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PIC: Lamborghini Veneno, Looks like a Renault emblem on the front, by Dick Johnson #40925
Behold...the beginning of the end of traditional car styling. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40925.1
Pic: Sorry, that's 1991 Renault concept of the Scenic. Here's what a Lamborghini Veneno looks like. by John Kuvakas #40925.2Moderator
Now that's more like it. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40925.2.1
It's only for the humor... by Terence Slekar #40924
LOL ! (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40924.1
Ha ! And she'll probably demand "carbon credits" for all who attend ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40924.2
We're gonna have to give up our models. Oh, that Ocrazio Cortez! What next? by Al Dorado #40924.3
LOL (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40924.3.1
PIC: Super motorcycle, OR whatever you call it, by Dick Johnson #40923
I'd hate to lay that m/c down. It needs outriggers. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40923.1
PIC: What if... by John Kuvakas #40922Moderator
Very interesting and cool. Looks like a cross between a MK. Lincoln and a Citroen. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40922.1
Joke of the day, by Dick Johnson #40921
Smoking in the hospital by Dick Johnson #40920
I see Lucky Strike, Camels, Chesterfield, to name a few. How times change! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40920.1
Menthols and a Playboy for me please (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40920.2
they used to say Camels are soothing to your throat. (yuck) by jay walsh #40920.3
1950 Plymouth Suburban with just over 19,000 miles by Dick Johnson #40919
I LOVE this car and wish I owned it! I liked them as a kid for some reason by Jack Dodds #40919.1
(LINK) Cool. Jay Leno has a very nice '50 Suburban in his collection: by Al Dorado #40919.2
PIC: 1938 American Bantam roadster by Dick Johnson #40918
This shiny guy kind of looks like a Hallmark ornament. Cool! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40918.1
R.I.P. Peter Tork (Monkees) (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40917
Just 2 left now...too bad. The Monkees were of course just a faux by Jack Dodds #40917.1
RIP, Peter Tork by John Kuvakas #40916Moderator
RIP ! (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40916.1
77 years old. Now THAT is hard to believe. Where does the time go? (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40916.2
The Adler Standard 8 by Dick Johnson #40915
I wonder if any survived the war? Don't recall seeing one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40915.1
Please stay tuned, I am working on another trip back in the time machine, (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40914
And once again....one way tickets for 2 to 1950 please. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40914.1
PIC: So where did the valve come from ? by Dick Johnson #40913
well, that's a good question... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40913.1
PIC: Police car, Plymouth by Dick Johnson #40912
The projects people spend their money on. Each to their own I guess. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40912.1
Agengies can build that car with the drug money they collect during a bust or a raid (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40912.1.1
to protect and to serve....and to burn rubber......... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40912.2
Now "THAT" would be a greeat diecast car to have ... yesirree (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40912.2.1
PIC: A couple from GM,enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40911
Grand Prix is gorgeous! Hope its done soon in 1:43. Cool Camaro too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40911.1
nice color Camaro... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40911.2
Love the GP. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40911.3
PIC: Air ride and great in the corners, by Dick Johnson #40910
Love the first pic! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40910.1
PIC: Some from MOPAR, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40909
That must be the best survivor Max Wedge around! Wow. The 61 by Jack Dodds #40909.1
Always disliked these body styles, and still do. But, I would not mind owning either car (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40909.2
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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40907
"Lets' go racing boys " (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40907.1
Why is Nascar loosing fans by Tim Kubiak #40907.2
We all have an opinion on this topic. For me its the generic non-stock cars by Jack Dodds #40907.2.1
PICs: Which Oldsmobile? by John Bono #40906
‘56, I like the grille and headlights better. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40906.1
+1 Agree. '56 for me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40906.1.1
'56. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40906.2
'56. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40906.3
'54 (EOM) by David Holcombe #40906.4
56 please. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40906.5
'56 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40906.6
The color combo sways me today towards the '54 (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40906.7
I like the '54, which is a pretty lady. The '56 more of a big bully. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40906.8
56 (EOM) by George Burgess #40906.9
1956. I like the slimmer look. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40906.10
1954. Love the 'saddlebags' rear fender treatment. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40906.11
'56 (EOM) by David Larsen #40906.12
56. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40906.12.1
The 56. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40906.13
Another tie for me (EOM) by John Roberts #40906.14
Pics: The year 1973, free yellow car, which do you pick [remember free], by Bruce Parsons #40905
Plymouth. It pulls off the plus size very well. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40905.1
To me, the '73 Chrysler and Plymouth look very similar. (EOM) by John Bono #40905.1.1
My Dad had a Fury in those colors. It was awesome. But, I'd take the Ford for the interior. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40905.2Moderator
John I can't even see the interior from here ... How do you what interior is ?? - XRAY GLASSES ??? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40905.2.1
PIC: I remember seeing them new...but... by John Kuvakas #40905.2.1.1Moderator
I had the same experience with my flying carpets - same manufacturer? (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #40905.
My flying carpets ran fine ... Until I ran out of " HOT AIR " ... LOL ... LOL ... LOL by Dennis Mong #40905.
Oh my ... That is a nice interior (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40905.
Ford for me for looks but Chevy for build quality....so Chevy! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40905.
Bowtie guy sez ...... Yellow for Dennis tha Menace please (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40905.3
Plymouth (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40905.4
Either or really. Because of its slightly more curvey design, by Bruce Gibbins #40905.5
Using my new X-ray glasses I got from E-Bay, I'll take the Chevy! (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40905.6
ROTFLMAO !!!!! ... XCLNT !!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40905.6.1
I'll ride the bus, thanks. (EOM) by John Bono #40905.7
Me also! (EOM) by John Roberts #40905.7.1
Plymouth. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40905.8
Just too big, Camaro or Challenger from that year would be better (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40905.9
In order, Plymouth, Chevy, Ford. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40905.10
Ford for me. Amazing that all three have a break line toward by Bob Jackman #40905.11
PIC: A variety of makes, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40904
Some My-T-Fine rides. (EOM) by John Bono #40904.1
Love the ‘58 Imperial (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40904.2
56 Caddies and 57 Olds for me. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40904.3
These American cars had such a huge presence! Like the Citroen Convert. too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40904.4
HELP !! Now I am sure many of you will laugh at me for this by Dick Johnson #40903
It's a 1994 concept from Fiat called the Zic by John Kuvakas #40903.1Moderator
FIAT Zic electric car (prototype) (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40903.2
Thank you for the info. I have looked and looked at Fiat by Dick Johnson #40903.3
I would never laugh at you Dick.....but I do laugh at the looks of this "car". (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40903.4
That is a SMART ca - "Hunchback" version ... weird location for headlights (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40903.5
PIC: A very nicely done photo of the back of a '57 Chevrolet 2dr. Sedan.... by Terry Daly #40902
I do like a big rear end ... Can store alot of junk in that trunk (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40902.1
Bel Air Bootie (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40902.1.1
I don't think that's a Bel Air, Terry. Looks like a Two-Ten 2-door sedan to me. by Rick Thompson #40902.2
I've corrected the description. Hopefully, this will make the photo more enjoyable? Thanks. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40902.2.1
Very beautiful. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40902.3
Caption this. by Dick Johnson #40901
That's 1 really big dragonfly on the windshield of that bus by Dennis Mong #40901.1
I would love to know how how this happened without the chopper being scattered. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40901.2
The chopper must have not been running at time of impact. Maybe a hurricane/typhoon? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40901.2.1
leave it to the Chinese, they'll fix anything... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40901.3
Flying helicoptors at the State run ski resort had been Jimmy Changs enduring by Bruce Gibbins #40901.4
Very touching tribute..... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40901.4.1
Rest well, Jimmy. We hardly knew ye. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40901.4.1.1Moderator
"Aye....a round of Guinness....To Jimmy !!!!" (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40901.
Sometimes you're the helicopter, sometimes you're the bus. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40901.5
L.O.L! Yep! (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40901.5.1
When Die Hard met Speed. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40901.6
1965 Sebring race flooded, by Dick Johnson #40900
do Cobras love water ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40900.1
I seem to recall that was the year Sebring was won by an Amphicar. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40900.2
PIC: Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40899
Terrific as usual. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40899.1
Wow....world's largest bird feeder....a bevy of budgies. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40899.2
"come on Mr German Shepherd, tell me a story"! by Joop Gisbers #40899.3
"When I said I wanted to curl up next to a perfect ass I didn't mean this!" (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40899.4
VIDEO: The glass Cube Car from 1968 by Dick Johnson #40898
with the streamlining of a brick-wall... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40898.1
Must have crash tested well...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40898.2
Would be a pane to keep clean..... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40898.3
Loved the way it parked. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40898.4
VIDEO: A train coming out of a tunnel, by Dick Johnson #40897
"it's SMOKIN' '' (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40897.1
with an electric engine behind it to give it some speed ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40897.2
Smoked salmon featured in the dining car! I wonder if any passengers are left alive? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40897.3
Better hope those gates and flashing lights stay in top condition. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40897.4
VIDEO: The work station of the future is here today, by Dick Johnson #40896
The stick thing would get in the way of a good book! (EOM) by David Holcombe #40896.1
the next step would be fully integrated in your body... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40896.2
Add a coffee I.V. and a catheter and a Doritos dispenser and let's get to work! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40896.3
I would love to climb in there and take a nap. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40896.4
PIC: Where that "Screaming Chicken" came from by John Kuvakas #40895Moderator
it was right at the time, then became wrong and now it's right again ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40895.1
I have always thought the Fire Chicken looked cheap and silly. by Jack Dodds #40895.2
PIC: A few micro cars, by Dick Johnson #40894
One for each foot, should do it. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40894.1
the 828 looks like the 928 Porsche from the rear, right ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40894.2
Frightfully bad crash protection. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40894.3
Love the Aston Martin. There are so many cars that we don't know about here in the U.S. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40894.4
The Aston is a very expensive Toyota iQ and nobody in the UK... by John Roberts #40894.4.1
It was made available only to Aston owners and is out of production. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40894.4.1.1Moderator
PIC: 1968 Ford LTD with factory 428 and 4 speed by Dick Johnson #40893
We've had this one recently. Very unusual and I love it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40893.1
Can't be too many of these. A sleeper for sure. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40893.2
PIC: Here are a few you don't see very often, by Dick Johnson #40892
I like these, especially the Kaiser and the Lincoln. Guess my needle got stuck a few years ago. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40892.1
Other than the Lincoln, no thank you. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40892.2
I liked the Valiant much better when they made the 2dr. version. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40892.3
PIC: A few from GM, by Dick Johnson #40891
wow, an extended '59 Caddy, I didn't know they made them ... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40891.1
Just when we thought the 59 Caddy couldn't look gaudier.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40891.1.1
Does that Caddy have side pipes and dual exhaust out the back? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40891.1.1.1Moderator
And fog horns? (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40891.
Wow, that '49 Cadillac Club Coupe is my fave! (EOM) by Al Dorado #40891.2
Love the 49 Caddy, but not in that color. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40891.2.1
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40891.2.1.1
Really like the 65 Catalina 2&2 in yellow....awesome wheels! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40891.3
I get emotional over the very sweet '56 Chevy convertible. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40891.4
Yup....and nostalgic. Love it! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40891.4.1
PIC: Here we have the Tartan Prancer van by Dick Johnson #40890
Replace the water fountain with Jim Beam and I’m in. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40890.1
So "6 Tavell Brandshme" aren't good enough for you ;-)... (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #40890.1.1
I almost like it, but which end is the front? (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40890.2
Yes, it is.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40890.2.1
Tartan as in manufactured in Scotland ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40890.3
Chilled martinis are handy when driving of course. Water fountain is a bit subliminal.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40890.4
(Video) This is a fantasy car that was made for the updated National Lapoon's movie "Vacation". by Frank Kocour #40890.5
That explains a lot, including the mob-style stereotypes. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40890.5.1Moderator
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(Video) This is to Jack Dodd's post # 40840.5.1 I Identify. by Frank Kocour #40888
Yes, I can relate too. BTW, not sure if it's a good idea playing an accordion while naked. (EOM) by John Bono #40888.1
no, could bring a whole new meaning to the word 'squeezebox' (EOM) by John Roberts #40888.1.1
One of the many benefits of a large gut....protects the tackle while playing accordion. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40888.1.1.1
LOL! (EOM) by John Bono #40888.
I guess you would then be playing "The Nutcracker" on an accordion... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40888.1.1.2
OUCH! (EOM) by John Bono #40888.
LOL! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40888.
Boy can I relate to this LOL. Thanks. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40888.2
Not many Jack La Lanne's in the world. Guess we are all in it together. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40888.3
This had a great beat to dance to...til I lost my balance and fell into the china cabinet. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40888.4
PICs: Which Chevrolet? '55 through '59 Chevrolet by John Bono #40887
In this order: '55, '58, '57 followed by the '59. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40887.1
Brian, what about the '56? (EOM) by John Bono #40887.1.1
I forgot. Getting old I guess. '56 is dead last for me. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40887.1.1.1
59, 58, 56, 57, 55 (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40887.2Moderator
'56, '55, '58, '59, '57 (EOM) by steve kiraly #40887.3
The '57 Fuelly first then the '59, 58, 56 and 55. That FI Hardtop nearly stops my heart. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40887.4
OK, I'll go with 59, 56, 58, 55, 57 (EOM) by John Merritt #40887.5
Pics..56 57 58 55 59..like this.. by David Vandermeer #40887.6
55, 56, 57, 58,59. That's the preference order, but I love them all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40887.7
56, 57, 55, 58, 59. Always liked the '56 front end. (EOM) by Allan Ording #40887.8
This order....58,59,55,57,56 (EOM) by David Angeloni #40887.9
'57 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40887.10
'58, '56, '59, '55, '57. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40887.11
Everyone's different - preferences I mean. That's great. 55 for me and others on a par (EOM) by John Roberts #40887.12
58, 59, 55, 57, 56 (EOM) by George Burgess #40887.13
58,56,55,59,57 (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40887.14
55, 56, 58, 57,59. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40887.15
'56, '59, '57, '58, '55. If the '57 weren't a Fuelie and this color scheme, by Rick Thompson #40887.16
‘56, ‘57, ‘58, ‘55, ‘59 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40887.17
56, 57, 59, 58, 55 (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40887.18
I can't pick just one, I like them all. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40887.19
So far, the '56 leads with six votes. '55 and '58 are tied with four each. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #40887.20
Loser so far is the '59 w 6 last place and the '58 had no last place choice & 4 first, interesting. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40887.20.1
'55, '57, '58, I don't like the 56 and especially the 59, like the 59 Caddy too cartoonish for me. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40887.21
Okay...polls are closed....56 wins by a hair over 55 & 58. Data for Goldvarg! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40887.21.1
58, 56, 57, 55, 59 (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40887.22
'56! (EOM) by Jim Schultz #40887.23
'55 through '58 tied for first place. The '59 is my second place pick. (EOM) by John Bono #40887.24
article and pictures of a new Robo Taxi without a steering wheel, by Dick Johnson #40886
would cars like these be collectible one day ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40886.1
PIC: Citroen AMI one concept car by Dick Johnson #40885
Uhh...nope! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40885.1
VID: 5,000 HP supercar you can buy! by John Kuvakas #40884Moderator
Well that was a bit disappointing. I watched the whole video with the expectation the car would be by Frank Kocour #40884.1
an American company is currently building the engine... by Joop Gisbers #40884.1.1
I think they should seriously question why they are building it at all. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40884.1.1.1
Reminds me of my Nissan Rogue......its metallic white too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40884.2
Omg....the blonde has a Screaming Fire Chicken on her cap. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40884.3
PICs: Why pay all that money for a Ferrari when you can make your own? by John Kuvakas #40883Moderator
I don't think so. (EOM) by John Bono #40883.1
Wonder what chassis is under it? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40883.2
There seems to be no indication what was used. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40883.2.1Moderator
Or not bother at all? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40883.3
Or maybe save for the real deal? This is not good. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40883.4
Someone's metal shop project? A bit rudimentary. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40883.4.1
Wonderful - supreme result which fooled me. Underneath??... by John Roberts #40883.5
One can certainly appreciate the dedication ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40883.6
Those front wings are Toyota Celica I'm sure (EOM) by John Roberts #40883.6.1
I was thinking Porsche 944 ??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40883.6.1.1
Car brands/makes; please share your top 5 liked/preferred car makes for their styling. by Bruce Parsons #40882
I don't know the numbers but... by Robert Bolin #40882.1
Additional Runner ups. by Robert Bolin #40882.1.1
A view from an old man's perspective: by David Holcombe #40882.2
Just for fun, try on this Graham (pic) and remember that this was 80 years ago. by David Holcombe #40882.2.1
From one old man to another: The models you have touched on here would by Bruce Gibbins #40882.2.2
Bruce, good one (and I had to check the spelling of Saoutchik too!). I by David Holcombe #40882.2.2.1
My picks tend to be imports. by David Green #40882.3
I love the last few iterations of the E sedan. My C class wants to grow up to be an E. by Robert Bolin #40882.3.1
I'll give 4...Chrysler, Buick, Pontiac, Cadillac. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40882.4
Here are mine...for today...you know, it changes frequently. by John Kuvakas #40882.5Moderator
Mopar, umbrella for Imperial, Chrysler, Dodge, Plymouth,etc; Ford, same thing, Mercury, Lincoln, etc (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40882.6
My five from the '50s and '60s.......... by John Bono #40882.7
Chevrolet, Ford, Pontiac, Mercury, Plymouth. Post war to 1965. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40882.8
Rootes Group 1950s, Packard 53/4, Jaguar 50s, 60s, ... by John Roberts #40882.9
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PIC: For Dennis, by Dick Johnson #40880
PIC: Yes! But they neglect to say... by John Kuvakas #40880.1Moderator
The 19 people were the original Munchkins on the Yellow Brick Road (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40880.2
Interesting! There is a Munchkin colony in Kansas I'm told...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40880.2.1
We have a Munchkin colony here - it's called The Houses of Parliament (EOM) by John Roberts #40880.2.1.1
LOL (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40880.
PIC: A variety of makes with lots of color, by Dick Johnson #40879
Nice variety. Luv the Air Born B-58 Buick Limited. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40879.1
Awesome pics. LOVE the 61 Pontiac in white/red. Like 55 Ford & Chrysler colors too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40879.2
+1 again. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40879.2.1
I like em all except the Hash. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40879.3
I disliked the "Hash" originally but now like it at shows as its different. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40879.3.1
I'll take all of them, thank you. (EOM) by John Bono #40879.4
The original T-Bird is awesome....timeless design. Prefer no porthole. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40879.5
'55 came stock without portholes. Many '55 owners added the '56 top with portholes. (EOM) by John Bono #40879.5.1
Just building a massive extension to the fantasy garage - they're all in! (EOM) by John Roberts #40879.6
PIC: Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40878
Always love pictures of critters. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40878.1
Especially if Ellie-May Clampett was holding them critters! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40878.1.1
The mountain goats "climbing" is incredible! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40878.2
++1 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40878.2.1
WOW! to the size of an eagle's talons. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40878.3
No kidding! The first thing I thought of was my 20 pound dog Otis being his dinner! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40878.3.1
Some car facts, by Dick Johnson #40877
Pontiac slogan, "Get 'em while you can?" (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40877.1Moderator
I remember this one "who in the world built this wide track beauty"? by Dick Johnson #40877.1.1
I remember hearing "Wide Track Pontiac" in 59/60 ads. Which is a bit odd by Jack Dodds #40877.1.1.1
The body was wide but not the track. :) (EOM) by John Bono #40877.
And now that I know that, those "Wide Track Not" Pontiacs are spoiled for me! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40877.
LOL! (EOM) by John Bono #40877.
I'm surprised when I drive, it seems some car makers are no longer by Don Anderson #40877.2
"Wide Track". (EOM) by John Bono #40877.3
The turn signal was invented by silent film star Florence Lawrence in 1914. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40877.4
Yes, but alas...poor Flo made no dough from it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40877.4.1
PIC: Two 1958 Oldsmobiles, same color all original, by Dick Johnson #40876
(PIC) I'm starting to really like the '58 Olds. by Al Dorado #40876.1
And then some folks need glasses earlier than expected. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40876.1.1
I really dislike this car BUT I must say that the front-on and rear-on shots look good. by Jack Dodds #40876.2
All these years.....I never knew the gas filler was hidden there! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40876.3
Really nice ! Love these 1958 Oldsmobiles and all the '58's from GM. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40876.4
The 58 Olds and Buick seem to polarize opinions more than other cars. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40876.4.1
I've always like the '58 Buick but never the Olds until now. by Al Dorado #40876.4.2
VID: Stop Start systems on cars by John Kuvakas #40875Moderator
I recently rented a VW Jetta with this feature. I HATED it...what a pain in the butt. by Jack Dodds #40875.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40874
That crash/fight was amazing & funny to watch at the time. Ratings miracle! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40874.1
PICs: Which Cadillac? '57 or '59 by John Bono #40873
57, my favorite Caddy year and the year Caddy I dislike the style of most, 59. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40873.1
+1 I totally agree. 57 and 62 Caddy for me! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40873.1.1
'57. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40873.2
Though really gaudy, the '59 is elegant. Gotta go with this one, tonight. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40873.3
57 but the 58 is my favourite (EOM) by John Munro #40873.4
Of this pair, the '57 without a doubt. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40873.5
The '57, that shade of blue is just gorgeous. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40873.6
57, no contest (EOM) by John Roberts #40873.7
*** WOW *** Tuff Crowd today - Whew! *** 1959 *** All tha way boyzzz !! In that color (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40873.8
*** 1959 *** So Elegant ... Flowing Body Lines ... EXCLNT Color Combo ... It's got everything (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40873.8.1
Elegant? The 59 Caddy looks more cartoonish to me with all the non car like corners/angles. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40873.8.1.1
Not elegant to me BUT man it sure is a statement of the fin era! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40873.
'57 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40873.9
57 (EOM) by George Burgess #40873.10
57. Nice to see a 57 with it's wheel covers as those covers were by Bob Jackman #40873.11
1957! The fins on the '59 were over the top. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40873.12
Love the '57. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40873.13
Both. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40873.14
Not a Cadillac fan so I will pass. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40873.15
Luv 'em both but I have to choose the '57, which was the first Cadillac I ever rode in. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40873.16
Like them both, but have to go with the 57, I don't like that strange 'protrusion/flaring/whatever by Duncan Pohl #40873.17
The "protrusion/flaring/whatever", was exclusive to the '59 Sixty Special. (EOM) by John Bono #40873.17.1
It looks to my like a design fluff used to break up a very long, flat surface and provide texture. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40873.17.1.1Moderator
I agree with the majority here but why would anyone ever chime by Don Anderson #40873.18
Both are beautiful but I'm going with the outrageous '59 which screams the end of an era. (EOM) by John Bono #40873.19
PICS: Dick Johnson's '56 Cadillac with the '57 Pontiac top with a couple of modifications..... by Terry Daly #40872
Like pic #3 by far the best. Shorter rear quarters work! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40872.1
Pontiac didn't have that three-piece rear window in '57. Buicks and by Rick Thompson #40872.2
#3 looks the best with the longer roof line.Rick is correct that only Oldsmobile and Buick used that by Bob Jackman #40872.2.1
Thanks, Rick, I missed the sectored window and took Dick's word on the top's provenance. My error. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40872.2.2
No problem, Terry. I looked for Dick's original post but couldn't find it. by Rick Thompson #40872.2.2.1
Dick's original post is #40802 and he did indicate an Oldsmobile top, not a Pontiac. My error. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40872.
Photo 3 looks great! Long, low, and sleek! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40872.3
Nice work but still too low for a lot of driveways. And who stole by Don Anderson #40872.4
Dick Johnson must have them in his glove box. They were missing when I got the photos. Go for him. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40872.4.1
Does anybody have an interest ...... by Dennis Mong #40871
Pic .. 1958 Cadillac Cyclone by Jerry Vinson #40870
Sorry, but I never got the jet plane styling for cars thing. These look ridiculous to me. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40870.1
+1 Nothing stylish about this one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40870.1.1
Jets/rockets were new to the public and represented the future. by Robert Bolin #40870.1.2
It seems like this is what results when designers are given a free hand. by Bruce Gibbins #40870.1.3
This results when the designers have a three martini lunch. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40870.1.3.1
Isn't it funny how some cars are admired by some and not all. by Don Anderson #40870.2
Uh ... Dagmars in her late teens ?? ... maybe ?? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40870.2.1
I dreamed I was traveling in a rocket to the moon in my Maidenform Bra...... (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40870.2.1.1
" That's what I tried to tell him " (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40870.
I pray you are quoting what a lady friend said to you Bruce......Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40870.
Interesting and of its time, but I don't really like it. (EOM) by John Roberts #40870.3
Minichamps 1:18-scale version (PIC) by Joop Gisbers #40870.4
Looks more like a concept for an amphibious pontoon car. Yuk. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40870.5
PICs: Brooklin Diaries for Feb 14 by John Kuvakas #40869Moderator
1956 Corvette by Jerry Vinson #40868
I'll do a little research, resting from some yard work. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40868.1
Sure, Jerry, here's more than you probably want to know. by David Holcombe #40868.2
Thank you very much David. by Jerry Vinson #40868.2.1
I doubt the story of this challenging the four door Thunderbird by Bob Jackman #40868.2.1.1
Nice looking and predicted future designs, like the Corvette Nomad did (EOM) by John Roberts #40868.
Too bad they didn't do this idea in metal and tone down the wild by Jack Dodds #40868.3
Pics .. A few '54's I'd like to drive. by Jerry Vinson #40867
I've never seen the Granada before. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40867.1Moderator
*** AND *** I've never see a Packard Panther before ..... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40867.1.1
The Packard Panther in the last pic is cool....without the bulbous roof. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40867.2
Jack, The Packard Panther has been done as a 1/43 scale model without that by Bob Jackman #40867.3
Agree Jack. The open one looks much better...however, by John Roberts #40867.3.1
Judging by the man in pic #1 I would say that's the reason for the roof bulge by Jack Dodds #40867.3.1.1
PIC ... Fun Police car in Isafjorour Iceland with California plates by Jerry Vinson #40866
Worth much more if parted out I'm afraid. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40866.1
Iceland has a police department?? (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40866.2
Oh yeah. They did a TV series...Reykjavik Five-O. :- ) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40866.2.1
JACK !!!! ... No they did not .... LOL ... LOL ... LOL (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40866.2.1.1
Did too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40866.
LOL. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40866.2.1.2
Don't light a match! (EOM) by Don Anderson #40866.3
How to cook a chicken if your power goes out, by Dick Johnson #40865
by that time you wouldn't be able to see if it's your chicken that's cooking or your hand (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40865.1
My thoughts as well. by Robert Bolin #40865.1.1
Try eating the bird with what's left of your hands too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40865.1.1.1
I'm so glad this has been sorted out; I've wondered about it for years....... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40865.2
PIC: You ever hear of this one ? 1935 Egoist single seater ? by Dick Johnson #40864
reminds me of the 1941 DAF Regenjas (raincoat)(PIC) by Joop Gisbers #40864.1
A couple more single seaters! PIC by Jerry Vinson #40864.2
Not for claustrophobia sufferers! No thanks. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40864.2.1
all of them egoistic cars.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40864.2.1.1
PIC: Sophia Loren trying to push her 1955 Mercedes SL Gullwing by Dick Johnson #40863
quite a few man would have loved to give her a hand in exchange for.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40863.1
An autograph, of course! :) (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40863.1.1
And of all the men in the world she chose Carlo Ponti....go figure. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40863.2
Yeah but just look at the wheels on that thing.....the Mercedes! by Don Anderson #40863.3
What wheels?.......check out the Dagmars. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40863.3.1
PIC: A few for your viewing pleasure. by Dick Johnson #40862
Thanks .. that was pleasurable especially the Pontiac (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #40862.1
That Poncho is one you don't see often. Very nice! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40862.1.1
While the '40 Ford was my favorite picture, the first car that I bought was a by David Holcombe #40862.2
Love the rake on the mild custom 40 Ford. Great pics...thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40862.3
That '40 coupe sits right. Also like the '61 Pontiac wagon and the '56 Plymouth. Nice spread, Dick. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40862.4
PIC: 1972 AMC Pacer Experimental with Wankel Rotary engine by Dick Johnson #40861
wankel pacer by Alan Dinsmore #40861.1
The Pacer was originally designed to accommodate the Wankel. Plans changed prior to production. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40861.1.1Moderator
Just call it a Wanker. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40861.1.2
Lol...perfect. This is even uglier than the Pacer....amazing. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40861.1.2.1
Ouch! Now I can't use my eyes for a while. Thanks! (EOM) by Don Anderson #40861.2
PIC: Dodge Ram 700 from Mexico, by Dick Johnson #40860
PIC: And todays humor, by Dick Johnson #40859
Lol. I love watching disciplined people lose weight and get fit. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40859.1
PIC: And a few from Volkswagen, by Dick Johnson #40858
The 23 window vans are now bringing $100k - $150k at auction. Who would have thought?? (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40858.1
A lot of 60 hippies are kicking themselves for wearing them out I'll bet! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40858.1.1
I love the 913...very cool! So did VW make a 4dr. Beetle in Central/South America then? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40858.2
PICS .. nice photos of nice cars by Jerry Vinson #40857
Love the Tiger. That first one is interesting, what is it? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40857.1Moderator
Alfa-Romeo (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40857.1.1
Thanks. I mistook it for a Lancia. I like it a lot. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40857.1.1.1
I want the Sunbeam. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40857.2
Here's what I have to say about that.... by John Kuvakas #40857.2.1Moderator
Lol. Get Smart, Don Adams, Chief and Barbara Feldon were inane but I loved it (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40857.2.1.1
I'll take mine in white and cruise around Jamaica in it. by Robert Bolin #40857.2.2
gimme, gimme, the Vette please....oh, I already have it (Pic) by Joop Gisbers #40857.3
The Sunbeam Tiger is awesome and its in my fave color. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40857.4
PIC ... I'm guessing an RV with ample get-a-round spares by Jerry Vinson #40856
PIC: Another low mileage all original Packard Clipper by Dick Johnson #40855
... I think the seats were redone. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40855.1
What the owner says about this Packard, by Dick Johnson #40855.1.1
Great story. Amazing it survived that climate. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40855.1.1.1
Wow, I learned something. I owned a 1956 Packard Clipper for 20 years and never did I see.... by Christopher Moroni #40855.1.1.2
One of the many positives of the Lounge; a person can learn so much. Love it! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40855.
PIC: A low mileage 1958 ElDorado Brougham with 39,000 by Dick Johnson #40854
I've sat in both cars. The rear leg room in that Lincoln is astonishing. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40854.1
The body style and color of the Lincoln lessen its behemoth look. by Jack Dodds #40854.2
Black really suits the Eldorado. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40854.3
Black really suits the Eldorado. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40854.4
I'll take the Brougham. (EOM) by John Bono #40854.5
PIC .. Nice work by Jerry Vinson #40853
but wouldn't the engine-heat get into the car ? by Joop Gisbers #40853.1
Not sure...but it kind of ruins the look of the car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40853.1.1
PIC: What if... by John Kuvakas #40852Moderator
Yes. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40852.1
Nicely realized concept. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40852.2
Looks great. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40852.3
Yes, it does look great now but in 1952 it would've look dated. Wood was on the way out. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40852.4
I like it! (EOM) by David Holcombe #40852.5
Love it but I think Christopher may be right (EOM) by John Roberts #40852.6
+1 Maybe best done in 1948 thru 50?? I like it a lot. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40852.6.1
Not much of a Woody fan but do like this one, especially the suicide rear doors. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40852.7
I like this one a lot. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40852.8
A Woody Baker! I like it. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40852.9
PIC: Indian Hills by John Kuvakas #40851Moderator
LOL ! (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40851.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40850
He might have been a good race car driver but definitely a great bulldozer operator, race somebody by Bruce Parsons #40850.1
I didn't like his style. The Intimidator name was for a reason. He sure by Jack Dodds #40850.1.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40849Moderator
PICs: Which Corvette? '57 or '59 by John Bono #40848
My guy is 57. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40848.1
The '57 is a much cleaner ride and my choice. Also very much like the '59, (EOM) by Terry Daly #40848.2
1957, those single lights look so much better to me. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40848.3
As someone who has owned both a 57 and 61 I have always by Bob Jackman #40848.4
For me the '59 please. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40848.4.1
57 for looks but I suspect the 61 is a better driver's car (EOM) by John Roberts #40848.4.2
'59. One of my fav. model years, the other is the '69. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40848.5
1959. Like the dual headlights. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40848.6
Both are gorgeous but the 57 simple styling wins by a hair (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40848.7
By color combo and style, the '59 is for me. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40848.8
Me too and for the same reason! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40848.8.1
1959 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40848.9
'59 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40848.10
59 (EOM) by George Burgess #40848.11
gimme the '57...oh, I already have it (PIC) by Joop Gisbers #40848.12
‘59 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40848.13
The '56/'57 style got me hooked on Corvettes. Of course I love the '59 too. (EOM) by John Bono #40848.14
VID: Badpiper by John Kuvakas #40847Moderator
I think the drug of choice was crystal meth. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40847.1
LOL! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40847.1.1Moderator
I'm sure his parents must beam with pride. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40847.1.2
I always love to hear traditional Scottish bagpipes. I suspect by Jack Dodds #40847.2
heavy-metal bagpipin'.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40847.3
PICs: More insight on Buick and China by John Kuvakas #40846Moderator
That's a Packard NOT a Buick. (EOM) by Miles Germain #40846.1
1941 Packard 110 (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40846.2
It says "OneTwenty" on the side of the hood, though the image is reversed. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #40846.2.1
I hear you, gents. But there are a number of sources that call it a Buick. by John Kuvakas #40846.2.2Moderator
Around ten years ago, perhaps more, cars from the Australian V8 Super Cars series of races headed by Bruce Gibbins #40846.2.2.1
Pic. Please view in conjunction with my earlier post on the racing by Bruce Gibbins #40846.
I don't care what they called it...it's a Packard. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40846.2.2.2
Yeah....with yellow wheels....omg. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40846.
Well, Bob, the car sure does look like a 1941 Packard 120 Sedan..... by Bruce Gibbins #40846.
A better article that correctly identifies this as a Packard 120 by Robert Bolin #40846.3
This article shines a much brighter light on this mysteriously named car. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40846.3.1
Yes, I think that clears up the confusion very well. My mistake, gents. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40846.3.2Moderator
It's a Packard as identified above, and here's a little more background. Here on by David Holcombe #40846.4
Thanks, David. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40846.4.1Moderator
And here is a picture of a picture of the original limousine in China (PIC) by David Holcombe #40846.4.2
PIC: When your insurance won't cover an ambulance ride but you have AAA, by Dick Johnson #40845
Well, at least he's not hanging from a tow hook. Could be worse. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40845.1
PIC: Another Packard, 1956 all original with 37,000 miles by Dick Johnson #40844
It's a beauty. (EOM) by John Bono #40844.1
+1 Nice body style and colors. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40844.1.1
Beautiful! These last ('55-56) Packards were IMO really fine. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40844.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40843Moderator
PIC: All original unrestored Austin . by Dick Johnson #40842
What a sad story. Too bad the family didn't have enough respect by Bob Jackman #40842.1
The small Austin is as cute as a button. Lets hope the car falls into the hands of by Bruce Gibbins #40842.1.1
There are some things that don't add up here...... by John Roberts #40842.1.1.1
I recognized the tail lights as being post ww2 Morrie Grinder but passed this by Bruce Gibbins #40842.
Suspect story for sure. Regardless the car deserves a resto. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40842.
PIC: Original 1942 Studebaker President. by Dick Johnson #40841
Magnificent. The prewar Studebakers are such beautifully styled by Bob Jackman #40841.1
+1 Agree. Great era for this marque. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40841.1.1
Very nice indeed. Looks like one of Ray's Victory models (EOM) by John Roberts #40841.2
WOW! A beauty. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40841.3
Joke of the day, by Dick Johnson #40840
Sudden burst of laughter ... Good one (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40840.1
Hot splattered coffee gone everywhere now:) (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40840.2
Oh boy - Your keyboard keys are going to get sticky now (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40840.2.1
Cute. I'm still laughing at last weeks joke regarding the crematiion. by Bob Jackman #40840.3
A good one. (EOM) by John Bono #40840.4
LOL. Good to start the morning with a laugh. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40840.5
I do that daily by the mirror image when I exit the shower. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40840.5.1
My sense of humor isn't that good. I wouldn't dare look at myself in the mirror. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40840.5.1.1
My secret is keeping low expectations....and a very large towel! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40840.
Safety first always by Dick Johnson #40839
That is " NOT " safe at all ... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40839.1
Yes I know that and you know that but he doesn't seem to know that LOL . (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40839.1.1
I wonder if his insurance paid out the widow. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40839.2
PIC: A few customs, by Dick Johnson #40838
*** Picture # 3 ... " I like it " - That has my name all over it - so Rick just walk away (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40838.1
I like that Avanti! (EOM) by John Roberts #40838.2
Me too. Different color though please. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40838.2.1
I even like the color. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40838.2.1.1
I can see why that last one has bullet holes in it! (EOM) by Dave VanderWal #40838.3
+1 Horrible mess. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40838.3.1
The 49 Ford COE is my pick. (EOM) by John Bono #40838.4
It's GREEN and the only vehicle pictured I actually like. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40838.4.1
PIC: Is it cold where you are ? by Dick Johnson #40837
Sunny Clear Skies & 78 degress in Central Florida ... No where near that cold N pic (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40837.1
Brrrr! It's 80 here in Dunedin. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40837.1.1
Go ahead...rub it in you guys! Lol. Yes, I'm jealous. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40837.1.1.1
This is a time when a man might question why he became a heavy duty mechanic. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40837.2
Wow what a great ice sculpture! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40837.3
Man . . . that's cold! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40837.4
8* in SE Michigan this morning without the windchill. (EOM) by Miles Germain #40837.5
PIC: A couple all original 1959's from GM, Olds 98 and an Impala, by Dick Johnson #40836
XCLNT offerings ... *** 2 Thumbs Up *** (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40836.1
These 2 flat-tops look great! My friend's Dad had an identical Olds. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40836.2
That Olds is a top-of-line Ninety Eight series car. (EOM) by Brian Laurance #40836.3
PIC: A Tucker on a used car lot, by Dick Johnson #40835
I'm certain someone can tell us exactly which one this is. Surely the info is out there. by Christopher Moroni #40835.1
I'm thinking it might be in Western Canada as there are several by Jack Dodds #40835.1.1
Well, we could always see just were "Bob Held Used Cars" was located. Good eye Jack! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40835.1.1.1
Looks like a corner car lot that might come and go every couple of years. by Jack Dodds #40835.
if that's the asking-price you may want to add a couple of zeros... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40835.2
PIC: 1962 Impala SS 409 by Dick Johnson #40834
Now that is very nice ... nice Indeed (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40834.1
LOVE this car (delete lettering and stripe of course). Goldvarg 1:43 please!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40834.2
PIC: 1970 Shelby GT 500 by Dick Johnson #40833
Gorgeous car! Not my fave year for Shelby though; prefer 65 to 67. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40833.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40832
Mine was a '63, quite used when I bought it. The only winter heat relief by David Holcombe #40832.1
I had a '58; same winter issue. Always had a cloth to wipe inside inside windshield too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40832.1.1
PICS: John Bono's '62 Buick Electra Convertible, posted below, with and without cleanup..... by Terry Daly #40831
But now where does he put the gas? And what kind of car has by Don Anderson #40831.1
Obvious flaws where the antenna and fender vents were make it an obvious photoshop job. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40831.1.1
So, we can await your expert version with bated breath ? (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40831.1.1.1
PIC: I did get careless with the area around the antenna and have fixed it to the best..... by Terry Daly #40831.
The original looked just fine, Terry. I don't think by Mike DeTorrice #40831.
Thanks, Mike, I do appreciate your comments. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40831.
Interesting variation Terry. I must have a go at this photoshop machinery.... by John Roberts #40831.2
John ... Tell me you did not go there .... I so agree with U ( LOL ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40831.2.1
The adjusted version allows simply a view of the by Mike DeTorrice #40831.3
I agree Mike. It's fun to do. Years ago in the days of books and paper.. by John Roberts #40831.3.1
LOL ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40831.3.1.1
That's pretty much what I do now, via computer rather than paper. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40831.3.1.2
I love the de-chromed cars but, side mirrors are a necessity, but if you remove them for the sake of by Bruce Parsons #40831.3.2
Yes, but they generally are less intrusive, to my eyes. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40831.3.2.1
I like it better with all the bling. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40831.4
Me too. Buick and bling are synonymous. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40831.4.1
Exactly why I don't care for Buicks in general (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40831.4.1.1
Thanks, Gents, for looking, commenting and a bit of mocking. All are appreciated. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40831.5
PICs: Which '49? Cadillac or Lincoln by John Bono #40830
Caddy (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40830.1
LINCOLN for me. I'm all Cadillac'd out. The Lincoln would be an awesome 1:24 scale. by George Schire #40830.2
Cadillac for me. John, your comparisons are so "on point" it's remarkable! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40830.3
Thanks Barry. (EOM) by John Bono #40830.3.1
Cadillac is more pleasing to my eye, yet I could easily find a spot for by Bruce Gibbins #40830.4
I vote for that Cosmo. I learned to drive in one of those. And in by Don Anderson #40830.5
I am a Lincoln lover but for this year Cadillac gets my vote (EOM) by David Angeloni #40830.6
+1 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40830.6.1
I like the Lincoln best but the Caddy is nice too. Think I'll have the Beetle!... by John Roberts #40830.7
John, You made this one very tough for me but I'll go with the Lincoln today. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40830.8
Cadillac (EOM) by George Burgess #40830.9
Has to be the Caddy. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40830.10
Today, it's the Caddy for me. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40830.11
Caddy! Never cared for the Lincoln's face, especially the eyes. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40830.12
Caddy by miles! The Lincoln's "face" looks like a prehistoric creature to me. by Jack Dodds #40830.12.1
No contest. The Cadillac. Standard of the World. The 1949 is my favorite classic American car. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40830.13
The Lincoln is nice but not as nice as the Cadillac. (EOM) by John Bono #40830.14
Lincoln, the rear fender doesn't look like an after thought as it does on the Caddy.. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40830.15
John Kuvakas please email me: by Bob Kleven #40829
On the way (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40829.1Moderator
A follow up to Dick's T Bird hearse...PIC by John Roberts #40828
I'd love to see a T-bird-ero (T-Bird meets Ranchero) by Robert Bolin #40828.1
I still have a spare one...sounds like a good idea! (EOM) by John Roberts #40828.1.1
John, You're work is always impressive. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40828.1.2
Thanks Bob. I don't know what planet I was on when I made these! (EOM) by John Roberts #40828.1.2.1
Very nice. Thanks for sharing. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40828.2
Thanks Dick! (EOM) by John Roberts #40828.2.1
I find the hearse theme in models a bit of a downer. Others like it though so whatever. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40828.3
pic: The last surviving Pontiac dealership? by John Kuvakas #40827Moderator
The Pontiac sign is worth at least $40k. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40827.1
*** EASY *** January MECUM here in Florida ... NEON prices were SKY high - Very high !!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40827.1.1
Great story! Need to put that on my bucket list of things to see when traveling out that way. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40827.2
Very cool! Nice to see. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40827.3
A little history lesson, by Dick Johnson #40826
The original smart car. :-) (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40826.1
Full tank of methane gas and 1 horsepower could get you a long way (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40826.2
Gas mask required. Could tend to spoil a date. Reminds me of the by Jack Dodds #40826.2.1
I know I have, I tried not breathing but that didn't work either, by Dick Johnson #40825
PIC: How not to park a 2CV, by Dick Johnson #40824
was that a 2 CV ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40824.1
I think it was a nasty sideswipe collision. Surviveable with a seatbelt. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40824.2
Oops! shows they're stronger than they look. The frame is intact (EOM) by John Roberts #40824.3
Safe at any speed (EOM) by jay walsh #40824.4
Wow. That was a collision of passion. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40824.5
PIC: A few from GM, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40823
The 62 Catalina and Bel Air are awesome and need doing in 1:43 for sure!! by Jack Dodds #40823.1
Awesome cars! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40823.2
Great collection from "The General". (EOM) by John Bono #40823.3
I'm so surprised you mentioned you liked the front of the 1970 by Don Anderson #40823.4
I never connected it with the look of the Edsel myself. The 70 Poncho by Jack Dodds #40823.4.1
PIC: 1960 Ford Fairlane by Dick Johnson #40822
This year Ford appeals more to me with each passing year. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40822.1
I never cared for 1960 Ford styling least of all in this body style (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40822.2
I owned a 60 Ford Galaxie in that very color. Never liked that Fairlane roofline. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40822.3
PIC: Some all original foreign makes that you don't see very often, by Dick Johnson #40821
These aren't foreign to me of course! Very nice cars.... by John Roberts #40821.1
British Car Day here at the Lounge. Great to see these out and about. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40821.1.1
I like the '48 Humber a lot! (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40821.2
I should have noticed...the Humber is a '52. Both this and... by John Roberts #40821.2.1
I remember hunting for the Snipe when I was a kid, could never find one. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40821.3Moderator
That 52 Minx is my favorite Hillman. Good little car too. The by Jack Dodds #40821.4
Very cool! I like em all! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40821.5
PIC: A few from Cadillac, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40820
The 41 is really a nice survivor. Lots of character. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40820.1
I would buy that '90 D'elegance in 1/24th in a heartbeat!! (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40820.2
Love that 59, but half of its weight had to have been in Chrome! :-D (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40820.3
That 90 Cadillac is a pearl - a big black pearl - but stately and elegant too. by Bruce Gibbins #40820.4
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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40818
All you NASCAR fans please stand! On second thought, by Don Anderson #40818.1
I've seen film of older NASCAR races when the cars were still recognisable... by John Roberts #40818.1.1
The pre 1980 Nascar races are far more interesting; mainly for the by Jack Dodds #40818.1.1.1
They cars are not even close to resembling anything you can buy in the showroom. Generic and boring. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40818.2
PICs: Which Buick? '60 or '62 by John Bono #40817
1960! Great color! Great style! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40817.1
‘60 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40817.2
I like both a lot. If I can have only one though, it's the SIXTY! I'd love both in 1:24 scale. (EOM) by George Schire #40817.3
The more expressively styled '60. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40817.4
+1 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40817.4.1
The '60. The '62 became "Your father's Buick". (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40817.5
1960 but I like both. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40817.6
+1 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40817.6.1
I like the '62, but I love the '60 (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40817.7
60 (EOM) by George Burgess #40817.8
60 please, beautiful cars but, the Buick is my least liked American car. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40817.9
Interesting! Buick is my #2 favorite make, right after Chrysler. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40817.9.1
#1/2. Dodge tie with Ford, #3 Mercury, #4 Plymouth, #5 Pontiac (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40817.9.1.1
We had a 1960 Invicta convert, bought it used. It was a very by Don Anderson #40817.10
This red 60 Buick wins today, but generally I prefer the trimmer '62 by a hair. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40817.11
Love that '60. Outlandish and brash...and lovely! (EOM) by John Roberts #40817.12
The red '60.....bold and brash. (EOM) by John Bono #40817.13
62 although neither of those years are high on my list. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40817.14
PIC: A Subaru Domingo mini van, by Dick Johnson #40816
I designed cars like this in third grade. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40816.1
Windage was often a problem with these little devils and similar vans from Suzuki. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40816.2
I sometimes get wind driving our Suzuki Jimny.... by John Roberts #40816.2.1
Lol. You must have a very full tank! No reply required! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40816.2.1.1
1964 T-Bird hearse, by Dick Johnson #40815
Its going to need two Thunderbirds to get me to the grave........... by Bruce Gibbins #40815.1
Love to see what they did to the back end. (EOM) by dennis Brown #40815.2
I thought only dogs did that! Sniff, sniff. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40815.3
Wasted T-Bird. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40815.4
PIC: I posted pictures of this Packard earlier and now just got these by Dick Johnson #40814
Yes, my Packard had the same jack "in a box." That's how Packard did it in '55 & '56 (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40814.1
Would love to know the story behind this one! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40814.2
PIC: a couple of 1955 Chevys and in my favorite color combo. by Dick Johnson #40813
Both are beauties. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40813.1
Mine too. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40813.2
Like it so much more than the '57. Great color combo! (EOM) by George Schire #40813.3
My fave year too; then 56 and 57 in order. Love them all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40813.3.1
My favorite car of this class....always has been since I was a kid.. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40813.3.1.1
OMG. The sight of this 55 has shaken some cobwebs loose. A Range of by Bruce Gibbins #40813.4
My Dad got a brand-new '55 just like that one in by Mike DeTorrice #40813.5
1955 Chevy 150/210 by J.D. Simmons #40813.6
Great look! We called that Coral and Charcoal. Nice! (EOM) by Don Anderson #40813.7
Didn't prefer this color combo years ago but love it now! I can't by Jack Dodds #40813.8
In 1:43 too - from my model archive (PICS) by John Roberts #40813.9
John, is the Nomad a Brooklin you did your magic on? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40813.9.1
PIC: And then there is this, I am looking for more info. on it. by Dick Johnson #40812
why ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40812.1
oh why....?? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40812.1.1
Looks like a mini-Bugatti on steroids... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40812.2
I can't say what I'm thinking, this is a family site. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40812.3
Edsel grill was what popped into my head too. :-) (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40812.3.1
This is what the 2008 Edsel would have looked like with all by Mike DeTorrice #40812.4
What do you expect, the designer is dyslexic, look at the spelling of "CONCEPT" LOL (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40812.5
*** WAIT *** ... Why ... is there a shoe hanging from the grill ?????? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40812.6
Kind of reminds me of a modern day Stout Scarab. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40812.7
Call the exterminator! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40812.8
I can see this thing being discovered by Dora the Explorer on a trip into by Bruce Gibbins #40812.9
I have found this picture under "Car Collection Of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh" by David Holcombe #40812.10
My main problem is the spelling of Concept and I can't pronounce by Don Anderson #40812.11
PIC: Anyone remember this Lincoln Quicksilver concept car from 1983 ? by Dick Johnson #40811
Not much leg room in the back seat! (EOM) by David Holcombe #40811.1
no, but I am sure I will never forget.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40811.2
I would have picked it for a Citroen concept. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40811.3
Yes, it looks like a Citroen concept. (EOM) by John Bono #40811.3.1
Uggg—Leee (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40811.4
Whew, not the expected and traditional Lincoln legroom in that back seat ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40811.5
I don't remember this Lincoln Concept and I don't want too!!! (EOM) by George Burgess #40811.6
Looks like it may have been destined for some car shows but by Don Anderson #40811.7
A few interesting places, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40810
That cliff in Norway has a rather alarming crack........ (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40810.1
Love the serenity of pic #1 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40810.2
The cabin on Lake Blausee in Switzerland would be my retirement dream home. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40810.2.1
The South Dakota mining operation would be cool to model in N-scale. by Robert Bolin #40810.3
Great photos, except... by Terence Slekar #40810.4
That was a concept Daimler out on road trials. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40810.4.1
LOL, at the PS in the SF picture ! Would make a by Mike DeTorrice #40810.5
No kidding. I'd like to see the Bullitt chase on that street. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40810.5.1
Great pics! (EOM) by John Bono #40810.6
Dick, regarding the last pic. I looked it up. This is a picture of by Frank Kocour #40810.7
Awesome pics. They each tell a story. Some happy, some not so. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40810.7.1
PIC: 1960 Plymouth Fury Golden Commando convertible, by Dick Johnson #40809
Love it! (EOM) by John Bono #40809.1
Really like it now, but I sure didn't in 1960. Rare one ! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40809.2
Still ugly to me, even after all these years. But, I have owned many ugly cars. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40809.2.1
Drivin' ugly cars gits ya ugly women.....known fact. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40809.2.1.1
Not ugly to me. I think the 60 Plymouth is much better looking than the 59. (EOM) by George Schire #40809.2.1.2
Not to me now either. Like both years equally. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40809.
Love the rear design integrating a continental kit look but keeping it aerodynamic. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40809.3
Known by stylists as The Toilet Seat. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40809.3.1
The '60 Fury sure as heck looks beautiful to me now! (EOM) by David Larsen #40809.4
What a gorgeous Plymouth. Very nice ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40809.5
I'm sure that now the 60 Plymouth & I could make a nice home for ourselves by Bruce Gibbins #40809.6
Like I said. All convertibles should be red. Goes with the lipstick. by Don Anderson #40809.6.1
PIC: A 56 cylinder Pratt and Whitney radial engine. by Dick Johnson #40808
Not a working engine and not actually made by P&W. by Robert Bolin #40808.1
Thank you for this information, very interesting, (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40808.1.1
Wright produced prototype versions of the 42 cylinder/7 bank by Mike DeTorrice #40808.1.2
Yeah the 28 air cooled was pretty much the last mass produced large rotary. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40808.1.2.1
Mike & Robert....you guys know your stuff! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40808.
PIC: A Tatra ambulance, by Dick Johnson #40807
This may be the ugliest ambulance on Earth. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40807.1
I wouldn't be caught dead in that thing. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40807.2
PIC: A 1955 Packard Patrician with 6,200 actual miles on it, by Dick Johnson #40806
Really special! Thanks for posting this one, Dick. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40806.1
NIce Packard. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40806.2
Very nice. (EOM) by John Bono #40806.3
Nice care; like the colors. The interior fabric is sure "busy" though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40806.4
PIC: A few of my favorites from Citroen, by Dick Johnson #40805
They are very odd looking but kind of cool at the same time. I much by Jack Dodds #40805.1
I love the D series. by Robert Bolin #40805.2
So do I.......in cars too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40805.2.1
You could even Double Down if you felt like it, Jack. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40805.2.1.1
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40805.
One mans heaven, is another mans hell. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40805.3
There are some green ones there though......enhances the frog look. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40805.3.1
Fabulous, all of them. Great to drive, great to ride in.... by John Roberts #40805.4
a friend of mine (may he rest in peace) had one. by Joop Gisbers #40805.5
Although I've never owned or even driven one of these - always vowing to do so by Bruce Gibbins #40805.6
There is something about these cars that makes one want to get in and drive them. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40805.7
PIC: A cowasaki, by Dick Johnson #40804
That sucker must really moooove. (sorry). Let the good times roll! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.1
LOL. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40804.1.1
I love the '61 Plymouth tail lights. Really sets it off. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.2
Why is the cow wearing gym shoes? (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40804.3
For the same reason it has a motorcycle in its belly I suppose.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.3.1
Maybe making the run to Sturgis. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.3.2
Are you sure it's not a BullTaco? (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40804.4
LOL....perfect! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.4.1
Wait a minute. Those aren't bull "parts" hanging behind the motor....LOL (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40804.4.2
Grease nipples I suspect......but I'm not a mechanic. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.4.2.1
What an udder-ly ridiculous contraption. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40804.5
Agree....how dairy drive that thing around! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40804.5.1
LOL. You're on a roll today. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40804.5.1.1
Has anyone heard of this one ? by Dick Johnson #40803
Never heard of it. Available in burgundy or gray, yet they are pictured in bronze and turquoise. (EOM) by John Bono #40803.1
Looks like an Australian plate. All new to me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40803.2
Judging by how the wipers pivot, it's right hand drive. Probably is Australian. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40803.3
Agree. I can see a bit of the steering wheel under the right wiper. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40803.3.1
Looks like a cross between an LTD and a Cordoba. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40803.4
An LTD, and also given the name, Marquise, depending on the level of luxery appointments, by Bruce Gibbins #40803.5
I think this car might have sold well in N. America. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40803.5.1
Base price of $16,600 for an Ford LTD in 1979? Auh, no. It wouldn't have been that much. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40803.6
PIC: How about a 56 Cadillac with a 57 Olds roof ? by Dick Johnson #40802
Few probably even notice. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40802.1
I wouldn't have noticed. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40802.1.1
You could put a hot tub out back. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40802.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Pics: Auctions closing today #40801Moderator
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40800
Dale Earnhardt was one of the greatest drivers of all time. He would be appalled at the water downed by Tim Kubiak #40800.1
The Intimidator would not be impressed. Let's hope they resurrect it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40800.1.1
PICs: Which '64? Dodge or Mercury by John Bono #40799
They are both very hot! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40799.1
I agree, but swing towards the slightly higher temp of the Dodge. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40799.2
Me too; the size, the grille, the hardtop's angles. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40799.2.1
MERCURY...but like both. 1:24 scale please!!! (EOM) by George Schire #40799.3
Mercury styling is much better. Dodge grille this year detracts. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40799.4
Mercury. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40799.5
Mercury please. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40799.6
I don't like the skirts on the Mercury so my vote goes to the Dodge. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40799.7
My question is; are we to pick between the pictures [exactly as shown, even quality of by Bruce Parsons #40799.7.1
I choose between the cars as pictured, taking into account the color, etc. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40799.7.1.1
Mercury but I like both. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40799.7.1.2
I think its whatever you choose to make of it. Your call. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40799.7.1.3
There is no specific judging criterion. (EOM) by John Bono #40799.7.1.4
Like them both, but the Dodge has a more interesting, sportier design, I think. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40799.7.1.5
My favorite Mercury from the 60’s. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40799.8
Dodge. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #40799.9
Mercury without the skirts!! (EOM) by William McElfresh #40799.10
+1 Lose the skirts. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40799.10.1
Dodge...by a landslide! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40799.11
I'm leaning towards the Dodge but could happily manage without either (EOM) by John Roberts #40799.12
Make mine the Merc, especially if it's a Marauder. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40799.13
Mercury (EOM) by George Burgess #40799.14
Mercury. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40799.15
Tough one. Dodge gets the edge. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40799.16
Mercury. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40799.17
Dodge by a mile. (EOM) by John Bono #40799.18
PIC: Tesla Shooting Brake, and it's cost by Dick Johnson #40798
well, ehhh, I kind of like it.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40798.1
I'd rather have a Jaguar XK Sportbrake of which this seems to be a copy (EOM) by John Roberts #40798.2
Sorry! XF Sportbrake - clumsy fingers again!! (EOM) by John Roberts #40798.2.1
PICs of the Jaguar. I like the Tesla better. Jag looks chunky to me. by Jerry Gorsuch #40798.2.2
I agree. The Jag looks generic by comparison. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40798.2.2.1
+2 ... Tesla does look better (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40798.
+3. The Tesla is just well executed. Of the two, I'll take the Tesla. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40798.
Wonder what you would shoot with these cars, oh, sorry Shooting Brake. Is it 1900. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40798.2.2.2
You would shoot the wad in your wallet! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40798.
For what it's worth, I like the looks of the Jaguar better. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40798.2.2.3
Stupid money....makes no sense to me at all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40798.3
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40798.3.1
I prefer the Tesla, but only because I am tired of silver painted cars - they're every where by Bruce Gibbins #40798.4
As a non wealthy mainly vegetarian I'd spend half on a Jag... by John Roberts #40798.4.1
As a definitely possible perhaps future vegetarian I agree about by Jack Dodds #40798.4.1.1
Thinking vegetarian John; forget them both and go with a Free-Range Rover. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40798.4.1.2
LOL.... (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40798.
I like it, but one needs to have toy money laying around. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40798.5
Just some things to think on today LOL ! by Dick Johnson #40797
Groannnnnnn....... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40797.1
I like the fantasy aspect of the last one. 'Tomorrow'?... by John Roberts #40797.2
That's exactly what happens when I see the doctor. They seem to feed off each other. One leads to by Frank Kocour #40797.3
Strange, how can this happen ? by Dick Johnson #40796
well, this would make a lot of noise, I suppose... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40796.1
Probably doing a burn-out and ran over the wrench. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40796.2
Ran over something sharp & wide....tire guy inserted the wrench. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40796.3
That would be my vote (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40796.3.1
And how about a Cobra for sale ? by Dick Johnson #40795
what scale ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40795.1
How old is this ad? (EOM) by John Bono #40795.2
I say ... Let's call the phone number !! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40795.2.1
PIC: A Continentel with just 9300 miles on it, by Dick Johnson #40794
again, a lot of Dutch people may think I am crazy, but I do like this... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40794.1
I’m Dutch, and I don’t think you’re crazy, (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40794.1.1
Prefer the '69 but this is nice. Color suits it up close. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40794.2
I like it! (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40794.3
Very nice! Love the color. (EOM) by John Bono #40794.4
Nice car! But there is a reason it’s photographed at a gas station! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40794.5
PIC: A 1962 Austin Healey 3000 MKII beautiful interior, by Dick Johnson #40793
Gorgeous car. Wonder if its black or very dark green? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40793.1
I would love to have it. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40793.2
GREEN, GREEN. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40793.3
Love the car, but the color combo not so much. (EOM) by John Bono #40793.4
IMHO - the most beautiful creature on the planet... by Terence Slekar #40792
Beautiful indeed! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40792.1
But seen from a distance! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40792.1.1
I agree, very beautiful. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40792.2
King of the beasts! (EOM) by John Bono #40792.3
No need to bring my ex into this John......... :-) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40792.3.1
Sorry.....lol. (EOM) by John Bono #40792.3.1.1
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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40790
PIC: 1966 Corona........ by John Bono #40790.1
Must have been taken the day it got off the boat. There's no rust. ;0) (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40790.1.1Moderator
Even with rust, it was more reliable than most domestics. (EOM) by John Bono #40790.1.1.1
I have to disagree with that , based on fact and by steve kiraly #40790.
Amazing reliability...and it just kept getting better each year. I still by Jack Dodds #40790.
That's an RT43 Corona. A great little car. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40790.1.2
That it is. Thanks Michael. (EOM) by John Bono #40790.1.2.1
It looks better than the 2019 Corolla. (EOM) by Miles Germain #40790.1.3
Agree that its overdue for a big change. Many competitors look better. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40790.1.3.1
Our neighbor had a tan one. It was fun! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40790.1.4
Dr. W. Edwards Demming was the father of Quality Control. Japan embraced it. Americans did not. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40790.2
A visionary that dramatically changed the automotive world. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40790.2.1Moderator
Bingo!!! (EOM) by John Bono #40790.2.2
In the mid-70's, I was a Quality Manager for a company that supplied parts to Ford, by Rick Scoville #40790.2.3
Wish I still had my '68 Corona 4-dr. Loved that little car. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40790.3
PICs: Which Thunderbird? '57 or '59 by John Bono #40789
I'm going for the Square Bird for that gorgeous interior. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40789.1Moderator
I like the '61 for that reason...and of course its stunning styling. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.1.1
I prefer the color of the '58, but the '57 has my heart. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40789.2
57 for me....no contest. Love the original concept. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.3
'57. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40789.4
'57 for me - I could never rationalise the same name for a 4 seater (EOM) by John Roberts #40789.5
Agree. (EOM) by John Bono #40789.5.1
Agree. A change to Thunderbulk may not have enticed buyers. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.5.2
'57 (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40789.6
The 58 for me. The 57 was nothing more than a Go-Cart. (EOM) by George Schire #40789.7
1957 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40789.8
'59 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40789.9
57 (EOM) by George Burgess #40789.10
'57, but an "F" code with a three speed transmission. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40789.11
YES!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.11.1
'57 for me. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40789.12
Two very different concepts. I'll just have to want both. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40789.13
A wise decision, David! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40789.13.1Moderator
1959! Much more comfortable than the '57 if you over 5'3" tall. Good Looks too! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40789.14
1957 even with the incorrect wheels. The 58 drivers side door and fender skirt by Bob Jackman #40789.15
You're right, Bob. I didn't notice. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40789.15.1Moderator
You passed the test, Bob. (EOM) by John Bono #40789.15.2
BOB ... Your X Ray Glasses do work .... You devil you !! :) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40789.15.2.1
I'll bet that color would be very tough to match. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.15.3
1957 for purity of concept, and it just looks terrific in that color. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40789.16
My fave color for this one was light blue. There was a metallic copper that was nice too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.16.1
+1 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40789.16.2
T-birds should never have had more than 2 seats. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40789.17
I agree but the sales records say it all unfortunately. 4 seats was a hit! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.17.1
Can't pick just one, love them both. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40789.18
Wow all of these replies! The 2 seater is selfish but even in green by Don Anderson #40789.19
Eagle Eye Jackman. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40789.19.1
The '59 is nice but the Baby Bird is the best of these 2. (EOM) by John Bono #40789.20
PIC: A family and their Husdons by John Kuvakas #40788Moderator
Thanks, John, for a very good read. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40788.1
What a wonderful story. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40788.2
A Hudson story and a love story combined.......very nice indeed. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40788.3
A lovely family story - I enjoyed reading it. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40788.4
Wow! Wonderful story. I think I may hurry up and build the 3 remaining BRK Stepdowns I have! (EOM) by John Roberts #40788.5
Thanks John. Over the years I have found that talking with folks at car shows reveals by Bob Jackman #40788.6
Great story. What color(s) was the 55 convert.? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40788.6.1
Black/White with a black canvas top. Every year we would dye the top as it would fade by Bob Jackman #40788.6.1.1
Very nice car back then. Another one that should have been kept no doubt. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40788.
Jack, An identical car sold at auction about six months ago for $56,000 by Bob Jackman #40788.
Smart man you are !! Your "fleet" is awesome. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40788.
Hudsons are awesome cars, way ahead of the times. by Dick Johnson #40788.7
VID: Ford GT vs Ferrari 488 by John Kuvakas #40787Moderator
The $250K Ferrari lost to the $500K Ford GT. Not a fan of the exhaust note on either car. (EOM) by John Bono #40787.1
PIC: A variety for your viewing pleasure, by Dick Johnson #40786
Mmmm nice '58 Imperial. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40786.1
'60 Impala is the best of them all (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40786.2
Beautiful car but I wish GM had done the seat material different. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.2.1
I really liked the 60 Impala but I bought a 60 Ford Sunliner instead! (EOM) by George Burgess #40786.2.2
George, I have a Brooklin model that I will be refinishing... by John Roberts #40786.2.2.1
Monte Carlo Red (EOM) by George Burgess #40786.
Thanks! red and white interior? (EOM) by John Roberts #40786.
I really liked the 60 Ford (EOM) by George Burgess #40786.2.3
I really liked the 60 Impala (EOM) by George Burgess #40786.2.4
The 59 Furys are nice to see for a change. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.3
All very nice indeed (EOM) by John Roberts #40786.4
A decent collection right there and not a bad one amongst them. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40786.5
Never have seen a right hand drive Plymouth before. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40786.6
Seeing the '61 Ford, I'm reminded again how bland in appearance they were. (EOM) by George Schire #40786.7
We are all different. IMO there wasn't a 60s Galaxie that wasn't beautiful. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.7.1
+2 One of my favorites. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40786.7.1.1
This was the last year that I loved the GTO styling. Sort of ok after that. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.8
+1. 67 was my favorite year for GTOs. After that they got ugh-ley! by Duncan Pohl #40786.8.1
1965 was my favorite year for GTO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.8.1.1
The 59 Pontiac is a beauty in red, but the interior seems a bit gaudy. Is it original? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40786.9
Yes, those tri-color stripes were around for a few years. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40786.9.1Moderator
PIC: Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40785
Black Lab pup in his pool is so cute! Thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40785.1
pool of what? Anything to do with him?? (EOM) by John Roberts #40785.1.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today and a New 1/43 Listing #40784Moderator
Just some things to think on today, by Dick Johnson #40783
Good ones! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40783.1
Very clever and funny too. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40783.2
Love it. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40783.3
PIC: Some cars done by Ghia, by Dick Johnson #40782
Matrix made that Benz in 1/43 (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40782.1Moderator
Looks like a cross between a Mercedes and a Triumph Herald (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40782.2
sometimes Italian designs are just awful.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40782.3
and not all Italian women are Ginas or Sophias either. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40782.3.1
Oh no. Please say that isnt so ;) (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40782.3.1.1
Don Anderson better be kidding ....... Because that;s not funny .... Grinning (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40782.
Dennis...think moustache, hairy arm pits and very large. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40782.
I've never seen that extended Ka before and I like it (PIC)... by John Roberts #40782.4
A better picture - Bagheera and The Flea. Will be working on getting them smaller! by John Roberts #40782.4.1
I reduced this good picture just so I could see your Ca / Ka (?) by David Holcombe #40782.4.2
Thanks David! The Ka is getting old now and many have.. by John Roberts #40782.4.2.1
STAY AWAY FROM THE KA!!! They are EVIL. by Andy Sixsmith #40782.
PIC: A custom 1963 Ford, by Dick Johnson #40781
$$$$$$$ under the hood! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40781.1
Hey Jack ... Ya think this is a trailer Queen ???? .... by Dennis Mong #40781.1.1
Yup.....mirrors = trailer queen. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40781.1.1.1
Nice! I would be afraid to drive it on the street. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40781.2
Each to their own of course but all that engine bay chrome doesn't excite me. by Jack Dodds #40781.3
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40781.3.1
PIC: Before and after of a BMW 326 Drauz Roadster 1936. by Dick Johnson #40780
Incredible talent. Would love to see the progress pics. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40780.1
Yes in deed! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40780.2
Very Happy Somebody saved this .... Looks VERY nice (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40780.3
Be careful what you wish for. by Michael Rodriguez #40779
ROFLMAO .... I know that is not that funny ... but it is funny (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40779.1
Too funny! I love it! (EOM) by George Schire #40779.2
Hilarious! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40779.3
Thats funny, thanks. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40779.4
But I loved my Mother-in-Law! (still, it was funny) (EOM) by Don Anderson #40779.5
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40778
I think poor Mel took a tremendously unfair burn for a stupid, drunken comment. by Jack Dodds #40778.1
Paint rash... I'm noticing it on auctions from 1:43 to 1:12 and everything in between. by Robert Bolin #40777
Robert, no way to prevent it. Period. Paint rash can be eliminated if you're able... by Christopher Moroni #40777.1
I'm not aware of it being common in 1/43 models. Is it? Is it only in diecast? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40777.1.1Moderator
Paint rash (a sub-standard paint job for a variety of reasons) can be found on, really, any... by Christopher Moroni #40777.1.1.1
(PICS) A good example of "diecast cancer." An Ertl 1/18 1960 Ford Starliner. by Christopher Moroni #40777.
"Paint rash" would simply look like (usually) tiny bubles under the paint. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40777.
Thanks, Christopher. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40777.
I've used 1:1 auto polish containing a cleaner and it removed the rash. (EOM) by John Bono #40777.1.2
There is probably a "how to" some where on this forum by Jeff Gaither #40777.1.2.1
PICs: Which Chrysler? '54 or '56 by John Bono #40776
'56 Hands down. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40776.1
+1 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40776.1.1
After reading Dick's joke I think I had better go for the '54 rather than the newer '56 model. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40776.2
That 56 is nice. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40776.3
I'll take "Dodge Power Wagon" for 20k, Alec. by Robert Bolin #40776.4
The forward-looking '56. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40776.5
This '54 by a hair. The 56 is more exciting for sure but I like the 54 style best. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40776.6
If it was 55 vs. 54 then 55 would be the choice for me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40776.6.1
'56, 'though the 54 is also nice. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40776.7
If these were models I would pick the '54 for my collection. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40776.8
'54 today... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40776.9
That's a great looking '54, but the '56 still wins in my book. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40776.10
I've been going back and forth for five minutes now and can't decide by Bob Jackman #40776.11
56 (EOM) by George Burgess #40776.12
56! Clean and modern design. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40776.13
The 54! I made the decision even before I was the photo of the 56. The 54 is classic design. by George Schire #40776.14
+2 We don'tt always agree, but I like 54 too. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40776.14.1
The 56. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40776.15
Being awkward I'd go for the one in the middle - '55 (EOM) by John Roberts #40776.16
Love them both. Can't decide. (EOM) by Ralph Regalbuto #40776.17
Another tie for me. (EOM) by John Bono #40776.18
1956. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40776.19
Funny for the day, problem solved, by Dick Johnson #40775
A good one. (EOM) by John Bono #40775.1
Now that's called a reality check. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40775.2
LOL ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40775.3
Rolling On Tha Floor .... My Belly Hurts from Laughter ... he he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40775.4
LOL. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40775.5
A little history about President Dwight D. Eisenhower by Dick Johnson #40774
Latter on the Presidents Helo ride would have the call sign - "Marine One" (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40774.1
And here we have some customs, by Dick Johnson #40773
No thanks. (EOM) by John Bono #40773.1
The Chrysler Not-so-mini van driver is onto something...psychadellic drugs perhaps. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40773.2
More like a Chrysler Maxi-pad... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40773.2.1
LOL! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40773.2.1.1Moderator
With wings..... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40773.2.1.2
So what's custom about the Prius - looks unchanged to me. LOL (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40773.3
That's the Prius Super Bore Sport Coupe. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40773.3.1
A lot of money spent on ugly. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40773.4
PICS: Dick's Boattail Cadillac shortened and cleaned up a bit..... by Terry Daly #40772
Now it is a Park Avenue Boattail! (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #40772.1
The wheels are now ovals. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40772.2
Still a no-go for me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40772.3
For Jack regarding Austin and Datsun... by John Roberts #40771
My first car was a 1979 Austin Marina by Robert Bolin #40771.1
You have my condolences. Not their best effort. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40771.1.1
Very interesting Robert. These were badged as Morris everywhere else... by John Roberts #40771.1.2
They were Austin Marinas in Canada. Brutally unreliable and poor QC. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40771.1.2.1
Thanks John. I wasn't aware of the Nissan name always being in Japan. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40771.2
Remember real news ? by Dick Johnson #40770
I do ... very well .... smoking all over TV Land USA !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40770.1
Operation Mockingbird was in full swing by then. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40770.2
"Good night David" ...."Good night Chet," They were great! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40770.3
This era mentioned reminds me of how much I miss Walter Cronkite's CBS Evening News (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40770.4
Back when the News wasn't so "massaged" for political gain by conglomerates. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40770.4.1
PIC: Not car related but a nice way to start your day, enjoy. by Dick Johnson #40769
Adorable. (EOM) by John Bono #40769.1
+1 Especially the little guy asleep in his feed dish. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40769.1.1
+2. Bed and breakfast has a whole new image. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40769.1.1.1
LOL. Good one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40769.
PICS - I came across these pics and they reminded me of Paul Theriot or... by Marlowe Johnson #40768
Awesome. thanks for sharing these. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40768.1
Nice work on the Corvalaxie (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40768.1.1Moderator
That's just GR8T Marlowe ... Just Gr8T ... You done went and got SMART on us ... he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40768.2
Thanks Marlowe. Funny thing I was just thinking of Paul yesterday. by Bob Jackman #40768.3
Reminiscent of the Corvette Nomad show car. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40768.4
Please...no one say my beloved '59 Ford looks better that way! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40768.5
" Oh Jack " ....... Who's your daddy now ? ... he he he he ( Just joking around ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40768.5.1
How about a boattail 61 Cadillac by Dick Johnson #40767
No, too busy. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40767.1
Fins don't mesh with the roof line. Prefer the Thunderstang by far. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40767.2
I like it more than that actual car. Two in a row. Any more? (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40767.3
Fins, skegs and a boat tail? That's one busy rear end. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40767.4
Think the camera/computer maybe stretched this one just a little bit? by David Holcombe #40767.5
well, ehhh, I kind of like it.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40767.6
A real "sharky" kind of ride. Love the profile and stance. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40767.7
I think I prefer the fence (EOM) by John Roberts #40767.7.1
I'm surprised you would picket over the Caddy. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40767.7.1.1
Not bad. (EOM) by John Bono #40767.8
This is a boat tail. And for only 95k. by Robert Bolin #40767.9
Some low mileage originals, by Dick Johnson #40766
The Caddy convert. is nice but that 6cyl. won't even get it out of the garage. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.1
... I had to look twice too. LOL (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40766.1.1
I thought tha 6 ... was on the '56 ??? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.1.1.1
Pictures don't lie....... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.
But captions sure can. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40766.
The Grand Prix and Lincoln MKIII were both awesome in '69. I doubt by Jack Dodds #40766.2
That, for sure, is a rare car. He is sitting on his retirement account. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40766.2.1
Dennis M. if I win the lottery I'm buying you that 70 Caddy! Its got your name all over it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.3
The D4C has 2 or 3 Dennis M .... And that's spooky enough in itself !!! he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.3.1
But 4 me ... I'm all OVER that '76 Caddy ... That has MY name all over it for sure !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.3.1.1
What....I offer you the gorgeous 70 convert and you want the 76??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.
*** I would gladly accept your generosity *** - I am dumb ... But not that stupid (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.
*** Because a Caddy is a Caddy no matter what year *** by Dennis Mong #40766.
I have one word for you...."Catera",,,no, wait! I have two..."Cimmaron" ;o) (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40766.
+1 ... John - You're on the right page in the Hymnal (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.
Oh man...I hate those Cimmaron images in my brain. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.
That '70 Cadillac's tires are correct but can anyone confirm that red "piping" on the seats? by Christopher Moroni #40766.4
Think so....its a gorgeous car; even for a 70s product. Perfect color & trim. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40766.4.1
Chris ... I was wondering the same .... Investigation Discovery starts ... NOW ! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40766.4.2
I don't remember seeing any with trim like that. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40766.4.3Moderator
I had a factory four speed 389 1969 Grand Prix. All black. Blue interior. Loved it. Good memories. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40766.5
Some very nice cars. (EOM) by John Bono #40766.6
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40765
And that is when the Government STOLE our GM shares of stock. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40765.1
Rick Waggoner, CEO, received $23 million in pension and stock upon resigning. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40765.2
Yeah but he has to live with being fired.........very, very well as it turns out. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40765.2.1
The new GM....... by John Bono #40765.3
..not much. Pretty old "news." (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40765.3.1
I thought it would be easy to come up with the percentage of American cars that are built outside of by Frank Kocour #40765.3.2
The car market in China is actually significantly higher than in the USA. by John Kuvakas #40765.3.3Moderator
A YouTube car show originating in Australia recently commented on the decline by Bruce Gibbins #40765.3.3.1
I read some time ago that there are more Cadillacs and Buicks sold in China than in the USA. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40765.3.3.2
That's true. The whole reason GM kept Buick was becasue of the Chinese market. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40765.
Interesting! Didn't know that. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40765.
During the bailout, the govt. wanted GM to cut expenses, partly by reducing their product lines by John Kuvakas #40765.
It seemed to me that, starting in the late 90s, GM stopped caring about Pontiac. The look by Jack Dodds #40765.
GM had better be careful. The "betrayal" factor could crush N. American sales. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40765.4
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auction Closing Today #40764Moderator
PICs: Which '49? Buick or DeSoto by John Bono #40763
No doubt in my mind, the Buick. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40763.1
Buick. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40763.2
Buick. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40763.3
Buick is sleeker styled and stronger drive train. Like the DeSoto though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40763.4
Indecisive as always. Sure, the Buick gets the big tick, but the DeSoto hits the by Bruce Gibbins #40763.5
Love both - if it had to be one, Buick, but I'd be happy with either (EOM) by John Roberts #40763.5.1
DESOTO for me. Always loved the grille work. It would be one incredible 1:24 scale car. (EOM) by George Schire #40763.6
Buick. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40763.7
DeSoto (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40763.8
Buick (EOM) by George Burgess #40763.9
Buick and the house behind it! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40763.10
Love both but the Buick gets the nod today. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40763.11
BUUUUIIICCKKK! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40763.12
Buick. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40763.13
DeSoto (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #40763.14
Tough one. The De Soto is the one I would park in my garage these days. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40763.15
Buick is prettier but the DeSoto is cool and rare. Would be fun to own it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40763.15.1
Both are beautiful but I'm going with the Buick today (EOM) by John Bono #40763.16
PIC: The difference between a Datsun and an Imperial, by Dick Johnson #40762
Oh you're opening a door you shouldn't! Is it reliability? Oh I got by Don Anderson #40762.1
I'd take the Imperial any day. It's advantages outweigh the by Mike DeTorrice #40762.2
Plus it has a toilet seat! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40762.2.1
Its apples vs. oranges here. The Datsun is a rare and cool little by Jack Dodds #40762.3
Datsun is an MGB clone but nailed together properly... by John Roberts #40762.3.1
Datsun.....more fun to drive. (EOM) by John Bono #40762.3.1.1
Your comment reminds me of a story I once was told of how the Japanese by Jack Dodds #40762.3.1.2
I think that this is true as far as it goes as part of a much wider narritive. by Bruce Gibbins #40762.
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40762.3.2
Sorry I meant my +1 to apply to Jack's post. Not sure my fat body by Bob Jackman #40762.3.2.1
The Imperial would look much better with wider whitewalls. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40762.4
A pet peeve of mine. (EOM) by John Bono #40762.4.1
Dick are you bored? (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40762.5
Yes I guess I am. So much snow and nothing to do, LOL. by Dick Johnson #40762.5.1
certainly a lot of blue paint... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40762.6
PIC: 1966 Impala 396, 325 HP by Dick Johnson #40761
Nice cars except for those ridiculous bumper guards. (EOM) by John Merritt #40761.1
+1 The bumper guards are hideous. The stock version of this car is lovely. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40761.1.1
That car has so many inaccuracies. Pitiful. (EOM) by David Crowe #40761.2
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40761.2.1
I like it ! You can't go wrong when you have a big-block Impala as your basis. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40761.3
PIC: A couple of VW's, by Dick Johnson #40760
That 4 door is interesting. I wonder if it's a conversion. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40760.1Moderator
VW Beetle should have done a 4dr version for the N. American market (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40760.1.1
Oh how nice! A back door for amputees! Really? (EOM) by Don Anderson #40760.2
All I can say about both....weird. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #40760.3
I like the 4-door & also the headlights on the white one...both a little weird, but interesting... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40760.4
that white one is mean-looking.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40760.5
Gun class at school, by Dick Johnson #40759
So, is that so wrong? But some schools had pictures of the Math teacher by Don Anderson #40759.1
Firearm handling, safety and target shooting are excellent classes, and by Mike DeTorrice #40759.2
Gun clubs can provide such education. No guns in schools; its a recipe for disaster. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40759.3
Frightening! Just my opinion (EOM) by John Roberts #40759.4
John I agree. Society has changed from the time that this picture was taken. by Bob Jackman #40759.4.1
And the array of mind-altering drugs out there exacerbates the danger. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40759.4.1.1
This is what it is like at our place now and still snowing, by Dick Johnson #40758
Is this amount of snow unusual for your area, Dick? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40758.1Moderator
Yes it is John, we have had seven days of snow by Dick Johnson #40758.1.1
Officially snowiest February on record in Seattle measured at airport (EOM) by Chris Nickelsen #40758.1.1.1
But as George Carlin said.."who cares; nobody lives at the airport!" (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40758.
Same happening here in Victoria, British Columbia today. The body shops are gleeful. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40758.2
The same story here in Oakdale, Minnesota. We've had about 25 inches of snow already in February by George Schire #40758.3
59 below!!!!! That's plain dangerous! Pray it eases soon. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40758.3.1
A winter wonderland if one can just stay inside and enjoy it warm and comfy like. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40758.4
Yup....all just awesome until the power goes out. :>) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40758.4.1
Joke of the day. by Dick Johnson #40757
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40757.1
Brilliant! (EOM) by John Roberts #40757.2
I think he might be defined as "passive aggressive"...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40757.3
LOL. I have empathy for the husband. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40757.4
that would put her away for a couple of centuries.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40757.5
Yes!!! Then its party time for hubby. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40757.5.1
Here is another advert this time from the classifieds. by Bruce Gibbins #40756
"Gives your car a longer appearance" OMG...lol. Great deal for $2. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40756.1
Don't you wonder what you would have gotten if you had bought one of these? by John Kuvakas #40756.2Moderator
Oh, how we all used to wish for those, John. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40756.2.1
.... Oh Yeah .... Just to B able 2 look @ the bones N our hands ... Right? ... he he he he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40756.2.1.1
ALERT: CGBs being consumed! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40756.
This is a true story from the 1960's in my home town of Raseburg, Oregon, by Dick Johnson #40756.3
Flame throwers are still around only today some are fueled by by Bob Jackman #40756.3.1
Looks like that car has just run over two foxes (EOM) by John Roberts #40756.4
well, from the days when cars were all steel and little plastics, this could mean fun... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40756.5
PICs: Brooklin Diaries for Feb 7 by John Kuvakas #40755Moderator
The Packard wagon is a best seller! Hoorah for the success of Richard Arbib's work by David Holcombe #40755.1
Imagine parallel parking this behemoth. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40755.1.1
PIC: Not car related but a nice way to start your day, enjoy. by Dick Johnson #40754
Everyone should start their day with these pics. Thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40754.1
*** Amen *** .... Pic 2 made me cry but all the pix made me humble (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40754.1.1
So combined they made you crumble? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40754.1.1.1
Aaaaawwwwwww! (EOM) by Al Dorado #40754.2
Thanks, so much! God bless those "fur kids" all. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #40754.3
Did you check out the size of the paws on that lynx? It's still a baby! (EOM) by Don Anderson #40754.4
Which I assume is why she's okay with holding it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40754.4.1
Thank you, Dick. You have again put some good moments into my day. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40754.5
Absolutely. These pics are truly wonderful. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40754.5.1
Every picture is a 10. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40754.6
Oh so cute. (EOM) by John Bono #40754.7
The underlying message is for me, from the salient observation that anilmals, by Bruce Gibbins #40754.8
I told my wife I wanted to be cremated....... by John Bono #40753
Now that's funny assuming she was kidding. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40753.1
My wife told me she wanted to be cremated, because she wanted to by George Schire #40753.2
LOL. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40753.2.1
Sounds like Rodney Dangerfield. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40753.3
My wife has always maintained that I need a fire set under my ass to get anything done. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40753.4
Does she not get that pacing oneself is the secret to a long life??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40753.4.1
LOL. She hasn't caught onto the life style choice I made years ago when by Bruce Gibbins #40753.4.1.1
LOL! Good for you Bruce. (EOM) by John Bono #40753.
Nice to see you have honed your survival skills! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40753.
Good call on modifying....hard to fish with no tackle. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40753.
Thanks for the chuckle. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40753.5
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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40751
As an old member of UAW when working for GM in the 60's by Don Anderson #40751.1
It's always about the dollar. In the end, nothing else seems to matter. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40751.1.1
It has to be; its just so fiercely competitive out there. Sad but reality! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40751.1.1.1
Regretably. These folk know the cost of everything but the value of nothing. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40751.
I would say "these folks" are our modern culture in general. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40751.
Sad but true, Jack. Thank goodness we all here have model cars to help by Bruce Gibbins #40751.
PICs: Which '68? Buick or Mercury by John Bono #40749
Wouldn't you really rather have a Buick? I would! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40749.1
Me too! (EOM) by Brian Cox #40749.1.1
" That's what I tried to tell him " ... Especially in that Color Combo ... Oh Yeah !!!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40749.1.1.1
Mercury for me. Buick styling was fading by this time IMO. by Jack Dodds #40749.2
Tie (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40749.3
Buick! Great color. Smooth styling. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40749.4
Mercury (EOM) by George Burgess #40749.5
When better cars are made. Buick will make them. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40749.6
Buick for me. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40749.7
Buick (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40749.8
Buick although I'm not so keen on these new cars (EOM) by John Roberts #40749.9
Buick. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40749.10
Buick by a small margin. Both are very nice. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40749.11
Mercury, never understood that 'funky' crease/line going down the side of the Buick. Overall, by Duncan Pohl #40749.12
I think that's the 1968 interpretation of the classic Buick "Sweepspear". (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40749.12.1
Tie for me. And yes, both in 1:24 scale would be awesome! (EOM) by George Schire #40749.13
Buick (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40749.14
I'd really rather have the Buick. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40749.15
Buick. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40749.16
Buick by a mile. (EOM) by John Bono #40749.17
Buick. Absolutely. Love the nose. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #40749.18
A magazine advert, from a less cynical time - perhaps now, infra dig. by Bruce Gibbins #40748
Good call. (EOM) by John Bono #40748.1
Less cynical....and classier time. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40748.2
This would get you tarred and feathered today! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40748.3
LOL. I suspect that ad took some flack - even in its time. Those words mean something else to by Frank Kocour #40748.4
Sorry, it's cute but a hoax. by John Kuvakas #40748.5Moderator
You boys should be ASHAMED of yourselves! (EOM) by Don Anderson #40748.5.1
You are onto it, John. I can remember as a kid, being told that, if I moved, or two of us by Bruce Gibbins #40748.5.1.1
Good point, Bruce. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40748.
I just want to know how she got the Pontiac star on her gown. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40748.5.2
Perhaps the result of a camera flash from a piece of Jewlery given to the lady by Bruce Gibbins #40748.5.2.1
If he gave her a matching Pontiac star I think he's got style and some luck coming his way! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40748.
Ask yourself how the “me too” movement would react to this ad. (EOM) by jay walsh #40748.6
I think the term would be "enthusiastically". (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40748.6.1
I would like to believe that, too, but by the look of his eyes by Joop Gisbers #40748.7
Check out this cutaway Corvette, by Dick Johnson #40747
Cool! (EOM) by John Bono #40747.1
..bet it's not worth half as much. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40747.2
Very careless parking (EOM) by John Roberts #40747.3
I get the purpose of it but it is sad to see. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40747.4
PIC: Indian Hills by John Kuvakas #40746Moderator
Lol.....always enjoy these....thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40746.1
I always like these, Thanks. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40746.2
Funny! (EOM) by John Bono #40746.3
that's why I just LOOOOVE the American language.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40746.4
PIC: A couple of original Chryslers, by Dick Johnson #40745
I liked that generation of Imperial. They had huge problems with the fuel injection, though. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40745.1Moderator
I didn't like them. It seemed like a poor attempt to emulate Caddy Seville. by Jack Dodds #40745.1.1
And I'd keep the one with the plaid seats home too. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40745.2
Don't understand the plaid seats. Retro to late 40s Chrysler maybe??? by Jack Dodds #40745.2.1
A reference to the 1941 Chrysler Highlander Jack (EOM) by John Roberts #40745.2.1.1
PIC: A beautiful all original 1949 Hudson, a favorite of mine. by Dick Johnson #40744
I've always loved Hudson's. (EOM) by George Schire #40744.1
Beautiful car. A friend had a 49 Hudson and I used to kid him about owning a chopped Mercury. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40744.2
This truly is a very handsome car. One day..........one day (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40744.3
Beautiful interior! Is all that wood trim real? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40744.4Moderator
Beautiful indeed - but is it two toned and would that be original? (EOM) by John Roberts #40744.5
Yes I believe so John. I like this car more as I get older....hmmm. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40744.5.1
Very nice. (EOM) by John Bono #40744.6
I like it!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40744.7
1949 hudson durability by Alan Dinsmore #40744.8
We lost another one, Mick Jagger, by Dick Johnson #40743
Dick, this is not currently showing up on any of the news feeds. Do you have a reliable source? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40743.1Moderator
No, not true. Mick is still very much alive. This was a "hoax story" deemed bogus earlier this week (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40743.2
The Rolling Stones still have tour dates on the "senior circut." (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40743.2.1
Sorry guys. I should have done more checking first. by Dick Johnson #40743.3
It's OK Dick - he just looks like he shouldn't be around but he's livelier than I am! (EOM) by John Roberts #40743.3.1
PIC: He looks rough around the edges but... by John Kuvakas #40743.3.1.1Moderator
OMG...Keith and Mick could make a fortune endorsing Sunkist Prunes. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40743.
I've always suspected that Keith's body died years ago but the message didn't reach his brain. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40743.
In one of the bands many biographies, this one from the 1970's there is a pic by Bruce Gibbins #40743.
I do really repect Mick for his ability to create and deliver great music by Jack Dodds #40743.3.1.2
Don't forget his ability to create life....8 children with 5 different woman. (EOM) by John Bono #40743.
Which speaks to his tremendous energy. He can afford it I suppose. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40743.
LOL. (EOM) by John Bono #40743.
Yep. Mick's no dummy, a former student at the London School of Economics, by Rick Thompson #40743.
VID: '71 Boss 351 by John Kuvakas #40742Moderator
I loved these Boss cars in '71. This one is gorgeous in red/orange. by Jack Dodds #40742.1
'71 Boss 302 by dennis Brown #40742.2
A Boss Bronco??? Never knew that. An idea before its time. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40742.2.1
VW prototypes, by Dick Johnson #40741
"Look out automotive world...here we come!" (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40741.1
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Bugatti Type 101 by Dick Johnson #40739
So now when a guy tells you how absolutely beautiful a Bugatti is, by Don Anderson #40739.1
I like the white 4dr much more than the blue 2dr. The roof is wrong.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40739.2
How about a Viper with just 34 original miles ? by Dick Johnson #40738
an icon....should go to a good collector. (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40738.1
Awesome cars but I never warmed up to the look; other than the coupe. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40738.2
Some interesting facts, by Dick Johnson #40737
PIC: 1951 and 52 Buick Roadmaster station wagons, by Dick Johnson #40736
It's interesting to see the inner fender of the new 1951 is not painted black. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40736.1
And I once sold a Buick to a priest and wondered where the by Don Anderson #40736.2
Are you sure he didn't say it was from a wealthy sister? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40736.2.1
LOL. Could have been. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40736.2.1.1
Really like the look of this year Buick...all body styles. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40736.3
PIC: A few for your viewing pleasure, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40735
I've enjoyed, Dick. Thanks for posting. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40735.1
Great! Interesting & unusual cars; thanks! Love the Rover! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40735.2
That '37 Mercedes looks a LOT like the '45 VW Beetle. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40735.3
NA (EOM) by Terry Daly #40734
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40733
PIC: 1965 Chevrolet Corvair......... by John Bono #40733.1
I always liked the Corvair and thought it got a bad rap, (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40733.2
I agree - not all rear engined cars handled badly. I had a by John Roberts #40733.2.1
The later Corvairs handled beautifully. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40733.2.1.1Moderator
I had a 1965 Corvir Monza coupe that I drove for over 5 years. Great car wish I had never sold it. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #40733.3
+1Mine was yellow. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40733.3.1
I loved that yellow on all the '65 GM cars! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40733.3.1.1
That 2nd generation design is just gorgeous. Elegant and simple. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40733.4Moderator
I liked the 1st then 2nd generation in that order; but both were great! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40733.4.1
Nader was and still is a complete idiot. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40733.5
And an opportunist IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40733.5.1
I've owned 12 second-generation Corvairs and one first-gen, a '64 by Rick Thompson #40733.6
PICs: Which Pontiac? '61 or '63 by John Bono #40732
Nothing beats a '61 Bubbletop though the '63 is also a nice one. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40732.1
Oh John, you make us choose between two Ponchos. Shame on by Don Anderson #40732.2
I like both, well, maybe the '61 a little bit more. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40732.3
+1. (EOM) by Allan Ording #40732.3.1
Both R Winners ... Each display their own fashion & flavor - I like both (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40732.3.2
I prefer the '63. It seem a lot of people love the '61 Pontiac but I just don't see it. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40732.4
Barry, I'm with you. Not a fan of any of GM's '61 cars. Too many pointy and flip-up fenders on them by George Schire #40732.4.1
George, that's it...I'm sending you to the eye doctor; I'm paying. by Jack Dodds #40732.4.1.1
'61 please, however any full-size Pontiac '61 to '64 is great for me. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40732.5
"61 by a hair. Absolutely love both though...61 thru 64 really.. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40732.6
'63 for me. Those stacked headlights and that color seal the deal. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40732.7
61 for me (EOM) by David Angeloni #40732.8
1963 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40732.9
'61 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40732.10
61 (EOM) by George Burgess #40732.11
1963! Great symmetry in the overall design. Everything flows together. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40732.12
Tie - ‘61 for the bubbletop, ‘63 for color & overall design style... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40732.13
The 61 for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40732.14
Toughest one yet! Love the bubble top, but love all of the 1963. It wins. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40732.15
1961. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40732.15.1
Very much like both but really like that yellow '61 (EOM) by John Roberts #40732.16
I like them both. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40732.17
Another tough call but the '61 has the edge. (EOM) by John Bono #40732.18
'61 for that gorgeous color combo, if nothing else. Like them both, however. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40732.19
And for that Continental pickup you always wanted, by Dick Johnson #40731
Drive it to the city dump and leave it,. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40731.1
LOL...agree. (EOM) by John Bono #40731.1.1
They turned it down. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40731.2
who told you that ?.......... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40731.3
The Dump QC Supervisor....they have limits of crapworthiness too (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40731.3.1
This is so awesome, by Dick Johnson #40730
++++++++ (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40730.1
What a precious picture and advice. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40730.2
+ 1 .... If only 1/2 the world would embrace this (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40730.2.1
PIC: Seen at a Citroen car show and I am trying to find out more about these, by Dick Johnson #40729
Norev makes a DS 19 in 1/12 scale. by David Crowe #40729.1
Dick - fair warning. If you go to this site better give Ilene your wallet. There six pages of them (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40729.1.1
Nice for sure....but hard on shelf space! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40729.2
PIC: Time travel? by John Kuvakas #40728Moderator
LOL ! (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40728.1
???? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40728.2
Check the tenses ;) (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40728.2.1Moderator
Of course! Can't believe I missed it. Lol. Very good one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40728.2.1.1
Thinking back, I thought it was pretty funny. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40728.3
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40728.3.1
I will have to think I didn't like it... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40728.4
I felt the same way tomorrow. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40728.4.1Moderator
I was too dim to get this today and I may be again yesterday. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40728.4.1.1
I liked it! But then, it was from another time. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40728.5
Caption this. by Dick Johnson #40727
That is the submersible option. Up front you have the floating by Don Anderson #40727.1
It didn't make it back to the future. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40727.2
PIC: Check out this idea for a T-Bird, by Dick Johnson #40726
A Thundertang! I love it. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40726.1
A Mustbird.. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40726.1.1
Very nicely done, this is a beauty. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40726.2
+1 Best one so far! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40726.2.1
Is it okay if I just walk right by it? Don't like it! (EOM) by George Schire #40726.3
Oh wow! Some talented body man should make this one. It's a winner. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40726.4
Very Cooool !!! Would be a winner even today! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40726.5
PIC: A variety, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40725
That Seville roadster reminded me of a shop in Florida that used by Don Anderson #40725.1
I can't believe someone drilled holes in the front fenders and put those mirrors by Bob Jackman #40725.1.1
Love them all except the stubby Seville. Great selection! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40725.2
That 57 Bel Air green is a shade I've never seen on it before. Nice! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40725.3
PIC: 1929 Packard all original. Bought new by a Packard employee who gave it by Dick Johnson #40724
A true classic! If you look closely at the radiator/grill outline (pic) by David Holcombe #40724.1
Here is an interesting article on Frank Lloyd Wrights collection of by Dick Johnson #40723
For an update on the Arbib 1948 Packard, see below #40713.5.1 (EOM) by David Holcombe #40722
PIC: The largest flag ever made displayed proudly over Hoover Dam by Dick Johnson #40721
Absolutely beautiful. Takes my breath away. I fly the flag every day weather permitting. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40721.1
Looks fantastic! Go big or go home! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40721.2
God Bless the USA!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40721.3
Chain saw carving, by Dick Johnson #40720
Incredible talent. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40720.1
+1 Incredible! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40720.1.1
What they said. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40720.1.1.1
Apartment building in Amsterdam by Dick Johnson #40719
Very well done! Their use of vegetation really would improve the experience. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40719.1
Want ad: Gardner Required. Must not be afraid of heights. Rock climbing by Bruce Gibbins #40719.2
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40719.2.1
very good! (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #40719.2.2
LOL. No kidding. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40719.2.3
There is an apartment buiding in Scottsdale Arizona that uses that theme. It's not quite as by Frank Kocour #40719.3
Just some fun, by Dick Johnson #40718
PIC: 1956 DeSoto, by Dick Johnson #40717
The 55 & 56 are the best DeSotos IMO. The color really suits it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40717.1
Beautiful! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40717.2
Wow, beautiful colors on a great looking car! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40717.3
Delightful and Delovely! The distinctive star of the Forward Look in the medium-priced field. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40717.4
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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40715
PIC: 1939 Maybach SW38..... by John Bono #40715.1
Thanks for this....all new to me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40715.2
A patient pays a visit to his doctor....(get ready to groan)... by John Roberts #40714
Haa... Haa... (Nelson Muntz's laugh) For those who don't know. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40714.1
Haa...Haa... #2 (Pic)... by Ralf Buyer #40714.1.1
Hahaha.....I LOVE the Simpsons....very cerebral show. Lol. My wife by Jack Dodds #40714.1.1.1
HA HA ... I know Nelson ( Simpsons ) "VERY WELL" (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40714.1.2
??? (EOM) by steve kiraly #40714.2
"Symptons" - "Simpsons" (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40714.2.1Moderator
Never watch the Simpsons, thanks John for explaining this one, I had no clue. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40714.2.1.1
No problem, Bruce. They were definitely an acquired taste. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40714.
Oh!!!! Very subtle, but very funny now that I get it !!! (EOM) by steve kiraly #40714.2.2
groan (EOM) by John Bono #40714.3
He must have gone to the VA. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40714.4
One more Packard! (PIC) by David Holcombe #40713
Not sure I've ever seen this one. Cool 1948 hardtop! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40713.1
Nice car. I rarely like these bathtub Packards, but this one here and the one below by Bruce Gibbins #40713.2
I'm with you Bruce. These big Packards have grown on me. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40713.2.1
Yeah...kind of like skin tags. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40713.2.1.1
One I haven't seen either. Richard Arbib's work for Henney... by John Roberts #40713.3
(PICS) Yes, yes I have......... by Christopher Moroni #40713.3.1
Strange isn't it? Prefer the base model - Metropolitan... by John Roberts #40713.3.1.1
I was really surprised when I realized how very many Nash by Jack Dodds #40713.
Not for me. The lower trim looks "stuck on". Reminds me of a Grand Am...yuk. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40713.4
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40713.4.1
A Convertible version of this was found and rescued not long ago. If you Google, it will come.... (EOM) by Dave VanderWal #40713.5
Many thanks, Dave. I found it! And more! And a fine Gear Head article. (PICs) by David Holcombe #40713.5.1
John just posted Packard and Nash streamliners below, so here is (PIC) by David Holcombe #40712
Ridin in style! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40712.1
I wonder what those center arm "switches" are for? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40712.2
PICs: Which Chevrolet? '60 or '62 by John Bono #40711
The 62 for me. It is the best looking Chevy of the 60's, along with the 65. (EOM) by George Schire #40711.1
'62 please, second best looking [full size]Chevy after the '55. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40711.2
Agree 100% (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40711.2.1
Sergio....we NEED a'62 Impala from Goldvarg !!! Major hit....can't miss! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40711.2.1.1
'60. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40711.3
I very much prefer the '60. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40711.4
Agree - 60 for me too. (EOM) by John Roberts #40711.4.1
‘60 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40711.4.2
1962 much more refined IMO. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40711.5
60 (EOM) by George Burgess #40711.6
Like both but the 62 gets the nod. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40711.6.1
This may be the toughest call yet. A razor thin win for the '60. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40711.7
'60 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40711.8
1962 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40711.9
If you're a '60s leaning guy, you'll take the 62. If you're more into '50s cars you'll like the 60. by John Kuvakas #40711.10Moderator
The '62. My first car in 1970. Wish I still had it. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40711.11
I like em both! But I give the nod to the 1962. Especially with a 409!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40711.12
Like them both but the 60 is a much more interesting-looking car! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40711.13
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40711.13.1
The 60 over th 62. My preference is 61,60,63,62,64,66,65,67. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40711.14
PICs: Which '49? What night is it??? Friday night is bath night.:) Nash or Packard by John Bono #40710
Packard for the real car. Both please in 1:24 scale. Great pics! (EOM) by George Schire #40710.1
Packard please, never cared for either style though. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40710.2
+1 Agree. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40710.2.1
Packard. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40710.3
Packard for me too but as bathtubs go I think Hudson is by far the best looking. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40710.4
Out of these two cars I would today choose the Packard. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40710.5
Two of the last expressions of "streamlining." Packard is my favorite, by David Holcombe #40710.6
Packard. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40710.7
+1 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40710.7.1
Tie. I have models of both in 1/43 scale. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40710.8
Packard (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40710.9
Packard! The grill is very stylish. The skirts make the car flow well. Never liked the closed front by Tim Kubiak #40710.10
Love them both, so...both! (EOM) by John Roberts #40710.11
I don't care for them so I'll take a taxi. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40710.12
I don't care for them so I'll take a taxi. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40710.13
The more luxurious Packard gets my pick. (EOM) by John Bono #40710.14
Caption these two, by Dick Johnson #40709
1. Oh BALLS!. 2. I couldn't tell what color the door was last night when we were getting dressed. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40709.1
I hope the Miata is PS....no one could be that stupid ...surely! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40709.2
In what ever places these horrors reside. I'm as pleased as punch that by Bruce Gibbins #40709.3
1. Busty Russell's daily driver. 2. Junk yard art 101. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40709.4
PIC: An assortment of trucks, by Dick Johnson #40708
Wouldn't the nail picker be more effective if the magnet were in front? (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40708.1
I thought the same thing. Wouldn't make sense to drive backwards. ???? (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40708.1.1
If so they might have snagged that bumper and smacked it into the oil pan or worse. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40708.1.2
Extend the picker unit 6 feet out in front. Saves on flat tires! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40708.1.3
Love the "Bull Dog" Mack. (EOM) by John Bono #40708.2
Well here in Everett, Washington we are getting some major snow fall by Dick Johnson #40707
Sounds rough, Dick. Here in the southern Appalachians (PIC) of western NC, we have by David Holcombe #40707.1
Sounds like light a fire and stay at home kind of weather. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40707.2
PIC: 1958 Impala, great color, by Dick Johnson #40706
Rare to see this color on an Impala back in the day....here at least. by Jack Dodds #40706.1
Great color indeed, and what a gorgeous car the '58 Impala is, one of the all-time greats! by Barry Levittan #40706.2
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40706.2.1
PIC: some Citroen 2 CV's, by Dick Johnson #40705
Right, Sure! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40705.1
In one of my 2CVs I made a small sign to fit on the dash... by John Roberts #40705.2
Lol. Could be a little of each??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40705.2.1
Something we can all do LOL, by Dick Johnson #40704
PIC: A few for your viewing pleasure, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40703
The 63 Olds Starfire is a knockout! (EOM) by George Schire #40703.1
The last Kaiser is still special! If there had only been a V8 under that hood. . . (EOM) by David Holcombe #40703.2
I'll take the '61 Bel Air. Love it!! (EOM) by Jim Schultz #40703.3
If I had to pick one, it would be this. (EOM) by John Bono #40703.3.1
"57 Buick convert. for me! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40703.4
Since no one else wanted it I'll take that '76 Chrysler! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40703.5
..me too. But I wish it had a sunroof. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40703.5.1
VIDEO: A great talent and song by Conway Twitty a real trip back in time, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40702
Favorite by Robert Enos #40702.1
A great song but tough to do. You must have some incredible range! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40702.1.1Moderator
A great song. Brings back memories of teenage angst and bedroom brooding. by Bruce Gibbins #40702.2
VIDs: Here's Glen Campbell's version. It's another great one! by John Kuvakas #40702.2.1Moderator
Glen Campbell was the best. So sad he's gone. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40702.2.1.1
How to service the underside of a Scoda, must translate if you can. by Dick Johnson #40701
I can only translate Skoda and that means "too bad" ... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40701.1
Those carriages must have been laying all over the highways just in case one had a flat. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40701.2
Jack Dodds and Joop Gispers, Please see the answer to your questions by Dick Johnson #40700
if possible, please send more pictures, Dick... by Joop Gisbers #40700.1
I really wish I could. I had several pictures of it inside and out and by Dick Johnson #40700.1.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40699Moderator
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40698
Very interesting Michael. An often forgotten fact is... by John Roberts #40698.1
PIC: A favorite.1954 Jaguar XK120 Competition...... by John Bono #40698.1.1
Beautiful. I love the color. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40698.1.1.1
OOOOhhhh! Lovely!!!! (EOM) by John Roberts #40698.1.1.2
Absolutely gorgeous! The XK120, 140 and the E-Type are styling perfection. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40698.1.1.3
I just posted pictures of my newest model on Forum 43. Does anyone recognize the 1:1? by David Holcombe #40697
No bells ringing David. But looking on the 43rd page I note that this is a by Bruce Gibbins #40697.1
1941 Chrysler Thunderbolt. (EOM) by John Bono #40697.2
PICs..... by Jerry Gorsuch #40697.2.1
David, this picture is a red car while your model in Forum 43 is by Don Anderson #40697.3
Chrysler had LeBaron/ Briggs built 4 (or 5 or 6, depending upon by David Holcombe #40697.3.1
PICs: Which Packard? '53 or '55 by John Bono #40696
'55. Though not visible in the pic I love the "cathedral" taillights. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40696.1
'53. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40696.2
'53 is better of the 2; but not a fan of the Connie. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40696.3
+ 1 ... I agree 100% (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40696.3.1
In different ways, both are really great. I just can't make a choice. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40696.4
'53 just seems a llittle more classic to me. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40696.5
These two pix show the '53 as a pretty snazzy car. Continuing on with by Bruce Gibbins #40696.6
Caribbean colours. I've been restoring a Minimarque recently... by John Roberts #40696.6.1
The 55 for me. But would love the 53 in 1:24 scale (without the Butt Wart). (EOM) by George Schire #40696.7
Love both but '53 just pips it. Thought the Continental kit was stock? (EOM) by John Roberts #40696.8
Yes, Connie kit was stock. (EOM) by John Bono #40696.8.1
The '53 is gorgeous, but the Connie Kit ruins it, so today it's the '55... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40696.9
'53 please. I'm a sucker for those open rear wheel arches. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40696.10
1953 for me. The three things I love about the 53 are the continental by Bob Jackman #40696.10.1
+1 big time. Pure class. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40696.10.1.1
1953. Great color. The right amount of chrome. Classic grill. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40696.11
1955 looks miles better to me. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40696.12
1953. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40696.13
Both are gorgeous, but the more classic '53 gets my pick. (EOM) by John Bono #40696.14
OK Dick ... You can have the FORUM back ... Supper Time is calling me ... LOL (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40695
How many diecast cars would this buy ??? by Dennis Mong #40694
Whatever floats your boat. (EOM) by John Bono #40694.1
Well...its gold like the grille and caps on a 50s DeSoto.... by Jack Dodds #40694.2
Well, I dunno, the design doesn't seem very aerodynamic but it probably rolls good. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40694.3
IMHO good investments....as long as they are mint, as yours surely is... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #40694.4
*** MECUM *** The Yellow Neon sign is my favorite & I got seriously outbid ( pix ) by Dennis Mong #40693
Wow...big coin....nostalgia is alive and well in this area! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40693.1
You scared me Dennis....at first I thought you had bid on a Dodge Neon !! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40693.2
LOL .... I like your Friday early morning humor to start my day ... Thank you (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40693.2.1
*** MECUM *** had this for sale last month ... ( pic ) by Dennis Mong #40692
It looks modern.....???? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40692.1
Yes ... You have a good eye ... It is a repop ... ( Reproduction ) ... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40692.1.1
Anybody invest in GOLD .... ? ( pic ) by Dennis Mong #40691
Nothing left to spare after model collecting! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40691.1
Too true. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #40691.1.1
Did Chryco always have a shade of purple in their car lineup each year? by Jack Dodds #40690
I don't think so. Other than "Plum Crazy" in the 70s, I can't picture any MOPAR in purple. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40690.1
I recall purple '56 DeSoto & Dodge, '58 Plymouth 59 DeSoto, ..I'm by Jack Dodds #40690.1.1
1956 Dodge:LaFemme was two shades of lavender. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #40690.2
My research shows the following......... by Jerry Gorsuch #40690.3
Thanks for the feedback guys! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40690.3.1
I just don't understand what the problem is, by Dick Johnson #40689
Sometimes hearing difficulties can be a blessing...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40689.1
X2 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40689.2
"Selective hearing" comes in handy. (EOM) by John Bono #40689.3
What? (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40689.3.1
What did you say? (EOM) by John Bono #40689.3.1.1
We have 8 kids because my wife is hard of hearing. At bedtime I would ask her r u going to sleep (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40689.4
Or what. She would say what? (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40689.4.1
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40689.4.1.1
I am going to put on my man pants today, by Dick Johnson #40688
Watch out for those splinters!! (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40688.1
Not to mention termites! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40688.1.1
OUCH! (EOM) by John Bono #40688.1.2
Believe it or not I did own this car for a while, by Dick Johnson #40687
did you really own that car, Dick ? by Joop Gisbers #40687.1
Wow, they make a model of everything. Well, almost. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40687.1.1
What year of lincoln was under there Dick? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40687.2
Yes I really did have The Car for a short time. by Dick Johnson #40687.2.1
PIC: A few for your viewing pleasure, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40686
All are very nice! The Bonnevilles are absolutely gorgeous! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40686.1
For sure! And the '56 Mercury is my fave of the bunch. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40686.1.1
My favorites are the 56 Lincoln followed closely by the 56 Mercury. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40686.2
+1 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40686.2.1
56 Lincoln was a beauty....ruined in '57....destroyed in '58. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40686.2.2
The 56 Oldsmobile is a Starfire!! (EOM) by George Burgess #40686.3
The '58 Olds should be locked in its garage and never let out. by Don Anderson #40686.4
Lol. Its one of the very few cars of that era that I disliked by Jack Dodds #40686.4.1
I agree with both Don and Jack's comments. The owner must have run into by Bob Jackman #40686.4.1.1
Its nose looks like someone grabbed it by the Connie and twisted. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40686.4.2
I'll take the fire chief Pontiac. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40686.5
All nice. (EOM) by John Bono #40686.6
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auction Closing Today #40685Moderator
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40684
He also built the Firestone country club in 1929. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40684.1
PICs: Which '66? Ford or Plymouth by John Bono #40683
Easy for me today, Plymouth. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40683.1
Ahhhh..the 7 LITRE Galaxie XL (EOM) by dennis Brown #40683.2
+1. no contest tonight. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40683.2.1
+1 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40683.2.1.1
++1 (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40683.
Two excellent choices. I take the big block Ford. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40683.3Moderator
+1 (EOM) by David Angeloni #40683.3.1
Great looking Ford (EOM) by William McElfresh #40683.4
One of the best looking Fords of that era!! (EOM) by William McElfresh #40683.5
+1 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40683.5.1
Agree! Love the roof line in particular. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40683.5.2
Hard choice, but this Mopar guy is going with the Ford. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40683.6
The gorgeous Ford thank you. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40683.7
Plymouth, but the 7.0L engine is awfully tempting. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40683.8
Ford! It has a less cluttered look. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40683.9
Ford (EOM) by George Burgess #40683.10
tough choice, but stylewise the Plymouth by a nose. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40683.11
Hard to believe that Plymouth is the same brand as the '62. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40683.11.1Moderator
I thought the same about the lovely '64 vs. '62. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40683.11.1.1
Neither as nice as their '65 predecessors. I'll take Plymouth. If it was '65, Ford by a nose. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40683.12
7-Litre (EOM) by David Larsen #40683.13
Plymouth for it's less cluttered look. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40683.14
PLYMOUTH all the way. After 1964, Ford took the ugly road. (EOM) by George Schire #40683.15
The stunning and powerful 7L Ford for me....no contest at all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40683.16
The Ford has this edge in this round. (EOM) by John Bono #40683.17
Said to be Americas most beautiful roadster by Dick Johnson #40682
Its a beauty but personally there are many others I like much more. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40682.1
+1 (EOM) by David Angeloni #40682.1.1
Why brown? (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40682.2
Why not? I have visited George Poteet's collection in Holly Springs, Mississippi. by Bob Jackman #40682.2.1
Maybe it looks better in person, but from where I'm sitting it doesn't do much for me. (EOM) by John Bono #40682.3
So did they ever find the guy who said it was America's most ..... by Don Anderson #40682.3.1
If stock, possibly, ruined, not. Just my opinion. (EOM) by John Roberts #40682.4
PIC: I like this show winner too. by Bruce Gibbins #40682.5
I like this one much better - the rear end is beyond "sexy"... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40682.5.1
Surely a work of art, but the color is dreadful! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40682.6
It's the right make, model and year but I can't pick just one as the best. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40682.7
Someone posted the finalists on Facebook. There was a '32 highboy I much preferred to the others. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40682.8
America's most beautiful - Ridler Award by Marilyn Stormans #40682.9
Very pretty sunny skies and 72 degrees Central Florida ... Great Vacation Place (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40681
Here in Everett, Washington we have 27 degrees and by Dick Johnson #40681.1
70 with clouds and light drizzle here in wide awake Wylie, Tx (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40681.2
We broke a record today in Jackson, Ms at 81 degrees. Expected by Bob Jackman #40681.3
Just what I suspected. Somebody gave that groundhog some weed. (EOM) by Don Anderson #40681.3.1
*** R O T F L M A O *** ... Dude - That was priceless !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40681.3.1.1
Lol....good one! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40681.3.1.2
PIC: A young kid makes a flag out of toy Soldier's painted red white and blue, by Dick Johnson #40680
Wow, that is impressive! (EOM) by Al Dorado #40680.1
That is EXTREMELY impressive .... I am deeply touched (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40680.2
Now that is beautiful!! (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40680.3
That's GREAT! (EOM) by John Bono #40680.4
Joke of the day, by Dick Johnson #40679
PIC: Some low mileage originals, by Dick Johnson #40678
Now I'm not talking from second hand here, but few Chevrolet by Don Anderson #40678.1
I have owned three Vega GT's and really like them. Never had a problem with mine. by Dick Johnson #40678.1.1
So, be glad you didn't get one. One of my best friends was a Chevy by Don Anderson #40678.1.1.1
The Cosworth Vega was another case of taking too long to get it to market by John Kuvakas #40678.
Love that Buick! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40678.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40677Moderator
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40676
PIC: 2009 Honda Insight by John Bono #40676.1
My wife and I have driven a hybrid for several years, and I am more by David Holcombe #40676.1.1
An Oldsmobile Ambulance and Hearse from Downunder. by Bruce Gibbins #40675
PICs: Which '63? Cadillac or Lincoln by John Bono #40674
I'll walk by the void of any style Lincoln every time. CADILLAC for me please! (EOM) by George Schire #40674.1
When did this site turn to boats. Tooo opulent for my beer wallet. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40674.2
Continental by a lean, clean mile. Never cared for the '63-'64 Caddy. (EOM) by steve kiraly #40674.3
^^ what he said. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40674.3.1
Continental by a wide margin but I do like the Caddy... (EOM) by David Angeloni #40674.4
I like the Caddy but it looks too much like it just can't let go of the fifties. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40674.5Moderator
Cadillac because it's a Fleetwood. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40674.6
I've always considered the '63 Lincoln to be the best looking luxury automobile of that era. (EOM) by dennis Brown #40674.7
I think they got it just right in 1961 for its maiden year, but they are all beautiful. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40674.7.1
+1 Agree the '61 is the best. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40674.7.1.1
Lincoln for me; clean crisp style. Prefer the nose treatment of the 62 Caddy to the 63. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40674.8
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40674.8.1
Cadillac. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40674.9
Caddy (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40674.9.1
WOW .... That GREEN Caddy sure does melt my heart ... CADDY all the way baby by Dennis Mong #40674.10
But I still keep glancing back on that Lincoln .... Both could live in my garage with no problems (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40674.10.1
They're both evolutions of styles that started in '61. The Caddy evolved more significantly. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40674.11
Lincoln! Very stylish. Love the suicide doors. The Caddy isn't bad either. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40674.12
Lincoln (EOM) by George Burgess #40674.13
Lincoln. Caddy is OK, but the design is too 50-ish for an early 60's car. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40674.14
My parents had one just like that Lincoln... really one of the best looking cars of that era... (EOM) by William McElfresh #40674.15
Lincoln Continental (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40674.16
Lincoln for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40674.17
Caddy, for sure! (EOM) by Jim Schultz #40674.18
Today Cadillac gets the nod. (EOM) by John Bono #40674.19
When these two, the Caddie and the Lincoln came out I was just between college years and the Army by Don Anderson #40674.19.1
Cadillac. Like them both but that is one of my favorite year Cadillacs! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40674.20
Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40673
Last pic brings tears of happiness to my heart ... very touching ... at least to me. by Dennis Mong #40673.1
What a great, kindhearted kid! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40673.1.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40673.1.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40673.1.1.2
+3 (EOM) by John Bono #40673.1.1.3
Love those Shepherd pups. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40673.2
Love those baby dogs. (EOM) by John Bono #40673.3
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auction Closing Today #40672Moderator
VIDEO: This is crazy, just because you can doesn't mean you should, by Dick Johnson #40671
This may be the dumbest automotive thing I have ever seen. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40671.1
LOL, that's funny ! Pretty clever. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40671.2
I don't know, the word "why" comes to mind. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40671.3
PIC: A beautiful lady, remember her ? by Dick Johnson #40670
Just as stunning today ... as she was WAY back then ... BEAUTIFUL !! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40670.1
" Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn " (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40670.1.1
A truly great star. **Alert**: GWTW will be shown in Cinemark/Century theaters 2/28 & 3/3! by Al Dorado #40670.2
Modern stars pale by comparison. Classy lady! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40670.3
And sister of movie actress, Joan Fontaine. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40670.4
And they were estranged for many decades; until Joan's death I believe. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40670.4.1
fantastic, what a great post thanks Dick (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #40670.5
*** MECUM started 2019 with $133.8 M in sales *** ... So by Dennis Mong #40669
Man, I sure hope you're right Dennis. Great news! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40669.1
I just need a big hug, by Dick Johnson #40668
" Humans are very boney - But they are great snack treats " (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40668.1
Awwwwwww, nice kitty cat! (EOM) by Al Dorado #40668.2
Cat is thinking; "I hope this skinny moron is at least tasty." (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40668.3
The guy is clearly French. Have they no shame? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40668.4
?????? You lost me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40668.4.1
Rightly or wrongly the French have a reputation of being by Bruce Gibbins #40668.4.1.1
Ohhhhhhh ... I see what you're saying ... I was wondering what that was about ... I get it now (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40668.
+1 Gotcha. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40668.
Some clever ways to park your bike, by Dick Johnson #40667
The first one needs several "storage wheels" on that axle to maximize numbers. by Jack Dodds #40667.1
Unique power unit on the first one. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40667.1.1
PIC: I think I could get used to this real easy, how about you ? by Dick Johnson #40666
Dunno...between the water, rocks, fire and liquor a guy could get really hurt. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40666.1
Funny how you never mentioned the other thing that could put a hurt'n on a guy in that environment (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40666.1.1
LOL. I don't think I needed to............ (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40666.1.1.1
Ha Ha Ha ... LOL .... ( wink - wink ) & ( a small nod ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40666.
"A wink's as good as a nod to a blind man"....to quote Monty Python (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40666.
Maybe. I prefer something much lighter than all that stone. Yet on the other by Bruce Gibbins #40666.2
Hope it has an alarm to warn the bather when they fall asleep and go under. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40666.3
PIC: Now you see there really is a heaven on earth, a private collection of Citroens, by Dick Johnson #40665
That is the best I have ever seen Citroens look! Quite colorful. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40665.1
Lol. I take it the Citroen is not one of your fave cars? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40665.1.1
MY very favorite, there is nothing better than a Citroen DS 21. by Dick Johnson #40665.1.1.1
Too bad they're covered; it would be great to see the various body styles. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40665.2
Is this a collection or a delivery area? Makes no sense to cover a collection. It's like having by Frank Kocour #40665.3
Lol. Unless of course the surgery failed. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40665.3.1
PIC: It's a Porsche, by Dick Johnson #40664
Oh noooooo.....SACRILEGE!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40664.1
+ 1 ... Some cars ... ARE NOT meant to be a hearse - And that is one of them ! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40664.1.1
Hearse to that Dennis! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40664.1.1.1
This car has halved the death rate. Anyone seeing it is too scared to die (EOM) by John Roberts #40664.2
LOL. The ultimate embarrassment...being transported in that thing! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40664.2.1
And a laugh for the day, by Dick Johnson #40663
Haha....good one. I would pay good money to see that class react. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40663.1
OMGoodness ... Priceless ... I bet it got really quite in that classroom .... HA HA HA (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40663.2
LOL ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40663.3
THat's how I used to keep order...along with a baseball bat of course (EOM) by John Roberts #40663.4
Your car history by Alan Dinsmore #40662
Pic: Not thoughts but actual cars. 1948 Dodge Custom, 1950 Austin A-40. I was 15 to 18 years old. by Bruce Parsons #40662.1
1954 Cadillac, it was my grandfather's car & I was 11 years old. (EOM) by George Burgess #40662.1.1
PIC: I don't think that car ownership worked out quite like that for me. by Bruce Gibbins #40662.1.2
The first new car I drooled over was the 56 Mercury Montclair. Never ended up with one. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40662.1.2.1
Agree with this one.....awesome car! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.
How old is the car in the pic Bruce? It looks in great shape! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.1.2.2
The pic was snapped in 1967, Jack. So the car was 31 years old at the time. by Bruce Gibbins #40662.
Amazing condition for its age. Wonder if it survived? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.
The A40 - that's a British car and a long way from home, Bruce. Do you know its story? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40662.1.3
I was five years old... by John Kuvakas #40662.2Moderator
Loved your thoughts John. It's nice to remember folks who took time by Bob Jackman #40662.2.1
You are so right about the importance of such people who take the by Jack Dodds #40662.2.1.1
People who take the time by Alan Dinsmore #40662.
My gosh...imagine trading in a stunning '56 Imperial for a '58 Lincoln !!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.2.2
My uncle had a '47 Windsor. I was impressed with the dash and parking brake. My 1st true love..... by John Bono #40662.3
47 Chrysler...jukebox grille.....and dash! The coupe was kinda cool. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.3.1
My first love (car) was a '40 Ford coupe. It was also my first real car. You've already seen the pic by Andy Sixsmith #40662.4
We forget stuff....show us the pic. Please. (EOM) by John Bono #40662.4.1
+1 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.4.1.1
PIC - OK, you asked for it. by Andy Sixsmith #40662.
Thanks! Sure wish I'd kept such pics. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.
Thanks Andy.....a great pic. (EOM) by John Bono #40662.
When I was a 8 or 9 I saw a photo of a 1959 Cadillac. When I was 36 I bought a Coupe de Ville. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40662.5
A Bantam like my folks. I honestly grew up thinking that a Bantam was normal and all the others by Dick Johnson #40662.6
1961 Imperial convertible. I was 5 when they came out. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40662.7
I will never forget first seeing THOSE HEADLIGHTS! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.7.1
The first car I recall loving was at age 5. It was a blue and white '55 Bel-Air 2drht. by Jack Dodds #40662.8
PIC: '55 Chevy was my first car. It looked like this one..... by John Bono #40662.8.1
(PIC) 1949 Cadillac Club Coupe. Still my all time favorite classic automobile. by Al Dorado #40662.9
Hard to believe that, compared to others, this stunning design was done in 1949! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40662.9.1
When I was a kid, my uncle drove a 1967 Buick Electra 225 sedan. I loved that car. by Miles Germain #40662.10
A Buick 225. That's a deuce and a quarter. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40662.10.1
PICs: Which Dodge? '55 or '57 by John Bono #40661
Not even a contest on this one. 55 DODGE! After '56 Dodge went butt ugly for a couple of years. (EOM) by George Schire #40661.1
George, back in the day I really disliked the 57 to 62 Dodge and by Jack Dodds #40661.1.1
Nicely said, Jack. But, let's not take it too far with those bathtub Nashes ;) (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40661.1.1.1Moderator
Lol. It ends with the first Nash equipped with the Continental kit. Full stop! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40661.
'55. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40661.2
57... a breakthrough in the future of the Forward Look Design (EOM) by William McElfresh #40661.3
'Tween these two - it's the '55. The '57 runs a close, very close second place. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40661.4
The styling is so far apart its apples vs. oranges for me. "55 by a hair. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40661.5
Must mention that the tri-color gives it a big boost. Love that feature. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40661.5.1
Gotta go with the longer, lower, wider '57. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40661.6Moderator
+1. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40661.6.1
+2 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40661.6.2
Hey...just a thought...can I vote for the Canadian '55 Plodge? Didn't think so. lol! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40661.7
Or perhaps the Plysoto? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40661.7.1
Thankfully Canada didn't get the Plysoto...that was in Europe, I believe. by Jack Dodds #40661.7.1.1
All American cars assembled in NZ were Canadian in origin. by Bruce Gibbins #40661.
I never saw any Plysotos or anything like the pic you show on Canadian by Jack Dodds #40661.
Jack. A very brief response to your last post. by Bruce Gibbins #40661.
Done! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40661.
Love 'em both for different reasons so a tie for me. (EOM) by John Roberts #40661.8
'57 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40661.9
'55, please. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40661.10
55 (EOM) by George Burgess #40661.11
'57 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40661.12
57 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40661.13
1957! Sleek and new compared to the '55 (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40661.14
the gorgeous sleek and beautiful Forward Look 57. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #40661.15
55. The 55 Dodge and 56 Chrysler St. Regis are the first cars I by Bob Jackman #40661.16
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40661.16.1
I can't pick just one, both are on my favorite list. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40661.17
The 1957 with it's fabulous Fight Sweep fins! (EOM) by Al Dorado #40661.18
'57 (EOM) by David Larsen #40661.19
Tough call......going with the '55. (EOM) by John Bono #40661.20
PIC: Might a Corvette Targa be coming our way? by John Kuvakas #40660Moderator
Have you placed your order John? (EOM) by David Angeloni #40660.1
I'm trying to get a line on a 10 year old one. I may be able to afford that! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40660.1.1Moderator
This body design doesn't resemble a Corvette any more. No thanks. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40660.2
Will they take houses as trade-ins? (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40660.3
Only if the roof comes off. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40660.3.1Moderator
Darn...if only I'd known. I had a couple of those during my first marriage. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40660.3.1.1
With the cut back at GM they apparently fired the designers and decided to just copy a by Bob Jackman #40660.4
I owned a Corvette targa - 1986 model. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40660.5
All current C7 coupes (2014 - present) have the targa (removable) roof. (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40660.6
PIC: How cold is it ? by Dick Johnson #40659
Wow....those poor folks. Hope they have somewhere to go til its over. by Jack Dodds #40659.1
Have a feeling it was unoccupied. Somone forgot to turn off the water when they turned down the heat (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40659.2
Whoa! That's cold! In Ohio we always put antifreeze in the radiator. But when I moved to Phoenix by Frank Kocour #40659.3
I recall being surprised at the yearly range of weather in Flagstaff. by Jack Dodds #40659.3.1
Makes a lovely chandelier (EOM) by jay walsh #40659.4
PIC: A variety of fuse's for the electrical system, by Dick Johnson #40658
Ha ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40658.1
The Fire Department phone number should be included. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40658.2
LOL! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40658.3
Reminds me of a life's story of a buddy of mine. He worked for the telco company.... by Jerry Gorsuch #40658.4
Change his shorts and say a prayer of thanks I suspect. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40658.4.1
PIC: 1963 Ford Cortina GT Coupe by Ogle. Only two were built and one by Dick Johnson #40657
Doesn't come close in looks to the original look....which I LOVE. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40657.1
The original white and green Lotus Cortina is one of my favorite cars. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40657.1.1
This design looks a bit awkward and home built. Probably best left at that. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40657.2
I saw this car at the Earls Court Motor Show in London... by John Roberts #40657.3
To me the original Lotus Cortina (or GT for that matter) and the first by Jack Dodds #40657.3.1
PIC: This is sure different, by Dick Johnson #40656
Good one, Dick. It's all in the perspective. (pics) by David Holcombe #40656.1
Speaking of boat traffic....... by John Bono #40656.2
Inquiring minds want to know...where was the last photo taken? (EOM) by David Angeloni #40656.2.1
Miami boat show? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40656.2.1.1Moderator
Close....Ft. Fauderdale boat show. (EOM) by John Bono #40656.
Drat! I was too far south! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40656.
The occasional Union General was reported as muttering the very same thing, John. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40656.
LOL!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40656.
DON'T NOBODY PULL THE PLUG! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40656.3
Those must be what they call "flying boats", I guess? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40656.4
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40655
It seems there were several important junctures where Old Henry by Jack Dodds #40655.1
How about a smile or a laugh for the day ? Something on the lighter side, by Dick Johnson #40654
Awww Man !!! .... I'm going to die !!!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40654.1
Me too Dennis; not just yet though, God willing. I have models to collect! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40654.1.1
I can relate to the first one. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40654.2
Lol. The upside is at least you get some quality time to yourself. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40654.2.1
+1. I think I've tried that. I think Cathy said that. LOL. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40654.2.2
Those are great Dick...hope you don't mind if I share a few on facebook? (EOM) by David Angeloni #40654.3
No not at all. enjoy (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40654.3.1
New York in the 30's a sea of mens hats. by Dick Johnson #40653
What an industry to have been in ... Captured Customers (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40653.1
Not only hats, but men wore suits and overcoats when the weather called for it. I remember going... by John Bono #40653.2
Times change of course; sometimes not at all for the better. Dress by Jack Dodds #40653.2.1
John, I identify. Recently I attended the funeral of a close relative. Not having owned a suit in by Frank Kocour #40653.2.2
Yes Frank, the fabric of our society has unraveled. (EOM) by John Bono #40653.2.2.1
.....appropriate choice of words. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40653.
From this angle they look like a load of pop rivets - just my skewed way of looking at things! (EOM) by John Roberts #40653.3
Wonder why there are no mom rivets? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40653.3.1Moderator
Moms were at home cooking and caring for the children. (EOM) by John Bono #40653.3.1.1
For the record, those are called "rivettes". (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40653.3.1.2
Ha! Nice one John (EOM) by John Roberts #40653.3.1.3
LOL.....you're right! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40653.3.2
OH this modern technology just baffles me, I need help with this, by Dick Johnson #40652
Its not a drone....its a busted mag spoke wheel. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40652.1
It's the handle off a submarine dive valve. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40652.1.1
PIC: A 1974 Continental Town Coupe all original. by Dick Johnson #40651
Silver gets 2 thumbs up .... Not so sure about the interior ???? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40651.1
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #40651.1.1
Must be grey interior...probably lighting issue. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40651.1.2
What a beautiful ride. And what a giant, too ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40651.2
Never liked the sedan but the coupe presented much sportier. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40651.3
Always loved this model. I would love to have one today as a daily driver. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40651.4
PIC: An AMC Pacer not your grandpas Pacer, by Dick Johnson #40650
Interesting but that hood may not look too great. Gimme the Chevelle! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40650.1
PIC: Some you don't see everyday, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40649
Nice Monarch...not seen very often. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40649.1
That’s one nice Merc’... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40649.1.1
It's not a Merc! by dennis Brown #40649.1.1.1
You're absolutely correct, but back then we used to call them Mercury Monarchs; by Jack Dodds #40649.
My impression is that the Aussies are very avid vintage car buffs. Great! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40649.2
Many years ago my sister dated a guy who owned a Plymouth exactly dressed as the one in the picture, by Frank Kocour #40649.3
Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40648
That blonde Shepherd is sure a beauty. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40648.1
I'm stealing that Yorkie .... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40648.2
Caption this. by Dick Johnson #40647
Owning a gun gives me a leg up on intruders. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40647.1
Open wide............. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40647.2
Nothing more dangerous than a rogue ballerina. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40647.3
I'm not saying a thing. She's holding a gun. She can assume any firing position she wants. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40647.4
Her femininity is more than words can say. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40647.5
All I can say is OH MY !! by Dick Johnson #40646
And no brain. Soon to become gender neutral. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40646.1
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40646.1.1
Hopefully he knows some Michael Jackson songs for his next career. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40646.2
PIC: Now this is my kinda truck, by Dick Johnson #40645
Beautiful. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40645.1
Respect for those who have served is so good to see. Nice gesture (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40645.2
*** Amen *** (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40645.2.1
YEP this is me, by Dick Johnson #40644
Lol....I can relate. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40644.1
YEAP ... Me too (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40644.2
I read the obits every day. So far, I'm not in there. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40644.3
Yep, me too. Gotta know how to plan the rest of the day. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #40644.3.1
Good routine Frank; that way every day starts with a pleasant surprise! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40644.3.2
PIC: Just a little info on the Citroen DS by Dick Johnson #40643
All sorts of gizmos to eventually break and cost a fortune! It seems by Jack Dodds #40643.1
Actually these were very good and trouble free cars way ahead of their time. by Dick Johnson #40643.1.1
Most people I know in the UK seem to think highly of them. Not so by Jack Dodds #40643.1.1.1
PIC: 1941 Studebaker all original by Dick Johnson #40642
What a magnificent example. I always thought the 41 Studebakers by Bob Jackman #40642.1
+1 Agree. This era Studebaker is my favorite by far. Love this car! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40642.1.1
Beautiful. Could use some white wall cleaner though. (EOM) by John Bono #40642.3
Agreed. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40642.3.1
Agreed. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40642.3.2
Yes Sir, thats my baby......... (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40642.4
PIC: 1976 Continental by Dick Johnson #40641
Wow! That's in great shape. I think that V8 produced less than 200 HP. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40641.1Moderator
215 HP from 460 cubic inches. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40641.1.1
Beautiful car! But, 0-60 in "Hey! Just wait a minute here!!" by John Kuvakas #40641.1.1.1Moderator
0-60 times measured by the calendar. I know, the last time I drove by Bob Jackman #40641.
..... How many gallons to the mile too! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40641.
My Mark V has a button next to the fuel gauge that indicates by Bob Jackman #40641.
My Dad had a 78 Merc Grand Marquis with the 460 and it was fairly quick off the line. by Jack Dodds #40641.
How many years did that low horsepower rating go on for? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40641.1.1.2
Well ... I know my 1982 Red Corvette had a 200HP 350cu by Dennis Mong #40641.
Looks great in red. I would love that as a daily driver. (EOM) by David Crowe #40641.2
Gorgeous car, but be careful when sliding across the seat to exit. Grab something metal first or be by Frank Kocour #40641.3
Hellllo! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40641.3.1
PIC: A Russian version of the Hummer by Dick Johnson #40640
Mandatory car in Russia; considering the weather and how they drive!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40640.1
Hmmmmmmm . . . (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40640.2
errrrrr (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40640.2.1Moderator
nikofffffffffff (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40640.2.1.1
OH us retarded grandparents LOL, by Dick Johnson #40639
It's always interesting if not downright hilarious to see the world through a kid's eyes by John Kuvakas #40639.1Moderator
Thats great. Thanks for sharing this. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40639.1.1
Your comment about kid's eyes reminded me of the show Art Linkletter by Jack Dodds #40639.1.2
Thanks for the chuckle. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40639.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… (A bunch of) Auctions Closing Today #40638Moderator
PICs: Which '63? Buick or Chrysler by John Bono #40637
Pass on both . (EOM) by steve kiraly #40637.1
Chrysler 300J. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40637.2
+1 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40637.2.1
Another tough call. The 300 edges out the Buick by a whisker. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40637.3
I have to go with the 63 Chrysler, because I owned a 4-door HT. Loved that car! by George Schire #40637.4
Buick is holding fast to its conservative Bankers Hot Rod traditions, Meanwhile by Bruce Gibbins #40637.4.1
Both are nice but a nod to the Buick. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40637.4.1.1
George...was the engine a 383 or maybe a 413? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40637.4.2
Buick for me... lines are better. Brown detracts, met. burgundy please! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40637.5
I like the Chrysler, but nowhere near as much as I like the Buick! My Dad had a '63 LeSabre. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40637.6
Both ! Great looking cars. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40637.7
I have to admit, neither excites. (EOM) by John Roberts #40637.8
Buick (EOM) by George Burgess #40637.9
Buick. I always thought the 63 Chrysler was bloated. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40637.10
I felt that way about the 64 Chrysler vs. the 63. Too much trim. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40637.10.1
Chrysler for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40637.11
Chrysler. Always loved the look of the 63 and 64. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40637.12
Chrysler please. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40637.13
I'd choose the 300J for what's under the hood. by David Larsen #40637.14
Going with the Buick.....not a fan of this generation Chrysler. (EOM) by John Bono #40637.15
We have snow here in Everett, Washington and now 29 degrees. by Dick Johnson #40636
Snowing just north of you here in Victoria, B.C.; people are by Jack Dodds #40636.1
Dick.....now 24 hrs. later....we just missed it by a hair but you guys by Jack Dodds #40636.2
a funny one for the day. by Dick Johnson #40635
Dogs care and empathize.......cats are aloof and uncommunicative. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40635.1
You ever wonder why barns are red ? by Dick Johnson #40634
I never knew that - great story. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40634.1
Well...I did not know that! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40634.2
Thanks for the info. (EOM) by John Bono #40634.3
I had a scary experience with linseed oil. Used it to treat a wooden gazebo. Made the mistake of by Frank Kocour #40634.4
That is very surprising! How hot was it that day; or was there a magnifying source ? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40634.4.1
No magnifying source. Just a soaked rag sitting in the sun. Temp probably in the 80s. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40634.4.1.1
Really! Well that's sure good to know. Very surprising. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40634.
Officers with their K9 partners, by Dick Johnson #40633
Amazing bond between dog and handler. Incredible to watch in action too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40633.1
PIC: 1939 Bentley pillerless by Dick Johnson #40632
A grand old car. Lovely to see one in this great a shape. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40632.1
Elegant and a bit sporty too. Color and interior is perfect! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40632.2
Magnificent! thanks Dick (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #40632.3
Very unusual coachwork. Could be Van Vooren. Very nice too (EOM) by John Roberts #40632.4
Very classy. Excellent color. I like it! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40632.5
PIC: A lot of thought went into these--------------well maybe not. by Dick Johnson #40631
King Constipation has his own throne waiting for that long hoped for moment. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40631.1
If his throne ever overflows it may become an electric chair. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40631.2
Crazy stuff! (EOM) by John Bono #40631.3
PIC: Nicely restored 1939 Ford, by Dick Johnson #40630
Understated "every man" car but a beauty nonetheless; especially in black. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40630.1
I would like a model of this car. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40630.2
I would like a model in this car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40630.2.1
Nice car. Love the suicide doors. A model of this car would be great. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40630.3
I said no I don't want a bath by Dick Johnson #40629
A great "smiler"! And I passed it on to my sons. Thanks, Dick. (EOM) by David Holcombe #40629.1
And for that last ride do you want the deluxe or the economy package ? by Dick Johnson #40628
VW every time! (EOM) by John Roberts #40628.1
I believe that I would still prefer to walk. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40628.1.1
Great response! (EOM) by John Bono #40628.1.1.1
Lol....perfect! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40628.1.1.2
My final ride is going to be in a '41 Packard 120 by Henney. Already planned out. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40628.2
Very classy! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40628.2.1
Here is a Packard Hearse, Brian, it's a '36 though not the by Bruce Gibbins #40628.2.2
Are the VW roof racks for the Budget Rate service? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40628.3
Yes, tie-downs are extra (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40628.3.1Moderator
And then there is moving day so who do you call ?? by Dick Johnson #40627
In situ forever. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40627.1
King Kong. (EOM) by John Bono #40627.2
Jack Hammer. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40627.3
Meanwhile at your local auto supply, by Dick Johnson #40626
Love it because it is very true. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40626.1
Actually Dick, many new (er) cars have replaceable "scented cabin filters" so...... by Christopher Moroni #40626.2
I thought it was Pu-jit, like Puget sound in Washington state. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40626.2.1
And I thought it was ... PU JO (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40626.2.1.1
When I was a kid I called it PUG- E- OTT. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40626.
When I was a kid I didn't know there was such a car. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40626.
PIC: 1949 Nash Ambassador with rare theater rear seating by Dick Johnson #40625
Never cared for the styling of the bath tub Nashes but this one is magnificent. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40625.1
I want it! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40625.2
So do I!! (EOM) by John Roberts #40625.2.1
Not my favorite body design of the period, but this example looks great. by Bruce Gibbins #40625.3
Agree with all the comments above. I'd buy a model of it. Caveat, it has by Rick Scoville #40625.4
+1 .. I agree with Rick - I approve his message (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40625.4.1
I have the model in beige in 1/43 scale. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40625.4.2
I did to when I collected 1/43, Bob. The model was from Switzerland. by Bruce Gibbins #40625.4.2.1
Bruce, I have the Zaugg model you refer to in 1/43 scale. I also have the two door by Bob Jackman #40625.
Me too....I'm not a huge fan of this car but the model is well done. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40625.4.2.2
Rear seating is not "drive-in movie" friendly. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40625.5
Love it! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40625.6
(Pics) Here's more info on the car, which may or may not still be for sale. Check out the options by Frank Kocour #40625.7
PIC: 1957 Imperial, by Dick Johnson #40624
Beautiful, big car but can that interior be a factory pattern? (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40624.1
I think it was factory material. Bad choice! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40624.1.1
As the ads said, "Imperial: the finest expression of the Forward Look in the fine car field." (EOM) by Al Dorado #40624.2
A splendid and elegant car. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40624.3
Not a favorite but this color really helps. Interior material is big detractor. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40624.4
The chrome strip on the headliner follows the exterior chrome. Kinda looks like Chrysler's answer to by Andy Sixsmith #40624.5
I can't believe I missed that! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40624.5.1
PIC: A few for your viewing pleasure, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40623
The 57 Oldsmobile is not a Starfire, that name is for a Convertible (EOM) by George Burgess #40623.1
Thanks George,appreciate the info. I should have remembered this. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40623.1.1
George,according to the Standard catalog of American cars, the by Bob Jackman #40623.1.2
YES I just learned something new, thanks. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40623.1.2.1
'61 Starfire please and the '52 Rambler for a spare in case the Olds breaks down. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40623.2
Rambler is a cute little bugger! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40623.2.1
So was I, Jack, back in '52. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40623.2.1.1
LOL. The good news is that you're not in a diaper now! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40623.
Love most of them....just look at the variety of design & colors. What by Jack Dodds #40623.3
'58 Poncho, '61 Olds, '56 Buick are my favorites. Love the wagons too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40623.3.1
Always the 61 Continental...just perfect. Love the Wildcat too. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40623.4
Gr8 pics, esp. the Cadillacs. That '58 Sixty Special is gorgeous. (EOM) by Al Dorado #40623.5
Beautiful cars Dick. I like almost all of them! (EOM) by John Roberts #40623.6
For anybody thinking about starting to collect model cars, this line up by Bruce Gibbins #40623.7
All nice. If I had to pick one it would be the '58 Caddy 60 Special. (EOM) by John Bono #40623.8
Oops (EOM) by John Bono #40623.9
LOVE, LOVE, LOVE that '56 Buick. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40623.10
BRK are bringing out a 56 Buick 4drht this year...you may know this already. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40623.10.1
I knew there had to be a Bantam in there somewhere. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40623.11
Lol. Someone has Bantamitis...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40623.11.1
One mans story of a Pierce Arrow, by Dick Johnson #40622
Some cars have such interesting histories. Nice that it survived so well. by Jack Dodds #40622.1
The scrap drives during WW II also took many vintage cars as well. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40622.1.1
You come from a long line of automotive enthusiasts. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40622.2
These are Social Security articles ... Not political article by Dennis Mong #40621
Dennis, it is definitely time to overhaul Social Security - especially for those who already claim by Frank Kocour #40621.1
I agree, the system is broken and needs help now. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40621.1.1
Is this basically a reflection of how poorly most markets have been by Jack Dodds #40621.1.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40620
I saw that movie ... 3X by Dennis Mong #40620.1
Great to see him blaze down the Flats at that age. What a guy!!! by Jack Dodds #40620.1.1
Hey...I just realized I'm a sexagenarian...love the sound of that! lol. by Jack Dodds #40620.2
Dont tell your girl friends that, Jack, they may become confused and think vegetarian. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40620.2.1
No worries; my wife Cupcake says girlfriends would be life altering for me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40620.2.1.1
Good read, Michael, thanks for posting it. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40620.3
There was a book with the same title as the movie was published. by Bruce Gibbins #40620.4
PIC: Anyone read this one? by John Kuvakas #40619Moderator
" Plate " .... " Plata " (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40619.1
I got nothing (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40619.2
Duh! Think about it. A BOOK FROM IKEA. (EOM) by steve kiraly #40619.2.1
DOOOHHHHHH !!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40619.2.1.1
Good one , John!! (EOM) by steve kiraly #40619.3
Oh ... You are sneaky preacher man ... VERRRRY sneaky .... by Dennis Mong #40619.3.1
Batteries not included... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40619.4
LOL. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40619.5
Pelosi - A Life Story. Uh-oh, this may get dicey..... (EOM) by Rick Scoville #40619.6
RICK ... dude! ... Nooooooooo !!! ( LOL - LOL ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40619.6.1
I Know Everything Already, at least I thought I did. OK, I get it. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #40619.7
....at least their little meatballs are already assembled! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40619.8
I would return it...some tiles have no letters...do they think we're stupid??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40619.9
They're the spaces. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40619.9.1Moderator
Kind of "pointless" aren't they? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40619.9.1.1
Ithinkspacesareimportantinwriting (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40619.
IthoughtyoucouldonlycompleteonewordperturninScrabble???? I am by Jack Dodds #40619.
I'm drawing a complete blank. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40619.10
Your pen may be out of ink...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40619.10.1
Good one, Bob! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40619.10.2Moderator
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40618Moderator
PICs: Which Pontiac? '53 or '55 by John Bono #40617
1955. The ‘53 is grandma’s car. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40617.1
Just call me grandpa. I'll take the '53. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40617.2
+1 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40617.2.1
+2 (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #40617.2.2
I like the '53 because of its carry over look from '49. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40617.3
Tie today, just can't make up my mind, both beautiful. OK, '53 in the pic. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40617.4
1955. (EOM) by Allan Ording #40617.5
Like them both very much but prefer the '55 styling & drive train. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40617.6
'55. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40617.7
55 (EOM) by George Burgess #40617.8
I'll vote for the '55 if I can have the caddy sitting next to it ... thank you (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40617.9
One year made a big difference. To many updates to not pick the '55. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40617.10
55, but Pontiac doesn't appeal to me until 57 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40617.11
My Dad worked for a Pontiac dealer when I was born, and brought home a brand new '53 by Dave VanderWal #40617.12
The '55. I am looking at its twin in my display case. A real beauty in 1:1 and 1:24 both! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40617.13
like both but if just one, the '55 (EOM) by John Roberts #40617.14
55. My dad had a new 55 convertible in black/white. I took my by Bob Jackman #40617.15
Tough call.....going with the '55. (EOM) by John Bono #40617.16
So true, by Dick Johnson #40616
You got that right!! (EOM) by John Bono #40616.1
Yeap ... That's me ... and by Dennis Mong #40616.2
Good call Dennis.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40616.2.1
No kidding. Ouch! The truth hurts. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40616.3
And when you get down on the floor to pick it up, you begin to think..... by Jerry Gorsuch #40616.4
Or..."why am I down here again?" (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40616.4.1
PIC: How not to park your Corvette, by Dick Johnson #40615
That's not good. (EOM) by John Bono #40615.1
That did not end well .. At all. by Dennis Mong #40615.1.1
Honey, the garage was full so I just parked it on the porch. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40615.2
What's the problem? Every piece of that car is under one roof; it's covered. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #40615.3
What a waste.....such a beautiful car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40615.4
That appears to be a Z06 (clear tail light lenses) equipped with Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 by Rick Scoville #40615.5
Good eyes Rick! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40615.5.1
I really like this one and would like to own one but I can just dream I guess, by Dick Johnson #40614
I want one. (EOM) by John Bono #40614.1
+ 1 ... Count me in (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40614.1.1
Looks like a Talbot No-Go. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40614.2
Kind of cool...I like the first color combo but not its tail lights. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40614.3
I like it! Here's another perspective. (pic) I just might have trouble getting in, though. Hmmm.. by David Holcombe #40614.4
Cool car. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40614.5
Must be a politician, by Dick Johnson #40613
...the pic was reversed. by Christopher Moroni #40613.1
Doh !!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40613.1.1
Well, at least he can reach down far enough to do that. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40613.2
DUDE! ... YOu sure got that right ... Not me !! - uh - uh ... no way! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40613.2.1
Slip on shoes and a loooong shoehorn are best! Lol. Or maybe we by Jack Dodds #40613.2.1.1
PIC: Two nice Old Skool 32 Fords, by Dick Johnson #40612
I'll take both! (EOM) by John Bono #40612.1
The coupe is perfect for me. The convert is beautiful too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40612.2
Man o man, super cars - really they're just great. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40612.3
PIC: How about a 1000 HP Hellcat engine in a Toyota Prius ? by Dick Johnson #40611
Over motored! (EOM) by John Bono #40611.1
Why would someone want to do such a project......very odd. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40611.2
Waste of a Hellcrate. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #40611.3
Brooklin Diaries for Feb 1 by John Kuvakas #40610Moderator
PIC: Some very odd ones that never made it, by Dick Johnson #40609
Very odd is one way to describe them. Maybe very strange is another (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40609.1
From the entomology school of automotive design. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40609.2
Spyker looks great....the rest....well.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40609.3
PIC: What's for lunch? by John Kuvakas #40608Moderator
Great one, John, gotta send it to my granddaughter. Thanks. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40608.1
I had it for dinner last evening. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40608.1.1
Did you find the beak a bit crunchy? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40608.1.1.1
OOPS. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40608.2
We sure like them here, thanks John. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40608.3
So that's a crock pot - RIGHT? .... Ohhhh - Chicken Pot Pie ! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40608.4
Duh, I didn't get it until I read your post. LOL. Good one. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40608.4.1
Chicken pot pie.....good one! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40608.5
PIC: Not car related but enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40607
Fantastic pictures of God's perfect creations. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40607.1
A dog truly is man's best friend. Great pics...thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40607.2
PIC: Punxsutawney Phil emerges from this lair by John Kuvakas #40606Moderator
I'm glad that Phil finally made this public for those who put any by Bob Jackman #40606.1
Another myth shattered..... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40606.2
LOL, in any case, he still does just about as well as meteorologists do ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #40606.3
PIC: Here is a rare Galaxie and low mileage all original, by Dick Johnson #40605
LOL! The reason the mileage is so low it that 6 cylinder. It took too long to get anywhere! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40605.1Moderator
That certainly would be a rare combination. Years ago a gentleman by Bob Jackman #40605.2
Yet another car that required full payment before the order was submitted to the factory. (EOM) by John Bono #40605.3
I'll bet you're right on that one, John. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40605.3.1Moderator
No doubt. Imagine how long it would have sat on the lot otherwise. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40605.3.1.1
I'd love to know the story behind this car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40605.4
PIC: Some low mileage all originals, enjoy, by Dick Johnson #40604
Two of my cars have fairly low original miles. My 1963 Thunderbird Sport Roadster by Bob Jackman #40604.1
I love the "perform as new" part! What a joy it must be to drive them! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40604.1.1Moderator
Come on down John and experience history for yourself. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40604.1.1.1
Congratulations on your collection....impressive. Any pics? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40604.
Jack I don't know how to post pictures but if you will email me I can send you pictures. by Bob Jackman #40604.
Done. Thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40604.
Love that Chrysler (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40604.2
I'm not really into foreign cars per se, but that "54 Mercedes is stunning. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40604.3
Dennis Mong... For your viewing pleasure...PIC: by John Bono #40603
Wow, John that is beautiful. Many years ago when the 58 first came out by Bob Jackman #40603.1
Yes Bob, how things change. (EOM) by John Bono #40603.1.1
Gorgeous car....love the color and subtle color change for the coves. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40603.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #40602Moderator
PICs: Which '56? Buick or Mercury by John Bono #40601
Merc’ (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40601.1
Both please in 1:24 scale. Would take either in 1.1 size, and if given choice of only one, it's the by George Schire #40601.2
Oldsmobile. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40601.3
The Packardbaker (just beside the Mercury) (pics) by David Holcombe #40601.4
Mercury please. Love the body style of the 56, 61 & 66 full-size Mercury's (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40601.4.1
The blue 2-door looks nice, very '57 Chrysler New Yorker-ish! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40601.4.2
Make mine the Merc, please (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40601.5
I am very surprised to be the first vote for the Buick! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #40601.6
Mercury (EOM) by John Merritt #40601.7
Merc. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40601.8
Mercury (EOM) by George Burgess #40601.9
I like em both but give the edge to the Mercury. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40601.10
I can't decide. These are two great automobiles and deserve to stay together. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40601.11
My thoughts too. Both fine Revell 1:32 kits too which I'm still looking for (EOM) by John Roberts #40601.11.1
Good news possibly, John. Right now listed on eBay, there is a Revell 1/32 by Bruce Gibbins #40601.11.1.1
Many thanks Bruce! Much appreciated. (EOM) by John Roberts #40601.
Buick. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #40601.12
It would be the Buick except for the gun sights near the headlights. What was he thinking? (EOM) by Terry Daly #40601.13
Yes, not correct for any series except Roadmaster. This is the low-priced Special. (EOM) by Brian Laurance #40601.13.1
Mercury. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40601.14
Mercury. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #40601.15
Tie. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #40601.15.1
(PIC) The Mercury, based on the pics. The '56 Buick is one of my all time favorites cars, though. by Al Dorado #40601.16
Mercury styling trumps that of the Buick by far. Like it too though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40601.16.1
Buick is nice but the Mercury gets my vote. (EOM) by John Bono #40601.17
Mercury, no contest. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #40601.18
Cars I love the styling of; 50 -72 American cars, 2 door, V8 with the exception of ’50 & ’52 & ’53 by Bruce Parsons #40600
Most impressive and very tasteful! Anyone else have a list? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40600.1Moderator
Sure do, John. I emailed mine to Ms Peters. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40600.1.1
Excellent list! You nailed it! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40600.2
This a very well thought out list that provides a helpful guide to creating by Bruce Gibbins #40600.3
Good eye, Bruce, your list is a good one. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40600.4
Great list Bruce....concur with about 80% of it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40600.5
Favorite car list 1950 to 1972 by Jack Dodds #40600.6
PICS: John Kuvakas, I took some liberties with your 'What If' '57 Cadillac Nomad ........ by Terry Daly #40599
Even better looking! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40599.1Moderator
I prefer the first image with the trim. This wagon looks much better than the '56. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40599.2
I like the first pic with all of the trim on it also. (EOM) by Brian Cox #40599.2.1
+1 ... First Pic takes the prize (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40599.2.1.1
I like the first and second photos nearly equally. The third is too plain. Thanks, Gents & George. (EOM) by Terry Daly #40599.
I hate photo shopping! (EOM) by George Schire #40599.3
You hate everything ... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40599.3.1
Wow!! Very Nice! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40599.4
I’m referring to The Cadillac Nomadarado (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40599.4.1
I like "Nomadarado" (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40599.4.1.1Moderator
Try saying it after a few beers......... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40599.
PIC: Good news for everyone enduring the Polar Vortex! by John Kuvakas #40598Moderator
Spring is just around the corner.......lol....very good John! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40598.1
Reminds me of "Wrong on so many levels"......another gem! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40598.1.1
Yup! by John Kuvakas #40598.1.1.1Moderator
Ha! (EOM) by David Larsen #40598.2
LOL (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40598.3
LOL .... Priceless (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40598.4
When you have extreme HP to the rear wheels, by Dick Johnson #40597
Awesome shot ! I always marveled how the tire stays on the rim. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40597.1
They use duct tape. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #40597.1.1Moderator
Lol. Thanks, Red! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40597.1.1.1
The handyman's secret weapon! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40597.
"Remember; if they don't find ya handsome at least they'll find ya handy." (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40597.
Jack - I've wondered that as well ... I see that all the time when watching the drags by Dennis Mong #40597.1.2
Easy - they are screwed to the rim. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #40597.1.3
I notice that in some cars Andy, but it still amazes me the tires hold together. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40597.1.3.1
NO this van is not broken in two by Dick Johnson #40596
I assume its wrapped that way then is it? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40596.1
A very interesting paint job, like the elevator shaft in the bathroom from a few weeks ago. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40596.2
Definitely catches the eye. Genius. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40596.3
Just a note of reminder if you can relate, I can't. by Dick Johnson #40595
Well,if I must....I'll take her on The Eagles tour. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40595.1
Ex, she is dead. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40595.2
Just a few customs, by Dick Johnson #40594
The Chevelle, Ranchero and Seville "customs" are a terrible waste. The by Jack Dodds #40594.1
When we lived in Florida in the 70's I saw quite a number of those by Don Anderson #40594.1.1
That generation Seville was actually fairly successful. by John Kuvakas #40594.1.1.1Moderator
I recall seeing several of them here at that time, but the wheelbase by Jack Dodds #40594.
That '60 Ford is just old school cool! (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40594.2
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40594.2.1
55 DeSoto please. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40594.3
Yes please....a beautiful job done with the DeSoto. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40594.3.1
I’ve been using that ‘55 DeSoto as my profile picture on FaceBook for a few years now...good choice! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #40594.3.2
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40594.3.3
A very nicely done 1932 Lincoln hot rod by Dick Johnson #40593
Beautiful "sleeper"; tastefully done. Imagine getting beat off the light by this one! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40593.1
Gorgeous! (EOM) by steve kiraly #40593.2
Resto-mods are the way to go. Beautiful automobile. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40593.3
Beautiful!!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #40593.4
About as close to automotive perfection as I have seen in quite a while. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #40593.5
It's the tits! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40593.6
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40593.6.1
Love the 2-tone maroon paint...perfect for this car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40593.7
PIC: What if... by John Kuvakas #40592Moderator
PIC: Good, but possibly better with a bit more length? by Terry Daly #40592.1
I think it looks very nice with only a few more inches wheelbase by Don Anderson #40592.1.1
I'm good with that .... Fact is .... I'm Very Good with that ... "VERY GOOD" (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40592.2
I like it and think they should have made it. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #40592.3
+1 Agree (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40592.3.1
Those slant back fins are perfect for that tailgate. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #40592.4
Love the '57 Caddy series 62 but just don't care for station wagons, they were work type vehicles. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #40592.5
I've loved them since I was a kid.......great memories associated I guess. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40592.5.1
Love it! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #40592.6
Is there a Ford F-650 in your future ? by Dick Johnson #40591
Very interesting....but no. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #40591.1
NO ... Not in my future ... I'm good ... What else you got ??? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #40591.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions closing today #40590Moderator
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #40589
VID: Ford GT Super Bowl XXXVIII Commercial by John Kuvakas #40589.1Moderator
For a new one at $.5 million I'd say it's a bit over my budget. (EOM) by John Bono #40589.1.1
Even if you could afford one, there's nowhere to "really" drive it . by Jack Dodds #40589.1.1.1

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