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Car of the Week: 1910 Maxwell Q-2 Surrey

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To this day, Vern Campbell insists he didn’t buy his 1910 Maxwell, it just “followed me home.” More »

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Car of the Week: 1967 Corvette

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Ron Acker figured he had it right the first time. As a college student back in 1967, he took delivery of a shiny new 1967 Chevrolet Corvette coupe from a Madison, Wis., Chevrolet dealer. More »

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Car of the Week: 1922 Dodge Brothers roadster

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These days, when the weather is decent, Jim and Laura Scharfs spend nearly every weekend at a car show somewhere, showing off their three Dodge Brothers cars, including a 1922 roadster. More »

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Car of the Week: 1966 Ford T-5 Mustang

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Chris Wold’s 1966 Ford T-5 GT convertible looks just like a ’65 Mustang, because essentially, that’s what it is. More »

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Car of the Week: 1948 Nash Super 600

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My 1948 two-tone Canterbury Gray Nash Super 600 Brougham was purchased new by a Mr. Ferri. The car is a unitized body with coil springs on all four wheels. It has a L-head 172.6-cid, 82-hp, six-cylinder engine. It is known as a Super 600 because the car has a 30-gallon fuel tank and the vehicle can travel up to 20 miles per gallon — thus the car can travel 600 miles on one full tank of gas. More »

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Car of the Week: 1966 Chevrolet Impala SS 427

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Jody Schmeisser’s 1966 Impala is a complete, numbers-matching factory muscle car that was born with its 427-cid, 390-hp engine. More »

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Car of the Week: 1931 Lincoln Model K

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Andy Switzer had a pretty legitimate reason for never previously pursuing a car as nice as his stunning 1931 Lincoln Model K sedan. He simply didn’t think he could ever afford it. “I thought a car like this would have been out of my price range, so I didn’t even look at anything like this,” admits the Gulfport, Miss., resident. More »

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Car of the Week: 1913 Chevrolet Classic Six

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There aren’t very many Chevrolet Classic Six models left, and of the paltry few survivors, the oldest running example is accessible to the public nearly every day. More »

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Car of the Week: 1964 Chevrolet Rampside Pickup

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On top of all the other things to like about the truck — it’s wonderful condition, originality and scarcity among them — Enfield’s turquoise-and-white 1964 Chevrolet Rampside is a true “barn find.” More »

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Car of the Week: 1953 Mercury Monterey

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There’s a good reason Tom Austin’s gorgeous 1953 Mercury Monterey hardtop wears “45 rpm” personalized collector license plates. More »

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