Well we’ve been hard at it, Selling Cars, Having Fun and Making Movies! This episode is just a quick glimpse into the average day around Memory Lane. Cars come in, cars go out. Sometimes faster then you can believe! But it’s all true! This is simply just what we do! Hope you all enjoy…….
A Wonderful Example of a very unique Automobile with only 8,850 produced. This DeSoto has been in the loving hand of just One Family since new!! We purchased the car from the grandson-n-law who bought the car from his wife’s Grandmother in 1971! A heart felt restoration was preformed on this car approximately 5 years ago. Finished back to factory stock this DeSoto runs and drives like it was brand new again! Whisper quiet 236ci In-line Flathead Six Cylinder Engine was throughly rebuilt, Fluid Drive Transmission was also rebuilt and shifts fantastic. This car has wonderful power and on Radial Wide White Wall Tires and smooth suspension it handles better then new and gives you the feeling of wanting to […]
Number’s Matching 350hp 327ci V8 Engine, 4 speed manual transmission, Knock-off Aluminum Wheels with Red Line Radial Tires, Nice factory sounding dual exhaust, Finished in Riverside Red with a Big Block Hood and a “Black Stinger”, Black Leather Upholstery, Both Factory Tops come with the car, Black Vinyl Soft Top and Body Color Matched Hard Top, Over $6,000 spent on the mechanical’s a few years back and very few miles to make this a turn ket and worry free road worthy Corvette. Simulated Wood Grain Steering Wheel and an AM/FM Radio was added. A nice tight driver with good smooth power. Ready to see the USA in your Chevrolet?
Super Rare Factory Stick!! 3 Speed Column Shift Transmission works slick as a whistle! Original 389ci V8 Engine with a 4bbl Carburetor. Factory 8 Lug Aluminum Wheels. Nice repaint of the Original Nocturne Blue Exterior with Tu-tone Blue Bucket Seat Upholstery. Very nice chrome and stainless, glass is all in very nice condition. Only 3,124 produced with manual transmissions, I bet there wasn’t many with 3 speeds!! Such a fun, smooth driving car. Sounds great with mellow toned dual exhaust. This is a very special Gran Prix!
ONLY 6,540 ACTUAL MILES!!!! Absolutely AS-NEW as the come!! Beautifully maintained and kept by only 2 previous owners. We bought this car from a gal here locally in Portland, Sold it to one of our regulars who owned it for nearly a year and only drove it a few hundred miles! Bought back from him and now it’s your turn to own this brand new Miata! Paddle Shift Automatic Transmission, Power Windows, Cruise Control, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Black Leather Upholstery, Power Folding Hardtop, Nice Aluminum 17″ Wheels, Air Conditioning blows nice and Cold! Excellent Sounding Bose Stereo with Sirius Radio, AM/FM/CD, Windows Sticker and Books come with the car. Well worth the look if your looking for one […]
Street Appeal like no other!! This is one gorgeous Galaxie!! With a mildly built Big Block 428ci Engine and Fuel Injection this car moves down the road with ease!! C6 Automatic Transmission with a nice crisp shift kit, sway bars front and rear help it stay flat through the corners! Posi-Traction 9″ Ford Rear End, Nice chrome and stainless, Power Steering and Power Disc Front Brakes, Beautifully redone to stock Legendary Upholstery. With very little paint touch up this Black on Black Beauty is stunning in person and eye catching on the street!! This one is sure to please!
All Steel Custom Street Rod with No Expenses Spared in the build!! Jaguar Independent Front and Rear Suspension, 4 Wheel Power Disc Brakes, Fuel Injected LT1 Corvette Engine beautifully detailed with just the right amount of polished aluminum. Power Steering, Air Conditioning that is nice and cold! Power Windows, Folding Tan Canvas Soft Top that has been expertly chopped 2 inches! Custom Tan Canvas Top Boot, Custom Tan Leather Upholstery with Power Bucket Seats and Power Lift Trunk finished to match. ’37 Ford Headlights and ’37 Lincoln Zephyr Tail Lights, Billet Aluminum Grille, Coy’s 17″ Chrome 5 Spoke Wheels, This is a crowd please and trophy winner everywhere it goes!! Turn Key Street Rod!!
All Steel Body and Fenders! Great little Street Rod Model A. Small Block Chevrolet V8 Engine, Automatic TH350 Transmission with Genie Shifter, Dropped Front Axle with Disc Brakes, 10 Bolt Chevrolet Rear End with rear air bag suspension to help with a light load (onboard compressor), Tinted Glass, ’32 Ford Stainless Steel style fuel tank, BFGoodrich Radial TA tires, Luggage Rack, Classic Instruments Gold Trim Gauges, Lots of receipts and records for work done over the years. A great cruiser that goes down the highway easily!
Just a fun little top in the sun run around town kind of car! Good running 6 cyl engine, automatic transmission shift nice and tight. Car handles real good, smooth steering and suspension. good brakes. newer radial white wall tires, body is solid and straight with a good fit. older repaint in Daytona Blue with blue vinyl upholstery. AM/FM Cassette radio. Put the kids in the back seat and head to the ice cream store. A fun little car for the money!
True 442 that we bought from the Family of Original Owner the first time we owned it and just took it back in trade on a Street Rod. This is a wonderful Automobile that has always been well maintained and pampered! Factory 4 Speed Manual Transmission with the Original 455ci V8 engine and Stock Rear End. Factory Power Steering and Brakes. Correct colors of Platinum Poly with a Black Vinyl Top and correct Black Bucket Seat Upholstery. Super Solid Rust Free Body with an Excellent fit and finish! Power Windows, Power Door Lock (by remote) and a CD Player under the dash are the only deviations from stock. Smooth tight and ready to drive, this is a wonderful Oldsmobile 442!
Factory 361ci V8 with a 4 Speed Manual Transmission and a Sure Grip Differential!! Sold new in Madras Oregon at Thomas Sales & Service, We’re told this is just a two owner car since new! Older repaint of the original Citron Gold with nicely redone matching upholstery from Legendary Upholstery. Rally Style Wheels with White Wall Tires for a nice era look and stance. Car still has single exhaust, am radio. Just a good old car that has a nice honest feel.
A very rarely seen body style! This is an older restoration in great running and driving condition! 352ci V8 runs nice and smooth and has a wonderful mellow dual exhaust tone. Automatic Transmission. Radial tires on Chrome Baby Moon Wheels. Black and White Upholstery in good condition. Body is nice and solid. Rides nice and turns heads cruising down the road!
Super Rare and Unique Buick!! Only 6,021 Produced. Nicely finished in Granada Red with Matching Red Bucket Seat Upholstery, Nice White Vinyl Soft Top that gives this car the look with the top up or down!! 401ci V8 Engine that is detailed back to factory stock, Automatic Transmission with a console shift, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Tilt Column, Cruise Control, Power Seat, Power Windows, Remote Trunk Release, Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels and Full Wheel Covers, Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Body is straight and solid. A great cruising Buick!!
Wonderful driving automobile with 50’s style custom treatments. 239ci Flathead V8 with wonderful sounding mellow tone dual exhaust! 3 Speed Manual Column Shift Transmission with Overdrive. Nosed, Decked and Fender Skirts. Tastefully lowered all the way around. Finished in factory colors of Superior Blue over Banff Blue. Dark Blue and White Leather Upholstery. This car has a wonderful look and feel, just like you’d see in a High School parking lot in 1958!
Beautiful All Steel Henry Ford Sheetmetal! This little Nostalgia Hot Rod is built just the way we like them! Small Block 283ci V8 2bbl Carb., that looks like Henry Ford and Lewis Chevrolet put it in there! Full Synco 3 Speed Transmission, Dropped Axle with Disc Brakes, 12 Volt Electric conversion, F1 Ford Pick-Up Steering Box, Turn Signals, Big-N-Little Radial Black Wall Tires on Black Steel Wheels and ’39 Caps, Mohair Upholstery appears to be completely original, Dash and Window Trim has never been redone. Factory Interior Sun Visors, Heater, Windshield and Cowl vent both still open as factory. Older refinish in it’s original Black color with a Red Pinstripe. Dual Exhaust with a nice mellow old school Hot Rod […]
Super Rare with Unique History! Only 93 of these DK400’s were produced in 1955 and of those only 6 were crafted by Hooper & Co. Coach Builders. A well known Coach company in Great Britain. We are told that this particular vehicle was purchased new by “The Fraser Group” the parent company of the famous “Harrods Department Store”. The car remained in their collection until the late 80’s when it found its way to the States. Has been in the hands of private collectors since coming to us locally from the Osterman Collection. With only 39,600 miles showing on the odometer that’s said to be actual and all the Original Upholstery that is in exceptional condition, this is a very […]
Bought locally from the estate of the builder, this un-cut stock bodied Mercury has very few miles on it since completion! Crips tight running Flathead V8 engine with Aluminum Offenhauser Heads, Polished 4bbl Carb Intake, Lots of Polished Finned Aluminum, Flat-O-Matic Automatic Transmission, Column Shift Tilt Column, 12 Volt Electrics, Aluminum Radiator, Stock Wheels with Trim Rings and Hubcaps, Brand New Radial Wide White Wall Tires, Dual Exhaust, Tan Custom Leather Upholstery, All Chrome and Stainless has been redone to a nice bright finish. This is a great look Mercury with a nice profile and lots of Curb appeal!
Fun cruising Impala! Finished in Gold Metallic with Factory Beige Upholstery. Nice and tidy Impala with a good solid unrestored and well cared for feeling. Stock 230ci In-line 6 cyl engine, Power Glide Transmission, Factory Power Steering, Mileage showing is 81,650 we believe to be actual. Radial White Wall Tires with SS Full Wheel Covers to add a little flash! Rides wonderful and drives very good. A great Cruiser!
Real Sunbeam Tiger built by Rootes Group with the original numbers matching 260ci V8 engine, 4 speed manual transmission, Only 6,450 produced from 1964-1967. Brand new Burl Wood Dash that is beautiful!! Nice Black Upholstery with a matching black vinyl soft top, comes with a black painted hardtop! Redone many years ago in factory color of Mediterranean Blue (code 100). A very fun car to drive with a unique sound and feel that’s all their own! Very collectable and highly sought after.
This is a well cared for and maintained Shay. Built in 1980 and titled as a 1980 Shay Model A. Has a great running 4 cyl Pinto Engine, Standard Shift 4 speed manual transmission, Front independent suspension with disc brakes, Nice clean back vinyl upholstery including rumble seat, Stainless spoke wire wheels with dual side mounts and white wall tires, luggage rack and trunk, turn signals, 12 volt, Very user friendly to drive and keeps up with city traffic easily. Fun little cars for the money that are rather collectable themselves.
Stunning restoration to factory correct! 455ci V8 in a nicely detailed engine compartment and it runs very smooth and strong with a fantastic stock toned dual exhaust sound. Automatic transmission with the shifter on the tilt column. Cold air induction hood. Factory functioning air conditioning. Power steering. power brakes. power windows. power white soft top with glass rear window. The factory tinted glass is in excellent condition. AM/FM Radio. Stainless and chrome all shines bright and beautiful. Steel rally wheels with white letter BF Goodrich Radial TA’s. Finished in factory color of Gulf Stream Blue with Pearl White Upholstery. Very sanitary undercarriage. Solid original floors. Straight body with excellent fit and a beautiful finish. This Buick GS is in exceptional […]
STUNNING Restoration was preformed to an Exception level on this Panel Truck. All Henry Ford sheetmetal that was in amazing condition prior to restoration. Laser straight body panels and superb fit. Finished in factory colors of Rock Moss Green with Black Fenders the finish on this Model A is Beautiful! Gorgeous wood work to finish the interior to factory correct. Black vinyl top is finished in the proper material. Mechanically this car is as good as it looks. Original 4cyl engine is smooth and tight as the day it was new, as well as the standard 3 speed transmission and shifter. Mechanical brakes stop this Model A nice and straight and easily. Smooth suspension and steering. This is one of […]
Great little 2 door sedan body style that you don’t see very often! Finished in factory color of Chalfonte Blue with a White Top and Tinted Black Windows this little Ford has great “Curb Appeal”! Polished American Torq. Thrust II Wheels, Great Sounding Dual Exhaust hooked to a 289ci Small Block V8 Engine with a 3 Speed Column Shift and Overdrive! This little car is ready to go cruising! Tu-Tone Gray Cloth Upholstery, Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Sits Good, Looks Good, Drives Good a whole lot of fun for the money!!
Bought from a long time friend this was his driver for the past few years. Runs and drives fantastic!! Very clean gray leather upholstery and the paint has a great shine. Has just over 120k on it but has been very well maintained and kept, both cosmetically and mechanically. V8 engine, automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes, tinted power windows, power driver seat, cruise control, nice sounding stereo, tires are like new. A great first car, rainy day car or everyday car.
Oh how Rare is this one!! A 3 Owner Numbers Matching 427ci 400hp Tri-Power Big Block, 4 Speed Manual Transmission and Very rare Air Conditioning!!! One time respray of the Original Daytona Yellow, Black Upholstery with a new Black Canvas soft top, Factory Color Matched Hardtop is included! Original Rally Wheels with Radial Tires. A very correct and original car, Very nice clean body with great paint. Upholstery is in very good original condition. Smooth Clutch and easy to shift. This is a real special car in good honest original condition!
Wonderful Running and Driving Chevrolet! Older restoration in very nice condition. Finished in factory colors of Regal Turquoise and India Ivory with correctly done matching upholstery. Small block V8 we believe is the original 265ci engine, Edelbrock 4 bbl carb, Power Glide Automatic Transmission, Stock Wheels with Full Wheel Covers and Radial White Wall Tires, Nice Mellow Tone Dual Exhaust, Chrome and Stainless is all nicely refinished, Custom Auto Sound AM/FM Cassette, Very solid body that has a nice factory fit and finish.
All Mopar! 440ci V8 engine, Late Model Independent Front Suspension and Rear End, Disc Front Brakes, Power Windows, Nicely done Saddle Upholstery with a top boot to match, Dark Blue Canvas Soft Top. Chrome and Stainless is all bright and well done. All new glass. Radial White Wall Tires on Red Steel Wheels with Dodge Lancer “Flipper” Caps with Bullet Centers. Custom Dash with Autometer Gauges. Good Strong Running Hot Rod Plymouth!
This is a wonderful example of a very well cared for original car, with only 83,000 actual miles and 2 owners since new! 390ci V8 Engine runs smooth, quiet and strong. Automatic columns shift transmission, power steering, power brakes and factory air conditioning, Completely original gold cloth upholstery. Wimbledon white exterior in very nice condition. Body is very solid with an honest original look and feel. Smooth driving and quiet running, this is a wonderful old Ford!
Gorgeous Mustang with a Beautiful Grabber Orange finish! Black Upholstery in Excellent condition. 351ci Cleveland V8 Engine with updated MSD Distributor and Ignition, Automatic Console Shift Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Steel Rallye Wheels with White Raised Letter Tires, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice and bright. Body is very straight and fits great! Undercarriage has been nicely detailed. Front and Rear Spoilers and Rear Window “SportSlats”. AM Radio, Woodgrain Trimmed Upholstery. This is an awesome example of such an Iconic Muscle Car Era! Look it over, it’s a real nice Mach 1!
One of the most stunning we’ve ever had to offer!! A very meticulous frame-off restoration was preformed on this car over 25 years ago and it has only been trailered to be shown since it’s completion. Restored to a quality that’s better then new! Super Rare Dual 4bbl Carburetors with the correct “Bat Wing” Air Cleaner on the stock 265ci V8 Engine, Power Glide Transmission, Power Steering and Power Brakes. Engine runs and sounds fantastic! The factory dual exhaust is running through stock style mufflers out dealer optioned exhaust tips, this ’56 sounds just the way the it came from the factory! The lacquer finish is exceptionally done in the Factory colors of Dusk Plum and India Ivory. Has a […]
One of the fastest production cars of it’s time! These Rocket 88’s are a true piece of automotive history! 303ci V8 Engine is nicely detailed to factory stock. Runs great and sounds real good through a nice mellow set of dual pipes! Hydra-Matic (automatic) Transmission, 12 Volt Electrics, CD Player under dash, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice on this beautifully straight Black Body! Upholstery is well done with black vinyl seats. American Racing Gray Center Torq. Thrust Wheels. Body is super solid and has a good fit and finish. We’ve owned this car numerous times trading it around with regular customers, it was once in our own collection as we are big fans of 50 Oldsmobiles. This is […]
Wonderful Running and Driving Plymouth! 6cyl In-line Flathead Engine runs smooth and strong, Easy shifting 3 speed transmission, Radial tires on stock wheels, chrome and stainless is all in very good condition. Radio Delete, Vacuum Wipers, Sun Visor. A simple clean little car that is a very good driver!
Stunning Black Cadillac!! With only 11,839 produced we don’t see very many around and this one is a Fantastic example and edition to any collection! Beautiful body with a real nice fit and finish. Stock 331ci V8 engine runs whisper quiet!! Fitted to a modern 700R4 4 speed automatic transmission this car is set up to travel or cruise around town with ease! Newer radial wide white wall tires on Cadillac wire wheels. Beautifully finished gray cloth upholstery stitched in the factory pattern. Newer AM/FM/CD Stereo. Tastefully lowered and still retains a nice smooth ride. Very mellow dual exhaust with just the right note to let you know it’s a V8! Chrome and stainless is bright and shiny. Undercarriage is […]
Just traded in on a Collector car. Driven in to us from LaGrande Oregon this little Cadillac is ready for top down summer time road trips! V8 engine runs great! Automatic Transmission, Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Seats, Air Conditioning, Factory Wheels included, Both Factory Tops- Soft top is black canvas and in excellent condition. Original Tan Leather Upholstery has been very well cared for as well as the Original Bright Red Finish. Always maintained and garage kept it’s hard to believe that is has just over 121,000 miles on it! Super clean and nice throughout!
Smooth quiet ride just waiting for a road trip! Well cared for local area car. Nice original Maroon Leather Upholstery and nicely repainted tu-tone Maroon and White. Wire Wheel Covers with Radial Tires. 460ci V8 Engine runs very smooth. Automatic Transmission. Power Seats, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Remote Mirror, Cruise-Control, Climate Control. It’s rare and unusual to see a Mark V with a Solid, Painted Roof without a Moon Roof! Nice straight, solid body with a great shine! This Lincoln ready to go!
Excellent Running and Driving Sunnier! Upgraded to a Strong Running 312i V8, Nice mild cam with a great sounding set of dual exhaust! 3 Speed Column Shift Manual Transmission with Overdrive! Power Steering, Very nice chrome and stainless, Black Canvas Power Top is in excellent condition with a white top boot cover to match the white and green upholstery. Converted to 12 Volt Electrics. Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels with Full Wheel Covers, Continental Kit, Quarter Panel Mount Accessory Antenna, Fender Skirts, Blue Dot Tail Lights. An older restoration in good driving condition. This is a fun car to drive and is ready for top down cruise-in fun!
This is a real good solid bodied old Lincoln. All stock running gear with Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Suspension feels nice and smooth. 317ci V8 Engine runs strong, Automatic Transmission shifts good. Brakes stop nice and straight and have all been recently gone through. Upholstery is in good stock condition with the seats and carpet being redone a few years back. Original chrome and stainless. Paint is weak but has a good original looking patina to it. Ready to use and tinker with as-is or spend a little time taking it to the next level.
Fully Restored with No Expenses Spared!! Beautifully finished inside and out. 261ci In-line 6cyl engine with Fenton Headers and a nice mellow dual exhaust tone. Wayne polished aluminum side and valve cover. Full Syncro 4 speed manual transmission shifts easily and greatly improves the drivability. Electric Power Steering has been added. 12 volt electrics. Custom Stereo System with Video Screen and Back Up Camera. We purchased this vehicle from the “All Classical” Radio Station here in Portland. They had this Panel built as a Rolling Advertisement, fully equipped to host parking lot appearances and to provide music and a PA system. The finish on the sheetmetal is excellent, better then factory. Very nice paint and bright and shiny chrome and […]
Good looking Mercedes Benz! Black on Black on Black. Wonderful driving automobiles that are a lot of fun and style for the money. V8 Fuel Injected engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats including Headrest. Both factory tops in nice condition including black canvas power soft top, custom chrome 18″ wheels with good tires. Showing 137,890 miles the cosmetics of this car have been well cared for making this is a real head turning Benz cruising down the road.
Wonderful running and driving Mustang. Strong 200ci 6cyl engine, standard shift 3 speed manual transmission, radial white wall tires on stock steel wheels with standard wheel covers. Black bucket seat upholstery is nicely refinished. Repaint the original Springtime Yellow. Chrome and stainless is nice. Floors are solid, the body is straight, this is a fun little driver. Ready to be used daily or weekend toy.
Restored nearly 45 years ago here locally. Was then sold to a gentleman in Sisters Oregon who owned the car from 1974 until just a few years ago. Very little has been done to this ’46 since restoration. Being driven occasionally, the Flathead V8 Engine runs great and has a real nice dual exhaust sound. Smooth clutch and an easy shifting 3 speed transmission. Body is solid with straight panels. Chrome and Stainless is all in very good condition. Paint color is a factory color of Capri Blue. Tu-Tone blue vinyl upholstery, Brand New Midnight Blue Stay Fast Canvas Soft Top, top goes easily up and down manually. Gauges all function properly, Factory AM Radio plays. This is a nice […]
Beautifully Restored in Starlight Black with Matching Black Vinyl Upholstery and a Black Vinyl Power Top. Super Straight Body. Excellent Chrome and Stainless. 389ci Tri-Power V8 with a Console Shift Automatic 2 Speed Transmission. Power Steering. Power Brakes. Remote Mirror. Power Antenna. AM/FM Radio. Full Wheel Covers on Stock Wheels with Radial Red Line Tires. GTO Trim was added to this beautiful LeMans. Very well finished to look as correct as possible. Drives Wonderfully!!
A Rare and Hard to Find Buick!! A wonderful riding car, nice and smooth on the hwy, Good running fuel injected 5.0L V8 engine, Automatic Transmission, New White Vinyl Power Top, Original Dark Red Leather Upholstery, Radial Tires on Factory Wire Wheel Covers, One time refinish in the original color. Power Windows, Power Seat, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Remote Mirrors, Power Door Locks, Unique and Fun!
Previous Owner of over 32 Years!! A wonderfully smooth driving automobile! Almost all original with only a few minor touch up spots, this Galaxie has a Curb Appeal like no other! Stunning to see driving down the boulevard. The Colors of this car are so Traditional to the era and looks amazing. All original upholstery that has held up very well but the top of the back seat from the sun has gotten brittle and is showing it’s age. Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, body shows no signs of significant rust. The 352ci V8 runs smooth and has a wonderful mellow dual exhaust tone. Automatic Transmission, Power Steering and Air Conditioning with Radial White Wall Tires make this […]
Wonderful running and driving 1st year Nomad! Nice finished in factory colors of Regal Turquoise and India Ivory with matching correct upholstery. Stock 265ci V8 Engine with an Edelbrock 4bbl carb, 4 Speed Manual Transmission (originally a 3 speed) Aftermarket Power Steering and Power Disc Front Brakes, Nice Sounding Dual Exhaust, 16″ American Racing Torq. Thrust II Wheels, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, Glass and Weather Striping is in Great Condition. Wonder Bar AM Radio. A real nice Nomad ready for Cruising!
Very clean and well cared for. Runs and Drives Fantastic with lots of records for work done over the years. Nicely repainted in the original color. Dark Blue Leather Upholstery has a little wear but is very serviceable as-is. Newer white wall radial tires on stock wheels. CD Player. Solid body with no signs of repairs. Showing just over 160k on the odometer this car gives a good solid feeling when driving.
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