Category Archives: Car Collecting

Automotive Oddities: One Rare Impala

You can’t go to a car show in the midwest without tripping over 1966 Chevrolet Impalas. During the 1960s Chevrolet cranked out Impalas by the millions (many of them at its Janesville, Wis., assembly plant 12 miles from my home). … Continue reading

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A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 2: Saturday Trifecta

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 1: Friday in Monroe

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Another Obscure Wisconsin Car Maker: J. I. Case

In the earliest days of the twentieth century it seemed that nearly anyone with the mechanical skills and access to machinery tried his hand at building automobiles.  Jerome Increase Case didn’t live quite long enough to see the dawn of … Continue reading

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Is It Real Baby Seal? It’s Real But It’s A Roadrunner, Not A Seal. As Raced In NASCAR, ARCA and USAC Condition Race Winning Ramo Stott 1970 Plymouth Superbird

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player, here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer The Plymouth Superbird and Dodge Daytona existed solely to win at … Continue reading

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2013 NAIAS: 1903 Ford Model A, the Oldest Surviving Ford Car, A Family & Corporate Heirloom

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer In June of 1903, Henry Ford incorporated the Ford Motor Company … Continue reading

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Who Influenced Car Collecting More, Shelby or Ferrari? Enzo Ferrari!

As part of their hoopla for the Barrett-Jackson auction, SpeedTV has been running debate questions, with viewers casting votes and hosts Mike Joy and Steve Magnante taking sides as each vote wrapped up. One of the questions was,”who influenced the … Continue reading

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Look What I Found!: McLaren M1B – The Ultimate Anti-Trailer Queen

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet When I go to a first rate car show, collection or museum, I … Continue reading

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“World’s Most Exciting Small Car”
The King Midget

In the wake of World War II auto makers were having a field day.  The U.S. had enormous manufacturing capacity that was no longer needed for the war effort and G.I.s returning from service were flush with cash that they … Continue reading

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Tucker Tuesday: A Garage-Find Tucker Crate Motor, #33556

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet Here’s something you don’t see everyday, a new old stock (NOS) Tucker crate … Continue reading

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