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Baltimore, Maryland
United States


About TomHughes’s Garage


About me and my passion for cars

I've been loving cars forever. At age 7 or so I would sit at a typewriter and type all the names of all the cars that were for sale in the newspaper's classifieds.

My first car

I learned how to drive in my parent's '68 Chevy Caprice.

In High School my daily driver was a '74 Triumph Spitfire.

The first car I bought was a '65 Buick Skylark.

Car I wish I still had

The '65 Skylark

My dream car

The '65 Pontiac LeMans convertible that's parked behind my garage waiting for me to restore.

Car clubs I’m in

CORSA (Corvair Society of America)


  • Type of racing: Anything on a road course
  • Car magazine: Hemmings Muscle Machine
  • Car game: Gran Turismo for PlayStation

— Profile last updated: Mar 15, 2012

Date Joined Jun 23, 2006
Trophies Trophies: 196
Garage Views: 14,415
Challenges W: 1   L: 0
Blog Posts 142 view
Photos 764 photos in 49 albums
Videos 0 view
Cars 6 view
Parts 1 for sale

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64-72 Gto/Lemans Enthusiast   Expand

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This group is for all of us who want or own 64-72 GTOs and Lemans.

Indiana, United States


Christ's Cool Cruisers Enthusiast   Expand

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This is for those automotive enthusiasts who love cars but love Jesus Christ more. Join this group and share ways you promote the Kingdom of God while enjoying your car or truck. The goal of this group is to encourage one another in following Christ and sharing the Good News while enjoying car...

South Dakota, United States


Corvair Nuts Enthusiast   Expand

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This is the group to chat about the Chevrolet Corvair. If you love Corvairs, or are just curious, join us!

Nebraska, United States


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GaryW’s Profile Photo
Jun 26, 2010 at 11:22 am
Hello from Belleville, Ontario.. Used to live in Silver Spring/Takoma Park. Been into Corvairs since they were still being produced!
Gary U.
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Feb 1, 2008 at 11:46 am
Nice set of Corvairs. I always thought they were interesting cars. You're not going to move the engine to the rear on that Pontiac, are you?
corsa’s Profile Photo
May 21, 2007 at 8:09 am
Thanks for posting the pics from the Corvair Ranch Open House, I really want to get out to the ranch some day!

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My Blogsite

I'm blogging at If you want to read about the trials and tribulations of keeping a fleet of Chevy Corvairs on the road.

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My BeaveRun Experience

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Got up early Friday to finish packing and hitch Lucy to the Suburban. Left work at noon, and after filling my two 5 gallon gas cans with cheaper MD gas, hit the road for PA. Met...

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Track Day At BeaveRun

My '63 Corvair and I are ready for the track! The Northeast Corvair Council’s Time Trials at BeaveRun Motorsports Park are this Saturday, and I’ll be there. I wanted to get a few more things done, but ran out of time. The car’s in better condition for...

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