Metropolitan

This is a cool car that I have seen driving around town.  I finally caught it parked in a spot not too bad for a photo.

 

I like this one in both color and black and white.  If you’re interested, I think it’s a 1957 Nash Metropolitan.  I like the crop tight on this because it accentuates how crowded it must feel like to drive in one.


Mexican Beetle

It is hard to take a bad photo of an original Volkswagen Beetle.  They have at least as much character as any other car out there.  I am probably influenced because I grew up in the era of  Herbie the Love Bug.  In fact one of my childhood memories is of actually seeing a bug painted in Herbie colors on the way home from seeing “Herbie Rides Again” in the theater in about 1975.  Now I’m just babbling…


 

 

 

 

Punch Bug Green (no return)

I have seen this Beetle around town a few times and have wanted to take a picture of it.  One day by the beach I got my chance and while I was taking my picture the owner came by with a big smile on his face obviously proud of his vehicle.


 

 

I must admit that I changed the color of the car slightly to a green that I like more.

 

 

1964 Shelby Cobra

I am not a really big car buff, but this one catches anyone’s eye.  I am not sure if this is a real one or one of the replicas that are available.   I am also not sure that it is a 1964 but I did some googling and I think I am right.  Please feel free to correct me if I’m wrong.   Regardless, this is a sweet ride.


(purchase)