The Classic Car Club of America defines a CCCA Classic as: A "fine" or "distinctive" automobile, either American- or foreign-built, produced between 1925 and 1948. Other factors, including engine displacement, custom coachwork and luxury accessories, such as power brakes, power clutch, and "one-shot" or automatic lubrication systems, help determine whether ...
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November 20, 2017support
Cars are one of the wonders of the world, and who possess vintage car know its real worth so they feel proud about owning it. Vintage means old models that were manufactured many years ago and are a fascination for the collectors. The cars of the period of 1919 to ...
November 17, 2017support
Recently I have been involved in numerous discussions about whether our classics should be kept original or should be updated to be used regularly. As we hire our cars out, our approach may be a little different to that of people that own classics just for their own pleasure. Our ...
November 14, 2017support
In the world of automotive, the name Ford is synonymous with the American pride and quality. Its quality and durability are well known all over the world for more than a century. Even until today, you could still see many Ford cars plying the American roads and in many vintage ...
November 11, 2017support
Classic cars are perhaps the most valuable vehicles in the automotive world. Some may not be priced as high as your present-day Lamborghini, but their values are nonetheless very alluring. If you are planning to start a collection of mean machines, you might want to think about collecting classic cars. And ...
November 8, 2017support
A layman will be forgiven for assuming that vintage and classic cars are the same, but that assumption would reveal you as a novice somewhere like the Vintage Car Rally. If you're thinking of going 'retro' with your next vehicle it's important to get clued up on which is which. It ...
November 5, 2017support
The makings of 'classic cars' is often a source of debate. Oftentimes, a car is considered to be classic if the public deems it to be 'collectable.' Some, however, may seem to contend that there is only a certain period for classic cars--that the 'real classics' were only up to ...
November 2, 2017support
There are a number of things that you should consider before you dive head first in to a classic car restoration. If you plan the project correctly you will get exactly the outcome you are looking for. There is always a reason to restore a car. For some people it's as simple ...
October 30, 2017support
Classic cars provide a unique investment opportunity for the long-term investor, but to really make the best of it, a bit of trend-watching can help increase the return on investment. It's an old saying that everything in life goes in cycles, and it is no different with the classic car ...
October 27, 2017support
Not all owners of classic cars think in the same way. Some prefer to keep them original (patina and minor issues), some completely restore them and some restore them and also do modifications. All three require the love and attention to detail of a classic car collector. No matter his ...
October 24, 2017support