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MSCC APRIL 16 STAR OF THE WEEK: ‘56 DODGE PANEL—THIS ONE MAY RETIRE…OR NOT

  MSCC APRIL 16 STAR OF THE WEEK: ‘56 DODGE PANEL—THIS ONE MAY RETIRE…OR NOT   Panel trucks were the default choice of every plumber, electrician, carpenter or delivery...

April 15, 2017 View more...
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MSCC APRIL 2 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1970 HEMI CHARGER RT—DISTINCTIVELY CLASSIC MOPAR MUSCLE

  MSCC APRIL 2 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1970 HEMI CHARGER RT—DISTINCTIVELY CLASSIC MOPAR MUSCLE     There are few distinctive rides in the 2017 car brochures.   There...

April 1, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARCH 19 STAR OF THE WEEK: LATE JULY—PERFECT WEATHER FOR CLASSIC MUSCLE

  MSCC MARCH 19 STAR OF THE WEEK: LATE JULY—PERFECT WEATHER FOR CLASSIC MUSCLE   Classic muscle cars were always a little temperamental.   The amped up cams, higher...

March 18, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARCH 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’55 CHRYSLER C-300—GROUND ZERO FOR THE MUSCLE CAR ERA

  MSCC MARCH 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’55 CHRYSLER C-300—GROUND ZERO FOR THE MUSCLE CAR ERA   The term muscle car is a moving target but generally it...

March 11, 2017 View more...
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MSCC MARCH 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: A PANTHER PINK ’70 CHARGER SHOULD ALWAYS LEAD THE PARADE

  MSCC MARCH 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: A PANTHER PINK ’70 CHARGER SHOULD ALWAYS LEAD THE PARADE   Car shows are great entertainment because you get to see...

March 4, 2017 View more...
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MSCC FEBRUARY 19 STAR OF THE WEEK: AMPHICAR—SELL IT AS A COLLECTIBLE CAR/BOAT

MSCC FEBRUARY 19 STAR OF THE WEEK: AMPHICAR—SELL IT AS A COLLECTIBLE CAR/BOAT   The collector car hobby is a tough sell to non-believers.   They can never see...

February 18, 2017 View more...
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MSCC FEBRUARY 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: AMC CONCORD—MUSCLE COMES IN MANY FORMS

    MSCC FEBRUARY 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: AMC CONCORD—MUSCLE COMES IN MANY FORMS   The term muscle car conjures up many mental images.   Most of those...

February 11, 2017 View more...
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MSCC FEBRUARY 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’58 PLYMOUTH BELVEDERE CONVERTIBLE—THE DEFINITION OF A SHOW STEALER

  MSCC FEBRUARY 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’58 PLYMOUTH BELVEDERE CONVERTIBLE—THE DEFINITION OF A SHOW STEALER   MSCC car stories often refer to a car or truck as...

February 5, 2017 View more...
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MSCC JANUARY 29 STAR OF THE WEEK: SUPER BIRD—THE ULTIMATE BARN FIND

  MSCC JANUARY 29 STAR OF THE WEEK: SUPER BIRD—THE ULTIMATE BARN FIND   Say the words “barn find” around any car guy and his ears will perk up...

January 29, 2017 View more...
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MSCC JANUARY 22 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’69 DODGE D-200 CREW CAB—THE FACE OF THE NEXT TREND

  MSCC JANUARY 22 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’69 DODGE D-200 CREW CAB—THE FACE OF THE NEXT TREND   Car guys have a passion for the road less traveled...

January 22, 2017 View more...

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OCTOBER 23, 2011: DETROIT STYLE FROM THE PAST-WHEN GOOD LOOKS CAN REALLY KILL

  The bygone era of Detroit included many very stylish rides.   This fact is one of the big reasons that old iron has such incredible curb appeal in...

October 23, 2011 View more...
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OCTOBER 3, 2010 A 25 YEAR RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A GUY AND HIS FIRST VEHICLE: A 1966 CHEVY ½ TON

  Greg Ganski was a typical farm kid back in the 80s.   Most farm kids get behind the wheel of something at a very young age.   It...

October 3, 2010 View more...
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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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JANUARY 5, 2017 DAVE MIHALKO—HE TURNED A PASSION FOR CARS INTO A THRIVING BUSINESS

dad     Very few people can go to work for decades and love every minute of the experience.   That’s because in most cases a job is simply a...

January 5, 2009 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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AUGUST 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

    JULY 30-AUG 5: RED DEER, AB Rock’n Red Deer Alberta Super Run       AUG 2: RED DEER, AB Thursday Cruise Night Weekly Show and Shine...

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THE SNOW, THE PARK, AND OTHER THINGS AT THE HIGH RIVER SHOW

  High River, Alberta has one of the largest annual car shows in western Canada.   This event also has a pretty stellar record for sunny weather as witnessed by us at MyStarCollectorCar when we make our annual visit.     That fair weather run came to an end this year when the High River See More

DIRTY HARRY WAS RIGHT: A MAN’S GOTTA KNOW HIS LIMITATIONS

  Legendary and believable tough guy actor Clint Eastwood appeared in a series of memorable action films as Inspector Harry Callahan (aka Dirty Harry) during the 1970s and ‘80s.   He taught millions of fans a series of harsh and violent life lessons in every one of his Dirty Harry movies.   One of the See More

WHAT DOES THE CAR HOBBY HAVE IN COMMON WITH FOOTBALL?

  At first glance, cars and football appear to have little in common.   However, a closer examination proves otherwise when it comes to the two of them.     Incidentally, MyStarCollectorCar’s definition of football involves a large group of angry men who like to beat the living hell out of each other on a See More

MSCC SEPTEMBER 21 FEATURE FRIDAY–IT DOES NOT GET BETTER THAN THIS: OBSERVATIONS FROM THE FRONTLINES OF THE CAR HOBBY

  MyStarCollectorCar has always gone to the heart of the matter when it comes to the car hobby-and it turned out to be a pretty big heart.   We look before we leap at the story behind the vintage vehicle and we still get surprises along the road to a great story.   Most car See More

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THE SNOW, THE PARK, AND OTHER THINGS AT THE HIGH RIVER SHOW

  High River, Alberta has one of the largest annual car shows in western Canada.   This event also has a pretty stellar record for sunny weather as witnessed...

September 23, 2018 View more...
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SEPTEMBER 2018 MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR ROAD WARRIORS: A FEW OF THE MANY HIGHLIGHTS FROM SUMMER 2018

  Summer 2018 officially ended this month and like every summer in the history of summers–it want far too fast.   Despite its far too temporary stay, Summer 2018...

September 21, 2018 View more...
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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...
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NOVEMBER 1-4 2018 PALM SPRINGS CALIFORNIA CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction

    NOVEMBER 1-4 2018 PALM SPRINGS CALIFORNIA CARS STARS ROCK N ROLL Collector Car Auction 11th Annual Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9, 2018 COLLECTOR...

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
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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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NOVEMBER 1-4, 2018 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 Car Auction 11th Annual EG AUCTION Red Deer Fall Finale Classic Sept 7 to 9,...

April 21, 2017
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SEPTEMBER 2018 CAR SHOWS AND EVENTS MYSTARCOLLECTORCAR

  JAN 1-OCT 8: WETASKIWIN, AB Reynolds Museum Military Motorcycle Display See 27 military motorcycles from the First World War and the Second World War, on display now at...

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