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I used to carry a load of spare parts in the trunk of my car. Now I just bring a cellphone and a AAA towing card.
When I first started going on classic rallies 30 years ago, it was routine to see cars smoking, overheating and finally dying by the side of the road. There were ...Read more
Video of the Week: Take a look at a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 crossing the block at Gooding & Company’s Scottsdale Auction this week
Our Art Director, David Tomaro, has created three possible cover concepts, and we’d like to know which one is your favorite. It should all take less than a minute, and your answers help determine the content of our magazine. Voting ends Thursday, January 12, at Midnight PST. If you have any additional thoughts about SCM, ...Read more
The pieces are coming together.
I maintain that the only way to get kids involved with our old cars is to engage them from a very early age. Old cars should just be one of the many hobbies and sports they enjoy.
In his after-school classes, my 9-year-old Bradley is taking computer coding — and learning to ...Read more
Collector Car News
Join Keith Martin, Donald Osborn, and SCMer Ed Fallon of Cave Creek Classics for the annual SCM Rétromobile Reception. The reception will take place Wednesday, February 8, at 4:30 p.m. We’ll enjoy wine and refreshments at the Café Le Jambon à la Broche, located at the back of Exposition Hall A at Read more
The Greystone Mansion Concours d’Elegance, which happens on May 7, 2017 on a stunning 18-acre estate in Beverly Hills, CA, is offering SCM readers a great holiday deal for tickets.
From now though December 31, SCM readers get $135 concours tickets for $100.
All tickets include a parking shuttle service, gourmet food stations, adult beverages, concours admission, ...Read more
When 79-year-old Jim Collier was just 16, he was given a ’36 Ford — and that was the last Ford he ever owned. He actually became a Chevy man, and not a casual one by any stretch.
His desire for cars that were readily accessible, reliable, and something he could afford within a low-income town increased ...Read more
A few weeks ago, SCM had a contest inviting participants to predict, without going over, the total sales of Monterey. The total of all sales results released by the Monterey auction companies has been calculated and verified, and we are pleased to announce that Jay Paul Santangelo was the winner, and as such, has been named ...Read more
- By Donald Osborne / March 2017
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