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Car of the Week: 1963 Dodge 880 station wagon

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For 50 years, Steve Murray’s 1963 Dodge 880 station wagon has been like a shadow. A big, black, heavily chromed, nine-passenger shadow. More »

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Wagons & Woodies head to Northeast Classic Car Museum

Production photo of Wagonmasters, a full-length documentary film, that offers glimpses into the lives of such wagon enthusiasts, and tells the story of the station wagon as it represents a changing America over the last one hundred years.

On May 18, the Northeast Classic Car Museum in Norwich, N.Y., will present its new exhibit, “Wagons & Woodies: From Depot Hack to Station Wagon.” More »

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Jet-Age getaway cars

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This year, organizers of Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s in Plymouth, Mich., hauled in more brightwork and splashed more color than any past year with the Jet-Age Station Wagons class, and the July 29 concours crowd loved it. More »

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Car of the Week: 1933 Ford Deluxe ‘woodie’ station wagon

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Roland Foss admits he never would have guessed how rare and valuable his 1933 Ford Deluxe “woodie” would become when he stopped and made an impulse buy 46 years ago. More »

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Car of the Week: 1962 Chevrolet Nova station wagon

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Some guys lust after fabulous Classic prewar automobiles. Other guys dream about ‘50s fins, “Split Windows,” brass beauties or Hemi muscle. Don’t ask him why, but Harold Stuber found himself wishing for a plain Jane 1962 Nova station wagon. More »

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Car of the Week: 1949 Plymouth Special Deluxe ‘Woodie’

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Woody Rutter figures as long as he has his 1949 Plymouth Special Deluxe wagon around, some of his favorite childhood memories will never be far from his mind. More »

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Nomads wend their way to convention

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Luke and Kathy Miller never have a problem deciding where to go for vacation, or how to get there. They just go wherever the Chevrolet Nomad Association annual convention is held. This year they are heading to Sacramento, Calif., for the week of July 8-13. As far as getting there, the Millers will drive their 1955 Nomad (pictured) from their home in Caledonia, Wis., just like they do every year. More »

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