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Thanks for all the good wishes and warm responses! Last year, Chris and I ... by Marlowe Johnson #38670
PICs: Which '59? by John Bono #38669
That gorgeous Dodge !!! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38669.1
Dodge for me! (EOM) by Pete Rovero #38669.2
Dodge!!!! Now excuse me - I gotta clean up the drool on my keyboard. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38669.3
The Wide-Track Pontiac! GM came roaring back in '59. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38669.4
Love that Dodge (EOM) by William McElfresh #38669.5
Dodge (EOM) by David Angeloni #38669.6
The colors on that Dodge clinch it for me. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38669.7
EDENVALE Gathering of the Classics, Ontario, August 11. by David Green #38668
VIDEO: Pantera! by John Kuvakas #38668.1Moderator
* * * Behold - Gaze Upon my Die Cast Car Security System * * * by Dennis Mong #38667
Anyoen would have to be a fool to try to penetrate that fortress of danger! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38667.1Moderator
Foolproof! Does the one in the black sack fill the whole of it? (EOM) by John Roberts #38667.2
VIDEO: How a V8 works by John Kuvakas #38666Moderator
Nothing to it, really. You turn the key, and when you hear a noise coming by Rick Thompson #38666.1
Heard a V8 at the shopping mall today.... by John Roberts #38666.1.1
VIDEO: '71 Mach Foose Mustang by John Kuvakas #38665Moderator
Love it. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38665.1
PICS/VIDEO: The original Ford SHO by John Kuvakas #38664Moderator
You are right John. I had three as company cars and loved each one. by Sal Lomma #38664.1
I bought a new one in '89, pewter in color with black leather interior, and I by Rick Thompson #38664.1.1
I had two of those beasts. Both white with stick shift and cloth by Don Anderson #38664.1.1.1
PICs: Which '54? Lincoln or Mercury by John Bono #38663
Lincoln (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38663.1
Mercury. Liked the nose & tail design much more (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38663.2
Lincoln. (EOM) by John Merritt #38663.3
I think its longer wheelbase and overall length give the Lincoln better proportions. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38663.4
I'll take the Sun Valley Merc. (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38663.4.1
Lincoln. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38663.5
Lincoln. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38663.6
Lincoln (EOM) by George Burgess #38663.7
Love the Sun Valley but have to go with the sleeker looks of the Lincoln. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38663.8Moderator
Lincoln! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38663.9
Mercury (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38663.10
The Mercury. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38663.11
Sun Valley. The Lincoln appears to be wearing 1956 wheel covers by Bob Jackman #38663.12
Mercury. The only thing preventing me from choosing Lincoln are the headlights. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38663.13
Love the Sun Valley. Two models made from modified Brooklins PICS by John Roberts #38663.14
I hope someone can resize these for me! Thanks!! (EOM) by John Roberts #38663.14.1
PICS: Here y'ar, matey! (Said in a pirate voice) by John Kuvakas #38663.14.1.1Moderator
Gotta go with the Sun Valley (EOM) by John Bono #38663.15
Hey Chris Moroni! A blast from the past! Woodward Dream Cruise, 2017. by Marlowe Johnson #38662
HA! Just got home a few hours ago; I needed a break (I may have heat stroke..lol). A GRT turn out! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38662.1
(LINK) Here's a few years prior to that. Sorry Marlowe, you weren't here for that one. by Christopher Moroni #38662.2
15 Seconds of fame moment? LOL! (EOM) by Marlowe Johnson #38662.2.1
- just ONE of my "15 seconds of fame" moments. ...lol (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38662.2.1.1
Hey Marlowe...THANK YOU for posting one of the "clean" videos! You're the man! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38662.3
Marlowe Johnson !!!!! * * * MY * * MAN * * * * (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38662.4
Good to hear from you, Marlowe! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38662.5Moderator
I hope you are well Marlowe. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38662.6
Hello Marlowe !! It's good to hear from you. (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38662.6.1
Hi Marlowe, hope all is well. (EOM) by John Bono #38662.7
This is gr8! Only heard of this event recently. Climate change activists must be freaking out! (EOM) by Al Dorado #38662.8
Next year marks the 25th Dream Cruise. If I attend, it will make my 20th trip. by John Merritt #38662.8.1
See above (EOM) by Marlowe Johnson #38662.9
Pic .. Re:38651.5 .. Don Anderson .. Frank Kocour by Jerry Vinson #38661
PERFECT! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38661.1
LOL... thanks for letting me know and you do get the cherry! by Jerry Vinson #38661.1.1
This makes you my favorite cropper! Thanks. (EOM) by Don Anderson #38661.2
PICS: Kinda like those late 40 - early 50 Buicks as well and share a few added pictures.... by Terry Daly #38661.3
Awesome pics....thanks!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38661.3.1
Yes! (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #38661.3.1.1
VIDEO: The Evolution of the Most Unusual Car Ever by John Kuvakas #38660Moderator
Citroen by Rand Anderson #38660.1
PICs: Which '57? Buick or Chysler by John Bono #38659
Buick. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #38659.1
The light-years ahead styling of the Chrysler gets my vote. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38659.2
That Chrysler is gorgeous!! (EOM) by William McElfresh #38659.3
Chrysler. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38659.4
Chrysler. (EOM) by David Holcombe #38659.5
Both very nice but I like that Carribean in the background! (EOM) by John Roberts #38659.6
+1 for the keen-eyed JR. (EOM) by David Holcombe #38659.6.1
Chrysler. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38659.7
Like both for different reasons. The Buick for it's build quality by Bob Jackman #38659.8
Buick (EOM) by John Merritt #38659.9
Chrysler!! Very sleek. One of the best looking Mpars ever. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38659.10
Chrysler (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38659.11
Buick by a mile. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38659.12
Chrysler, no contest. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38659.13
Chrysler is better looking of the two. Throw in the 57 Ford and the results would be different. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38659.14
Chrysler (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38659.14.1
Love this Windsor. (EOM) by John Bono #38659.15
Buick (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38659.16
Pics .. Strategic Air Command Museum in Ashland NE by Jerry Vinson #38658
I worked for a company called TRW and we made all the fuel pumps for this A/C... no rubber seals as by William McElfresh #38658.1
Interesting. At the museum, I watched a short piece of film as a by Jerry Vinson #38658.1.1
blackbird fuel pumps by Alan Dinsmore #38658.1.2
Here in the D.C. area, at the Udvar-Hazy Space Center (p/o Smithsonian complex)... by Terence Slekar #38658.2
I own a screw of one of the Blackbirds. by Joop Gisbers #38658.3
Pic .. 1991 Cadillac by Jerry Vinson #38657
Now That is Fetching ...... by Dennis Mong #38657.1
Seeing all the photos of old cars at American shows... by John Roberts #38656
Here in Metro-Detroit area, yes, it is pretty normal to see classic cars frequently by John Merritt #38656.1
...and all over southern California, every day..all year. (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #38656.1.1
Not in daily use, no not any more. Weekends are mostly when they come out to play by Bruce Gibbins #38656.2
On occasion you’ll see an old car or two coming or going from a cruise night or car show during..... by John Bono #38656.3
From time to time, yes, we do see them in the Austin metro area. In the last by Rick Thompson #38656.4
Rarely on an everyday sense but on weekends quite a few by Bob Jackman #38656.5
Never in the winter in Northern Illinois. Occasionally during the warm weather. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38656.5.1
We see them on a regular basis here in Northern California. There are even a few in just my by Duncan Pohl #38656.6
Austin TX area cars are mostly Friday and Saturdays (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #38656.7
In the Kansas City metro area, when the suns comes out, the collectible cars do to. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38656.8
From May to September or October in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. Strong car culture here. (EOM) by Terry Daly #38656.9
Central Florida ... Only when they are going to the show or going home (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38656.10
Vintage cars cruise in Victoria, British Columbia all year round as the by Jack Dodds #38656.11
PICs: Which '59? Buick or Oldsmobile by John Bono #38655
Buick. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38655.1
Buick for me but I cast a vote for the Olds from my dear departed Dad - his all-time favorite car. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38655.2
Buick (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38655.2.1
Great sentiments Barry. had it been me I'd have voted the same. (EOM) by John Roberts #38655.2.2
On this day, Aug 17th, my Dad would have been 101. A small whisky in his special glass for me today by John Roberts #38655.2.3
Buick in every way. For me the Olds didn't quite work in '59 (EOM) by John Roberts #38655.3
Buick for sure. Oldsmobile is my least favorite ‘59 from GM (EOM) by John Merritt #38655.4
+1 (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38655.4.1
Buick. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38655.5
Buick (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38655.6
Buick (EOM) by George Burgess #38655.7
Buick despite the color combo. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38655.8
Almost a tie, but the color brings on the Buick!! (EOM) by steve kiraly #38655.9
Buick. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #38655.9.1
The merry Oldsmobile. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38655.10
Buick, tho I really like the rear styling/taillights of the Olds (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38655.11
Buick...by a fin. (EOM) by Randall Olson #38655.12
Buick. I'll be cruising this one later today. (PIC) by Brian Laurance #38655.13
Have had fun touring with both! (PIC) by Brian Laurance #38655.13.1
How did that Olds sneak into that herd of Buicks, Brian?! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38655.13.1.1
This was the driving tour portion of our 1959 General Motors Western National Meet, 2015. (PICS) by Brian Laurance #38655.13.1.1.1
Great pics, Brian! Love the Fiesta and the Bonneville Vista too. Beautiful cars, all of them. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38655.13.1.1.1.1
Have had a blast planning 1959 General Motors events! (PIC) by Brian Laurance #38655.13.1.1.1.1.1
Brian, thanks for sharing those pics with us. (EOM) by John Bono #38655.13.1.1.1.1.1.1
GM came roaring back for '59 after Chrysler lapped them in '57! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38655.13.1.1.1.1.1.2
Buick!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38655.14
That Buick coupe reminds me of the '59 my brother had way by Don Anderson #38655.14.1
Surprised! Figured a closely divided outcome. Love both...for me it's a tie. (EOM) by John Bono #38655.15
The Buick Absolutely! (EOM) by David Angeloni #38655.16
Olds (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38655.17
NSTP Part 4 This truly is all for the car show. by Jerry Vinson #38654
All Lot of Nice Cars up in your Neck of the Woods ... Very nice indeed ... I can still by Dennis Mong #38654.1
great group of cars (EOM) by John Merritt #38654.2
Yes, a great group.....love the '56 Ford Fairlane Victoria with the connie kit and lake pipes. (EOM) by John Bono #38654.2.1
Me, too. We don't often see such nice ones in a solid color, and that one by Rick Thompson #38654.2.1.1
I want that ‘67 SS 396! (EOM) by David Vandermeer #38654.3
Excellent and enjoyable photos. Many thanks! (EOM) by John Roberts #38654.4
You are welcome John. (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #38654.4.1
This must have been one fine car show. I loved all of the cars and your pics are great! Some of by Frank Kocour #38654.5
Me too Frank. by Jerry Vinson #38654.5.1
That 1950 Buick in pic #2 jumped out me. Very nice. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38654.6
It also jumped at me. (EOM) by Don Anderson #38654.7
NSTP Part 3 by Jerry Vinson #38653
'55? / '56? ... Very nice Blue Chevy 3100 (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38653.1
Nice! (EOM) by John Merritt #38653.2
Love them all.....my favorite is the '65 Impala SS! (EOM) by John Bono #38653.3
Gr8 pics. Luv that Gauguin Red '57 Chrysler Windsor. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38653.4
NSTP Part 2 by Jerry Vinson #38652
Burgunday 2 - Door Coupe / 2 - Door Red Buick... Very Hot ... Knocked my socks off (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38652.1
An odd ball....love it! (EOM) by John Bono #38652.1.1
Wow! Two Continentals in the 1st. pic. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38652.2
wonder why in the 5th picture the two black 57 Chevys have different logos on the rear deck lid ?? by William McElfresh #38652.3
Good Eye .... I missed that ... Good Question (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38652.3.1
William, this is a front view of the Chevy on the left. by Jerry Vinson #38652.3.2
I'm shooting from the hip .... so here goes by Dennis Mong #38652.3.2.1
Again, I think it has to do with the engine in the car. by Rick Thompson #38652.3.2.1.1
XCLNT Intel ... Good Information ... Thank you for your submission ... by Dennis Mong #38652.3.2.1.1.1
I think you are bang on the money Rick. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38652.3.2.1.1.2
Rick, I always thought that the silver V indicated a V*, 265cid but have by Jerry Vinson #38652.3.2.1.1.3
Pic...according to Danbury. .. by David Vandermeer #38652.3.2.1.2
Love the Torino (EOM) by John Merritt #38652.4
What bozo would put fender skirts on a two door LeSabre? by Don Anderson #38652.5
Pics .. I resized finally all of the St Paul photos... by Jerry Vinson #38651
Look at all those shade tree mechanics ... just lounging around ... XCLNT !!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38651.1
I like the '65 Calais/Coupe de Ville. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38651.2
The Buick in the last photos looks interesting. (EOM) by John Merritt #38651.3
Thanks for doing that. It had to take some time. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38651.4
It did Frank. I had to do one-at-a-time as I by Jerry Vinson #38651.4.1
Jerry, they could be a little smaller, but that's like asking for a cherry on a sundae. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38651.4.1.1
So where's the close up of that Buick? (EOM) by Don Anderson #38651.5
Pic .. for John Bono! More from St Paul by Jerry Vinson #38650
Very Nice Pic ... It pops! ... And yes - It is a shame (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38650.1
Thanks Jerry....love those '57s. (EOM) by John Bono #38650.2
RIP Aretha Franklin....There will NEVER be another like her. A queen by any measure. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38649
+ 1 (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38649.1
+2 (EOM) by John Roberts #38649.1.1
bulgari garage by Alan Dinsmore #38648
Architectural Digest * * * 1 of my fav for over 15 years now (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38648.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38647
Enjoy yourself, Michael. We will miss your daily! (EOM) by David Holcombe #38647.1
Thanks Michael, have a safe and fun time. (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38647.1.1
VIDEO: John DeLorean by John Kuvakas #38647.2Moderator
Iffy wi fi eh? You're coming to visit round here are you?.. by John Roberts #38647.3
Enjoy you time of disconnection ... But Promise you'll Return (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38647.4
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #38647.4.1
PICs: Which '55? Mercury or Pontiac by John Bono #38646
That beautiful Pontiac. I have one just like it in my display case😂 (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38646.1
Mercury for me....cleaner crisper lines. Poncho is awesome as well, (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38646.2
Mercury. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38646.3
Pontiac. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #38646.4
Mercury Mercury Mercury!!! Altho that Cadillac next to the Pontiac also looks interesting. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38646.5
Mercury !!! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38646.5.1
That's another tough one. Two of my favourites but Poncho if I had to choose (EOM) by John Roberts #38646.6
Mercury (EOM) by John Merritt #38646.7
Merc' (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38646.8
Make mine the Merc, please (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38646.9
Mercury (EOM) by George Burgess #38646.10
The Merc has it going on. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38646.11
Mercury (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38646.12
Pontiac. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #38646.13
I like both - but think the Pontiac was a better car (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38646.14
Very tough, but Mercury (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38646.15
Very difficult choice, but Pontiac. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38646.16
Mercury... (EOM) by William McElfresh #38646.17
Pure Pontiac! (EOM) by Brian Laurance #38646.18
Mercury is nice but it doesn't come close to the Pontiac (EOM) by John Bono #38646.19
Tough one but Mercury today. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38646.20
What does everyone look like? We all share words. How about faces? by John Roberts #38645
I can't believe I haven't any recent photos of myself... (pic) by John Merritt #38645.1
PIC: JR's resized by John Kuvakas #38645.2Moderator
PIC: Here's Rick Thompson's pic by John Kuvakas #38645.3Moderator
Pic: Kelly and me by John Kuvakas #38645.4Moderator
Post Office Refuses to Return my Photo ... For the Life of Me - I Just Don't Understand (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38645.4.1
That's okay, Dennis. We'll pull it up from the FBI website.... (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38645.4.1.1
LOL ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #38645.4.1.2
When did the beard go JK? (EOM) by John Roberts #38645.4.2
Sometime near the end of our stay in France. Kelly says it makes me look like a teenager. by John Kuvakas #38645.4.2.1Moderator
PIC - Lindsay and me by Randall Olson #38645.4.3
No recent picture, so I just snapped this one in the mirror. (pic) by David Holcombe #38645.5
PIC: I'm "Grandpa", "Nana" is my DW aka "the boss", the little guy looking to bolt and raise hell.. by John Bono #38645.6
Great idea, JR! C'mon guys, keep the photos coming. It's nice to see the pics so far. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38645.7
(Pic) LOL, well, after the young gal named Alice, by Mike DeTorrice #38645.8
I have a choice of my fizog or a failed science expereiment photographed in a Petri dish by Bruce Gibbins #38645.8.1
Last week at a smoothie store with my grandson Dean by David Vandermeer #38645.9
Pic. When you see the smoke, dinner is ready. by Frank Kocour #38645.9.1
That's one heck of a glass of wine Frank! Hang on, I'll be over.. (EOM) by John Roberts #38645.9.1.1
I'll save you some. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38645.9.1.1.1
My Grandson and me by George Burgess #38645.10
PIC: George Burgess and Grandson resized...... by John Bono #38645.10.1
PIC - Here's me with my wife Dianne. by Bill Juffernbruch #38645.11
PIC: Bill and Dianne Juffernbruch resized..... by John Bono #38645.11.1
Thanks. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38645.11.1.1
Me - doing what I do best at my good friends eatery Jimmy Vees by Ron Dietrich #38645.12
at a Pebble Beach Party by William McElfresh #38645.12.1
PIC: William McElfresh and Lady in Red at Pebble Beach party resized..... by John Bono #38645.12.1.1
Uhhh... by Terence Slekar #38645.13
Last year at Pebble Beach Concours by William McElfresh #38645.14
This is going well I think! Davina and me when we were married... by John Roberts #38645.14.1
PIC: John and Davina Roberts when they were married resized..... by John Bono #38645.14.1.1
Thanks John...I feel better resized! (EOM) by John Roberts #38645.14.1.1.1
LOL! (EOM) by John Bono #38645.14.1.1.1.1
Photos by Rand Anderson #38645.15
This is me in the morning, but I do recover after I finish the java. by Jerry Gorsuch #38645.16
Pics ... Last of the North St Paul..... by Jerry Vinson #38644
Beautiful car. Is that a stock interior? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38644.1Moderator
Do not know John. by Jerry Vinson #38644.2
A nice variety of cars and great pics. Thanks for sharing. (EOM) by John Bono #38644.3
Perfect Chevy. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38644.4
Pics ... NSTP . Nice Caddie and Buick by Jerry Vinson #38643
Love that Riviera!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38643.1Moderator
+1 (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38643.1.1
Me too. (EOM) by John Roberts #38643.1.2
Pics ... NSTP Betty's 82YO cousin Rog by a Dodge(?) by Jerry Vinson #38642
Nice! And that's a nice rarely-seen '56 Ford Parklane wagon in the background, too. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38642.1
Pics ... NSTP ... Ford .. Olds .. Lemans ... and Javelin by Jerry Vinson #38641
The LeMans is great. Of all of the correct wheel choices, though, they went with Buick wheels. (EOM) by David Crowe #38641.1
Wow! I had forgotten they made a four door LeMans of that vintage. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38641.2Moderator
Love that LeMans, and I really like the Impala SS coupe in the top photo, too. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38641.2.1
Pics ... North St Paul Red Rambler by Jerry Vinson #38640
Love it! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38640.1
This ain't no stocker. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38640.2
Pics ... St Paul Part II by Jerry Vinson #38639
That Dart is beautiful! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38639.1
Pics ...... More from North St Paul by Jerry Vinson #38638
The Packard makes this post great for me. Thanks! (EOM) by David Holcombe #38638.1
+1. Got to love the Cormorant. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38638.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38638.1.2
That black T Bird is very nice. I tend to overlook these for some reason. (EOM) by John Roberts #38638.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38637
Go figure...never realized Ford worked for Edison....or maybe I did and forgot. (EOM) by John Bono #38637.1
Henry was a bit of a bright spark! (EOM) by John Roberts #38637.1.1
VIDEO: Evolution of Ford cars by John Kuvakas #38637.2Moderator
Interesting. Needed to have proof read. Many of the models are mislabled with incorrect info. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38637.2.1
Frank you are absolutely correct. The errors in labelling by Bob Jackman #38637.2.1.1
Ford Video by Rand Anderson #38637.2.1.1.1
The 1913 "Ford runabout" is actually a Packard. (EOM) by Miles Germain #38637.2.2
Yes, but other than those minor infractions, it's spot on...kinda...maybe...well, maybe not!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38637.2.3Moderator
PICs: Which '59? Chevrolet or Plymouth by John Bono #38636
Chevrolet. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38636.1
Plymouth Sport Fury. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38636.2
Chevrolet. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38636.3
Like both but Plymouth today (EOM) by John Roberts #38636.4
Chevrolet! (EOM) by John Merritt #38636.5
Neither/nor...'60 was a better year for both cars... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38636.6
The All New All Over Again Chevrolet (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38636.7
Chevrolet (EOM) by George Burgess #38636.8
Chevy. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38636.9
Chevy!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38636.10
Chevy without a doubt. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38636.11
Plymouth without a doubt :-) (EOM) by Stephen Meek #38636.12
No doubting on my choice... Impala. (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #38636.12.1
That's doubtful. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38636.12.1.1
I like both but the Chevy takes it. The front bumper on the Plymouth by Bob Jackman #38636.13
Generally I'd always take the Chevy, but of these two particular cars I'll by Rick Thompson #38636.14
Hood badge? What am I missing, Rick? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38636.14.1Moderator
"Chevrolet" script as shown without a "V" or crossed flags indicated the engine was a six cylinder. (EOM) by John Bono #38636.14.1.1
"Hood badge" may not have been the correct word, JK, but I didn't by Rick Thompson #38636.14.1.2
Thanks, gents. I didn't know that. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38636.14.1.2.1Moderator
Chevy design is miles ahead of the Plymouth in '59. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38636.14.1.2.2
I agree, Jack, which is why I'd normally go for it. But the idea of a gorgeous by Rick Thompson #38636.14.1.2.2.1
LOL.......It just ain't right is it? !!!!!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38636.14.1.2.2.1.1
Chevy (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #38636.15
Tie today (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38636.16
Chevy (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38636.17
Chevy. Best looking Impala of the period. 59 Plymouth is a rehash of the 57. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38636.18
Plymouth. (EOM) by David Larsen #38636.19
Going with the Plymouth which looks very similar to the one I had back in the day. (EOM) by John Bono #38636.20
Plymouth, would be close but I do not like - no, hate! - the fender skirts on the Chevy! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38636.21
Pic.. Betty kind of liked this one... by Jerry Vinson #38635
Reminds me of "Big Bird". (EOM) by John Bono #38635.1
Reminds me of a Big Yellow Yaxi, not to be confused with Joni Mitchell... (EOM) by Brian Cox #38635.2
Reminds me of ... My SMART car .... It was Yellow ..... Very nice looking car W / GR8T rims (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38635.3
The bright work is outstanding on that one. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38635.4
It's a Tweety!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38635.5
I like it too. Nicer than my neighbor's 48 that used to take us kids to school. by Gary Rockwood #38635.6
Pics.. One of the best cars of the day by Jerry Vinson #38634
It's an Oldsmobile '47-'48. (EOM) by steve kiraly #38634.1
LOVE THIS ONE! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38634.2
Pics.. This was my favorite '57 for the day by Jerry Vinson #38633
That is a beauty for sure. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38633.1
Pics ... More St Paul .. 1957 Chevy Belair. Even the clock works. by Jerry Vinson #38632
Love these in black, for that matter in just about any color. (EOM) by John Bono #38632.1
That was the car to own in 1957. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38632.2
(VID) It's just a Buick kind of day... by Al Dorado #38631
Pics .. Car Show last Saturday in North St Paul by Jerry Vinson #38630
My fav Silver Shadow. Next door neighbor had one that was white/green hides. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38630.1
Too bad the steering wheel is on the wrong side. (EOM) by John Bono #38630.2
Is the Right side the Wrong side? (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38630.2.1
Grin... (EOM) by Jerry Vinson #38630.2.1.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38629
VIDEO: Vintage cartoon by John Kuvakas #38629.1Moderator
I love THAT song as a young lad ... still do ... Most XCLNT Pianist (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38629.1.1
VIDEO: And...if you find that you have way too much time and money on your hands... by John Kuvakas #38628Moderator
Being I do Not Have Either .. I can't watch ... DOH !!!!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38628.1
PICs: Which '50? Mercury or Oldsmobile by John Bono #38627
Mercury. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38627.1
That shade of blue does it for me, going with the Rocket 88 Olds today! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38627.2
+1 Same for me. They are so close the color really makes the difference. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38627.2.1
Mercury for me. Odd that it's another Monterey but in single tone (EOM) by John Roberts #38627.3
...it's missing the vinyl top! (EOM) by steve kiraly #38627.3.1
Must have been very high winds! (EOM) by John Roberts #38627.3.1.1
Merc' (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38627.4
Make mine the Merc, please (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38627.5
Oldsmobile (EOM) by George Burgess #38627.6
Oldsmobile (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38627.7
Oldsmobile! The rocket 88! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38627.8
Olds. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38627.9
Mercury. It is my understanding that the vinyl top was standard by Bob Jackman #38627.10
Or perhaps the weathered vinyl top was removed along with the stainless steel trim............... by John Bono #38627.10.1
I thought that too Bob...According to the book The Classy Ford V8 by John Roberts #38627.10.2
Question: Disregarding the fabric roof inserts on cars of the previous decades, by Rick Thompson #38627.10.3
Used on the Ford Sportsman too Rick...and that didn't sell either!... by John Roberts #38627.10.3.1
That would be the Crestliner, the Sportsman was a '46 - '48 convertible with wood trim. (EOM) by John Bono #38627.10.3.1.1
I thought of the Crestliner but thought it was a '51. I checked and now see by Rick Thompson #38627.10.3.1.1.1
So it was John. And there was I reading about it in the book! Doh!! (EOM) by John Roberts #38627.10.3.1.1.2
John, I know the feeling. (EOM) by John Bono #38627.10.3.1.1.2.1
Rick, I once owned a 1929 Ford Model A Sport Coupe by Bob Jackman #38627.10.3.2
I had a friend who owned one as well. It was yellow with a black roof. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38627.10.3.2.1Moderator
Thanks, guys! So there really is nothing new under the sun! by Rick Thompson #38627.10.3.2.2
My first new car was a 1966 Buick Skylark GS400 and it had a vinyl roof. by Bob Jackman #38627.10.3.2.2.1
That was a nice car. (EOM) by John Bono #38627.10.3.2.2.1.1
I've never had a car with a vinyl roof. That must mean I'm deprived. (EOM) by John Roberts #38627.10.3.2.2.1.2
I had a 1970 Pontiac Lemans with a vinyl roof. (EOM) by John Bono #38627.10.3.2.2.1.2.1
1968 Cougar with vinyl roof for me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38627.10.3.2.2.1.2.1.1
Olds (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38627.11
Mercury (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38627.12
Oldsmobile, start of the fins of the 50's (EOM) by John Munro #38627.13
Rocket 88 for me. But I like the Merc too. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38627.14
Olds (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38627.15
Olds, but close one today. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #38627.16
Mercury, even without the vinyl top. lol (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38627.17
The Mercury for me. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38627.18
***11-8 Olds at this point*** (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38627.19
Make it 12 to 8. It's the Rocket 88 for me! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38627.19.1
Olds please. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38627.20
The Futuramic Rocket Oldsmobile. It's merrier than the Mercury. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38627.21
2 nice examples but it's the Oldsmobile that gets my vote. (EOM) by John Bono #38627.22
Unknown Manufacturer by Rand Anderson #38626
THE DEVIL'S MERCEDES by Robert Klara, perhaps controversial but good reading. by David Holcombe #38625
I just finished reading this book. It's very interesting from a historical standpoint. (EOM) by Joe Malaney #38625.1
Devils mercedes by Rand Anderson #38625.1.1
And now, it's now in my Amazon shopping cart. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38625.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38624
VIDEO: How a rotary engine works. by John Kuvakas #38624.1Moderator
Wankel Rotary by Rand Anderson #38624.2
My understanding is that it could not meet emission standards. by Jerry Gorsuch #38624.2.1

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