Sunday, March 17, 2019
Monday, February 18, 2019
Looking at these vintage photos of car wrecks from the old days, I wonder how anyone survived before seat belts, airbags, crumple zones and ABS.
The death rate was amazingly high back then, and a glance at these twisted, razor-sharp chunks of exposed metal is all you need to know why...
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Saturday, February 9, 2019
George Kingston was an Indiana icon who developed a carburetor that was widely used by Ford in the 1920's. Interestingly, he decided to produce a line of automotive toys as well, featuring firetrucks, roller skates and race cars.
Here's a rare example of one of those metal cars, a racer and it's original box...enjoy!
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Everyone remembers their first car. Some even have that car now. But the majority of us have only pictures and memories, like these faded shots of a 1957 Chevy, with a Buick grille and Corvette Pearl Silver paint. I loved that car, but life and college bills got in the way, and off it went into the ether, and all I have now are a couple of grainy snaps...