The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by stlouisgasser, Jul 17, 2009.
1958 gmc napco 4x4 fleetside ong bed
We didn't have a car. My folks made me walk......up hill !!
72' Monte Carlo. Blue with a white vinyl top. I thought that was the coolest car when I was a kid.
1960 B61 Mack tandem tractor but dad left the grain trailers at the yard.
79 Monte carlo
Came home in an old Mercedes
Red Ram Hemi
It was an 85 or 87 Firebird. It was a bitchin car in 93.
49 Merc 2 door with overdrive
Lucky you didn't get a concussion or whip-lash the way those things rode bobtail!!
I don't remember what I came home in (I was pretty young at the time).
1926 Willis Knight 4 dr sedan. It was my grandfathers car. I should be able to dig up a picture of it later. My Dad was in the Navy somewhere in the Pacific when I was born.
a brand new 67 chevy II, 327 4 speed
A new 67 chevy II 327, 4 speed. Fast forward to last Feb, My baby boy had to come home in our Audi because the roads were snow covered and My Kustom 63 Riviera does'nt have snow tires.
Brewster, Washington. My father had aquired the old Okanagon County hearse. It was late 1974. It was a 66 biscayne wagon with a 396 and three on the tree. They carted me around in a dresser drawer til the day the bottom fell out. I've really never been right since!!!
I was born at home, but my first ride would have been in a 38 Ford fordor, then a 40 tudor, dad said it had too much power for the chassis. Guess that is why he bought a new Nash in 49 and another in 50, by the time I could drive we had a 58 Dodge, it ran pretty good too
69 or 70 Ford Ranchero like 2 miles from Hospital to home.
red and black 50 Ford Fairlane, My father rolled it a year later.
...we were so poor, I had to walk home!
iam thinking a blanket....?
49 Chrysler Windsor Club Coupe which I now own. Been in the family since 1952.
'47 Lincoln Continental, yellow with a buick green metallic top, powered by a hot Cadillac Kettering V8. Still in my mom's possession, "owned" by my brother, now rotting...
Was racking my brain for inspiration then remembered I was born at home.
Dad rode a Vincent Black Shadow with a Steib chair at the time, he hung on as long as poss then bought his first car a Morris Minor with an 848 cc flathead four banger.
Do you think he noticed the difference?
1950 Chevrolet pickup truck.
Ha ha.. Uphill, in the snow and barefoot of course
A 48 chevrolet 2door. I had to have my old man push in the clutch for me. so I could shift. My mom kept telling me to slow down!
49 merc. wish i had it now!
61 ford starliner
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