Car of the Week

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Car of the Week: 1961 Ford Thunderbird convertible

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Tim Natarus’ 1961 Thunderbird convertible is one of five (or six, if you count a burned car) surviving special Anniversary Gold Indy 500 Pace Car Thunderbirds. More »

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Car of the Week: 1974 AMC Matador X

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When Jim Schwartz of Hudson, Wis., takes his bright red 1974 AMC Matador X out of his garage, somebody is going to talk to him. More »

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Car of the Week: 1970 Ford Bronco Sport

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There are plenty of old cars around that seem to defy time and defy the odds. Then there are vehicles like Willie Lenz’s 1970 Ford Bronco Sport that seem to simply defy all logic. More »

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Car of the Week: 1970 Chevelle LS-6 convertible

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The path that connected Darren Larson and his LS-6 convertible is lined with other Chevelles, beginning with a first-year Super Sport he bought when he was 14 years old. More »

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Car of the Week: 1948 Plymouth Special Deluxe station wagon

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Dr. Bill Haire went to lengths most old car restorers would never consider during the tedious, meticulous restoration of his 1948 Plymouth woodie station wagon. More »

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Car of the Week: 1963 Dodge 880 station wagon

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For 50 years, Steve Murray’s 1963 Dodge 880 station wagon has been like a shadow. A big, black, heavily chromed, nine-passenger shadow. More »

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Car of the Week: 1971 Pontiac LeMans Sport

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Buying his 1971 Pontiac LeMans Sport meant he had to sell another car, but Hamann said he didn’t mind. More »

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Car of the Week: 1959 Ford Thunderbird

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Kevin Zollars’ beautiful yellow 1959 T-Bird looks pretty much as it did six years ago when he spotted it in a barn for the first time not far from his home in Earlville, Ill. More »

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Car of the Week: 1960 Chevrolet Corvette

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Jim Thibodeau probably isn’t like most Corvette owners. He didn’t dream about owning “the Great American Sports Car,” and he wasn’t even window shopping when he bought his 1960 Corvette 29 years ago. More »

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Car of the Week: 1970 Plymouth Hemi ‘Cuda

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Raw power was the Hemi ’Cuda’s long suit, but the list of buyers was short. Insurance companies frowned on Hemi ’Cudas and didn’t care if they could do 0-to-60 mph in 5.8 seconds and the quarter mile in 14.1 seconds at 103.2 mph. More »

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