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Posted 8 years ago

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Car ads are always fun...seing what you wish you had bought "back in the day" !

The first ad is for a German car with a decided Italian flare. The Volkswagen Karmann Ghia. $2,295/$2,495 !

How about a Triumph Spitfire? This one is only $2,199.

If you need more car there's the TR-4. Zero to sixty in 10.5 seconds! That will cost you, though...$2,849.

What suprised me about the last add was that Mercedes was a subsidiary of Studebaker!


  1. Picking-and-Collecting Picking-and-Collecting, 8 years ago
    Great ads. My first car was a Karman Ghia, and I always wanted a Triumph. Here is a link to an interesting blog about the Mercedes/Studebaker link.
  2. casperboost, 6 years ago
    Thanks for posting this. I used to have a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle, and this really made me miss it! Now I just drive a mainstream <a href="">honda</a> ... Makes you miss the good old days, right?

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