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Chad's Blog: Parts Problems

Written by Tuesday, 17 June 2014 13:14
Last September I attempted a month-long road trip in my ’67 Impala sport sedan. I was derailed twice, less than 30 miles outside of town each time, by sticking rear brakes. How bad was the problem? I blew up a tire the first time, came home on the hook, and…

July/August 2014 Cover Poll

Written by Friday, 06 June 2014 16:28
Our Art Director, David Tomaro, has created three possible cover concepts, and we'd like to know which one is your favorite. Click here to cast your vote! In addition, please take a few moments and answer some questions about collector cars. It should all take less than a minute, and your answers…

Jim's Blog: Ready for a Classic Car Summer?

Written by Tuesday, 03 June 2014 11:38
It's a busy time here at ACC HQ. We're finalizing the July/August issue -- our 16th edition -- this week, and now that June is finally here, car show season has fired up, too. That means time's run out on all the old car procrastinating I've been doing. I always…

You Need a Willys Jeep

Written by Tuesday, 20 May 2014 11:39
We're working on the July/August issue of ACC right now, which means it's time again for our question of the month: Is it better to buy a finished car or complete a project car yourself? A lot of classic car buyers are looking for an immediate thrill. They want to…

Jim's Blog: A Week of Mopar

Written by Tuesday, 06 May 2014 11:50
This week is all about Mopar here at ACC. Last Wednesday morning, Reliable Carriers was waiting for me when I got to the office. In the back of their big orange truck was our new 2000 Dodge Viper ACR -- and while it is 14 years old, it really is…

Jim's Blog: Viper ACR — The Next ACC Car

Written by Tuesday, 22 April 2014 13:56
ACC's ’63 Dodge is gone, and now our ’64 Nova is, too. What does that leave us? A couple of empty parking spaces, that's what. Well, that was the case until we made a deal on our next magazine car, which is waiting to be delivered to us now. As I…