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  • Photos: 1973 Pontiac Grand Am

    Jul 24, 13 • Featured, Vintage Cars2 Comments
    Photos: 1973 Pontiac Grand Am

    You may remember Channing Greene’s 1967 Mercury Park Lane from a few months back, that he decided to move along in favor of something else. And his new purchase is, indeed, something else. You never, ever see a nice 1973 Pontiac Grand Am anymore...

  • 5 Favorite Cars I Loved Before I Knew Anything About Cars

    Jun 19, 13 • Vintage Cars6 Comments
    5 Favorite Cars I Loved Before I Knew Anything About Cars

    My old man (pictured above with me at age 3 and his ’67 Dodge Polara in the background) wasn’t what you’d call a “car guy.” He liked cars, but never purposely opened the hood of one the entire time I knew him. We never went to a car show, and we never spent time hanging ...

  • Clunker Nation Bumper Stickers In the Wild

    Jun 15, 13 • Featured, Vintage Motorcycles1 Comment
    Clunker Nation Bumper Stickers In the Wild

    We’re starting to see Clunker Nation bumper stickers showing up in key locations. Find out how to get your own of this very limited supply...

  • The WTF Files: 1980 Pontiac Grand Safari

    Apr 26, 13 • Featured, Vintage CarsComments Off
    The WTF Files: 1980 Pontiac Grand Safari

    I have to search for vintage station wagons at least once a week. This 1980 Grand Safari caught my eye because of the low mileage – just over 23k – and it’s because it’s what half of my neighborhood drove when I was a kid. It looked ok from the overall photos. The $5900 Buy ...

  • Car Lot Finds: 1975 Pontiac Grand Prix SJ

    Car Lot Finds: 1975 Pontiac Grand Prix SJ

    I’m about 90 percent more likely to take back roads than I am to drive in the highway for one reason: when you’re on the highway you miss seeing cool stuff like this for sale. This 1975 Pontiac GP SJ is in the lot at Foley Motorsports on Route 9 in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. In ’75, ...

  • Fix Your Saggy Headliner!!

    Aug 28, 10 • DIY, Vintage Cars1 Comment
    Fix Your Saggy Headliner!!

    My daily ride is a 1983 Pontiac Parisienne. I’m a sucker for B-Body GM cars. The Parisienne is my third, preceded by an ’82 LeSabre and an ’87 Electra Estate Wagon. They’re cheap to buy, cheap to run and cheap to fix. But if they have one Achilles heel, it’s the shell-type headliner that came ...

  • Things that make a nice commute even better

    Aug 23, 10 • Uncategorized1 Comment
    Things that make a nice commute even better

    For the seven years I worked at Hemmings Motor News in southern Vermont, I had a commute that never took me more or less than 15 minutes. It was so brief that when the price of gas shot up to close to four bucks a gallon, I was riding my bicycle to work. Truth is, ...