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  • 05:27 Ford 289 V-8 engine rebuilt from basic to bruiser | Redline Rebuild #9

    Ford 289 V-8 engine rebuilt from basic to bruiser | Redline Rebuild #9

    by Mel Added 24 Views / 0 Likes

    Ask and you shall receive! A 289 small-block Ford was high on the request list for our next Redline Rebuild, and we made it happen. Starting with a stock 289 engine out of a totaled 1964 Ford Fairlane, we decided to have some fun and upgrade from stock wi

  • 09:15 A smorgasbord of Swedish classics | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 27

    A smorgasbord of Swedish classics | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 27

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    Win some, lose some. One week you uncover millions worth of dusty treasures, another you get a firmly slammed door in your face, as Tom Cotter knows all too well after decades of hunting for old cars. In this episode of Barn Find Hunter, Tom is rebuffed l

  • 02:46 From back seat to driver's seat: Dave Kunz's '65 Ford Mustang | Why I Drive - Ep. 2

    From back seat to driver's seat: Dave Kunz's '65 Ford Mustang | Why I Drive - Ep. 2

    by Mel Added 37 Views / 0 Likes

    Dave Kunz grew up riding in the back seat of his aunt and uncle’s 1965 Ford Mustang. Years later, Dave was lucky enough to be able to buy that same car from them. Whether it’s the smell of the vinyl interior or the rumble of the 289 V-8 through dual exhau

  • 06:45 Breakdown | 1965 Shelby GT350

    Breakdown | 1965 Shelby GT350

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    Steve Beck bought this 1965 GT350 for $900 on his 18th birthday, hoping to make an impression at his first big job interview as a mechanic. He got the job as soon as they saw the Shelby, and after years of track days, vintage racing, and more than a few s

  • 02:12 Flat Out | 1965 Shelby GT350

    Flat Out | 1965 Shelby GT350

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    This week's 1965 Shelby GT350 Mustang represents 43 years of partnership between man and machine. Steve Beck bought this GT350 for $900 on his 18th birthday, hoping to make an impression at his first big job interview as a mechanic. He got the job as soon

  • 10:08 Super clean & original cars sat for decades in California garage | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 26

    Super clean & original cars sat for decades in California garage | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 26

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    Barn Find Hunter extraordinaire Tom Cotter is in southern California again to further his endless search for forgotten classics. A local bookstore owner gives Tom a tip about a woman whose car-loving husband recently passed away. Tom soon discovers that t

  • 14:29 DIY: How to Inspect and Change Your Engine Oil

    DIY: How to Inspect and Change Your Engine Oil

    by Mel Added 30 Views / 0 Likes

    Engine oil is vital to the survival of an automotive engine and should be changed on a regular basis. Changing the oil in your classic car can be a simple process, but you’ll also want to do a couple quick checks while going through the process. In this v

  • 00:32 "Happy" | Hagerty 2018 National TV Spot

    "Happy" | Hagerty 2018 National TV Spot

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    Sometimes the best way to connect is to disconnect. The connection you feel could be between you and your car, alone on an evening drive. It could be with your family as you cruise into town for ice cream on a hot Sunday afternoon. Or it could be between

  • 01:52 1973 Dodge Challenger | Ride Along

    1973 Dodge Challenger | Ride Along

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    Thomas has worked on quite a few Challengers over the years — seven to be exact. He loves bringing these iconic cars back to life, selling them to worthy owners, and starting all over again. At the end of the day, Thomas just can't stay away from these he

  • 04:24 DIY: How to Check and Test Engine Coolant

    DIY: How to Check and Test Engine Coolant

    by Mel Added 24 Views / 0 Likes

    Most people know to regularly check engine coolant levels in their car, but what some don’t realize is that coolant breaks down over time and eventually loses its ability to protect your engine and radiator. Hagerty’s Randy Clouse walks you through how to

  • 07:33 Rare 427 Cobra and Ferrari 275 extracted from condemned garage | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 25

    Rare 427 Cobra and Ferrari 275 extracted from condemned garage | Barn Find Hunter - Ep. 25

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    In this episode of Barn Find Hunter, Tom Cotter returns to the scene of his latest, greatest find: a garage in suburban Charlotte, North Carolina, housing five forgotten cars. Among them are a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/2 Long-nose Alloy coupe and a 1967 Shelby

  • 01:53 1959 South Seas Samoan | Ride Along

    1959 South Seas Samoan | Ride Along

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    Bill Anderson loves his distinctive 1959 South Seas Samoan, the design of which was borrowed from Pontiacs of the era. Bill talks about exactly why he loves the Blu-by-U, as he takes a summer cruise on Michigan's beautiful Lake St. Clair For more from the

  • 02:02 1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am | Ride Along

    1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am | Ride Along

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    Austin collector Jeff Mosing loves his 1973 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am in Brewster Green complete with screaming chicken on the hood, an infatuation that began at age 11 when his small hands made him the default choice to help install headers on his big br

  • 02:30 Eric Dean’s Temple: A rowdy home-built Ford GT40 | Why I Drive - Ep. 1

    Eric Dean’s Temple: A rowdy home-built Ford GT40 | Why I Drive - Ep. 1

    by Mel Added 19 Views / 0 Likes

    “Uncivilized,” he calls it. And yet, in the same breath, Eric Dean says driving his car is “peaceful” and “meditative.” Those terms, as we all know, are not mutually exclusive. There is calm to be found in the storm of a raucous machine. Eric spent three

  • 14:52 $4,000,000 Barn Find - Ferrari AND 427 Cobra Hidden for Decades | Barn Find Hunter - Ep.24

    $4,000,000 Barn Find - Ferrari AND 427 Cobra Hidden for Decades | Barn Find Hunter - Ep.24

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    Searching in the heart of North Carolina’s NASCAR country, automotive author and Barn Find Hunter Tom Cotter ventures into a garage full of cars and is hit with a lightning bolt. Parked before him is a silver 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/2, covered in decades of

  • 02:27 1996 Dodge Viper GTS | Ride Along

    1996 Dodge Viper GTS | Ride Along

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    Hagerty Digital Managing Editor Yoav Gilad’s ownership of his ’96 Viper began with a cross-country road trip, and he hasn’t slowed down since. He loves the car's “brutal acceleration” and the way it pins you to your seat. Subscribe! | http://bit.ly/1sddOm

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