I consider myself lucky enough to have experienced the days of car buying before the internet. Circling newspaper ads, leaving notes on windshields and endless dead-end phone calls. Today, many of us start the day surfing Craigslist, Auto Trader, Bring a Trailer and more…looking for that next car, next project or hidden gem. When I [...]
Hmmm…it’s pitch dark outside in mid-afternoon, our classics are all tucked away in their garages, the streets are lit with colourful displays of mini-bulbs and we still can’t seem to find the scotch-tape. Yes, that’s right, it must be Holiday Season! Around the Classic Car Adventures’ office, that means just one thing: When will we [...]
As is the annual tradition, Monday morning on the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend is a time to ‘give thanks’ for a great summer of classic motoring. All classic car owners are invited out for an early morning run from North Vancouver to Galileo Coffee in Britannia Beach.
Forty degrees Celcius (104F) is hot no matter which way you slice it. When you’re trying to take classic cars up a British Columbia mountain side on a twisty, exposed dirt road on the hottest day of the year it will put even the best radiator and cooling systems to the test.