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Second Chance Garage

For the Classic Car Restoration Enthusiast

Second Chance Garage

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For the Classic Car Restoration Enthusiast

Second Chance Garage

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Fast Idle Fix on 1958 Mercury

Factory Fixes
Does your 1958 Mercury fail to return to normal idle? Here's how to fix that. …keep reading

Classic Car Quick Fix: Straightening a dented oil pan

Classic Car Quick Fix: Straightening a dented oil pan

Feature Articles
Here's a quick way to deal with a dinged-up oil pan …keep reading

Novel uses of ratchet straps in car restoration shop

Novel uses of ratchet straps in car restoration shop

Feature Articles - By John Gunnell
Ratchet straps are some of the handiest "tools" to have around a car restoration garage. Sometimes no other tool will do …keep reading

Rickenbacker: The World War I Flying Ace's Car

Rickenbacker: The World War I Flying Ace's Car

Classic Car Literature - By Chris Ritter
How does a new automotive manufacture market your wares to an oversaturated market in the 1920s? By naming your company after an American hero. …keep reading

E-Z Chassis Kits give old trucks a 'second chance'

E-Z Chassis Kits give old trucks a 'second chance'

Feature Articles - By John Gunnell
Here's a quick way to mount old pickup truck bodies on a new chassis... Most of the work has been done for you. …keep reading

The Best of Both Worlds — Woods Dual Power (1917-1918)

The Best of Both Worlds — Woods Dual Power (1917-1918)

Classic Car Literature - By Chris Ritter
So you think that hybrids are a recent invention? Think again. The Woods Dual Power was a gasoline electric hybrid produced in the early 20th century. …keep reading

'Second Chance' Streamliner Sets 406.769 mph record

'Second Chance' Streamliner Sets 406.769 mph record

Feature Articles - By John Gunnell
Danny Thompson dusted off his father's Bonneville Salt Flats racer to break his dad's speed record …keep reading

Product Review: The Car Capsule — Storing Your Classic Car in a Bubble

Product Review: The Car Capsule — Storing Your Classic Car in a Bubble

Product Reviews - By Chris Wantuck
The ideal storage for your classic car would be a warm garage stall for every car. But that's expensive. Here's a more reasonable (and affordable) method of classic car storage. …keep reading

The Art of MoToR Magazine

The Art of MoToR Magazine

Auto History - By Llewellyn Hedgbeth
The definitive online guide to the cover art of MoToR Magazine from 1900s to the 1960s. …keep reading

Car Restoration Tip 49 — Caulk Caps

Restoration Tips
This little ditty has proven its worth to us many times over. …keep reading