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How to Erase Those Body Boo-Boos With Some Paint Blending Work

It’s a common sight with our classics: a great car that’s marred by just a small blemish. Some easy paint blending work can erase these errors.

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Fitting a Five-Speed Transmission to Your Classic European Sports Car

We've grown accustomed to five or more speeds with at least one overdrive ratio. Here's how to bring your four-speed MG, Triumph or other European classic up to speed.

The Bamboo Skewer Is an Effective, Inexpensive Detailing Secret

Tim McNair from GP Concours has detailed hundreds of the finest cars on the planet. His secret weapon? The humble bamboo skewer.

How to Easily Fit a Modern Battery in a Classic Car

How to properly adapt a modern battery to your favorite classic car.

DIY Convertible Top Repair

We share a convertible top repair that’s a cinch with easily procured supplies and instructions from the crafts people at Automotive Restorations Inc.

Air Scoops for Vintage Race Cars

Today, scoops are often a design trick used to imply speed and performance. Originally, scoops had a simple purpose: to help get air in or out of the car.

How to prepare a car for its first concours

Your first concours? Here's wow to brush, polish and buff your way to a show-stopping car—and a gleaming trophy.

Don't overlook the importance of thinking and planning during a restoration

How do you account for the time spent studying, learning, planning and ordering parts?

How to Plan a Perfect Restoration—and What to Do When Things Go Horribly Wrong

A properly restored classic can provide years of enjoyment with regular maintenance. If mistakes are made during the restoration process, our tips will help you make the best of a …

An Easy Fix To Keep Side-Draft Carbs From Losing Their Prime

Here is an easy and inexpensive fix to ensure your side-draft carbs still plenty of fuel in them, even if your car has been sitting.

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