A 1966 Ford F100 Street Truck that is just getting finished up with a very cool custom interior from Pro Auto Custom Interiors...The Boys out at Pro Auto just keep amazing me....Every interior they put out is cooler than the last...Check this one out!!
A golden find: One-owner muscle car heads to estate auction
“It's especially amazing that a masculine muscle car would turn up in a lady's garage in Bristol.” The '68 Firebird is a 5.7-litre (350 cubic-inch) V8 with just under 84,000 miles on the odometer. Casey bought the Firebird new from Stevens Automall in ...
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Million-dollar muscle on display at Rosemont car show
"From an investment standpoint, (muscle cars) are something you can share with other people, put your hands on it, and there's a lot of nostalgia," said Bob Ashton of the Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals car show that parks for the weekend at the Donald E.
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Kumho V8 Touring Cars join Muscle Car Masters
The Kumho V8 Touring Car Series will conclude its 2016 season with a maiden appearance at Sydney Motorsport Park's Muscle Car Masters. Now moved to October, the Muscle Car meeting completes the new Kumho calendar which, as recently reported, ...
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V8's, Trucks, Muscle Cars And International Stars
An appearance by the ENZED Central Muscle Cars has been long awaited by Southland motor racing fans and they will form part of the action with cars such as Mustangs, Camaro's Torana's, Falcon's, Commodore's and Valiant Chargers gracing the grid.
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2016 Ford Shelby GT350R and 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Go Head to Head (W/Video)
The shootout between the latest muscle car offerings from Detroit continues as Chevrolet's champ goes out of production and Ford delivers the Shelby GT350R Mustang. On this week's episode of Head 2 Head, host Jason Cammisa takes the 2015 Chevrolet ...
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Collector car market fueled by love, then money
I turned to collector Lou Secari, president of Carolina Muscle Cars Inc., at the Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend in Auburn, Ind., to determine why collectors buy what they buy. Secari's collection focuses on midcentury American cars and includes a ...
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May the Hellcat be with you: The force is strong in the 707-horsepower Dodge ...
If you want to know what it's like to drive a brand new version of a classic muscle car, none do it better than the Hellcat. The car's handling isn't nearly as retro in terms of feel and accuracy, thank goodness, and the vented and slotted Brembo ...
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Car Collectors Do It for Love, Money
Several 1970 to 1971 Plymouth 426 Hemi Cuda convertibles were among 27 rare Cudas on display, the most at a single time, at the seventh annual Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals in Rosemont, Ill., on Nov. 21 and 22. (Photo courtesy Muscle Car & Corvette ...
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Critic's Picks: Museum of Glass holiday event, muscle madness at the LeMay ...
The LeMay America's Car Museum brings back “American Muscle: Modified Madness,” an exhibit of contemporized “restomod” muscle cars from 1964-1972. Cars to be on display include a 1964 Buick Skylark, a 1964 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 convertible and ...
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Camouflaged 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible Caught Testing
While we expect the new 2017 Camaro ZL1 to be powered by a version of the supercharged 6.2-liter LT4 V-8 found in the current Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and Cadillac CTS-V, GM hasn't revealed official power ratings for the muscle car. The LT4 makes 650 hp ...
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Another very cool Muscle Car Fan Member story from
Your Muscle Car Story
It was about 4 years ago while checking out some local car ads when I came across and ad about a 1970 Ford Galaxie. The pictures shown were of a car that was barely recognizable because of the terrible photo's. It peaked my interest so I gave the number a call. It so happens that the car was a 1970 Ford XL that was being sold by the original owner. It had been put away for the last 16 years and he was ready to let it go. We talked some more and I found out that it had the original 429 4 barrel engine in it...in fact the car was completely original except for a paint job done sometime in the 1980's. It had the horseshoe shifter, high bucket seats, C-6 transmission, horn blow steering wheel etc. It was actually outfitted as a 1969 Ford XL-Gt would have been.
It was located about 2 hours away but I still made the trip the next day. When I pulled up to the house, there it sat in all it's glory. It looked amazing for a car that had been sitting around for the last 15 years and it was starting to steal my heart. I could see it's amazing potential and really, where do you find a car like this and buy it from the original owner..I had to buy it.
We settled on a great price and because I traveled 2 hours to see it, I couldn't take her home that day as I couldn't obviously drive both cars but the owner happily agreed to drive it to me the next day.
Over the last few year I have had the engine rebuilt to factory specs, changed the gears and really just prettied it. I added Magnum 500 wheels, some cool striping and a functional scoop on the hood.
It is a big and beautiful car that is now my summer daily driver as well as my track warrior on the weekends (14 second car). This is a rare, underappreciated full size Ford that you don't see often (1640 XL's made in 1970) but when I get in it, there is no way anyone could wipe the smile off my face. That's my Ford barn find story. Cheers!
30-Year stored barn find, just unveiled. Very rare full-sized American Muscle Car, the 2nd half of the model year 1962 brought the introduction of FoMoCo's top production engine, the 406/405HP 3x2bbl. V8 shoehorned into the Mercury Monterey. It is said that less than 124 of these full-sized Mercurys were special-optioned with this powerful triple carbureted motor, paired with the factory 4-speed manual and special order 4.11 axle...