1973 to 1987 General Motors Square Body Trucks

November 18th, 2022 by
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The mid-1970s were a weird time for the automotive industry. Following the oil embargo and the subsequent sudden death of the muscle car, America’s car and truck manufacturers were at a bit of a loss.   The iconic Ford Bronco was also undergoing significant changes in the 1970s. Automotive engineers at that time no longer had…

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The History of Cadillac

November 18th, 2022 by
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This history recounts the stages that made Cadillac the global benchmark for luxury autos. Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, a Frenchman who founded the town that became Detroit on July 24, 1701, gave his name to Cadillac. According to historians, Cadillac spent approximately 30 years in the New World, and by the end of his…

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Popular Classic Cars Seen in Movies

July 21st, 2022 by
Classic Cars Seen in Movies

While we may applaud a good movie for the quality of the script or the finesse of the actors, classic cars also leave quite the impression. Over the years, popular classic cars in movies have captured the attention of automotive enthusiasts. Check out our list of popular vintage vehicles that have appeared in movies.  1967…

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Best Classic Sports Cars To Buy On A Budget

July 11th, 2022 by
Classic Sports Cars

Vintage sports cars evoke memories of the golden era when muscle cars and performance roadsters rule the American freeways. Whether you are an avid collector or a new enthusiast, having one of these rare gems should be one of your goals. At LaFontaine Classic Cars, we are proud to offer cheap sports cars for sale,…

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What are the Most Expensive Classic and Vintage Cars?

July 11th, 2022 by
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

Nearly every passionate collector dreams of adding the most expensive classic cars to their collection. But to get your hands on one, you would have to pay a hefty price or wait for several decades and cross your fingers, hoping your current car would be declared a rare classic. And finding the most valuable classic…

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Classic Car Trends in 2022

June 22nd, 2022 by
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Although the automotive industry took a hard hit during the Covid-19 crisis, current trends indicate that it’s bouncing back unscathed. What does that mean for the classic car industry, one of the gems of the US’s automotive sector? In this article, we take an in-depth look at the state of the classic car market in…

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How to Find a Classic Car For You

June 22nd, 2022 by
Old timer Vintage car on the streets of Havana Cuba

    Are you a vintage car lover curious to know where to find classic cars? At LaFontaine Classic Cars, we connect you to your dream car and help you own it. We offer a personalized automotive experience to all our clients throughout the United States. After taking a full-scale brief of what you need,…

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Driving Your Classic Car after Long Term Storage

June 21st, 2022 by
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Picture this: you are just getting out of the cold winter months and wish to cruise the spring away in your elegant classic vehicle. Not just yet! Classic cars that have sat un-started for ages, perhaps even without oil, don’t respond kindly to an abrupt shake-up. They can be as savage as a grizzly bear…

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What’s the Difference Between Classic and Vintage Cars?

May 9th, 2022 by
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You might have heard the term “classics” used when describing old cars. How about the term “vintage cars”–is that far off from “classic cars?” The short answer is no. However, there are some distinct differences in the meanings of these terms, especially when you start getting into modified car classifications. With the rise of the…

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Classic Car Terms You Need to Know

May 5th, 2022 by
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To many, being ambitious is what pushes them to achieve their goals. To others, it is a trait that comes naturally. For classic car enthusiasts, ambition is often what drives them to pursue their passion for collecting and restoring classic automobiles. Whether you are a classic car collector enthusiast or a seasoned pro who champions…

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