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Classic Car Transport

Classic Car Transport

'72 Chevy NovaOwning a classic or antique car can be a great joy, but also comes with some problems. For instance, how do you get your new car home if it doesn’t run or if you are hesitant to drive your precious new find on a long journey? Fortunately for you and other collectors and enthusiasts, there are several businesses that offer classic car transport.

Vintage Car Clubs

Vintage Car Clubs

vintage carJoining vintage car clubs is fun for anyone who enjoys owning, preserving, and driving classic pieces of automotive history. There are many terms that can be used for describing older cars. You might call yours a classic, while someone else might term it an antique or a vintage vehicle. Most people today use all these terms interchangeably, and many vintage car clubs are not particular about identifying and labeling historic cars.

Classic Pickup Trucks

Early Ford Model As and More

1951 Classic Pickup TrucksMove over classic cars, pickup trucks are the hot new item in collectible, vintage, and antique vehicles. Cars are great, but why not start collecting classic pickup trucks? Trucks can be turned into hot rods if that’s your preference. They also make great everyday cars and can hold more stuff than a car. At the next classic car show, you will be one of the few showing off a truck. Here are some of the more popular classic pickup trucks you might want to consider adding to your collection.

Vintage Trucks

Vintage Trucks

1955 ChevyCollecting classic cars is not always the cheapest hobby, or one without its particular frustrations, but there is something rewarding about finding old treasures and restoring them to a former state of glory. For lovers and collectors of classic vehicles, there is no better feeling than a great find that ends in a successfully completed project. Today, collecting vintage trucks is more popular than ever. Move aside muscle cars and hot rod coupes, the trucks are getting their day in the sun.

Cruise Cars

Cruise Cars

1960 Chevy CorvetteFor any fan of classic cars, the word cruise does not immediately bring to mind a vacation in the Caribbean. A cruise is a gathering of classic car enthusiasts who want to show off their rides, enjoy the fine weather, and talk cars with like-minded people. Cruise cars can be any antique, classic, or collectible car that catches eyes and draws admiring stares. From old Ford or Dodge pick-ups to Model Ts, to 1950s wagons, ‘60s muscle cars, and everything in between, cruise cars represent the whole range of American automotive history.

Frankenmuth Car Show

Frankenmuth Car Show

Frankenmuth Car Show

The annual Frankenmuth car show, called Auto Fest, is held in Heritage Park on Weiss Street and showcases nearly 3,000 classic cars. The weekend event occurs in early September and is kicked off with a street party on the Friday night. You can enjoy the party and then view the classic cars on both Saturday and Sunday. For 2013, the Frankenmuth car show will be held from September 6th to 8th.