The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by sun down, Oct 6, 2008.
1959 would be me
Robert Fulton AIRPHIBIAN, or SKYCAR...1947!
Ok, I'll play but since 1980 sucked so bad I get to add something...
and the car I was conceived on the hood of, according to Dad. Mom said it was the back seat...
My avatar-------Born in the good year----1932
Something a bit exotic from my year 1957. A Facel Vega sporting 354 Chrysler Hemi power.
Tweren't hardly no VEE hickles built in 1944, 'ceptin' this here ones
Amusingly enough, I have one of those sans woodgrain and roof rack. Same grayish color. Ya know, in case you were interested in reliving your childhood or something
1964 Studebaker Commander
And these were the plates in MI where and when I was born
185 horses of pure embarrassment.
425 horses or pure fun.
Still Red HOT... NOT A Cadillac... 1948 Ferrari
Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 SS Cabriolet
I flattened a wolverine with one of those late one night on I-75 in Michigans upper peninsula, summer of 74.
Nothing I really liked in the U.S. in '51 but a Harley...d32
I was a mid century baby,,born in 1950,,HRP
'69! Not HAMB friendly but I'd consider trading my ol' Chevy for one of these two cars.
1983 Sucked!!! Shelby was reachin with this thing!!!
1967-The wifes, built it for her wedding present
This was the most popular ride the year I was brought in this world...
Pretty much the coolest thing made in 84:
Fin me! 1959 DeSoto
So thats what those look like all pretty. I have three buried in the weeds (2 verts and a 4 door) too far gone to do anything with.
1959 here ...
I guess they did make some Trucks in '44 though.
Ya'll weren't jealous of those chosen few born in 1992 until:
note the "custom" rims, and patina. It has a great stance and the luggage rack makes it look like a sleeper. Sure, there were other cars built in '92 but they paled in comparison.
Not my car, it came off of google
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