Year:  1968
Make:  Ford
Model:  Galaxie 500
Body Style:  2 door coupe
Engine:  302 ci V8 with 2 bbl carburator
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Light blue
Options:  AM radio
Miles when purchased: 71,000
Miles when sold:  72,000
Purchase Price:  $300
Sold Price:  $125
Year Purchased:  1982
Year Sold:  1982
Notes:  Crashed into light pole after driving for 3 months


Year:  1967
Make:  Ford
Model:  LTD
Body Style:  4 door sedan without window pillars
Engine:  289 ci V8 with 2 bbl carburator
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Light Blue
Options:  AM Radio
Miles when purchased: 105,000
Miles when sold:  110,000
Purchase Price:  $200
Sold Price:  $200
Year Purchased:  1982
Year Sold:  1983
Best Feature:  Huge open window area
Worst Feature:  7 mpg and no power due to small engine in big car
Notes:  The first car I sold for the sake of upgrading even though the car ran okay.


Year:  1972
Make:  Oldsmobile
Model:  Cutlass
Body Style:  4 door post sedan
Engine:  350 ci V8 with 2 bbl carburator
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Green
Options:  AM Radio, rear window defroster
Miles when purchased:  71,000
Miles when sold:  90,000
Purchase Price:  $350
Sold Price:  $250
Year Purchased:  1983
Year Sold:  1986
Best Feature:  Engine power
Worst Feature: 
Notes:  I drove this car through the field behind my house and got it stuck badly.  Had to be towed out by 2 4x4 tow trucks.


Year:  1969
Make:  Pontiac
Model:  LeMans  
Body Style:  2 door coupe
Engine:  350 ci V8 with 2 bbl carburator
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Green
Options:  Bucket seats, AM radio
Miles when purchased: 105,000
Miles when sold:  115,000
Purchase Price:  $150
Sold Price:  $150
Year Purchased:  1984
Year Sold:  1985
Best Feature:  Gorgeous body style and fast V8 engine
Worst Feature:  Stupid owner not knowing what he had
Notes:  This is the car I should have kept at all costs.  I sold it because it wasn't running right and I was a broke college student and didn't know how to fix it.  This car would be worth a lot today.


Year:  1976
Make:  Chevrolet
Model:  Caprice Classic  
Body Style:  2 door coupe
Engine:  350 ci V8 with 2 bbl carburator
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Beige
Options:  power windows and doors, air conditioning, AM/FM radio
Miles when purchased: 46,000
Miles when sold:  80,000
Purchase Price:  $2000
Sold Price:  $350
Year Purchased:  1986
Year Sold:  1988
Best Feature:  Huge interior
Worst Feature:  12 mpg
Notes:   Was a great car  until it got hit in the rear and wasn't worth a lot due to age so insurance only paid out $500.  Not enough to fix the body but was still driveable.  My first nicer car.

Year:  1985
Make:  Chevrolet
Model:  Camaro Sport Coupe
Body Style:  2 door coupe
Engine:  2.8 l with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Blue
Options:  AM/FM radio
Miles when purchased:  46,000
Miles when sold:  75,000
Purchase Price:  $8000
Sold Price:  $5000 trade
Year Purchased:  1988
Year Sold:  1990
Best Feature:  Was a camaro
Worst Feature:  No options
Notes:  I had an aftermarket sunroof installed.  It was nice but it wasn't t-tops.

Year:  1990
Make:  Chevrolet
Model:  Camaro RS
Body Style:  2 door coupe with t-tops
Engine:  5.0 liter V8 with throttle body fuel injection
Transmission:  4 speed automatic
Color:  Blue
Options:  t-tops, v8, a/c, cassette stereo, cruise control
Miles when purchased: 5
Miles when sold:  126,000
Purchase Price:  $15500
Sold Price:  $1500
Year Purchased:  1990
Year Sold:  1998
Best Feature:  Fast V8 engine, great handling and t-tops
Worst Feature:  was rusting by year 6
Notes:   My first brand new car and my favorite car ever.

Year:  1994
Make:  Eagle
Model:  Summit
Body Style:  4 door sedan
Engine:  1.8 liter 4 cylinder with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  4 speed automatic
Color:  White
Options:  A/C, power windows and locks, uplevel interior
Miles when purchased: 36,000
Miles when sold:  105,000
Purchase Price:  $8000
Sold Price:  $3000
Year Purchased:  1997
Year Sold:  2000
Best Feature:  31 mpg
Worst Feature:  transmission slipped some
Notes:  Good commuter car.

Year:  1993
Make:  Nissan
Model:  NX2000
Body Style:  2 door hatchback with t-tops
Engine:  2.0 liter 4 cylinder with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  4 speed automatic
Color:  White later painted blue
Options: 
Miles when purchased: 46,000
Miles when sold:  136,000
Purchase Price:  $8000
Sold Price:  $1500
Year Purchased:  1998
Year Sold:  2006
Best Feature:  t-tops, handling
Worst Feature:  rust
Notes:  This car started as my wife car but became mine in 2000 when it had 95,000 miles.  Fantastic sporty commuter car.  I'd like another.

Year:  2001
Make:  Mitsubishi
Model:  Galant ES V6
Body Style:  4 door sedan
Engine:  3.0 liter V6 with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  4 speed automatic
Color:  Green
Options:  sunroof, abs, larger wheels,
Miles when purchased: 36,000
Miles when sold:  118,000
Purchase Price:  $12,000
Sold Price:  $2000 trade
Year Purchased:  2003
Year Sold:  2010
Best Feature:  Comfortable car with a fair number of features and a great engine
Worst Feature:  Mushy handling
Notes:   The car I loved to hate.  I always wanted something sportier but yet it was a great commuter car in the winter and for family hauling.

Year:  1990
Make:  Geo
Model:  Tracker
Body Style:  2 door convertible 4x4 SUV
Engine:  1.6 liter 4 cylinder with throttle body injection
Transmission:  3 speed automatic
Color:  Blue then painted Olive Drab
Options:  4x4
Miles when purchased: 95,000
Miles when sold:  110,000
Purchase Price:  $1000
Sold Price:  $400
Year Purchased:  2003
Year Sold:  2006
Best Feature:  4x4 and convertible top
Worst Feature:  harsh ride
Notes:  Was a fun beater.  Transmission died in the end.

Year:  1991
Make:  Nissan
Model:  NX2000
Body Style:  2 door coupe with t-tops
Engine:  2.0 liter 4 cylinder with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  5 speed manual
Color:  Black
Options:  t-tops
Miles when purchased:  160,000
Miles when sold:  170,000
Purchase Price:  $1500
Sold Price:  $1500
Year Purchased:  2006
Year Sold:  2007
Best Feature:  engine and handling and t-tops
Worst Feature:  Needed more than it was worth in age related upkeep.
Notes:   I really should have kept this car.

Year:  1998
Make:  Jeep
Model:  Wrangler SE
Body Style:  2 door convertible SUV
Engine:  2.5 liter 4 cylinder with multi port fuel injection
Transmission:  5 speed manual
Color:  Black
Options:  Full doors
Miles when purchased:  136,000
Miles when sold:  146,000
Purchase Price:  $2200
Sold Price:  $2500
Year Purchased:  2006
Year Sold:  2008
Best Feature:  Was a cheap Jeep
Worst Feature:  gas mileage 17 at best
Notes:   Sold becaue it got to expensive to drive when gas was $4.50 a gallon in 2008.

Year:  2006
Make:  Mazda
Model:  MX-5 Miata Sport
Body Style:  2 door  2 seat convertible
Engine:  2.0 liter 4 cylinder with multi point fuel injection
Transmission:  6 speed manual
Color:  Black
Options:  Runflat tires with monitoring system
Miles when purchased: 300
Miles when sold:  66900
Purchase Price:  $19000
Sold Price:  $6000
Year Purchased:  2007
Year Sold:  2014
Best Feature:  handling and engine power
Worst Feature:  cramped interior and bad seats
Notes:   Gets 28 mpg regularly no matter how I drive it.

Year:  1992
Make:  Geo
Model:  Tracker
Body Style:  2 door 4x4 convertible SUV
Engine:  1.6 liter 4 cylinder with throttle body injection
Transmission:   3 speed automatic
Color:  Red
Options:  a/c
Miles when purchased: 144,000
Miles when sold:  148,000
Purchase Price:  $1500
Sold Price:  $1000
Year Purchased:  2009
Year Sold:  2010
Best Feature:  Body was nearly rust free for 18 year old vehicle
Worst Feature:  rode badly and leaked transmission fluid and oil
Notes:   Was a very capable 4x4 even stock

Year:  2005
Make:  Jeep
Model:  Wrangler Unlimited
Body Style:  2 door 4x4 convertible SUV
Engine:  4.0 liter 6 cylinder with multi port fuel injection
Transmission:   4 speed automatic
Color:  Black
Options:  a/c, dressed up interior and exterior
Miles when purchased: 46,000
Miles when sold:  105,000
Purchase Price:  $15000
Sold Price:  $11000
Year Purchased:  2010
Year Sold:  2015
Best Feature:  Jeep with room for passengers and cargo and fantastic resale value
Worst Feature:  16 mpg
Notes:  

Year:  2015
Make:  Nissan
Model:  Frontier sv
Body Style:  4 door 4x4 crew cab pickup truck
Engine:  4.0 liter V6 with multi port fuel injection
Transmission:   5 speed automatic
Color:  Dark Blue
Options:  Bedliner, towing package, splash guards
Miles when purchased: 200
Miles when sold:  5222
Purchase Price:  $25500
Sold Price:  $23500
Year Purchased:  2015
Year Sold:  2016
Best Feature:  Truck that fits my family and has good towing capacity
Worst Feature:  Horrible seats
Notes:  

Year:  2016
Make:  Toyota
Model:  Tacoma TRD Off Road
Body Style:  4 door 4x4 crew cab pickup truck
Engine:  3.5 liter V6 with multi port fuel injection
Transmission:   6 speed automatic
Color:  Black
Options:  Hard Tonneau, towing package, splash guards
Miles when purchased: 25
Miles when sold:  5595
Purchase Price:  $37000
Sold Price:  $35000
Year Purchased:  2016
Year Sold:  2016
Best Feature:  Truck that fits my family and has great offroad capacity
Worst Feature:  Narrow cramped seats
Notes:  

Year:  2016
Make:  Ram
Model:  1500
Body Style:  4 door 4x4 quad cab pickup truck
Engine:  5.7 liter V7 with multi port fuel injection
Transmission:   8 speed automatic
Color:  Bright Blue
Options:  Sunroof, Navigation, Leather seats with heat and cooling
Miles when purchased: 500
Miles when sold:  N/A
Purchase Price:  $38000
Sold Price:  N/A
Year Purchased:  2016
Year Sold:  N/A
Best Feature:  Comfortable truck that has all the features I wanted including a 6.5 foot bed
Worst Feature:  15 mpg
Notes: