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No one can deny that the cars we see cruising the boulevards, lowered to the ground, painted in the most amazing colors and designs. Thes
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First automobiles were mostly wood based, at least the chassis and body were.
Why is it the VW has so often been the "vehicle" of expression, especially in the 1960s and '70s? For Americans in the late 50s and 1960s,… read more
The Pontiac story is not unlike that of any other manufacturer in the industrialized America of the 20th century.
Luxury automobiles, like luxury homes and rare artwork, provide pleasure and serve to make a distinction between the classes
An examination of the cultural influences that have produced our unique automotive phenomenon
The logo Datsun was only prevalent in the North America market, thanks to Yutaka Katayama when the Nissan branch in North America was… read more
This is an exhibit of more than small fuel efficient, low cost cars. It’s an exhibit of human ingenuity, creativity, and simplicity.