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Category : hot rods

24 Aug 2017
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Reunited 1969 Cougar Eliminator

We love great restoration stories, especially this one. It’s a little different than your average restoration. Imagine what being reunited with your dream car feels like. Enjoy the twists and turns. It all begins on a visit to Vancouver. Dream Car  A new Cougar featured in 1967 was called the Eliminator. Harry Unruh couldn’t get his mind to stop thinking about this car.  So it became his goal to own one. However he was a student majoring in electronics at […]

10 Aug 2017
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Classic Resurrection

Local restoration Classic Resurrection is local, Grove City in Ohio, providing quality restoration services for your classic car. They’re work is very impressive from high point cars and concourse show cars to feature and magazine cover cars. Our goal is to provide the best customer care by striving to match the budget and the needs of each client. Lastly we want to provide a completed project that our clients deserve. Classic Resurrection will turn your restoration project into a reality. […]

27 Jul 2017
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Chevelle and GTO: Our Feature

You’ll love the feature cars in this article. These classics are the Chevelle and the GTO. Each has their own unique facts about them. 1970 Chevy Chevelle LS6 GM put aside its rule forbidding the installation of engines, within midsize cars, larger than 400 cubic inches. This created excitement throughout the division. Oldmosbile placed the massive 455-cubic-inch into the 442. Chevrolet installed a 454-cubic-inch V-8, the LS6 into the Chevelle SS. The best estimate of power provided from the LS6 […]

13 Jul 2017

Classic Car Restoration Budget

Restoration projects require investments of time and money. So it’s crucial to create a restoration budget for your classic car project. You’ll require many car parts, with some being difficult to locate. While the process is work the job should still be fun and enjoyable.  Don’t rush to complete any restoration. Let’s discover how to complete a restoration without over spending. Choose your classic Get out there and start searching for the Classic you want to restore. Make sure it’s […]

29 Jun 2017
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Good Guys Car Show

The Largest Car Show Event Gary Meadors founded the Good Guys Hot Rod and Custom Association in 1983. This is the world’s largest association with members from all different parts of the world. They produce and promote the best events in the automotive world. The content shared by Good Guys is nothing short of high quality entertainment. Classic car enthusiasts and owners know about the Good Guys Car Show. It’s the largest showcase of from vintage and late model muscle […]

15 Jun 2017
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Classic Camaro, Buick Hot Rod

1969 COPO Camaro This version of the classic Camaro, Central Office Production Order (COPO), created by Chevrolet, intended its design for fleet sales. It included stain proof interiors for taxi cab use and provided quality suspension for police cars. Yenko Chevrolet as well as other dealers discovered that they could order the Camaro this way. Therefore with the correct purchasing codes, dealers became able to add specs. However Chevy didn’t want dealers or consumers to have this option. This production […]

11 May 2017
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Buying Classic Cars Guide

When your buying classic cars there’s so much to consider whether you’re buying your first or your a collector. Some of these cars increase in value and some don’t. This is why research is important. Make sure you’re aware of how much work and investment comes with collector or classic car ownership. It’s important to think about your purchase. Be knowledgeable about restoration and proper maintenance. Before you buy Invest in a professional inspection prior to your purchase. There are […]

04 May 2017
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Ford Galaxie: Classic Gift

Classic car, Classic Owner John Rooke, associate chief justice of Alberta’s Court of Queen’s Bench, is the proud owner of a classic yellow Ford Galaxie Convertible. If the weather is nice you may spot this classic parked outside of the law courts in Edmonton. When John returned home at the end of his first year of law school a surprise awaited his attention. His father Dan, a farmer that became an auto parts salesman, had something special in the garage […]

06 Apr 2017
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Classic Rebuild Continues

So this twenty seven year classic project is about to begin. It’s interesting to see how the story unfolds. Rebuilding Begins Ross resides at his home in Coquitlam. The Ford he just purchased rested in Chilliwack. He made four trips using a pickup truck and a trailer to transport the scattered classic. He placed the boxes in the garage, the car frame rested along the side of his house, finally he stored the car body underneath the back porch. At […]

20 Mar 2017
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Featuring Fast Classics

We are featuring some fast classics this week.  The first car is really all about speed and aerodynamics. You’ll discover a fact about the Daytona that you may not know about. Our second classic provides some interesting facts as well. 1969 Dodge Charger Daytona It’s argued that the 1969 Dodge Daytona and  the 1970 Plymouth Superbird, are the most radical vehicles among the muscle car wars. The car title may suggest racing however the Daytona wasn’t designed for street races. […]