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Peacock Blue: Custom Six-Carb 331 Hemi-Powered 1932 Ford Roadster

This 1932 Ford roaster is a Street Rodder magazine Top 100 winner and a fantastic looking late 1950’s style build with seemingly all the right pieces, including a built and balanced six-carb 331ci hemi. Dazzling ’56 Ford Peacock Blue paint covers a Brookville reproduction steel body, and the boxed ASC frame rails use a 1932 …

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Via Detroit & Turin: 1963 Imperial Crown Ghia Limo

This 1963 Imperial Crown Ghia limousine (chassis 9333150369) is one of just 132 built between 1957 and ’65, 13 of which were produced for its model year. Aside from a single additional example, this is the only one built with no rear quarter windows and an oval backlight. These massive, ~21-foot-long cars used Chrysler underpinnings, but Imperial …

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Custom 390/4-Speed Roadster: 1963 Ford Thunderbird

This 1963 Ford Thunderbird packs a 390 FE and a 4-speed under customized roadster bodywork, and to go with the looks, “race-oriented function” comes courtesy of a three-link rear end, C5 Corvette brakes, a fuel cell, QA1 coilovers and more. A few half-baked details aside, the car looks like a high-quality build and should be …

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Documented From Day One: Rare 1961 Willys Sedan Delivery

This 1961 Willys Sedan Delivery (chassis 5424712035) is a very rare model derivative, especially in this kind of condition. The van has a great back story, having been bought new by a Catholic church to deliver meals to the homeless, before retirement brought a claimed $20k restoration focusing on “every nut, bolt and wire.” The result shows …

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Not an Evo: Rare 1962 Dodge Lancer

This 1962 Dodge Lancer is one of the more impressive examples we’ve seen, and reportedly has just 88k original miles. These are some of the most visually distinct Mopars of the era, which really is saying a lot, and while their styling has always divided opinion, we think they’re cool–this one’s excellent looking paint, brightwork, …

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Injected Roller Cam 302/5-Speed: 1970 Ford Maverick Restomod

This 1970 Ford Maverick is described as an original southern California car with “no rust at all.” Further claimed to have never been taken apart and wearing an older, inexpensive respray over a well-judged drop and aftermarket wheels, the car is a great reminder of what made these early chrome-bumper Mavericks cool. Under the hood lives …

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South Bend Sweepstakes: 1956 Studebaker President

This 1956 Studebaker president is an interesting car, being among the last traditional full-size cars the South Bend, Indiana-based company would build before switching attention to the Lark in 1959, not to mention that these top-line models were also sold as badge-engineered Packards for that once-great marque’s last few years of existence. The car looks …

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Distant Eagle Cousin: 1959 Whitfill Triumph F3 Special

11/25/2018 Update: Over seven years later, this car has now been listed by the owner who discovered it on BaT here on Race Cars Direct in the UK for 32,500 GBP. 6/13/2011 Update: Check out the BaT Success Story here. 4/10/2011 Update: This auction was cancelled early and marked sold by the seller. There were two …

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1000 HP per Ton: 1991 Nissan NPT-90 IMSA GT Racer

This 1991 Nissan NPT-90 is described by the seller as a “genuine period chassis, commissioned as a spare but not racer during the period of Nissan dominance in IMSA GTP.” The car was reportedly completed later in the US and then successfully campaigned in vintage events, before winding up in the UK where it’s recently been …