Comments Off on Classic, Vintage & Antique: How to Identify Your Car’s Classification
Classic cars, vintage cars, antique cars, these are some of the most loved cars out there. We get really excited about these cars for a variety of different reasons. We like the way they look, as there is nothing out there on the road today quite like a particular classic car. What a unique thing to look at! We also like them for their history. They show us a glimpse at the past, and they make that past live on in their embodiment. We also like them for what we get out of them. A hobby, a mode of transportation, a method of getting around, a method of moving from one place to the other, something to do with our time, and something that we can get excited about. It all comes together to be something pretty great. We can even take these cars to car shows and get even more out of them [...]
Comments Off on 6 Tips for Prepping Your Car for an Auto Show
One of the most cherished moments that classic car owners get to experience is featuring their loved car in an auto show. For some classic car owners, this is a huge driving force to own such a vehicle. These cars are cherished and loved and enjoyed time and time again year after year after year, and the moments when they really shine is when a classic car owner gets to take his beauty out and show it off to the world in a car show.
When it comes to a classic car show, it really is all about the presentation. The presentation is everything, and the overall look of your car will make a grandiose difference one way or the other in how your car does in the show. So of course, one of any classic car owner’s primary questions is going to be, “What do I have to do to make my classic a [...]
Comments Off on Guide to Growing and Maintaining Your Classic Car Collection
Let’s be honest with ourselves. Sometimes, one classic car just isn’t enough. There is this typical and usual idea that one “has a classic car.” That is generally the agreed upon idea. But what about having more than one classic car instead? What about having two or three or four of them? What if one has many different desires and interests when it comes to classic cars and simply cannot decide on which one to get? Why not get them all? Granted there is a logistical issue to this as for price, maintenance, storage and use and what not, but the possibility of having more than one classic car is still very much there.
Certainly, a lot of classic car enthusiasts do in fact have multiple classic cars. In fact, they build what is actually called a classic car collection. Sounds pretty fancy right? It is. It also sounds somewhat unattainable, but it isn’t.
Comments Off on 1968 Chevrolet C-10 Stepside Shortbed: A Pickup with Flair
The 1968 Chevy C-10 pickup. Wow, what a pickup! This truck represents a time when trucks were just as much about flair and aesthetic appeal as they were about workability and reliability and practicality. The entire era of the Chevy C-10s from 1967 to 1968 had something special to bring to the table, and this iconic model really impressed a lot of people during that time period and in every year since then.
A Look at History
The history of the 1967-1972 Chevrolet C/K Series pickup starts in 1967 when Chevy retired the first generation of the C/K series and came out with the new and improved second generation model. This model will go down in history for being the model that had all of the excitement, all of the flair, all of the eye-catching splendor, all of the reliability and toughness of the first generation but with none of the bugs, the hooks, the [...]