The big news first: We have an engine.
It's a 1953 Flathead Ford V-8 with transmission. The best part: It runs! The team saw it fire up on a stand.
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Day 1 of the Hagerty Swap to Street Challenge is in the books, and our team of mechanics – Matt, Davin, Tara and Brad – has made some good progress.
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From: Hemmings Motor News
Date: December 1983
Price then: $12,000 ($28,800 adjusted for inflation, about the cost of a new 2015 Dodge Grand Caravan today)
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With the rise of eBay and other virtual parts bazaars, many predicted that it was only a matter of time before swap meets became a thing of the past. Swap meets … More
If anyone knows how to live their dream, it’s the Geezer Gassers, a drag racing enthusiast group that focuses on the fun, excitement and camaraderie of racing 1 … More
Much of the talk about North American collector car auctions this year has been about "slowdown" and "flattening out" as the huge growth we've seen in the previ … More
25 years ago, these cars were just rolling of showroom floors for their excited new owners. Now they are reaching the quarter-century mark and becoming more col … More
I was asked today how I am preparing for the Hagerty “Swap to Street” Challenge project. Well, I don’t have a ’46 Ford to dismantle and reassemble for practice, … More
Front-drivers aren’t universally loved by enthusiasts for a number of reasons. Their inability to perform a good, old-fashioned smoky burnout, coupled with hand … More
Committed to philanthropy and higher education, Lee Anderson is also an enthusiastic collector of classic boats and cars. In recognition of his positive contrib … More