Louis Barrie's dream car didn't arrive as he had dreamt – the body was off the car, in a state of partial restoration, while most of the rest of the car was in boxes. But it was a 1969 Dodge Charger R/T, and Barrie had wanted one for as long as he could remember.
Sometimes, it seems that the decision to buy a collector car has someone already been determined for us. Occasionally, all the stars just seem to line up, all the green lights come on, and all the excuses and reservations just fade away. Dave and Pam Rick enjoyed one of those “no-brainer” episodes four years...
Wayne Maddox knows the 1950s Bel Airs and the Cadillacs and the finned Chrysler Letter Cars of the day hog a lot of today’s collector spotlight. But Maddox still hasn’t seen a car that surpasses his 1957 Dodge Royal Lancer D-500 hardtop when it comes to combining sweet, swoopy looks with neck-snapping performance.
The 1970 Dodge Challenger driven by Jack Nicholson in the movie "The Bucket List" will be auctioned at The Dan Kruse-Leake Collector Car Show and Auction in San Antonio this Saturday, March 21.
Yesterday we talked about the trend I saw with big collectors and collector car dealers buying cars while prices are low. This weekend I am at the Atlantic City Classic Car Auction (www.acclassiccars.com) and as I walk around the Convention Center today, two very different types of cars leap out at me as new...
The 'Wing King' flew into racing history.
With its low and wide roof line, the 1966 Charger showcased a drastic interpretation of fastback styling. Its “electric razor” grille was also quite distinctive. With a Hemi under the hood, it was one of the meanest muscle cars of its era.
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Bidders get ready. Chrysler announced today that the first two all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger vehicles off the Brampton (Ontario) Assembly Plant production line will be auctioned, with proceeds benefiting local charities.