Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Resto-Mods and Other Classics Heading to Barrett Jackson 2018 in Vegas.

Resto-Mods and Other Classics Heading to Barrett Jackson 2018 in Vegas.

The final stop of the Barrett Jackson 2018 tour is headed to Mandalay Bay in Vegas Sept. 27-29.  It is bound to be 3 days of excitement and entertainment as hundreds of classics, exotics and custom resto-mods cross the stage. The chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, Craig Jackson, was recently in Detroit on...   Read More

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Sunday, September 16, 2018

Which Oil Should I Use in My Classic Car or Truck?

Which Oil Should I Use in My Classic Car or Truck?

Since the 70s there have been a lot of changed made to the fuel, oil and other fluids we use for our cars.  Our gasoline was blended with ethanol and the formulation for motor oil has been changing too. You see modern engines need a different type of motor oil than engines found in most...   Read More

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

What’s the Best Fuel for My Classic Car or Truck?

What’s the Best Fuel for My Classic Car or Truck?

The answer to the question what’s the best fuel for my classic car is usually an easy one to answer.  Pure E0 gasoline (pure gasoline without ethanol).  A trip to the local gas station might leave you scratching your head however where you can buy pure gasoline as it can be very difficult to hunt...   Read More

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Monday, September 10, 2018

7 American Muscle Cars Now Worth Seven Figures Each

7 American Muscle Cars Now Worth Seven Figures Each

We recently put together an infographic of our 10 favorite American muscle cars of all time.  Now it’s time to turn our attention to the highest valued American muscle cars.  Over the past few decades, prices for some of the rarest American muscle cars has skyrocketed.  If you are lucky enough to own one of...   Read More

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Saturday, September 1, 2018

Found After 50 Years, a 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 named “Little Red”

Found After 50 Years, a 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 named “Little Red”

Image courtesy of Barrett Jackson Back in 1967 a pair of experimental Ford Mustangs were created by Ford and Carroll Shelby.  One was called ‘Green Hornet’ and the other named ‘Little Red’.  Both Mustangs were used for testing and developing high-performance parts.  You could easily spot either of them because they were the only two...   Read More

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Saturday, August 25, 2018

Ride Along with a Collector Car Rally During Monterey Car Week 2018

Ride Along with a Collector Car Rally During Monterey Car Week 2018

Monterey Car Week 2018 is underway and there is a lot of excitement surround this year’s events. This week-long series of events is considered by many to be the best automotive week of the year. There are auto shows, rallies, concours and car auctions with the biggest names in auction houses.  Gooding & Company, RM...   Read More

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Restorations and Repairs at Wilson Auto During August 2018

Restorations and Repairs at Wilson Auto During August 2018

It has been another steady summer and we’ve been steadily working through these hot August days and are looking forward to some cooler weather. There is a lot of work for us to complete this month and we thought we would take a short break to give you a tour of our shop this month....   Read More

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