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BADGES OF HONOR-HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT ON THE STREET

Badges of honor can be found under the hood on the air cleaner or valve covers or on the outside of a car.The muscle car era made things easy-if...

March 24, 2010 View more...
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MARCH 2010 STARS OF THE SHOW-IT’S ALL ABOUT HOLLYWOOD

A car meet is a lot like the Academy Awards-the big shows hand out trophies and everybody makes sure that their ride is ready for the public spotlight. But...

February 28, 2010 View more...
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FEBRUARY 2010 STARS OF THE SHOW:CAR SHOWS -THE BEST ENTERTAINMENT ON THE PLANET

There is nothing better than a sunny day and a car show-this is where you can live any automotive fantasy you can imagine. Car shows are the best family...

January 31, 2010 View more...
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JANUARY 2010 NEW YEAR’S VOW: TAKE A KID TO A CAR SHOW

We’ve stressed over and over at mystarcollectorcar.com how important the next generation is to the old car hobby. But you have to show them these classic cars and trucks...

January 1, 2010 View more...
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DECEMBER 2009-‘STARS OF THE SHOW’ THIS IS WHY WE GO TO SHOWS

To any car guys or girls a car show is their Christmas party and happily enough, we get to see quite a few Christmas parties during car show season....

November 29, 2009 View more...
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STARS OF THE SHOW-AUGUST 2009

It really is all about the show-after thousands of hours,a lot of blood,a lot of money and occasional marital discord.These are the results of the hours, blood and money...

August 1, 2009 View more...

STARS OF THE SHOW JULY 2009

It’s all about the show-the place where you and your car are part of this great world where a 52 Chevy can be found right next to a 71...

July 1, 2009 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...

February 12, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 5, 2011: IS IT TIME TO INVEST IN A COLLECTOR VEHICLE AND FORGET ABOUT WALL STREET?

  The only consistent feature about the stock market is its inconsistency.   The confusing variables that influence the rise and fall of shares are more complicated than the...

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OCTOBER 2, 2010: 1926 MODEL T–WHEN YOU BUILD THEM YOU SHOULD GET TO DRIVE ‘EM

    Deryl Honecker is the first to admit that he didn’t know much about Model Ts.   But he does have a wealth of restoration experience so he...

October 2, 2010 View more...

OCTOBER 1, 2009 “SCARY RIDES” 1987 CADILLAC HEARSE-THE CAR WITH THE WALT DISNEY CONNECTION

  Bob loves working on cars and he gets several hearses a year in his shop for repairs.   He developed a relationship with local members of a club...

October 1, 2009 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...

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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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THE HEAT OF THE MATTER: DRIVING OLD CARS DURING WINTER MONTHS

  I live in a Western Canadian subarctic climate region that has a short summer season and a long winter season.    There is no earthly reason to believe this grim annual meteorological reality will change during the course of my lifetime; given the fact I live in the northern half of the Northern Hemisphere See More

NOVEMBER 16 MSCC FEATURE FRIDAY: THE BALLAD OF THELMA PART THREE—TEST DRIVING THE 400 CHRYSLER LEAN BURN AFTER THE EFI RETROFIT

  After reinstalling the collector and the gas tank and connecting the pump to the gas tank, I was left with very little to finish up so I was able to wire up the rest of the harness and run the return fuel line to the tank. The harness was pretty simple: you pull power See More

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

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NOVEMBER 16 MSCC FEATURE FRIDAY: THE BALLAD OF THELMA PART THREE—TEST DRIVING THE 400 CHRYSLER LEAN BURN AFTER THE EFI RETROFIT

  After reinstalling the collector and the gas tank and connecting the pump to the gas tank, I was left with very little to finish up so I was...

November 15, 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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