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NOVEMBER 24, 2009 CANADIAN IRON (DEC. 09): 1969 PONTIAC BEAUMONT-THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY CAR

  Back in 1969 Larry Bischke was looking for a car that was practical, but not boring and he was shopping at his local Pontiac-Buick dealership.   As luck...

November 24, 2009 View more...
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NOVEMBER 24, 2009: FROM A VOLVO 123 GT TO A 1968 MUSTANG COUPE-AN UNLIKELY JOURNEY

  Dennis Sells had to make a difficult decision back in May 1978-he had to trade in his British racing green Volvo 123 GT for a brand new Ford...

November 24, 2009 View more...
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NOVEMBER 24, 2009: 1960 RAMBLER AMERICAN “EDDIE RUMBLER” :HOW A HOLLYWOOD STAR FOUND A NEW HOME

Eddie Nash is very proud of his last name so it’s no surprise that a guy named Nash would buy an American Motors product-after all they come from the...

November 24, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009: 1948 PLYMOUTH CONVERTIBLE-THE HEMI WITH THE GM PACEMAKER.

  Chuck Grote is a true old school hot rodder.   He comes from a world where a group of guys could take a stock Anglia with a sewing...

October 31, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009: 1979 PONTIAC TRANS AM-A NEED FOR AN EXTRA TWO PASSENGERS: A LIFE TIME BOND

  Edie Adams wasn’t a typical Pontiac Trans Am buyer back in 1979-in fact she was barely aware of the “Smokey and the Bandit” blockbuster movie phenomena at the...

October 31, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009: 37 YEARS OF A GRANDE RELATIONSHIP: 1972 MUSTANG GRANDE

  Otto Dusak is clearly a detail guy.   He bought his 1972 Mustang Grande brand new from his local Ford dealership and still has every bit of documentation...

October 31, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009: 1928 MODEL A-THE CAR BUILT FOR A GUY AT A COMFORTABLE POINT IN LIFE

  Lloyd Meadows is at comfortable point in life after years of hard work in the real estate business so he started looking for something from his past.  ...

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OCTOBER 31, 2009: CANADIAN IRON 1960 PONTIAC LAURENTIAN-SOMETIMES THEY DON’T HAVE TO BE SLAMMED

  Murray Larsen is a young guy so he wouldn’t have been a typical owner of a 1960 Pontiac 4-door sedan when it was new.   In fact, the...

October 31, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009: 1957 CHEVROLET BLACK WIDOW-THE ORIGINAL BAD BOY NASCAR CHEV

  Long before a guy named Dale “The Intimidator” Earnhardt drove a mean-looking black Chevy into NASCAR history there was another black Chevy that dominated–a mean and nasty fuel...

October 31, 2009 View more...
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OCTOBER 31, 2009:1927 FORD MODEL T — THE STEALTH HOT ROD WITH A MODEL T MOTOR

  Dennis Halpin is a lifetime hot rodder so when he found this ’27 Model T his plan was simple-more power.   The hot-rodders battle cry.   Dennis made...

October 31, 2009 View more...

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FEBRUARY 5, 2011: WHY AM I NOT BUYING INTO THIS KID? HAVE I GOTTEN THAT CYNICAL?

  A recent ad on the Kijiji website prompted a lot of buzz because a 19-year-old kid wanted to get an old collector car-for free.   He is a...

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FEBRUARY 27, 2011 (MARCH 2011) STAR TRUCKIN’: SURVIVOR THE WORLD’S NICEST 1974 DODGE VAN

  Survivor cars are the new gold standard for car collectors.   The ultimate dream for collectors is finding and purchasing a documented low mileage 427 Vette-you can do...

February 27, 2011 View more...

APRIL 2, 2010: FUSION GLASS LTD. RED DEER -THE CAR GUY GLASS SPECIALISTS

Fusion Glass Ltd. 101-6660 Taylor Dr Red Deer, AB T4P1Y3 (403) 342-1990 FUSION GLASS Andrew Pankratz is a hands-on guy. He’s also a car guy and he loves the...

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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...

February 1, 2010 View more...

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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...

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DECEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  DEC 1: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction DEC 13: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Unreserved Timed  Auction DEC 15: CALGARY, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction     DEC...

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THE FIVE SENSES AND HOW THEY APPLY TO OLD CARS

  Every one of our five senses are easily applied to vintage vehicles.   We even have a sixth sense (like the kid in the movie of the same name) because car guys can also see dead cars.   However, we at MyStarCollectorCar will stick to the standard five senses to show how they influence See More

AUTO ARCHEOLOGY: HOW HUDSON BECAME PART OF THE MOPAR CLAN

  The Hudson was a standalone brand thrown into a massive car brand brawl that occurred during the early 20th century.   Self-propelled cars were a controversial concept and still encountered strong resistance from the horse-and-buggy crowd in 1909 when the Hudson debuted on the crowded car manufacturer scene.     Car makers had not See More

FIVE REASONS TO WATCH HOT ROD ’79—A 50S ROCK AND ROLL CAR MOVIE WITH A 70S VIBE

  Most of us are well aware of classic car movies like, Christine, Vanishing Point or American Graffiti but there are other lesser known movies that didn’t achieve the same cult following.   There’s always a good reason for this.   Recently, I found a made-for-TV movie called Hot Rod ’79 (Rebel of the Road) See More

DECEMBER 7 MSCC FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE IMPORTANT QUESTIONS THAT NEED TO BE ASKED ABOUT A WINTER CAR PROJECT

  A car project is not for the faint of heart.   If Indiana Jones was a car guy, he would likely encounter more hazards and frightening situations during a car project than in an ancient, dangerous movie cavern.   MyStarCollectorCar has touched upon this notion many times over the years because every car project See More

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DECEMBER 2018: A 1954 CUSTOM CHEVY PICKUP IS ALSO A DAILY DRIVER-SUMMER AND WINTER

  A 1954 Chevy truck was built to perform during a bygone era when they were used every month of the year.   These vehicles were built for hard...

December 10, 2018 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...

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...

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA EG AUCTIONS CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 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...

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 27, 2019 20th 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...

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FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA EG AUCTIONS CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 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...

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DECEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  DEC 1: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction DEC 13: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Unreserved Timed  Auction DEC 15: CALGARY, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction     DEC...

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