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FEATURE: 1969 Pontiac Firebird 400

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This 1969 Pontiac Firebird 400 was found in Washington.There’s no barrier a classic car enthusiast won’t scale in the pursuit of his or her perfect ride. Mitch Sexner’s journey took him by air, by land and by water before he secured this 1969 Pontiac Firebird convertible. He (more…)


MCACN: 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals Video Recap

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Classic and muscle cars on display at the 2012 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals, in Rosemont, Illinois.There’s no denying fall is in the air and that means one thing to Midwest classic car enthusiasts: time to start counting down (more…)


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…)


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…)


CRUISE NIGHT: Downtown Barrington, Illinois

Downtown Barrington, Illinois's classic car cruise has been taking place for 9 years.

Downtown Barrington, Illinois's classic car cruise has been taking place for 9 years.Tucked away in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago is the quaint town of Barrington and every summer Thursday night, the classic cars come rolling in for the village’s weekly cruise. With its tranquil, tree-lined setting, easily accessible boutique shops and casual dining, this event is one draws automotive enthusiasts from all over. (more…)


FEATURE: 1970 Oldsmobile 442

This 1970 Oldsmobile 442 is painted in Aegean Aqua paint.

This 1970 Oldsmobile 442 is painted in Aegean Aqua paint.As we’ve already seen, at one point in their storied past, Oldsmobile was well-known for making some of the baddest street cruisers to ever rumble out of Detroit factories. An iconic model that attracted countless V8-loving fans to the Olds brand was their 442. (more…)


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