members have special stories of their cars:
Tony & Arlene
Ferguson's 1951 Chevrolet is like the one they
Tommy & Becky
Smith's 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle is the one he
proposed to her in. He bought it new and now it has been completely
Glenn & Vickie
Matheson's 1933 Buick is extremely rare. There
are only 4 listed in the United States. It was built in Stone Mountain,
Bentley's 1951 Chevrolet that is under construction, was
owned by her grandfather. She purchased it in the estate auction.
The car had been in storage since 1968. She can remember riding in
the car with her grandfather. The car is now being restored by her
husband Roy. This is the car of her dreams. It has lots of memories
with her grandparents.
Ford Mustang Fastback GT 2+2 is the one her Dad had for 30
years or more and was her dream car since she was old enough
to dream. She got the car when her Dad passed away. She got
the car on the road October 1, 2004.
Memorandum from the State of North Carolina
Department of Transportation - Division of Motor Vehicles
November 12, 2004
Subject: Senate Bill 1083
"On July 16, 2004, the North Carolina Legislature passed
Senate bill 1083. Effective October 1, 2004, any motor vehicle registered
in the State of North Carolina that is at least thirty-five (35) years
old measured from the date of manufacture, shall not be subject to an
annual safety inspection. Such vehicles do not have to bear an "Antique"
or "Horseless Carriage" plate to meet the exemption requirements.