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JUNE 2019: 1983 15TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION HURST OLDS—THE BEST WAY TO SHAKE A BAD MEMORY

  Most car guys have a misspent youth story about a long lost car.   Typically these stories don’t have a happy ending because too many of them end...

May 31, 2019 View more...

JUNE 2019: ’68 FIREBIRD—IT ONLY TOOK 26 YEARS TO GET IT RIGHT

  A surprising number of car projects are measured in decades—not years.   There are many reasons for this but the biggest one is the complexity of a major...

May 31, 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...

May 29, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: 1963 THUNDERBIRD LIMITED EDITION LANDAU—THE PRINCESS MONACO T-BIRD

  Madison Avenue and Detroit have worked together since the days of the Model T.   The advertisers pumped up the actual features of the car in question to...

May 25, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: 1937 GRAHAM 116 SUPERCHARGER SEDAN—THIS ONE IS DEFINITELY NOT A MUSEUM PIECE

  Rare cars from the 1930s often end up in museums instead of on the open road because they’re too valuable to risk any time in the real world....

May 22, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: ’69 DATSUN 2000—IT STARTED 53 YEARS AGO WITH THAT FIRST RIDE

  Every car guy has one vehicle that really reached out to them.   Typically this happens at a time when they were young and impressionable so the car...

May 19, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: A 1966 APACHE SAND SHARK DUNE BUGGY WITH A TOUCH OF MANX

  Bruce Meyers is considered to be the father of dune buggies because he created the Meyers Manx in 1964.   The Meyers Manx was an instant sensation in...

May 15, 2019 View more...

MAY 2019: 1941 FORD HERRINGTON FIRE TRUCK—FROM WWII AIR FORCE CRASH TRUCK TO A SMALL TOWN FIRE DEPARTMENT

  Every fire truck on the planet has many stories to tell—it’s the nature of the business.   Most emergency vehicles do their service in one area but fire...

May 12, 2019 View more...

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...

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SEPTEMBER 11, 2012: HONK IF YOU LOVE THE CLASSIC SOUND OF A REAL CAR HORN FROM THE PAST

  Horns have always been a very important part of a car.   They were invented to warn drivers of other drivers on the road.   They were invented...

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AUGUST 3, 2011: 1956 FORD F-100 RESTO-MOD HAS AN OLD SCHOOL BLUE OVAL MAKEOVER

  The first thing you notice about Phil Sicotte’s purple and white 1956 Ford F-100 is the big crowd around the vehicle.   Phil’s truck is an amazing blend...

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JULY 6, 2010 1951 DODGE LIMO-GOOD ENOUGH FOR MARILYN MONROE AND ROBERT MITCHUM

  Sixty years ago a film called “River of No Return” was filmed in Jasper National Park Alberta Canada.   The two stars of the movie were Marilyn Monroe...

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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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CLASSIC VEHICLES FOR SALE

EG AUCTIONS 12th ANNUAL CALGARY PREMIERE AUCTION–JUNE 21-23   Call to consign 888 296 0528 toll free Or email consign@egauctions.com Also we have 100 pieces of no reserve automobilia...

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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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JUNE 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  JUNE 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS     MAY 31-JUNE 2: THREE HILLS, AB Cruise Weekend   JUNE TBD: WINFIELD, AB Wheels in Winfield Show & Shine  ...

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YOUTUBE CAR SHOWS—THE REAL CAR GUYS ARE ONLINE

  We all know the players in mainstream car guy TV.   They come and go depending on how many years they’ve been on their shows, but most car guy TV stars are instantly recognizable to automotive-related viewers.   MyStarCollectorCar has looked at and assessed many conventional car guy TV shows over the years so See More

FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND WAS A CAR SHOW TRIPLE-HEADER HERE AT MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  There is nothing better than a car show here at MyStarCollectorCar-except for three car shows in two days.   The automotive trifecta began on Friday night in Red Deer, Alberta at the Michener Extendicare, then included Saturday shows at Cam Clark Ford in Airdrie, Alberta with the Alberta Mustang Association show, and concluded with See More

Top 3 S197 Panhard Bars from AmericanMuscle Best-of Options for your 2005-2014 Mustang

  PAOLI, Pa. (June 12, 2019) – For all of the Mustang purists out there piloting their ‘Stang through a traditional live-axle rear end, AmericanMuscle’s (AM) Justin Dugan produced this ‘Best of’ video featuring three popular Panhard Bars for 2005-2014 S197 Mustangs. For those not in the know, an adjustable Panhard Bar is a vital See More

MSCC JUNE 14 FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE GOOD REASONS WHY SCHOOL IS NEVER OUT AT MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  It is not exactly a secret that MyStarCollectorCar has spent the past 10 years learning the ropes as Canada’s go-to online source for the car hobby.   Summer may be upon us-but school is always in session for MyStar because every day of every year is part of the learning curve when it comes See More

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HISTORY ROAD 2019: COLD WAR MOTORS, A DORIS DAY CONNECTION— WE LOVE THIS CAR SHOW

  One of MyStarCollectorCar’s favorite events is History Road held in June every year at the famous Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta.   The museum runs with the big...

June 8, 2019 View more...

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...

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...

EG AUCTIONS 2019 Calgary Collector Car Auction June 22, 2019

  EG Auctions Is Proud To Present: Our 12th Annual Calgary Premier Collector Car Auction at the Grey Eagle Casino! SATURDAY MAIN EVENT June 22ND – 2019 INDOORS!!!! CONVENTION...

May 31, 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
JUNE 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS

  JUNE 2019 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS     MAY 31-JUNE 2: THREE HILLS, AB Cruise Weekend   JUNE TBD: WINFIELD, AB Wheels in Winfield Show & Shine  ...

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