CLASSIC CARS OF THE 1950s
Page created November 3, 2007. Last updated June 24, 2015.|
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CHEVROLET:"The Floater" is a 1951 Chevrolet Deluxe parked on jack stands outside the shop. Night photo without rims taken October 25, 2007. Night photo with rims taken November 2, 2007.
This 1952 Chevrolet pickup truck was a three-year project at the shop. Here are two photos taken on February 6, 2004.
Nine photos of the '52 Chevy taken at the shop on June 20, 2009. The loving detail Julius put into the staining of the wood in the truck bed is evident. Nine photos added 06/21/09.
The Chevy pickup at the shop on June 26, 2010. Thirteen photos added 06/29/10.
And now, for something completely different, a Chevy pickup. Actually, this is a 1959 Chevrolet Apache, seen at the shop on May 17, 2015. Seventeen photos added 05/19/15.
A 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air parked in Solvang on June 17, 2015. Ten photos added 06/24/15.
This 1955 or 1956 Dodge Royal in pink was spotted on The Embarcadero in San Francisco on October 6, 2012. Note the "eyelashes" affixed to the headlights. Many people stopped to take pictures, some with themselves in them. Seventeen photos added 10/07/12.
The Dodge Royal parked at Green St. and Columbus Ave. on November 4, 2012. Someone else has an "eye" on the lashes. Nine photos added 04/11/14.
EDSEL:A 1958 Edsel Ranger was parked at a restaurant in Sunnyvale on May 17, 2009. Three photos added 08/03/09.
Here is a 1951 Ford F-1 pickup at the shop. Carlos pulls the truck into the garage in nighttime photos taken November 2, 2007.
A custom 1951 Mercury Eight was at the auto shop on April 14, 2012. Thirteen photos added 04/14/12.
A 1955 Packard Four Hundred was parked at a Mountain View shopping center on the night of June 20, 2009. "The Four Hundred" was only produced for two years (1955-56). Six photos added 06/21/09.
A 1956 Packard Executive on the streets of Santa Cruz on May 25, 2009. This model was only manufactured for four months. Two photos added 05/25/09.
STUDEBAKER:Pinky Luv's 1958 Studebaker Commander Provincial wagon was seen at US 101 and CA 237 in Sunnyvale on July 28, 2012. Visit Pinky's website and the Alameda Rides website for more photos. Two photos added 07/29/12.