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MARCH 1, 2010-1927 MODEL T-EVERY TRUE-BLUE FORD GUY SHOULD OWN ONE

  Boyd is a true-blue blooded, blue oval Ford guy.   He firmly believes that the Model T is the sole reason for the company’s success since Day 1-it’s...

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FEBRUARY 1, 2010-1956 CHEVROLET 2 DOOR SEDAN-BOUGHT 40 YEARS BEFORE THE GOLD RUSH

  Doug Hollman is a guy who was way ahead of the curve when it came to the classic 5-6-7 shoebox Chevy.   ‘Most car guys realize that this...

February 1, 2010 View more...
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FEBRUARY 1, 2010: CANADIAN IRON-1964 PONTIAC PARISIENNE- LISTEN TO YOUR APPRAISER

  Most sensible old car owners get an appraisal done for their vehicles as a matter of good sense and logic after a purchase or restoration.   ‘This kind...

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FEBRUARY 1, 2010-1967 MUSTANG GT 500:A MUSCLED-OUT PONY CAR FINDS A NEW CORRAL

  Greg Babino is an ultimate car guy.   ‘He has always loved more power under the hood-even as a kid in the 70s when gas spiked at the...

February 1, 2010 View more...
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JANUARY 31, 2010 (FEBRUARY 2010)-1947 OLDSMOBILE-THIS CAR WAS BOUGHT AFTER AN INTERVIEW

People are used to the idea of an interview for a job or promotion.   But fewer people go through the interview process to become the right candidate to...

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JANUARY 31, 2010 (FEBRUARY 2010)-1956 DODGE CUSTOM ROYAL-YUP, IT’S REALLY GOT A HEMI

  John and Marilyn Kehoe are definitely a car couple.     They enjoy time on the road together in the company of their 1956 Dodge Custom Royal as...

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JANUARY 31, 2010: (FEBRUARY 2010) 1980 PLYMOUTH GRAN FURY POLICE CAR-FROM CRASH TO CLASS IN 2 DECADES

  Cst. Gord Baker is a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police-he has a keen interest in the history of his police force plus he’s a former mechanic...

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JANUARY 31, 2010: (FEBRUARY 2010)-1951 PLYMOUTH SAVOY 2 DOOR STATION WAGON-PURE MOPAR SINCE DAY ONE

  Gerald Schaeffler liked the looks of this early 50s Plymouth station wagon-but he also liked the idea of a car that could keep up with today’s highly engineered...

January 31, 2010 View more...
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JANUARY 28, 2010: THE FREEDOM FOUND IN A 1968 PLYMOUTH BARRACUDA-A SOLDIER’S LEGACY

The old car hobby is a “fun thing”-it helps us escape from reality and can take us back to a place that’s familiar and safe. ‘Nothing is more important...

January 28, 2010 View more...
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JANUARY 1, 2010-1968 CAMARO RS SS 396-THE RIGHT CAR,THE RIGHT GUY, THE RIGHT WIFE

    Gord is a guy who was born to own a ’68 Camaro-he has owned, and still owns other cars, but the ultimate car in his world is...

January 1, 2010 View more...

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FEBRUARY 12, 2018: SRT (STREET ROD TECHNOLOGIES)—THE FUTURE OF THE CAR HOBBY

  The future of the car hobby is one of the most frequent conversations I have at car shows.   The demographics and vehicles are older so the question...

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OCTOBER 17, 2012: KEEP BUYING, FIXING AND DRIVING THE OLD IRON SO WE GET TO LIVE YOUR DREAMS WITH YOU

  Even Jay Leno doesn’t own every old car on the planet, although he is probably about halfway and only a hundred Vegas gigs away from that goal.  ...

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OCTOBER 31, 2011 (NOVEMBER 2011) STAR TRUCKIN’: 1974 DATSUN PICKUP-RARE IMPORT TRUCK FROM JAPAN

  In 1974 Japanese automakers were just starting to make serious inroads into the North American market.   Cars like Toyota Corollas, Honda Civics and Datsun 510s made sense...

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OCTOBER 1, 2010:”NELLIE” THE NASH METROPOLITAN AN OUTSTANDING BIRTHDAY PRESENT

  The Nash Metropolitan is a great example of a “terminal cuteness” car.     ‘Tiny little cars like the Met, Crosleys-anything just slightly bigger than a go-kart have...

October 1, 2010 View more...

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MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR OCTOBER 2018 ROAD WARRIORS—A COUNTRY-WIDE LOOK

  MyStarCollectorCar Road Warriors can be found on any street or highway across diverse regions.   For example, this Camaro was on a street in Quebec.     This...

October 19, 2018 View more...

JULY 2018 ROAD WARRIORS—THIS IS WHY SUMMER IS ACTUALLY A COOL SEASON

  Winter is the enemy of classic iron but summer is its best friend.   That’s why you’ll see cars like this shoebox Ford in the summer months because...

July 13, 2018 View more...

MSCC MARKET REPORT 2018

  MSCC MARKET REPORT 2018   Welcome to the MyStarCollectorCar Market Report.   This will be a regional look at prices for collector vehicles based on actual sales so...

August 3, 2017 View more...

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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IN PRAISE OF FOUR-DOOR HARDTOPS

  One of the most popular car models ever built in North America was the two-door hardtop.   The two-door hardtop was introduced in the late 1940s by General Motors as a mass production vehicle.     The post-war automotive builders danced with the concept for a few years prior to the introduction of the See More

THIS WAS YOUR FATHER’S OLDSMOBILE…..WHY MESS WITH A GOOD THING?

  Oldsmobile was a renowned “tweener” car in the GM lineup: an Olds was not quite a Cadillac-but it was more than a Chevy in the General’s battle plan for Big Three domination.   An Olds left the GM factory as a luxury model that offered a competitive edge when it came to self-image in See More

MSCC NOVEMBER 9 FEATURE FRIDAY: WHAT MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR LEARNED ABOUT CARS FROM OLD TV SHOWS AND MOVIES

  We at MyStarCollectorCar have found many sources for our interest in the car hobby over the years.   Our sizable list includes any film or movie that includes footage with old vehicles in it and we have touched on this topic over the years.   We have labeled old TV shows and movies as See More

THE OTHER MEMBER OF THE 1960s FORD HERD: THE FIRST-GENERATION BRONCO

  The name Ford Bronco became synonymous with OJ Simpson after he was involved in a two hour low speed police chase while he was a fugitive passenger in a 1993 Bronco.   However, the Bronco name was already famous before Simpson’s infamous flight from arrest for a gruesome murder charge in 1994.   In See More

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MSCC NOVEMBER 14 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—THE LIGHTS ARE ALL YOU GET

  WELCOME TO MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY FOR 2018   This is the third year for MSCC “What’s It?” Wednesday.   This feature was an overnight success back in...

November 13, 2018 View more...

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH EG AUCTION’S TODD SCHWINDT

  EG Auctions has been a player in the western Canadian car hobby for years and they’ve grown to the point where they have expanded into the U.S. market....

October 23, 2018 View more...

GET COACHED ON THAT CAR PROJECT—REYNOLDS-ALBERTA MUSEUM VEHICLE RESTORATION WORKSHOPS

  Restoration projects are not easy.   In fact, a full restoration can be the most complex and difficult job you’ll ever take on but the pain is definitely...

September 3, 2018 View more...

NOVEMBER 1-4 2018 PALM SPRINGS CALIFORNIA CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

    NOVEMBER 1-4 2018 PALM SPRINGS CALIFORNIA CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction 11th Annual Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018 COLLECTOR...

May 31, 2018 View more...

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ST ALBERT’S ROCK’N AUGUST: THE RAIN, THE PARK, AND A BRADY BUNCH CAR-PLUS A MOPAR FEST

  MyStarCollectorCar was on the road to St Albert, Alberta this past weekend for their annual Rock’n August car show held on the grass in their famous park system....

August 11, 2018
JULY 28, 2018 19th ANNUAL MICHENER ALLEN CLASSIC AND COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION

FEATURE CAR—THIS MONSTER ’69 CHARGER       The 2nd Generation Chargers are widely seen as one of the most iconic muscle cars ever built. They looked fast from...

June 19, 2017
NOVEMBER 1-4, 2018 PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA EG AUCTIONS CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

    NOVEMBER 1-4 2018 PALM SPRINGS CALIFORNIA CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction SATURDAY FEATURE LOT 162     1969 CAMARO RS SS 396 – 375HP...

April 21, 2017
NOVEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  NOV 1-4: PALM SPRINGS, CA Cars, Stars and Rock and Roll Collector Car Auction     NOV 4: SURREY, BC Kruise for Kids 2018 604-521-3021   NOV 16-18:...

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