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1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S ‘Ram Rod 350′

This 1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S Ram Rod 350 is still with it's original owner.

This 1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass S Ram Rod 350 is still with it's original owner.Larry Speicher was an industrious lad growing up. For many years he worked at this father’s furniture store, socking away money. His goal was to save up and purchase a first car. “I earned $1.25 an hour,” Speicher said. “Over six summers, from when I was (more…)


1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air

Chet Kumm purchased this 1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air IV new.

Chet Kumm purchased this 1968 Pontiac Firebird Ram Air IV new.Chet Kumm ordered his 1968 Pontiac Firebird new, but only because he was “late to the game.” His 1960 Pontiac Ventura had recently died and he needed wheels in the fall (more…)


1977 Pontiac Firebird ‘Esprit’ – Rockford Files Tribute

1977 Pontiac Firebird Esprit Rockford Files Tribute

1977 Pontiac Firebird Esprit Rockford Files TributeOne of the hit TV shows being broadcast over the airwaves in 1974 was “The Rockford Files.” The series followed easygoing police detective Jim Rockford, played by actor (more…)


2014 Golden Era Motors Experience, Volo Auto Museum

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2014 Golden Era Motors Experience, Volo Aut Museum There’s nothing quite like the experience of driving a classic American muscle car. Getting one out on the open road and hearing the burble of exhaust and the rumble (more…)


Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, IL

Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, IL

Pontiac-Oakland Museum, Pontiac, ILThe Pontiac-Oakland Automobile Museum’s origin lies with a single lifelong Pontiac enthusiast and his unsuspecting detour while on a cross-country (more…)


1965 Pontiac GTO: 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend

This 1965 Pontiac GTO was on display at the 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend car show.

This 1965 Pontiac GTO was on display at the 2014 Indian Uprising All Pontiac Weekend car show.The Pontiac brand has been defunct for a number of years now. However, the passion for Pontiac vehicles is as active as ever. Evidence could readily be (more…)


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