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Live anywhere long enough and eventually you find car guy landmarks. For me, they consist of interesting cars and where they are around my neighborhood. There's the ’67 Malibu that sits outside near my parents' place, and the mossy ’66 4x4 Chevy truck that's about two blocks from my house.…

Gang Member, Racecar Driver, Loving Father...

Written by Tuesday, 02 December 2014 10:48
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January/February 2015 Cover Poll

Written by Wednesday, 26 November 2014 10:56
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…

Minivan Out-drags Camaro

Written by Tuesday, 18 November 2014 12:10
We're working on the January/February 2015 issue of ACC this week, and that means it's time again for our ACC Question of the Month. ACC's staff has been talking a lot lately about ways to get young people into the collector car world, and that's led us to an inevitable…

Jim's Blog: How Do You Hunt for Parts?

Written by Monday, 03 November 2014 14:38
If you've ever taken on a project car, then you know that the job of bringing it back to life is never really complete. Wear items wear out, and other things like wheels or performance parts tend to get swapped out as owners' interests change. Most car people also have…

Jim's Blog: Knowing When to Say No

Written by Tuesday, 21 October 2014 11:41
How do you determine when a DIY car project is just too much to handle? That's what I've been wrestling with this week. About three years ago I sold my daily driver 2001 Camaro SS and bought a 2006 Charger SRT8. I'd just had a kid, and I needed something…

Jim's Blog: What do you call Collectible?

Written by Tuesday, 07 October 2014 13:35
I'm working on hunting down our profile cars for ACC #19 right now, and one of the things I've noticed from combing through recent auction sales is a lot more later-model cars offered at collector car auctions in recent months. Don't get me wrong — buyers have been turned on…