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  1. Cal Worthington Passes Away at 92

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    Guess we can't "Go see Cal" anymore. Rest in peace... :( "Showman car salesman Cal Worthington dies at 92"
  2. Favorite or Hated Family Vacation Vehicles

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    Hi All, This post is somewhat inspired by a recent poll online and the current Art Contest going in the Art forum. What were your favorite or hateful vacation rides when growing up? Any of those still around in the family? For those with their own families, what is your vacation ride now...
  3. "Chevy's top 10 trucks of all time"

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    Some of you may have already seen this on Yahoo today: "Chevy's top 10 trucks of all time" I must admit I have never seen the Suburban depicted as in the 1973, at least not one with that front end. Also interesting to see the El Camino as included in this list. I imagine today is would be...
  4. Chevrolet 409

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    Hi All, Just have a few curiosity-driven questions about the 409, somewhat inspired by TucsonJay's post here (#316). What ever happened to the Chevy 409? Was it trumped performance-wise by the 427 or the 400? I see this engine has a few die-hard fans, but there don't seem to be very many...
  5. What is the Most Comfortable Car You've Ever Owned (or Driven)?

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    Hi All, Wanted to draw on everyone's memories and auto backgrounds to see which cars people find (or found) to provide the most comfortable ride ever. Although this is pretty much "lounge talk", I am especially curious to hear from the more senior folks, as my grandparents are getting older and...
  6. Car Shows/Places of Interest in Central and Northern California

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    Hi All! I am heading up north this weekend and will be stopping in Fresno, Sacramento, San Francisco, Monterey Bay, and San Luis Obispo areas over the course of one week. I am looking for recommendations or websites with information on local car shows and automotive places of interest. I tried...
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