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Shorpy Saturday – Futuramic: 1950

By Jeffrey Buck Detroit, as we all know, is the Motor City. Check out some of it’s finest automobiles at a dealership in New York. Not much has changed inside the windows of a showroom, cars as art. Take a … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Flower Car: 1901

By Jeffrey Buck Spring is here and warmer weather is near. What better way to usher in the better weather than with some flowers. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Flower Car: 1901“: Detroit, 1901. “Bicentenary celebration floral parade — automobile … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Cadillac Garage: 1955

By Jeffrey Buck In Detroit if it’s one thing we are familiar with it’s automobiles. As Detroit ages, the automobile will play a role in its rebirth but the city will look to other growing sectors to build on its foundation. What … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Eldorado: 1955

By Jeffrey Buck The automobile has evolved over time. Materials, size and badging have all changed over the years to accommodate changes in lifestyle and cost. The curves and lines of this 1956 Cadillac have long since been replaced with … Continue reading

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FIAT dealership coming along

By Jeffrey Buck If you’ve driven down Woodward lately through Birmingham, by now you’ve probably noticed the big new red and grey building that sits on the east side of M-1 just south of Maple. In an earlier post, we … Continue reading

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2011 NAIAS Recap

The 2011 North American International Auto Show is officially in the books, which means among many other things that the anticipation for the newly featured cars to hit the streets is bubbling, and that Autorama will soon fill up the … Continue reading

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