September 18, marked Dale Matthews’ 40th Anniversary in business with “his name on the sign!” It all started when he vacated his seat managing Moak Chevrolet in Canby, Oregon, rolled the dice and bought property at 52nd and SE Foster Road, formerly Discount Car Co. He “blacked out” DISCOUNT and proudly displayed MATTHEWS over the top and the legacy of Matthews Car Co. began. He’s built an amazing business and earned a reputation based on honesty, integrity and an unmatched work ethic expanding the business into what’s known today as Matthews Memory Lane. We wouldn’t know where to find the answer but We highly doubt there’s many “used car dealers” that have 40 years and counting in the industry. Let’s […]
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…….
NEW ARRIVAL – This is an extrememly rare 1935 Ford Tudor National Cash Register (NCR) Conversion with an original build date of July 16, 1935. Very few of these were built and this is believed to be one of only two remaining and the only one of its kind fully restored to its original condition. Even more impressive is the restoration included its original 21 stud aluminum head V8 engine, transmission and has only 27 miles of travel since being fully restored. The fit and finish of this car is absolutely unbelievable! The history of the Ford Tudor National Cash Register Conversion is well documented in advertising materials, copied and originals, dating back to 1935. Back then, Ford Motor Company […]
NEW ARRIVAL – Beep, beep……. This Gorgeous black Roadrunner is perfectly accented with white strobe stripes and a power bulge hood complimented with the correct 340 stripes. It’s powered by a 340 cui V8, a four barrel carb and a factory pistol grip 4 speed manual transmission. The black interior is in great condition and boasts high back bucket seats and a fold down center arm rest, making this a very comfortable car to cruise. Notice the add on tachometer and a period correct Craig cassette tape deck. It sits on raised white letter Goodyear tires and it’s easy to look at whether it’s rollin’ down the road or just standing still. This is a turn key affordable classic […]
AVAILABLE SOON – This is one of those cars you’ll have to see to believe but don’t worry, if you’re out of the area we’ll do our best to capture the true essence of this gorgeous car. Here’s a single picture sneak peak at the car for now with information and more pics coming next week.
NEW ARRIVAL- Details are coming soon but we just couldn’t wait to show off the pics. This is one gorgeous ’50 Merc!
NEW ARRIVAL – This is an awfully nice ’56 Chevy 210 post with exceptional sheet metal, a six cylinder motor and automatic transmission. The upholstery is in great shape and the car drives really nice! The paint shows signs of wear in spots giving it that sought after look of “patina” in contrast with bright chrome and stainless throughout. This car would make a great driver or perhaps a solid foundation for your next project. More details coming but these Chevy’s don’t stick around for long.
NEW ARRIVAL – An absolute gorgeous restoration of a very rare automobile finished in beautiful Garnet Maroon paint, brown leather upholstery and a tan canvas top. It has a whisper quiet flathead V-8, standard floor shift transmission and new wide whitewall radial tires. The sheet metal and fit and finish of this very rare and collectable Mercury is excellent.
NEW ARRIVAL- This is by far one of the cleanest, most meticulously maintained pick up trucks we’ve seen in a long time and it only has 10k miles! Automatic transmission, loaded with options to include real burl wood accents, color matched running boards, chrome bed rails and a bed that appears as if its never hauled anything! If you’re in the market for a cool little low-mile pick up, this is definitely worth checking out in a hurry!
NEW ARRIVAL – If you’re in the market for a beautiful ragtop cruiser, this is certainly deserving of your attention. Powered by a 389 cui V8 motor, automatic transmission with power steering, power brakes and dual exhaust. Bright red paint with a nice vinyl top, black interior with a matching boot for the convertible top. We’ve known this car for a long time and always known it to be as good as it looks!
NEW ARRIVAL – Super rare and very collectable with only 3,297 produced in 1936. Meticulously restored to factory stock condition this automobile is powered by a smooth running 201 cui in-line 6 cylinder engine with a standard shift 3-speed transmission. Absolutely gorgeous dashboard with fulling functioning gauges and a ultra-rare AM radio that works great! Very nice comfortable leather upholstery which includes the rumble seat. The ribbed white-wall tires mounted on stock wheels really compliment this incredible car.
Beautifully finished throughout! Detailed Flathead V8 engine with a “Sharp” Dual Carb Intake, Mallory Ignition with Cloth Covered Wires to retain the stock appearance, Iskidarian Cam, Headers with Dual Exhaust that has a nice sound at idle and pulling away! Dropped front axle, Big-n-Little Black Wall Tires on Tan Steel Wheels, Well finished LeBaron Bonnie Cloth Upholstery, Wood Grain Dash with Stock Gauges, Fog Lamps are wired in as turn signals, The sheetmetal on this car is excellent! Super straight and fits Fantastic, finished in factory color Mandarin Maroon this is a head turning wonderful V8 Ford!!
All Steel Henry Ford Sheetmetal beautifully restored to factory stock. Just a few years ago a small block Chevrolet replaced the stock Flathead, Hydraulic Brakes we’re added along with 12 volt electrics. Columbia 2 Speed Rear Axle helps roll this old Ford right on down the road with ease. Finished in the factory color of Cordoba Gray with a Red Pinstripe, Correct LeBarron Bonney Leather Upholstery, Tan Canvas Soft Top with Matching Side Curtains, Woodgrain Dash is very well finished, Stock Gauges with an AM Radio, Spyder Hubcaps with Radial White Wall Tires, Chrome and Stainless is all beautiful. A fine example that feels real good to drive, sounds great and is ready for touring!
This is a solid car that would make a great daily driver or a fun weekend toy cruiser. Powered by a strong running 389 cui V8 engine, 4 barrel carburetor, TH400 automatic transmission with a B&M shifter on the floor. Interior is the original two toned interior in very good condition. This Catalina has power steering, power brakes and a great sounding dual exhaust. With very little effort, this Catalina could be taken to the next level: notice the missing molding along the drivers side.
Finished in Factory Colors of Sherwood Green and India Ivory with matching upholstery, new Daytona weave black carpet, nice power white vinyl top, small block V8 engine with dual Edelbrock Carbs on a factory dual 4bbl intake, TH350 3 Speed Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. 15″ Polished American Torq. Thrust II Wheels, Nice Sounding Dual Exhaust, AM/FM Cassette Custom Auto Sound “Wonderbar” Radio, Tilt Column with a Billet Steering Wheel, A wonderful way to see the USA from this sweet little Chevrolet!
Beautiful Garnet Red Metallic! Taupe Leather Upholstery and a Black Canvas Soft Top. This car has a striking presents to it in the sun and driving down the road, it simply “has the look”! Very well maintained and kept by avid car collectors it’s whole life. With Only 64,475 Actual Miles this Northstar V8 engine runs great! Automatic Overdrive Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats, Climate Control, Nice sounding stereo. A real clean example of a wonderful driving automobile! These are the best of both worlds, Corvette like performance with Cadillac ride and style!
Great daily driver or weekend toy! Strong running 455ci V8 engine, Console Shift Automatic Transmission, Factory Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Power Windows, Nice clean Saddle Bucket Seat Upholstery, Rally Style Wheels with BFGoodrich Radial TA tires, nice sounding exhaust, Good chrome and stainless, Sport Rear View Mirrors, Finished in an Olive Green Metallic with Black Stripes and a Brown Vinyl Top, This Cutlass sounds and looks great cruising the streets!
Wonderful running and driving T-Bird! Solid straight body finished in factory color of Wimbledon White with a Black Vinyl Top, White Bucket Seat Upholstery with Blue Accents, Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Engine compartment is nice and clean. Strong running 390ci V8 engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Remote Driver Mirror, 15″ American Racing Torq Thrust D Wheels with new tires, Dual Exhaust, Stereo System with Small Screen in Dash. Great cruising Thunderbird!
How often do you come across an all stock ’41 Willys these days!! This one is fresh to us out of storage, Older restoration of a nice solid body. Stock 4 cyl engine runs good, standard shift 3 speed manual transmission, nice clean stock upholstery, white wall tires, good chrome and stainless, Runs and drives real good!
3 Owner local area car in great running and driving condition with Only 77,780 Actual Miles!! Original blue cloth upholstery is in very nice condition, one time repaint of the original color by the 3rd owner. V6 engine runs great, automatic transmission, air conditioning, remote driver mirror, Rally Style BF Goodrich Radial TA Tires, Air Conditioning, This would make for a fun and unique daily driver!
Beautiful Black finished on a Super Straight body with an excellent fit! This sheetmetal on this Ranchero is better then new! Great profile with Polished Aluminum Centerline Wheels and White Letter Tires, 351i V8 engine runs great and has a great sounding set of dual exhaust! Factory Air Conditioning! Automatic Column Shift Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Nice clean Black Bucket Seat Upholstery, Dash is in very nice condition, Power Windows, Bed floor is painted to match the exterior and is nice and straight like new! These are very hard to find in this nice of condition. Look it over, it’s a good one!
NEW ARRIVAL- Super rare ’39 convertible sedan! This is one fantastic driving Ford with a flathead V8, standard 3 speed manual transmission, dropped front axle, and a nice mellow dual exhaust. This is nicely done older stock restoration finished in Ford’s color of Madeira Maroon with LeBaron Bonney leather upholstery. This would be a great car to go touring in!
NEW ARRIVAL- Just in, very desirable short bed pick-up! With only 4 local owners since new, this truck has been well maintained. It’s powered by a 6 cylinder engine with a 3 speed column shift transmission. It’s been nicely repainted in the original color of Rangoon Red with white accents and still has the factory AM radio. This is a nice driving little pick-up truck! More pics coming but take a peek!
Beautiful bright red ’67 Olds Cutlass Supreme convertible with a nice white vinyl top complete with an interior matching boot. 330 cui motor with a factory 4 speed transmission, power steering, power brakes and factory air conditioning. The interior’s in great condition with new carpet kit throughout. Nice polished torque thrust mags set this car off and make it a real nice drivin’, head turnin’ machine!
This is one nice ’36 Ford Roadster! All steel, stock restoration with a Flathead V-8 engine, 3 speed manual transmission with overdrive and hydraulic brakes to bring the wide whites with Spyder caps to a halt! Nice tan canvas top with side curtains to compliment the brown interior and beautiful woodgrain dash. It even has a factory AM radio that works great. This is fun and very collectible little ’36 Ford Roadster.
This little car has shiny cream colored paint on a clean straight body with color matched pinstripes to compliment the burgundy vinyl interior. It’s powered by a 300 cui V-8 motor, automatic transmission and comes equipped with power steering and power brakes. It sits on chrome aftermarket wheels with great tires all the way around. This is one nice little Skylark and the price is right!
Great driving Buick Electra 225 convertible finished in blue mist with a nice white top. Strong running 430 cui motor with an automatic transmission and well kept leather upholstery. Equipped with power steering, power brakes , power windows and power seats and sitting on whitewall tires with factory caps. This is a real solid cruising convertible!
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!
Attention grabbing bright red paint powered by a small block Chevy detailed with lots of polished aluminum and chrome, 700R4 4 speed automatic transmission, brand new BeCool aluminum radiator, Wilwood 4 wheel power brakes, 17″ polished American Torq. Thrust II wheels, custom analog gauges with a digital read out, CD Player, tilt column, steel cowl hood, nicely finished black and white interior in a ’67 deluxe pattern, chrome and stainless is nice and bright, slightly tinted windows. This is a fun little car to drive that was driven in from Yakima and traded in. Good sounding and good looking, this one’s a head turner!
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!
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!!
Gorgeous triple black convertible! Smooth running 327ci 4bbl V8 engine, power glide automatic transmission, power brakes, power top, sittin’ on radial white walls and Corvette rally wheels. Nice chrome and stainless throughout. Really smooth ride and smooth running convertible with mellow dual exhaust. Very straight body with a nice fit and finish. Lot’s of Curb Appeal with this one and there’s still plenty of summer to cruise this sweet convertible Malibu!!
Gorgeous all stock restoration that was traded in to us by one of our regular customers who trades cars around often, however this very rare automobile, they’ve had in their collection for nearly 20 years!! Beautifully finished in it’s Factory color of Romany Red, the only deviation from correct is a beautiful red canvas soft top and matching boot and 12 volt electrics. Red and White Upholstery is very nicely finished, The well detailed engine compartment with it’s In-line 235ci 6 cylinder runs smooth and strong. Power glide automatic transmission. Ultra Rare Factory Power Steering. Power Top goes up and down smoothly. All the chrome and stainless has been restored to a wonderful shine. Weather stripping and glass has all […]
Look at the Sheet Metal on this one!! Fantastically straight with “DEEP Black Paint!” Stock Flathead V8 Engine w/dual exhaust, standard shift 3 speed transmission, excellent bed floor and sides with fiberglass rear fenders. The body’s been striped in Apple Green and compliments the wide whites with brand new spider caps! Nicely detailed under the hood and the undercarriage is nice and clean too. This is one high on eyeball pick-up!!
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!
Meticulously maintained and kept Corvette! Only 36,400 miles on this beautiful coupe featuring a 6 liter 400 horsepower fuel injected V8, 6 speed manual transmission, heads up display and power windows with black leather interior and a Velocity Yellow exterior. The Magna-flow exhaust sounds incredible and this car is a blast to drive Look it Over, this is a real good Corvette!
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 […]
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.
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!
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!
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 […]
Very solid older restoration, Was driven from Portland to Bend in 2012 for the V8 Ford Nationals and back without so much as a hiccup! Finished in a Spring Time Color of Turquoise, Older Leather Upholstery, This is a well kept and maintained Ford that was traded to us on the Matching Phaeton. Wonderful V8 Ford.
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.
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!
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!
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 […]
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!!
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 […]
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!
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.
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
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“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 email@example.com 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 […]
The Dale Matthews Story
From Doodlebugs to Desotos, He’s owned and sold them all.
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