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Rare Rides: A Bristol Beaufort – Timeless Beauty From 1984

<img data-attachment-id="1683756" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1.jpg" data-orig-size="1800,1195" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1984 Bristol Beaufort" data-image-description=" https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1090977?fbclid=IwAR3EWFn31rz3vl-XEwVngfU83-oHTsQvJNiog1e__4qbZR5IFUfxUMIWGRQ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683756 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-768×510.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11254502-1-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Rare Ride is the very first Bristol featured in this series. Hand-crafted in a shed somewhere in England, Bristol […]

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Rare Rides: A Prototype Rover P6 From 1966

<img data-attachment-id="1682832" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060.jpg" data-orig-size="800,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1966 Rover P6" data-image-description=" https://www.classiccarsforsale.co.uk/rover/p6/288817 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1682832 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/IMG_8060.jpg 800w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The P6 was an important leap forward in style and modernity for the small and independent Rover […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: Floaty American Luxury Sedans From 1988

<img data-attachment-id="1687910" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1536" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="88 Lincoln Continental" data-image-description=" Lincoln ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1687910 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/lincoln_continental_2-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> In the late Eighties, American auto manufacturers still sold large, traditional luxury sedans in decent numbers. Their aging sedan […]

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Rare Rides: A Vanden Plas Princess 4 Litre R – Overwhelming Britishness From 1966

<img data-attachment-id="1685686" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641.jpg" data-orig-size="790,524" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1966 Vanden Plas Princess" data-image-description=" https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1101736?fbclid=IwAR2gczOMDW23ncjxOuANm91AK-t32WZlCUtG-bY1u_mG17HykNHWvlHTfWc ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-450×298.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-610×405.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1685686 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-610×405.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”405″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-610×405.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-450×298.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-768×509.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/11386590-e1567126781641.jpg 790w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Vanden Plas. It rolls off the tongue the same way as other luxury words, like Ferrero Rocher. […]

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Rare Rides: The Very Luxurious 1958 Studebaker Golden Hawk

<img data-attachment-id="1686154" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,960" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1958 Studebaker Golden Hawk" data-image-description=" https://rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/af19/auburn-fall/lots/r0139-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk/795359?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=AF19&fbclid=IwAR2r1FJwy7YGG6qKQZlMuxF2zSkZQw4Sa8AtdVrF4fK9UIMpq49NfrY9730 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1686154 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/17227408-1958-studebaker-golden-hawk-std.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Rare Rides has featured a couple of Studebaker offerings in the past, both of which were family-hauling […]

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Rare Rides: The 1996 Vector M12, an Elusive Supercar (Part II)

<img data-attachment-id="1684492" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126.png" data-orig-size="1085,821" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1996 Vector M12" data-image-description=" https://rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/mo19/monterey/lots/r0058-1996-vector-m12/779028?fbclid=IwAR0a7S95dEohkUiloI-26xV1Aqz74m9PbnXeArPEIPSjD1E-ZPhIiXGqCJ8 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-450×341.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-610×462.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684492 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-610×462.png” alt width=”610″ height=”462″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-610×462.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-75×57.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-450×341.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-768×581.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126-120×91.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm126.png 1085w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today is the second portion of the Vector story, which we began in our most recent Rare Rides […]

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Rare Rides: The 1996 Vector M12, an Elusive Supercar (Part I)

<img data-attachment-id="1684500" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121.png" data-orig-size="1079,823" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1996 Vector M12" data-image-description=" https://rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/mo19/monterey/lots/r0058-1996-vector-m12/779028?fbclid=IwAR0a7S95dEohkUiloI-26xV1Aqz74m9PbnXeArPEIPSjD1E-ZPhIiXGqCJ8 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-450×343.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-610×465.png” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684500 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-610×465.png” alt width=”610″ height=”465″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-610×465.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-75×57.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-450×343.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-768×586.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121-120×92.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/vm121.png 1079w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Which elite-class supercar features the marker lights from a Miata, rear lamps from a Cavalier, and the steering […]

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Rare Rides: The Fanciest Mondeo – a 2007 Jaguar X-Type Sportwagon

<img data-attachment-id="1684286" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2007 Jaguar X-Type Sportwagon" data-image-description=" https://www.carfax.com/vehicle/SAJWA54A97WJ27572 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684286 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The Rare Rides series has touched on Jaguars multiple times previously. But perhaps those beautiful and powerful sporting vehicles […]

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Rare Rides: The Very Rare Morgan Aero 8 America, From 2007

<img data-attachment-id="1682844" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,800" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2007 Morgan Aero 8" data-image-description=" https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/dealer/morgan/aero-8/2240353.html?fbclid=IwAR1cYOGIwNXgW03Nr8xIZnZysBjxxyIbwjfMYgS55rX7fPoO3TnnBbuxRZg ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1682844 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66028324-770-0@2X.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Morgan is a carmaker for traditionalists who wear tweeds, enjoy wooden car frames, and shun modern […]

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Rare Rides: A Stunning 1962 Citroën ID19, Le Dandy

<img data-attachment-id="1683270" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X.jpg" data-orig-size="620,390" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1962 Citroen ID19" data-image-description=" https://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/cars-for-sale/citro%C3%ABn/id19/2288617.html?refer=blog ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-450×283.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-610×384.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683270 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-610×384.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”384″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-610×384.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-75×47.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-450×283.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X-120×75.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/67582677-770-0@2X.jpg 620w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Our most recently featured Citroën was a BX five-door hatchback, which made its way to Maine on a plane […]

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Rare Rides: A Subaru XT Turbo 4WD From 1985

<img data-attachment-id="1682868" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1985 Subaru XT" data-image-description=" https://www.reezocar.com/en/voiture-occasion/subaru-xt-RZCATTNLA8A3B9A99B2F.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1682868 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SUBARU-XT-02.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Subaru started its first full decade in North America in the Seventies, where it sold the microscopic rear-engined 360. […]

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Rare Rides: Be a Real Businessman With the 1983 Chrysler Executive Sedan

<img data-attachment-id="1681248" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n.jpg" data-orig-size="960,720" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1983 Chrysler Executive" data-image-description=" https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/724604734651801/ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1681248 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/66297024_2716686505012650_7644927901527179264_n.jpg 960w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The demand for executive limousines in North America was once satisfied by OEM-lengthened versions of domestic sedans. […]

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Rare Rides: Aston Martin’s Incredibly Rare 2017 Lagonda Taraf

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Buy/Drive/Burn: Forgotten Offerings From Lexus in 2012

<img data-attachment-id="1677308" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,682" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2012 Lexus HS" data-image-description=" Lexus ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1677308 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/lexus_100182217_l.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Car manufacturers don’t always strike a chord with consumers, and even studious brand Lexus is not immune from […]

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Rare Rides: A Gigantic 1979 Lincoln Continental Town Car Williamsburg Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1677024" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684.jpg" data-orig-size="1024,684" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4","credit":"Martin Yannollou","camera":"NIKON D750","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1554292508","copyright":"www.martinpetersphotography.co.uk","focal_length":"24","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.0008","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1979 Lincoln Continental Town Car Williamsburg Edition" data-image-description=" 1979 Lincoln Continental “Williamsburgh” Limited edition ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-450×301.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1677024 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-450×301.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-768×513.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/IMG_0722-1024×684.jpg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The end of the Seventies was a […]

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Cadillac’s V-Series Was Apparently Too Powerful for the Mainstream

<img data-attachment-id="1676230" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Cadillac-CT4-CT5-V-Series-e1559588901153.jpg" data-orig-size="1145,745" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"8","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5DS","caption":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s latest turbocharging technology and build on more than 15 years of performance credentials.","created_timestamp":"1557537680","copyright":"","focal_length":"70","iso":"400","shutter_speed":"0.6","title":"The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac\u2019s l","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="The first-ever 2020 CT4-V and CT5-V are driven by Cadillac’s l" data-image-description=" GM ” […]

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Rare Rides: The Gran Turismo Dream – a 1990 Mazda Eunos Cosmo

<img data-attachment-id="1671962" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900.jpg" data-orig-size="798,532" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1990 Mazda Eunos Cosmo" data-image-description=" https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/ctd/d/garland-jdm-rhd-1990-mazda-eunos-cosmo/6861247441.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1671962″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/01313_iB6n5J1t05y_1200x900.jpg 798w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Rare Ride is a sporting luxury coupe with a complex rotary engine. It’s a car which […]

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