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Car of the Week: 1935 Chrysler Airstream

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There are probably a million different reasons why a guy could get attached to a particular old car. Cameron Dall’s motivation for wanting a 1935 Chrysler Airstream was simple: It reminded him of his dad.

“Yeah, my father had a car like this before he went into the service in World War II,” said the Mount Prospect, Ill., resident. “His father was a traveling salesman and every two years he got a new car. He probably bought a new car in 1935, and then got another one in 1937, and that’s when my dad got the car.” More »

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A Chrysler’s Chrysler

Period photos show the LeBaron-bodied 1937 Chrysler town car built for Mrs. Walter P. Chrysler. The car is a study in streamlining during the Art Deco era, with harmonizing speed lines throughout the entire design.

With Chrysler as her last name — Mrs. Walter P. Chrysler, to be exact — Della Chrysler’s automotive choices weren’t as limited as one might expect. Certainly, Mrs. Chrysler drove a Chrysler automobile, but in 1937, she chose not to be carried in one of the dizzying number of production sedans and limousines in the Custom Imperial Eight or Royal Six line. Instead, Mrs. Chrysler had a one-of-a-kind town car built. More »

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Michigan Introduces Bill to Expand Use of Historic Vehicles

SEMA ACTION NETWORK UPDATE Michigan Introduces Bill to Expand Use of Historic Vehicles Michigan, the birthplace to many of the collector cars we cherish, has introduced legislation (S.B. 1146) that would amend the state’s current law governing historic motor vehicles … More »

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Chrysler Museum to host ‘Vintage Master Tech Files’

The Walter P. Chrysler Museum, in Auburn Hills, Mich., is digging deep into the archives to host From Chrysler’s Vintage Master Tech Files on Oct. 26 from 6 – 8 p.m.  Registration is $13 in advance and $15 at the … More »

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Carlisle Chrysler Nationals features stars and cars

Christine Car Club has special guest appearances
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When It Comes To Automotive Treasures Michigan Has Some Of The Finest Including The Henry Ford Museum And The

By Bob Ashton When it comes to automotive treasures, Michigan has some of the finest, including the Henry Ford Museum and the Chrysler Museum. What many don’t know about is a private collection of over 150 cars that is one … More »

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Chrysler Museum showcases top-notch trios

Walter P. Chrysler Museum features rare vehicles through rotating specialty exhibits More »

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Car of the Week: 1950 Chrysler New Yorker

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2011 Chrysler ‘Arrive in Style’ commercial

We all know a Classic-era Imperial and a finned Chrysler 300 are among the best ways to arrive in style. “Ma MoPar” thinks the new Chrysler models continue that elegance, and this commercial might just sell you on that fact. … More »

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Car of the Week: 1981 Imperial

Larry Mayes likes to joke about how he always hounded his mother not to put many miles on her luxurious 1981 Imperial coupe. Mayes sort of figured he might own the car himself one day, and he didn’t want Mom banging it up and wearing it out. “I didn’t want a lot of miles on it when I inherited it,” said Mayes, a resident of Mooresville, Ind. More »

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