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FEATURE: 1971 Dodge Challenger

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Piloting muscle cars isn’t for the faint of heart. In the 1960s and early ’70s, many new owners quickly realized after leaving the dealership that their new V-8 bruiser was a bit (more…)


PROJECT CAR: 1939 Packard Sedan

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We found this 1939 Packard sedan in northern Illinois.There’s really no telling what banished this half-finished project to a curb full of weeds. It may have been funds running out, a builder in over his head or just a plain lack of interest but either way, we’ll never know. We spied the primered 1939 Packard sedan in (more…)


MCACN: Modern Retros

More and more modern retro creations are appearing at shows.

More and more modern retro creations are appearing at shows.

It’s not unusual for an enthusiast to wrap-up a lengthy and expensive vehicle restoration and realize his yesteryear classic still rides and drives like a decades-old car. For many, this is the pleasure (more…)


MCACN: 1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Sunliner

This red 1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Sunliner was displayed at the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals.

This red 1958 Ford Fairlane 500 Sunliner was displayed at the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals.We can’t quite put our finger on it, but something grabbed us about the classic Fords from the 1950s parked at the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals. It could have been their flawless (more…)


MCACN: 1952 Chevrolet 3600 Pickup Truck

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When Brian Anderson and his son, Nathan, discovered this 1952 Chevrolet 3600 in a North Dakota farm field, they were in for a big surprise. “It had been sitting for more than 25 years but we managed to get it to fire up and (more…)


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