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JUNE 7, 2009 1929 MODEL A-The View into the Past-a Hot Rod past

  Butch Henry may be looking through the windshield of his 1929 Model A coupe but the view is actually a window into car memories from his younger days....

June 7, 2009 View more...
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JUNE 7, 2009–1953 BUICK:GROWING OLD TOGETHER WITH A BIRTHDAY BUDDY FROM 1953

Larry Steeves was born in 1953 and that, in a nutshell, is why he owns a 1953 Buick sedan.   Basically Larry wanted a car from his year that...

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JUNE 7, 2009: MY STAR REVISITED JUNE 2009–The Baffling Case of the $800 68 Mustang Convertible

Crime never sleeps.   ‘Not even in 1976 when this 1968 Mustang was sitting on the lot at a Ford dealership in a small city.’   One night some...

June 7, 2009 View more...
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JUNE 7, 2009: 1976 PONTIAC SAFARI-70’S BRADY BUNCH LIMO MAKES THE SHOW

A typical show and shine car event is one of the most classless worlds you can enter-in a good way.   They are classless not because of Communist Utopian...

June 7, 2009 View more...
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JUNE 7, 2009: CANADIAN IRON 1965 Meteor-The car that came in from the cold

  Mike is in his mid-20s so naturally he’s not a poster boy for ownership of a pretty basic 40-year-old 4-door sedan.   That’s the beauty of this world-clichés...

June 7, 2009 View more...
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MAY 10, 2009: The Barracuda First Family – A New England Presidential Legacy

  We’ve never heard of anybody with a stronger Plymouth Barracuda family pedigree than Roger Kizer.       ‘Roger’s dad drove a 66 Cuda, later it was Roger’s...

May 10, 2009 View more...
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MAY 6, 2009: ’63 RUM RUNNER 427 FORD- THE “REVENUERS” WORST ENEMY

  We are reprinting this article about a very rare “Rum Runner” 1963 Ford Galaxie in its entirety.   Many many thanks to The Ford Galaxie Club of America...

May 6, 2009 View more...
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APRIL 30, 2009 (MAY 2009) 1978 VOLVO 242 GT- THE “CAREER CAR”

    Ed Graff was a rookie teacher when he traded a full-sized custom van in for a 1978 Volvo 242 GT back in 1983.     ‘Sure that...

April 30, 2009 View more...
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APRIL 30, 2009 MY STAR REVISITED MAY 2009-1947 Hudson,1947 Chevrolet-Got them to the church on time

  There were two unusual wedding guests when Mark and Charlene Watson were married in July 1995.   The guests in question were a 1947 Hudson and a 1947...

April 30, 2009 View more...
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APRIL 30, 2009: 1968 MG MIDGET- DREAM CAR 30 YEARS AFTER SIS DROVE IT HOME FOR KID BROTHER

Kelly Blair saw his 1st MG Midget in person when he was 10 years old. His sister’s boyfriend’s brother brought one out to the family farm. That encounter marked...

April 30, 2009 View more...

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MARCH 22, 2013: DEAR UNCLE SAM, WE USED TO MEASURE IN MILES PER HOUR TOO..HONEST

  I realized how far we have come off the tracks from that golden era of miles per hour when I had to cuff my over-30 nephew after he...

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MARCH 17, 2013: COMMITMENT TO THE CAUSE–WHY WE LOOK FOR CAR STORIES WITH COMMITTED OWNERS

  We attended a vintage vehicle auction in our town recently and it was a nice break from the grim reality of a winter that was a guest that...

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MARCH 17, 2013: THE UNLOVED MOPAR: THE 1967-69 PLYMOUTH BARRACUDA-A FISH WITH A SMALL FOLLOWING

  I was at a recent car auction and two 1969 Barracudas came up on the block.   These were Formula S 340 cars and they were clearly in...

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MARCH 14, 2013: THE CAR CULTURE IN ALBERTA EXTENDS TO AN INTERNATIONAL STAR-KD LANG’S 1964 METEOR

  I was born and raised in an area where the car culture is huge.   The region known as central Alberta Canada has one of the highest ratios...

March 14, 2013 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...

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GOOD NEWS: AN OLD CAR IS NOT SMARTER THAN YOU

  Today’s cars are a marvel in technology that almost seem like science fiction to those of us from a bygone era.   They live up to everything Popular Science predicted in the 50s and 60s-except for the anti-gravity flying car option-and the car manufacturers are working on that George Jetson angle.   New cars See More

THE 1955 AND ’65 FORDS: YEARS OF BIG BLUE OVAL CHANGES

  There is a world of difference in the ten years that separate a 1955 Ford from a 1965 Ford because a 1955 Ford does not resemble a ’65 Ford in any way, shape or form.   The two cars were built during an era when the Big Three wanted a new look every year See More

MY TO-DO LIST FOR VINTAGE VEHICLE EXPERIENCES

  Every car guy has a list of classic vehicles that we want to drive before we head to the Big Garage in the Sky and I am one of them.   There are unfulfilled car dreams in every one of us who embraced the internal combustion engine in its various forms at a young See More

MSCC JUNE 21 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—DON’T BE FOOLED BY THE PERSPECTIVE

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 JUNE 21 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—DON’T BE FOOLED BY THE PERSPECTIVE   Nothing is exactly as it See More

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4 CAR SHOWS IN 3 DAYS: IT WAS THAT PERFECT KIND OF WEEKEND

  One of the finest reasons to love the month June is the abundance of classic rides on the car show circuit.   The sun, the moon, the stars...

June 18, 2017 View more...
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KEEPING IT REAL: EX-POLICE CARS—A HOT TREND IN THE HOBBY

  The car hobby is like any market because it has trends.   These trends can go up and down plus they can be very unpredictable so the key...

June 12, 2017 View more...
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FIVE QUESTIONS WITH AMERICAN GRAFFITI’S PAUL LE MAT—LIFE AS A CAR GUY SCREEN LEGEND

  American Graffiti debuted in August, 1973 and no one could have predicted that a simple look back at 1962 would turn into a piece of cultural history.  ...

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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.  ...

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MICHENER ALLEN COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION JULY 29, 2017

MICHENER ALLEN COLLECTOR AUCTION JULY 29, 2017   Phone: 403-226-0405 Fax: 403-226-0707 Toll Free: 1-877-811-8855 13090 Barlow Trail NE Calgary, Alberta  T3N 1A2 Click here for auction details  ...

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ST. ALBERT CRUISERS–GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

  The St. Albert Cruisers host one of the largest annual car shows in Canada every August.   They call it Rock n’ August for a reason because this...

April 30, 2017
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10TH ANNUAL CALGARY PREMIER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AT THE GREY EAGLE CASINO

EG Auctions Is Proud To Present: Our 10th Annual Calgary Premier Collector Car Auction at the Grey Eagle Casino! June 16th – 18th, 2017 INDOORS!!!! CONVENTION CENTER – 2...

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