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A Brief History of Concept Cars, 1929-51

Buick 1938 Y-Job

By Michael Lamm.  The concept of concept cars goes back father than most people realize. There’s a common misconception that concept cars began in 1938 with Harley Earl’s Buick Y-Job. I don’t think so. I’d like to mention five concept cars that pre-dated the Y-Job, and I’m sure there were even earlier examples. Here’s a…

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Five Fun Friday Fifties Kodachrome Images

newport chevrolet-oldsmobile

For number thirty of the Fun Friday Kodachrome Image series we are taking a look at new car dealerships, showrooms and dealers used car sales lots. For the lead photo this week we go to Hominy, Oklahoma and visit Newport Chevrolet-Oldsmobile a dream come true for 1950s Chevrolet fans. All of the cars in view including the…

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