Car of the Week

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Car of the Week: 1961 Chevrolet Corvette

Some Corvette lovers dream about big-block 427s or split windows. Some dream about ZR1s, some about ’68 shark bodies, and some about original Polo White ’53s. Gary Conger, of Green Bay, Wis., always had his sights set on a 1961 roadster.

Car of the Week: 1923 Ford Model T touring

Model T Ford lovers Bert Reid and his son Joe don’t have anything against project cars and basket cases. They’ve taken apart Tin Lizzies before — every nut and bolt on them. But when a nice turn-key car comes along, the pair don’t turn up their noses. That was the case...

Car of the Week: 1956 Continental Mark II

There are precious few baby blue 1956 Continental Mark II survivors floating around the country. Since there were only 2,550 Mark IIs built in all colors for that model year, finding one for sale in any color is a triumph.

Car of the Week: 1969 Mercury Cyclone

Trace Frost will be the first to admit he really lucked out on this one. When it comes to the perfect confluence of circumstances and random events, its tough to top the old car story of the affable retired law enforcement officer and his lovely 1969 Mercury Cyclone.

Car of the Week: 1958 Buick XP 75 Concept

As the 1950s were coming to a close, GM embarked upon designing an unusual Buick two-passenger car based upon the styling of what became the 1959 Buick. Labeled initially as XP-75, the two cars that were ultimately built for GM by Pinin Farina were formally named “Skylark III.”

Car of the Week: 1958 Plymouth Fury ‘Christine’

Story by Angelo Van Bogart; photos by Ted Allison She’s bloodthirsty, jealous and vindictive — everything you don’t want in a woman — but her beautiful “Silver Dart” styling from Plymouth’s Forward Look era made her irresistible to Arnie Cunningham, her co-star in John Carpenter’s 1983 horror film “Christine.” She, of...