Tag: havanna

By on April 18, 2010

Welcome to Havana, Oregon. Back in the eighties, living in tony Los Gatos, I used to gaze longingly at photos of old American cars and trucks still hard at work in Cuba. But within days of moving to Eugene in 1993, I came across this very truck, hauling its daily cargo of recycled cardboard. And it planted a seed in me, to document the old vehicles still earning their keep, which finally came to fruition with Curbside Classics. Although we’ve strayed from the strict interpretation of that mission a few times along the way, no other vehicle more perfectly embodies the original ethos than this 1956 F-350. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • S2k Chris: I’m not sure what you’re saying? My point was, I’ll criticize a 2.0T in an E-Class or...
  • overdale: Some of the facts in this piece are a bit iffy. “British registrations took a massive nosedive after...
  • krhodes1: Didn’t know you could still get 3dr Golfs up North. No such thing in the US anymore, and the 5-door...
  • thegamper: “Regardless, Woebcken says the next Jetta has been given even more of a “North American touch,”...
  • pwrwrench: EEEK! A Gremlin van. They could have done like Chrysler (Omni/Horizon) and bought engine/transaxle from...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Staff

  • Contributors

  • Matthew Guy, Canada
  • Ronnie Schreiber, United States
  • Bozi Tatarevic, United States
  • Chris Tonn, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States
  • Mark Baruth, United States
  • Moderators

  • Adam Tonge, United States
  • Corey Lewis, United States