1991 Geo City LSi Convertible

Start in 1985, General Motors brought over Suzuki Cultuses and also marketed them below with Chevrolet Sprint badges, which Americans purchased in remarkably great deals (taking into consideration the accident in gas rates around that time). When the moment came for The General to introduce a different brand name offeringRead More →

1986 Toyota Camry LE Liftback

While the real first-generation Camry was a Japan-only Celica variation, the very first time the Camry showed up in American Toyota display rooms was when the second-gen cars and truck turned up in very early 1983 (and also I have actually taken care of to discover among the extremely initialRead More →

Junkyard Treasure: 1991 Lexus ES 250

When the Lexus LS 400 initially showed up below in late 1989 (as a 1990 design), vendors of German-made high-end cars burst out in the unsteady sweats as well as cars and truck customers crowded to see– as well as acquire– this durable statusmobile that retailed for around 60% ofRead More →

1979 Accomplishment TR7 Drophead Coupé

Despite The Fact That British Leyland quit offering the MGB, Midget, as well as Spitfire after 1980 as well as the TR7/TR8 in the USA after 1981, I still locate various instances of each of these English cars throughout my junkyard expeditions 4 years later on. Each kind was costRead More →

1980 Datsun 310 GX Sports Car

Also as several American auto customers looked for to extend their fuel budget plans by buying the primitive-but-reliable rear-wheel-drive Datsun B210 throughout the center 1970 s, Nissan brought over the extra innovative front-wheel-drive Datsun F-10 Since the Cherry-based F-10(called the F-11 in its homeland, simply to puzzle everyone) was suchRead More →

Junkyard Treasure: 1989 Subaru XT6 4WD

The very first Subaru readily available in the USA was the little 360 kei cars and truck, imported by Malcolm Bricklin beginning in1968 For greater than a years afterwards, we understood Subarus primarily as low-cost, beneficial little automobiles, often outfitted with manually-selected four-wheel-drive. Once the 1980 s actually obtained rolling,Read More →

Junkyard Treasure: 1992 Alfa Romeo 164 S

Also after Citroën, Fiat, Renault and also Peugeot left the USA (in 1975, 1983, 1988 and also 1991, specifically, though Malcolm Bricklin remained to market Fiat 124 Sporting Activity Crawlers and also X1/9s with Pininfarina and also Bertone badges for a couple of even more years), Alfa Romeo handled toRead More →