At Hagerty, we are big proponents of the idea that you don’t need to be a millionaire (or even a hundred-thousand-aire) to get into the classic car hobby. To put that theory to the test, back in July we dropped three Hagerty employees in Nashville, Tenn. each armed with $5,000 and one goal: To find the very best…

How did we sell cars before the Internet? Newspapers and word of mouth, that’s how. Can you imagine anything more labor intensive? But then science discovered the Internet, and with it Craigslist, and BAM! People had an easy way to clear out their garages.

The folks at Holley Performance Products were kind enough to send us a Terminator EFI, which we recently installed in Hagerty Parts Finder Davin Reckow’s classic Chevelle. We test the impact on performance via the “butt dyno,” the 1/8th-mile drag strip, the chassis dyno and gas mileage.

Driving Stick

When I was a kid I learned to drive a manual transmission on a Dodge Power Wagon in the woods the Northern Michigan. Hagerty is now offering event for young people who are interested in learning to drive a manual… And the best part is you get to learn on some pretty amazing cars. But, no Power Wagons yet.


Porsche Pop-Up

This was shot in 2011, but we turned it into a pop-up style video this year. It was a bit of a departure from our usually style of editing with lots of transitions. It works, but was a bit over used. It was a learning experience and considering it wasn't shot for specifically for this video it was fun to play around…

A son's gift

What a son. Joe and Beverly Smith were the proud owners of a 1948 Plymouth Convertible until they had to sell it when Joe was drafted to serve in the Korean War. As a 60th wedding anniversary gift, their son, Joel, found a '48 Plymouth through Craigslist fixed it up and gave it to them as a surprise. The car will now…