1953 Grantham Stardust Restoration Begins


Twelve Grantham Stardust Sports Cars Were Built – Just Four Remain

Hi Gang… Exciting news for one of my favorite handcrafted cars of the 1950s – the Grantham Stardust.  While we have an unrestored example in our collection, Undiscovered Classics has partnered with David Deluca to restore and show his Stardust … Continue reading

Victress S1A Scale Models Now Available – Featuring the Johnny Dark Victress


Two Models of the Victress S1A Roadster Are Now Available For Purchase

Hi Gang… Great news…..you can now create your own Undiscovered Classics collection and save some garage space while doing so.   Thanks to the efforts of Alex Kotyar of Esval Models and some keen rendering work of artist extraordinaire Dan Palatnik, scale models of a 1953 and 1954 … Continue reading

Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2020: Scott and Celesta Bosés 1959 Devin Porsche Special


Scott and Celesta Bosés Beautifully Restored Devin Porsche Special

Hi Gang… The 2020 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance was quite an event.  Three different American Specials in three different classes which included a 1958 Victress S1A sports car, the one-off “1952 Voodoo Gardner Special” and today’s story – a  1959 … Continue reading

The First Concours d’Elegance Book (1969) – By Joseph H. Wherry


Above: America’s First Concours d’Elegance Book Was Penned By Joseph H. Wherry and Published in 1969

Hi Gang… Our enterprise, Undiscovered Classics, is all about research – especially the hard to get to “stuff”.  Undiscovered Classics is about:  Uncovering the history of the early postwar sports car marques such as Glasspar, Victress, and more. Revealing the … Continue reading

Posters – New and Vintage

Posters – New and Vintage Check out our poster selection below and download for free. To download a copy, right click on the image of the poster you are interested in.  Next, click on “Save Image As” to save the … Continue reading

Movie Stills

Johnny  Dark  (1954) Starring  Tony  Curtis,  Piper  Laurie  &  Don  Taylor 100+  Movie  Stills The official movie stills from Johnny Dark are numbers on most of the photos – from 1751-1 to 1751-55.  Within these numbers are letter designations which … Continue reading

Hagerty: Stories on UC Cars

Hagerty  Classic  Car  Magazine, Video  Archive And  Valuation  Tool Stories  on  Undiscovered  Classics  Automobiles Click  On  The  Following  Links  To  Learn  More Classic  Car  Magazine Tom  Cotter’s  “Barn  Find  Hunter” TV / YouTube  Series Hagerty’s  Valuation  Tool  For  American  Specials … Continue reading

Johnny Dark Movie – 1954

Johnny  Dark  Movie American  Specials  of  the  1950s  at  Their  Best Universal  International:  1954 Overview Stories  About  The  Movie  And  Cars Click  Here  To  View  All  Stories  On  Johnny  Dark Watch  Film  via  YouTube Selected  Scenes  From  Movie Production  Notes … Continue reading

Tom Cotter

Tom Cotter Barn Find Author, Collector, TV Personality About Tom  Cotter  Interview Listening Time:  38 Minutes Cars Yeah!  November 14, 2014 Undiscovered  Classics  Appearances TV,  Videos  &  On  The  Web Barn Find Hunter, Tom Cotter: Hagerty TV Episode #72 Viewing … Continue reading

2017

2017 Click on the Following Links To Review Each Article Concours  d’Elegance   Appearances Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 1956 Bangert Manta Ray March 9-11, 2017: Amelia Island, Florida Museum,  Event  and  Exhibition  Appearances DuPont Registry Show June, 2017 Exhibited: 1956 Bangert … Continue reading