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APRIL 1, 2009: MY STAR ARCHIVES: A 1968 BUICK RIVIERA ANSWERS AN ENGINEER’S DREAM

  Back in 1968 when this Riviera was born a typical owner was most likely to be a white collar professional.     Something like an Engineer. Fast-forward four...

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APRIL 1, 2009: MY STAR REVISITED APRIL 2009:CHALLENGER DAVE-1974 DODGE MAGIC

  The backbone of mystarcollectorcar is the average guy – Challenger Dave is the truest example of the average guy… He bought the ’74 after a long search.  ...

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APRIL 1, 2009: My Star – 1972 Chevelle

Gary Davis always liked the look of the early 70s Chevelle.   ‘Maybe it was the classic lines that were burned into his memory banks. Maybe it was the...

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APRIL 1, 2009: A LOOK BACK…MY STAR REVISITED-A BUILT TO DRIVE 1940 FORD

  Ron Stimson was a man on a mission back in the early 1990s.   He spent a year and a half on a quest for a 1933, 34,...

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MARCH 30, 2009 MY FAVORITE RIDE: 1965 RAMBLER AMBASSADOR-A VERY COOL BLEND OF STOCK AND RETRO

  Two things spring to mind when you first see this car and Mike Lloyd, its owner:    One-this is a great looking example of a solid mid-60’s sedan...

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MARCH 28, 2009: Lost Star – 1975 Monte Carlo- a bicentennial road trip machine

  Greg Chury was a freshly-minted high school grad back in 1976 when he bought a gently used 1975 Chevy Monte Carlo-the ultimate 70s bumper car.   Then he...

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MARCH 19, 2009: 1959 EDSEL STATION WAGON-THE FAMILY TRUCKSTER

  Most people over the age of 35 will remember the National Lampoon movie “Vacation” starring Chevy Chase.     It was based on the classic baby boomer nostalgia...

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JUNE 30, 2014: A CAR SHOW HELD RIGHT NEXT TO THE WORLD’S LARGEST LAMP

  One of our favorite car shows is held in one of the smallest communities we visit each year.   Donalda, Alberta, Canada is a friendly little village of...

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JUNE 7, 2013 (MY FAVORITE CAR): ’55 PLYMOUTH-A LOOK BACK AT THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY

    Debra Stoski was a typical teenager back in the 70s because her first car gave her the freedom and independence that comes with a new license and...

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JUNE 2, 2012: 57 DODGE SWEPTSIDE–MOPAR’S ANSWER TO THE CHEVY CAMEO AND THE FORD RANCHERO

  Today’s pickup trucks are light years away from your grandfather’s old International Harvester pickup.   They’re just under the size of a Greyhound with diesel power to match....

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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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ADVERTISE YOUR NEW PRODUCT HERE

  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...

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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...

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MSCC Products and Services Showcase

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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FEBRUARY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  FEBRUARY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   FEB 3: ANCASTER, ON Nostalgia Show and Sale 10:00am-3:00 pm 630 Trinity Road (Fairgrounds) 519-426-8875   FEB 8-10: INDIANAPOLIS, IN World...

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THE HAUL | The 2019 Ranger is Here!

  PAOLI, Pa. (February 19th, 2019) – In this episode of AmericanTrucks’ (AT) “The Haul” YouTube video series, Justin Dugan introduces the latest edition to AT’s vehicle fleet: A Lightning Blue 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew®. The reintroduction of the Ranger nameplate helps fill a void in Ford’s mid-sized truck line-up, which many blue oval See More

MSCC FEBRUARY 22 FEATURE FRIDAY: 1938 DODGE FOUR-DOOR SEDAN STEALS THE SPOTLIGHT AT A LOCAL REPAIR SHOP

  Dave Tychy is an old school car guy who built his automotive repair business (Cruisin’ Auto) into one of Central Alberta’s busiest shops.   Dave is willing to tackle both new and old vehicles because his shop and staff are able to handle mechanical challenges from any decade.   One of the more unusual See More

“IT YARD DRIVES”, “SMOKES A LITTLE”, “NICE PROJECT” AND OTHER SCARY THINGS

  Car guys are notorious ad junkies.   They’ll look at ‘For Sale’ signs stuck on grocery store billboards, online, in newspapers, in magazines and taped to dusty old cars in back alleys.   That kind of research gives car guys deep insight into ad copy but for the less enthusiastic members of society, here’s See More

MSCC FEBRUARY 20 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—SMASHED UP AND COVERED UP

  One of the most popular forms of a “What’s It?” clue is to use a smashed-up car so the first clue follows that pattern.   This second clue follows another “What’s It?” pattern with a covered-up clue.           If these clues don’t take you to the answer, you’ll find it below on See More

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FEBRUARY 2019: ’61 FARGO PICKUP – GRANDPA’S ORIGINAL TRUCK WAS LOST IN A HAIL OF SHOTGUN BLASTS

  The connection with old iron is found in the personal history of every car guy who ever coveted something old, outdated and worn out.   This lineage can...

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FEBRUARY 2019 ROAD WARRIORS – THEY COME IN MANY FORMS

  The Road Warrior is the most honorable facet of the car hobby because old iron looks great at a show but it looks spectacular on the road.  ...

February 15, 2019 View more...

RUST VALLEY RESTORERS—MORE DOCUDRAMA AND LESS EDUCATIONAL

  Full disclosure here—I want to be an impartial judge on this show but Jim and I were going by the White Post Auto Museum in Tappen, BC a...

January 27, 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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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...

June 19, 2017
EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW

EG AUCTIONS PRESENTS THE 13th ANNUAL RED DEER COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AND SPEED SHOW   TIME TO CONSIGN 1888 296 0528 EXT 102 FRIDAY DOORS OPEN 5PM – AUCTION...

April 21, 2017
FEBRUARY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  FEBRUARY 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS   FEB 3: ANCASTER, ON Nostalgia Show and Sale 10:00am-3:00 pm 630 Trinity Road (Fairgrounds) 519-426-8875   FEB 8-10: INDIANAPOLIS, IN World...

September 26, 2015

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