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Four Memorable 1970 Chrysler Models

Although the year wasn't exactly regarded as the company's best, there's still quite a few 1970 Chrysler models revered by collectors and car lovers alike. In today’s market, Chrysler is…
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The Legendary Gran Torino Car On Film

If a vehicle is special enough to arguably be a main character of an award winning film, it's no surprise that the Gran Torino car is so widely celebrated. For…
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Why The Buick Riviera Boat Tail Didn’t Last

While the earlier Buick Riviera models are prized collectors items, the generations of the late sixties are less favoured thanks to the controversial boat tail.  For most of its existence…
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Three Fun Facts About Big Block Engines

While the beloved big block engines first produced by Chevrolet are revered around the world, there's still plenty of surprising facts to learn about them. Over the years, the Chevy…
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Six Fun Facts About The Ford Fairlane

Although regarded as one of the more underrated offerings from the American auto giant, there's still plenty of surprising facts linked to the Ford Fairlane. Before the era of the…
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Six Fun Facts About The Ford Mustang

Although regarded as the godfather of pony cars and idolised by revheads around the world, there's still plenty of surprising facts linked to the Ford Mustang. After being in production…
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The Evolution Of The Ford Fairlane

With a name derived from the private estate of Henry Ford himself out in Michigan, the rich history of the Ford Fairlane spans across seven generations.  As one of the…
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Your Guide To Buying A Classic Car

Are you in the market for buying a classic car, but don't know where to start? In order to avoid purchasing a lemon, do your homework before you start shopping. …
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The Origins Of The Ford Mustang Badge

The iconic Ford Mustang badge found on every model represents a nod to another American icon - a feral horse small of build, but fast and full of character.  In…
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The Iconic First Gen T-Bird Of 1955

While the Ford Thunderbird is a living legend amongst car collecting circles around the world, how did the very first T-Bird come to life back in 1955? Legendary classic cars…
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The Legendary 1957 Buick Roadmaster

With a long held reputation for producing some of the world's finest classic cars, the 1957 Buick Roadmaster is still regarded as one of the brand's best.  For most of…
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The Peak Of The Pontiac Bonneville

Although it was produced from 1957 to 2005, the modern versions of the Pontiac Bonneville certainly aren't regarded as the golden era of the series.  Pontiac as we know it…
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Remembering The Mercury Monterey

As a series of full size cars released by a subdivision of Ford between the 1950’s and 1970’s, the Mercury Monterey never seemed to get the attention it deserved.  While…
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Classic Car Valuation Explained

If you're the proud owner of a vintage model or desire to be one, understanding how classic car valuation works can influence decisions linked to your investment.  One way or…
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The History Of The Wurlitzer Jukebox

Classic car fans are usually fond of the bygone eras that these vehicles came from, and one such bonus from days gone by are icons like the Wurlitzer jukebox. When…
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Five Famous Elvis Presley Cars

While "The King Of Rock And Roll" was renowned for a certain type of lifestyle, what were some of the most famous Elvis Presley cars found in his garage? When…
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A Guide To Lowrider Car Culture

Although there are plenty of classic car fans scattered all over the world, lowrider car culture takes this love one step further and into a league of its own.  If…
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The Legend Of The 1969 Camaro ZL1

While Chevrolet has long held a reputation linked to producing some of the best cars in the world, what exactly is so special about the 1969 Camaro ZL1? The Chevrolet…
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How The C4 Corvette Dominated The 80’s

While not exactly regarded as the most desired of this line-up from Chevrolet, there's no denying that the C4 Corvette made a big impact during its heyday.  With more than…
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When A Classic Car Is Considered Rare

While the exact definition of a classic car varies depending on who you ask, collectors usually hunt models that are deemed to be rare - and in turn, valuable.  One…
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Why The Bel Air Still Turns Heads

Long considered to be the star attraction of the Chevrolet lineup, there's many reasons why the Bel Air has managed to hold our attention for all these years.  It’s hard…
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How The 1970 Plymouth Superbird Got So Pricey

The 1970 Plymouth Superbird is arguably one of the most easily recognisable cars of it's time, but how did this conspicuous looking automobile get so expensive?  As the demand for…
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The History Of The Pontiac Firebird

While the Pontiac Firebird is fondly regarded as the jewel in the crown of this once dominant brand, what exactly marks this model as something special? Pontiac as we know…
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The History Of The Shelby Mustang

While Ford's legion of Mustangs have long been regarded as quick but powerful cars, the Shelby Mustang all but cemented the company's future racing pedigree.  While the name ‘Ford’ is…
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Sourcing Classic Cars For Sale

If you're in the process of tracking down classic cars for sale, it can feel a bit like trying to find a needle in a haystack - so what are…
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Classic And Vintage Car Definitions

While it's unlikely that your early nineties Ford Fiesta is old enough to be defined as a classic car, there are a few different terminologies to consider. According to Money…
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Five Facts About The 1953 Eldorado

Regarded as one of the best Cadillac models to ever be released to the world, what are some of the lesser known facts linked to the 1953 Eldorado? As one…
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The Ultra Rare Oldsmobile F-88

While Oldsmobile is a retired automotive brand fondly remembered by many in the car community, even the most devout enthusiasts aren't familiar with the F-88. During its tenure as a…
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The History Of The Ford Thunderbird

While everyone has their favourites when it comes to the best classic car models, the legendary Ford Thunderbird certainly has quite the sizable fan base.  While the name ‘Ford’ is…
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The Legacy Of The Oldsmobile 442

While not as well recognised as other muscle cars from the same era, the Oldsmobile 442 still holds a reputation as a serious racing contender for good reason.  During its…
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The Origins Of The Corvette Stingray

Amongst classic car lovers, the Corvette Stingray has long been revered as one of the best vintage sports models ever made - but what's all the fuss about? With more…
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The Best Ford 100 Trucks Of All Time

The humble Ford 100 truck is a much loved icon throughout American automotive history, but not all were made equally - so which are our favourites?  To understand America’s love…
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The Legacy Of The Buick Riviera

As General Motors first foray into the personal luxury car market back in the 1960's, how is the legendary Buick Riviera remembered in automotive history today?  For most of its…
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Bucket Seats Throughout The Ages

While many aspects of cars have transformed over the last few decades, the addition of bucket seats is something that many of us often take for granted. In the simplest…
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A Guide To How Hemi Motors Work

If you're a car lover, you're no doubt familiar with Hemi motors and the cult following that they have developed over the years - but where did it all begin?…
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Big Block vs Small Block Engines

If you fancy yourself as somewhat of a revhead or automotive enthusiast, what do car lovers need to know when comparing big block vs small block engines? Whether you’re looking…
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Our Top Picks For September Car Events

With the weather warming up and school holidays rapidly approaching, here are our top picks for September car events and shows to mark on your calendar.  Unsurprisingly, it’s not just…
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The Colourful History Of Suicide Doors

Originally used on horse-drawn carriages, how on earth did suicide doors become a one time staple on many automobiles - and why did they slowly disappear? Suicide doors is the…
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The Downfall Of The DeSoto Brand

Although more than two million cars and trucks bore the DeSoto brand in North American markets during its existence, that still didn't stop the icon's demise.  While DeSoto was an…
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The Golden Age Of Muscle Cars

While muscle cars have long held a special place in the hearts of automobile enthusiasts around the world, when were they considered to be at their best?  Given that we…
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The Best Classic American Cars Of The 70’s

While the 1970's certainly weren't a good time to be an automotive manufacturer, this era still managed to produce some of the best classic American cars.  In the 21st century,…
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The Legend Of The Plymouth Hemi Cuda

First introduced in 1964, the Plymouth Hemi Cuda is regarded as the manufacturer's version of the 'pony car' - but how did it compare to its peers at the time?…
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Iconic Classic Cars Of The Sixties

While the 1960's ​were all about a shift in how we viewed war and politics, the classic cars of the era are still just as memorable now as they were…
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Why The Panel Van Is An Aussie Icon

In Australia circa 1970, just about everyone knew someone who drove a Ford or Holden panel van - but what are the origins of this automotive icon? Known as a…
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1965 Shelby 427 Cobra Roadster Sells For USD $5.94 Million

After commanding USD $5.94 million at auction this week, has Carroll Shelby's 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra Roadster set a new record for the most expensive car sale? According to Money…
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The Dodge Charger vs Challenger Debate

If you're weighing up whether the Dodge Charger vs Challenger is the true king of the muscle cars, it's important to understand their key differences first.  Used to describe an…
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A Brief History Of Muscle Cars

While it's no secret that American muscle cars have long been fan favourites in the vintage auto enthusiast community - where, when and how did it all begin?  Although the…
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Celebrating The 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

Vintage automobile enthusiasts are usually fans of the big, loud and curvy cars of yesteryear, with one of the most revered being the 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air.  The Chevrolet brand…
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The Most Famous James Bond Cars

While the automobiles of this film franchise have become just as famous as 007 himself, which of the James Bond cars are regarded as the most memorable? Shootouts with the…
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An Introduction To The Dodge Dart

While by no means a pocket rocket, the very name of the Dodge Dart is a nod to it's compact and speedy nature, and signalled a shift away from the…
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Famous Movie Cars That We Still Love

Famous movie cars often become such a core component of a film, that they are almost a leading character in their own right - but which are cinematic royalty? Unsurprisingly,…
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Why The Corvette Is Still A Cult Classic

For car lovers around the world, the Chevrolet Corvette is still one of the most revered - so what's all the fuss about, and how have they remained so popular?…
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The Origins Of The Convertible Car

Fancy driving with the wind in your hair on a warm summer's day? A long time ago, someone else once did too - but who exactly invented the convertible car? …
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The Golden Era Of The Oldsmobile 98

While it's no secret that revheads love the roaring V8 engines of the 1950's, the 1951 Oldsmobile 98 is perhaps one of the hardest to get your hands on today.…
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The Origins Of Whitewall Tyres

While vintage and classic car lovers often fan over the engines of yesteryear, the original whitewall tyres used on these makes and models are often forgotten.  Unsurprisingly, it’s not just…
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Your Guide To Classic Car Maintenance

As their very nature makes caring for them at times tricky, what should you know about classic car maintenance in order for your investment to hold its value?  In Australia,…
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Car Shows On This Weekend 25-27 June 2021

If the prospect of sitting at home has you feeling bored already, then the good news is that there's plenty of car shows on this weekend in South East Queensland. …
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The Eleanor Mustang Phenomenon

Arguably the star of both the 1974 and 2000 "Gone In 60 Seconds" films, the Eleanor Mustang is an urban legend of the car world - but where did it…
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Six Surprising Facts About Chevrolet

As the 20th century automotive wizards that gave us the Impala and the Bel Air, the history of Chevrolet as a brand and business wasn't always smooth sailing. The Chevrolet…
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How The 1953 Cadillac Eldorado Stayed Golden

Since it's very name refers to a mythical city of riches and gold hidden in South America, it's no surprise that the 1953 Eldorado is a rare and revered gem. …
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Car Events On This Weekend In Greater Brisbane

Fifteen Car Events On This Weekend Across Brisbane and The Gold Coast  Whether you’re looking to keep your partner, kids, mates or even yourself entertained this upcoming weekend, the good…
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Seven 82 Motors Launch Car Auctions

In Australia, the very mention of Seven 82 Motors instils car lovers with a sense of excitement - especially with the launch of their new classic car auctions.  Established in…
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Car Shows On This Weekend In South East Queensland

If the prospect of sitting at home has you feeling bored already, then the good news is that there's plenty of car shows on this weekend in Greater Brisbane.  Unsurprisingly,…
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A Guide To Cooly Rocks On 2021

With this year's Cooly Rocks On festival just around the corner, this five day festival has long been regarded as a mecca for car lovers around the nation.  Unsurprisingly, it’s…
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Car Shows On This Weekend In Greater Brisbane 29th – 30th May

If the prospect of sitting at home in Brisbane has you feeling bored already, then the good news is that there's actually plenty of car shows on this weekend.  Unsurprisingly,…
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Car Shows On This Weekend in Brisbane 21st – 23rd May 2021

If the prospect of sitting at home on your days off has you bored already, then the good news is that there's plenty of car shows on this weekend in…
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The Basics Of Buying At Classic Car Auctions

Their very nature makes purchasing a vintage automobile tricky at times, so what should both revheads and collectors know about buying at classic car auctions? Buying any used car comes…
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Why Classic Car Sales Are Booming

While it might seem downright bizarre for classic car sales to boom during the midst of a global pandemic, why exactly is demand off the charts in Australia? On paper,…
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A Brief History Of The Hot Rod

Whether you recognise the term hot rod as a car or hot rodding as an activity, the phrases have a long history attached to them - so where did it…
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Why The Chrysler 300 Hurst Is So Rare

Often regarded as one of the most commonly overlooked American muscle cars, the Chrysler 300 Hurst was designed for yuppies - but is beloved by revheads. In 2021, Chrysler is…
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The Story Of The 67 Chevy Impala

Chevrolet have long been regarded as world leaders when it comes to the production of big, loud and curvy cars - and the 67 Chevy Impala was no exception.  Iconic…
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Top Ten Classic Convertible Cars Of All Time

While classic convertible cars have long held a special place in the hearts of collectors, not all were produced equally - so which are deemed to be the best? Generally…
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Introducing The Joe’s Diner Car Meet

If you're a Brisbane based revhead or vintage automobile lover, then the monthly car meet at Joe's Diner absolutely needs a spot reserved on your calendar.  Unsurprisingly, it’s not just…
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The Legend Of The Chevy Bel Air

Chevrolet have long been regarded as world leaders when it comes to the production of big, loud and iconic automobiles - and the Chevy Bel Air was no exception.  Iconic…
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How Seven 82 Motors Is Changing The Game

Seven 82 Motors Open Day on this weekend.  8am -2pm Saturday 5th June  2 Palings Ct, Nerang QLD 4211 (Click address to open Google Maps) In Australia, the very mention…
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Car Events On This Weekend In Brisbane

If the prospect of sitting at home this Labour Day has you bored already, then the good news is that there's plenty of car events on this weekend in Brisbane.…
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Pontiac GTO: The Original Muscle Car

Regarded internationally as the very first muscle car, it comes as no surprise that the Pontiac GTO has remained a favourite amongst car lovers and collectors.  Pontiac as we know…
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Why The 1956 Cadillac Coupe De Ville Is A Classic

Forever regarded as conspicuously cool, why is the 1956 Cadillac Coupe de Ville still a fan favourite amongst both revheads and collectors around the world?  The iconic vehicles of yesteryear…
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Top Five Cadillac Models Of All Time

While many know the name Cadillac to be the epitome of luxury, exactly which makes and models are considered to be the top of the line, and why? As one…
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The History Of The Ford Edsel Pacer

Prior to its public launched on September 4 1957, the Ford Edsel was the most anticipated new car release in American history - but was it worth the hype? The…
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Five Fun Facts About The Cadillac Brand

Five Fun Facts About The Cadillac Brand Who would have thought despite being Henry Ford's second failed business venture, Cadillac would go on to become one of the world's most…
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Why The Gran Torino Car Remains An Icon

For all of the iconic vehicles that the Ford Motor Company have produced in the last century, few are remembered and revered as much as the Gran Torino car.  Long…
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The Rise And Fall Of Pontiac Cars

According to the New York Times, more than any other General Motors brand, Pontiac stood for performance, speed and sex appeal - so where did it all go wrong? With…
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Why The World Loves American Muscle Cars

They're often dubbed loud, unrefined and just too big - yet even now, revheads around the world just can't seem to get enough of American muscle cars.  So, what’s all…
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The Legend Of The Ford Model A

Hyped by Henry Ford himself as one of the best models to ever hit the American market, the Ford Model A has managed to retain that status over a century…
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How Buick Dominated The 1950’s

Self described as "beautiful and brawny", Buick once rubbed shoulders with the likes of Lexus and Porsche - so how did they dominate the market in the 1950's? For most…
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How Club Rego Works In Australia

If you're a fellow classic car lover, by now you are probably familiar with club rego - but how does it all work, and what are the rules that surround…
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Remembering The Oldsmobile Titans

Although Oldsmobile is a brand no longer in operation, this doesn't discount the simple fact that they once produced some of America's finest motorcars.  During its tenure as a division…
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The Perks Of Car Club Membership

Joining a registered car club in Australia is about so much more than just revving a few engines. After all, isn't it human nature to seek a sense of community? …
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Celebrating over 100 Years Of Buick

As one of the founding financial pillars of American manufacturing titan General Motors, the name Buick has been synonymous with motor vehicles since 1908.  For most of its existence in…
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Why Dodge Muscle Cars Still Reign Supreme

With the Challenger and Charger still regarded as two of the best muscle cars on the market even in 2021, what is it about Dodge that have kept them in…
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A History Of The Iconic Ford Sunliner

The 1950's are regarded as the golden age of the American automobile industry, and there's no doubt that the Ford Sunliner played an integral role in this era. The iconic…
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Why The Lincoln Continental Is Still A Fan Favourite

A division of the American vehicle giant Ford Motor Company, the Lincoln Continental has retained its status as a fan favourite among car lovers for decades.  The iconic vehicles of…
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Why Revheads Still Love The 57 Chev

Regarded as the epitome of 1950's pop culture, the 57 Chev has been used as a nod to this era in everything from The Simpsons to Dirty Dancing. Although Chevrolet…
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Was The Ford F100 America’s Favourite Truck?

Since 1977, the Ford F-Series truck has been the best selling truck in the United States since 1977 - and the Ford F100 is still regarded a fan favourite.  The…