Classic Car Resources

Classic Car History - In-depth articles, pictures, and information on classic muscle cars, pony cars, sports cars, as well as vintage American trucks.

classic car history

DIY Car Painting - After the bodywork is done, painting is the one of the last major steps in old car restoration. Should you paint your car yourself?

1970 Chevelle restoration

Classic Car Parts

Automotive tires cannot be restored. Manufacturers suggest that any tires over six-years old should not be driven on at all, regardless of their condition. If your tires are very old but still have good tread, you could keep one of them in the trunk as an original spare for classic car shows.

bias-ply tires

Read: Classic Car Tires

If you really want that old school look, you need bias-ply tires.

bias-ply tire

Read: Bias Ply Tires

best old car projects

Read: Ten Best Cars to Restore

One of the most popular upgrades for your vehicle is window tint, but is it right for classic cars?

1982 Chevy Corvette

Read:Window Tinting For Classic Cars

Tools and Equipment

Not only necessary for automotive repair, hand tools are a must-have for other DIY projects, such as home repairs, furniture making, wood carving, and antique restorations.

tools needed for old car restoration

Read: Best Automotive Hand Tools

best hand tools for automotive repair

Read: Tools Needed For Automotive Bodywork

best welder for automotive

Read: Best Welder For Automotive Restoration

Your old car's engine needs to be maintained in order to perform it's best and last a long time. Classic car maintenance includes oil changes, correct coolant and coolant level, and a proper tune-up.

Read: Best Oil for Classic Cars

high mileage vs full synthetic oil

Read: Best Oil For Daily Drivers

Investing In Classic Cars - Speed, romance, beauty, and potentially a profit? No wonder classic car investing is more popular than ever! Before you spend your money, read this article.

investing in classic cars

Kit Car History - Back in the day, kit cars had a bad reputation for poor engineering and little to no factory support. That's a shame, because kit cars done right can be a great alternative to building/restoring a vintage car or hot rod.

kit car restoration project

Many people believe that donating an old car is an easy way to get rid of an unwanted vehicle, with the benefit of giving them a tax write-off. If you think donating your old car is going to be hassle-free, take a minute and read this article.

Read: Before You Donate An Old Car

restore or junk old car

Read: Five Ways To Sell Junk Cars

If you’re ever caught in an unfortunate series of events involving a car accident, don't panic, and follow these basic procedures.

Read: How To Repair A Car That Was Involved In A Car Accident

Classic Vehicle Sites

Jeep Lovers Website - Comprehensive and fun guide to choosing, buying, owning and using Jeeps, old and new, off road and on. Recommended viewing for all Jeep Lovers!

Classic Motorcycle Build - How-to articles, pictures, history, and information on classic and old-school custom motorcycles.

Ironhead Sportster project

Motor Mouth Radio - If you like cars and like to laugh, dial in Chris, Ray, and Joe's automotive talk show, live Sundays from noon to one. Listen Live stream or download the shows and listen to them anytime! (WHPC 90.3 FM Garden City, Long Island)

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battery jump pack review

Read: Battery Jump Pack Review

Tire Maintenance For Classic Cars

Read: Five Things I Learned Working At The Tire Shop

Finish Your Project Car

For a long-term project to be successful, you need to have a proper mindset. This e-book offers practical tips to help you get on track - and keep you on track with your project car. Read and benefit from my 30+ years of garage projects and old car restorations. "Finish Your Project Car" includes advice on planning, ordering parts, overcoming obstacles, and staying motivated.

finish your project car

I was ten-years-old the first time I drove a go kart, and let's just say I was hooked after that!

old go kart project

Read: Vintage Go-Kart Restoration