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JANUARY 2017: ’68 MUSTANG—FROM A STRAIGHT AHEAD RIDE TO A PRO-TOURING ROAD CARVER

  One of the most recent trends in the car hobby is the Pro-Touring build.   ‘This takes an old ride to another level because you go from a...

January 13, 2017 View more...
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JANUARY 2017: ’55 METEOR RIDEAU CLUB SEDAN: SOME FAVORITES ARE LESS PREDICTABLE

  Car guys have their favorites and many of them fall into fairly predictable patterns.   ‘There are the classic Corvette guys, the Camaro guys, the Mustang guys, the...

January 10, 2017 View more...
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JANUARY 2017: ’27 ERSKINE STUDEBAKER: TWO WAYS TO GO—THE TRAILER QUEEN WAY OR THIS WAY

  There are two ways to go in the world of old iron.   ‘You can lovingly pack your old classic into a closed trailer, wrap it in a...

January 5, 2017 View more...
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JANUARY 2017: A 1948 ANGLIA GETS A BRAND NEW AND IMPROVED BAD ATTITUDE

  The British arm of Ford Motor Company debuted the sub-compact Anglia model in 1939 and it was produced until 1948.   ‘The Ford Anglia was a small car...

January 3, 2017 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: FROM A MOUSE HOUSE TO A FULLY- RESTORED 1951 MERCURY

  The 1951 Mercury has always been a favorite in the custom car culture.   ‘They were given the ‘Lead Sled’ handle when they were chopped and slammed into...

December 26, 2016 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: ’64 MERCURY MARAUDER—A SNOWBIRD HEADS NORTH

  There’s a new trend in the snowbird culture.   ‘Snowbirds move to southern locations for the weather—that’s a given but the new trend is to drive a classic...

December 19, 2016 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: ’70 ROAD RUNNER—SOME AUCTION EXPERIENCE AND A NEW MEMORY IS BORN

  There’s a standard list of reasons of why car guys buy old cars.   ‘Most of them are based on some kind of family connection with the car...

December 15, 2016 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: ’66 PONTIAC PARISIENNE—WHO KEEPS THEIR FIRST CAR?

  There’s a very common thread in car guy world and it revolves around the beloved first car.   ‘99% of car guys’ first cars are long gone but...

December 12, 2016 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: ’71 DATSUN 240Z: THE ANSWER TO THE QUESTION—WHAT DO ICE RACERS DRIVE WHEN THEY’RE NOT ICE RACING?

  The Datsun 240Z was a revolutionary car when it debuted in late 1969 as a 1970 model.   ‘Datsun had their finger on the pulse of the average...

December 6, 2016 View more...
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DECEMBER 2016: STYLING IN A 1960 OLDSMOBILE 98

  Oldsmobile was always one of GM’s premium brands.   It was not quite a Cadillac but it was more than a Chevy.   The 98 was the flagship...

December 3, 2016 View more...

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MARCH 26, 2015 (APRIL 2015): THIS 1969 DODGE CHARGER DAYTONA HEMI FOUR-SPEED IS THE REAL DEAL

  The Dodge Charger Daytona produced a shock and awe moment when it first hit the streets back in the summer of ’69.   The only bigger news that...

March 26, 2015 View more...
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MARCH 25, 2015 (APRIL 2015) 1949 CADDY: THIS OLD SCHOOL CUSTOM RIDE IS A KNOCKOUT AT EVERY SHOW

  Custom rides are a tricky process.   One car guy’s dream ride can be another car guy’s worst nightmare.   Cosmetic surgery is risky business, whether it is...

March 25, 2015 View more...
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MAY 25, 2015 (APRIL 2015): A 1973 PONTIAC LEMANS: A PERFECT EXAMPLE OF A RODNEY DANGERFIELD CAR

  The 70s has taken a lot of heat as a decade.   It was a decade that started with the breakup of the Beatles, along with the deaths...

March 25, 2015 View more...
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MARCH 12, 2015 (APRIL 2015): 1979 INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER D1539—TASMANIAN WORKHORSE FOR 36 YEARS

  Most large work trucks have a bleak future because their sole purpose is to deliver a full day of work.   Once they can’t deliver a full day...

March 12, 2015 View more...

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MARCH 2017 ’71 CUDA 340—HE WAS 13 WHEN HE SAW HIS DREAM CAR

  Peter Swainson is the definitive Mopar guy.   ‘He’s owned some legendary Mopar muscle over the years and his Southside Dodge dealership has sold thousands of cars since...

March 1, 2017 View more...
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MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR PRESENTS MARCH 2017 CAR SHOWS, EVENTS AND CLUB MEETINGS **Let us know about all your club meetings and community car shows and  we’ll list them here FREE-we average...

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JIM ROCKFORD’S DAD WAS A PIONEER IN THE SQUARE BODY MOVEMENT

  1973 was a year of big change for the General when it came to trucks. One of the most popular pickup truck production runs in history (1967-72 Chevys) was over and a new era of 70s style was very evident in the 1973 GM truck lineup.   The Chevy and GMC trucks were less See More

GOODBYE EDD—THE MAN WITH TOO MUCH STYLE AND CLASS FOR REALITY TV

  MSCC has a love-hate relationship with reality TV car shows.   The upside to these grease and oil soap operas is the exposure the car hobby gets.   The downside is how low TV will go to develop a plot in a world where the plot is already written in the process/history of the See More

FINS UP: THE DAWN OF THE SEXY ERA FOR DESOTO

DeSoto is a familiar name to car historians and Mopar fans, even though the last one rolled off the assembly line in 1961.   The first DeSoto left the factory in 1929 when Walter P Chrysler decided to expand the Mopar family in 1928.   The DeSoto brand was a tribute to Spanish explorer Hernando See More

MSCC MARCH 22 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—DEFINITELY THE SUM OF ITS PARTS

2017 MSCC “WHAT’S IT?”   WEDNESDAY   MSCC What’s It? Wednesday is back for 2017.   This is a weekly guessing game for car guys and it was one of the most popular new MSCC features in 2016.   MSCC MARCH 22 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—DEFINITELY THE SUM OF ITS PARTS   The key to a solution See More

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GOODBYE EDD—THE MAN WITH TOO MUCH STYLE AND CLASS FOR REALITY TV

  MSCC has a love-hate relationship with reality TV car shows.   The upside to these grease and oil soap operas is the exposure the car hobby gets.  ...

March 22, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARCH 2017 TRAFFIC STARS: A LOOK BACK AT RED DEER SUPER RUN – ON THE STREETS BACK IN 2009

  The Super Run hits Red Deer, Alberta every three years.   It’s a massive event with things scheduled all week but one of the biggest events is the...

March 3, 2017 View more...
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HOW TO GET YOUR CLASSIC READY FOR AN AUCTION

  January is definitely a high profile month for car auctions.   TV paved the way years ago when Barrett-Jackson started broadcasting prime time shows from Scottsdale, Arizona.  ...

January 16, 2017 View more...
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ALEXANDRA PAUL TALKS ABOUT CHRISTINE—THE OTHER FEMALE STAR ON THE SET OF A CULT CLASSIC

  The movie Christine became a cult classic overnight thanks to a great cast and the title star of the film.   Who would ever predict that a demonically...

October 31, 2016 View more...

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CONTACT MSCC ABOUT YOUR 2017 CAR SHOWS, CLUB MEETINGS AND CLUB RELATED EVENTS

  CONTACT MSCC ABOUT YOUR 2017 CAR SHOWS, CLUB MEETINGS AND CLUB RELATED EVENTS   Have you already scheduled your car show for 2017?   “Send MSCC the information...

October 26, 2015
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THE CAMROSE CAR SHOW: HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME

  Car shows held on Main Street are an instant home run with us.   ‘The retro rides look perfect on Main Street in every town and the Camrose,...

October 23, 2015
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MARCH 2017 CAR SHOWS, EVENTS AND CLUB MEETINGS–MyStarCollectorCar

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