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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...

OLD BAZOO AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE DIDSBURY CAR SHOW

  Didsbury, Alberta hosts one of our favorite annual car shows on our MyStarCollectorCar list.   It is one of the earliest major shows in our area and the...

May 13, 2017 View more...

THE NUMBERS GAME: WHO OWN THESE CUBIC INCH TITLES?

  There are several examples of cubic inch cross-overs when it comes to North American-built V-8s and there is ample room for debate about which manufacturer can lay claim...

March 18, 2016 View more...
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MAY 24, 2014 (JUNE 2014): A CUSTOMIZED 1953 CHEVROLET SUBURBAN CARRY ALL STEALS THE SHOW

  The 1947-54 Chevy Suburban truck had a basic design that changed very little over the course of seven years.   The cosmetic differences were fairly minimal by comparison...

May 24, 2014 View more...

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MARCH 12, 2013: THE ROCKFORD FILES BROKEN-NOSE FLEET-LARGE 1970S CARS FULL OF BAD GUYS ARE NEARLY EXTINCT

  I was looking at a big car collection recently and I noticed that it included a fair number of large 1970s sedans.   The nickname for these big...

March 12, 2013 View more...

MARCH 14, 2011-A 1955 CHEVROLET PICKUP TRUCK MAKES A DREAM COME TRUE FOR ITS OWNER

  The old car and truck hobby is typically the stuff of dreams for car guys.   We all have our dream rides, but real life intrudes into the...

March 14, 2011 View more...
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MARCH 1, 2010-1927 MODEL T-EVERY TRUE-BLUE FORD GUY SHOULD OWN ONE

    Boyd is a true-blue blooded, blue oval Ford guy.   He firmly believes that the Model T is the   sole reason for the company’s success since...

March 1, 2010 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...

December 14, 2009 View more...

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These are all great businesses and they support MyStarCollectorCar through their advertising  so we can continue to bring you our  insight into the old car hobby 365 days of...

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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...

August 3, 2017 View more...

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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F150 Wheel Offset Explained | The Haul How to Choose Wheel Offset for your Ford F150

  PAOLI, Pa. (June 18th, 2019) – Sunk, flush, rub, poke, backspacing—what does it all mean? In this episode of AmericanTrucks’ (AT) ‘The Haul’ YouTube video series, Justin Dugan talks about wheel offset and how to choose the right wheels for your Ford F150. What is offset? How will it affect wheel fitment? All this, See More

MSCC JUNE 19 “WHAT’S IT?” WEDNESDAY—ONE SIDE, TWO CLUES, ONE SOLUTION

  Most MSCC “What’s It?” Wednesday clues involve more than one side of the vehicle but today you get the same side—just a higher and lower angle.   This is the lower angle on the same side.     If these two angles don’t give you an answer, you can find a picture of the See More

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

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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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