1957 Continental Mark II

Courtesy of Barrett-Jackson Auction Co. LLC

Mark II Continental with 74,000 original miles. Beautiful example of an original well-cared-for car with documented service and owner history. Loaded with functional factory options. Factory air conditioning and power windows, recent service and tune-up just completed. This car still retains a lot of its original paint, chrome and stainless trim. Lots of paperwork, books and record come with the car.

1968 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu

Courtesy of Collector Car Productions

All-original car with 8,600 actual miles. Ash Gold with black top and interior. 307 V8, power steering, Rally wheels, AM Radio, Bumperettes. Factory pinstripe. Runs and drives like the brand-new car it almost is.

When you have the opportunity to buy a low-mileage car like this, it makes you doubly proud of the ownership, and the car is bound to keep appreciating in value. Remember, they are only original once!

1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427/390 coupe

David Newhardt, courtesy of Mecum Auctions

• Unrestored with 2,996 original miles

• One owner until July 2011

• Original 427/390, M20 4-speed and 3.36 Positraction rear end

• Original paint, interior and chrome

• Documented with practically every original document including the window sticker, Protect-O-Plate, purchase receipt, title, registration, photos and owner’s manual

• The original owner, Don McNamara, is the only person to have driven the car

• Three people are known to have sat in the car

• No one has sat in Read More

1962 International Scout 80

Courtesy of Barrett-Jackson Auction Co. LLC

This 1962 Scout 80 has been restored by Vorstellen LLC and tastefully modified with suspension, brake and interior upgrades. The upgrades include brand-new leaf springs, bushings, shackles, Bilstein 5100-series shocks and grade-8 bolts throughout.

Brand-new uprated steering components include heavier-duty tie rods, rod ends, drag link and drop pitman arm. Front disc-brake conversion utilizes GM components for reliability and serviceability.

All exterior vehicle trim has been replated in nickel and hand brushed. Custom powder-coated bumpers front and rear. Custom soft Read More

1967 Plymouth Barracuda Hurst Hemi Under Glass

David Newhardt, courtesy of Mecum Auctions

• The original 1967 Hurst Hemi Under Glass exhibition wheelstander piloted by Bob Riggle

• Riggle restored the car for collector Bill Sefton, and they campaigned it at exhibitions with Riggle at the wheel

• Regularly on public display at the NHRA Motorsports Museum in Pomona, CA

• Rear-mounted 426 Hemi engine

• Cragar wheels and Goodyear slicks

1955 Ford “Glass Wonder” show car

Courtesy of Auctions America

This one-off hand-laid-fiberglass-bodied special was located in 2003 in partially restored condition. Built in California on a 1933 Ford chassis (and titled as a 1933 Ford, despite the “1955” catalog designation), it’s powered by a 1942 59L Ford flathead V8, with a ’39 Ford 3-speed manual floor-shift transmission.

The engine block has been bored to 3 3/8 inches, ported, and relieved — and equipped with a Winfield camshaft, a Harman & Collins dual-coil distributor, a four-inch Mercury crankshaft, dual Stromberg Read More

1959 Ford Galaxie Skyliner retractable hard top

Darin Schnabel ©2013, courtesy of RM Auctions

• 225-hp, 332-ci overhead-valve V8 engine

• 3-speed Cruise-O-Matic automatic transmission

• Independent front suspension, live axle rear suspension with semi-elliptic leaf springs, and four-wheel drum brakes

• Offered from the collection of Richard and Linda Kughn

• Ford’s famed “Hide-Away Hardtop”

• An outstanding restoration; well equipped with accessories and options

• Displayed at the Meadow Brook Concours and the Glenmoor Gathering

• Still show-ready in all regards

1937 Packard One-Twenty Pickup

Corey Silvia ©2013, courtesy of RM Auctions

This Packard pickup is based on the 138-inch wheelbase 138D One-Twenty chassis. The original, factory touring limousine bodywork was truncated aft of the front doors and the back of a compatible pickup cab was grafted on. An original box from another period truck of comparable size was added, and it features a ribbed steel floor.

The body was finished in black with a red pinstripe, and it is adorned with metal-covered dual side-mounted spares, wide whitewall tires, and even an Read More

1969 Pontiac Trans Am

Courtesy of Mecum Auctions

• True one-owner Trans Am purchased new at Jules Meyers Pontiac in West Los Angeles

• Original owner, Jaques Toulet, owned the car from 1969 until 2013.

• The car spent its entire life in California and Arizona and is completely rust-free

• Number-matching original engine, transmission, rear end, heads, intake, carburetor and exhaust manifolds

• All original sheet metal and mostly original glass and interior

• Rebuilt engine by top Ram Air Pontiac experts in the country, Lance Kramer

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1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport convertible

John Hollansworth Jr., courtesy of Mecum Auctions

For the 1996 model year, Chevrolet decided that a very special Corvette was needed to commemorate the end of the highly successful C4 generation. Dubbed the Grand Sport, this special car was named after the famous lightweight factory Corvette racers of the early ’60s.

Echoing the original, the new Grand Sport featured a special Admiral Blue exterior with an Arctic White stripe over the hood and rear deck, two red hash-mark stripes over the left front fender, black-spoke ZR-1-style wheels, Read More