Dick scored his little 1969 VW Beetle for $150. He’s gotten nearly 30 years of enjoyment out of the little drop top – not a bad investment in our book. Watch
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City stickers have been a part of Chicago motoring heritage for decades. Area classic car owners often leave vintage examples affixed to their vehicles’ windshields. Just
Jeff came to love hard-working trucks at an early age, having grown up on a local Chicago suburbs farm. Makes sense he would buy a reliable hauler
This vintage postcard advertising Paramount Chevrolet Company tells us that Mark and Dottie are dreaming about owning this sweet Corvette. They aren’t
“Dream big and go for what you want,” gearhead Joe Petrucci would lovingly tell his wide-eyed