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Five Antique, Classic Cars for Sale in RI

From a chopped '33 Ford roadster to a '67 Camaro, here's a selection of older rides on the market in Rhode Island.

 

Are you one of those drivers who looks at today's vehicles and says: "Cars were so much better back then" — when carburetors managed engines, "climate control" meant rolling down a window, and every car had an identity instead of just a look?

This week's selection of cars for sale around Rhode Island is for you — here's a list of five rides dating from before 1970 that you can find at area dealerships.

Click the blue links for more information — and to find more cars for sale in Rhode Island, visit the AOL Autos website.

1. 1933 Ford Factory Five Roadster — $69,995

This slick-looking yellow machine boasts a supercharged Coyote 5.0 liter V-8 and a 5-speed manual transmission. It's also got a stylish drop-top for summer cruising.

For sale at: Tasca Automotive Group, Cranston

2. 1936 Packard 120 — $123,000

With a dark red interior and antique of-white paint job, this throwback to the pre-World War II era has an original Packard straight-8 engine and a 3-speed transmission.  

For sale at: East Providence Auto Sales, East Providence

3. 1954 Chevrolet Corvette — $74,995

Before the Stingray, there was the original Corvette — and this is a great example of the early 'Vette. White exterior over a cherry red interior, two-door convertible.

For sale at: Simon Chevrolet, Woonsocket

4. 1965 Pontiac Bonneville — $12,000

This classic muscle-car era ride is listed with 66,000 miles and features a light blue-over blue color scheme. Very clean interior, front bench seats, even an original AM radio!

For sale at: Tarbox Toyota, North Kingstown

5. 1967 Chevrolet Camaro RS — $34,000

Factory green paint with RS-model details, nicely restored with black leather interior. 62,000 miles on odo and black convertible top.

For sale at: Barry's Automotive, Newport

Russell Archambault April 05, 2013 at 08:43 PM
I think Mayor fountain would look real sharp in that 1933 Ford Roadster. Maybe we could gain a better image for Woonsocket and we could all boast that we have the coolest mayor in rhode Island.

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