The Dodge Dart was once a bull’s eye

The real stars of the so-called muscle car era of the late 1960s and early 1970s tended to be much less glamorous modes of transport. In the case of the Dodge Dart, the number of its famous GTS and 340 Swinger models built pales in comparison to the thousands upon thousands of its four-door supermarket … Read more

The Dodge Dart was once a bull’s eye

The real stars of the so-called muscle car era of the late 1960s and early 1970s tended to be much less glamorous modes of transport. In the case of the Dodge Dart, the number of its famous GTS and 340 Swinger models built pales in comparison to the thousands upon thousands of its four-door supermarket … Read more

Danville ’53 Coupe de Ville beautiful again after fire

In 1953, three of General Motors’ auto divisions celebrated their 50th anniversary. Buick, Oldsmobile and Cadillac released beautiful models for the occasion. The top of the line of GM’s top line that year was the Cadillac Eldorado which sold for $7,750 or about $80,925 in today’s dollars. It was America’s most expensive car, but only … Read more

The Pleasant Hill owner’s 1938 Dodge coupe almost completely original

One of the interesting things about the early days of the auto industry is learning how many of the famous names in the business were friends or did business with each other. There were two Dodge brothers, John and Horace, from Niles, Michigan, nearly 200 miles southwest of Detroit. The brothers opened a small machine … Read more

The Pleasant Hill owner’s 1938 Dodge coupe almost completely original

One of the interesting things about the early days of the auto industry is learning how many of the famous names in the business were friends or did business with each other. There were two Dodge brothers, John and Horace, from Niles, Michigan, nearly 200 miles southwest of Detroit. The brothers opened a small machine … Read more