CADILLAC SERIES SIXTY 452 D CONVERTIBLE V 16 1935

The new car attracted rave reviews from the press and huge public attention. Cadillac started production of the new car immediately. January production averaged a couple of cars per day, but was then ramped up to twenty-two cars per day. By April, 1,000 units had been built, and by June, ...

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MERCURY MONTEREY HARDTOP TWO DOOR 1962 ELEGANT CAR

Mercury’s full-size offerings were completely revamped for 1961. Bodies, interiors, and chassis were basically the same as the big Ford’s, although trim was different in order to distinguish the marques. The Montclair and Park Lane were discontinued and the Meteor was added at the bottom of the range, making Monterey ...

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CHEVROLET IMPALA HARDTOP TWO DOOR 1958

The Impala was introduced for the 1958 model year as top of the line Bel Air hardtops and convertibles. From the windshield pillar rearward, the 1958 Bel Air Impala differed structurally from the lower-priced Chevrolet models. Hardtops had a slightly shorter greenhouse and longer rear deck. The wheelbase of the ...

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CADILLAC ELDORADO BROUGHAM HARDTOP FOUR DOOR 1957

1957 saw the Eldorado (in both convertible and Seville hardtop bodystyles) with a revised rear-end design featuring a low, downswept fenderline capped by a pointed, in-board fin. The rear fenders were commonly referred to as “chipmunk cheeks”. This concept was used for two years, but did not spawn any imitators. ...

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CADILLAC COUPE DE VILLE. 1964

Anfang 1959 wurde die DeVille-Baureihe überarbeitet und als eigene “Series 63” herausgebracht. Beim neuen Modell waren die Hinterräder von den Kotflügeln abgedeckt und der Vorderwagen war schlanker gestaltet. Die Heckflossen waren spitz ausgelegt und trugen Rücklichter in Raketenform. Zusätzlich trug der breite hintere Stoßfänger im Grilldesign an der Seite noch ...

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MACK TRUCK JR HALF TONE 1937

As we suspected, this was an easy quiz, and all but one of the 17 who responded were on the right track. Most of you got the make, model and year of this truck (the model year of the truck encroached on the calendar years either side, so 1936, ’37 ...

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Peterbilt 379 Cold Start in the Snow Storm!

Peterbilt 370 in power after a night in a snowstorm and frost, and it worked at the first attempt beastly motor never stops even in the face to -10 below zero…. Nice engine & great sound! Check out the video below and tell us what do you think of it!

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CADILLAC V 12 COUPE 1932

The Cadillac V-12 is a top-of-the-line car that was manufactured byCadillac from the 1931 through the 1937 model years. All were furnished with custom bodies, and the car was built in relatively small numbers. A total of 10,903 were made in the seven model years that the automobile was built, ...

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CADILLAC SERIES NINETY TOWN CAR 1938

The Cadillac V-16 (sometimes known as the Cadillac Sixteen) wasCadillac’s top-of-the-line car from its January 1930 launch until production ceased in 1940 as the war in Europe killed sales. All were finished to custom order, and the car was built in very small numbers; only 4076 cars were constructed in ...

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FORD FAIRLANE CONVERTIBLE REGRETTABLE 1957

The mainstream Ford line of cars grew substantially larger for 1957, a model which lasted through 1959. The Crown Victoria with its flashy chrome “basket handle” was no more, and the acrylic glass-roofed Crown Victoria Skyliner was replaced by a new model, the retracting-roof hardtopSkyliner. The new chassis allowed the ...

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