Memory Lane Motors Inventory
Last Updated 03-20-2018
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1955 Ford Thunderbird

One of the finest baby birds we’ve had to offer! Fresh out of Dale Matthews Personal Collection this car is an amazing example! History for this car dates back to 1965 when the Original Owner decided to restore the car, with only 65,000 Actual Miles on it at he time. It sat for nearly 20 years unfinished when the 2nd Owner (more)

1955 Pontiac Star Chief Convertible

What a Stunning car Pontiac had in ’55! This is a very nice older restoration in wonderful running and driving condition. 287ci Stock V8 Engine, Hydra-Matic Automatic Transmission, Factory Power Steering and Power Brakes, Power Top works smoothly and is in nice condition, Brand New Radial Wide White Wall Tires on stock wheels with Full Wheel Covers, AM Radio Plays, (more)

1956 Continental Mark II

Highly sought after “Investment” Automobile! Only 2,550 Produced in 1956 and one of the most expensive American cars of it’s time! This car came to us through the 39 car Collection that we bought. It is a 2 Family Owned car since new. They bought the car in Canada from the son of the original owner and brought it to (more)

1951 Chevrolet Suburban

OH SOOO COOL!!!! Very well built Hot Rod Family Cruiser! Nice straight body with a good fit and finish. Independent Front Suspension with Power Steering and Power Disc Brakes, 410hp 350ci Aluminum Head Small Block Chevrolet V8 Engine, TH400 Automatic Transmission, Late Model GM Posi-Traction Rear End, Air Conditioning, Power Disc Front Brakes, CD Stereo, Tinted Glass, Tow Package, Big-N-Little (more)

1963 Dodge Polara 500 2 door Hardtop

Sooo Much Fun to Drive!! Original 383ci Big Block Mopar Power! Push-Button Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Excellent Sounding Dual Exhaust! Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Always a Polar White car with Red and White Bucket Seat Upholstery, Very Solid Body that has nice Straight Panels and good Alignment. It has a newer Aluminum Radiator (more)

1986 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Super Sport

Lots and Lots of Receipts for Lots and Lots of Money Spent on the build of this Fantastic Monte Carlo! Over $30,000 to turn this into a Very Fun Driving Automobile! Very straight and solid body finished in Bright Red with the Original Burgundy Cloth Upholstery that is in Excellent Condition! Aluminum Head Tuned Port Fuel Injected Small Block 350ci (more)

1950 Chevrolet Deluxe Club Coupe

What a sweet little Chevy! Completely Original Upholstery in Excellent Condition! One time repaint to the factory color of Windsor Blue. Nice solid and tight body. Chrome and Stainless is original and in real good condition. 216ci. In-line 6 cyl Engine, Standard Shift 3 Speed Transmission, AM Radio, Sun Visor, Bumper Extension, We were told by the previous owner who (more)

$18,500 SOLD
1962 Chrysler 300H Convertible

Only 123 Convertible Letter Cars Produced in ’62 and this one is Equipped with Factory Air Conditioning!! A very Rare option! Beautiful Frame-Off of Restoration to Factory Correct. 413ci V8 Engine with Dual 4bbl Carbs with Solid Lifters producing 380hp! A it’s sounds Oh So Sweet! Beautifully finished in Festival Red with Tan Dual Bucket Seat Upholstery that is in (more)

1974 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow

Wonderful driving automobile! Smooth running 6.2L (378ci) V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats, Heat, Air Conditioning, Power Door Locks, Aftermarket Radio and Cd Changer, Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels with Full Wheel Covers, Original Dark Blue Leather Upholstery is in very nice condition, One time repaint of the original color (more)

1992 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Beautifully Maintained and Kept By the Original Owner! Her husband bought her the car Brand New at Bob Frink Chevrolet in Milwaukie Oregon. With Only 55,500 Original Miles this car is in Exceptional Condition. Red Leather Upholstery appears As-New! The Original Arctic White Paint is as Glossy as it was on the Show Room Floor! 5.7L 350ci 300hp V8 Engine (more)

$13,500 SOLD
1973 Lincoln Continental Mark IV

Only 24,610 Actual Miles on the 2 Owner Pampered and Babied Lincoln! Wonderful Original Condition! 460ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Dual Power Seats, Power Windows, Air Conditioning, Radial Tires, Working 8 Track Radio, Original Pastel Blue Paint has a great shine! Dark Blue Leather Upholstery is in very nice condition, Original Spare and Jack (more)

1966 Mercury Monterey

Wonderful Running and Driving Mercury! 390ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Original Parchment Upholstery is in very good condition, Radial White Wall Tires on Chrome Baby Moon Wheels, Nice Mellow Dual Exhaust, AM/FM/CD Player, Just a nice clean driver!

1951 Chevrolet Club Coupe

Super Clean, Solid and Straight Body with nice Panel Alignment! Chrome and Stainless has all been redone and is beautiful, Very nice Metallic Silver over Metallic Blue Paint. Upholstery is nicely done in Tu-tone Gray and Charcoal Cloth. Engine is a 235ci In-line 6 cyl with Fenton Headers, Dual Exhaust with a real nice deep 6cyl tone. Smooth Clutch and (more)

1940 Ford Deluxe Coupe

Sweet Little Hor Rod Ford. Tight Small Block Chevrolet V8 dolled up with Cadillac Chrome Valve Covers and a Chrome Cadillac Air Cleaner. Hooked to a 3 Speed Column Shift Transmission and a Columbia 2 Speed Rear Axle! Radial Big-n-Little Wide White Wall Tires on Red Wheels with Stock Caps and Trim Rings, Beautifully painted dash with a ’50 Crestliner Steering (more)

1958 Chevrolet Biscayne 4 door sedan

Finished in Tropic Turquoise this icon of the late 50’s stands out in a crowd! Stock 235ci In-line 6 cyl engine, Power Glide Automatic Transmission, Radial Wide White Wall Tires on stock steel wheels with Full Wheel Covers, Nice Chrome and Stainless, Upholstery is nicely finished, Lots of Dealer Accessories  adorn this wonderful Biscayne making it a very unique car, (more)

1920 Ford Model T Speedster

Nicely Finished Speedster! These are a whole lot of fun for the money! Good Smooth and Quiet Running Stock Flathead 4 cyl Engine, Transmission Works Great! Easily goes in and out of gear, reverse works smoothly too! Slows Down as Expected. It is in very good condition and has been fun to drive around the neighborhood! We were told this (more)

1953 Allstate Series 4 Coupe

Here’s a fun little car a lot of people haven’t seen! And with Only 200 Standard Models Produced, We Wonder just how many are left. Built by Kaiser-Frazier and sold primarily in the South and South West in Selected few Sears, Roebuck and Company Department Stores and Catalog. Similar to a Henry J but they offered less options keeping the Sales (more)

1939 LaSalle Convertible

Wonderfully Restored to Stock, Whisper Quiet 322ci Flathead V8 Engine in a nicely detailed engine compartment, Standard Shift 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Stock wheels painted red with correct wheel covers and wide white wall tires, Nice Black Canvas Soft Top with Red Upholstery, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, Good Glass and Weather Stripping, Gorgeous Wood Grained Dash, Rare (more)

2000 Pontiac Sunfire GT

Great running little car that would make a great first car! Runs Great and Drives Great. Has just over 92,000 miles. Only 2 Owners Since New. 4cyl Economical Engine, Automatic Console Shift Transmission, Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Anti-Lock Brakes, CD Player. Paint has a nice shine and the upholstery is in nice condition as well. We took it in (more)

1938 Dodge Coupe

Good smooth running flathead 218i inline 6 cyl engine, standard floor shift 3 speed transmission, solid body with good panel alignment, older restoration in very nice driver condition, factory hydraulic brakes stop nice and straight, gray cloth upholstery is well done, Just a good clean old Dodge coupe that you don’t see many of.

1941 Ford Deluxe 4 door sedan

Flathead V8 Engine that runs real good, standard 3 speed manual transmission, all new tinted glass, nice gray cloth upholstery that is very well done, exterior refinished in a mid 90’s Cadillac Champagne Silver,  chrome and stainless all is very nice with a great shine, body panels are very straight and fit quite well, body is solid with a very (more)

1956 Desoto Firedome Seville

330ci Hemi Engine! Pushbutton Automatic Transmission , Power Steering, Power Brakes, Radial Tires, Good Chrome and Stainless, Finished in Factory Color of Iridescent Blue and White, Gray Cloth with Blue Vinyl Upholstery, Well maintained and in excellent running and driving condition.

1940 Ford Deluxe Woody Station Wagon

Absolutely Beautifully Restored Original Wood that has been done for over 40 years! Stock Flathead V8 Engine Runs Whisper Quiet!! Standard Shift 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Stock Saddle Correct Leather Upholstery, Gorgeous Headliner, Solid Body and Floors, Finished in Garnet Maroon, It is a wonderful driving Woody Wagon, All Stock Glass with the “Ford Bug” in the Corners, It Has (more)

1980 American LaFrance Ladder Truck

Bought in Sublimity Oregon and Driven to Oregon City where it has been stored inside since purchased for the collection. We are told it’s fully functional but the water cannon has a few leaks in the couplings.

1973 Trabant 601 S Deluxe Coupe

A very unique Automobile built in Zwickau, Sachsen (East Germany) They run Two (2) Cylinder 36ci Two Stroke Air Cooled Engine, Producing a Whoping 26hpStandard 4 Speed Manual Transmission

1928 REO Fire Truck

Needs finishing, going to need electrical work and mechanical. We were told it has ran but not in the past few years.  Wood Work was just finished over this past winter/spring, paint is good and the sheetmetal is nice, Very Unique………

1964 Ford C850 Fire Truck

Very nice throughout, We’re told it’s functional and in good working order. Park bench mounted on top for Parade use. This old Ford Fire Truck has a great look and feel to it! They are a blast to play around with!

1915 Ford Model T Roadster

This car has seen little use for some time now, but we are told it was running and driving when parked as you see in the photo just a couple of months ago. The plan is to start it back up and make it movable but it may still need a little TLC

1977 GMC Eliganza II Motorhome

This has been a local area motorhome since new. Owned for the past 15 years by the 3rd Owner who is an avid car collector. This Motorhome is Completely Original and in Amazing Condition! Having always been garage kept, it is as-new inside and out as they come! Upholstery is Fantastic! Mechanically ready for vacation and with only 65,000 miles (more)

1948 Ford 4 door Super Deluxe

Wonderful V8 Ford that is Turn Key Ready to Go Touring! Just won 2 Rouge Awards at the V8 Ford Nationals in Salem Oregon this past summer. Well preserved Original Upholstery with the exception of seat covers. Original Flathead V8 Engine runs Fantastic, so smooth and quiet you can’t hear it run! Velvet Smooth Clutch and 3 Speed Standard Transmission, (more)

$16,500 SOLD
1985 Pontiac Feiro GT

Gorgeous Black Paint on a Very Solid, Straight and Good Fitting Body! Ground Effects and Spoiler really make this little car a head turning toy! Custom 17″ Wheels, Custom Exhaust and Receipts for Thousands of Dollars Spent on the Performance Upgrades and Restoration! We were told by the builder he had in excess of $40k in this car! Upgraded to (more)

1966 Chevrolet Caprice

One Owner Car bought New right here in Portland Oregon at Frank Chevrolet! Bought from the Estate of the Original Female Owner, Factory 396ci Big Block V8 Engine with a nicely detailed to stock engine compartment, Column Shift Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Original Black Upholstery is in Mint Condition! One time repaint of the original Marina Blue, Repaint was done (more)

$22,500 SOLD
1990 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Only 77,950 Actual Miles! Very clean and well cared for. Beautiful Polo Green Metallic with Saddle Leather Upholstery, Glass Lift Off Top Panel, New Tires on Chrome Stock Wheels, Brand New 700R4 Automatic Transmission, Dual Power Seats, Excellent Sounding Aftermarket Stereo System, Exhaust Sounds Great! Tinted Windows, Comes with a Bra for the Frontend. A nice clean fun to drive (more)

1938 Ford Deluxe 4 door sedan

This little V8 Ford is ready for V8 Ford Club Touring! Smooth and Strong Running Flathead V8, you can’t even hear of feel it run!! With Only 63,500 Actual Miles this Ford is just as smooth as the first time it was fired up! Standard Shift 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Very Rare Spotlight Mirrors! Glove Box Clock, Factory AM Radio, (more)

2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

With only 67,400 miles this 3 owner local area adult owner Corvette is a Fantastic “Bang for your Buck”!!! Quicksilver Metallic paint is in very nice original condition as is the Original Black Leather Upholstery and Black Canvas Soft Top. This Corvette has nearly all the options, Heads Up Display, Adjustable Suspension Control, Dual Power Memory Seats, Power Mirrors, Power (more)

1956 Ford Thunderbird

Well maintained and cared for Older Restoration to factory stock. Only 2 Owners Since New. Smooth Running 292ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Seat, Town/Country AM Radio, Radial Tires on Stock Wheels with Full Wheel Covers, Black Soft Top Only, Chrome and Stainless is all in good condition, Clean Solid Trunk and Floors, Just a good (more)

$28,500 SOLD
1948 Mercury Convertible

Very nice older restoration in good driving condition. Flathead V8 Engine, Standard 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Nice Woodgrain Dash, Red Upholstery is well done, Black Canvas Power Top, Accessory Bumper Tips Front and Rear, Spot Light, Chrome and Stainless is very nice, Solid body with a good fit. A real good driver!

1974 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Only 5,474 Convertibles Produced in ’74. All Numbers Matching and Color Correct. Nice clean newer Dark Red Upholstery with a White Soft Top, Refinished in the Original “Medium Red” Exterior. 350ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power 4 Wheel Disc Brakes, Rally Wheels with Raised White Letter Tires, Dual Exhaust, Power Windows, Tilt/Tele-Scopic Steering Column, Factory Air Conditioning, Nice (more)

1950 Chrysler Windsor Newport

What an Amazing Driving Automobile!! Smooth, Quiet without a single rattle or squeak! With Only 31,550 Actual Miles!! Factory Original Upholstery in near Mint Condition! Flathead 6 cyl engine is whisper quiet! Presto-Magic Automatic Transmission (Fluid Drive) Brand New Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels w/Full Wheel Covers, Original Chrome and Stainless, This is a well maintained Original car! Some minor (more)

1985 Ford Thunderbird

Very Rare Turbo Coupe! This car has been lovingly pampered it’s whole life. Always garage kept and has always been treated as a “Toy” car. We bought this car from the 2nd owner who bought it at a year old with just 10k on it. It now has just over 68,600 miles and is one of the cleaner examples we’ve (more)

1954 Chevrolet 6400 Dump Truck

Beautiful Restoration! Excellent Bright Yellow Paint on a Super Straight Body! Detailed Engine Compartment with a Stock In-line 6 cyl engine, 4 Speed Manual Transmission with a 2 Speed Rear Axle. Nice clean tan upholstery. New Hydraulic Pump and Motor makes the bed go up and down with ease! Factory Vacuum Assist Brakes, Runs Great and Drives like a Good (more)

1940 Mercury Convertible Sedan

Oh Soooo Rare!! Only year Mercury made a Convertible Sedan, Recently gone through mechanically with less then 100 miles on the Flathead V8 that runs whisper quiet and smooth as could be. Standard shift 3 speed manual transmission, Working Factory AM Radio, Nice Deep Maroon Leather Upholstery, Black Canvas Top in Excellent Condition, Very Straight Body that Fits real good, (more)

1932 Ford 2 Door Sedan

Nicely Built Older Street Rod. Steel Body and Rear Fenders, Front Fenders are Glass, Clean Undercarriage w/Boxed ’32 Rails, Dropped Front Axle with Disc Brakes, Parallel Leaf Rear Spings and a Later Model Ford Rear End, Classic Instrument Gauges in an “Engine Turned Aluminum Dash Insert, Tilt Column, Set Up with Under Dash Air Conditioning, Powered by a 302ci Ford (more)

1954 Ford Skyliner

STUNNING Old Ford!! Very Rare and Quite Collectable! Beautifully finished in the Factory colors of Cadet Blue and Sandstone White, Excellent Chrome and Stainless, Lots of Factory Options such as Continental Kit, Accessory Bumper Guards and Over Riders, Finger Nail Guards, Fender Skirts and Deluxe Steering Wheel, Am Radio, Nice Mellow Toned Dual Exhaust, Radial White Wall Tires on Stock (more)

1994 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

Very Clean and Well Cared for 2 Owner Local Portland Camaro with Just 37,975 Actual Miles! Just traded in to us for a different toy, this car has been Pampered his whole life and garage kept! Z28 trimmed and T-Tops make this a fun little car for the money, 350ci Tuned Port Fuel Injected Small Block V8, 4 Speed Console (more)

1948 DeSoto Custom Convertible

Oh So Rare to see one of these on the streets these days! Only 8,100 Convertibles Produced in ’46-’47-’48! Thats less then 2,700 a year averaged out! Needless to say these are few and far between. This one is a very nicely restored example of a very unusual Automobile. Beautifully finished in Royal Maroon with Matching Maroon and Tan Cloth (more)

1941 Ford 2dr Sedan

This old Ford is a real good older restoration to driver quality. Paint has a nice shine and the body is nice and solid. Flathead V8 runs real good, standard shift 3 speed transmission, good chrome and stainless, dual exhaust, Great little car to hop in and start cruising!  

$14,500 SOLD
1992 Chevrolet Cavalier Convertible

Super Clean inside and out! Just traded in on a Classic Car, this little Cavalier has been pampered it’s whole life! Showing just over 145k the engine was rebuilt just 40k miles ago. 3.1L Muilt-Port Fuel Injection this little car runs Fantastic! Excellent fuel mileage too! 3 Speed Automatic Console Shift Transmission, Very nice Gray Cloth Bucket Seat Upholstery, Power (more)

1937 Ford Convertible Sedan

Very solid older restoration, Was driven from Portland to Bend in 2012 for the V8 Ford Nationals and back without so much as a hiccup! Finished in a Spring Time Color of Turquoise, Older Leather Upholstery, This is a well kept and maintained Ford that was traded to us on the Matching Phaeton. Wonderful V8 Ford.  

1948 Mercury Convertible

This is a Wonderfully Restored “Tour” Ready Mercury! Fantastic Running Flathead V8 with Offenhauser Heads, Dual Exhaust, Standard 3 Speed Column Shift Manual, Excellent Chrome and Stainless Trim, Glass and Weather Stripping is all very nice, Beautiful Dash and Gauges, Power Tan Canvas Top in Very nice condition, Newer Radial White Wall Tires on Red Painted Reversed Steel Wheels, Correct (more)

1941 Packard 160 Touring Sedan

Wonderful Running and Driving 160! Straight Eight is whisper quiet and smooth, 3 Speed manual shift with Overdrive! Restoration has been done for many years and is in excellent touring condition, Wipers, Lights work properly, Chrome is in good condition, This Packard just feels like you could jump in it with some friends and head out touring!

$31,500 SOLD
Every Deal's Different Pilot
Dale Matthews TV Show “Every Deal’s Different”

Click here to watch Season 1 – episode 01 (pilot) “The Coin Toss”

“These Old Fords”

If you have a few more minutes you never want back, Recorded another tune I wrote! Just a fun little jingle of a few of my favorite old cars, V8 Fords! Hope you enjoy- Dale

“Down Memory Lane”

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Roar With Gilmore Book

“Roar With Gilmore, the Story of America’s Most Unusual Oil Company” by Charles Seims and Alan Darr. 240 pages, hardcover and with over 200 photos, most never before published. Two chapters are devoted exclusively to Gilmore’s racing sponsorship at Ascot, Gilmore Stadium, Indy and Bonneville. There is a chapter devoted to Alan’s extensive Gilmore collection (in color). For instance, he has (more)

Every Deal’s Different

The Dale Matthews Story

From Doodlebugs to Desotos, He’s owned and sold them all.

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