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1948 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon

It was October 7, 1945, when Buick’s long-awaited 1946 models were announced. They weren’t much different from the 1942 cars whose production had been halted by government order three and a half years earlier. To have made major styling changes for the postwar market, especially in the Super...

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1941 Chrysler Saratoga coupe

Farnum Alston hadn’t intended to buy a "collector" car. At least, not a big old straight-eight Chrysler. The ’67 Shelby 350 GT that inhabits his Corte Madera, California, garage is more his type. Or at least, Farnum always thought so. But still, since childhood he had been interested in...

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