Posts Tagged “Collector Car”

A 240Z Still Young

By | June 1, 2014

Two weeks ago I flew from Boise, Idaho to Sacramento, California to pick up a 1971 Datsun 240Z that I purchased on Ebay a couple of weeks earlier.  You assume a certain amount of risk when buying a car off of Ebay, especially one that’s 43 years old and as rust prone as the old […]

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Man Drove The Same Car For 82 Years

By | November 6, 2012

I’ve always considered myself to be a little nostalgic, especially with cars.  The longer I own a car, the harder it is for me to part with it.  There have been a few I’ve had a particularly hard time parting with.  The ’76 Toyota Corona I learned to drive in, an ’89 Dodge Ramcharger that […]

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Officially Official: July 8th Set as National Collector Car Appreciation Day

By | January 24, 2011

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (or SEMA as we know it) announced July 8, 2011 as national “Collector Car Appreciation Day“. This is the second commemoration of the budding annual event that saw the participation of thousands of enthusiasts nationwide. The goal of this congressionally recognized day is to raise awareness of the vital role […]

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