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Are Gas Prices Too High? Hagerty Is Here To Help With Classic Prices

Gas prices got you down? This Friday, National Collector Car Appreciation Day, Hagerty Classic Car Magazine is helping a few people to get even - they're marking down the price of gas for 3 hours. Find out inside! Read More

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Hotchkis Autocross: Round Two Bigger And Better Than the First Time

The second installment of the Hotchkis Autocross is in the books, and a record number of cars and drivers made their way out to Fontana in June. We saw cars lifting a wheel, powerslides, and a some cone killing. Read More

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Video: Weld Racing RT-S Wheels Have Thousands Of Applications

Weld Racing solves wheel fitment problems with their RT-S line of wheels with literally thousands of made-to-order applications. We take a closer look, and show why big brakes don't pose a problem for the RT-S. Read More

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Classic 1950s Through 1970s California License Plates Now Available!

One final detail is now easier to add to a classic: period correct license plates. Californians have been waiting years for this to happen, and now they are finally available! Read More

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SEMA 2013: Borgeson Steers You Forward With New Conversions

Restoring a car to original typically only increases the value. But if you want to increase the driveability of your classic musclecar, Borgeson just might have a conversion that will provide a modern steering feel. Read More

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Tickets On Sale For OPTIMA’s Ultimate Street Car Invitational

There's still time to get your tickets for the OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational, being held in Pahrump, Nevada. It's right after the SEMA show, and a great event full of Pro-Touring's finest. Read More

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Wilwood’s FIVE Silicone Brake Fluid

Top off your pride and joy with Wilwood's new DOT 5 silicone brake fluid. Perfect for show cars, its special formula makes it non-corrosive on paint surfaces, so spills and drips are no longer a cause for alarm. Read More

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Some Classic Cars A Better Investment Than Gold

While the price of many collectibles has sunk in the wake of the Great Recession, classic car prices have more than doubled in the past five years. Average transaction prices are up 28% this year alone. Read More

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Paul Huizenga: The War Between Preservation and Enjoyment

When I see some classic car with less than 100 miles on the clock, it makes me a little bit melancholy - it's the "new in box" Star Wars action figure from 1977 that no kid ever got to play with and love. Read More

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Save Money On Optima Batteries Throughout The Month Of April

For the entire month of April, Optima Batteries is offering an instant $20 discount on their batteries. No forms to fill out, no receipts to send in, just visit an authorized dealer or retailer, and when you go to pay, $20 stays with you. You can even get the discount when you order online. Read More

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Tallying the Damage: Hurricane Sandy Hit Car Collectors Hard

Hagerty Insurance Agency, a supplier of classic and collector car insurance, has written off cars in more than a thousand Sandy-related claims, and the company estimates that the total number of cars taken off the road forever will be in the 8-10,000 range. Many irreplaceable classics were damaged beyond salvage. Read More

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SEMA 2012: Steele Rubber Supplies Enthusiasts With What They Need

When undertaking any restoration, one of many components that usually need replaced on a car is the door and window seals. There are many companies out there to choose from, but none like Steele Rubber Products. They offer seals not just for mainstream cars, but for cars like DeSotos, Willys, and Studebakers too. Read More

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SEMA 2012: Dakota Digital Helps With Late Model Engine Swaps

Dakota Digital is expanding their coverage, and has a lot of new products out that help with the increasing modern engine swaps being done on classic cars. You might remember them for the LCD gauges they have, but their instrumentation has expanded immensely. Read More

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Barn Finds’ 1962 Vette Proves To Be A Lucrative Discovery

Barn Finds stumbles across some of the most forsaken old cars on the web, but their featured '62 Vette is an early cruiser with potential though currently in need of a massive overhaul. Unfortunately, the V8, manual trans drivetrain is now gone from what was a well-equipped convertible. Read More

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Wrecked Vette Wednesday: Chicago Garage Fire Destroys Stingray

Most people prefer to store their cars in garages, kept there for safe keeping from the elements and pesky criminals, but the problem with that is that if something happens to that garage, you’re pretty much out of luck. That’s the situation that one classic Corvette owner is facing in Chicago, Illinois. Read More