Monthly Archives: September 2016

Safety Doesn’t Sell!

Henry Kaiser got into the car business 5 years earlier in 1946. Every year a struggle for profitability. 1952 was no different. The marketing angle this year would be “World’s safest front seat” with Seven-Point Protection. 1/ Narrower A pillars … Continue reading

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Custom Car Builders Predict the Future.

Vintage 1962. All six are legendary. Joe Wilhelm, Bill Cushenbery, Alexander Bros., Darryl Starbird, Gene Winfield and George Barris. If your are into car craft these are six the builders you should know. If you get a life do-over get … Continue reading

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Introducing Edsel for 1959.

After a disastrous launch in 1958, (the fact is, it wasn’t that bad of a launch, second only new car line to DeSoto in 1929) Ford reduced the line up by two dropping the Citation and Pacer models. However 1,200 … Continue reading

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