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Four-Links – The American Motel, stanced Charger, Tamagawa Speedway, Jaguars reborn

Reader Greg Beaulieu forwarded this website that captures the golden age of American Motels, each a different example of mid-century architectural design and tourist trap aesthetic. They’re catalogued by state, so see if your favorites are listed. It took a while, but we’re finally starting to see Japanese modified car styles appearing on American […]
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