Another day, another trunk-mounted luggage rack which has probably never seen any luggage. Having driven a car very similar to this 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis a time or two, I can say with some authority that the luggage rack was probably provided to give the driver some idea where the back of the car was while looking in the rearview mirror. Tough enough parking one of these land yachts without t
In downtown Buffalo for last week’s Slow Roll bicycle ride, I came across this 1971 Toyota Land Cruiser just around the corner from the ride’s starting point. This one’s from the J-40 series, which was built from 1960-84. I had to laugh when I clicked on the Wikipedia page which cautioned at the top “Not to be confused with the Studebaker Land Cruiser,” hah, and LOL.