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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

 
Stash of Classic Mopars Hidden on a Farm Field Includes 1968 Charger, 1974 Challenger
Stash of Classic Mopars Hidden on a Farm Field Includes 1968 Charger, 1974 Challenger

2 Aug 2022, 11:17 UTC / This mini collection of old Mopars is hiding away in the bushes near a farm field. And judging by the way they look, they've bee sitting for at least 20 years

 
This Junkyard Is Literally a Classic Chevrolet Museum, 1960 Impala Looks Restorable
This Junkyard Is Literally a Classic Chevrolet Museum, 1960 Impala Looks Restorable

30 Jul 2022, 21:01 UTC / Someone is selling a collection of classic and very rough Chevys, including an El Camino and a ’60 2-door Impala hardtop

 
1961 Chevrolet Biscayne Gets Saved From the Crusher, Runs and Drives After 30 Years
1961 Chevrolet Biscayne Gets Saved From the Crusher, Runs and Drives After 30 Years

28 Jul 2022, 19:21 UTC / Yes, I know, the Biscayne is nowhere near as fancy as the Impala, but have you seen a classic in such good condition after 30 years in a junkyard?

 
Massive Texas Junkyard Is Home to Thousands of Classics, Rare Gems Included
Massive Texas Junkyard Is Home to Thousands of Classics, Rare Gems Included

26 Jul 2022, 14:44 UTC / If you're into Mopars, you'll see quite a few from the golden era, including Dodge Chargers and Challengers, as well as Plymouth Barracudas

 
1945 Studebaker US6 Military Truck Takes First Drive in 20 Years, Mud Is Not an Issue
1945 Studebaker US6 Military Truck Takes First Drive in 20 Years, Mud Is Not an Issue

21 Jul 2022, 15:23 UTC / With most trucks shipped to Europe during WWII, the Studebaker US6 is quite the rare truck in the North America nowadays.

 
Car Graveyard Hidden From Civilization Is Home to a Few Unexpected Gems
Car Graveyard Hidden From Civilization Is Home to a Few Unexpected Gems

21 Jul 2022, 12:40 UTC / From a second-gen Volkswagen Golf GTI to a fourth-gen Mitsubishi Lancer Evo, this abandoned place is full of automotive surprises

 
Secret Mopar Yard Is Packed With Dodge Chargers and Plymouth Road Runners, All Rusty
Secret Mopar Yard Is Packed With Dodge Chargers and Plymouth Road Runners, All Rusty

18 Jul 2022, 11:44 UTC / Sadly, none of these cars are road-worthy. While some of them could be put back on the road with a bit of work, others are ruined beyond restoration

 
Abandoned Property Is Home to a Stash of Rare Cars Made by a Forgotten Automaker
Abandoned Property Is Home to a Stash of Rare Cars Made by a Forgotten Automaker

11 Jul 2022, 15:54 UTC / Founded in 1901 and discontinued in 1975, Wolseley is mostly unknown outside the UK, but it left a few cool vehicles behind

 
Rare 1970 Dodge Challenger With Mysterious V8 Spent Decades in a Junkyard, Gets Saved
Rare 1970 Dodge Challenger With Mysterious V8 Spent Decades in a Junkyard, Gets Saved

8 Jul 2022, 14:28 UTC / Reportedly a one-of-253 muscle car, this Challenger R/T SE is off to a new home and hopefully to a frame-of restoration.

 
Junkyard Hidden From Civilization Is Loaded With Japanese Cars, R34 Skyline Included
Junkyard Hidden From Civilization Is Loaded With Japanese Cars, R34 Skyline Included

5 Jul 2022, 14:26 UTC / Located somewhere in the mountains of Gifu, this mini junkyard includes quite a few race cars, a Porsche 911, and a pair of Mazda RX-7s

 
1962 Chevrolet Biscayne Was Left To Rot in a Field, Comes Back to Life After 43 Years
1962 Chevrolet Biscayne Was Left To Rot in a Field, Comes Back to Life After 43 Years

30 Jun 2022, 13:30 UTC / While Impalas do get saved regularly, Biscaynes are usually used as donor cars. When they're lucky enough to not get crushed, that is

 
1945 Studebaker US6 Military Truck Strolling Through a Junkyard Is Strangely Beautiful
1945 Studebaker US6 Military Truck Strolling Through a Junkyard Is Strangely Beautiful

27 Jun 2022, 16:01 UTC / Built from 1941 to 1945, the Studebaker US6 is one of the most iconic 6x6 trucks used in World War II. The GMC CCKW is the other one

 
Rare 1967 Chevrolet SS Impala Convertible Found in a Junkyard, Needs a Second Chance
Rare 1967 Chevrolet SS Impala Convertible Found in a Junkyard, Needs a Second Chance

27 Jun 2022, 11:27 UTC / There's no specific info on how many Impala SS convertibles were built in 1967, but Chevy likely made only a few hundred of them

 
Take a Virtual Stroll Through the World's Largest Junkyard, Home to 4,500 Cars
Take a Virtual Stroll Through the World's Largest Junkyard, Home to 4,500 Cars

23 Jun 2022, 15:33 UTC / Described as the "world's largest known classic car junkyard," Old Car City USA stretches over 34 acres of land in White, Georgia

 
Rare Lancia Fulvia Discovered in Wisconsin Junkyard, Needs a New Home
Rare Lancia Fulvia Discovered in Wisconsin Junkyard, Needs a New Home

20 Jun 2022, 11:46 UTC / With only a few of them imported to the U.S., the Lancia Fulvia is definitely a rare classic on this side of the Atlantic

 
Abandoned Property Hidden From Civilization Is Loaded With Derelict Cars
Abandoned Property Hidden From Civilization Is Loaded With Derelict Cars

17 Jun 2022, 16:59 UTC / While it doesn't hide a fortune, this hidden junkyard interesting find that shows the lengths some people go through to hoard derelict cars.

 
Hoard of Abandoned Classic Cars Was Completely Reclaimed by Nature
Hoard of Abandoned Classic Cars Was Completely Reclaimed by Nature

14 Jun 2022, 12:00 UTC / You may not see all that many cars due to the trees and the overgrown plants, but there are more than 10 Escort Mark Is in there

 
Abandoned, Mysterious Property Hides Big Stash of Classic Cars, Rare Gems Included
Abandoned, Mysterious Property Hides Big Stash of Classic Cars, Rare Gems Included

2 Jun 2022, 17:40 UTC / While packed with mundane cars, this property is also home to a BMW 635 CSI, a Mercedes-Benz 280C, and an unidentified Aston Martin

 
Junkyard Sensation: 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback Is an Unexpected Find Full of Surprises
Junkyard Sensation: 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback Is an Unexpected Find Full of Surprises

1 Jun 2022, 18:39 UTC / This Mustang has been stored for many years in what looks to be a junkyard, and now it’s ready to return to the road if someone starts a full restoration