Old Cars is turning 50. In honor of 50 years of the privilege of bringing the old cars hobby to our valued and faithful readers, Old Cars will revisit 50 of our past featured cars in 50 days, to commemorate the half-century of Old Cars. Here's to fifty more years of Old Cars!
DAY TWENTY-ONE: 1973 Plymouth 'Cuda
In the fall of 1974, Keith Conradt purchased a well-equipped Rallye Red 1973 Plymouth ’Cuda from Red Colligan Chrysler-Plymouth-Dodge in Waupaca, Wis. He was 23 years old and the ’Cuda was his first new car.
Keith’s decision to put the ’Cuda in storage during the winter months became his first step to preserving it. The salt poured on the roads during Wisconsin’s harsh winter months has a catastrophic effect on sheet metal, especially on a car from the ’70s, when corrosion protection was in its primitive stages.
Keith passed away in November 1992, but his family and widow, Barb, have kept his pride and joy looking like new.
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