The Corvette in the Barn

The Corvette in the Barn


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It's every car guy's fantasy- to casually peer into a long-forgotten garage or barn or warehouse and find the car he has searched for his entire life!

The Corvette in the Barn is  collection of true, often amazing stories and essays about the car collectors and enthusiasts who have discovered unusual and desireable cars, forgotten in all manner of locations from barns, to old-school junkyaeds, to farmer's fields. These are the stories that fuel the dreams of car collectors everywhere. This is the fourth book on author Tom Cotter's "In the Barn' series.

Chapters include:

  • The Silver Dollar in the Barn
  • The Twisted Tale of the Jeffries' Porsche
  • Sniping a Mustang Prototype
  • The Enterprising Priest and His Bubble-Screened Boondoggle
  • The Belly Tank Tribute
  • The Penny Saver Deuce Coupe
  • The Swindler in the Alley
  • The Green Hornet Strikes Again
  • A Gullwing for Big Dog George
  • The Producer's Imperial
  • The Price of War
  • San Juan's Secrets
  • The Truth Behind the Barn-Find Hoax of the Century
  • The Fate of the Sleeping Beauties
  • The Corvette Sleuth
  • The Snipe Hunter
  • The Road to Preservation
  • The Lost Motor Trend Victress S1A Special
  • A Healey in the Shadows
  • The Luckiest Guy in the Room
  • The Dynamic Duo
  • The Father & Son Hunting Team
  • Coming to Grips with a Slippery Question
  • The Sebring Alfa
  • The Hog Farmer's Fuel-Injected Mouse Den
  • Uncle Eddie's Backyard Gasser Ford
  • The Twin-Engine Beer-Find Dragster
  • 40 Year Itch Trans-Am Mustang
  • The Junkyard Ferrari
  • The Snake and the Satelite
  • The Cornfield Hemi-Cuda
  • The Back-To-School Roadster
  • Honest Mike's Lucky Day
  • Striking Carrera Gold
  • The Topless Reunion Cobra
  • The Good Samaritan El Camino
  • Bad Luck Blues
  • Pikeville Purgatory
  • The Ratso Rizzo Giulietta
  • 11 More Barn-Finding Tips

Forward by NCRS member Keith Martin, Publisher of American Car Collector magazine and frequent automotive TV commentator.


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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 07 May, 2012.