Brian Earnest

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: 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.