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NOVEMBER 2018: THE FAMILY FARGO–THE STORY BEHIND A 1948 CANUCK TRUCK

  Monte Howerton was a practical young guy when he bought a 1948 Fargo pickup truck 70 years ago.   Monte worked in western Canada’s oil patch and he...

November 7, 2018 View more...

NOVEMBER 2018: 1975 JENSEN INTERCEPTOR MARK III—THIS IS WHAT AN UNRESTORED BRITISH SUPER CAR LOOKS LIKE

  Survivors are a hot commodity in the car hobby.   Every car guy dreams about finding a mint GTO, Mustang GT 350 or hemi Road Runner in an...

November 4, 2018 View more...

NOVEMBER 2018: A DODGE L-600 FAN FINALLY GETS HIS BIG TRUCK

  Dave Kirk was an impressionable young kid when he became a fan of the unique Dodge L-600 medium duty 3-ton truck.   The big workhorse resembled an A-100...

November 2, 2018 View more...

NOVEMBER 2018; A 1947 MONARCH CONVERTIBLE IS AN EXTREMELY RARE FORD OF CANADA MODEL

  Ford of Canada produced different models before the 1965 Auto Pact agreement that ensured the United States and Canada would produce more models that ran under the same...

October 31, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 31, 2018: 1967 CHEVY IMPALA 4-DOOR HARDTOP—SUPERNATURAL PLAYED A HUGE ROLE IN THIS PROJECT ‘TRICKSTER’

  Tribute cars are always a huge draw at a car show.   The biggest factor is instant recognition because a famous car attracts people like a dog to...

October 30, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 2018: A RETIRED MOUNTIE FINALLY GETS HIS ROAD RUNNER

  Lawrence Aimoe spent many years in law enforcement with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.   The RCMP mottos may have included the “Always Get Their Man” slogan-but it...

October 27, 2018 View more...

MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR PICKS THE PRETTIEST GOAT IN THE PONTIAC HERD

  Pontiac hit a home run when it introduced the Pontiac GTO in 1964 and took a bold new step in muscle cars from the GM stable.   John...

October 26, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 2018: A PROUD CAR GIRL HAS HER PERFECT HOT ROD: A 1926 MODEL T COUPE

  Dana Henry is proud to be a car girl and 1960s-era hot rod fan.   Her father liked hot rods when he was a young car guy and...

October 24, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 2018: A 1976 CHEVETTE WITH A 383 STROKER SHIFTS INTO BEAST MODE

  In 1976, General Motors jumped into the sub-compact market with the Chevette.   The little car was built to counteract a new world of higher gasoline prices that...

October 21, 2018 View more...

OCTOBER 2018: 1965 OLDS 442—THIS FULLY LOADED SURVIVOR IS A PRETTY GOOD CONSOLATION PRIZE

  Car guys typically have a well-defined game plan when they’re in the hunt for a classic.   They know what they want and once the hut is on...

October 18, 2018 View more...

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OCTOBER 6, 2012: NEWS FLASH–REALITY SHOULD RIDE SHOTGUN WHEN YOU BUY A VINTAGE VEHICLE

  I had a conversation with a car guy the other day and he was a little agitated about a recent car sale.   This guy is unfazed by...

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OCTOBER 2, 2011 STAR TRUCKIN’: ’27 TT ANOTHER REASON WHY THE HENRY FORD LEGEND WILL NEVER DIE

  Terrence McBride is the proud owner of a 1927 Model TT truck, and guys like him are the reason that Henry Ford’s best idea will always be around...

October 2, 2011 View more...

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...

April 2, 2010 View more...

OCTOBER 1, 2009: CANADIAN IRON-77 DODGE ROYAL MONACO –AN OLD POLICE CAR A NEW LEASE ON LIFE

  Obvious question-why is this vintage police car scary?   Obvious answer-how do those lights look in your rear view mirror when you know you’ve been speeding?   Fortunately...

October 1, 2009 View more...

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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, 2017 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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DECEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  DEC 1: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction DEC 13: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Unreserved Timed  Auction DEC 15: CALGARY, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction     DEC...

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A DODGE IS NOT A FARGO…A PLYMOUTH IS NOT A DODGE

  A recent ad on a popular buy/sell website listed a 1960 Dodge Fargo for sale.   The pickup truck was indeed a Dodge-not a Dodge Fargo (or even a Fargo) for that matter.   The truck in question was a full-fledged 1960 Dodge D-100 pickup in survivor condition.   Just for the record, Fargo See More

AMERICAN TRUCKS FORD F-150 ECOBOOST BUILD

AMERICAN TRUCKS PAOLI, Pa. (December 12th, 2018– Load the parts cannon it’s time for an F150 Ecoboost Street Build fromAmericanTrucks! In this episode of The Haul Justin Dugan grabs the keys to one of his fellow coworker’s 3.5L Ecoboost equipped 2017 F150 Lariat SuperCrew for some street-able, family-friendly upgrades. From bolt-ons to tuning and dyno See More

AMERICAN MUSCLE–UNLEASH THE BEAST

https://www.americantrucks.com/the-haul-dec2018.html AMERICAN MUSCLE Challenger parts have been a hit on AmericanMuscle ever since we have added them earlier this year. This holiday season, our most-popular product category just happens to be our Giveaway for this month. Coincidence? I think not!   AmericanMuscle’s latest giveaway, “Unleash the Beast”, gives participants a chance to win the exhaust system of See More

MSCC DEC 13 FEATURE FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE CLASSICS YOU’LL RARELY SEE AT A CAR SHOW

  Car shows are like grocery chains because they’re designed to showcase popular items.   Walk down the same aisle in the same franchise in any city and you’ll find the produce section in the same place in every store.   Retailers know what’s popular so they don’t want you to work too hard to See More

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DECEMBER 2018: A 1954 CUSTOM CHEVY PICKUP IS ALSO A DAILY DRIVER-SUMMER AND WINTER

  A 1954 Chevy truck was built to perform during a bygone era when they were used every month of the year.   These vehicles were built for hard...

December 10, 2018 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...

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...

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA EG AUCTIONS CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 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...

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 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
FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA EG AUCTIONS CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

FEBRUARY 8-10, 2019 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...

April 21, 2017
DECEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  DEC 1: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction DEC 13: EDMONTON, AB  Michener Allen Unreserved Timed  Auction DEC 15: CALGARY, AB  Michener Allen Auto Auction     DEC...

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