With the latest trend of on-line bidding, buying on-line, buying at auction, buying out of state, or even if you are just new to the hobby, there are many stories of post-purchase regret. The on-line and auction book pictures can paint a beautiful story of shiny chrome, and nice paint, but in person, the car… Read More


All things change. Even the ruins of the Route 66 ghosts. Wandering through what is left of a roadside attraction leaves an impression of where we have come from. Our collective American history. Someone’s American dream… The property is for sale now. Its future unknown, however I’m happy to have wandered away from the interstate,… Read More


One of my favorite times of the year is Arizona Auction Week,  from January 11-19th and we have so many choices! Barrett-Jackson, Russo and Steele, Gooding & Co, Bonham, Leake and RM Sotheby’s all show up to auction off every collector car imaginable from Alpha Romeo to  Zaporozhet ZAZ 965. Sports cars, super cars, race… Read More


As a kid, I remember hanging out a my dad’s shop AMH Autobody and wondering if I’d be running it someday. I sat at his desk, pretending to ‘take care of business’ assuming great success. Well, life had a different course and now I get to work up new plans for great success for Superstition… Read More


I watched with a grin as she knelt down on the pavement, in her fancy silver snake print jacket, leaning under the rear of the silver 1966 Nova on all fours. It seemed silly to me that she would crawl under a 50 year old car in Scottsdale at the “premier lifestyle event”. Now that… Read More


Moving is never easy, but as a good friend once said, many hands make for light lifting. We have a lot of friends to thank in our transition to our new location at 7931 E Pecos Road Mesa AZ, suite 149. First off, our amazing staff got it done! Charlie, Justin, Al and Jessi knocked… Read More


Dave and I stopped by our 7931 East Pecos Street location to check on the construction status recently. As we drove near the building, I looked out East of Ellsworth Road, to see the skeletal remains of the now closed GM Proving Grounds stretching for miles. Established in 1953 east of Phoenix, the desert facility… Read More


The lease is officially signed, the permits are submitted, and now we patiently wait for materials and the GC to pick up the approved permit to begin construction on our tenant improvements at our new location. Well, maybe not so patiently! It took a bit of shuffling to get this far, and we have more… Read More