Category: cars

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California&rsq…

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California’s Freeways Were New (And Empty)

Vintage toy cars, from top: Mercury #56 Merced…

Vintage toy cars, from top: Mercury #56 Mercedes Formula 1, circa 1956, die cast (Italy), Chime Land Speed Racer, circa 1935, tin wind-up (Canada), and Technofix Rallye 66, circa 1966, tin wind-up (Germany).

collectorsweekly: Acid-etched vase for early a…

collectorsweekly:

Acid-etched vase for early automobiles, circa 1920s.

Vintage Matchbox cars and case from the 1960s.

Vintage Matchbox cars and case from the 1960s.

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Centaur art-deco car mascot by Francois Bazin, 1928.

Silver rhyton vessel with pouring spout shaped…

Silver rhyton vessel with pouring spout shaped like a wild cat from the Parthian Empire near modern day Iran, ca. 1st century B.C.

 VIa the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

History of the Dale, a Car Ahead of it’s Time

History of the Dale, a Car Ahead of it’s Time

from The History Guy: History Deserves to be Remembered

The day Sweden changed from driving on the lef…

The day Sweden changed from driving on the left to driving on the right, September 3rd, 1967.

collectorsweekly: 1972 Chevy Vega poster

collectorsweekly:

1972 Chevy Vega poster

Shioji SSS toy trailer, made in Japan, circa 1…

Shioji SSS toy trailer, made in Japan, circa 1950s.