Author Archives: bearnest


Car of the Week: 1958 Chrysler Saratoga

I lived in Fall River, Mass. in 1991. While running an errand, I drove past a used car dealership that had a really cool-looking ‘50s car in the front row. I did not know what it was until I got up close and checked it out. It was a 1958 Chrysler Saratoga four-door hardtop.


Car of the Week: 1956 Ford Thunderbird

By Brian Earnest When it finally came time to let it snap and find the car he had been dreaming about for three decades, James Pantelis wasn’t taking any chances. The Melbourne, Australia, resident had been fawning over the first-generation Ford Thunderbirds — the “Baby Birds” — since he first laid eyes on one....


Car of the Week: 1974 AMC Javelin

The story of my wife Linda and her 1974 Javelin actually began in April 1974, when my parents bought my younger sister, Debbie, a brand new 1974 Javelin for her 16th birthday.