1959 Motor Trend Ranchero vs El Camino comparison

Discussion in 'Ranchero History' started by 8bit, Mar 28, 2016.

  1. 8bit

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    Thought i'd share this article. As a side note I have long liked the 1959 Impala styling.:)

    1959 Motor Trend
     
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  2. Robbtroy

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    Man, talk about some memories, my dad had a black '59 el Camino..... Mom was driving a 65 Galaxie.... Good ole days...
     
  3. andrewok1

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    HI 8BIT ,
    Thanks for the post I just preordered the book on torino/rancheros /Andy
     
  4. 8bit

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    What I always find funny about that era is that buyers of the day didn't think much of the '59 Impala styling. They thought it was over the top. And yet today it's considered a '50s car icon.

    Thanks Andy!;)
     
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