Tag - 1965

Diego’s AutoHunter Picks

This week’s AutoHunter Picks feature three cars that made their mark on me as I was a growing young ‘un in suburban America. Thunderbirds were common because they often were bought by mature folks. While 1950s cars were a rare sight, Cadillacs were among the most common, perhaps for the...

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Cool Car Clocks: Drive the Bid Podcast

Time. One of the things in our existence we can’t control but, with a clock or watch, we can control how we respond to it. So, in this week’s AutoHunter Drive the Bid Podcast, watch aficionados Derek Shiekhi and Luke Lamendola have picked a set of cars that feature what...

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Car Colors We Created: Drive the Bid Podcast

Do you get the impression that car colors today are boring? So many whites, blacks, silvers, and grays litter our parking lots. What we need is a dose of dye to liven up our lives so, for this episode of AutoHunter’s Drive the Bid Podcast, Derek Shiekhi and I each...

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Pick of the Day: 1965 Pontiac LeMans Convertible

Do you have a problem with clones? Those cars that pretend to be a superior model often grab the goat of enthusiasts, but what’s the harm of making a car appear like a sassier, more stylish model? This brings to mind our Pick of the Day, a 1965 Pontiac LeMans...

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Pick of the Day: 1965 Plymouth Barracuda Formula S

It’s been a Mustang-crazy week at the ClassicCars.com Journal since April 17th was the 60th anniversary of the pony car’s introduction. However, we’ve been remiss in celebrating the birthday of a similar vehicle that debuted 16 days before. How about some applause for our Pick of the Day, the 1965...

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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1973 Corvette Mako Shark II

Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this 454-powered 1973 Chevrolet Corvette Mako Shark II coupe. This Vette is based on a 1973 SCCA (Sports Car Club of America) Corvette race car chassis and features a replica body of the 1965 Corvette Mako Shark II concept car. Power comes...

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AutoHunter Spotlight: 1965 Plymouth Satellite 426-S

Featured on AutoHunter, the online auction platform driven by ClassicCars.com, is this unrestored 1965 Plymouth Satellite two-door hardtop. It is powered by a 426-S V8 backed by a TorqueFlite three-speed automatic transmission. According to Chrysler records, 800 of this model and body style were built with the 426 “Street Wedge” for the U.S....

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Diego’s AutoHunter Picks

If you like British sports cars like this meticulously restored MG, you may be disappointed that I did not select it for my AutoHunter Picks. It certainly would have added to the variety of cars I’ve chosen below, but some others crossed my radar first. After all, it’s difficult to...

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Pick of the Day: 1965 Pontiac GTO

Pontiac sold 75,352 GTOs in 1965. It’s one of the best-selling muscle cars ever. With so many built, it’s easy to get jaded because it’s easy to find one in the collector market. Yet, with so many built, there’s bound to be some that stand out from the masses. Our...

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