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MAY 2019: ‘BABY’— THE VERY STYLISH 1950 CHEVY CUSTOM ½ TON

  A 1950 Chevrolet 1300 ½ ton truck is not a major typo here on the MyStarCollectorCar website.   The 1300 was built for the Canadian market and is...

May 10, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: A FORMER HIGH SCHOOL CHEVY GUY BUYS A 1967 DODGE CORONET 500

  High school is an interesting time of life for car guys.   Most of them have already developed brand loyalties when it comes to cars-but actual ownership may...

May 8, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: A RETIRED 1967 TDH-3501 GMC BUS IS NOW A COLD WAR MUSEUM ON WHEELS

  Some of our MyStarCollectorCar readers are old enough to remember the post-World War Two era known as the Cold War.   The 1950s and 1960s were a peak...

May 5, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: BABY BLUE–A 1964 ACADIAN CANSO CANUCK-ONLY CAR STRUTS ITS STUFF

  Acadian was a distinctly Canadian compact car when it debuted as a 1962 model for Pontiac dealerships in Canada.   The car was built for Canadian GM customers...

May 4, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: A BRADY BUNCH 1972 PLYMOUTH SATELLITE STATION WAGON IS A RARE BEAST ON THE ROAD

  Many older car guys will remember ‘The Brady Bunch’ TV situation comedy from the early 1970s.   It was always Marcia-Marcia-Marcia for most young male viewers- but there...

May 3, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: 1965 FORD F-100 –IT MADE UP FOR A LONG-LOST COURTING TRUCK

  There’s no question the foundation of the car hobby is a trip back in time.   This is a literal trip back in time because you’re driving something...

April 30, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: 1969 BARRACUDA FORMULA S 340—MOM GOT THE BALL ROLLING WITH A ’68 ROAD RUNNER

  Car guys are usually born into their brand loyalty because a grandfather, father, uncle or brother turned them into Chevy, Ford or Mopar guys.   Not many sons...

April 30, 2019 View more...

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JULY 30, 2016 THE OLD PICKUP TRUCK: A MALE RITE OF PASSAGE

  Pickup trucks have cultivated a strong image based upon their reason for existence: hard work.   They were designed to be mechanized beasts of burden and their owners...

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JULY 23, 2014 (AUGUST 2014): ’72 CHEVY PICKUP – THE LAST PROJECT FOR A MULTI-TALENTED CAR GUY

  One of the strengths of MyStarCollectorCar is a clearly defined tendency to live in the past.   This is a figurative and literal occurrence because stories and interviews...

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JUNE 26, 2014 (JULY 2014): WE CHASE DOWN THE OWNER OF A BEAUTIFUL CUSTOM 1949 CHEVY TRUCK

  Follow the crowd: It is a basic philosophy for our stories at MSCC because we like to go where the people go at car shows.   A large...

June 26, 2014 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...

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  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...

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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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MAY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MAY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MAY 2: RED DEER, AB Cruise Night***postponed to May 9th   MAY 2: REGINA, SK AAA Regina 6th Annual Auto Cinema...

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‘THE WONDER YEARS’: WHEN ‘THE FAMILY CAR’ EPISODE RUNS OVER REALITY

  ‘The Wonder Years’ was a nostalgic half hour comedy series about a kid’s life in the late 1960s and early 1970s that debuted in 1988 and crashed in 1993.   The show’s narrator was the adult version of Kevin Arnold, the kid who grew up in the Sixties.   Many among us can identify See More

Top F-150 Camping Mods | The Haul Get your F-150 Camping Ready

AMERICAN TRUCK   PAOLI, Pa. (May 15th, 2019) – Thanks to the recent growing popularity of overlanding, truck camping has become trendy due to its relaxing nature and simplicity. With that, Justin Dugan from AmericanTrucks recently put together this episode of the Haul titled, “Top F-150 Camping Mods”, with some helpful suggestions to help get See More

THE 2019 MIRROR CAR SHOW: SOMETIMES SIZE DOES NOT MATTER

  Mirror is a hamlet located in east Central Alberta and it has every molecule of the small town charm associated with every rural community.   Mirror is a friendly place where all of the residents welcome visitors every time they come to town.   Mirror hosts an annual event that showcases their community with See More

MSCC MAY 17 FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE GOOD WAYS TO GET INTO A FISTFIGHT AT A CAR SHOW

  The world of car shows is typically a beautiful place where people mingle freely and the world is similar to that ancient Coke commercial where a crowd is singing their hearts out (in perfect harmony) to the idealized song ‘I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing’.   Right up until it’s not a See More

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FLEX-A-LITE’S COLE QUINNELL EXPLAINS HOW YOUR RIDE CAN BEAT THE HEAT THIS SUMMER

  One of the biggest challenges faced by car guys is summer heat and its effect upon their beloved vehicles. In fact, the summer car show season can turn...

April 24, 2019 View more...

FIVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CHARLESGLEN TOYOTA STEEL DREAMZ CAR SHOW

  The car show season is full of great events thanks to hardworking volunteers and sponsors who step up to support the show.   Many of these shows dedicate...

April 8, 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...

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...

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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...

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JUNE 22, 2019 EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 12th ANNUAL PREMIERE COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AT THE GREY EAGLE CASINO

  COLLECTOR CAR AUCTIONS – CLASSIC CAR AUCTIONS EG Auctions Is Proud To Present: Our 12th Annual Calgary Premier Collector Car Auction at the Grey Eagle Casino! SATURDAY MAIN...

April 21, 2017
MAY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  MAY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   MAY 2: RED DEER, AB Cruise Night***postponed to May 9th   MAY 2: REGINA, SK AAA Regina 6th Annual Auto Cinema...

September 21, 2015

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