Drove my '69 'Cuda "S" formiles. When I put the ad in the paper, over 40 people responded for a beat up 13 year old car! That should have given me a clue, ya think? Here's a shot of a '69 Coronet, for comparison. Not sure it as much foresight as just lucky circumstance; in late '78 I had a chance to buy a then hard-to-get Rx7 without the customary extra dealer markup, but they weren't taking trade-ins.
So I just kept the old Dodge since I had a place to store it, and it wouldn't cost much to hang onto it. Of course, since then I've paid for it a couple of times over in parts and paint Thanks for the great memories your photos bring back I saw this earlier, and wasn't going to say anything, but since the subject came up, the Super Bee is based on the Coronet body.
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This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Let us not forget that a song and a TV show also helped make this highway so popular in modern culture.
It also gave us things like diners, roadfood, tourist traps. Yep there were some around Willie And The Bumblebees* - 66 Highway Parts 1 other states but, the towns on Route 66 made them famous. The food, sounds silly but, Route 66 is also famous for the food. There are and were many good places to go, the Metro Dinner is the best food Willie And The Bumblebees* - 66 Highway Parts 1 and it must be because Elvis ate there.
There are tons of spots on Route 66 like this. Traveling it exposed people Willie And The Bumblebees* - 66 Highway Parts 1 new foods, foods from all cultures, and food that could be served fast and near the road. Most of the time these places were connected to a gas station, gave the people a break from the long travels, Oh Jazz, Po Jazz (Continued) - George Russell Sextet* Guest Don Cherry - At Beethoven Hall II like Meteor City, and Twin Arrows made those stops adventures.
Another great thing about Route 66 was that it went through the towns of America not around them like the new interstates. You got to see how people lived, you got to 2 & 3 / Too Many Drivers the town, and you got to experience things that you cannot find today driving down an interstate.
When people traveled 66 the getting there part was a big fun part of the vacation, unlike now we rush to get to our destination. The Neon. Wow Route 66 was full of it! Signs lighting up the way to motor courts that let you sleep in a wigwam, or in a nice motor court with garage. The signs would hug the street, some were animated, some where not but, they sure made fun for traveling. Although it was decommissioned inyep that is when it was taken My Kind Of Love - The Concert Jazz Band* - Gerry Mulligan 63 (Reel-To-Reel, Album) the highway maps; it still had been overlooked and bypassed by the new systems before that.
Today you can still drive hundreds of miles of the original route there are several alignments depends on the year some of it has been covered over by the new interstate some has not. It does take a little work to travel it but, most of the states on Route 66 have free maps and info that they will send you. They also mark the route some states better than others with historic Route 66 markers which helps you a lot when trying to follow the road.
There are still parts of Route 66 that you can drive that are not paved, or one laned. Truly how the old highway was.
There are people that will tell you that you cannot drive Route 66 this is untrue, you cannot drive the whole thing any more but you can drive a LARGE Willie And The Bumblebees* - 66 Highway Parts 1 of it!
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