1960 Chevrolet Corvette Hidden For 50 Years Surfaces In Search Of A Better Life

It’s not uncommon for classic cars to spend decades in storage. Some of them are locked up in barns when they break down, while others are parked for restoration but end up rotting away. This 1960 Chevrolet Corvette was parked into a storage unit sometime in the 1970s and spent at least 50 years sitting … Read more

Why The Stunning Plymouth Superbird Was Too Quick For Nascar

In the late 1960s and early 1970s, NASCAR entered a new era. The sport saw aerodynamics play a role for the first time with the introduction of the Dodge Charger Daytona. This became the first car in NASCAR history to reach 200 mph, and it spawned the Plymouth Superbird, the rival from the Chrysler Corporation. … Read more

Triple-White 1969 Chevrolet Camaro Parked For 41 Years Is Surprisingly Original

Long-term storage isn’t necessarily bad for a classic car. Take this 1970 Plymouth ‘Cuda RTS show car, which emerged after 46 years as a pristine, low-mileage time capsule. But that’s because it was stored in a nice garage. On the other hand, many classics spend decades in wooden barns or are fully exposed to the … Read more

The 1961 Lesabre Was The Workhorse Of Buick’S Comeback In The Carmaking Business

At the beginning of the seventh decade of the past century, the Buick Motor Division of General Motors was wobbling in sales mediocrity, slowly beginning to recover after a financial nose-dive in the late 50s. The corporation itself wasn’t living its best life, and a radical change was made in 1959. To clear its name … Read more

Matching-Numbers 1958 Chevrolet Impala Looks Great In Wallpaper-Quality Photos

While the Impala got to see the daylight in 1958, the first time the American carmaker used this nameplate was in 1956 at the General Motors Motorama show.The Impala evolved from concept to production-ready model in less than a year, with Chevrolet eventually launching it as the top-of-the-line Bel Air in 1958. The first year … Read more

Abandoned Forest Junkyard Is A Classic Car Ghost Town Packed With Rare Gems

The junkyard is the place to go if you need spare parts for classic cars or even a project to restore. But that works if the scrapyard in question is still running. The one you’re about to see below has been abandoned years ago, and it’s pretty much a classic car ghost town. But while … Read more

1951 Studebaker Land Cruiser Barn Find Gets First Wash In Years, Reveals Cool Patina

Dead and buried since 1967, Studebaker left a few cool classic cars behind. The Avanti is perhaps the most iconic, but the Champion and the Hawk series are also popular with fans of the brand. But the company’s history extends well beyond these nameplates. The Land Cruiser is one of those models that doesn’t get … Read more

1956 Lincoln Premiere Is A One-Owner, All-Original Survivor. Also Pretty In Pink

Introduced in 1956 as a full-size offering positioned below the range-topping Continental, the Premiere was discontinued after the 1960 model year. Short-lived and overshadowed by the fancier Continental, the Premiere is not exactly popular with classic car enthusiasts nowadays. But to me, it’s one of the sexiest full-size cars produced in the mid-to-late-1950s. While not … Read more

1967 Chevrolet Corvette “Big Tank” Is Rarer Than Hen’S Teeth, Also Worth A Fortune

Launched in 1963, the second-generation Chevrolet Corvette introduced many firsts to the nameplate. It was the first to wear the “Sting Ray” badge, offer a coupe body, and feature a big-block V8 engine. Moreover, it was the only Corvette with a split rear window (1963 only) and the only one available with a larger, optional … Read more

1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Is All About ‘Ss’ And ‘Ls,’ Needs An ‘Og’ At The Helm

A classic Chevrolet Chevelle SS is about to hit the auction block, and it is a stunning piece of machinery. You may be excused while checking out the image gallery; we’ll wait.You back yet? Okay, let’s move on to some of the highlights of this old-timer muscle car, which has enough grunt to pose a … Read more