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1959 Pontiac Bonneville Convertible

1959 Pontiac Bonneville convertible

1959 Pontiac Bonneville convertibleEach day in 1959 when a much younger Ron Rufo left his family’s home in downtown Chicago, he was greeted with a smile-inducing sight: his neighbor’s new (more…)


1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

1957 Chevrolet Bel AirRick Burke has had a longtime affinity for the first-generation of the sweet, smooth and sassy Chevrolet Bel Air. The Inverness, IL resident’s passion (more…)


FEATURE: 1964 Ford Mustang – ‘1st Mustang Sold’

This 1964 Ford Mustang was the first Mustang sold. It was sold to Gail Wise in Chicago, IL.

This 1964 Ford Mustang was the first Mustang sold. It was sold to Gail Wise in Chicago, IL.More than 8 million Ford Mustangs have been sold since the model’s launch in 1964. Gail Wise is believed to be the very first person to buy one of the iconic sports cars. The widely (more…)


FEATURE: 1962 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

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This 1962 Cadillac Series 62 convertible was parked at the 2013 Itasca, Illinois cruise night.Cadillac vehicles have long represented the pinnacle of class and luxury. This stunning white-on-white 1962 Series 62 perfectly highlights just how that (more…)


FEATURE: 1967 Chevrolet Corvette

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This 1967 Chevrolet Corvette's original 327ci V8 was swapped for a LS-2.From all appearances, Jerry and Felicia Mulick’s 1967 Chevrolet Corvette looks just like your typical, albeit very pristine, example of Chevy’s classic performance star. While its Marina Blue exterior (more…)


FEATURE: 1967 Oldsmobile 442

This fully restored 1967 Oldsmobile 442 was purchased in Minnesota.

1967 Oldsmobile 442

Stu Miller’s Spanish Red 1967 Oldsmobile 442 wasn’t purchased on a whim or haphazardly; it’s a reminder of a previous GM muscle car the Buffalo Grove resident let go more than four decades ago. “I had a 442 as a 21-year-old kid (more…)


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