Monthly Archives: February 2018

“Tanks” for the memories of cheap gas

Yes, I heard that groan.  Sorry, but it had to be said.  The Gulf pump shows 26.9 cents per gallon and the Marathon 37.9 cents per gallon.  The way these pumps were constructed, the most they could charge for gasoline … Continue reading

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You fill up the tank where???

As long as I can remember where you filled up with gasoline has always been in the same general area – on the side of the vehicle.  Wait! I have a vague memory of one car where the gas cap … Continue reading

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1960 Edsel Ranger 2 door hardtop

Not being familiar with Edsel’s other than the name, I always thought they were much older but as you can see – hopefully you are able to read the spec sheet; had to do a very tight crop – here … Continue reading

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1958 Edsel Ranger 2 door hardtop

While its roll-out was highly publicized in the fall of 1957, the 1958 Edsel was a marketing disaster for Ford and for Ford’s corporate strategy for meeting General Motors’ product line for product line. Total U.S. and Canada Ranger output … Continue reading

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The Garage

So where is here?  Here happens to be in Columbus Ohio at the Wagner-Hagans auto museum.  Actually it’s the private collection of these two gentlemen who, if you call and make arrangements to come visit, will give you a tour … Continue reading

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Pass the 1949 plates

Teri  📷

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What time is it?

Well… I did say I went back in time.  Any guesses on what kind of place this is yet? Teri  📷

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