5 amazing American car museums

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Before you even begin reading this article, I hope that the word ‘museum’ has not diminished your interest or lowered your expectations. Nowadays it may not seem as interesting to travel miles to see a line of artifacts or dusty cars when you can easily find it all online. However, there is much more to a brick-and-mortar museum than what you can experience virtually.

In this post, we will focus on five of the most peculiar American car museums. We want ...

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How much does enclosed car shipping cost?

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Owning an expensive car comes with its extra costs, so, paying a little extra to protect it from potentially damaging road debris and weather elements, when shipping, is an obvious choice.

In this short guide, you will learn more about enclosed shipping costs. You will understand why it is more expensive than open car transport. Finally, you will see all the reasons why this shipping method is the safest option. We will also talk about other factors that affect the shipping ...

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The golden age of American station wagons

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Do you remember the times when SUVs did not rule the American streets? When cars had more character and less sharp edges? When our idea of aesthetics did not trump over sheer practicality?

Those were the times when we had a very special affinity towards a particular type of vehicle – the American station wagon. I am not saying that we were head over heels for it, but we appreciated its utility. So what happened? Why have we ...

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Learning to appreciate wagons: 1961 Dodge Dart Seneca

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Do you know what really fascinates me about people? The way our perception of design evolves with time. Things that had been considered ugly at first, became eccentric two decades later. Then some more years pass and the eccentric have simply become elegant.

It would not have bothered me if we were at least consistent. However, the vintage design we admire gets ridiculed in its modern variations. It seems like people find some intrinsic value in the things of old.

These were ...

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Biggest car collectors: Are they only men?

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I have always looked at classic cars as the more romantic part of the automobile world. They carry a sense of nostalgia with them, a feeling of a past that was purer and more beautiful. And that is easy to associate with female energy. But somehow the collectors market has evolved without the vivid presence of women.

Collecting classics has never been a thing of practicality, in general. It’s an image. An artifact that confirms a desired ...

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Buying and shipping a project car

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Have you always wanted to buy a project car and finally got your chance to fulfill this dream? Maybe you are a classic car lover who’s been obsessed with restoring that old beauty to its former glory.

Does breathing new life into historic cars makes you feel alive and happy? Maybe rebuilding vehicles is a way for you to express yourself.

Buying and rebuilding a project car is like embarking on a new adventure. It is a huge step into car culture ...

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Barn finds: Jewels of automotive archaeology

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Imagine the excitement of unearthing a new archaeological piece or finding a hidden treasure. These discoveries are saturated with adventure and have an aura of mysticism about them.

And now picture stumbling upon a dusty 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/2, abandoned in an old garage. You have come across a ‘barn find’! Not only that, but you have also just entered a time capsule loaded with history. Congratulations!

Discovering cars in a derelict condition in time-forgotten places has been on the rise. These vehicles ...

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Peugeot 205 GTi – The car that saved the brand

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The world has seen many car brands that have become iconic. Here in the States, we definitely cherish such classics. However, the truth is that almost every company has at least one or two respectable models that are worth looking into. And yet… some we have completely forgotten!

Recently we found out that Peugeot is coming back to the US after about 30 years of complete absence. But many people on this side of the ocean have ...

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Get acquainted with 1953 Jaguar XK-120

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During the last century, Jaguar has manufactured cars for the British Prime Minister. It also holds royal warrants from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles. Steve McQueen owned a Jaguar XKSS. It was one of only 16 built. Jay Leno holds the same model as part of his automobile collection as well.

Today, we will take a closer look at another special car manufactured by Jaguar: the 1953 Jaguar XK-120. This is one of the models Corsia Logistics have shipped in ...

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Shipping America’s favorite pickup: 1997 Ford F-150

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There was something special about this particular line that made people cherish and appreciate it. Even though nowadays most of these trucks are extinct, they “built” the foundation for light trucks in North America’s market from the ‘40s to the ‘70s.

During that time, truck popularity was on the rise. Pickup trucks, in particular, were gaining traction as they started to shift away from their primary use as work-related vehicles. People started to see these trucks as flexible vehicles that could ...

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