All kinds of British vehicles descended on the Chicago suburbs once again for the British Car Festival, held at Harper College in Palatine, Illinois. Matt Avery was on hand to check out the motoring action.
CRTV: 1968 Pontiac GTO
Jim has quite a fond family connection to Pontiac’s GTO. Let’s just say his story involves some new car envy, a double header baseball game and a Scooby-Doo Christmas ornament. It’s quite a tale and Matt Avery gets the whole scoop in this episode. Watch it below.
CRTV: 1976 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 Original Owner
Larry ordered a 1976 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 and waited nearly a year for it to come in. When the dealer called, he was in for a big surprise! Watch the video to find out what they said.
CRTV: 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS – 90% Original
Mark’s dad’s best friend ordered this 1970 Chevy Chevelle SS new while he was stationed on a Navy cruiser in the middle of the ocean during the Vietnam war years. Mark fell in love as a young boy as soon as he saw it. The car was on display at the June 2016 Daily Herald […]
1948 Triumph T-100
There’s a certain coolness about vintage Triumph motorcycles. So much so, when we came across this gleaming 1948 T-100, we had to get a closer look. Check out our video walk-around below.
RAMINATOR slow-motion long jump!
Monster mayhem was in full swing this weekend in Hoffman Estates, IL at the Sears Centre Arena for the 2016 Monster Truck Nationals. There’s a lot to take in but so you can relish just how agile these brutish beasts are, we wanted to slow things down. Check out our slow-motion video of Mark Hall driving […]
1968 Dodge Coronet 440
Mopars from the 1960s had a reputation for being big, bad, burly brutes straight from the factory but this 1968 Dodge Coronet 440 was taken one step further. The vehicle was purchased in 1969 from Kardon Motors in Vallejo, CA. The odometer showed 66,000 miles. The 440 V8 wasn’t quite enough for the lead-foot owner […]
1967 Mustang Shelby GT500 ‘Eleanor’ Video
The Hollywood blockbuster, ‘Gone in 60 Seconds‘, played a huge role in boosting the popularity of Ford’s Mustang. Now, when car enthusiasts hear the name ‘Eleanor’, they immediately think of one sinister 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT-500. Everyone fantasizes about the chance to pilot the dream machine, envisioning they’re racing to meet the deadline of […]
VIDEO: 2013 Chevrolet Nomad Association Convention
Catching a glimpse of just one Nomad on the road can be special. That’s why there was simply no comparison for the emotions of seeing a whole parking lot full of the one-of-a-kind wagon at the 2013 Chevrolet Nomad Association‘s annual convention. The event marked the 25th celebration and was held this summer in Itasca, […]
VIDEO: Circa 57, 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 officially opened for all to come see the decor, relive some 1950s memories and of course, grab a tasty bite to eat. During our time at the VIP […]