Article | Road & Track | June 2013
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(Colin has) helped me define objectives before purchasing a car. His advice is always candid and forthright based on his considerable experience.
...your demeanor and approach are first class and a treat – the process has been fun and a pleasure.
"Your description of the vehicle was very accurate and it was a pleasure working with you."
These cars are a rare find. You will be highly recommended to all.
Doing business with Colin...has been and will continue to be a great pleasure.
It's so refreshing to have a car which is exactly as described in meticulous detail. Not let down. No Hype. No B.S.
I want to thank you for finding me a Pantera in my price range that I could DRIVE DRIVE DRIVE right away!
I WOULD NOT HESITATE TO RECOMMEND THIS MAN & HIS COMPANY TO ANYONE LOOKING TO PURCHASE A CLASSIC CAR.
You have singlehandedly restored my faith in the quintessential "used car salesman!"
I just wanted to say thank you for your honesty and you know I will be back for more!
Thanks for selling me the nicest Carrera I have ever seen. The car ran perfectly all the way from Milwaukee to Florida.
I want to thank you for your gentlemanly handling of this... I guess in plain words, you held up your end of the bargain, told the truth, and I am impressed by that.
I've always appreciated your candid, honest appraisal of your inventory. It really cuts down on wasted time and unfullfilled expectations.
Passport delivered the '32 Ford Roadster safely last Friday evening about 10 pm. Car looks and runs wonderful.
There was no other dealer or collector that we felt as comfortable with. No high pressure sales routine, no smoke and mirrors, no unreasonable prices.
Buying a car from Colin is more like buying a car from an experienced collector rather than a dealer. Better yet, it is like buying a car from a trusted friend.
The handling of the transaction allowing me to receive the car the next day was truly impressive.
...our ten year relationship has been a rewarding experience...Your passion for the cars and the hobby will continue to make you stand apart from the rest.”
You are the only one whom I would recommend buying a car from without the added expenditures of flying out to inspect it first.
You are without question the most honest person I have ever done business with.
It was better than you described!
Major smile. Great car. Just as described - Absolutely delighted!
You were a businessperson, a gentleman, very helpful and honest, and a person of your word. It was a pleasure to do business with you.
It is an uncommon experience to deal with an honest, knowledgeable, and straightforward person when dealing with "used" cars. You are a credit to your profession.
Jim Mattison told me "any car Colin has will be better than he describes it".
I hope our business together continues indefinitely!
Having purchased all of my cars from you for the last 9 years, it is safe to say I have enough experience with your company to offer my highest recommendation.
In a business filled with hot air and deception it was a breath of fresh air to find someone like Colin.
It is hard to have confidence in people today, and I would highly recommend you to anyone who is looking for a beautiful classic car and not a piece of junk.
I was very impressed with your operation and work ethics...I have a feeling we will be doing a lot more business in the future!
Working with you was a pleasure as your reputation suggests
You have always represented your cars truthfully and your cars have been high quality and in good working order as you have described them.
We'd be happy to distribute your cards to our friends looking for a good, painless way to find a car.
It has been my experience that some folks in the classic car industry "over promise and under deliver!" Not the case with Colin's Classic Auto!
Thank you the car is excellent - better than I thought it would be.
It is indeed rare and very refreshing...to deal with someone that is both fair and honest...
We recognize you as a club treasure and continue to be in awe...of your wide expertise and detailed knowledge...
I will recommend your services highly to whomever may ask!”
...it is everything and more than the description you gave it on your website.