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.
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.
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?
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 or restoring a vintage car or hot rod.
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.
Motor Mouth Radio - If you like cars and like to laugh, dial in Chris 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)
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.
Read: Classic Car Tires
If you really want that old school look, you need bias-ply tires.
Read: Bias Ply Tires
Read: Ten Best Cars to Restore
Tools and Equipment
Not only necessary for car, truck, and motorcycle repair, hand tools are a must-have for other DIY projects, such as home repairs, furniture making, wood carving, and antique restorations.
Read: Best Automotive Hand Tools
Read: Tools Needed For Automotive Bodywork
Read: Best Welder For Automotive Restoration
Your old car 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
Read: Best Oil For Daily Drivers
Read: Gas Containers That Don't Leak
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
Multi-carb setups have always been popular with hot rodders. With the right combination of parts and tuning, Tri-Power induction still offers fairly inexpensive power gains.
Read: Pontiac Tri-power Carbs and Manifold
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.
More than a few motorheads got their start tearing up fields and neighborhood lawns with a flathead-powered go kart. I was ten-years-old the first time I drove one, and let's just say I was hooked after that!
Read: Vintage Go-Kart Restoration
If you’re ever caught in an unfortunate series of events involving a car accident, don't panic, and follow these basic procedures.