Memory Lane Motors Inventory

2608 SE Holgate Blvd.
Portland, Oregon (503) 231-1940

Author: Elan Davis

1953 Buick Skylark

One of Harley Earl’s most Beautiful Designs! Only 1,690 were Designed and manufactured to commemorate 50 Years of Buick. These “custom” built Factory cars are Fantastic Automobiles not only to look at but to drive! Set on a Roadmaster chassis this one has had a complete Factory Correct Restoration done with only a few hundred miles since completion. Finished in “Majestic White” with the Correct Red and White Leather Upholstery and Boot. Smooth Running 322ci Overhead Valve V8 Engine, Dyna-Flow Automatic Transmission, All the Luxury Options in it’s time…..Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Seat, Power Windows, Power (Tan Canvas) Soft Top, AM Radio, “Checker Board” Dash and Factory Kelsey-Hayes Wire Wheels with Radial White Wall Tires added. All Chrome and […]

$139,500


1948 Mercury Convertible

This is a Wonderfully Restored “Tour” Ready Mercury! Fantastic Running Flathead V8 with Offenhauser Heads, Dual Exhaust, Standard 3 Speed Column Shift Manual, Excellent Chrome and Stainless Trim, Glass and Weather Stripping is all very nice, Beautiful Dash and Gauges, Power Tan Canvas Top in Very nice condition, Newer Radial White Wall Tires on Red Painted Reversed Steel Wheels, Correct Mercury Color of Maize Yellow is nicely finished on a Very Good Fitting Body! We don’t get many Mercurys of this era and this is a very clean example!

$44,500


2002 Chrysler Prowler

Last Year of Production for the Prowler and Only 1437 were Produced. Only 11,950 Actual Miles!! Meticulously maintained by Collectors since new, 3.5L 253hp 24 Valve V6 Fuel Injected Engine, Auto-Stick 4 Speed Automatic Transmission, Power Steering and 4 Wheel Power Disc Brakes, 4 Corner Independent Suspension,17×7 Front Chromed Aluminum Wheels with 20×10 Rear Chromed Aluminum Wheels, Power Windows, Air Conditioning/Heat/Defrost, Rear Window Defroster, CD Changer, Nice Sounding Factory Stereo System, Charcoal Gray Leather Upholstery, Black Canvas Soft Top, Original Paint of Prowler Yellow is in Excellent Condition, These cars are so much fun to go cruising up and down the boulevard in! Hot Rod Style with all the Modern!

$29,500


1951 MG TD Roadster

Wonderful Older All Steel and Stock restoration in Excellent Touring Condition! Smooth Strong Running 4 cyl stock engine with dual carbs, 4 Speed Manual Transmission, Nice Tan Canvas Soft Top with Side Curtains, Chrome and Stainless is very nice, (Original Grill and Steering Wheel Included) Radial Black Wall Tires on Stock Wheels, Complete with All the Tools, Manuals and Jack. Look it over this is a great example.

$24,500


1956 Continental Mark II

Highly sought after “Investment” Automobile! Only 2,550 Produced in 1956 and one of the most expensive American cars of it’s time! This car came to us through the 39 car Collection that we bought. It is a 2 Family Owned car since new. They bought the car in Canada from the son of the original owner and brought it to Oregon. The Fairmont Blue Exterior was recently refinished and it’s beautifully done. All new Matching Tu-Tone Leather Upholstery and Show quality Chrome and Stainless. Very nice fitting body that is laser straight! 368ci Engine V8 Engine runs smooth and quiet. Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes w/Disc Front Brake Conversion, Power Windows including Wing Vents, Power Seat, Power Door Locks, […]

$69,500


1974 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

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!!

$22,500


1956 Packard Patrician

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 […]

$18,500


1963 Dodge Polara 500 2 door Hardtop

Sooo Much Fun to Drive!! Original 383ci Big Block Mopar Power! Push-Button Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Excellent Sounding Dual Exhaust! Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Always a Polar White car with Red and White Bucket Seat Upholstery, Very Solid Body that has nice Straight Panels and good Alignment. It has a newer Aluminum Radiator and a CD Player, Otherwise this Polara is the way it came from the factory!

$28,500


1973 Lincoln Continental Mark IV

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!!

$14,500


1953 Allstate Series 4 Coupe

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!

$16,500


1940 Ford Deluxe Woody Station Wagon

Absolutely Beautifully Restored Original Wood that has been done for over 40 years! Stock Flathead V8 Engine Runs Whisper Quiet!! Standard Shift 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Stock Saddle Correct Leather Upholstery, Gorgeous Headliner, Solid Body and Floors, Finished in Garnet Maroon, It is a wonderful driving Woody Wagon, All Stock Glass with the “Ford Bug” in the Corners, It Has been owned by a life member and well respected Flathead Mechanic and all around V8 Ford Guru for over 40+ years. Well cared for and always maintained. Look it over, this is a wonderful example of a nice Stock Woody Station Wagon.

$79,500


1980 American LaFrance Ladder Truck

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.

$8,950


1928 REO Fire Truck

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………

$6,500


1964 Ford C850 Fire Truck

Very nice throughout, We’re told it’s functional and in good working order. Park bench mounted on top for Parade use. This old Ford Fire Truck has a great look and feel to it! They are a blast to play around with!

$7,500


1985 Pontiac Feiro GT

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!

$12,500


1948 Mercury Convertible

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!

$39,500


1950 Chrysler Windsor Newport

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!!

$18,500


1954 Chevrolet 6400 Dump Truck

Beautiful Restoration! Excellent Bright Yellow Paint on a Super Straight Body! Detailed Engine Compartment with a Stock In-line 6 cyl engine, 4 Speed Manual Transmission with a 2 Speed Rear Axle. Nice clean tan upholstery. New Hydraulic Pump and Motor makes the bed go up and down with ease! Factory Vacuum Assist Brakes, Runs Great and Drives like a Good Ol’ Truck!

$14,500


1940 Mercury Convertible Sedan

Oh Soooo Rare!! Only year Mercury made a Convertible Sedan, Recently gone through mechanically with less then 100 miles on the Flathead V8 that runs whisper quiet and smooth as could be. Standard shift 3 speed manual transmission, Working Factory AM Radio, Nice Deep Maroon Leather Upholstery, Black Canvas Top in Excellent Condition, Very Straight Body that Fits real good, Nice Chrome and Stainless, Older Black Paint in that shines great with lots of depth. Very well Restored to Factory Stock. This is a wonderful example of a very rare and collectable model. Ready for Touring!

$46,500 SOLD


“These Old Fords”

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


Roar With Gilmore Book

“Roar With Gilmore, the Story of America’s Most Unusual Oil Company” by Charles Seims and Alan Darr. 240 pages, hardcover and with over 200 photos, most never before published. Two chapters are devoted exclusively to Gilmore’s racing sponsorship at Ascot, Gilmore Stadium, Indy and Bonneville. There is a chapter devoted to Alan’s extensive Gilmore collection (in color). For instance, he has ten double sided Gilmore globes, all original and no duplicates. To order a copy, Contact Logan Gray @ 503-292-7747 or Email vintagemotorbooks@comcast.net Logan has been running Vintage Motorbooks for over 30 years. He has a Large Selection of Automotive related books, brochures and manuals. Covering nearly every aspect of American, European and British Automative History. If you’ve been “looking for […]