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MSCC JULY 24 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’49 PLYMOUTH CONVERTIBLE—BECAUSE THEY’RE JUST FLAT-OUT COOL

MSCC JULY 24 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’49 PLYMOUTH CONVERTIBLE—BECAUSE THEY’RE JUST FLAT-OUT COOL   Convertibles never really went away even though Detroit built the last official convertible in...

July 24, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JULY 17 STAR OF THE WEEK: DRIVE A LITTLE RED EXPRESS AND NEVER BLEND IN

MSCC JULY 17 STAR OF THE WEEK: DRIVE A LITTLE RED EXPRESS AND NEVER BLEND IN   New vehicles are the perfect form of camouflage.   ‘Take any busy...

July 17, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JULY 10 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’74 ROAD RUNNER—THE 70S VERSION OF A LEGEND

MSCC JULY 10 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’74 ROAD RUNNER—THE 70S VERSION OF A LEGEND   The ’68 Plymouth Road Runner was marketing genius 101.   ‘Take a barebones...

July 10, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JUNE 26 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’26 DODGE BROTHERS—WHEN THINGS GO DOWN THE MOPAR CAVALRY ARRIVES

MSCC JUNE 26 STAR OF THE WEEK: ’26 DODGE BROTHERS—WHEN THINGS GO DOWN THE MOPAR CAVALRY ARRIVES   There’s a brotherhood between car guys that extends beyond their brand...

June 26, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JUNE 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE RAIN, THE CARS AND OTHER THINGS

MSCC JUNE 12 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE RAIN, THE CARS AND OTHER THINGS   Rain is the biggest threat to car shows despite what The Cowsills said.  ...

June 12, 2016 View more...
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MSCC JUNE 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE CAR GUYS WHO LOST THEIR CLASSIC IRON IN FORT MCMURRAY

MSCC JUNE 5 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE CAR GUYS WHO LOST THEIR CLASSIC IRON IN FORT MCMURRAY   There was a major fire in early May that threatened...

June 5, 2016 View more...
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MSCC MAY 22 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE OWNERS WHO SUPPORT THE SMALL TOWN CAR SHOWS

MSCC MAY 22 STAR OF THE WEEK: THE OWNERS WHO SUPPORT THE SMALL TOWN CAR SHOWS   Old cars and trucks are a huge part of a small town...

May 22, 2016 View more...
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MSCC MAY 14 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1953 BICKLE SEAGRAVE FIRE TRUCK—IT WAS THE RIGHT CHOICE

MSCC MAY 14 STAR OF THE WEEK: 1953 BICKLE SEAGRAVE FIRE TRUCK—IT WAS THE RIGHT CHOICE   The MSCC Star of the Week is always based on some kind...

May 15, 2016 View more...
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MSCC MAY 8 STAR OF THE WEEK: A NEW-OLD TREND—THE PERFECT COMBINATION OF OLD SCHOOL ROD WITH AN OLD SCHOOL HEMI

MSCC MAY 8 STAR OF THE WEEK: A NEW-OLD TREND—THE PERFECT COMBINATION OF OLD SCHOOL ROD WITH AN OLD SCHOOL HEMI   There’s been a strong trend in the...

May 8, 2016 View more...
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MSCC MAY 1 STAR OF THE WEEK: A SPRING DAY AND A YELLOW CHALLENGER—DOES IT GET ANY BETTER?

MSCC MAY 1 STAR OF THE WEEK: A SPRING DAY AND A YELLOW CHALLENGER—DOES IT GET ANY BETTER?   Spring is a season when a number of things happen....

May 1, 2016 View more...

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JUNE 23, 2014: ATTENTION CAR GUYS–PETULA CLARK WAS RIGHT ABOUT ‘DOWNTOWN’

  British songstress Petula Clark hit the top of the charts in the mid-60s with her famous song about the bright lights and appeal of the downtown area.  ...

June 23, 2014 View more...
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JUNE 30, 2012 (JULY 2012): ONE OF THE NICEST CUSTOM STUDEBAKER TRUCKS WE HAVE EVER SEEN

  A well-planned custom project is a thing of beauty and this 1949 Studebaker ranks very highly on the ultra-cool scale.   Mark and Val Carson are the proud...

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JUNE 29, 2012 (JULY 2012): A CALIFORNIA STATION WAGON FROM THE EARLY 60S COMPACT ERA GETS A COLD NEW HOME

  Brad Toovey had his wife’s blessings when he decided to purchase a new set of wheels.   He wanted a daily driver that he was able to drive...

June 29, 2012 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...

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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...

July 13, 2016 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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SOME SERIOUS WARNING SIGNS THAT YOU ARE NOT A CAR GUY

  There are people among us who do not love the car hobby.   They view vehicles as a mode of transportation and have little or no emotional attachment to the experience of a journey in a vintage car or truck.     Time under the hood of a vehicle is an ordeal rather than See More

A LIFETIME CAR GUY BUILDS HIS OWN SCALE MODEL TRIBUTE TO THE PAST

  Terry McCrindle was always a big fan of the internal combustion engine when it was housed under the hood of a vehicle from the past.   Some of the vehicles were brand new when Terry was an impressionable kid who saw the cars on the road and wanted to own one when he was See More

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

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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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