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1960 Chevrolet Corvette

1960 Chevrolet Corvette

1960 Chevrolet Corvette

Jim Schmid’s dad, Jim Schmid Sr., was a lifelong gearhead with a strong taste for Corvettes. “He used to race them in high school,” Schmid said of his father. “There was a group of guys he hung out with who (more…)


1969 Pontiac Firebird

1969 Pontiac Firebird

1969 Pontiac Firebird

Colleen Conway-McQuade grew up around classic cars, having been raised in a family that embraced and loved vintage vehicles. As the Arlington Heights resident progressed into her teens, she (more…)


1972 Chevrolet Corvette

1972 Chevrolet Corvette

1972 Chevrolet Corvette

Joe Jacobs had a problem. The Chevrolet dealer had a shiny new 1972 Corvette sitting in his Wilmette showroom that he just couldn’t sell. Luckily for him, Clive Fishman strolled in the (more…)


Milwaukee Masterpiece: 2015 Spotlights

Volvo

VolvoGordon Carlson didn’t originally buy his 1956 Volvo PV 444 to drive it. The St. Charles resident wanted it for parts. Carlson was living in Sweden during the 1960s and owned a nearly identical — although blue — 444. (more…)


2015 VTR Triumph National Convention: Lake Geneva, WI

2015 Triumph Convention

2015 Triumph ConventionJohn Kolton’s love for Triumph sports cars emerged early one morning in 1975. He had just knocked off work on an overnight shift when a co-worker buzzed (more…)


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