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MSCC STAR OF THE WEEK: 1952 CHEVY TIN WOODIE WAGON-WINNER IN A VERY COMPETITIVE WEEK

MSCC STAR OF THE WEEK: 1952 CHEVY TIN WOODIE WAGON-WINNER IN A VERY COMPETITIVE WEEK One of the biggest advantages to living in an area with a high car...

April 29, 2013 View more...
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STAR OF THE WEEK: 1976 OLDSMOBILE 442- COOL IN A NON-COOL ERA

STAR OF THE WEEK: 1976 OLDSMOBILE 442- COOL IN A NON-COOL ERA Not many people look back at the mid-to-late 1970s and say “what a cool era”. There was...

April 22, 2013 View more...
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APRIL 21 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1947 CHRYSLER…RATTIES COME IN MANY FORMS

APRIL 21 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1947 CHRYSLER…RATTIES COME IN MANY FORMS Rat rods have made many appearances on the pages of MSCC and in most cases they’re something...

April 15, 2013 View more...
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APRIL 14 MSCC STAR OF THE WEEK: HAVANA DAYDREAMIN’ IN A ’51 CHEVY CONVERTIBLE

APRIL 14 MSCC STAR OF THE WEEK: HAVANA DAYDREAMIN’ IN A ’51 CHEVY CONVERTIBLE There’s a place left in the world where a day on the street in a...

April 7, 2013 View more...
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APRIL 7 STAR OF THE WEEK:WINTER IS JUST A CONCEPT TO A COMMITTED CAR GUY IN A 29 MODEL A

APRIL 7 STAR OF THE WEEK:WINTER IS JUST A CONCEPT TO A COMMITTED CAR GUY IN A 29 MODEL A Car guys are patient by nature. That’s the only...

April 1, 2013 View more...
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MARCH 31 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’61 BUICK-THE UPHILL BATTLE BEGINS ON A TRAILER

MARCH 31 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’61 BUICK-THE UPHILL BATTLE BEGINS ON A TRAILER This ’61 Buick was on a trailer last Wednesday and clearly it was destined for...

March 24, 2013 View more...
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MARCH 24 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1969 PONTIAC 2+2 CONVERTIBLE– IT HAD TO BE A SUMMER SHOT

MARCH 24 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1969 PONTIAC 2+2 CONVERTIBLE– IT HAD TO BE A SUMMER SHOT There’s no doubt that this has been an extremely long winter in...

March 17, 2013 View more...
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MARCH 17 STAR OF THE DAY: ST PADDY’S DAY-1968 CAMARO, ERIN GO BRAGH STYLE

MARCH 17 STAR OF THE DAY: ST PADDY’S DAY-1968 CAMARO, ERIN GO BRAGH STYLE The Star of the Week landed on St Paddy’s Day so anything less than a...

March 11, 2013 View more...
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MARCH 10 STAR OF THE WEEK:’61 CORVAIR LAKEWOOD-RARE WAGON, HOLLYWOOD LEGACY

MARCH 10 STAR OF THE WEEK:1961 CORVAIR LAKEWOOD-RARE WAGON WITH A HOLLYWOOD LEGACY Corvair guys know exactly how rare these Lakewood wagons are in general but the Hollywood legacy...

March 3, 2013 View more...
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MAR 2 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE “THINGS YOU DON’T SEE MUCH ANYMORE” FILE-M-BODY 5th AVENUE

MARCH 2 STAR OF THE WEEK: FROM THE “THINGS YOU DON’T SEE MUCH ANYMORE” FILE-M-BODY FIFTH AVENUE Picking a Star of the Week isn’t like picking the Prom Queen...

February 18, 2013 View more...

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SEPTEMBER 16, 2015: THE DISAPPEARED…WHAT WAS ONCE COMMON IS NOW HISTORY

  Memories from the past is the only place where we can find some of automotive history’s most popular rides.   Most of us are too young to remember...

September 16, 2015 View more...
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APRIL 7, 2015: THE NAME GAME–HOW TO UNDERSTAND THE CAR GUY LANGUAGE OF LOVE

  A photo of several abandoned trucks at an abandoned work site came across my newsfeed and became the basis for this piece on car guy lingo.   The...

April 7, 2015 View more...
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SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 (OCTOBER 2014): JUST DON’T CALL IT A RAT ROD: THIS IS A ’51 FORD LEAD SLED

  We met Joel Henry a few years ago shortly after he and his wife Dana moved east from their Lower Mainland home.   They have an ideal marriage...

September 26, 2014 View more...
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APRIL 26, 2014 (MAY 2014): 1959 STUDEBAKER SILVER HAWK— UNIQUE CAR AND A UNIQUE OWNER

  Studebaker Silver Hawks were a high point in 1950s styling.   They were clean, well-engineered and unique cars.   They were also underrated in terms of performance as...

April 26, 2014 View more...

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JULY 2018 ROAD WARRIORS—THIS IS WHY SUMMER IS ACTUALLY A COOL SEASON

  Winter is the enemy of classic iron but summer is its best friend.   That’s why you’ll see cars like this shoebox Ford in the summer months because...

July 13, 2018 View more...
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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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JULY 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

JULY 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS     JUNE 29-JULY 1: BRUDENELL PEI,  PEI Street Rod Association’s 40th Annual Show ‘n Shine   JULY 1: SALTSPRING ISLAND, BC Canada...

October 3, 2015 View more...

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TWO GREAT CAR SHOWS AND ONE NOT-SO-GREAT CAR GUY

  MyStarCollectorCar was able to attend two car shows in one day this past weekend and gathered some great stories along the way.   Unfortunately we left a story on the table when we encountered the owner of a 1961 Olds F-85 who decided to turn a simple car interview into a highly annoying and See More

JULY 20 FIVE FOR FRIDAY: FIVE REASONS WHY A CLASSIC FOUR-DOOR MAKES SENSE

  The four-door sedan is Door #3 in the car hobby.   They’re the consolation prize; they’re the last kid picked on the baseball team; they’re the out of options default position for car guys.   Is that really fair?     No it’s not fair so here are five reasons why the four-door collector See More

MSCC JULY 18 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—SMASHED UP CLUES ARE STILL BETTER THAN NO CLUES

  WELCOME TO MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY FOR 2018   This is the third year for MSCC “What’s It?” Wednesday.   This feature was an overnight success back in 2016 so the only thing to do was keep it rolling in 2018.   Look for the first clue at the top of the section and See More

FIVE THINGS THAT ARE BETTER LEFT UNSAID AT CAR SHOWS

  MyStarCollectorCar has spent plenty of time at car shows over many years and we have heard a lot of different things during that long time frame.   So have the car guys and girls who have brought their vehicles and entered them in a show.     One of the topics that pops up See More

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TWO GREAT CAR SHOWS AND ONE NOT-SO-GREAT CAR GUY

  MyStarCollectorCar was able to attend two car shows in one day this past weekend and gathered some great stories along the way.   Unfortunately we left a story...

July 21, 2018 View more...
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JULY 28, 2018 MICHENER ALLEN COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION SHOWCASES THIS ’69 CHARGER RT TRIBUTE

            ’69 Charger RT Tribute–click here for all the details.   FUNDER WHEELS FORMULA 1 GO CART     *Here’s the incredible history behind...

June 25, 2018 View more...
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11th Annual Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018

11th Annual Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018 COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION – CLASSIC CAR AUCTION The 11th Annual Fall Finale Classic Car Auction September 7th...

May 31, 2018 View more...
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THE BALLAD OF THELMA: PART 1–CAN A HOLLEY SNIPER EFI SAVE THE DAY?

  Thelma is a member of our family.   She’s our 1977 Chrysler Newport.   She’s the two-door model with the Chrysler 400 cubic-inch engine.     She’s named...

May 26, 2018 View more...

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JULY 28, 2018 MICHENER ALLEN COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION SHOWCASES THIS ’69 CHARGER RT TRIBUTE

            ’69 Charger RT Tribute–click here for all the details.   FUNDER WHEELS FORMULA 1 GO CART     *Here’s the incredible history behind...

June 25, 2018
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SAINT ALBERT ROCK’N AUGUST—THE BIG SHOW RETURNS AUGUST 7-11

  Rock’n August is one of Western Canada’s biggest annual car shows.   The whole community gets behind this week-long event because this is a showcase for the best...

December 16, 2017
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JULY 28, 2018 19th 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
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11th Annual EG AUCTION Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018

11th Annual EG AUCTION Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018   COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION – CLASSIC CAR AUCTION The 11th Annual Fall Finale Classic Car...

April 21, 2017

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