dinsdag 15 oktober 2019

Hemmings Daily: Hemmings Find of the Day: 1977 Plymouth Volare Premier

Hemmings Find of the Day: 1977 Plymouth Volare Premier
Original family 1977 Plymouth Volare Premier for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Looks great, runs great. Very popular at car shows and in parades. Low-mileage vehicle originally purchased by my father, in Florida, and kept there until 2014. Now garaged in Ramsey, New Jersey. Excellent air conditioning. Meticulous professional exterior restoration in 2010. […]
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California, 1970s
Date: 1976 (above), 1977 (below) Location: Solvang, California (above); Paso Robles, California (below) Source: John Margolies, via Library of Congress What do you see here?
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Sheer determination kept the most Moreauvian Saab on the road for years past its expiration date
The story of John Ahlberg's SnabelGalf begins, like so many stories of beloved yet admittedly ugly cars, with a rear-ending from a taxi. It takes some unexpected twists and turns and ends, again like so many others, with an act of love. The Internet these days is awash in blogs and joke social media accounts […]
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How I published three GT40s books and didn't get rich
When I met Brian Winer, who was driving a Lotus Esprit at the time, I was surprised when he said his favorite car was the Ford GT40. This was back in the '70s. I thought he was a furrin' car guy. Turned out we both had a soft spot for Fords of the Sixties. We looked around […]
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20 years ago the Escalade and Navigator predicted the shift to SUVs, we just didn't know it then
The tail end of 1998 was a turning point in the auto industry, but we probably didn't realize it at the time. For the first time, the flagship models from both Cadillac and Lincoln were not cars, but SUVs. While both were derided at the time by the press as gussied-up versions of their volume-brand […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1964 Lincoln Continental
1964 Lincoln Continental for sale on Hemmings.com with mystery bullet lodged in the C-pillar. From the seller's description: 1964 Lincoln Continental, in red-carpet condition and priced to sell! This car is a real head-turner. Everywhere I drive it, people ask me about it, and lots of them even want their picture taken with it! It's […]
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Ontario, California, 1978
Date: 1978 Location: Ontario Motor Speedway, Ontario, California Source: Michael Haering, via Digital Collections of the Los Angeles Public Library What do you see here?
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