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FEBRUARY 2016: ’86 GLHS—A DIFFERENT FORM OF MOPAR MUSCLE

    The 1980s were a carryover from the 1970s because cars had become lukewarm in the performance department.     ‘There was little the manufacturers could do after...

February 16, 2016 View more...
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MARCH 27, 2013 (APRIL 2013) A WILD 1989 VOLVO- A CLARK KENT CAR WITH A BIG SURPRISE UNDER THE HOOD

       240 model Volvos are not the stuff of car guy dreams.   ‘They look like something that should have a front door where you can grab...

March 27, 2013 View more...
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MARCH 1, 2012: A 1972 DATSUN 510 STATION WAGON HAS A PRACTICAL SIDE FOR ITS OWNER

  Terry Hackiner loves the Datsun 510 models and believes that people either “love or hate” these iconic little Japanese compacts from a bygone era.   ‘The 510s had...

March 1, 2012 View more...
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NOVEMBER 2, 2011: THIS MILD LOOKING 1970 DATSUN 510 IS AN ABSOLUTE MONSTER IN DISGUISE

  Datsun 510s were built for one reason-affordability.   ‘They were peppy little cars with a practical boxy exterior that meshed well with a roomy interior.’   They were...

November 2, 2011 View more...
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OCTOBER 1, 2010:1971 VW HOW A NON-CAR GUY FINALLY SAW THE LIGHT

  Jayson Klause never considered himself to be a car guy.   He was totally into mountain bikes in his younger years and saw little or no reason for...

October 1, 2010 View more...
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OCTOBER 1, 2009: SCARY RIDES A 1989 DODGE CARAVAN: A STONE-COLD TUNER CAR KILLER

  Lee Iacocca saved Chrysler Corporation in the early 80s when he introduced the ultimate family wagon called the minivan.   A new generation of young families bought these...

October 1, 2009 View more...

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MAY 5, 2013: CAN YOU ID AN OLD CAR OR TRUCK? DON’T GET IT WRONG WHEN YOU GO PUBLIC.

  One of the best things about old iron is the learning curve.   Every conversation with a car guy is a free education about the car or truck...

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MAY 4, 2013: RELEASE FROM THE DEATH GRIP OF WINTER: CAR SHOW SEASON IS BACK

  Winter is pretty much a long and pointless season once we get by Christmas.   This winter in our area seemed as long as a symposium on folk...

May 4, 2013 View more...
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MAY 2, 2013: THE CAR GUY JARGON LESSON PART THREE: KNOW YOUR CAR TALK

  Last year we ran two articles about the language of car guys.   New visitors to the car hobby may wonder just what exactly are these car guys...

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MAY 2, 2013: TEN WAYS WOMEN ARE HEADED DOWN THE SAME ROAD AS OLD CARS IN RELATIONSHIPS

  TEN WAYS WOMEN ARE HEADED DOWN THE SAME ROAD AS OLD CARS IN RELATIONSHIPS   Recently MSCC took a look at 10 ways that men are similar to...

May 2, 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...

October 26, 2015 View more...
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JUNE 2017 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS: MyStarCollectorCar

Help us out and give us your information about your show so it’s accurate. The sooner we have it, the more exposure you get. These pages get massive traffic...

October 11, 2015 View more...

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A CAR SHOW HONORS THE MEMORY OF A YOUNG CAR GUY

  John Dolliver was a young car guy who was willing to ensure the car hobby would be left in good hands with his generation.   John had just graduated from high school in 2016 and wanted to pursue a career as a mechanic.   John also wanted to restore his rusted 1993 Dodge truck See More

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

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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.  ...

May 11, 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

June 23, 2017
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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  ...

June 19, 2017
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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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JUNE 2017 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS: MyStarCollectorCar

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October 11, 2015

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