Junkyard Gem: 1977 Jaguar XJ6L

British Leyland started advertising the Jaguar XJ in 1968, and creation continued by means of various system generations (and corporate proprietors) right until just a couple a long time back.…

Junkyard Gem: 1995 Toyota Paseo Coupe

Toyota offered the Tercel in North America for close to 20 decades, from the time the first Corolla Tercels appeared in this article for the 1980 product 12 months (the…

Junkyard Gem: 1988 Hyundai Excel GL Sedan

I was heading to higher education in Southern California in 1986, driving an reasonably priced Detroit hooptie like most of my friends (due to the fact only a no one…

Junkyard Gem: 1980 Pontiac Phoenix LJ Hatchback

The car or truck-creating planet was dashing headlong into entrance-wheel-drive by the late 1970s, eager to experience the bodyweight-saving and room-improving benefits of front-drive designs. Basic Motors developed an impressive…

Junkyard Gem: 1992 Isuzu Amigo

Right after some success furnishing Normal Motors with little A lot quicker pickups badged as Chevrolet LUVs in North The us (furthermore some Chevette-relevant Geminis labeled “Buick/Opel by Isuzu,” which…

Junkyard Gem: 1962 Studebaker Champ Spaceside

With a wagon-making historical past stretching back again to the center 1700s, the Studebaker Company commenced developing gasoline-engine-powered shipping and delivery vans setting up in 1911. The firm thrived by…

Junkyard Gem: 1980 Honda Accord Sedan

In 1975, Toyota, Mazda and Datsun just about every made available Us citizens 4 unique auto models. Even Fiat had three distinct styles to provide here that yr, but the…

Junkyard Gem: 1986 Pontiac Fiero GT

If you like very affordable, mid-engined two-seaters, the 1980s were being your ten years. Fiat (and, a little bit later, Bertone) presented the X1/9, Toyota bought MR2s, and even Standard…

Junkyard Gem: 2010 Chevrolet Impala 9C1 Police Car

From its introduction for the 1992 model yr until finally its discontinuation in 2011, the Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor so dominated the North American police-motor vehicle universe that it…

Junkyard Gem: 1987 Audi 5000 S Quattro Sedan

Audi launched the 3rd-generation 100 to the earth in late 1982, and it initially appeared on our shores — with Audi 5000 badging — as a 1984 product. With its…