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NOVEMBER 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—A LOOK AT THE 2016 HERSHEY AAAC EASTERN REGIONAL FALL MEET

  There has been an AAAC Fall Meet in Hershey, PA every year since 1955.   That’s a remarkable history of excellence and the show never disappoints its spectators....

November 5, 2016 View more...
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OCTOBER 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW: THE MACUNGIE 2016 AND STRAUSSTOWN 2016 CAR SHOWS

  Macungie, PA hosted a massive car show back in August called “Das Awkscht Fescht”.   This the 53rd Annual show and it featured 800 cars including this 1959...

October 1, 2016 View more...
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SEPTEMBER 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW— GOODGUYS 15th GREAT NORTHWEST NATIONALS

SEPTEMBER 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW— GOODGUYS 15th GREAT NORTHWEST NATIONALS Goodguys car shows are in the top tier of the event schedule and they hosted their 15th...

September 3, 2016 View more...
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AUGUST 2016 STARS OF THE SHOW—IT’S THE BACK NINE OF THE SEASON

  Car shows are primarily a summer event so you associate them with all the classic things of summer.   Things like sun, fun, lazy days, vacations and the...

August 13, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JULY 2016 STARS OF THE SHOW—SUMMERTIME AND THE LIVING IS EASY

  July is the peak month for car shows.   The weather is prime time, the vacation time is booked and the old iron conventions (car shows) are booked...

July 9, 2016 View more...
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JUNE 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—A GLORIOUS MONTH FOR CAR SHOWS

  There’s a reason Dean Martin sang about June in January back in 1959.   June is the peak of daylight hours, leaves are new, flowers bloom and car...

June 24, 2016 View more...
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MAY 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—AN AUCTION IS REALLY A GREAT MID-WINTER CAR SHOW

  The car show off-season can be summed up in one word—winter.   Winter is an outdoor event killer in the truest sense unless you’re running a dog sled...

May 14, 2016 View more...
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APRIL 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—THOUGH APRIL SHOWERS MAY COME YOUR WAY

APRIL 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—THOUGH APRIL SHOWERS MAY COME YOUR WAY   April is one of those unpredictable months—particularly within the northern latitudes.   You don’t skate...

April 16, 2016 View more...
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MARCH 2016 MSCC STARS OF THE SHOW—THE BEST ONES COME IN ALL SHAPES AND SIZES

  There’s an argument in favor of brand-specific car shows.     For example, Volkswagen Beetle people are a different demographic than a rat rod crowd although both camps...

March 26, 2016 View more...
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FEBRUARY 2016 STARS OF THE SHOW—A LOOK BACK AT SCOTTSDALE AUCTION CAR WEEK

FEBRUARY 2016 STARS OF THE SHOW—A LOOK BACK AT SCOTTSDALE AUCTION CAR WEEK   There is a week where some of the most incredible iron on the planet gathers...

February 1, 2016 View more...

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MAY 24, 2014 (JUNE 2014): WHAT IN THE WORLD IS ‘WILD THING’? YOU HAVE TO SEE THIS TO BELIEVE IT!

  We see many unique custom rides over the course of a year, but this 1953 Buick may well be one of the most striking custom cars we have...

May 24, 2014 View more...
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MAY 1, 2012 STAR TRUCKIN’: 1975 GMC 6500 PUMPER TRUCK- A POST-RETIREMENT JOB FOR A FIREFIGHTER

  Frank Westphal wrote a song with the lyrics “Old soldiers never die, they just fade away. They just end their day.”   General Douglas MacArthur used this line...

May 1, 2012 View more...
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MAY 15, 2010: YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND:THE BROTHERHOOD OF THE CAR GUY

  I have yet to meet a genuine car guy who has never spent time on the side of the road.   “You want to join the old car...

May 15, 2010 View more...
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MAY 6, 2009: ’63 RUM RUNNER 427 FORD- THE “REVENUERS” WORST ENEMY

  We are reprinting this article about a very rare “Rum Runner” 1963 Ford Galaxie in its entirety.   Many many thanks to The Ford Galaxie Club of America...

May 6, 2009 View more...

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MSCC SEPTEMBER 2017 STARS OF THE SHOW: THE SUMMER OF 2017 PART ONE

MSCC SEPTEMBER 2017 STARS OF THE SHOW: THE SUMMER OF 2017 PART ONE   There were many car shows in 2017 and MSCC put on a lot of miles...

September 15, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARKET REPORT 2017

  MSCC MARKET REPORT 2017   Welcome to the newest feature at MyStarCollectorCar.   This will be a regional look at prices for collector vehicles based on actual sales...

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...

July 13, 2016 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...

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SEPTEMBER 21 MSCC FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE REASONS WE LIKE THE SEPTEMBER 1973 EDITION OF CAR CRAFT

  It has been many years since MyStarCollectorCar inherited a collection of old car magazines because of a series of events that started with a disgruntled bride who told her husband the old magazines were no longer welcome in their house.   We were happy to get the magazines because they covered the Seventies very See More

CONVERTIBLES WITH THE ROOF UP—HAVE WE BECOME TOO SOFT FOR SOFT TOPS?

  There was an era when virtually every car was a convertible.   It was called the horseless carriage era and very few carriages had a roof so the automobile followed suit.   Eventually every car had a roof unless you opted for the convertible option—then you ended up paying more for something that came See More

MSCC SEPTEMBER 20 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—TAKE BOTH CLUES IF YOU NEED THEM

2017 MSCC “WHAT’S IT?”   WEDNESDAY MSCC What’s It? Wednesday is back for 2017.   This is a weekly guessing game for car guys and it was one of the most popular new MSCC features in 2016.     MSCC SEPTEMBER 20 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—TAKE BOTH CLUES IF YOU NEED THEM   There’s a good reason See More

SELF HELP: HOW YOU CAN BECOME A BETTER PERSON-TACKLE A CAR PROJECT

  There is an entire industry devoted to people who need to climb out of life’s swamp and become a better person along the way.   We at MyStarCollectorCar are not exactly experts in this field, but we know self-help involves challenges and conquering same, so we pick a car project as a great way See More

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SEPTEMBER 2017 MSCC ROAD WARRIORS—SOME OF THE SIGHTS FROM SUMMER 2017

  Summer 2017 was a spectacular time for old iron on the streets because there was one sunny day after another.   Car guys love warm summer days so...

September 7, 2017 View more...
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SEPTEMBER 2017 COASTERS 50: THE ORIGINAL CANADIAN COASTER—A 1929 CHEVROLET LANDAU

    Regular MSCC readers are well aware of the Canadian Coasters Tour.   2017 marked the official start of the 50th Anniversary Tour but the Canadian Coasters lineup...

August 31, 2017 View more...
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THE ELUSIVE DODGE POLARIS: HOW A CLASSIC CAR BECAME A SNOWMOBILE

  Time is the sworn enemy of memory and accuracy.   I was at a self-serve gas station in a 1963 Plymouth when I met a friendly old cat...

August 30, 2017 View more...
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THE GUILD GARAGE: WHEN A HALF HOUR CAR SHOW JUST SEEMS LIKE AN HOUR

  Restoration Garage always lived up to its non-car guy producers’ goal to produce a docu-drama.   The producers appeared to believe in the standard TV playbook wherein a...

August 3, 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 AUCTION SEPTEMBER 20, 2017: 1985 CHEVY SILVERADO

1985 Chevrolet Silverado Regular Cab Make:   Chevrolet            Model:                 Silverado Drivetrain:           RWD      Ext Color:             Black Engine:                 5.7L 8 Cylinder Engine    Odometer Reading:...

June 19, 2017
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10TH ANNUAL RED DEER FALL FINALE & SPEED SHOW

 10TH ANNUAL RED DEER FALL FINALE & SPEED SHOW     COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION – CLASSIC CAR AUCTION The 10th Annual Fall Finale Classic Car Auction September 8th-10th, 2016 –...

April 21, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 2017 CARS SHOWS AND EVENTS: MyStarCollectorCar.com

It’s never too early to contact us about your club or community car show for 2017. Get your listing to us and take advantage of the exposure you’ll get...

October 9, 2015

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