Author Archives: bearnest

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Car of the Week: 1959 Cadillac Series 6200 coupe

Story and photos by Brian Earnest General Motors assembled more than 142,000 of its glorious, glamorous and glitzy 1959 Cadillacs as the era of big fins reached its zenith. Mike Siegal always held out hope that there was one out there somewhere that was meant to be his. The old car-loving Skokie, Ill., resident...

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Car of the Week: 1954 Triumph TR2

In 1954, Motor Trend magazine test drove the first Triumph TR2 to reach the West Coast. It was a Pearl White roadster with Geranium upholstery, a Geranium top and matching side curtains.

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Car of the Week: 1956 Dodge La Femme

Milt McMillen has had to make plenty of tough calls over the years on whether to buy — or not buy — a car to add to his impressive collector vehicle fleet. His 1956 Dodge La Femme was not one of those tough calls.