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1962 Chevrolet CORVETTE

The most noticeable style changes for 1962 were the removal of the side cover chrome trim, a blacked-out grille and ribbed chrome rocker panel molding leaving this model almost completely devoid of chrome. More...

Posted 1/6/2012 01:13 AM

1967 Chevrolet El Camino

Ten of the 15 colors offered for the 1967 Chevrolet El Camino were new. A black vinyl roof covering available with all exterior colors was added to the options list.  More...

Posted 10/13/2011 06:55 PM

1965 F'd Mustang

The 1966 Chevrolet Chevy II and Nova introduced an extensive sharp-edged restyle for Chevy’s popular compact.  More...

Posted 9/15/2011 11:18 PM

1964 Mercury Comet Caliente

The car originally came out of California and has been in Minnesota for at least 15 years. Purchased by us 4 years ago  Specifications   More...

Posted 8/4/2011 07:48 PM

1958 Chevrolet

The introduction of the 1958 was met with mixed reviews from the press and public. The clean, simple lines of the previous year model, 1957, were completely changed. It was a sign of the times when chrome was the styling trend of the day. More...

Posted 4/7/2011 08:46 PM

1958

CHEVROLET BEL AIR IMPALA HARDTOP SPORT COUPE

Production: 1957-1958 Model year: 1958 Assembly: Arlington, Texas, United States Oshawa, Ontario, Canada Body style(s) 2-door coupe, 2-door hardtop, 2-door convertible 4-door sedan, 4-door hardtop Engine(s) • 235.5 cu in (3.9 L) Blue Flame More...

Posted 11/11/2010 08:29 PM

1953 Chevrolet Corvette

As introduced in 1953, the Corvette was mostly a thrown together experiment. Production was limited to 300 units total, so sales of the entirely new model was not a problem.   More...

Posted 10/28/2010 07:30 PM

Custom Built 2009 Wooden Car

This custom wooden car rides on a 1986 Toyota truck frame and gets power from a Chrysler 318 engine. It is driven by an automatic transmission and has merely 1,800 miles on its speedometer. More...

Posted 10/14/2010 06:57 PM

Chrysler 300 A L H E S R A R

Letter Series H E D R D E S A

The Chrysler 300 “letter series” were high-performance luxury cars built in very limited numbers by the Chrysler Corporation in the U.S. from 1955-1965. More...

Posted 9/23/2010 09:40 PM

Iron Range Dream Machines 18th annual Fuzzy Dice Cruise and Car Show

Cruise Night, 6 - 10 p.m., Friday, August 20 Car Show, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, August 21 Customs, classics, street rods, motorcycles and more. No entry fee or admission. How it Started -     More...

Posted 8/19/2010 08:38 PM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Once again we’re heading into the peak heat of the year, making it the most important time to have your vehicles A/C system checked. More...

Posted 8/5/2010 10:24 PM

Windshield wiper tips!

Heed the following maintenance tips for optimum wiper blade performance and driving visibility:

Tip #1: Replace your wiper blades every 6 months or 6,000 miles - even if you live in a “dry” place like Arizona.   Tip #2: Consider your options when replacing your windshield wipers:   More...

Posted 7/16/2010 12:06 AM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Once again we’re heading into the peak heat of the year, making it the most important time to have your vehicles A/C system checked. More...

Posted 7/1/2010 10:09 PM

Corey’s Corner

(of Lundgren’s)

Checking your vehicle’s charging system, even   $169 now in the warm summer months, is just as important as in the coldest of winters.   More...

Posted 6/18/2010 08:55 AM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Brake inspections as a part of your regular vehicle maintenance can lessen the expense of future brake repairs. A perfect opportunity to get a quick visual inspection of your brakes is during a regularly scheduled tire rotation. More...

Posted 5/13/2010 09:36 PM

Corey’s Corner

(of Lundgren’s)

Today’s cars and trucks are not the same cars our parents drove. Car’s and trucks today are able to make phone calls, give driving directions, and advise us on needed service and maintenance. Some cars can even park themselves.   More...

Posted 4/22/2010 09:15 PM

Ask a local technician: John Meglen

Shop to Shop

Question:   When my car needs repair I call around and go to the shop that will give me the best deal. Why wouldn’t I?   Answer:   More...

Posted 2/12/2010 12:32 PM

Ask a local technician: John Meglen

Battery

Question: I was told I should replace my battery but my car starts fine.   Answer:   More...

Posted 1/15/2010 03:48 PM

1970 DODGE DART SWINGER GTS

The 1970 Dodge Dart lineup returned with Swinger 340 and Dart GTS trim lines. All Darts had new front and rear styling. The Swinger 340 was available for $2,808 but now included a three-speed manual as standard. More...

Posted 11/23/2011 02:49 PM

1963 CHEVROLET IMPALA SS

The full-sized 1963 Chevrolet Impala Super Sport (SS) represents the pinnacle of Impala styling and performance. It featured the legendary 409-cubic-inch V-8, elegantly sculptured body panels and a contoured rear deck. More...

Posted 9/29/2011 08:28 PM

1966 Chevrolet CHEVY II SS

The 1966 Chevrolet Chevy II and Nova introduced an extensive sharp-edged restyle for Chevy’s popular compact.  Highlights included a bold grille and semi-fastback roofline. More...

Posted 9/8/2011 08:26 PM

1969 Pontiac GTO

The 1969 Pontiac GTO Judge was evidence that muscle cars could reflect the cultural currents of their time. In most circumstances, a judge commands respect. More...

Posted 7/14/2011 07:43 PM

1957 Chrysler IMPERIAL

Designer Virgil Exner and Elwood Engel

For the 1957 model year, the Imperial received its own platform, setting it apart from any other division of Chrysler. This would last through the 1966 model year. More...

Posted 2/17/2011 11:02 PM

1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88

It might have been hard at the time for the loyal Olds mobile customer to believe, but somewhere deep inside, the 1958 models, including the 1958 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88, were based on the same shells that had served the ‘57s. More...

Posted 11/4/2010 10:27 PM

1948 Tuck er

The Tucker ‘48 automobile, brainchild of Preston Thomas Tucker and designed by renowned stylist Alex Tremulis, represents one of the last attempts by an independent car maker to break into the high-volume car business. More...

Posted 10/21/2010 07:05 PM

1964 Ford Thunderbolt

Even with their strong 427-cid V-8s and lightened front ends, big body-on-frame Ford Galaxies were no match for the lighter-still unibody Dodge and Plymouth muscle cars. The obvious solution was to stuff the 427 into the midsize Fairlane. More...

Posted 10/7/2010 09:04 PM

What’s a Rat Rod?

That is the first thing people ask when they see my son’s car. Then I try to explain so this is how it started.   More...

Posted 9/9/2010 10:04 PM

1968 Chevrolet Corvette Original Advertisement

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Posted 8/12/2010 08:35 PM

1969 Chevrolet Corvette

original vintage advertisement

Camaro SS, plus Rally Sport.   Black grille.   Undercover headlights with built-in water jets to clean them.   Up to 325 hp on order.   Sport Stripes Special hood.   Power disc brakes. More...

Posted 7/29/2010 11:24 PM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Checking your vehicle’s charging system, even now in the warm summer months, is just as important as in the coldest of winters. More...

Posted 7/8/2010 09:46 PM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Checking your vehicle’s charging system, even now in the warm summer months, is just as important as in the coldest of winters. More...

Posted 6/24/2010 11:08 PM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Coolant systems are oftentimes a “set it and forget it” item, however, there is much more to them. More...

Posted 5/6/2010 08:42 PM

Corey’s Corner (of Lundgren’s)

Now that the cold and winter seasons have gone, it is once again construction and pothole season. This means it’s time to check the front end of your vehicle for loose, worn, or damaged components. More...

Posted 4/29/2010 09:28 PM

Ask a local technician: John Meglen

Shop to Shop

Question:   What should I do if the gas pedal sticks on my car? More...

Posted 3/11/2010 10:13 PM

Ask a local technician: John Meglen

Estimates vs. Diagnoses

Question:   Why do some shops advertise free estimates and other shops charge for estimates?   Answer:   I believe the confusion comes from the definition of an estimate. An estimate comes after somebody has made a diagnosis. More...

Posted 1/22/2010 04:14 PM

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