Car of the Week

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Car of the Week: 1973 Plymouth ‘Cuda

Story & Photos By Al Rogers Among the thousands of cars at a recent Iola Car Show in Iola, Wis., a bright red ’73 Plymouth Barracuda caught my eye. As I approached the Barracuda,  the “340” emblem on the hood scoop came into focus and I realized this was the performance...

Car of the Week: 1930 Ford custom

“I’m still kind of figuring things out. I’ve definitely never had anything this radical,” laughs John Zick, of his stunning, metallic green 1930 Ford custom rod. “What I wanted was that Rat Fink look. I grew up reading CARtoons magazine, remember those? Well, that’s the look I wanted.”

Car of the Week: 1969 Dodge Dart GTS ‘M’ Code

Back in 1972, Mickey Tate was probably the only 15-year-old 1969 Dodge Dart GTS owner in the country. There weren’t many parents around at that time — or any time for that matter — who would allow their kid behind the wheel of such a hairy machine. But Tate’s dad was...

Car of the Week: 1947 Dodge sedan

A few years ago I was looking for a 1947 model Chrysler product with suicide doors, as I was born in 1947, and wanted a “birth” year collector. I found an all-original Dodge.