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On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39914
OK, Santa Claus is visiting you on Christmas Eve.... by John Roberts #39913
Well John, as you know I am a Cadillac guy, but any car by Lloyd Mecca #39913.1
Good choice Lloyd. Had a visit to the Bentley factory a few years ago - wonderful place! (EOM) by John Roberts #39913.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39913.1.2
PICs: Which '65? by John Bono #39912
Wow...soooo hard to say. Love them both but Ford by an inch. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39912.1
I think the longer wheelbase and overall length give the Mercury better proportions. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39912.2
They're both great but I'll go with the Ford for being a little less boxy. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39912.3Moderator
At the time, I admired both, largely for the clean, straight, uncluttered by David Holcombe #39912.4
Mercury. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39912.5
I think I'll others have them John. Thanks anyway! (EOM) by John Roberts #39912.6
Merc' (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39912.7
Ford. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39912.8
Wow, these are getting tougher. The Galaxie by a smidge. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39912.9
MECUM - Kissimmee Florida ... 24 more days .. :) by Dennis Mong #39911
Dennis, your statement, "There is money at MECUM and those hi rollers are not afraid to drop it" by Frank Kocour #39911.1
PIC: 1970 Chrysler 300 Hurst black edition by Dick Johnson #39910
Oooh! I haven't seen this one before. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39910.1Moderator
Not a "real" Hurst edition - no production convertibles, interiors were tan, etc. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39910.2
PIC: I think you're right about the black one. But, there was, at least one white convertible. by John Kuvakas #39910.2.1Moderator
Right, but it wasn't a "production" car, it was a one-off for Linda Vaughn to use in parades, etc. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39910.2.1.1
It’s a clone or a tribute...not one of the 501 built. (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39910.3
Regardless of pedigree, this is a beauty. Very nice. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39910.4
Looks to be a nice conversion, but no such car was produced. by David Larsen #39910.5
Beautiful (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39910.6
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #39910.6.1
Wish I knew how to spell the word UGLY! (EOM) by George Schire #39910.7
I like this car much more now than when it was introduced. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39910.8
Like it! Not so keen on that white one but like the accessory on the back... by John Roberts #39910.9
PIC: The 59 Edsel used the 58 Continental taillight len's by Dick Johnson #39909
Must have had a large overstock of these (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39909.1
Edsel taillight lenses are not exactly the same as the 1958 Continental... by Randy Portwood #39909.2
What does this mean - Composite and Diecast Model? (EOM) by John Munro #39908
John I believe they're simply referring to the fact that the model is made with metal (diecast) ... by Christopher Moroni #39908.1
You'll see this description used a lot these days. Composite will by Don Anderson #39908.2
PIC: Mazda Sky Lounge by Dick Johnson #39907
Hotwheels on steroids! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39907.1
Not is Florida ... You'd be scrambled eggs (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39907.2
PIC: Custom built fire truck, by Dick Johnson #39906
I don't care for the firetruck but the lady is pretty hot! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39906.1
They come as a matched pair - a set. The catch is that one puts out fires while by Bruce Gibbins #39906.1.1
HA! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39906.1.1.1Moderator
Yabba Dabba Doo (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39906.1.1.2
See, cars still do have ash trays, by Dick Johnson #39905
That is so ghetto (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39905.1
This looks like a pic shot through the window of a homeless persons live in car. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39905.2
The sooner the fire starts the better. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39905.3
And on a music note this is one I dedicate to Ilene, by Dick Johnson #39904
Nice to hear such endearing comments. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39904.1
I am more aquated with the earlier release of this song by Ray Charles but apparently written by by Bruce Gibbins #39904.2
PICS: Here are four American-built pickups after and before cleanup............ by Terry Daly #39903
Interesting but I'm a "stock" guy. I'd prefer the '70 Chevelle SS. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39903.1
PICS: Not stock but here are two photos of your choice car. by Terry Daly #39903.1.1
This car customizes very well....nice lines. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39903.1.1.1
Just my thoughts .... these are just fine in stock condition - no clean up needed ... I still don't by Dennis Mong #39903.2
The major differences are subtle but seem to result from the removal of by Bruce Gibbins #39903.2.1
Dennis, Bruce is correct. Most of the cleanup is done via removal of..... by Terry Daly #39903.2.1.1
Nice work, Terry. (I get it.) ;>) (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39903.3
Having viewed some of the cars you've owned, you do get it. All have been clean. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39903.3.1
Nice work but I prefer the before craft (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39903.4
I think this kid should have had an A +. He did get them all right. by Dick Johnson #39902
I like this kid!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39902.1
Every day is a new adventure in our house, by Dick Johnson #39901
Much like breaking the dishes when drying; best to be "inept" at times. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39901.1
PIC: A 1986 Ford Bronco with only 6900 original miles by Dick Johnson #39900
Hermetically sealed for all these years (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39900.1
Are you serious? It looks like just that. Wow! My fave color for this one too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39900.1.1
Beautiful survivor (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39900.2
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #39900.2.1
Sweet! (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39900.3
PIC: 58 Pontiac Bonneville, by Dick Johnson #39899
Very nice - my favourite '58 GM along with Chevy (EOM) by John Roberts #39899.1
Me too...love the rear view in particular. Like 2-tone better though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39899.1.1
That Olds is very very nice .... I like it (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39899.2
Customized??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39899.2.1
This is a beautiful example. Luv that chromy dash. My fave '58 is the Buick Limited. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39899.3
Forum members always seem very divided on '58 GM cars; with the Olds and by Jack Dodds #39899.3.1
Awesome! Best of the '58s (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39899.4
Check out these big scale cars, by Dick Johnson #39898
Now if I only had the bread to get one of these (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39898.1
From post 39889 by Jack Dodds, the Edsel was doomed from the start sad to say. by Dick Johnson #39897
Viewing both tail lights, I question that the Edsel used the Comet lenses. Shape is different. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39897.1
It does seem that way to me. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39897.1.1
VID: OK! This car is nicer than my house! by John Kuvakas #39896Moderator
Really something but just a bit much for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39896.1
And more expensive than mine by far! It doesn't grab me though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39896.2
I don't think that I would want to live in the Benz though. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39896.3
PIC: Lincoln brings back suicide doors on the new Continental by John Kuvakas #39895Moderator
Wow!! I want one!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39895.1
Very nice, very Jaguar looking (EOM) by John Roberts #39895.2
Yes, very nice! (EOM) by John Bono #39895.3
" Oh I Like That " ( Capt Jack Sparrow - Pirates of Carribean ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39895.4
Good! I hope it sells out! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39895.5
So do I. Shows American car makers can compete well IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39895.5.1
I liked these doors from the start in 61. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39895.6
These doors should have been part of the new Continental design from the start, imo. by Al Dorado #39895.7
This is a beautiful American luxury car; long overdue. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39895.8
Isn’t the Continental officially dead now? (EOM) by David Crowe #39895.9
No, it's still being produced. Ford has halted sedan production but not Lincoln....yet. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39895.9.1Moderator
Thanks, John. There is still hope in the world. I refuse to drive a truck or crossover. (EOM) by David Crowe #39895.9.1.1
They fazed out the MKS and came out with the Continental in 2016. With the by Tom Ciryak #39895.9.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39894
PICS: Budweiser Rocket and Thrust SSC by John Kuvakas #39894.1Moderator
Radar malfunction???? Incredibly bad luck...poor guy! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39894.2
Spending the evening with my 1:43 Packards, I returned to a favorite Packard story & decided by David Holcombe #39893
GR8T Story ... THanks (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39893.1
Incredible! Thanks, David. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39893.2Moderator
I love the old "pioneer" stories. Thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39893.3
PICs: Which Oldsmobile? '55 or '57 by John Bono #39892
'57. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39892.1
+1. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39892.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39892.1.2
TIE for me! The 55, 56, and 57 Oldsmobile's are timeless beauties. In fact, with the exception of by George Schire #39892.2
I tend to agree, George, Can't forget the '54, either. Read on: by Al Dorado #39892.2.1
Of these two I prefer the look of this '56. Very close though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39892.3
A big tie for me. Love them both (EOM) by John Roberts #39892.4
'56 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39892.5
The '57 does it for me today. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39892.6
55 Starfire (EOM) by George Burgess #39892.7
+1 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39892.7.1
'57 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39892.8
1957. One of my favorites. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39892.9
57 please, the best looking of the 50's. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39892.10
The 57 but prefer the HT with the great back windows. by Dick Johnson #39892.11
Me too. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39892.11.1
Both great but partial to the 57 (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39892.12
Mid fifties Oldsmobiles are gorgeous....another tie. (EOM) by John Bono #39892.13
On the music subject Duane Eddy has been my all time favorite by Dick Johnson #39891
I remember when me and my cousin went down to the record store to buy by Bruce Gibbins #39891.1
I like him too...but Hank Marvin is my favourite (EOM) by John Roberts #39891.2
Even today I can't sit still when I hear this song. I had no idea he is still alive and by Frank Kocour #39891.3
Great legend. So nice to know he is still "out there" playing. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39891.4
PIC - a recent picture of Duane with Brenda Lee. by Andy Sixsmith #39891.5
VID: Gassing up a Tesla by John Kuvakas #39890Moderator
Omg Hilarious! And of course she would be blonde. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39890.1
That's hilarious. Not sure I would have let her go so far as to put the nozzle into the electrical by Frank Kocour #39890.2
Yes! I cringed when I saw that as well. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39890.2.1
So funny. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39890.3
All I get is "This video is unavailable". (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39890.4
Try it now, Andy. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39890.4.1Moderator
Thanks, John. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39890.4.1.1
PIC: 1960 Edsels by Dick Johnson #39889
Just a worse-looking '60 Ford, just like the final DeSoto was a worse-looking '61 Chrysler. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39889.1
Man Barry, I couldn't DISAGREE with you more on this one. I think the 60 Edsel is by George Schire #39889.1.1
'60 Edsel was nothing but an afterthought. by Barry Levittan #39889.1.1.1
It strikes me as an afterthought; looking at the "tacked-on" bits. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39889.
I like the white 2-door Ranger...except those taillights kill it... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39889.2
+1 Shame about those tail lights; strange application. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39889.2.1
I love the Edsel taillights over the Ford's. (EOM) by George Schire #39889.2.1.1
Although a little odd looking, I love them. I wish I'd see more of them around. (EOM) by John Merritt #39889.3
Both look great, epecially that Ranger coupe ! Yep, these by Mike DeTorrice #39889.4
I prefer the Ford but the Edsel is fine too. However,,, by John Roberts #39889.5
1960 Edsels by Joseph Sturges #39889.6
In general don't like the Edsel s, especially that ugly 60 versions. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39889.7
PIC: Is there a BMW in your future ? Here is the Vision iNext concept that is being driven, by Dick Johnson #39888
Ewww! (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39888.1
No way, no how. Yuck. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #39888.2
My thoughts exactly .... "Ain't No Way - No How " !! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39888.2.1
Uhhh...no! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39888.3
Ugly Legomobile....but we had better get used to them I'm afraid! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39888.4
It's that bulldog chewing a wasp look again (EOM) by John Roberts #39888.5
I have to say; that is about the best description I have ever heard! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39888.5.1
Wow! Tuff crowd; I think this is ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39888.6
That's why I love The Lounge Chris - everyone likes something different! (EOM) by John Roberts #39888.6.1
Where are the car companies getting their designers from nowadays - from a cereal box???? (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39888.7
Friggin' fugly! As bad as most Toyota & Lexus vehicles. Hideous. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39888.8
Well here is an update on my shoulder surgery by Dick Johnson #39887
I like your fighting spirit Dick! Good luck with it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39887.1
Thank you. Yes I am going to win this. I am 75 and have a lot ahead of me and an awesome wife to by Dick Johnson #39887.1.1
Good man !!!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39887.1.1.1
With that attitude you will succeed. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39887.1.1.2
Attitude and determination is always important Dick. Set your mind to it and you can do it. by George Schire #39887.2
Dick your attitude is an inspiration. Thank you. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39887.2.1
Good luck, Dick. I enjoy your posts and wish you many years of Lounge activity. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39887.3
Positive thoughts and prayers going your way. (EOM) by John Bono #39887.4
A wise decision Dick. Hope all goes well (EOM) by John Roberts #39887.5
Tough decision but a wise one, imo. Good luck. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39887.6
I had an idea, My mom used to tell me to "keep it it is in a strange place" by Dick Johnson #39886
WOW!!!!!! .... I love the first offering ... What an amaing machine (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39886.1
I can NOT stomach the 2nd style of music ... So I go back to the first and stay there (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39886.2
WOW! Both offerings were FANTASTIC! (EOM) by Jim Schultz #39886.3
One of my favorite Marty Robbins songs. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39886.4
I like them both, but the 2nd sounds like 1951 instead of 1961 (EOM) by Miles Germain #39886.5
Even the current country western singers lament the passing of the old style music. I love Marty by Frank Kocour #39886.6
So auh... opening night at the Met from now on will be just this guy? (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39886.7
I don't know why but I have been a sucker for anything played on an organ since I was a kid. by Duncan Pohl #39886.8
The problem with these links is that once there one gets lost in time by Tom Ciryak #39886.9
How it used to be, by Dick Johnson #39885
Aaah, the good old days. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39885.1
LOL, Bruce. As Fred Mertz said in the "equal rights" episode of "I Love Lucy": by Al Dorado #39885.1.1
Recipe for a resentful wife. Wonder why things changed??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39885.2
Just a smile for the day, by Dick Johnson #39884
PIC: How did he do this and now where do I go ?? by Dick Johnson #39883
PIC: One of my favorite 57 Fords, the custom 300 by Dick Johnson #39882
As a kid, used to see these often. Just a simple "from point A to point B" car. Great memories! (EOM) by George Schire #39882.1
I like it but I would put different wheels or wheel disk on it. Prefer black rims to the body color (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39882.2
This is nice. Basic but stylish. Ford V8, too. Luv the color combo. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39882.3
I always really liked this car and wish Sergio would do it in 1:43.; light blue/white. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39882.4
Even the plain jane solid color with no side trim were nice IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39882.4.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39881
PIC: It was an amazing time! by John Kuvakas #39881.1Moderator
2 days ago ...... by Dennis Mong #39881.1.1
I'd kill for $2.29 gas. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39881.1.1.1
So would I...it's 1 pound 26 a litre here! (EOM) by John Roberts #39881.
Holy cow...ouch! I'll stop whining. Love those applied taxes hey? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39881.
I'll never forget that '73 embargo. Drove a '68 Malibu 327 4bbl. at the time. by Al Dorado #39881.2
I was commuting in a ten years old VW bug and smiled at the lines, until by David Holcombe #39881.2.1
Today, driving home from church, I passed two stations with gas for $1.89/gal. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #39881.3
(LINK) A site many of you, I bet, don't know about. Because I'm also a model RR I visit this..... by Christopher Moroni #39880
Coool! I have a small "HO museum" of American railroads (mainly steam era)... by Ralf Buyer #39880.1
"..museum" I like that Ralph. I usually say my large N-scale RR is in the "arm-chair" stage. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39880.1.1
Thanks for the link Chris. I too have a collection of N scale trains by Bob Jackman #39880.1.1.1
One day Bob I'll do something... I have a closet full of "stuff." Good site though...right? (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39880.
PICs: Which '59? Buick or Cadillac by John Bono #39879
Buick by a country mile! (EOM) by David Angeloni #39879.1
+ (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39879.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39879.1.2
+3 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39879.1.3
BUICK! It along with Oldsmobile are the stars of the 59 GM line-up. (EOM) by George Schire #39879.2
Buick by all means (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39879.3
A bit apples vs. oranges....but I pick Buick by a mile. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39879.4
You're kidding right? C-A-D-I-L-L-A-C-! Period! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39879.5
* * * C A D D Y * * * By 5 Country Miles ..... he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39879.5.1
Cadillac (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39879.6
Buick (EOM) by George Burgess #39879.7
Fins to the sky! Caddy, please. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39879.8
How can anyone not like the Cadillac?? by John Kuvakas #39879.9Moderator
Me for one John...sorry! (EOM) by John Roberts #39879.9.1
* * * C A D D Y * * * By a Mile !! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39879.9.2
Generally I do...but not the '59. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39879.9.3
If i was driving one to an antique car show today, it would be the Buick. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39879.10
Buick! But I wouldn't kick the Caddy out of my garage either. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39879.11
Buick - but I guess I'm just a mid fifties fan at heart (EOM) by John Roberts #39879.12
Buick for me. My favorite GM 59 automobile. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39879.12.1
Cadillac. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39879.13
Cadillac! The '59 Caddy used to be my least fave. Now I love it. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39879.14
Buick. The only make that is close would be the 59 Chevy Impala. . by Gary Rockwood #39879.15
I love the Buick but I love the iconic Caddy more. (EOM) by John Bono #39879.16
Buick. (EOM) by David Larsen #39879.17
Cadillac (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39879.18
Cars and LSD, LOL ! and other fun info, very helpful, by Dick Johnson #39878
Its great that the LSD survived...never heard of it. Interesting. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39878.1
VID: Fins by John Kuvakas #39877Moderator
Fantastic compilation of post-war through 60s styling. Makes by Jack Dodds #39877.1
Love it! Glad to see new Cadillacs too, yes they do have fins...albeit VERY subtle. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39877.2
Love the pics and the music too. (EOM) by John Bono #39877.3
Fins Are Fabulous! (EOM) by Al Dorado #39877.4
PIC: Just a few for your viewing pleasure, by Dick Johnson #39876
Great pics! Love the rare Canadian '57 Pontiac Pathfinder sedan by Jack Dodds #39876.1
1960 Edsel by dennis Brown #39876.2
Not keen on the '60 Edsel but would buy the 1:43 wagon for its uniquness. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39876.2.1
The Bantam is really special. I have a couple of similar Bantams in 1:43 scale. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39876.3
Oh that Edsel! And man that Falcon is about as "Mustang" as it can get. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39876.4
I like all these! Pic would be the Pontiac Pathfinder (EOM) by John Roberts #39876.5
Hmmmmm............ (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39876.5.1
Love the '41 Chevy and the '63 Falcon. (EOM) by John Bono #39876.6
+1 (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39876.6.1
I want the yellow Mopar you can see the rear of behind the 41 Chevy. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39876.7
VID: Anyone relate? by John Kuvakas #39875Moderator
LOL........BIG time From a 32 to a 54 waist line (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39875.1
??? You too ??? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39875.1.1
Ya ...... Me too (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39875.1.1.1
I can relate. Got to shed 50 LBS. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39875.2
Yeah I can relate...but I beat anorexia! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39875.3
LOL. Some of us gave it a very sound thrashing. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.3.1
I find the video sad. America has become a lot of out of shape and unhealthy people. by George Schire #39875.4
George, I had a friend who did what you are suggesting....he by Jack Dodds #39875.4.1
Jack, if what you say about your friend is true, I'm sorry. But it has nothing to do with by George Schire #39875.4.1.1
I was joking. Forgot to put "Lol" ...sorry about that. by Jack Dodds #39875.
Does eating a "well done" steak count as not eating red meat???? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39875.4.2
Yes Tom, it does. (EOM) by George Schire #39875.4.2.1
Oh whoa is me. Guess I'll never get off the fat train. But at 72 I still feel pretty good with all by Tom Ciryak #39875.
If you slather it in A-1 it becomes brown; then all will be well. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.4.2.2
ONLY on a tasteless steak. Salt/pepper/garlic are my vices on steak (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39875.
Yeah, but then the suicide rate becomes a problem - people no longer have a reason to live. lol by Duncan Pohl #39875.4.3
Sure can! I'm a work in progress...and I'm gonna get there too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.5
Full disclosure....I'm currently dating Jenny Craig. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.5.1
I hope she has a sense of humor! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39875.5.1.1Moderator
Looking in the mirror, I hope she does too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.
More people are on Jenny Craig than Mr. Craig. (EOM) by John Bono #39875.5.1.2
Now you tell me! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.
LOL, that cracked me up John. Wonder of Mr. Craig knows? (EOM) by George Schire #39875.
I haven't gained any weight since 1979, but somehow I'm now wearing pants that are four sizes larger by Frank Kocour #39875.6
Seriously...just 4 "gravity" inches in all that time? I'd say you've done well! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.6.1
Boy how I can relate! Put on 4 inches around my waist over the past few years, plus by Duncan Pohl #39875.7
Good for you to get that program going! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39875.7.1
VID: Trust us! by John Kuvakas #39874Moderator
OOPS! (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39874.1
Oh no....the poor guy will be shaken for life....if he survived. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39874.2
PIC: Some customs, CAUTION some are hard on the eyes, by Dick Johnson #39872
The Swede should be taken out and shot. No way to treat that Volvo! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39872.1
....just wounded....fyi. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39872.1.1
The use of LSD in custom car design should be banned (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39872.2
You use the term Customs very loosely!! They're a mess (EOM) by George Burgess #39872.3
The Trabi looks better than stock. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #39872.4
I wouldnt use these in my junkyard diorama (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39872.5
Remember what I said in another post previously, about some people just needing to seek attention? by George Schire #39872.6
Well, the Firebird and the Eldo definitely fall into the attention seeking category. by Jack Dodds #39872.6.1
And Jack, there-in lies my biggest problem with many customs. (EOM) by George Schire #39872.6.1.1
Thanks for the heads up, I'm didn't look. (EOM) by John Bono #39872.7
VID: Anyone up for this? by John Kuvakas #39871Moderator
No thanks. Only slightly more dangerous than collecting model cars by Bob Jackman #39871.1
* * * Let's Do IT ... I'll sell off my entire collection to finance that * * * (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39871.2
I'll go if they supply Depends and CPR...Lol. The ultimate rush...or mush. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39871.3
Forget it.....I'd probably parachute into rush hour traffic in front of a 16-wheeler. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39871.3.1
Adrenalin junkies.....Yee Gods (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39871.4
No thanks! No way! No how! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39871.5
LOL, whew, looks amazing ... but I could never do it ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #39871.6
death-wish causing adrenaline-rush.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39871.7
Sorry, but this will interfere with my nap. (EOM) by John Bono #39871.8
PIC: A couple of sports cars, by Dick Johnson #39870
Mercedes is very cool....the other is gross. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39870.1
Again you are very loosely calling these cars, sports cars! (EOM) by George Burgess #39870.2
Pics ... We are shopping GMC yesterday and we found this beauty on the showroom floor. by Jerry Vinson #39869
Now that is a real pickup. Beautiful. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39869.1
I have to say same thing * * * + 1 * * * (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39869.1.1
Gorgeous! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39869.2Moderator
Gorgeous! (EOM) by Al Dorado #39869.3
Cheaper than anything they had in their inventory when you consider by Bob Jackman #39869.4
I'll ask the obvious question: How much? I LOVE it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39869.5
Jack, they would not say a price. by Jerry Vinson #39869.5.1
I'm just a lottery win away from being that schmuck! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39869.5.1.1
BEAUTIFUL!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39869.6
A real stunner ! Great looking GMC pickup. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #39869.7
looking great but not allowing you to see the engine would scare me of (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39869.8
PIC: And from the strange , by Dick Johnson #39868
His servant didn't polish Mr. Dali's shoes. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #39868.1
I wonder how old Frank Lentini peed? lol (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39868.2
With both hands. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39868.2.1
Some would say Frank was blessed....I say one can be trouble enough. by Jack Dodds #39868.3
I looked ol Frank up. He got married and raised four kids. Worked all of his life for the circus. by Frank Kocour #39868.3.1
Really? Well good for him to rise above it all! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39868.3.1.1
I almost hate to ask: Where’s Franks 4th foot? (EOM) by David Vandermeer #39868.4
Attached to his 3rd leg......poor soul. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39868.4.1
A freak show for sure. (EOM) by John Bono #39868.5
If you home school your child be sure he/she gets in the marching band, by Dick Johnson #39867
The upside is she will never be out of step. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39867.1
PIC: A Citroen ambulance by Dick Johnson #39866
Going to need a big motor ... Behemouth look REALLY heavy (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39866.1
This vehicle was actually built to transport the Hugo Brothers in their declining years. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39866.2
PIC: An Austin seven and a Thames truck, by Dick Johnson #39865
Cute couple. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39865.1
"Grandpa, tell me what it was like when you were little like me." (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39865.2
You can't not love an Austin 7 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39865.3
The BMW Isettas and how they got here, by Dick Johnson #39864
Must have been a crossing in calm sea or the eggs would have gone overboard. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #39864.1
That is one micro I would enjoy owning (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39864.2
Me too....but you would need a gas mask for the oil smoke. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39864.2.1
A smile for the day, by Dick Johnson #39863
That is just too cute (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39863.1
So cute when they're fawns....then they grow up & eat your rose garden! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39863.1.1
Awwww, two little pals ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #39863.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39862
PIC: 1896 Blazer patent.... by John Bono #39862.1
Thanks for the additional information, John. It amplifies Michael's by David Holcombe #39862.1.1
Yes, it's always nice to have that visual. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39862.1.1.1Moderator
+ 1 ... Yes - Visual aids do add value (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39862.1.1.2
Your welcome, gentlemen. (EOM) by John Bono #39862.1.1.3
Nancy Wilson RIP by Sal Lomma #39861
The Jazz/Pop artist.... not to be confused with Nancy Wilson of Heart. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39861.1
WHEW .... My First thought ... Thank you for clarification (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39861.1.1
VID: Nancy Wilson "Someone to Watch Over Me" by John Kuvakas #39861.2Moderator
Even in old age she was as gorgeous as when she was young. AND the voice Oh my God! Awesome (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39861.2.1
She will be missed...phenomenal talent...think I'll go pop in a cd, grab a glass of wine, by David Angeloni #39861.2.2
PICs: Which '58? Packard Hawk or Studebaker Hawk by John Bono #39860
I'll go directly to jail without passing Go and getting $200. Both are ugly beyond ugly. (EOM) by George Schire #39860.1
Ditto (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39860.1.1
Studebaker. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39860.2
Have to go with the Studebaker in that its style flows better, but the Packard is most interesting. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39860.3
I agree with Terry. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39860.3.1
Well said. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39860.3.2Moderator
Studebaker. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39860.4
I'd choose the Studebaker but have a soft spot for the Packard... by John Roberts #39860.5
Studebaker. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39860.5.1
Packard (EOM) by George Burgess #39860.6
The PackardBaker because I'm sucker for Mylar coated fins. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39860.7
Packard, but honestly, I wouldn't say no to either one. (EOM) by John Merritt #39860.8
Love both, but Packard wins for the color combo and the wheels. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39860.9
Agree! (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39860.9.1
Studebaker! The catfish face of the Packard is hideous. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39860.10
+1 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39860.10.1
+2 (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39860.10.1.1
* * * B O T H * * * (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39860.11
Studebaker for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39860.12
I have loved the Studebaker Golden Hawk since I was a boy. The Packard is hideous. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39860.13
The Packardbaker for the color combo, wires and "unique" front end. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39860.14
Well I think those designers wrecked em both by that time. by Don Anderson #39860.15
I think DM did one in 1:18 in the colors you mention. Might find it on ebay. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39860.15.1
Packard (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39860.16
Another tie. 2 beauties with very similar styling with some minor differences. (EOM) by John Bono #39860.17
1952 Buick Roadmaster with 25,090 original miles by Dick Johnson #39859
How slow can you go........ by John Bono #39859.1
With the Dynaflow transmission it would be plenty slow but what by Bob Jackman #39859.1.1
For sure. (EOM) by John Bono #39859.1.1.1
Dyna wont you flow....but smooth as glass (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39859.1.1.2
What an impression you'd have made back in 1952 pulling up in that car..."I've made it!!" (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39859.2
Remember the whine of the Buick Dynaflow? Nothing sounded quite like a Buick! (EOM) by David Holcombe #39859.3
Wouldn't you really rather have a Buick? I'll take this one! (EOM) by Al Dorado #39859.4
What a beautiful 2drht. Awesome survivor. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39859.5
PIC: 1948 Olds woody, by Dick Johnson #39858
As beautiful as it is, I just could never get in to wood on a car. by George Schire #39858.1
Agree! (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39858.1.1
Very nice - I'm in the opposite camp here - I love woodies (EOM) by John Roberts #39858.2
Agree! (EOM) by John Merritt #39858.2.1
Me too! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39858.2.2
Ditto here. Love the color of this one! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39858.2.3
Love the woodies. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39858.2.3.1
PIC: Colorful Lincoln's, by Dick Johnson #39857
Beautiful but the red one needs the porch removed (EOM) by David Angeloni #39857.1
The guy who invented Continental Kits should have served jail time. (EOM) by George Schire #39857.2
LOL. I feel your anger. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39857.2.1
Three beauties. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39857.3
I'll take the blue one (EOM) by John Roberts #39857.4
All look great, including the one with the Continental kit. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #39857.5
I agree Mike. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39857.5.1
Awesome cars, wonderful colors. (EOM) by John Merritt #39857.6
The '56 Lincoln and the Continental were, imo, two of the most elegant cars of the 50's. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39857.7
Very nice and striking; especially the mauve one. Lose the Connie. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39857.8
This is before gay meant........gay. (EOM) by Don Anderson #39857.9
PIC: Scion Hako and a Scion pickup, by Dick Johnson #39856
What a mess!! (EOM) by George Burgess #39856.1
Scion is not familiar to me. Can anyone tell me about this make?... by John Roberts #39856.2
Just asked Mr Google! Toyota then - no longer made?.. by John Roberts #39856.2.1
Scion was a sub-brand for Toyota here in the states. by John Kuvakas #39856.2.1.1Moderator
Easy to see why Scion failed in the States. Had these two examples by Bob Jackman #39856.
That pick up has given me devilish thoughts about my Xb. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39856.3
Only thing I like = Colors (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39856.4
Generic boxes on wheels; not appealing at all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39856.5
VW in trouble, by Dick Johnson #39855
oh my, the s.. will hit the fan.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39855.1
And that's why I bought my Caddy Escalade .... YEAP. (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39855.2
This is criminal. They never thought they would get caught. Too big to fail, VW? I don't think so. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39855.3
Kinda makes you wonder what all the others are doing, doesn't it? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39855.3.1Moderator
Interesting. This kind of counters the video footage of by Jack Dodds #39855.5
VW, the company with integrity.....NOT! (EOM) by John Bono #39855.6
VW just got caught.....others didn't IMHO. Very dumb move all the same. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39855.6.1
And on a music note, by Dick Johnson #39854
"If I were the king of the world.... Tell you what I'd do ..... " by Dennis Mong #39854.1
At this season of the year, it comes to me that there's another popular song with the same title. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39854.1.1
This helps explain the weird lyrics after all these years. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39854.2
CUSTOMS and I will let them speak for themselves, by Dick Johnson #39853
I like that first one - I'd give some left-laners a view of that scowl in their rear view mirror! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39853.1
post-apocalyptic Jeep, for sure... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39853.2
+ 1 ... Oh yeah ... I'm in ... JEEP gets my vote (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39853.2.1
(PIC) The Jeep looks like something The Punisher would drive: by Al Dorado #39853.3
Hey Al ... You nailed it - It does look the punisher (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39853.3.1
I made it to the very first one, the custom Jeep with the cow catcher. I wonder how by David Holcombe #39853.4
Uh ... That is not a cow catcher ... it for ramming zombies - he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39853.4.1
I'll take the Mustang GT coupe....crush the rest. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39853.5
Crush tha rest ???? ... Let me get that Mustang crushing JEEP started up .... he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39853.5.1
All of that stuff is just down right creepy. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39853.6
I like the mail truck (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39853.7
Not one of them tripped my trigger (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #39853.8
Citroen station wagons were like this, by Dick Johnson #39852
I like the color combo in the last 2 pix (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39852.1
A car I always wish I could have owned (EOM) by John Roberts #39852.2
I don't know why I like Citroën's so much but I do! (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39852.3
Real Citroens, like this and the GS, 2CV, etc. were amazing cars... by John Roberts #39852.3.1
+1 I agree; although I didn't understand the car until about 20 years ago by Jack Dodds #39852.3.1.1
Well it is Christmas, by Dick Johnson #39851
ROTFLMAO ... Priceless (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39851.1
Very good! Just shown a print off to our spaniels.... by John Roberts #39851.2
Excellent! (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39851.3
PIC: I owned a 60 Starliner just like this, same color by Dick Johnson #39850
Looks good - Nice pix (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39850.1
I've always really liked this model...but it seems to divide opinion (EOM) by John Roberts #39850.2
I agree. Sometimes I like it, at others I don't. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39850.2.1Moderator
I had a Sunliner in Monte Carlo Red with a white top and 352 V-8, I loved that car! (EOM) by George Burgess #39850.3
Strangely the small caps and black walls suit it. I like it a lot. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39850.4
I'm in the "I like it" category. Not a fan of the 4-door sedan version though. (EOM) by George Schire #39850.5
Could this be the next GMC ?? by Dick Johnson #39849
I hope not... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39849.1
+2 ... I agree !!! ( Doing my GS impression) ... That is BUTT UGLY !!!!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39849.1.1
Make that two - who dreams up these cars???? (EOM) by George Burgess #39849.1.1.1
Actually a concept from 2001 called the Terracross. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39849.2Moderator
Thanks John, this is the first I have seen this one. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39849.2.1
Let us hope this will be the last time we see it !! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39849.2.1.1
...right, old stuff here. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39849.2.2
I like some bits of it. The wheels are a nice round shape (EOM) by John Roberts #39849.3
I like the GMC badge and the color.....and that's it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39849.3.1
Gort...nickto, barrata, clatoo. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39849.4
LOL! One of my favorite movies! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39849.4.1Moderator
Caption, by Dick Johnson #39848
I can't caption ... I'm too busy laughing he he he he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39848.1
'I can hear the dog pound wagon...thank goodness!' (EOM) by John Roberts #39848.2
And you live at the top and have to carry your groceries up, by Dick Johnson #39847
that's what drones are for these days....(well, in the not so far future, I mean) (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39847.1
WHAT THA Flippin' floppun' is that? ... Oh My Gosh !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39847.2
Just imagine moving day.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39847.3
Something to think about the next time you go flying, by Dick Johnson #39846
I don't under the big to do about finding out why planes crash: by Bruce Parsons #39846.1
Sorry to disagree Bruce, but it's lack of altitude. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39846.1.1
What if? by John Kuvakas #39845Moderator
They would have been shut down earlier than they were. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39845.1
SNICKER ... Hi 5 Jack .... LOL (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39845.1.1
Looks like a knuckle duster on wheels (EOM) by John Roberts #39845.3
Oh hell no!!!! (EOM) by George Burgess #39845.4
Bruce Wayne's mother's car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39845.5
What if; I throw up. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39845.6
Brooklin Diaries for Dec 14 by John Kuvakas #39844Moderator
PIC: Two from Cadillac, by Dick Johnson #39843
Prefer the '57 nose but both are beautiful....great colors. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39843.1
+1 (EOM) by David Angeloni #39843.1.1
'57 for all the lil details here & there & for the color (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39843.2
Like 'em both. The '57 might look better with a white roof, imo. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39843.3
57...for me the 58 is overdone (EOM) by John Roberts #39843.4
The 58 is my favorite by George Burgess #39843.5
57 please. 57 over the 58 [which I like a lot] prefer the less protrusive FINS and the single by Bruce Parsons #39843.6
1957 (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39843.7
Just a couple of things to put a smile on your face or make you laugh, by Dick Johnson #39842
LOL....hilarious....especially the poodle part. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39842.1
ROTFLMAO ... I'm with JACK on this one ... Poodle is purfect!!!! he he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39842.1.1
Thanks, Dick. The dog food diet is classic! (EOM) by David Holcombe #39842.2
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39841
PIC: Original surface by John Kuvakas #39841.1Moderator
Indy speedway by Alan Dinsmore #39841.2
PICs: Which '61? Continental or Imperial by John Bono #39840
One of the best looking Imperials I've seen but the Lincoln is just plain classier. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39840.1
I've always had a love for the '61 Lincolns, a timeless, elegant design. by John Kuvakas #39840.2Moderator
I'll take the Imperial for the 2-door hardtop body style, my favorite. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39840.3
I like both, even though they are very different. Maybe both for alternate days? (EOM) by David Holcombe #39840.4
+1 (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39840.4.1
Lincoln for me. Timeless design was such an improvement over 58-60. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39840.5
Lincoln (EOM) by David Angeloni #39840.6
Lincoln. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39840.7
Imperial (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39840.8
The Lincoln has one foot in the future. The Imperial, one foot in the past. Love 'em both. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39840.9
Lincoln (EOM) by George Burgess #39840.10
I love the Imperial, but that Lincoln wins. IMO it might be the most beautiful postwar American car. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39840.11
Lincoln! Very stylish. Love the suicide doors. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39840.12
Both classics, but a better comparison might have been an Imperial LeBaron. by David Larsen #39840.13
Lincoln. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39840.13.1
Lincoln Continental (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39840.14
The Lincoln by a mile. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39840.15
Both TOO big, TOO ugly, and TOO opulent for my taste. And cost TOO much new. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39840.16
Continental (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39840.17
2 very different styles, both beautiful.....today it's the Continental. (EOM) by John Bono #39840.18
If you never heard the BRRRRRRRRRRRT of the A10 Warthog - U're on wrong side of the barrell ... :) by Dennis Mong #39839
VID: Brrrt! by John Kuvakas #39839.1Moderator
Wow, that would certainly make a mess of a Toyota pickup with mounted by Jack Dodds #39839.1.1
LOL, and being designed to make a mess of Soviet tanks, then most by Mike DeTorrice #39839.1.1.1
A perect end for them too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39839.
Trust me .... There's nothing left after the BRRRRRRRT !!! he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39839.1.1.2
1966 Mustangs by Pat Kempf #39838
Sounds like a challenge! As a long-time 1:43 collector, I am convinced there by David Holcombe #39838.1
Pat, books have been written about the topics you mention here. Let me say......... by Christopher Moroni #39838.2
1966 Mustangs by Pat Kempf #39838.2.1
Pat, you have a great thought here. by John Kuvakas #39838.3Moderator
1966 Mustangs by Pat Kempf #39838.3.1
Which ever route you take, your proposed collection of however many models by Bruce Gibbins #39838.3.1.1
PIC: Bus air conditioned the hard way. by Dick Johnson #39837
Just imagine all the bugs hitting him the face & going in his mouth! (EOM) by Al Dorado #39837.1
Just like my harley down to the KEYS ... Rain or shine ... Bugs are just free road snacks : ) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39837.1.1
Excellent protein. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39837.1.2
Just imagine if it was a seagull.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39837.1.3
YUK!! ... SEAGULL???.... I'd be covered in White Frosting .... EWWWWW !!!!! he he he he he (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39837.1.3.1
Could be nasty in a rain storm. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39837.2
PIC: BMW not PS but real, by Dick Johnson #39836
Looks like that might be at the Woodward Dream Cruise. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39836.1
Without a doubt. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39836.1.1
Good grief....the things people waste their money on. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39836.2
Amen to that! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39836.2.1
Paint job has pretty colors ... nice colors ...... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39836.3
Surprised the front tires are on the ground. (EOM) by John Bono #39836.4
... I thought the same thing. There must surely be "weight" in that front-trunk. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39836.4.1
It's a supercharged 4.6-liter 281 CID engine from a Rover 75 that sends around 300 HP to the rear by Frank Kocour #39836.5
PIC: Not many four doors with a chopped top but I like this 56 Ford before and after, by Dick Johnson #39835
What an amazing job. It looks very nice. (EOM) by David Crowe #39835.1
Not big on 4 dr but I have to admit, I like it. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39835.2
I always prefer stock but the mild chop is ok. Nice to see the car saved. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39835.3
Looks Good !! ... Nice wurk ... Lot of time & $$ put into that project - Well Done (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39835.4
I likes it! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39835.5
Was it worth the effort? (EOM) by John Bono #39835.6
Yes, I really do think so. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39835.6.1
And Victor Frankenstein was loathed. What is dead, should be left dead. (EOM) by George Schire #39835.7
Is that Frankenstein or Fronkensteen ? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39835.7.1
I used to like to watch her show until I saw this LOL !! by Dick Johnson #39834
OOps !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39834.1
I'd love to see the recipes. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39834.3Moderator
Uhhh...let's go eat Grandma...I mean, let's go eat, Grandma! (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39834.4
How about this ad. Not sure if real or gag. by Gary Rockwood #39834.5
That's so shocking; sale price is ridiculously high! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39834.5.1
The woman is a monster obviously. She seemed so nice.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39834.6
It's been widely known for years now that the cannibal Rachael Ray is a carnivorous carnivore. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39834.7
To quote Hall & Oates....she's a maaaan-eater!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39834.7.1
You get what you pay for. (EOM) by John Bono #39834.8
PIC: 1940 Willys coupe, by Dick Johnson #39833
WHEW !!! ... This is another BEAUTY .... Can sleep in my bed anytime !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39833.1
It's a car Dennis! (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39833.1.1
What a great job somebody has done here with this car. Never a fan of white by Bruce Gibbins #39833.1.1.1
So nice to see a "non-gasser" version... (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39833.2
Wow! Nice job. That Rocket V8 is particularly beautiful. A merry Willysmobile. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39833.3
Nice to see one of these done up "moderately". I love it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39833.4
Very well done and in good taste. I really like the color combo. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39833.5
Very nicely done. Very subtle. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39833.6
Can't be...there's no blower busting out of the hood. (EOM) by John Bono #39833.7
PIC: 1959 Corvette, by Dick Johnson #39832
Now THAT ... is just pure beauty right there ..... oooooooooooo (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39832.1
A beauty. I admit to missing the decklid chrome strips of the '58. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39832.2
Beautiful car and colors. I love the '58 chrome strips too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39832.3
Very Nice!! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39832.4
Love it! (EOM) by John Bono #39832.5
PIC: Here you go Dennis, by Dick Johnson #39831
* * * ROTFLMAO * * * That is to funny - .... Thank you for the laugh (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39831.1
Something to think about, by Dick Johnson #39830
I concur ... 100% !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39830.1
Both are so so true! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39830.2
+1 and it sure beats the alternative. (EOM) by John Bono #39830.2.1
Easy resolution to such woes...drink yourself handsome. Kidding....I think. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39830.3
I don't know if I believe this so what say you all LOL ? by Dick Johnson #39829
I dot NOT know this ... I say ... " RELEASE tha KRAKEN !!" (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39829.1
That would be your liquid gravity in action right there. Scientifically speaking. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39829.2
PIC: A few from Mercury, listen to the song first and enjoy. by Dick Johnson #39828
Great song - I liked Mercs until about 56.... (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39828.1
The 60 has a surprising option considering it's a base monterey...power seat (EOM) by David Angeloni #39828.2
I'm not doubting you, David, but I'm not seeing where the power seat controls are located! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39828.2.1
curvy cars, curvy guitars and curvy..... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39828.4
Beautiful '54 Sun Valley toaster oven. (Lol.) (EOM) by Al Dorado #39828.5
Love the gorgeous '54...best of the lot. Like the '60 but not the '58. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39828.6
Love the '54 and the '60. The '58 is a bit much. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39828.7
A longtime fan of the '54 Sunliner in the color combo. Cool song too. (EOM) by John Bono #39828.8
VID: Pasta maker in NYC by John Kuvakas #39827Moderator
It is mezmerizing! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39827.1
And I thought they made the spiraled pasta by threading doe by Bob Jackman #39827.2
Awesome and pasta is one of my favorite foods, good thing I don't work there. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39827.4
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #39827.4.1
Mmmmm...pasta. If I worked there for a week they'd have to drench me in by Jack Dodds #39827.4.2
Packard's future from the years of World War II. (pics) by David Holcombe #39826
Fascinating, David. Thanks. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39826.1Moderator
Very interesting styling evolution. I wonder if these cars still exist? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39826.2
Great info...love the bathtub. (EOM) by John Bono #39826.3
PICs: Which Cadillac? '55 or '57 by John Bono #39825
That one... (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39825.1
Either one. (EOM) by Brian Cox #39825.1.1
57 please, one of the few Caddy's I really like the styling design. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39825.2
The '55. Has more of a "presence" to my eye. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39825.3
The 55 for me. The 54, 55, and 56 Cadillac's were the most beautiful cars of the 1950's. by George Schire #39825.4
I prefer the dominating '55 to the '57's minimizing of fins and dagmars. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39825.5
I like them both but prefer the 55 (EOM) by David Angeloni #39825.6
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39825.6.1
+2 (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39825.6.2
'57 (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39825.7
The Red One -- I mean the 55 (EOM) by George Burgess #39825.8
'57 by a hair. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39825.9
+1 (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39825.9.1
" '57 by a hair " ... Hmmmm which is finer ?? ... Black?? - Blonde? or Red? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39825.9.2
Blonde.....I heard. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39825.9.2.1
1957! Looks very svelte (word of the day) compared to the '55. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39825.10
+1 Agree. '57 has crisper lines. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39825.10.1
Tough call - but go with the 55 (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39825.11
Not a Cadillac man but the 55 for me. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39825.12
Not a Cadillac man??? Shame on you! (LOL). (EOM) by Al Dorado #39825.12.1
Tough, but the 57 for me. I like the evolution of the grille and tailfins to a more 'refined' look. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39825.13
The '57 by a thread. Like them both. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39825.14
The red one. Actually I like the 65 GTO better. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39825.15
The '65 is my favorite Goat by far. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39825.15.1
Both! (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39825.16
Both are beautiful but I pick the '57 since the neighbor had one back in the day. (EOM) by John Bono #39825.17
VW concept, by Dick Johnson #39824
This nose with a longer van body would be kind of retro-cool. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39824.1
Ilene and I decorated the Christmas tree last night LOL ! by Dick Johnson #39823
Hilarious! (EOM) by Al Dorado #39823.1
"Superman".....I doubt if I could lift her. (EOM) by John Bono #39823.2
Christmas decorating at the Home for Retired Figure Skaters. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39823.3
Was Dirty Dancing on that night? (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39823.4
If the fall doesn't kill him he will definitely smother. Perhaps its for the best.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39823.5
PIC: Dodge Kahuna concept, by Dick Johnson #39822
Very interesting - I think I like it. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39822.1
Very Rad, Dude! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39822.2
Legomobile (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39822.3
PIC: Cadillac woody, only 14 were built in Costa Rica. by Dick Johnson #39821
I like that (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39821.1
How odd that they would be built only in Costa Rica. Must by Jack Dodds #39821.2
WOW! Would have been a nice subject for DM. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39821.3
Another woody by Cadillac (pic) by David Holcombe #39821.4
Good information. Thanks, David. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39821.4.1
(PICS) Here are pics of it at the 2017 Grand National... by Lloyd Mecca #39821.4.2
The wood looks rough to me, but it could be in unrestored condition. Thanks for by David Holcombe #39821.4.2.1
I'm willing to bet the Costa Rica connection is a fabrication. by David Crowe #39821.5
Purely because of the roof on the "1 of 14," I am inclined to by David Holcombe #39821.5.1
The Pontiac Strato Streak concept (pics) by David Holcombe #39820
Very nice, David, thanks for sharing. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39820.1
I like it (EOM) by Terence Slekar #39820.2
Yes Thank you. I always enjoy the concept cars from the 1950's. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39820.3
Wow, I've never seen this before. Kinda cool. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39820.4
Interesting to see the future styling emerge....like the 55-57 bumper/grille. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39820.5
WOW, that was way ahead of its time and very predictive. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39820.6
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39819
VID: History of Oldsmobile by John Kuvakas #39819.1Moderator
The beancounters started designing the cars in the 80's. Olds, Buick, Cadillac all looked the same. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39819.2
Exactly. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39819.2.1
So stupid and sad to see this marque end. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39819.3
I blame it on our govt letting in Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai, etc to decimate our auto industry. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39819.3.1
Personally I think the garbage produced by American car by Jack Dodds #39819.3.1.1
So I wonder .... Has Britain die cast car sales fallen due to the dicey events in Britain ?? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39818
I would doubt that model collectors would be affected by it all. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39818.1
OK ...... So my name is Dennis & My wife name is Jan ... (Janice) ..... by Dennis Mong #39817
on the front of her shirt is: when found, I don't want him back.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39817.1
VID: Please take a moment to watch this by John Kuvakas #39816Moderator
"Artificial trees are equally as vulnerable to Christmas tree light risks". (EOM) by John Bono #39816.1
Do they burn a quickly as a dry tree? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39816.1.1Moderator
Don't know for sure but I suspect they could burn up quickly when electrical circuits are overloaded (EOM) by John Bono #39816.1.1.1
PICs: Which '49? Buick or Chrysler by John Bono #39815
Wouldn't You Really Rather Have a Buick? (EOM) by Brian Cox #39815.1
U bet! (EOM) by John Bono #39815.1.1
Me too! Beautiful! (EOM) by David Angeloni #39815.1.2
+1 - very nice car (EOM) by Terry Daly #39815.1.2.1
BUICK! Bulbous and beautiful! (EOM) by George Schire #39815.2
When better cars are built, Buick will build them. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #39815.3
'49 Buick, one of my all-time favorite designs! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #39815.4
I’d rather have the Buick, Chrysler looks too much like a Dodge (EOM) by David Vandermeer #39815.5
I love them both but the Buick styling wins this time. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39815.6
No contest. Buick. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39815.7
Buick!! Love that smile! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #39815.8
Buick. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #39815.9
Piling on: Buick. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #39815.10
Buick. The Chrysler looks very similar look to the 1952 Plymouth Convertible I once owned. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #39815.11
No contest. I'd really rather have the Buick. (EOM) by Al Dorado #39815.12
Buick (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #39815.13
Buick. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39815.14
Chrysler is frumpy while the Buick is stylish for the era and gets my vote. (EOM) by John Bono #39815.15
+1 (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39815.15.1
I dislike the Buick but admit it is better looking than the Chrysler. (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39815.16
Another Buick vote. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39815.17
VID: Pontiac Parisienne Concept by John Kuvakas #39814Moderator
And in 1953: (pic) by David Holcombe #39814.1
Anybody make a 1/43 scale of this? (EOM) by David Vandermeer #39814.2
I've been hunting, but with no luck so far. (EOM) by David Holcombe #39814.2.1
Awesome car....didn't know it existed. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39814.3
Thanks. I really like these cars and I do talk to Joe Bortz every so often. He by Dick Johnson #39814.4
PICS: One American and 3 foreign sports cars - before and after. All comments welcome. by Terry Daly #39813
Interesting! where do you put the fuel in the Sunbeam Alpine? (EOM) by John Roberts #39813.1
In the real world, John, I'd relocate the fuel filler to the trunk, as many custom and hot rod... by Terry Daly #39813.1.1
4 Beautiful designs whose purity of lines are emphasized by cleaning them up. by John Kuvakas #39813.2Moderator
Me, too, John, those are my favorites in this group. Glad you enjoy them. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39813.2.1
Can you do this ?? I tried but just couldn't do it, by Dick Johnson #39812
See #39807 (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39812.1Moderator
Thanks again John, I am really having some issues here by Dick Johnson #39812.1.1
I can do that with my thumbs! (EOM) by David Vandermeer #39812.2
I'm going to go out on a limb and say I've done that with certain centrefolds (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39812.3
While standing on one leg Jack? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #39812.4
Um...well....no. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39812.4.1
No, but I think my wife can (it would explain a lot lol) (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39812.5
PIC: A few customs that you might never want to see again, by Dick Johnson #39811
you're so right... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39811.1
And that's the good news. (EOM) by John Bono #39811.2
I dont know that I should have looked to begin with. Do you reckon some of the by Bruce Gibbins #39811.3
People do have strange tastes!! (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #39811.4
All are hideous; althought the "Tatrabaker" is kinda cartoonish. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39811.5
I'm sorry I looked. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39811.6
The PU truck looked like a cartoon that had been squeezed and everything went boong.... (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #39811.7
Size does make a difference, by Dick Johnson #39810
My youngest brother lives on the highway that cuts through Lexington Mo. Once in awhile by Gary Rockwood #39809
If they're in Lexington it appears they're headed to KFC !!!! (EOM) by Dennis Mong #39809.1
Gonna load up on the new crispy chicken promo before doing battle. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39809.1.1
Some of them may have fought in the US Mexican war and are headed by Gary Rockwood #39809.1.2
And they have large packs to carry the extra tater tots. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39809.1.2.1
All I know is the guy in the white pants......his Mommy made his shirt. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39809.1.3
VIDEO: Top 5 fastest Porsches by John Kuvakas #39808Moderator
OWL bet you can't do this, by Dick Johnson #39807
PIC: And who can I pay to wash the windshield on the inside ? by Dick Johnson #39806
Leave it to a kid, by Dick Johnson #39805
PIC: A very close call, by Dick Johnson #39804
Ford tough, as they used to say, right ? (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39804.1
I'd say 'TOO CLOSE'. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #39804.2
PIC: 1974 Lincoln Town Coupe by Dick Johnson #39803
Beautfully styled (EOM) by Randy Portwood #39803.1
Handsome car. (EOM) by Stephen Meek #39803.2
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #39803.2.1
awesomely nice.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39803.3
This one looks good with the larger wheels and tires. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39803.4
Love it. (EOM) by Sal Lomma #39803.5
+1 (EOM) by Bruce Parsons #39803.5.1
Very classy in this color combo. (EOM) by John Bono #39803.6
One of the few decent cars produced in the dark 70s era. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39803.7
It is always nice when drivers are careful, by Dick Johnson #39802
yep, but put the pedal to the metal outside the village... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #39802.1
What it is like today for Santa, by Dick Johnson #39801
Santa gets burned by the Me Too movement. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39801.1
PIC: More work from the artist that is doing the Buick Riviera, by Dick Johnson #39800
Here's a man who understands the nuts and bolts of his craft. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #39800.1Moderator
He's pretty well screwed together, John. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39800.1.1
Those are the nutty-est cars I've ever seen. (EOM) by Don Anderson #39800.2
They are funky and look very well done.....probably pricey. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39800.3
You don't see many customized BMW Isetta's, by Dick Johnson #39799
..correction, you don't see ANY. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #39799.1
Me thinks you are right. (EOM) by Dick Johnson #39799.1.1
Absolutely!! (EOM) by George Burgess #39799.1.2
Really hate to admit it, but I kinda like it. Maybe if I look long enough, it'll go away?, (EOM) by Terry Daly #39799.2
For some odd reason I like it too! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39799.2.1
On this day in automotive history. by Michael Rodriguez #39798
ironically Moses never learned to drive a car himself, but had a staff of chauffeurs on call. (EOM) by John Bono #39798.1
Your post had me confused JB..then I realised I was thinking of another Moses! (EOM) by John Roberts #39798.1.1
LOL! (EOM) by John Bono #39798.1.1.1
JR, I think your Mo might get his thongs caught up in the pedals. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #39798.1.1.2
Most curious to see his driving position. (EOM) by John Bono #39798.
PIC: Robert Moses by John Kuvakas #39798.2Moderator
Interesting, Michael, thanks for posting. (EOM) by Terry Daly #39798.3

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