Lance Beaulieu’s 1948 De Soto Custom convertible wasn’t so much a barn find as a corn crib find.
Last Friday, I went to one of my top five favorite places: French Lake Auto Parts (FLAP) in Annandale, Minn. This 100-acre salvage yard always has a great selection of early iron that ranges in the thousands of cars, and the inventory is continually changing. Owners Floyd and Skip Nolan keep unearthing new stashes...
A 250-vehicle collection has landed in a Minnesota salvage yard, featuring everything from a 1957 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham to a 1956 De Soto Adventurer.
Rust to Riches: Can a 1957 Dodge De Soto Firesweep go from scrap yard to prime auction condition in just 100 days? You have to see it to believe it.
Technically, Elmer and Judy Gilows’ big De Soto Custom sedan isn’t considered a limousine, even though it looks like one and likely served a good number of owners in that capacity.
The Iola Old Car Show and the Vintage Military Show aren’t the only hip automotive events to hit the greater Iola, Wis., area. The Symco Shakedown rumbles the tiny town of Symco, Wis., with throaty pipes, chirping cheater slicks and the twang of guitars every August. This year’s event will be held Aug. 10-11,...
A De Soto man’s famous 1961 two-door hardtop
Anyone who has met retired Old Cars Weekly/Old Cars Price Guide staffer Kenny Buttolph in their travels or in the OCW trailer at events across the country knows he likes many types of cars (and likes to own many at the same time). Whenever he buys a different car, word spreads around Iola,...
One of only seven produced
Galen and Fay Erb’s original, 110,000-mile 1959 Adventurer has been a family member since 1961.