that first classic car is not just a purchase; it is an experience. Right from the beginning, you know that you are getting involved in something special, but you should also remember that you are getting involved with something that can become expensive as well. Instead of being intimidated by the potential costs, you […]

Getting Your Classic Car to Look It’s Best

by Jose Chavez

Even if you never drive your classic car, the elements can sometimes cause imperfections that will need to be taken care of quickly. If you do drive your classic car, then wear and tear is inevitable and a part of getting the most out of your vehicle. When your vintage vehicle starts to show signs […]

Finding the Right Upholstery Shop for Your Classic Car or Boat

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Upholstery is a part of a classic car or boat that usually needs attention every few years. If you drive your classic car around town a lot, then you will eventually wear the material down to where it needs to be replaced. The water and salt in the air can have a negative effect on […]

Classic Car Spotlight: 1950’s Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing

by Jose Chavez

Anyone who is a fan of movies or cars from the 1950s is going to recognize the Mercedes-Benz 300SL. Its sleek design and silver color make it hard to miss, but its iconic gullwing doors make this car one for the ages. The 3.0-liter, six-cylinder engine were the epitome of power in the 1950s, and […]

What to Look for in an Automotive Cleaner

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Cleaning a classic car is a bit different than cleaning a newer model. Classic cars have older interior and exterior elements, which means they require a gentle touch and the right supplies to get the job done. Everything from the cleaning supplies you choose to the way you clean your classic car matters, if you […]