1950 Chrysler Windsor-Highlander. Newly painted 2dr sedan-new radiator hoses, rebuilt original honeycomb radiator,pressure tested and flushed,new thermostat,newly rebuilt temperture control valve,new antifreeze and fanbelt. original generator just rebuilt. Tires are great but radials would give better ride.. Radio needs to be fixed. 2 speed wiper motor not hooked up to electrics or needs to be fixed. Interior dash looks brand new/original headliner /door panels look great. New rugs were installed,just did the front seat and armrests in jan 18 for 1,500 bucks, with authentic highland "scottish kelt" mohair fabric. Bought at estate sale and I need room for storage - as of now it is garaged and it is rust free. plaid seats reflect the "highlander" option look.fluid drive automatic has 2 ranges low 2speed (4 to 1/3 to 1)and high 2 speed-(2 to 1 and 1 to 1. 00).. 90 % of driving done in high gear . use clutch only to shift from reverse to low range or high range, then drive and stop without using clutch, I just changed the nonleaking transmission fluid and found it good but changed it anyway because it may of been original.. nice car..also rebuilt the original carb at ROD'S carb shop of phoenix az. rebuilt distributer/installed points/condensor. coil wires all from andy beauman mopar supplies...new 6 volt NAPA battery new regulator. i have invested 37 G plus-- and want only 20 G....RUNS LIKE A NEW CAR.... i want to buy or trade for a 64 mercury marauder w/factory A/C w/390 fe motor which is more my style. this car is a good buy and is solid, rust free. all fluids were recently checked and changed... motor is 250 cubes- much bigger motor than the 230 dodge and 217 plymouth.. Flatheads run forever and the dodge flathead 230 6 cyl ran the "power wagon" truck,this is bigger-250 cubes!! Rare padded dash for safety. real nice car!! Stunning paint job.
How often are you going to find a classic car with concours credentials and an asking price of only $21,500?
When it comes to vintage American motorcycles, there’s not much cooler than a full-fendered 1947 Indian Chief attached to a full-fendered Indian sidecar. The Pick of the Day is a “Sidecar Chief” in apparently immaculate condition, with matching numbers and coming out of long-term ownership by a committed rider who “sourced and loved and restored […]
I used to love going to Cars and Coffee in Irvine, California. The operative words are “USED TO.” Before his death a few years ago, my friend, Formula 5000, IMSA and Trans-Am champion Tony ‘a2z’ Adamowicz and I would go together and hang out – running into guys like Dan Gurney, Jay Leno and so […]
Renowned race driver, team owner and business leader Roger Penske, the official honoree of the 25th anniversary Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance on March 8, will be recognized with a number of special features during the premier Florida event. Chief among them will be a class of Penske Indy Winners made up of five Indianapolis 500-winning […]
We recently reported on the collector car community being called to action. Well, the calls continue: There has been some fine print in the Kansas regulations regarding vintage vehicles that states that any modifications made to a vehicle more than 35 years old can violate the owner’s right to an antique license plate. “The vast […]
There is something magical about a V12 engine. They are under the hoods of some of the most-exclusive high-performance cars in the world. Think Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Aston Martin. The sound of a V12 engine is unlike any other engine type, with a turbine-like whirr that is absolutely addicting. There is a downside with a […]
Historic Benz motorcars dating back to the 19th Century will be presented during Bonhams’ collector car sale on Amelia Island, Florida, on March 5. These are among 20 vintage German vehicles from the estate of California collector Gerhard Schnuerer that will be offered at the auction. The earliest automobile in the sale is a true […]
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This ClassicCars.com Marketplace featured listing is a 1982 Toyota Land Cruiser for sale in Port Charlotte, Florida. The car shows 129,622 miles on the clock but, according to the seller, has just gone through a recent complete body-off restoration and inspection including a rebuilt engine. By 1951, Japan was a US ally and manufacturing was […]
You may have been among those parents who used to put the baby into the car seat and go for a drive so the infant would actually go to sleep in the evening. Nissan claims that 60 percent of parents rely on such “dream driving” to help their babies go to sleep and therefore the […]