Editor’s Picks

Old Cars Weekly editors don’t usually play favorites… but we will here! Sometimes it’s a unique car, other times it’s the owner or story behind it that catch our attention. Our Editor’s Picks reflect some of the must-read stories on unique classic cars you won’t want to miss.

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Star Cars: Touring around Tinseltown

Much like today, yesterday’s stars drove some of the finest machinery available to them. Often, Hollywood’s heroes and heroines were photographed with their new purchases, which ranged from the uncommon to the opulent, and sometimes both. Take a ride around Tinseltown...

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Have a super Yooper Christmas

Season's Greetings from the staff at Old Cars Weekly!! We at Old Cars couldn't think of more appropriate holiday greeting than our favorite Old Cars Carol, otherwise known as "Rusty Chevrolet" by Da Yoopers. Dashing through da snow... in my rusty Chevrolet...

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Top 10 tips for collector insurance

Brought to you by Hagerty… You have just purchased the classic car of your dreams and you want to make sure nothing happens to it. You need to protect it with the best insurance policy possible, but don’t want to take out a second mortgage to make it happen. What do you do? “As...

Muscle cars of all vintages and classes were back on the Bonneville Salt Flats in September to push the envelope. Above, a pristine ’69 Camaro coupe seemed to be running pure stock.

Salt Shakers: How to race your muscle car at Bonneville

Muscle cars of the ’60s and ’70s sprinkle the Bonneville Salt Flats during the Utah Sale Flats Racing Association’s “World of Speed” each September in Wendover, Utah. The 2012 entries included pristine ’69 Camaros; a hot but not-so-pristine AMX; a Cobra-Jet Torino; a GTO; a Formula Firebird; and an El Camino raced by Utah...

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Buick find: Gear head buys his ‘first love’

Almost every collector remembers the first car they drove, or the first car that brought them into the hobby as a kid. Very few of those collectors have the chance to own one of those special cars from their past, but count Leonard Anderson among the lucky few who owns the car that was...