Let’s Restore this Old Car — Classic Classics

1941 Buick Super Good on Long Trips

01_ 1941 Buick

In 1941, Gene Muller was a salesman at the Kauffman Buick Company in Spokane, Wash. It was there that he sold a new 1941 Buick Series 50 Super four-door sedan. Where the Buick spent the next 60 years is a … Continue reading

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Trusty 1931 Model A Ford Remains in Family

In 1935, In Nicholas Madorno purchased a used 1931 Model A Ford pickup to transport hay for the animals he kept on his land near Oxford, Conn. This very trusty Ford was eventually put to use in the owner’s plumbing … Continue reading

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1961 Corvette

Larry Gray’s childhood was spent in Pine Bluff, Ark., during the “I Like Ike” era, followed by the “All The Way With JFK” years. In order to make a couple of dollars young Gray worked several jobs. He delivered newspapers … Continue reading

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1955 Corvette

  Back in 2001, Fenwick Binder of Louisiana began looking for a “project car” that he and his son, Robert, could restore together. After hunting three years for the right car, a rare 1955 Corvette was located in Salinas, Calif. … Continue reading

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1963 Corvette Sting Ray

  Fifty years ago, a car salesman at Blackley Chevrolet in Hornbeak, Tenn., was related to the owner of the dealership. Back in 1963, most of the dealership’s sales involved pickup trucks and sedans. Regardless, the salesman went ahead and … Continue reading

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1953 CHEVY CORVETTE

On June 30, 1953, the first of a new kind of Chevrolet rolled off an assembly line in Flint, Mich. Skeptics gave it little chance of lasting. However, nearly 65 years later the Chevrolet Corvette thrives as an American automotive … Continue reading

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1966 Lincoln Convertible

The four-door Lincoln convertible that Rick Parker owned in his younger days is gone, yet not forgotten. Desiring to acquire an old Lincoln convertible, Parker has investigated several models, but for one reason or another each of them fell short … Continue reading

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