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ON THE ROAD: 1971 Oldsmobile 442

1971 Oldsmobile 442

DSC_8412_72It wasn’t that long that we were up at the Volo Auto Museum working on a special feature. While on the grounds, our eyes (more…)


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…)


MCACN: 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda

This 1971 Plymouth Hemi 'Cuda has a Gen III 426ci V8 underhood.There’s always certain vehicles at a massive show like the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals that when you pass by, they just stop you in your tracks. This 1971 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda was one that did just that. Maybe it was the glossy Blue Pearl paint (more…)


ON THE ROAD: 1971 Dodge Challenger R/T

1971 Dodge Challenger RT

1971 Dodge Challenger RT

Seeing a classic muscle car parked on the side of the road is always a cool sight. In our book, when that V8 bruiser happens to be a sinister-looking Mopar product, that makes it all the more special and well-worth a stop (more…)


FEATURE: 1971 Honda 600

The Honda 600 was the first car from the manufacturer to be sold in the US market.

The Honda 600 was the first car from the manufacturer to be sold in the US market.

Honda has always had long standing tradition of building four-wheeled offerings that have a strong reputation for being practical, inexpensive and highly fuel-efficient. While their modern machines readily display these qualities, it may come as a surprise to learn that their very first model imported to the US market was a petite little car that also captured that spirit of motoring. (more…)


FEATURE: 1971 VW Super Beetle

This 1971 VW Super was restored and painted in a home garage.

This 1971 VW Super was restored and painted in a home garage.

It’s well known that VW love is quite contagious and once an owner has caught the proverbial bug, it can grow quite rapidly. Case in point is Jack Connelly. We’ve already taken a look at his restored and modified (more…)


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