Connecting qualified buyers with quality vehicles.

Buy A Vehicle

Browse our hand-picked collection or let our expert team find and put you behind the wheel of the vehicle of your dreams.

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Sell A Vehicle

Valve and Piston offers a fine-tuned approach to valuing and promoting your collectibles to qualified buyers.

Our Sales Process
What We Do

Overview

At Valve and Piston, our process is simple. We aim to connect buyer and seller. We help sellers find an achievable price and help buyers find the vehicle of their dreams. We can arrange everything: auto detailing, marketing, paperwork and transport, all using trusted professionals. We also facilitate discreet sales from high-profile sellers via our Private Premier Service.

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Sell A Vehicle

As enthusiasts ourselves, we understand the amount of time, money and pride you have invested in your vehicle. Let our expert team do the heavy lifting by providing:

  • Market analysis and valuation
  • Professional photography and automated digital marketing on multiple platforms
  • Connections to only qualified buyers
  • A safe and simple transaction at our neutral location — our vintage shop

Find A Vehicle

Utilize connections that we’ve built over 40+ years of locating vehicles around the country. Tell us what you’re looking for.

Barn Finds

Our constant search turns up dust-covered diamonds in barns and garages throughout North America. Our talented team finds dozens of these relics waiting to be restored by you.

Private Premier Service

At Valve and Piston, we also offer a Private Premier Service (PPS) set up for private collections offered for sale to a targeted market. This inventory is not available on the general website. Please call for inventory.

Pictured is a 1970s California drag car which was reborn to be a street cruiser. We recently sold this vehicle through our PPS. Pricing and the names of buyer and seller are not disclosed.

White Glove Transport Services

We can help you safely transport your purchased or sold vehicle from point A to point B, taking extra care to ensure it arrives in the same condition it was in before it was moved. We partner with Passport Transport and uphold their reputation of world-class enclosed auto transport.

Professional Detailing

We proudly support Detailed By Tate to prep our vehicles. We also have package deals available with purchase of a vehicle from Valve and Piston!

Vintage Automobilia Sales

From custom pinstriped furniture to vintage headlights converted to lamps, we’ve got what you need to complete your vintage garage look.

Victory Lane is Now Open!

Victory Lane is Omaha‚Äôs only private car condo complex, located at 204th Street and West Center Road. A car enthusiast’s dream with a variety of options are available for on-site build out. Visit Victory Lane’s website for more information.

Seller Feedback

“Valve and Piston took full control and found the “needle in a haystack buyer” for this six figure vehicle. Perfect buyer who properly appreciated the fully restored Boattail. Frank Kilton was instrumnental in developing and closing the transaction. Their white glove service ranks as one of the best!

Brad E.

Auburn Boatail Speedster
Sold for $103,500

“My experience with Valve and Piston was flawless from the initial introduction to final transfer of funds and title. Within one week, multiple offers were presented and the sell price was greater than expected. Frank Kilton went above and beyond to market the vehicle for maximum exposure. Highly satisified!”

Allan A.

Ford Bronco
Sold for $77,000

“Frank knows the complete process of marketing unique vehicles. His knowledge of trending markets and pre-qualification skills for high end buyers is second to none. Valve and Piston’s nationwide database has generated above average interest levels on my custom-built hotrod.”

Dave C.

Ford Tudor Sedan
Listed for $79,500

“My beloved Ford was in the right hands at Valve and Piston. Frank is greater than great!

Alfred B.

Ford Crestliner Starliner
Sold for $34,500
Recently Sold

1990 Pontiac McLaren Gran Prix Turbo

One of only 1,500 manufactured.

1962 Chrysler Newport Convertible

Excellent vehicle needs nothing!

1929 Ford Roadster

Coming Soon

1972 Kawasaki F8 Bison 250 Enduro

Owned by one family for the last 43 years. Always stored correctly to preserve the components.

1949-1951 Flathead Speed Parts For Mercury, Lincoln or Ford

Awesome vintage speed parts found after the car was purchased!

1938 Ford Flathead

Held by single owner in a collection for decades.

1931 Model A

Hard to find all steel unaltered - top auto restoration shop in Wisconsin is up for the challenge!

1934 Ford 5 Window Coupe

All Steel!

1954 Ford Crestliner Skyliner Coupe

Frame off, nut bolt restoration back to original.

1951 Plymouth Concord Business Coupe

Purchased from original owner in Columbus, Nebraska. This rust free, extremely straight and clean vehicle spent the last 30 years in a climate controlled building.

1968 Ford Shelby GT 350 Fastback

Sold by 3rd party.

1970 Buick Riviera Hardtop 455

Majority of restoration work completed, minor details needed to be pristine.

1956 Ford Thunderbird

Sold by 3rd party.

1948 Diamond T Truck

Coming Soon!

1998 Pontiac Firebird – Hatchback w/ Special Options

A steal at $7,250 firm. A true original in flawless condition. Serviced at local Pontiac GM dealer its whole life.

1966 International Scout

Coming soon!

1969 Austin Healey

We are upgrading a few items on this rare sports car, final details to be posted by April 20.

1934 Chevy Parade Carry All

Very nice conversion truck with milled oak panels. Parade vehicle!

1954 Buick Century 2 Door Hardtop Series 40

Preserved and updated in recent years by a long time collector in Omaha, Nebraska.

1937 Plymouth Business Coupe – Project

Completed frame off restoration started and done the right way. Mechanic owned.

1959 Chevrolet Viking 50

Great restoration and ready to parade!

1941 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible

Sold by private party.

1967 Shelby GT500

Sale Pending
This meticulous restoration was kept under cover for decades! Bought from original owner in 1987!

1963 Dodge Power Wagon W200 3/4 Ton

Original body never repainted or wrecked. A true Farm Sweptline Truck from the Nebraska Sandhills.

1958 BMW 600 Issetta

Sale Pending

1938 Chevy Coupe – Street Rod

A great street rod with detail and speed!

2008 Saturn Sky

Sale Pending
Very hard to find convertible in pristine condition! Fun in the sun!

1962 Willys Jeep Pickup

A solid unrestored truck with V8 power plant.

1948 Chrysler Royal Coupe

A true one owner rescued for a hot rod revival tour 2017.

1950 Mercury Coupe 9cm

Mild custom fully restored in 2009.

2002 Saab 9.3 Convertible

One-owner driven only in summer months. Owner has included records for your review.

1931 Auburn Boattail Speedster

Auburn is the oldest car company in the US, 1900. You can be a proud owner of one the most elegant cars ever produced.

2006 Aston Martin DB9

The ultimate sport vehicle which illustrates luxury and performance under one drop top!

Thrush Side Pipes (68″) Vintage

Vintage style and sound in near perfect condition. Cool looking and sound even better!!!

2005 Lotus Elise Roadster

A unique sports car with modifications for the performance-minded enthusiast.

1972 Chevrolet Chevelle

This low-mileage rebuild is a fine driver with today's reliability and the performance of the 1970's.

1977 Ford Bronco 4×4 Ranger Series

This two-owner, rust-free Bronco underwent a recent frame-up restoration and is ready for your enjoyment.

1954 Desoto Firedome

Original time capsule underwent meticulous restoration over the past 15 years and now the car is offered for public sale.

1974 Triumph TR6

A very presentable vehicle with years of limited driving in mild seasonal weather, yet well maintained by a very particular owner.

2004 Volkswagen Golf GLS

This two-owner vehicle has under 100k miles, shows minimal wear and drives great!

Selling With Valve and Piston

  • 1We'll have a free, no-obligation call to discuss valuation, sales terms and a consignment agreement.
  • 2We schedule a time to evaluate and photograph your vehicle (all in your presence).
  • 3Within 48 hours, we'll post your vehicle on our website and other online marketing channels. We'll give you a link to share, too.
  • 4We weed out tire kickers and only connect you with qualified buyers.
  • 5We schedule a meeting at a safe environment – our vintage shop – for you and the potential buyer. We'll bring the paperwork and facilitate a cash-for-keys transaction.
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We can help you locate the vehicle you've been searching for. Let us search our network of collectors and car enthusiasts to find you the perfect ride. You'll only pay us if you buy it.

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