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1941 Ford COE Spent 40 Years in the Desert, Flathead V8 Agrees To Run
1941 Ford COE Spent 40 Years in the Desert, Flathead V8 Agrees To Run

13 Aug 2022, 13:00 UTC / For a truck that spent more than four decades exposed to the elements, this 1941 Ford COE is in surprisingly good condition

 
1931 Chevrolet Abandoned for 70 Years Gets Second Chance, Engine Refuses to Die
1931 Chevrolet Abandoned for 70 Years Gets Second Chance, Engine Refuses to Die

12 Aug 2022, 13:26 UTC / As incredible as it may sound, this 1931 Coupe sat for a whopping 70 years without falling apart. And it finally got a second chance

 
Watch This 1968 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon Fire Up After Rotting for 25-Years
Watch This 1968 Chevrolet Nomad Station Wagon Fire Up After Rotting for 25-Years

11 Aug 2022, 16:32 UTC / Thomas Mortske of Mortske Repair has a knack for finding classic cars and getting them running. Last week, he was working on an abandoned 1963 Buick Riviera

 
Abandoned Auto Shop Is Loaded With Rare Studebakers, Unobtainable Kaiser
Abandoned Auto Shop Is Loaded With Rare Studebakers, Unobtainable Kaiser

11 Aug 2022, 15:46 UTC / Seeing at least eight Studebakers from the 1950s in the same yard is quite spectacular. And the rare Kaiser Manhattan rounds it up nicely

 
1961 Chevrolet Impala Pulled from a Barn Flexes Massive Upgrade Under the Hood
1961 Chevrolet Impala Pulled from a Barn Flexes Massive Upgrade Under the Hood

10 Aug 2022, 18:18 UTC / This ’61 Impala convertible was born with a six-cylinder engine, but now sports a V8 unit whose condition isn’t necessarily clear

 
One-of-One 1970 Ford Mustang SCJ Spent 30 Years in the Desert, It's a Sad Sight
One-of-One 1970 Ford Mustang SCJ Spent 30 Years in the Desert, It's a Sad Sight

10 Aug 2022, 17:19 UTC / Needless to say, it's one of those Super Cobra Jets that would cost a fortune in Concours-ready condition. But sadly enough, this Mustang is in pretty bad shape

 
1966 Dodge Monaco 500 Gets First Wash After Years in a Barn, 440 V8 Lives
1966 Dodge Monaco 500 Gets First Wash After Years in a Barn, 440 V8 Lives

10 Aug 2022, 16:07 UTC / Overshadowed by the Dodge Charger, the first-generation Monaco is one cool full-size. Especially in coupe form and with a 440 V8 under the hood.

 
1970 Dodge Coronet Is an Unrestored, 1-of-1 Go Mango Gem, but There's a Catch
1970 Dodge Coronet Is an Unrestored, 1-of-1 Go Mango Gem, but There's a Catch

10 Aug 2022, 13:10 UTC / The 1970 Dodge Coronet is anything but rare overall, but the R/T version is harder to find than the Super Bee. This Go Mango example is downright unique

 
World's Rarest 1971 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser Found in Storage Unit, Needs Second Chance
World's Rarest 1971 Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser Found in Storage Unit, Needs Second Chance

9 Aug 2022, 16:06 UTC / The grocery getter is in pretty bad shape, but it still rocks a numbers-matching V8 and flaunts a one-of-one status thanks to its color combo

 
Barn Find Gold: Four Rare Ford Mustangs See Daylight After 30 Years
Barn Find Gold: Four Rare Ford Mustangs See Daylight After 30 Years

9 Aug 2022, 14:32 UTC / Sitting in storage since the early 1990s, all four first-gen Mustangs are authentic barn finds with numbers-matching everything.

 
Bad Boy for Life: 1970 Pontiac GTO Escapes a Crash, Ends Up in a Barn, Survives
Bad Boy for Life: 1970 Pontiac GTO Escapes a Crash, Ends Up in a Barn, Survives

8 Aug 2022, 22:32 UTC / This 1970 Pontiac GTO has been going through some pretty serious stuff lately, but despite all the challenges, it still survives

 
1953 Cadillac Wagon Is a Mysterious Field Find, Unexpected Surprise Under the Hood
1953 Cadillac Wagon Is a Mysterious Field Find, Unexpected Surprise Under the Hood

8 Aug 2022, 16:26 UTC / This unique hauler stands out due to its rather strange roof, which is raised over the passenger section but goes flat over the cargo area.

 
These 1970s Dodge Muscle Cars Spent 40 Years in Hiding, All Are Time Capsules
These 1970s Dodge Muscle Cars Spent 40 Years in Hiding, All Are Time Capsules

8 Aug 2022, 14:27 UTC / This mini Mopar collection also includes a 1971 Dodge Super Bee, a rare one-year wonder that saw daylight in fewer than 6,000 units

 
1951 DeSoto Gets First Wash After 60 Years in a Barn, Reveals Beautiful Patina
1951 DeSoto Gets First Wash After 60 Years in a Barn, Reveals Beautiful Patina

8 Aug 2022, 11:02 UTC / Locked in storage for at least 60 years, this DeSoto still rocks its original paint and numbers-matching six-cylinder engine

 
This 1964 Chevrolet Impala Is an Untouched Barn Find, Hides a Little Surprise Inside
This 1964 Chevrolet Impala Is an Untouched Barn Find, Hides a Little Surprise Inside

7 Aug 2022, 22:01 UTC / Someone is trying to find a new owner for an Impala they allegedly discovered in a barn; the car looks like it requires a lot of work

 
1968 Ford Torino GT Flexes Matching-Numbers V8, Runs, Drives, and Certainly Impresses
1968 Ford Torino GT Flexes Matching-Numbers V8, Runs, Drives, and Certainly Impresses

7 Aug 2022, 21:01 UTC / This Torino GT is a fastback that has survived the test of time in a pretty surprising manner, though it still needs fixes here and there

 
1970 Lotus Elan +2 Is a Genuine Part of Automotive Culture, Full Restoration Needed
1970 Lotus Elan +2 Is a Genuine Part of Automotive Culture, Full Restoration Needed

3 Aug 2022, 23:06 UTC / This Lotus Elan was supposed to be restored many years ago, but the car ended up waiting for a full overhaul under new ownership

 
20 Years in a Barn Mean Nothing for This Amazeballs 1970 Dodge Challenger
20 Years in a Barn Mean Nothing for This Amazeballs 1970 Dodge Challenger

3 Aug 2022, 21:01 UTC / A Dodge Challenger that has spent the last two decades in storage is back in action, hoping someone would give it a full overhaul

 
This 1963 Buick Riviera Abandonded for 27 Years Cranks Right Up, Not Without a Few Issues
This 1963 Buick Riviera Abandonded for 27 Years Cranks Right Up, Not Without a Few Issues

3 Aug 2022, 14:26 UTC / The Buick Riviera was born out of America's fascination with European luxury vehicles, including the Aston Martin, Maserati, and Jaguar

 
1961 Ford Galaxie 390 Is Rescued From a Barn, Gets a Proper Wash After 24 Years in Hiding
1961 Ford Galaxie 390 Is Rescued From a Barn, Gets a Proper Wash After 24 Years in Hiding

2 Aug 2022, 22:56 UTC / Now, this is something you can call a blast from the past. This good-looking vehicle is unearthed and receives the treatment it so deserves