The Truth About Cars » Curbside Classic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:00:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Curbside Classic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/category/news-blog/curbside-classic/ Theft Alert: 1980 Toyota Celica Supra MkI Curbside Classic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/theft-alert-1980-toyota-celica-supra-mki-curbside-classic/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/05/theft-alert-1980-toyota-celica-supra-mki-curbside-classic/#comments Wed, 27 May 2015 14:15:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1076554 This 1980 Toyota Celica Supra Mark 1 – previously featured as a Curbside Classic right here on TTAC – has been stolen in Eugene, Oregon. Let’s help its rightful owners get it back. This single-family, multi-generational Toyota Celica was stolen sometime between the night of May 20th and the morning of May 21st from the […]

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This 1980 Toyota Celica Supra Mark 1 – previously featured as a Curbside Classic right here on TTAC – has been stolen in Eugene, Oregon. Let’s help its rightful owners get it back. This single-family, multi-generational Toyota Celica was stolen sometime between the night of May 20th and the morning of May 21st from the […]

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Shanghai Motor Show, Curbside Classic Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/shanghai-motor-show-curbside-classic-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/04/shanghai-motor-show-curbside-classic-edition/#comments Fri, 22 Apr 2011 15:48:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=392570 In Shanghai, you can see the latest cars, and the cars of the future with no future. You also can see a tiny bit of the past. Citroen brought two classics. The Traction Avant was popular with French gangsters, and also with the German Gestapo for the short years it could safely ride around Paris […]

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In Shanghai, you can see the latest cars, and the cars of the future with no future. You also can see a tiny bit of the past. Citroen brought two classics. The Traction Avant was popular with French gangsters, and also with the German Gestapo for the short years it could safely ride around Paris […]

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The First Curbside Classic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/the-first-curbside-classic/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/the-first-curbside-classic/#comments Mon, 25 Oct 2010 00:08:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=369980 You might think I’ve been taking pictures of old cars on the streets forever. Not so, actually. I’ve been ogling them, but I always saved my film for family. Probably not completely coincidentally, I started CC about the same time our nest was emptying. But there was one single exception, and today I stumbled on […]

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You might think I’ve been taking pictures of old cars on the streets forever. Not so, actually. I’ve been ogling them, but I always saved my film for family. Probably not completely coincidentally, I started CC about the same time our nest was emptying. But there was one single exception, and today I stumbled on […]

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Curbside Classic Jr: The 1955 Ford Mini Me – 1956 Ford Consul Mk II http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/curbside-classic-jr-the-1955-fords-little-brother-1956-ford-consul-mk-ii/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/curbside-classic-jr-the-1955-fords-little-brother-1956-ford-consul-mk-ii/#comments Wed, 20 Oct 2010 20:14:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=369560 Too many Cubside Classics shot, not enough time to write about them extensively.  So we’ll call it CC Jr.: heavy on the pics, light on the text. The great import boom of the fifties involved everything from Europe; from Abarth to Zagato. And the Big Three got in on the act too, selling their European […]

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Too many Cubside Classics shot, not enough time to write about them extensively.  So we’ll call it CC Jr.: heavy on the pics, light on the text. The great import boom of the fifties involved everything from Europe; from Abarth to Zagato. And the Big Three got in on the act too, selling their European […]

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Curbside Classic: 1985 Winnebago 23mpg LeSharo Turbo Diesel RV http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/05/curbside-classic-1985-winnebago-23mpg-lesharo-turbo-diesel-rv/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/05/curbside-classic-1985-winnebago-23mpg-lesharo-turbo-diesel-rv/#comments Sun, 09 May 2010 15:24:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=355796 Like cars, or even more so, the quest to find fuel efficiency in RVs has come and gone with the price of fuel. In the early eighties, when gas was around $4.00 in today’s dollars, the RV business crashed and desperately looked for a radical solution. One could say that the Winnebago LeSharo was the […]

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Like cars, or even more so, the quest to find fuel efficiency in RVs has come and gone with the price of fuel. In the early eighties, when gas was around $4.00 in today’s dollars, the RV business crashed and desperately looked for a radical solution. One could say that the Winnebago LeSharo was the […]

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Curbside Classic: 1982 Dodge Rampage http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/curbside-classic-1982-dodge-rampage/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/03/curbside-classic-1982-dodge-rampage/#comments Thu, 11 Mar 2010 15:48:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=348538 The passenger car-based mini pickup niche is as old as as the Crosley Roadside, if not older yet. It’s also a highly ephemeral one, that seems to repeatedly draw car makers to it like moths to the flame. And the results are about the same: here today; gone tomorrow.  If we exclude the quite compact […]

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The passenger car-based mini pickup niche is as old as as the Crosley Roadside, if not older yet. It’s also a highly ephemeral one, that seems to repeatedly draw car makers to it like moths to the flame. And the results are about the same: here today; gone tomorrow.  If we exclude the quite compact […]

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Curbside Classic Canadian Visitor Edition: 1966 (Vauxhall) Envoy Epic http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-canadian-visitor-edition-1966-vauxhall-envoy-epic/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-canadian-visitor-edition-1966-vauxhall-envoy-epic/#comments Tue, 23 Feb 2010 17:03:19 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=346328 The Canadian car market has always been dominated by US makes. But the “special relationship” has also resulted in some curious efforts to maintain a sense of unique identity, or respond to the distinctive characteristics of the market.  We had our Plodges (mixed styling of the Dodge and Plymouth models), Beaumonts (sold at Pontiac dealerships […]

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The Canadian car market has always been dominated by US makes. But the “special relationship” has also resulted in some curious efforts to maintain a sense of unique identity, or respond to the distinctive characteristics of the market.  We had our Plodges (mixed styling of the Dodge and Plymouth models), Beaumonts (sold at Pontiac dealerships […]

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Curbside Classic Outtake: 1986 Continental http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-outtake-1986-continental/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-outtake-1986-continental/#comments Fri, 12 Feb 2010 21:23:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=345216 Our cavalcade of vintage Lincolns draws to a close (whew!) and the Lincoln file is exhausted, save for the finale. We’ve obviously plumbed the depths of Lincoln’s long decline, probably best typified by the Versailles. But hope was in the air, thanks to the remarkable Fox-body platform. The best example was the rather remarkable Mark […]

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Our cavalcade of vintage Lincolns draws to a close (whew!) and the Lincoln file is exhausted, save for the finale. We’ve obviously plumbed the depths of Lincoln’s long decline, probably best typified by the Versailles. But hope was in the air, thanks to the remarkable Fox-body platform. The best example was the rather remarkable Mark […]

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Curbside Classic: 1985 Lincoln Town Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1985-lincoln-town-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1985-lincoln-town-car/#comments Wed, 10 Feb 2010 22:20:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=344952 Thirty-two years is a long time. That’s how many years the Panther chassis-based Town Car will have been made when the last on rolls off the line in 2011. And to what can we credit this remarkable longevity? Brilliant engineering; or insightful marketing strategy? How about a big helping of GM’s boneheadedness mixed in with […]

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Thirty-two years is a long time. That’s how many years the Panther chassis-based Town Car will have been made when the last on rolls off the line in 2011. And to what can we credit this remarkable longevity? Brilliant engineering; or insightful marketing strategy? How about a big helping of GM’s boneheadedness mixed in with […]

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Curbside Classic: 1977 Lincoln Town Car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1977-lincoln-town-car/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1977-lincoln-town-car/#comments Wed, 10 Feb 2010 18:37:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=344919 Here it is, the last of the species autosaurus giganticus. Never again would beasts of this size roam our freeways and driveways with their EPA stickers (10/12) still freshly removed. It was the end of an era; the giant American land cruiser became extinct when the last 1979 Town Car rolled off the lines. And […]

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Here it is, the last of the species autosaurus giganticus. Never again would beasts of this size roam our freeways and driveways with their EPA stickers (10/12) still freshly removed. It was the end of an era; the giant American land cruiser became extinct when the last 1979 Town Car rolled off the lines. And […]

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Curbside Classic Outtake: 1968 Lincoln Continental http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-outtake-1968-lincoln-continental/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-outtake-1968-lincoln-continental/#comments Tue, 09 Feb 2010 17:10:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=344809 While I prepare the next full chapter of Lincoln’s (mostly downhill) roller-coaster ride, here’s a couple of shots of a 1968 Continental sedan. To my eye, the degradation of the original’s purity is now under way, although these ’66-’69 models still carry manage to convey a sense of dignity and exclusivity. That would change, all […]

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While I prepare the next full chapter of Lincoln’s (mostly downhill) roller-coaster ride, here’s a couple of shots of a 1968 Continental sedan. To my eye, the degradation of the original’s purity is now under way, although these ’66-’69 models still carry manage to convey a sense of dignity and exclusivity. That would change, all […]

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Bus Saturday Finale: Scenicruiser Design Inspiration Discovered http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/bus-saturday-finale-scenicruiser-design-inspiration-discovered/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/bus-saturday-finale-scenicruiser-design-inspiration-discovered/#comments Sat, 06 Feb 2010 21:58:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=344467 The Greyhound Scenicruiser was iconic, and set off a rash of imitators world-wide. Based on a design of Raymond Loewy supposedly inspired on an earlier patent by Roland E. Gegoux, it was hailed as a stylistic and practical breakthrough. But it was anything but new or original, as this 1937 Kenworth bus illustrates quite well. […]

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The Greyhound Scenicruiser was iconic, and set off a rash of imitators world-wide. Based on a design of Raymond Loewy supposedly inspired on an earlier patent by Roland E. Gegoux, it was hailed as a stylistic and practical breakthrough. But it was anything but new or original, as this 1937 Kenworth bus illustrates quite well. […]

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Curbside Classic: 1992 Mitsubishi Eclipse http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-1992-mitsubishi-eclipse/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-1992-mitsubishi-eclipse/#comments Mon, 25 Jan 2010 20:34:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=342944 You try finding an intact gen1 Eclipse; it took me months. And forget about it being a Turbo; they’ve all been riced, diced, sliced and mashed into oblivion. Was there ever more of a young guy car than this?  I’ll go out on a limb and say that the turbo AWD version of this and […]

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You try finding an intact gen1 Eclipse; it took me months. And forget about it being a Turbo; they’ve all been riced, diced, sliced and mashed into oblivion. Was there ever more of a young guy car than this?  I’ll go out on a limb and say that the turbo AWD version of this and […]

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Curbside Classics We’d Like To Find: Vintage Ad Scans As Temporary Substitutes http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classics-wed-like-to-find-vintage-ad-scans-as-temporary-substitutes/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classics-wed-like-to-find-vintage-ad-scans-as-temporary-substitutes/#comments Sat, 23 Jan 2010 20:45:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=342777 My stash of old car magazines fell off the shelf in the craziness of re-arranging my office. It’s not very large, but time always stops when I open a C/D from 1963, 1967 or 1971. In just a few minutes, I encountered dozens of cars I’d like to find for CC. Some of them I’m […]

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My stash of old car magazines fell off the shelf in the craziness of re-arranging my office. It’s not very large, but time always stops when I open a C/D from 1963, 1967 or 1971. In just a few minutes, I encountered dozens of cars I’d like to find for CC. Some of them I’m […]

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Curbside Classic: Potential ’66 F-100 Pickup Replacement Found – 1993 Toyota T-100 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-potential-66-f-100-replacement-1993-toyota-t-100/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-potential-66-f-100-replacement-1993-toyota-t-100/#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2010 00:00:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341888 I’ve given it some thought over the years, and there’s only one truck that I’ve seriously considered as a replacement for my F-100, and this is it. In fact, it’s almost a perfect update on the Ford, with the benefits of modern technology. Don’t laugh, but I’ll take mine with the 2.7 liter four cylinder. […]

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I’ve given it some thought over the years, and there’s only one truck that I’ve seriously considered as a replacement for my F-100, and this is it. In fact, it’s almost a perfect update on the Ford, with the benefits of modern technology. Don’t laugh, but I’ll take mine with the 2.7 liter four cylinder. […]

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Curbside Classic: 1991 Alfa Romeo 164 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-1991-alfa-romeo-164/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-1991-alfa-romeo-164/#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2010 19:23:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341432 (Curbside Classics paid a quick visit to TTAC Command Central in Portland on Saturday, and came away with a few goodies to share from that CC Elysian Fields this week) With the presumed return of Alfa to our shores, its easy to forget that it seems like just yesterday (to us oldsters) that Alfa was […]

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(Curbside Classics paid a quick visit to TTAC Command Central in Portland on Saturday, and came away with a few goodies to share from that CC Elysian Fields this week) With the presumed return of Alfa to our shores, its easy to forget that it seems like just yesterday (to us oldsters) that Alfa was […]

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Illegal Alien Van Nabbed: JDM Toyota 4×4 HiAce http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/illegal-alien-van-nabbed-jdm-toyota-4x4-hiace/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/illegal-alien-van-nabbed-jdm-toyota-4x4-hiace/#comments Sun, 10 Jan 2010 21:22:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341329 Running into this Japanese Domestic Market Toyota Hi-Ace in Eugene was about as unusual as the cold weather that week. It was a frosty December morning after an overnight low in the single digits; pretty uncommon hereabouts. Well, it did have British Columbia plates on it, so that helps explains it. But it’s right hand […]

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Running into this Japanese Domestic Market Toyota Hi-Ace in Eugene was about as unusual as the cold weather that week. It was a frosty December morning after an overnight low in the single digits; pretty uncommon hereabouts. Well, it did have British Columbia plates on it, so that helps explains it. But it’s right hand […]

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Curbside Classic Truck Saturday: How GMC Uglified One Of The Most Handsome Trucks Ever http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-truck-saturday-how-gmc-uglified-one-of-the-most-handsome-trucks-ever/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-truck-saturday-how-gmc-uglified-one-of-the-most-handsome-trucks-ever/#comments Sat, 09 Jan 2010 17:23:50 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=341227 Yesterday’s pursuit of ugliness is going to spill over a bit into today’s TTAT. I consider the late’55- ’56 Chevy’s face to be one of the finest ever in the history of trucks. It’s a terrific adaptation of the remarkably clean ’55 Chevy sedan. The classic egg crate grille is nicely balanced by the single […]

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Yesterday’s pursuit of ugliness is going to spill over a bit into today’s TTAT. I consider the late’55- ’56 Chevy’s face to be one of the finest ever in the history of trucks. It’s a terrific adaptation of the remarkably clean ’55 Chevy sedan. The classic egg crate grille is nicely balanced by the single […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Edition Final Post: 1966 Cadillac Coupe DeVille http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-final-post-1966-cadillac-coupe-deville/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-final-post-1966-cadillac-coupe-deville/#comments Sun, 03 Jan 2010 01:20:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340562 Here’s my quickie farewell California post: an always popular Caddy Coupe DeVille, vintage 1966. Once again, I’m going to be sparse with my words, and let the pictures do most of the talking. And of course, it’s regrettable that the formidable grille is hiding up against the garage door, but here’s a cheater picture of […]

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Here’s my quickie farewell California post: an always popular Caddy Coupe DeVille, vintage 1966. Once again, I’m going to be sparse with my words, and let the pictures do most of the talking. And of course, it’s regrettable that the formidable grille is hiding up against the garage door, but here’s a cheater picture of […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Sunday’s Posts On Saturday Edition: 1981 Dodge Challenger http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-sundays-posts-on-saturday-edition-1981-dodge-challenger/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-sundays-posts-on-saturday-edition-1981-dodge-challenger/#comments Sun, 03 Jan 2010 00:38:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340552 On Sunday, we hit the road back home to Eugene. I’ve shot more cars than I’ve had time to post, and we’ll come back to some of them soon, like on a coming President’s birthday (hint). I’m going to keep throwing up a few posts from my hangout at Peet’s in Half Moon Bay, until […]

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On Sunday, we hit the road back home to Eugene. I’ve shot more cars than I’ve had time to post, and we’ll come back to some of them soon, like on a coming President’s birthday (hint). I’m going to keep throwing up a few posts from my hangout at Peet’s in Half Moon Bay, until […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Edition: Triple ’67 El Caminos and Reclusive ’56 Nomad http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-triple-67-el-caminos-and-reclusive-56-nomad/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-triple-67-el-caminos-and-reclusive-56-nomad/#comments Sat, 02 Jan 2010 23:41:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340538 I have a growing cache of Eugene El Caminos, and was going to break them out soon enough. But taking a stroll around San Mateo, I ran into three ’67s within a few blocks of each other, so let’s caminar down that long and fertile el camino of Chevy’s popular ute pickup, with this particularly […]

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I have a growing cache of Eugene El Caminos, and was going to break them out soon enough. But taking a stroll around San Mateo, I ran into three ’67s within a few blocks of each other, so let’s caminar down that long and fertile el camino of Chevy’s popular ute pickup, with this particularly […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation – Highly Un-Los Gatos Edition: 1977 Datsun 810 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-highly-un-los-gatos-edition-1977-datsun-810/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/01/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-highly-un-los-gatos-edition-1977-datsun-810/#comments Sat, 02 Jan 2010 22:50:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340531 We lived in Los Gatos from 1987 to 1993. It was already becoming a high-priced enclave for Silicon Valley high fliers then, and now it’s utterly transformed. The Ford, Chevy and even the Honda dealers are now all shuttered, but the RR, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Lamborghini and Bentley dealers are flourishing. Disneyland-esque mansions the size […]

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We lived in Los Gatos from 1987 to 1993. It was already becoming a high-priced enclave for Silicon Valley high fliers then, and now it’s utterly transformed. The Ford, Chevy and even the Honda dealers are now all shuttered, but the RR, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Lamborghini and Bentley dealers are flourishing. Disneyland-esque mansions the size […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Edition: Super-Rare 1971 Opel Manta http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-outtake-super-rare-1971-opel-manta/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-outtake-super-rare-1971-opel-manta/#comments Fri, 01 Jan 2010 04:23:48 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340486 You never know what will wash ashore on the beaches of Half Moon Bay. Heading for the coffee/wifi cafe to send these dispatches, what do I find in the parking lot, but a pristine 1971 (or ’72) Manta. As you may remember, the best I could in Eugene was this ’74 in a carport that […]

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You never know what will wash ashore on the beaches of Half Moon Bay. Heading for the coffee/wifi cafe to send these dispatches, what do I find in the parking lot, but a pristine 1971 (or ’72) Manta. As you may remember, the best I could in Eugene was this ’74 in a carport that […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Edition: The Last Mitsubishi Cordia In The World? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-the-last-mitsubishi-cordia-in-the-world/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-the-last-mitsubishi-cordia-in-the-world/#comments Thu, 31 Dec 2009 01:57:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340415 As is all-too obvious, I have a particular soft spot for older Japanese cars, especially the more obscure varieties. So when I walked into this Cordia, I just had to stop, shoot and write. I haven’t seen one since moving to Oregon, but there might well be some logical rationale behind that: the Cordia was […]

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As is all-too obvious, I have a particular soft spot for older Japanese cars, especially the more obscure varieties. So when I walked into this Cordia, I just had to stop, shoot and write. I haven’t seen one since moving to Oregon, but there might well be some logical rationale behind that: the Cordia was […]

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Curbside Classic CA Vacation Edition: 1960 Chevrolet Impala http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-1960-chevrolet-impala/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/curbside-classic-ca-vacation-edition-1960-chevrolet-impala/#comments Wed, 30 Dec 2009 02:29:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=340347 This 1960 Impala needs no words of commentary; it’s one of those profoundly visual and self-explanatory cars. For a frame of reference and background, I direct you to its predecessor’s 1959 Chevy Curbside Classic. More New Curbside Classics Here

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This 1960 Impala needs no words of commentary; it’s one of those profoundly visual and self-explanatory cars. For a frame of reference and background, I direct you to its predecessor’s 1959 Chevy Curbside Classic. More New Curbside Classics Here

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