Daily Features

march 2010 imgp5830

MARCH 1, 2010-1968 AMERICAN MOTORS JAVELIN-THE LAST PONY CAR TO ARRIVE IN THE 60S

  AMC was the last domestic manufacturer to enter the “pony car” race in the 60s.   They did it with the 1968 Javelin-last, but certainly not least because...

March 1, 2010 View more...
march 2010 mclaughlin img040

MARCH 1, 2010: CANADIAN IRON 1932 MCLAUGHLIN-BUICK MODEL 56 S-KEEPING A FAMILY LEGACY

  This story began in the Dirty Thirties when Stan Monro’s father left the dry southern Alberta, Canada area to work in the lumber camps of Northern Alberta,  ...

March 1, 2010 View more...
march 2010 imgp2017

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...

March 1, 2010 View more...
feb 56 chev a img_0377

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...
feb 10 64 pontiac convert 2

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...

February 1, 2010 View more...

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...
feb 10 olds imgp1477a

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...

January 31, 2010 View more...
feb 10 ryl imgp6191

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...

January 31, 2010 View more...
feb 10 grn imgp6238

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...

January 31, 2010 View more...
feb 10 51 plymouth wagon 3

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...

Facebook

Featured Ads

Rear View Mirror

may12-yingimgp0501-001

MAY 30, 2012: THE YING AND YANG OF THE SUMMER CAR SEASON: DRIVING THEM OR SHOWING THEM

  There are always two forces at work during the summer car season: do you hit the road and never stop moving, or do you find a car show...

May 30, 2012 View more...
oct11-60chrysbimgp7346-1

OCTOBER 2, 2011: 1960 CHRYSLER SARATOGA- A SWISS-FIN CAR LOVE AFFAIR REACHES ACROSS THE POND

  Marty Rissi grew up across the pond in Switzerland but he acquired a huge fondness for the Virgil Exner late 50s early era fin cars at Chrysler.  ...

October 2, 2011 View more...
71-june11gtxaimgp1972-1

MAY 25, 2011 (JUNE 2011): 1971 PLYMOUTH 440 GTX FROM PRACTICAL TO COLLECTIBLE

  Cars like this 1971 GTX get serious attention at car shows-even from non-Mopar guys.   Things like bright purple paint; rear wings and a big 440 on the...

May 25, 2011 View more...

DECEMBER 14, 2017: FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CAR AUCTIONS

  Car auctions have become a TV hit thanks to extensive coverage over the last twenty years so auctions have been turned into show business.   They are run...

December 14, 2009 View more...

Most Viewed

My Star Showcase

ADVERTISE YOUR NEW PRODUCT HERE

  This is a prime piece of advertising real estate because it’s parked in the most dynamic car hobby e-zine in Canada. Go to this contact form and get...

December 7, 2018 View more...

MSCC MARKET REPORT 2019

  MSCC MARKET REPORT 2019   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...

July 13, 2016 View more...

MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MARCH 1-3: DETROIT, MI Autorama     MARCH 2: EDMONTON, AB Michener-Allen Automotive Auction   MARCH 8-10: CHICAGO, IL World of...

September 25, 2015 View more...

More At My Star

A FEW MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR OBSERVATIONS ABOUT CAR SHOWS

  A deep freeze winter will eventually give way to warmer weather and car shows.   We at MyStarCollectorCar look forward to this season with the same level of excitement as a kid on Christmas Eve who is still tuned into a Santa concept that includes a generous fat guy in the red and white See More

THE PLYMOUTH FORMERLY KNOWN AS VALIANT

  The North American debut of the Volkswagen Beetle took place in early 1949 when a Dutch businessman was able to ship a new one to New York.   By 1950, the floodgates were opened when the Beetle took North America by storm and became one of the most popular cars ever sold in the See More

“IT YARD DRIVES”, “SMOKES A LITTLE”, “NICE PROJECT” AND OTHER SCARY THINGS

  Car guys are notorious ad junkies.   They’ll look at ‘For Sale’ signs stuck on grocery store billboards, online, in newspapers, in magazines and taped to dusty old cars in back alleys.   That kind of research gives car guys deep insight into ad copy but for the less enthusiastic members of society, here’s See More

MSCC FEATURE: HOW THE REYNOLDS-ALBERTA MUSEUM HELPED FIGHT OFF WINTER CABIN FEVER

  I’ve been to the Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada many times but I’ve never seen the inside of the museum.   The big draw for me is their History Road Car Show in June because this is a first class event so I never see anything but the entrance to the museum.   See More

Editor’s Picks

MARCH 2019: A VERY RARE OLDS FUTURAMIC 88 TOWN SEDAN STEALS THE SHOW

  The post war years were a time of change for late 1940s cars in the North American market.   It took three model years (1946, ‘47 and ’48)...

March 18, 2019 View more...

MSCC FEATURE: HOW THE REYNOLDS-ALBERTA MUSEUM HELPED FIGHT OFF WINTER CABIN FEVER

  I’ve been to the Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, Canada many times but I’ve never seen the inside of the museum.   The big draw for me is...

March 13, 2019 View more...

RUST VALLEY RESTORERS—MORE DOCUDRAMA AND LESS EDUCATIONAL

  Full disclosure here—I want to be an impartial judge on this show but Jim and I were going by the White Post Auto Museum in Tappen, BC a...

January 27, 2019 View more...

NOVEMBER 23, 2018 FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: 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....

November 22, 2018 View more...

Car Shows and Events

FIVE QUESTIONS ABOUT ST ALBERT’S ROCK’N AUGUST

  St. Albert Rock’n August is one of the premiere events of the summer car show in Canada.   This is a massive event and it takes place over...

March 12, 2019
JULY 27, 2019 20th ANNUAL MICHENER ALLEN CLASSIC AND COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION

MICHENER-ALLEN AUCTIONS FEATURE: 1968 FIREBIRD 400 AT THE 20th ANNUAL COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION JULY 27, 2019     The best way to celebrate the 51st birthday of a classic...

June 19, 2017
EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW

EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW   TIME TO CONSIGN 1888 296 0528 EXT 102 FRIDAY DOORS OPEN 5PM – AUCTION...

April 21, 2017
MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MARCH 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MARCH 1-3: DETROIT, MI Autorama     MARCH 2: EDMONTON, AB Michener-Allen Automotive Auction   MARCH 8-10: CHICAGO, IL World of...

September 25, 2015

Ads

Ads responsive