Memory Lane Motors Inventory
Last Updated 01-19-2018
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We lost a wonderful person and big part of Memory Lane…..

We would like to send out a Great Big Thank You to all who have sent their thoughts, best wishes, shared photos and memories over the past few weeks. An overwhelming amount of support, from what is truly not just our customers, but a part of our “extended family” here at Memory Lane. And a large amount of friends that attended (more)

1932 Ford 6 Wheel Deluxe Roadster

All Steel Henry Ford Sheetmetal! Beautiful Fframe-Off restoration to factory stock! Fantastic fitting body with laser straight panels and a gorgeous Washington Blue finnish. Black Steel Fenders and Tacoma Cream wheels and body stripe. “Double” Wide White Wall Firestone Tires. Stock Flathead V8 engine runs whisper quiet, Smooth clutch and easy shifting transmission, Woodgrain dash is beautifully finished, Luggage Rack (more)

$89,500 SOLD
1936 Ford Roadster

All Steel Henry Ford Sheetmetal!! This is a tested and proven Street Rod! Built nearly 35 years ago this little Ford is in Excellent road ready condition! Independent front suspension with Power Disc Front Brakes and Power Steering, Chevrolet V8 Engine with an 3 Speed Automatic Transmission, Shifter on the Tilt Column, Late Model Ford Rearend with Parallel Leaf Suspension, (more)

$59,500 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)

1935 Ford 4 door sedan

Local area car bought from an avid car collector who owned this car for  over 35 years. Smooth running Flathead V8 engine, standard shift 3 speed transmission, body is nice and solid and finished in the factory color of Cordoba Gray with a red pinstripe and red wire wheels. Hydraulic brakes, Stock AM Radio, Turn Signals, Ready for touring around (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, I’m sure not many are left. Built by Kaiser-Frazier and sold only 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)

1934 Ford Pick-up

Looks like a Hot Rod, Sounds like a Hot Rod, It must be a Hot Rod! Small Block Chevrolet V8 Engine with Tri-power and a 4 Speed Passenger Car Manual Transmission, Hurst Shifter, Chrome Dropped Front Axle, Later Model Ford Rear End with Parallel Leaf Rear Suspension, Disc Front Brakes, Tu-tone Gray Upholstery, Oak Bed with Stainless Steel Bed Stripes, (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.

1948 Willys Jeepster

A wonderfully built Jeepster Hot Rod! Very tastefully finished with a 350ci V8 Chevrolet Engine, Automatic Transmission with a custom made shifter to look stock on the factory column and stock steering wheel. Later Model Rear End with Parallel Leaf Suspension. Independent Front Suspension with Disc Brakes. Well done upholstery to keep a stock look, Tan Canvas Top and Side (more)

1950 Oldsmobile 88 Club Coupe

Super nice rust free body with Very nice straight sheet metal and a great fit! All stock suspension and running gear. The factory 303i “Rocket” V8 engine runs excellent and is nicely detailed! Hydra-matic automatic transmission, radial black wall tires on American racing torq. thrust D aluminum wheels, nice chrome and stainless, excellent sounding dual exhaust, One of the Fastest (more)

1964 Chevrolet Impala Super Sport “409” Convertible

She’s Real Fine this 409! Engine has been gone through and rebuilt back to 425hp Specifications (maybe a little more!) This is one Power House Engine! Previous owner out of British Columbia spent a lot of time and money on the running gear of this Impala. The original block was replaced many years ago, Correct 1964 Carburetors, Intake, Distributer, Heads, (more)

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)

1991 Lincoln Town Car

Absolutely As-New! with only 2 Owners Pampering this car since new! Only 87,000 miles and it is so crisp and clean in could pass for 7k! Mint condition Dark Red Leather Upholstery, Super Straight Body with the Original White Exterior, Aluminum Factory Wheels with Newer Radial White Wall Tires, Nearly all the Factory options…Air Conditioning, Heat, Dual Power Seats, Power (more)

$8,500 SOLD
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 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)

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

1941 Ford Pick-Up

Very Well Built by Local Car Builder. Very Healthy Small Block Chevrolet V8, Turbo Hydramatic Transmission, Column Shift, Custom VDO Gauges, Oak Bed and Stainless Stripes, Tinted Glass. Dropped Front Axle w/Disc Brakes, Parallel Leaf Rear Suspension w/Ford Rear End. Nice Custom Gray Vinyl and Cloth Upholstery. Sounds Great! Looks Great! Is Great!

$35,500 SOLD
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)

1929 Chevrolet 4 door sedan

This is a wonderfully restored to factory stock Chevrolet! Nice straight body with excellent paint and finish. Upholstery is in very good condition. Stock In-Line 6 cyl 194ci Engine, Standard 3 Speed Transmission,  Nice  tight suspension,  Easy Driving Chevrolet!   

1903 Oldsmobile Tourabout

Built in 1958 by Bliss Reproductions, Still Powered by the Original Cushman Engine, “Tiller” Steering, White Wall Tires, Nice Top and Upholstery, Very unique and well cared for! You’ll be the only one in the nieghborhood or on the Golf Course with one!

1933 Ford Flatbed Truck

Older Restoration in Nice Condition! Good Running Flathead V8 Engine, Standard 4 Speed Manual Transmission, Good Solid Bed. Just a neat old truck to play around with! (Tractor Not Included)

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………

1976 Cadillac Seville Milan Convertible

Very Rare and Unique Cadillac! Milan Coach Builders produced these Cadillac’s from ’76-79. This one has Only 27,860 Actual Miles and is in As-New Condition. Stock Cadillac 350ci V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Climate Control, Power Windows, Remote Mirrors, Wire Wheel Covers, Radial White Wall Tires, Medium Blue Vinyl Top is in nice Condition, Runs (more)

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!

1950 Ford Convertible

Very clean throughout! Wonderful driver, this one was purchase from us a couple years ago and has been used very little. Smooth and strong running Flathead V8, 3 Speed Manual Transmission with Overdrive!  good chrome and stainless, White Power Top, Radial White Wall Tires, Fender Skirts, Accessory Stainless Steel Rock Guards, Continental Kit, Finished in Factory Color of Matador Red (more)

$35,000 SOLD
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

1964 Ford Thunderbird Coupe

Very nice running and driving Thunderbird. 390ci V8 Engine nicely detailed, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Swing-A-Way Steering Wheel, Radial White Wall Tires on stock wheels with “knock-off” Full Wheel Covers, Nicely Done Gold Cloth Upholstery in the factory pattern, Trunk is cleanly carpeted, Straight body finished in White with just a hint of pearl. Chrome and Stainless all (more)

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)

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)

1932 Ford Phaeton

This one has “The Look”!! High quality build finished many years ago. Very well taken car of the Black paint is a mile deep and shines like a diamond! Nice fitting body with very straight panels, a nicely finessed Fiberglass Body and Fenders. Very high quality upholstery finished Tweed and Leather Accents, Well built Black Canvas Carson Style Lift-Off Top (more)

$32,500 SOLD
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)

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)

1952 Ford 1/2 Ton Panel

Very Rare and Unique this Solid Older Restoration! Good Panel Alignment, Been in the same family for over 20 years it was brought from Alaska to the Portland area a few years ago. Stock In-line 6 cyl engine runs excellent! Standard shift 3 speed transmission, Radial White Wall Tires on stock wheels, Tight stock suspension and it drives and handles (more)

$19,500 SOLD
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)

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)

1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V

Only 29,250 Actual Miles!! Beautifully kept and maintained original Mark V. Solid Rust Free Body with a Very Straight Body and tight fit. 400ci V8 Engine Runs Excellent, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Power Seats, Very Nice Blue Cloth Upholstery, Polished Aluminum Factory Road Wheels w/Radial White Wall Tires, Tilt Column, Aftermarket AM/FM Radio, (more)

1994 Dodge Viper R/T10

Here’s a Whole Lot of Performance and Pure Street Muscle for the Money!! The ever popular and unmistakeable Viper! These 1st Generation Vipers are Raw Power! V10 Engine with 400hp at 465 ft lbs of torq out of 488ci! True factory Side Pipes give these cars a sound of their own! 6 Speed Manual Transmission, Power Steering and Power Disc (more)

$25,500 SOLD
1936 Ford 4 door sedan

Owned since 1963 by our own late mechanic Rudy and has been sitting stored in his wonderful collection since. His cars are something special! He loved Original Low Mileage cars, the way they came from the factory. This one is no exception, Only 83,000 Actual Miles, Completely Original Washington Blue Exterior with Completely Original Upholstery that is in very nice (more)

$16,500 SOLD
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)

1949 Lincoln 2 door Coupe

This car has been in the same family since new! Completely Original Upholstery that is in good serviceable condition! Body is very Solid, Older repaint of the Original Dark Blue showing it’s age, Chrome and Stainless is all there and good, with the chrome being a bit dull. This car basically is fresh out of storage and brought back to (more)

1964 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Good Driver Quality Stingray! Always Ermine White with Black Upholstery, Nice Black Soft Top Only, Torq. Thrust II American Racing Wheels, 283ci V8 Engine, 4 Speed Manual Transmission with a Hurst Shifter, AM/FM Radio, Good Sounding Dual Exhaust, Drop the top and have fun running around the town!

$39,500 SOLD
1965 Mercury Comet Caliente 4 door

Very nice unrestored and very well maintained family car. Original Upholstery is in excellent condition, nearly all original “Blue Ice” Exterior, 289i V8 Engine, Automatic Transmission, Super Rare Factory “Intermediate Wipers”!!, AM Radio, Radial White Wall Tires with Wire Wheel Covers, Chrome and Stainless is all very nice, Great Driving Mercury!

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!  

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!

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)

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”

If you have two minutes you never want back click the picture to see the Memory Lane Music Video

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.

Click to order your copy