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FEATURE: 1932 Ford Street Rods: Sedan and Roadster

These 1932 Ford street rods were built by Hank.

These 1932 Ford street rods were built by Hank Groves.Hank Groves always has had an obsession with automobiles. He’d owned dozens by the time he graduated high school. “My first car was a Model A coupe (more…)


VIDEO: Circa 57, Arlington Heights, IL

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Classic cars parked outside of Circa 57, in Arlington Heights, IL.Classic Recollections was recently invited to a sneak peak of Circa 57, the hotly-anticipated retro diner that is opening in Arlington Heights, IL. Well, the doors have (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…)


FEATURE: 1966 Chevrolet Chevy II Nova

After a full overhaul, this 1966 Chevrolet Chevy II Nova turned into a wild custom car.

This 1966 Chevrolet Chevy II Nova was restored and customized, using a LSX V8 crate engine.The idea for Gerry and Tyler Dziedzina’s radical 1966 Chevy II Nova street machine came suddenly to them, at of all places, the family dinner table. (more…)


FEATURE: 1932 Ford Tudor

This black on black 1932 Ford Tudor was modified three different times.

This black on black 1932 Ford Tudor was modified three different times.

There’s no shortage of fortuitous incidents that provide incentive for classic car owners to conduct massive overhauls of their beloved four-wheeled machines. In Kurt Jensen’s case, all it took was a flat tire. Jensen has owned his black-on-black 1932 Ford Tudor since 1981 and initially conducted a four-year build (more…)


FEATURE: 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente

This 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente was restored in Glacier Blue paint.

This 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente was restored in Glacier Blue paint.

Having had a history with muscled Corvettes and Camaros, Dave LeVere hadn’t considered owning a Mercury Comet. However, his performance horizons broadened in 2006 while seeking a classic car to keep at his Florida vacation (more…)


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