Well we’ve been hard at it, Selling Cars, Having Fun and Making Movies! This episode is just a quick glimpse into the average day around Memory Lane. Cars come in, cars go out. Sometimes faster then you can believe! But it’s all true! This is simply just what we do! Hope you all enjoy…….
Beautifully Restored to better the new! Gorgeous Onyx Black body with a Silver Cove. The body of this car is expertly restored, fit and finished! Excellent Chrome and Stainless. Glass is all been redone. Stock 265ci V8 Engine with Dual 4 BBL Carbs. we’re told the engine was built to 240hp specifications. This engine has a wonderful sound, nice tight crisp exhaust note at idle that puts a smile on your face! Upgraded to a 4 Speed Manual Transmission with a smooth shifting shifter and a chrome shift knob. Very well finished correct red upholstery. Fully functioning gauges. Options include a AM Wonderbar Radio, Heater and an Emergency Brake Light. Comes with a Soft Top Only that will need to […]
A wonderful driving Chevrolet! Previous owner has owned this car for nearly 30 years! Small block V8 with an Edelbrock 4bbl Carb. Power Glide Transmission, Aftermarket Power Steering, Nice Sounding Dual Exhaust, Chrome and Stainless is all in nice condition. White Vinyl Power Top, Correct Silver and Matador Red Upholstery to Match the Matador Red Exterior. Full Wheel Covers on Stock Wheels with Radial White Wall Tires, AM/FM/CD Player mounted on the transmission tunnel. A good solid body that is factory straight. Driven often in parades and cruises. This little Chevrolet is a turn key ready and very user friendly!
Gorgeous Restoration with very little use since completion. Finished in Factory Correct colors of Peacock Blue and Colonial White. Correctly finished in the factory blue cloth material and white vinyl the upholstery is absolutely beautiful! Show quality chrome and stainless. Nicely detailed 312ci Thunderbird V8 Engine, Ford-O-Matic Transmission, Power Steering, Nice Mellow Dual Exhaust run through the bumper as factory. Thunderbird Wire Wheels with Radial White Wall Tires, Fender Skirts, Aftermarket AM/FM Cassette Radio, Trunk is nicely carpeted. Takes a wonderful photo and is absolutely a stunning car to view in person!
Stunning Black Cadillac!! With only 11,839 produced we don’t see very many around and this one is a Fantastic example and edition to any collection! Beautiful body with a real nice fit and finish. Stock 331ci V8 engine runs whisper quiet!! Fitted to a modern 700R4 4 speed automatic transmission this car is set up to travel or cruise around town with ease! Newer radial wide white wall tires on Cadillac wire wheels. Beautifully finished gray cloth upholstery stitched in the factory pattern. Newer AM/FM/CD Stereo. Tastefully lowered and still retains a nice smooth ride. Very mellow dual exhaust with just the right note to let you know it’s a V8! Chrome and stainless is bright and shiny. Undercarriage is […]
Excellent Running and Driving Sunnier! Upgraded to a Strong Running 312i V8, Nice mild cam with a great sounding set of dual exhaust! 3 Speed Column Shift Manual Transmission with Overdrive! Power Steering, Very nice chrome and stainless, Black Canvas Power Top is in excellent condition with a white top boot cover to match the white and green upholstery. Converted to 12 Volt Electrics. Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels with Full Wheel Covers, Continental Kit, Quarter Panel Mount Accessory Antenna, Fender Skirts, Blue Dot Tail Lights. An older restoration in good driving condition. This is a fun car to drive and is ready for top down cruise-in fun!
Wonderful driving automobile! Older repaint in the original color of Desert Gold with Saddle Upholstery and a Tan Power Vinyl Top. Body is nice and straight. 455ci V8 engine with a 4bbl carb. Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Factory Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Seat, Power Door Locks, Remote Mirrors, Radial White Wall Tires, We were told that this is only a 2 owner car. Previous owner for the past 18 years. Smooth running and driving, this Buick is ready for top down summer time fun!
One of the most stunning we’ve ever had to offer!! A very meticulous frame-off restoration was preformed on this car over 25 years ago and it has only been trailered to be shown since it’s completion. Restored to a quality that’s better then new! Super Rare Dual 4bbl Carburetors with the correct “Bat Wing” Air Cleaner on the stock 265ci V8 Engine, Power Glide Transmission, Power Steering and Power Brakes. Engine runs and sounds fantastic! The factory dual exhaust is running through stock style mufflers out dealer optioned exhaust tips, this ’56 sounds just the way the it came from the factory! The lacquer finish is exceptionally done in the Factory colors of Dusk Plum and India Ivory. Has a […]
Only 6,319 Produced in ’67! Wonderful running and driving Buick. Good strong running stock 340ci Buick engine, Automatic Column Shift Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Nice White Power Vinyl Soft Top with Blue Top Boot, Radial Tires on Stock Steel Road Wheels, Nice Chrome and Stainless, Original Upholstery is in Excellent Condition, Ready for Top Down Road Trip!!
Absolutely Stunning Automobile!! The highest of quality and detail throughout. Laser Straight Body with a Superior Fit and Finish! The High Gloss Black paint is expertly laid on the body. Chrome and Stainless is all finished in a bright show quality shine. Red Leather Upholstery is beautifully stitched. Gorgeous Bright Red Glossy Dash with Classic Instruments “All American Nickel Series”. Vintage Air Conditioning, Very well detailed Engine Compartment with a 350ci Small Block V8, 4 Speed Manual Transmission, Posi-Traction Rear End, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Well Detailed Under Carriage. Very tight driver with great power and sound. The profile, look and feel of this car, reflects the expense and quality. A complement to Any Collection!
These Bronco’s just keep getting more and more collectable! This is an older build in good running and driving condition. Nice tight front suspension with Power Steering, Manual Disc Front Brakes, Strong running 302ci V8 engine with a single 4bbl carb., Headers and Flowmaster Mufflers that give this little Bronco a great sound! 3 speed manual transmission with a “Duff” floor shifter. New black vinyl soft top with tinted side windows, Aluminum wheels with 33″ Radial Tires. A Great looking Bronco that gets lots of attention cruising down the street!
This is a real good solid bodied old Lincoln. All stock running gear with Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Suspension feels nice and smooth. 317ci V8 Engine runs strong, Automatic Transmission shifts good. Brakes stop nice and straight and have all been recently gone through. Upholstery is in good stock condition with the seats and carpet being redone a few years back. Original chrome and stainless. Paint is weak but has a good original looking patina to it. Ready to use and tinker with as-is or spend a little time taking it to the next level.
Here’s an opportunity for Fun! The amount of attention these old fire trucks get is crazy! People of all ages love them. This one we recently drove in from storage and it runs great!! Very easy to drive and a very manageable size to maneuver through traffic. All lights are functioning, gauges all work on the dash. The Siren and PA System work properly! This Fire Truck came to us from a Collector in Oregon City Oregon that bought it out of Renton Washington where it was being used in parades and shows by a group of retired firemen. The chrome shines great and the paint is bright. A great looking body style that turns a lot of heads going […]
Beautiful Older Restoration in Superb Touring Condition!! Previously owned by the V8 Ford Club of America’s National Advisor for ’39 and ’40 Ford/Mercury’s. Gorgeous Black body with an excellent fit and finish. Chrome and Stainless is all very nice. Good Glass and Weatherstripping. Nicely refinished upholstery. All Gauges and Lights function properly. Radio Plays Excellent!! Smooth and Quiet Flathead V8 engine, Velvet Smooth Clutch and Transmission. Nice tight suspension with a smooth easy turning steering box. This Mercury is Dailed in! Ready for summertime club touring!
Fully Restored with No Expenses Spared!! Beautifully finished inside and out. 261ci In-line 6cyl engine with Fenton Headers and a nice mellow dual exhaust tone. Wayne polished aluminum side and valve cover. Full Syncro 4 speed manual transmission shifts easily and greatly improves the drivability. Electric Power Steering has been added. 12 volt electrics. Custom Stereo System with Video Screen and Back Up Camera. We purchased this vehicle from the “All Classical” Radio Station here in Portland. They had this Panel built as a Rolling Advertisement, fully equipped to host parking lot appearances and to provide music and a PA system. The finish on the sheetmetal is excellent, better then factory. Very nice paint and bright and shiny chrome and […]
Lots and Lots of time and money was spent on the mild custom build of this Dare to be Different Buick! Full Custom Red Leather Upholstery with a custom headliner and trunk finished to match. Custom built console. Nice correct bucket seats, tilt column, white faced Dolphin gauges, Small Block Chevrolet 350ci 330hp V8 engine with serpentine belt, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Tinted Windows, CD Stereo, Air Conditioning, Great sounding exhaust and a fun driving Buick!!
Very clean inside and out! 1.6L 4 cyl engine, 6 speed manual transmission, power steering, power 4 wheel disc brakes, power windows, Excellent black cloth upholstery, 16″ custom wheels, air conditioning, stereo sounds good, panorama moon roof, A fun little car to zip around town in!
ONLY 13,995 Actual miles! Only 59 Green Label’s out of 1,123 Bentley’s produced in ’98-99! With a cost at over $200k each these cars are a fantastic buy in today’s market. The prestige, style and driving experience of these Luxury Automobiles if over the top. So quiet and smooth on the road, it’s just waiting to take a road trip or back country wine touring. The plush Beige Leather Upholstery is expertly stitched with Burled Wood Trim Features throughout giving it the rich classy look and feel one would expect from such an amazing vehicle. BMW inspired Twin Turbo 4.4L V8 engine with 349hp and a 5 Speed Automatic Transmission making this family luxury car capable of going 0-60 in […]
Showing only 24,600 miles this car was traded to us by a Central Oregon New Car Dealer and Car Collector from his personal collection. We’re told the mileage is actual and it appears to be true. The Original Red Leather Upholstery and Carpet is absolutely “As-New”. A factory Black car with a deep shiny respray done a few years back, this car has a wonderful look and feel! Laser straight down the side with bright chrome and stainless and the polished aluminum wheels with white side wall tires. This Mercury has the “look”! 460ci Big Block Engine runs smooth and quiet. Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Power Windows, Tilt Column, Power Seat, Climate Control Heat/Air Conditioning and […]
Super Rare Automobile! Excellent driving Street Rod Olds!! Mustang II Independent front suspension with 2″ Drop Spindles, Power Steering and Power Disc Front Brakes, 455ci Big Block Oldsmobile Engine sitting under a Tilt Hood, 4 Speed (700R4) Automatic Transmission with the Shifter on the Tilt Column, Full Saddle Leather Upholstery, Power Tan Canvas Top, Body is finished in British Racing Green, Color Matched Steel Wheels with Radial White Wall Tires, Vintage Heater, Electric Wipers, Power Windows, Rides and Drives real good. This car looks awesome driving down the street!
Good looking Mercedes Benz! Black on Black on Black. Wonderful driving automobiles that are a lot of fun and style for the money. V8 Fuel Injected engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats including Headrest. Both factory tops in nice condition including black canvas power soft top, custom chrome 18″ wheels with good tires. Showing 137,890 miles the cosmetics of this car have been well cared for making this is a real head turning Benz cruising down the road.
Recently rebuilt stock 331ci V8 engine with less then 50 miles since completion! Needless to say it runs fantastic! Stock Automatic Transmission shifts and works as good as ever, Suspension is tight and the ride is a smooth like only a Cadillac would. An older frame-off restoration with some photos history of work completed. Chrome and Stainless has all been re-done to a high quality shine. Power White Soft Top, Power Seat and Power Windows all work smoothly. Lights and gauges are all working as well. A very good driving Cadillac, ready for you to join the local Cadillac Club and go Touring!!
So few of these are seen running around anymore, especially one that is all Stock!! 265ci 2bbl Carb V8 Engine with stock “single” exhaust! Power Glide Automatic transmission. We’re told this is a 3 owner car that has been well maintained and cared for throughout it’s life. A repaint of the factory colors of Surf Green and India Ivory was done in the late to early 90’s. Correct 210 Green upholstery was redone around the same time. This car has a very solid body with factory straight panels and alignment. Chrome and stainless all has a nice shine. Glass is good. AM Radio plays and the heater works, pretty much rounds out the options! Very smooth running and tight to […]
Previous owner bought this car from the original owner nearly 40 years ago! Always a Portland Oregon car. The body of this car is super solid, no signs of rust or repairs. Older color change to Black with the Yellow Stripe. Original Tan Upholstery has some wear from use however is in good serviceable condition. Newer Soft Top. Maintained through well known and respected Harold’s Auto Service. This car has a great running 4cyl dual carb engine, Smooth easy shifting 4 speed transmission, All gauges and lights are functioning properly. This is a nice clean driver example of a well cared for MG.
Wonderful running and driving Mustang. Strong 200ci 6cyl engine, standard shift 3 speed manual transmission, radial white wall tires on stock steel wheels with standard wheel covers. Black bucket seat upholstery is nicely refinished. Repaint the original Springtime Yellow. Chrome and stainless is nice. Floors are solid, the body is straight, this is a fun little driver. Ready to be used daily or weekend toy.
Good looking Thunderbird with a nice recent repaint of the correct Royal Maroon. Black vinyl top is in nice condition, stock black bucket seat upholstery. Thunder Jet 429ci V8 engine, automatic transmission, power steering, power disc front brakes, power windows, radial white wall tires, Body is solid, nice and straight. A little detailing and TLC would go a long way. Runs great and drives real good too.
Wonderfully kept and maintained it’s whole life by the Original Family!! This Real 442 was bought new locally by the Mom for a daily driver! This car was loving restored by her youngest son just 10 years ago. Original 455ci Big Block V8 Engine, 4 Speed Manual Transmission with Hurst Shifter. Stock Suspension is nice and tight with Factory Power Steering and Power Disc Front Brakes. Appears to have all been gone through at time of restoration. Power Windows and Power Door Locks along with a CD Player and Alarm have been added to the car. Always a Platinum (Silver) car with a Black Vinyl Top and Matching Black Vinyl Bucket Seat Upholstery. All Beautifully refinished to stock. Dash is […]
Only 16,250 One Owner Actual Miles!! Sold new at John Link Pontiac in Oregon City Oregon. Completely Original and Meticulously kept this car has never seen the rain! And that’s pretty amazing for living in Oregon it’s whole life! 5.0L V8 Fuel Injected Engine, 5 Speed Manual Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, AM/FM Cassette Radio, Air Conditioning, Tilt Column, Cruise Control, Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel and Manual Roll-Up Windows! Factory Rally II Wheels are nice with no curb rub. Original “Bright Red” finish is in wonderful condition, Original Gray Cloth Upholstery is AS-NEW! Window Sticker, Sales Order and numerous receipts for maintenance over the years.There are not many around in this exceptional of condition.
They sure built a Way Cool and Unique automobile with these XLR’s! Set on a Corvette Platform with 4 Wheel Independent Suspension. Powerful Northstar V8 Engine, smooth shifting Automatic Transmission, Traction Control, Dual Climate Control Heating/Air Conditioning, Heated Leather Seats, Touch Screen Navigation and Stereo, Heads-Up Display, Power Lift Trunk and Power Folding Hardtop that’s fun to watch go up or down! Finished in Black with Tan Leather, Chrome Wheels this is one Flashy head turning Cadillac! A local area car that we sold a few years ago to the 4th owner that we just bought it back from. Showing 95k on the odometer, it has been owned by car collectors it’s whole life and has been well cared for […]
Beautifully Restored in Starlight Black with Matching Black Vinyl Upholstery and a Black Vinyl Power Top. Super Straight Body. Excellent Chrome and Stainless. 389ci Tri-Power V8 with a Console Shift Automatic 2 Speed Transmission. Power Steering. Power Brakes. Remote Mirror. Power Antenna. AM/FM Radio. Full Wheel Covers on Stock Wheels with Radial Red Line Tires. GTO Trim was added to this beautiful LeMans. Very well finished to look as correct as possible. Drives Wonderfully!!
3 Owner Car with Only 69,350 Actual Miles!! Stunning Metallic Burgundy Exterior with Tan Leather Upholstery that is in mint condition. Only 3 Owners since new. Meticulously maintained both cosmetically and mechanically. Quite a few receipts for recent maintenance. Soft Top only, nice crisp Black Canvas Top. Northstar V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power 4 Wheel Disc Brakes, Front and Rear Independent Suspension, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats, Air Conditioning, Smooth Cadillac Ride with Corvette Performance!
A Rare and Hard to Find Buick!! A wonderful riding car, nice and smooth on the hwy, Good running fuel injected 5.0L V8 engine, Automatic Transmission, New White Vinyl Power Top, Original Dark Red Leather Upholstery, Radial Tires on Factory Wire Wheel Covers, One time refinish in the original color. Power Windows, Power Seat, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Remote Mirrors, Power Door Locks, Unique and Fun!
Very nice older restoration in good driving condition. Flathead V8 Engine, Standard 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Nice Woodgrain Dash, Red Upholstery is well done, Black Canvas Power Top, Accessory Bumper Tips Front and Rear, Spot Light, Chrome and Stainless is very nice, Solid body with a good fit. A real good driver!
Very clean and well cared for. Runs and Drives Fantastic with lots of records for work done over the years. Nicely repainted in the original color. Dark Blue Leather Upholstery has a little wear but is very serviceable as-is. Newer white wall radial tires on stock wheels. CD Player. Solid body with no signs of repairs. Showing just over 160k on the odometer this car gives a good solid feeling when driving.
Previous Owner of over 32 Years!! A wonderfully smooth driving automobile! Almost all original with only a few minor touch up spots, this Galaxie has a Curb Appeal like no other! Stunning to see driving down the boulevard. The Colors of this car are so Traditional to the era and looks amazing. All original upholstery that has held up very well but the top of the back seat from the sun has gotten brittle and is showing it’s age. Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, body shows no signs of significant rust. The 352ci V8 runs smooth and has a wonderful mellow dual exhaust tone. Automatic Transmission, Power Steering and Air Conditioning with Radial White Wall Tires make this […]
Wonderful running and driving 1st year Nomad! Nice finished in factory colors of Regal Turquoise and India Ivory with matching correct upholstery. Stock 265ci V8 Engine with an Edelbrock 4bbl carb, 4 Speed Manual Transmission (originally a 3 speed) Aftermarket Power Steering and Power Disc Front Brakes, Nice Sounding Dual Exhaust, 16″ American Racing Torq. Thrust II Wheels, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, Glass and Weather Striping is in Great Condition. Wonder Bar AM Radio. A real nice Nomad ready for Cruising!
All Steel Older Stock Restoration. Good running and driving little MG! Smooth Running 4 Cyl Dual Carb Engine, Standard Shift 4 Speed Manual Transmission, Radial Tires, Nice Black Upholstery with a good serviceable Black Vinyl Soft Top. Wood Dash with stock gauges, Just a fun MG to run around town in and have fun!
One Owner Local Area Car Since New! Very well maintained and garage kept! 350ci Tuned Port Injected V8 Engine, 4 + 3 Manual Transmission, Power Steering, Power 4 Wheel Disc Brakes, Independent Suspension Front and Rear, Tires are in Excellent Condition, Shows 150k and it runs like a top! Power Windows, Glass Removable Roof Panel, Original Silver Metallic paint is in very good condition. Strong Running and Fun to Drive!
What an Amazing Driving Automobile!! Smooth, Quiet without a single rattle or squeak! With Only 31,550 Actual Miles!! Factory Original Upholstery in near Mint Condition! Flathead 6 cyl engine is whisper quiet! Presto-Magic Automatic Transmission (Fluid Drive) Brand New Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels w/Full Wheel Covers, Original Chrome and Stainless, This is a well maintained Original car! Some minor paint touch-up and mostly original. An extremely Rare Automobile, that rides and drives like new!!
Numbers Matching and Color Correct. Only 5,474 Convertibles Produced in ’74. Nice Shiny “Medium Red” Exterior with Matched Dark Red Upholstery that is in very nice condition! Bright White Soft Top fits real well, Power 4 Wheel Disc Brakes, Tilt/Telescopic Steering Column, Power Steering, 350ci V8 Engine and an Automatic Transmission, Raised White Letter Tires on Rally Wheels, Factory Air Conditioned Car and Power Windows, Nice sounding dual exhaust, Rides nice and Drives Great! Ready for a new loving home!!
Only 3,775 Produced in 1956! These are Rare and Collectable and Tough to Find!! This is a well maintained example that is a well kept unrestored Packard showing just over 72,300 Miles, that we’re certain are actual as this has been a Portland area car in the hands of two well known Collectors since the 80’s. With the exception of a one time repaint of the factory colors of Scottish Heather and Corsican Black and regular maintenance it’s pretty well been left alone. Original Upholstery is still in good condition with some minor aging and wear it presents itself nicely. Stock 374ci V8 Engine with a 4bbl carburetor, Column shift Automatic Transmission, Aftermarket Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Signal Seeking AM Radio, Radial Tires, Power Seat, Power […]
Only 24,610 Actual Miles on the 2 Owner Pampered and Babied Lincoln! Wonderful Original Condition! 460ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Dual Power Seats, Power Windows, Air Conditioning, Radial Tires, Working 8 Track Radio, Original Pastel Blue Paint has a great shine! Dark Blue Leather Upholstery is in very nice condition, Original Spare and Jack in the trunk. Very Continental inside and out! Drives Wonderfully!!
Here’s a fun little car a lot of people haven’t seen! And with Only 200 Standard Models Produced, We Wonder just how many are left. Built by Kaiser-Frazier and sold primarily in the South and South West in Selected few Sears, Roebuck and Company Department Stores and Catalog. Similar to a Henry J but they offered less options keeping the Sales Cost under $1,500 Brand New! Stock running gear with the Body refinished in a Medium Blue with a little Metallic, Gray Cloth Upholstery, Flathead 134ci 4 Cyl Engine, Standard 3 Speed Transmission, A unique little car that’s solid, complete and in it’s Simplicity, Way Neat!
Bought in Sublimity Oregon and Driven to Oregon City where it has been stored inside since purchased for the collection. We are told it’s fully functional but the water cannon has a few leaks in the couplings.
Needs finishing, going to need electrical work and mechanical. We were told it has ran but not in the past few years. Wood Work was just finished over this past winter/spring, paint is good and the sheetmetal is nice, Very Unique………
Very solid older restoration, Was driven from Portland to Bend in 2012 for the V8 Ford Nationals and back without so much as a hiccup! Finished in a Spring Time Color of Turquoise, Older Leather Upholstery, This is a well kept and maintained Ford that was traded to us on the Matching Phaeton. Wonderful V8 Ford.
Gorgeous Black Paint on a Very Solid, Straight and Good Fitting Body! Ground Effects and Spoiler really make this little car a head turning toy! Custom 17″ Wheels, Custom Exhaust and Receipts for Thousands of Dollars Spent on the Performance Upgrades and Restoration! We were told by the builder he had in excess of $40k in this car! Upgraded to a 3.4L Engine with an Automatic Transmission, Power Windows, Sun Roof, This is a unique little car that are very hard to find in this nice of condition!
If you have a few more minutes you never want back, Recorded another tune I wrote! Just a fun little jingle of a few of my favorite old cars, V8 Fords! Hope you enjoy- Dale
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