Reasons Why People Love Classic Cars

Have you ever asked yourself why people still love classic cars and often prefer one over a modern car? The truth is that even though modern cars may be faster and more reliable, classic cars compete on a completely different level. The experience, style, and craftsmanship are what keep these vehicles thriving. Classic cars are timeless, which is appealing to all car lovers. At Farm Boy Garage, we take pride in appreciating the design and history of a classic car. In this week’s blog, your Midwest restoration garage will explain the reasons why people still love classic cars! 


Made an Impact

The most popular reason a person owns the classic car is that the vehicle has made an impact on their life at one time or another. It might have been a car that their parents, siblings or friend had when they were younger, or maybe it was a car from a movie from their childhood. We all have a car or maybe a few that have always been a favorite because of a memory we have.

The Design

If you walk around a car show with a car guru, they can tell you the make, model, and year by the grille, bumper or headlights because every year’s model was unique. Nowadays, vehicles only get redesigned every few years, and it is hard to tell one model year from the next. Most new cars of today all look similar.


Classic cars are simple. You can just jump in, turn the key, and hit the road. There are no distractions with buzzers, lights, or technology in your face. They are much easier to work on and do not require an engineering degree to do so. Many classic car owners love tinkering on and upgrading their cars, as it is a fun hobby.

Driving Experience

As we mentioned, there is less technology compared to modern cars of today. Driving a classic car gives the ultimate driving experience without the assistance from computer-controlled systems like traction control, antilock brakes and such. Driving a classic is a totally unique experience.

They Are Cool

Let’s admit it, classic cars are just cool! People love seeing classics and muscle cars driving around. If you love talking cars, then owning a classic is a must. You will have many people coming up to you and asking about your car anytime you take it to town.

Every classic car is a little slice of history that tells the story of its manufacturer. Classic cars are just great! No matter your reasoning, owning a classic car is a fun and rewarding experience. If you have a muscle car that needs restoration, Farm Boy Garage builds the hottest cars around and would love the opportunity to build your dream car. If you are looking for a certain classic car and not sure where to start, we can help. With our muscle car finder, you can simply fill out a form on our website and we will get the search started for you. Classic car restoration done right by people you can trust!


Farm Boy Garage
10660 E. County Line Rd.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320
Phone: 515-528-8904
Cell: 515-333-1238

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