Category Archives: Auto Accessories

Vinyl Roofs: The Look Of Luxury

In my post from Mustang Alley at the Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise, I included photos of a 1971 Mustang Grandé that, being a high zoot model, bore that affectation of luxury so common in that era, the vinyl roof.  Even … Continue reading

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Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise: Scenes From Mustang Alley

Gear heads at last weekend’s Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise enjoyed clear-blue skies, warm temperatures and thousands upon thousands of examples of the automobile industry’s finest wares including more than 800 Ford Mustangs corralled in Mustang Alley, a five block stretch … Continue reading

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A Dying Breed: The Battle Between Manual and Automatic Transmissions

It seems as time moves on that more and more people choose cars based on the latest technology rather than how it drives.  It used to be that cars only came with a manual transmission and that was it. As … Continue reading

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$1,500 Car Wax?

In an age that gives new meaning to conspicuous consumption it should come as no surprise that someone is selling (and others apparently buying) car wax that costs over $200 a ounce. Swissvax, a company that got its start in … Continue reading

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