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APRIL 1, 2009: My Star – 1972 Chevelle

Gary Davis always liked the look of the early 70s Chevelle.   ‘Maybe it was the classic lines that were burned into his memory banks. Maybe it was the...

April 1, 2009 View more...
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APRIL 1, 2009: A LOOK BACK…MY STAR REVISITED-A BUILT TO DRIVE 1940 FORD

  Ron Stimson was a man on a mission back in the early 1990s.   He spent a year and a half on a quest for a 1933, 34,...

April 1, 2009 View more...
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MARCH 30, 2009 MY FAVORITE RIDE: 1965 RAMBLER AMBASSADOR-A VERY COOL BLEND OF STOCK AND RETRO

Two things spring to mind when you first see this car and Mike Lloyd, its owner:  One-this is a great looking example of a solid mid-60’s sedan from an...

March 30, 2009 View more...
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MARCH 28, 2009: Lost Star – 1975 Monte Carlo- a bicentennial road trip machine

  Greg Chury was a freshly-minted high school grad back in 1976 when he bought a gently used 1975 Chevy Monte Carlo-the ultimate 70s bumper car.   Then he...

March 28, 2009 View more...
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MARCH 19, 2009: 1959 EDSEL STATION WAGON-THE FAMILY TRUCKSTER

  Most people over the age of 35 will remember the National Lampoon movie “Vacation” starring Chevy Chase.     It was based on the classic baby boomer nostalgia...

March 19, 2009 View more...

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DECEMBER 31, 2013 (JANUARY 2014): A 1971 JENSEN INTERCEPTOR IS A VERY COOL AND VERY RARE CAR

  You do not walk by a Jensen Interceptor when you see one at a car show because these British beauties are the stuff of legends.   They are...

December 31, 2013 View more...
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DECEMBER 13, 2011: FOUND DEAD ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD – WHEN BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO OLD CARS

  I started to think about life on the side of the road because various mechanical components on my car finally decided that life was simply not worth living...

December 13, 2011 View more...
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DECEMBER 1, 2010 ‘STAR TRUCKIN’: 1927 MODEL T-AN ICONIC OLD RIDE

  Bill Laidman is a classic car guy with a classic ride-a 1927 T Bucket pickup.   Vehicle and car should match in any old car story and this...

December 1, 2010 View more...
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DECEMBER 30, 2009 (JANUARY 2010)-1960 DODGE PIONEER-A WRITER REUNITED WITH AN OLD FRIEND

Sigmund Brouwer is a former journalist and he’s written 16 best selling children’s books. ‘Sig’s a household name in children’s literature but he’s also the owner of a 1960...

December 30, 2009 View more...

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OCTOBER 2017: 1986 DODGE DIPLOMAT—THIS EX-RCMP POLICE CAR IS A HOT COMMODITY

  Retired police cars are on upswing in the collector car hobby.   Former or current police officers and interested civilians have created a niche market for former law...

October 21, 2017 View more...
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CONTACT MSCC ABOUT YOUR 2018 CAR SHOWS, CLUB MEETINGS AND CLUB RELATED EVENTS

  CONTACT MSCC ABOUT YOUR 2018 CAR SHOWS, CLUB MEETINGS AND CLUB RELATED EVENTS   Have you already scheduled your car show for 2018?   “Send MSCC the information...

October 9, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARKET REPORT 2017

  MSCC MARKET REPORT 2017   Welcome to the newest feature at MyStarCollectorCar.   This will be a regional look at prices for collector vehicles based on actual sales...

August 3, 2017 View more...
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MSCC Products and Services Showcase

These are all great businesses and they support MyStarCollector Car through their advertising  so we can continue to bring you our  insight into the old car hobby 365 days...

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BRUTE FORCE IN A COMPACT PACKAGE: WHEN THE BIG THREE STAYED SMALL BUT GOT MEAN

  The compact car was built in North America to fend off Germany’s VW Beetle invasion- an event that took place long before the British Beatles’ invasion.   The smaller versions of Detroit’s finest were initially produced in the early Sixties, but some of these cars were cold-blooded street thugs by the end of that See More

“CAR GUY”–THE SHRINKING SUBCULTURE

    I work in tech.   Specifically I work in software development and end-user support.   I’m a hired geek.   I’m not the guy who gets you a new monitor and keyboard after you angrily throw one through the other because your computer froze. But I might be the reason your computer froze See More

OCTOBER 20, 2017 FIVE FOR FRIDAY: WHAT TYPE OF CAR GUY PERSONALITY FITS YOU?

  There are five distinct car guy personalities in the collector vehicle hobby.   MyStarCollectorCar has spent the past nine years on the frontlines of the hobby, along with many decades embracing the hobby, so we believe we are more than qualified to comment on the people and their choices within the hobby.   In See More

WHY CLASSIC PICKUP TRUCKS ARE ON THE RISE IN PRICE AND POPULARITY

  It is no secret to car guys that vintage trucks are the rising rock stars in the hobby.   Classic trucks have taken a generous hike in prices and popularity when it comes to the vintage vehicle market   There are many reasons why older trucks are headed toward rock star status and MyStarCollectorCar See More

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“CAR GUY”–THE SHRINKING SUBCULTURE

    I work in tech.   Specifically I work in software development and end-user support.   I’m a hired geek.   I’m not the guy who gets you...

October 19, 2017 View more...
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CONNECTING WITH SEINFELD—THE FRATERNITY OF THE JEROMES WASN’T ENOUGH

  MyStarCollectorCar is based on the average guy in the car hobby—the kind of guy who puts gallons of blood, countless hours of sweat equity, and a big pile...

October 11, 2017 View more...
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THE GUILD GARAGE: WHEN A HALF HOUR CAR SHOW JUST SEEMS LIKE AN HOUR

  Restoration Garage always lived up to its non-car guy producers’ goal to produce a docu-drama.   The producers appeared to believe in the standard TV playbook wherein a...

August 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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CONTACT US TO LIST YOUR 2017 CAR SHOWS

CONTACT US TO LIST YOUR 2017 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS info@mystarcollectorcar.com

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MICHENER ALLEN AUCTION SEPTEMBER 20, 2017: 1985 CHEVY SILVERADO

1985 Chevrolet Silverado Regular Cab Make:   Chevrolet            Model:                 Silverado Drivetrain:           RWD      Ext Color:             Black Engine:                 5.7L 8 Cylinder Engine    Odometer Reading:...

June 19, 2017
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10TH ANNUAL RED DEER FALL FINALE & SPEED SHOW

 10TH ANNUAL RED DEER FALL FINALE & SPEED SHOW     COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION – CLASSIC CAR AUCTION The 10th Annual Fall Finale Classic Car Auction September 8th-10th, 2016 –...

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OCTOBER 2017 CAR SHOWS, EVENTS AND CLUB MEETINGS: MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

OCTOBER 2017 CAR SHOWS, EVENTS AND CLUB MEETINGS: MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR   **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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