Testimonials

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Joe Ratti

Hi my name is Joey James I hv a 1974 challenger that I purchased in New York Long Island . . Was on vanguard motor sales browsing around . Believe it or not , I found my cars VIN on site , this was in 2015 vanguard had it. I hv it now 2019 wat are the chances of that. Anyway Tommy from Vanguard was nice enough to return my call . Told him story thought it was cool. Gv me all history of car turns out was fully restored in 2007 and wat a job they did . 440ci 30 over 727 3 speed sure grip all mint .B4 grabber green . Love the car was sold by tommy for 39.000.00 great deal worth every penny, just wanted to thank them for all help I recieved from Vanguard motors sales .

Frankie Daoud

The best company when it comes to buying a old school. My family has been coming here for years. Tommy and staff are the best you will ever deal with. No bs at all, they dont waste your time. All there vehicles are so clean and they are so professional. Thanks Vanguard for my dads dream car. God bless you all.

Robert Starnes

My experience with Vanguard motors team was excellent. Everything was explained fully and the entire process for trading my car and getting my new car delivered was excellent. They took care of all the shipping for both vehicles and kept me apprised of the entire process throughout. My car is even nicer than it looks In the pictures and video. I would definitely do business with them again.

1970 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 Testimonial Tony from Arizona
1931 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Marty from Minnesota
Laurie & Don -

Our car is beautiful and I can not wait to go for a ride in it! Its so shiny and absolutely perfect! Thank you for your help and having this car. Thank you for the t-shirts as well! I will send a picture of us with the car in the future!

1968 Ford Mustang Fastback Testimonial Brian buys a Mustang
1932 Ford 3-Window Coupe Testimonial Geoff from NY
1971 Chevrolet C10 Pickup Testimonial Brad from Michigan
Katie Cronk

Great guys! Our son is a future car buff and they let him spend as much time as he wanted looking at cars. They even entertained all his stories about his hot wheels that look like the cars. They also have just about anything you can imagine for those looking to buy. We are not quite there yet but will reach out to then when ready.

1999 Chevrolet Corvette Darryl and Robin
Steve Lytle

The video tour was key. They didn't just point out the best parts about the car, they also pointed out small flaws. Then when the car arrived, I was absolutely thrilled with what I got. Great company to work with. Highly recommended.

1935 Ford Pickup Testimonial Doug from Florida
Robert Ohio

Just wanted to let you know that Neal and the guys in the shop did a great job on the car. I also wanted to tell you how much it means to me and my family. You went above and beyond what another dealer would have done to make us happy with our muscle car investment. I will buy from you again and tell all my friends to buy a car from you. In closing, I just want to say thanks to everyone at Vanguard. From Rob in Ohio, a customer for life.

1971 Chevelle Testimonial Don from Michigan
Reis Dempsey Florida

Vanguard Motor Sales is amazing! I called VMS and told them I wanted a classic Army Jeep. Within one day they had tracked down the vehicle and I had received pictures and information on the car I had been searching for. Transportation was arranged from Florida to Michigan efficiently and professionally. VMS has continuously checked in on the car and made sure it is running perfectly. I have had a mechanic at my house to check on a concern and I have had the car in their shop for maintenance. The customer service is impressive. Every employee is first rate whether it is on the phone or in the shop. I would not buy a car anywhere else! I always know that I will be taken care of quickly and that any work is done to the highest standards. Love my classic Jeep and VMS!

1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS Testimonial Rick from WI
1969 Ford Mustang Fastback Testimonial Rick from California
1969 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial Warren from Canada
1955 Chevrolet Bel-Air Testimonial Denny and Janet from Iowa
1970 Chevelle Testimonial Mike from Oklahoma
1966 Chevrolet Nova Testimonial Deborah from Virginia
Mike Hudson

All I can say is WOW........The 1968 Nova my wife and I purchased is absolutely AMAZING!!!! We got it with 3200 miles from the restoration and have now put 4000 extra miles on it,we drive it everyday when it is not raining! We are now VERY irresponsible again and we LOVE IT!!! Thank you Tommy and staff!!!!We will be getting our next one from you soon!!!! Mike&Sandy Hudson

1987 Ford Mustang Testimonial James from Ohio
1936 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Bill from Canada
Daneil Fons

By far the best experience I’ve ever had purchasing a car. Tommy and Dimo were both incredibly professional, quick to answer any questions, and true enthusiasts with a passion for what they do. Them and their team made the whole process painless and I couldn’t recommend anyone but them for this type of specialty vehicle transaction.

1938 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Art from California
Dirk & jenna mowen

After my first purchase, I said I would not hesitate to do business with Vanguard again. I just purchased my second 67 Chevelle in a year! As with my first purchase, I did not have the luxury of making a trip to Michigan to inspect the car so this one was also purchased sight unseen. Once again, Vanguard did not disappoint. Beautiful car and exactly what I was expecting. The video and pictures provided are spot on, very informative and well done. Thank you Vanguard!!! My wife and I now have "His and Hers" 67 Chevelles and we couldn't be happier. Merry Christmas!!!

1965 Dodge Coronet Testimonial  
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial Mike from Michigan
1973 Ford Mustang Testimonial Al from Arizona
1968 Dodge Charger Testimonial Steve from New Zealand
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Tom from Kansas
Vincent Richardson

Finally figured out how to show my appreciation for the wonderful experience it was buying a classic muscle car from you guys. Purchase a 1970 Plymouth Roadrunner and I am thrilled to death.....the service sales everything from start to finish was exceptional Thank you thank you thank you Vinny Richardson

1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass Testimonial Chuck and Nancy from Ohio
1932 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Doug from Texas
Chrystal Martinez-Wesinger

We we're very pleased with the attention and customer service this company offers when purchasing your treasured antique automobile. They have a great selection and help you every step of the way! We really appreciate Tommy taking good care of us for our specific needs and would recommend Vanguard Motor Sales to anyone looking to purchase their dream car. Well done guys!!

1955 Chevrolet Bel-Air Testimonial Richard from Arkansas
1961 Ford Thunderbird Testimonial Jim
1969 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial William from North Carolina
1969 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Brad from Utah
1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Jeff from Michigan
Donald Stork Michigan

I have been living in Plymouth MI for 57 years and never heard about Vanguard Motor Sales. I stopped by one month ago and walked out as a proud owner of a 1971 Chevolet Chevele, she is a beautiful. My experience with Vanguard from start to finish was excellent. I dealt with Dimo and Jenifer and cant say enough about them and the hole staff. Thanks Vanguard and look forward to my next purchase. Don Stork

Joel Perkins

I found Vanguard's site about two weeks ago and was very impressed with the quality of cars they had advertised. As luck would have it I had a business trip to Lansing today and we decided to drive over to Vanguard to check this place out. We happened to meet Tom as we walked in and were immediately welcomed in. We walked the through the entire garage area, spoke with Greg, spoke to employees, looked at cars, asked questions. I have never felt more welcomed and like family than with this group of people. I have never seen more high quality cars cars in one location that this. And Then.... We were invited to the offsite warehouse with Sammy. Speechless. We spent over an hour in this warehouse. Just two of us and Sammy. He patiently answered every question with car guy enthusiasm. We learned about their intense and thorough inspection process that accepts only the highest quality cars that makes sure that what you see is what you get. Any reservations I had about buying a site unseen car from Vanguard is gone. I can assure you that your expectations will be exceeded in every way if chose to purchase your car here. After meeting these wonderful people and spending some time here I do not have to purchase from Vanguard, I sincerely want to purchase from Vanguard.

1931 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Quick and Easy Experience
1978 Corvette & 1979 Trans Am Testimonial Eric from Texas
1932 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Roy from Indiana
Jean Vineyard

This one of the best decision I've made when purchasing car. I've been on this for a year and a half. This is my dream, and I had many thanks for Vanguard Motor Sales. Thanks, Tom, Greg, Neil, and Tracy for putting my dream in my driveway.

1966 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Joe from New Jersey
1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Spiro from Massachusetts
1932 Ford Roadster Testimonial Roy from Indiana
1934 Ford Street Rod Testimonial Tom from Ohio
John Smolinski

Had an old school hot rod that I wanted to get rid of, there was no market for it where I lived. I searched for places that specialize in cars of this type. That’s when I came across Vanguard. I called them and explained my situation, sent them some pictures and they offered to buy it. They sent a buyer to look at the car, we both settled on a price that worked for both parties. A couple of days later they had a trailer there to pick it up. One I got them the title, I got the funds we agreed upon. Very good communication, and nice people to work with. Would definitely recommend them!

Jim Rosin

I had been looking for a classic Lincoln MarkV for 4 mths threw out the U.S. Finally Tom at Vanguard got a hold of me with a few.Had just what I wanted, Great car , great shape outstanding just what I was looking for, they treated me great just like family ,great people.They are very reputable classic car dealer which not only sells high end classic but also high end muscle cars And they own their inventory.Great people to work with.

Carol Cassie

Purchased our dream car from Vangaurd Motors. It was an excellent experience. The car was bought as my retirement gift. We love it!

Peter Texas

I can't thank you and your team enough for the service you provided in helping with my purchase of this beautiful 1966 Mustang Fastback. It was a pleasure working with Tracy, Dimo and Tom. You run a first class operation!

1928 Ford Model A Street Rod Testimonial Dave from United Kingdom
1936 Hudson Street Rod Testimonial Steve from North Carolina
1971 Chevrolet Nova Testimonial Joe from Pennsylvania
1972 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Vito from New York
Dieter Mortier Belgium

Ordered my Ford mustang 1966 straight online and had it shipped to Belgium. To be honest, it is always a bit scarry to go in with blind faith but now I am the proud owner of a 1966 mustang! Thanks a mill to Tom @vanguardmotorsales and Greg for the straight honest pix and movies.

1973 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial Dan from Indiana
Ryan Marcus New York

I recently purchased a 1965 Mustang from Vanguard. I did not have the opportunity to fly to Plymouth to inspect the car, which is always a risk. I did a thorough review of Vanguard online and saw that the reputation from current/former customers was pretty good, and figured they must be doing something right as a seller. Upon delivery of the car, I was very happy with the condition. It was described exactly how it was. There was a small oversight (small pen mark on passenger seat) which I addressed to Tom. His immediate response was, if you cant get it out....get the seat redone and we will pay for it. I was in shock. Perhaps its because I'm from New York where most dealers would tell you to F*** yourself post purchase, but that certainly wasn't the case with Tom and his team. Additionally, upon having the vehicle for about a week, and driving it locally, I noticed that the carburator was struggling to receive gas from the fuel pump. After calling a mechanic in, it was decided that both the carb and the fuel pump should be replaced (both were in good condition, but were malfunctioning) upon speaking with Tom, again his response was, get an estimate and send us the bill. Folks, this is unparalleled customer service. I was NOT expecting that response (I actually wasnt even calling to ask him to pay for it) but the offer was accepted. The guys at Vanguard are unbelievable. I would without a shadow of a doubt purchase from these guys again. I cant tell you how happy I am with the responsiveness and willing to make things "perfect" for me. I purchased this car for my father (who has stage 4 cancer) and wanted him to enjoy driving a classic while he still has his health. Without Tom and his crew, and their willingness to go above and beyond..This is now possible. Thank you guys for everything you have done. My next purchase will be a Bel Air from you.. And this time, I will be less aggressive in negotiating a price, and let you make some money back. If there was 6 stars to give on reviews, I would.

Nelson Bercier

Bought 1965 GTO-Tom is easy to deal with- got quick shipment of the car- Received the car it was as solid as advertised- Discovered one small issue and Tom issued a refund the repair within 1 day!! No questions or BS about it.

1973 Plymouth Duster Testimonial Steve from Ohio
1967 Pontiac GTO Testimonial Valerie and Connor
1956 Chevrolet Bel-Air Testimonial Duane from Illinois
1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Testimonial Mukesh from Dubai
Ray Saraymo

One word somes it up, Great. the personal are great, Transaction went smooth. Really nice to deal with.

Jimi Varner

I can't say enough good things about Vanguard. First off, best customer service I've ever had. Follow up calls were returned immediately, and I felt both listened to & heard as a customer. This was a rare experience, and I'm grateful to have found these guys! I'll be back for more, and can't express my gratefulness enough.

1970 Chevrolet Nova Testimonial Doug's New Nova
Charles A.

Tom, Tracy and everyone at Vanguard Motor Sales, thank you so much for finding us this 1970 Dodge Charger R/T, she's a beautiful example of an Iconic American Muscle Car. I have to say that she is even more beautiful in person than in the photos... and I loved the photos. Through your photos, you guys at Vanguard, show the cars in such detail that a perspective customer easily gets a true sense of the car that they are looking at. Then you show us a 360° high quality video "walk around" of the car and take us for a ride in it... it is as good as being there in person. All of this is wonderful and Vanguard does such a good job showcasing each car. Because of how you show each car: outside, inside, underside customers can be sure that there are no surprises. As for your inventory... your inventory is so amazing! You have so many iconic cars to choose from. I highly recommend Vanguard to anyone who is interested in purchasing a Classic Car or a Muscle Car. In closing, I have to say that Tom and Tracy made this buying experience so easy and straight forward it was a real pleasure working with them both. Once again, thank you for parking a dream car in our driveway. When it's time to add to our collection... my wife and I will be back to Vanguard.

1969 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Barry from Texas
1967 Ford Mustang Fastback Testimonial John and Judy from Michigan
Richard MIller California

I want to thank Vanguard Motor for not only getting me a bitchin car, my 72’ Olds 442, but also making it super easy. Tom was great making the deal and then dealing with Tracy was a great experience. In a world where customer service is horrendous, she was super responsive and did everything to make it all happen smoothly. The best! I never leave reviews but wanted to say thanks to Tom Tracy and the Vanguard Team!

1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Testimonial Daniel gets his dream car!
Derrick Pennsylvania

Just wanted to let you know I received my truck yesterday. It's AWESOME! You and Dimo were great to work with and I really appreciate the seamless experience throughout the entire process. I was telling one of my friends that it was like shopping on Amazon. That easy. Thanks for everything and I look forward to buying my next one from you guys.

Lori Carroll

Vanguard motors delivers what they promise. The online videos are the real deal. My husband and I could not decide between 2 cars so we drove about 1300 miles round trip to test drive them both and we were certainly not disappointed. There were no surprises from what we saw online to what we witnessed in person. Owners Tommy and Jim were very helpful and Neal was one of the most knowledgeable Mopar guys we've ever met. Delivery was made as promised with our car in exact same excellent condition as we left it in the showroom. They made it possibly the easiest car buying experience we've ever had. Thanks Vanguard! We will definitely buy from you again!

1969 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial Mike from North Carolina
1970 Oldsmobile 442 Testimonial Lee from Minnesota
1972 Challenger Testimonial Allen from Michigan
Benn Gilmore

I have visited both Vanguard Motor Sales locations and been blown away by the quality of presentation of hundreds of clean vehicles that are gassed and ready for me to park in my driveway. The Keel Street showroom is a car aficionado’s dream, replete with friendly, knowledgeable people to help with getting my car to my driveway. I have traveled the world and never seen better volume and variety.

1965 Pontiac GTO Testimonial Chris
Peggie Waters

Vanguard Motor Sales had a vehicle I was interested in, so I made an appointment to see it. Upon arrival, we met our salesman, Dimo, who first wanted to show us the Vanguard operation. Touring the facility quickly gave me a level of confidence that this company was proud of their inventory of vehicles which all appeared to have a higher quality than other classic car shops. Dimo showed me the vehicle I was interested in; answered all my questions; and allowed me all the time I needed to inspect the car. I was never rushed to make a decision...absolutely no pressure “to buy.” It was a wonderful experience and I love my 1959 Chevy Apache panel truck. Looking forward to buying another vehicle from Vanguard that I can’t live without.

1929 Ford Model A Testimonial Chris from Michigan
1980 Chevrolet Camaro Testimonial Harry from West Virginia
1949 Willys Pickup Larry from NY
1972 Chevrolet Nova Testimonial Lee from Ohio
1968 Plymouth GTX Testimonial Kevin from Missouri
1967 Plymouth Barracuda Testimonial Steve from Canada
Mark Lamplugh

Tom an his staff are very professional. They take very good care of me on finding my dream car. You should talk to Tom first before you buy your dream car . When I called Tom he always answer the phone that was very important me , answered all my question an went over an beyond for me . Thanks Tom on my awesome hot rod.

Rick Fuller

I would highly recommend Van Guard Motor Sales. The staff was very knowledgeable, caring and accommodating in the purchase of 1966 mustang convertible. It was a surprise Christmas present for my wife.

Frank & Sue Ohio

Nice people, awesome cars. They took their time to show us around their inventory. Thanks Dimo! We fell in love with a '69 Mach 1. It was worth the trip. If you get a chance stop in. Frank & Sue from Ohio

1956 Ford Parklane Testimonial Jerry from Michigan
Lawrence Sheff

Purchased a beautiful 1969 Dodge Charger and received it a week later the car was in perfect condition and I was so pleased would recommend Vanguard Motors to any person looking for a nice collector car

1967 Pontiac GTO Testimonial Nick from Pennsylvania
Anthony Pasvantis Arizona

I had a new 1970 Z28 when I was in high school, unfortunately it was stolen about 8 months later. When I started looking for another Z28 online it was very intimidating, there are so many scams and misrepresentations when purchasing on the internet. There are not many of these cars for sale that have been fully restored, I found Vanguard Motor Sales and saw 2 beautiful cars. I contacted Tom and felt very comfortable with him, so I scheduled a trip from Tucson AZ to check out the car. The hospitality I received from being picked up at the airport, taken to our hotel, Dimo picked up the next morning to take my wife and I to there dealership. I was blown away by the whole experience and was not disappointed when I looked at the beautiful blue 1970 Z28. Of the 100 or more pictures and the video that I looked at a zillion times when I saw it in person it was even better. The quality of the restoration is second to none! Vanguard added a few things to the car before it shipped out today, I am sooo excited to receive it!!! No matter what classic car you are looking for, Vanguard Motor Sales is the place to go!

2016 Dodge Hellcat Testimonial Brett
Mark David

My experience at Vanguard Motor was incredible! My phone calls and questions were answered promptly and professionally. I scheduled my visit to the showroom and the entire Vanguard team treated me amazing!!! It was my desire to purchase from my birth year a 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback GT R-CODE. I am beyond happy with my purchase and look forward to shopping Vanguard again

1969 Plymouth Road Runner Testimonial Jose talks about his experience!
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