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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
NSTP Part 3 by Jerry Vinson #38653
'55? / '56? ... Very nice Blue Chevy 3100 (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38653.1
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
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
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
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
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
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? 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
PICs: Which '55? Cadillac or Lincoln by John Bono #38623
I think that Cadi is a '54. Either way I pick the Lincoln. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38623.1
Thanks Barry. I replaced the '54 Caddy with a '55. (EOM) by John Bono #38623.1.1
Lincoln Capri. Looks more modern to me. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38623.2
I'd take the Lincoln anyway, over either Cadillac. (EOM) by John Merritt #38623.3
Gotta go with the Cadillac. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38623.4
Caddy for me! Both are very nice but Cadillac is more luxurious. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38623.5
Lincoln (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38623.6
Cadillac, standard of the world. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38623.7
Lincoln (EOM) by George Burgess #38623.8
Cadillac (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38623.9
Caddy (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38623.10
Cadillac. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #38623.11
Lincoln (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38623.12
Lincoln. Even without a "wrap-around" windshield. Always loved the '55. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38623.13
* * * CADDY * * * And tha DAGMARS * * * (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38623.14
Love both but Cadillac shades it. Can I have the TR7 in the background too?... by John Roberts #38623.15
Sure take it JR....but bring lots of moola for repairs...as you know! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38623.15.1
Ha! Never cared for these. After the classic TRs it was a let-down (EOM) by John Roberts #38623.15.1.1
Cadillac. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38623.16
Caddy!! Big and bold. Can't mistake this one. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38623.17
The Lincoln for me. But I like both colors on the cars. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38623.18
Caddy all the way. (EOM) by John Bono #38623.19
Diecast parts by Rand Anderson #38622
What does the price of a model have to do with whether spare parts are available? by David Crowe #38622.1
I have to agree. (EOM) by John Roberts #38622.1.1
CROWE by Rand Anderson #38622.1.2
There are many variables when it comes to missing or broken parts lowering by Bruce Gibbins #38622.2
Replacement parts are easy to find if your favorite make is Brooklin. I just by David Holcombe #38622.3
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38621
My Grandmothers sister Lorraine married Eddie Offuttin the late 60's to early 70's. by Gary Rockwood #38621.1
WOW ... Dude you were so close but yet had no idea .... WOW (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38621.1.1
A combined assasination by the Big manufacturers perhaps?.. by John Roberts #38621.2
Well, that is one theory and Tucker was treated quite harshly by the gov. But at this same time by Mike DeTorrice #38621.2.1
PICs - 2018 Lincoln Motor Car Homecoming by John Merritt #38620
Great pics! To me Lincoln has always been half-step above Buick and half-step below Cadi. by Barry Levittan #38620.1
Flowing Fluid Body Lines on the Coupe .... EXCLNT !!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38620.2
+1 Gorgeous styling on the coupe. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38620.2.1
I'll welcome these to my home anytime. Great pics of course. (EOM) by John Bono #38620.3
The blue 1942 Convertible is my favorite. Thanks again for the great photos. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38620.4
Fine pictures and also very fine autos. Thanks! (EOM) by David Holcombe #38620.5
Is there a difference between the two convertibles? The black looks longer to me (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38620.6
Love that bodywork on the Zephyr. Nice to think that.. by John Roberts #38620.7
PICs: Which '55? Dodge or Ford by John Bono #38619
Dodge. (Even though I liked the swoopy side trim on the Fairlane.) (EOM) by David Holcombe #38619.1
Dodge...actually a tie but ties always go to the Mopar:) (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38619.2
Ford! But a tie for me as well - and usually, for me, a tie also goes to Mopar but man I love the by Duncan Pohl #38619.3
Ford for me....but it is very close. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38619.3.1
But that Continental kit has to be removed....yuk! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38619.3.1.1
DODGE! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38619.4
Dodge. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38619.5
A BIG tie! two of my favourite '55s (EOM) by John Roberts #38619.6
'55 is my favourite year anyway. Can't think of a car from this year I don't like (EOM) by John Roberts #38619.6.1
+1 Agree. 1955 was IMO the best in American car styling overall. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38619.6.1.1
Dodge (EOM) by George Burgess #38619.7
The Ford looks sleeker to my eye. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38619.8Moderator
Fairlane, most definitely. (EOM) by John Merritt #38619.9
Even though it's so YELLOW, the Ford. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38619.10
?? Y E L L O W ? ? .... Did somebody say Yellow ???? he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38619.10.1
Ford! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38619.11
Very pretty Dodge, but the Ford won me over. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38619.12
I owned a Goldenrod yellow 55 T-Bird which influences by Bob Jackman #38619.12.1
Love the goldenrod yellow on the '55 T-Bird. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38619.12.1.1
Ford! My favorite color scheme for '55s. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38619.13
+1. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38619.13.1
Tough one today, but Ford (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38619.14
Dodge. I always found the headlight cap color division on the Ford to be unresolved. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38619.15
Dodge (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38619.16
Dodge (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38619.17
Dodge. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38619.18
Dodge (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38619.19
***If I count correctly 10-10 at this point!*** (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38619.20
Dodge. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #38619.21
Dodge is nice but not as nice as a yellow and black '55 Fairlane Sunliner (EOM) by John Bono #38619.22
Ford. '55 is my favorite. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38619.23
+1 My favorite year too! But no continental kit PLEASE. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38619.23.1
How many makers of V8 engines can you think of? Any obscure ones? (EOM) by John Roberts #38618
The air cooled Tatra V8 immediately springs to my mind by Michael Rodriguez #38618.1
Cadillac's first V8, introduced in 1914 as a 1915 model,(pic) and recognized by David Holcombe #38618.2
Chevrolet's first V8 engine was built in 1917 and 1918. by Bob Jackman #38618.2.1
Clyde Barrow loved Henry Ford's new V-8 in 1932. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38618.3
Standard here in the UK made a V8 but the mystery one is.. by John Roberts #38618.4
22CV (pic) by John Roberts #38618.4.1
An elegant machine! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38618.4.1.1Moderator
I've never seen this car before...was unaware it existed. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38618.4.2
There was the Simca Vidette and the '96 Taurus also had a fresh V8 design using a Yamaha block. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #38618.4.3
I'm pretty sure the Vedette had the old Ford flathead V8 (EOM) by John Roberts #38618.4.3.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38617
One of my favourite films. A 2CV appears by the drive in.. by John Roberts #38617.1
VIDEO: War by John Kuvakas #38617.2Moderator
WAR by Rand Anderson #38617.2.1
I agree. Don't think I'd own one but the workmanship can be impressive. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38617.2.1.1Moderator
Its an automotive art form...but what a waste of '64 Impalas. It made by Jack Dodds #38617.2.1.1.1
The white T-bird was a 1956 and the blonde was Suzanne Somers. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38617.3
Yessir....was it ever!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38617.3.1
Remembering 1958's movie THUNDER ROAD. (PICs) by David Holcombe #38616
VIDEOS: Thunder Road car scenes by John Kuvakas #38616.1Moderator
Great pair of clips from the flick. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38616.1.1
Thunder road by Rand Anderson #38616.1.2
I enjoy most of Robert Mitchum movies and there are many available to watch. by Bruce Gibbins #38616.1.3
The Fast Lady is a great car movie. British made starring a Vintage Bentley... by John Roberts #38616.1.3.1
Another is Checkpoint which is set against the Mille Miglia with lots of race footage. (EOM) by John Roberts #38616.1.3.1.1
One of my favorite movies ever. But how did that Edsel wind up on that lobby poster? (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38616.2
Mitchum owned an Edsel Citation so maybe he requested an Edsel on the poster? (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38616.2.1
It is a good old movie. I wish they hadn't "sped up" the chase footage though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38616.2.2
An iconic movie. More info from wikipedia. by Tim Kubiak #38616.3
Never seen this film...I must watch out for it. (EOM) by John Roberts #38616.4
VIDEO: Here 'tis, the whole movie by John Kuvakas #38616.4.1Moderator
Thanks! I watched it again....its been very many years. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38616.4.1.1
John, if it is that the movie is not so easy to obtain in your by Bruce Gibbins #38616.4.2
PICs: Which '59? Buick or Chrysler by John Bono #38615
Chrysler (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38615.1
Buick. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #38615.2
Chrysler by a 1/4 mile....like the less flamboyant styling better. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38615.3
Hmmm. Flamboyance must be in the eye of the flamboyed. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38615.3.1Moderator
1959 GM styling totally flamboys me. This feeling extends to the British A-40, A-50, by Jack Dodds #38615.3.1.1
Buick (EOM) by David Angeloni #38615.4
Buick. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38615.5
Buick. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #38615.6
Buick (EOM) by George Burgess #38615.7
Buick - my favourite GM for '59 (EOM) by John Roberts #38615.8
Wouldn't you really rather have a Buick? I would! (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38615.9
The Lion-Hearted Chrysler. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38615.10
My favorite Buick, and my least favorite Chrysler of all time!!! (EOM) by steve kiraly #38615.11
Buick!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38615.12
Too close, either one.... (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38615.13
Buick (EOM) by Randy Portwood #38615.14
Buick. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38615.15
Buick (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38615.16
Not crazy about either one but I'd choose the Chrysler. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38615.17
The Buick. The 59 used to be my favorite but the 60 replaced it recently (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #38615.18
My fave Buicks are the '55, 61 2drht, and the 63 Riviera. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38615.18.1
3 winners in my book. (EOM) by John Bono #38615.18.1.1
I'll take the Buick please. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38615.19
For me Buick has a slight edge. (EOM) by John Bono #38615.20
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38614
Pinto in movie Top Secret.. by Gary Rockwood #38614.1
I bought a '74 Pinto in '75; it was a pukey yellow color with matching by Jack Dodds #38614.2
I bought a new '75, bare bones basic, $3,000 off the dealer's lot, by David Holcombe #38614.3
35-36 Ford (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #38613
37-38 Ford (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #38612
Some interesting posts lately on a similar theme.... by John Roberts #38611
Four door Thunderbird (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38611.1Moderator
'53 - '54 Corvette (EOM) by John Bono #38611.2
'62 Dodge and Plymouth (EOM) by John Bono #38611.3
1953-54 Studebaker coupes (EOM) by David Holcombe #38611.4
'58-'59 Edsel. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #38611.5
A little earlier, what about the 1934 Aerodynamic Hupmobile (PIC) by David Holcombe #38611.6
Much better looking than the Chrysler Airflow IMHO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.6.1
1961 Dodge Polara and Plymouth Fury. And across the pond, by Bob Jackman #38611.7
The '59 Cadillac. Never really liked it until a several yrs. ago. Now I luv it. by Al Dorado #38611.8
1967 Pontiac. Nose treatment was panned in a big way vs. earlier years. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.9
1958 Thunderbird. Squarebird was a huge departure from the original by Jack Dodds #38611.9.1
1948 Hudson. Step-down design divided opinion. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.10
1949 Nash. Bathtub design was scoffed at by many. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.11
Design faux pas was the beginning of the end for Nash IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.11.1
I scoff at any and all bathtubs .... Just Do Not Like Them at All (EOM) by Dennis Mong #38611.11.2
I agree. We have a shower in our bathroom (EOM) by John Roberts #38611.11.2.1
Glad we can agree to disagree. This one arrived today~ (PIC) by David Holcombe #38611.11.2.2
Er..shower? bathtub?? Nice model David! (EOM) by John Roberts #38611.11.2.2.1
Imo that Packard is not a "bathtub" as it has normal wheel openings. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.11.2.2.2
Dennis...can I recommend a bar of soap down at the lake? Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.11.2.3
How can I take my Friday night bath without a bathtub?????? (EOM) by John Bono #38611.11.2.4
Turning a '48 Nash upside-down is the hardest bit. (EOM) by John Roberts #38611.11.2.4.1
1953 Willys. I disliked it until 8:15 this morning. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38611.12
I hesitate to enquire what happened at 8.15 this morning (EOM) by John Roberts #38611.12.1
The suspense is killing me........what happened at 8:15? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38611.12.1.1
I started liking Willys autos. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38611.12.1.1.1
PICs: Which '50? Lincoln or Mercury by John Bono #38610
Cosmo, although I would prefer a 4-door. (EOM) by Brian Cox #38610.1
Gotts go with the Merc. Those headlights on the Cosmo look weird to me. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #38610.2Moderator
+1. (EOM) by Jim Schultz #38610.2.1
That is one GREAT looking Mercury! That color combo is stunning!! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38610.3
+1 (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #38610.3.1
Two very interesting cars, and I like both. The Lincoln would be my first choice. (EOM) by David Holcombe #38610.4
Isn't this the rare Monterey version? I love both so a tie (EOM) by John Roberts #38610.5
+1. Yes the Mercury is the rare Monterey. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #38610.5.1
Franklin Mint made a 1:43 '51 Monterey in Mint Green with a brown top. It's very nice! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #38610.5.2
Many years ago I built some '49 Montereys based on the Brooklin model (EOM) by John Roberts #38610.5.2.1
Actually, make that '50. I used the grilles from the '50 convertible. (EOM) by John Roberts #38610.5.2.1.1
Do you have any old pics of them by chance? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38610.5.2.1.1.1
Merc' (EOM) by Terence Slekar #38610.6
Mercury (EOM) by George Burgess #38610.7
Make mine the Merc, please (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #38610.8
Merc. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #38610.9
Lincoln (EOM) by Ed Glorius #38610.10
Lincoln. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #38610.11
I like both but I've never seen the Cosmo before so I'm going to vote for it. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #38610.12
Mercury (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #38610.13
Mercury for me. Oddly, the Lincoln nose reminds me of a rhino. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38610.14
Mercury for me.....never cared much for the '50 Lincoln. (EOM) by John Bono #38610.15
Of the two featured cars, the Merc, but I'd rather have the by Rick Thompson #38610.16
Exactly my thoughts when I spotted it! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38610.16.1
OK then, I'll take the '40 Ford ragtop behind the Merc. I love it when a plan comes together! (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #38610.16.2
Good choice.....beautiful car and not a color seen very often. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38610.16.2.1
Andy...don't you have a coupe to put it with? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #38610.16.2.1.1
PIC - Yes, but it's a '41 by Andy Sixsmith #38610.16.2.1.1.1
I love your "41 coupe; especially the color. I recall the pics when you got it by Jack Dodds #38610.16.2.1.1.1.1
Just spotted the Zone ad at the top of the page. 'Vanashing'?.. by John Roberts #38609
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #38608
VIDEO: The story of one family by John Kuvakas #38608.1Moderator
Yeah, I sure remember that. (EOM) by Al Dorado #38608.2

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