Motorhome Mania – the RV’s centennial

I mostly ignore or forward press releases that land in my Inbox; nine times out of 10, they’re useless. A few months ago, I was about to delete one from the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association announcing the centennial of the RV this year because, honestly, it sounded like a snoozer. The release did include a […]

Wally Cohn, Europe’s answer to the boys of the 478th

While some boys out in the Pacific decided to rebody their Jeeps using aircraft drop tanks, Wally Cohn came up with a different approach. Much like Brooks Stevens with the Victory Car, Cohn envisioned a somewhat more refined automobile body to go atop the Jeep four-wheel-drive chassis to create a new offering for the post-war […]

Hemmings Find of the Day – 1967 Datsun Fairlady

Ogled one of these in the car corral at Hershey last year. Judging from the wheels, it’s definitely not the same one, and this 1967 Datsun Fairlady for sale on is priced a couple thousand dollars higher, but they’re still nifty to look at. One must wonder about the racing history, though, and why […]