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What Is It?

...that little car.We treated it like a race car, although on the spectrum of cars including race cars on one end and family cars on the other, it was as far from racers as a vehicle could get. We would even remove the air cleaner from the engine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-10-15/what-it
What Is It?

...60s, our neighbors, with six children, had two cars, a first-generation Barracuda and an MG. The Cuda was the family car!"PERRY, Fla.: Larry Anderson said: "This week's auto is one of the legendary muscle cars: 1970 Plymouth Barracuda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-24/what-it
What Is It?

...design. This design theme has been applied to roaring success from the Ford Mustang on up to the largest full-size family car offerings such as the Ford Galaxie XL and the Olds Toronado."This first-generation Charger design saw only two years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-03/what-it
Announcer, NFL star Gifford dies

...California, Gifford estimated he moved 47 times before entering high school, occasionally sleeping in parks or the family car and eating dog food.Gifford's 5,434 yards receiving were a Giants record for 39 years, until Amani Toomer surpassed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-09/announcer-nfl-star-gifford-dies
What Is It?

...mounted to the horizontal center divider bar, which became to be known as Chevrolet 'teeth.' In its day it was a great family car for the average family."Wayne Wilke: "The car is a 1952 Chevrolet. All 1952 models had 216.5-cubic-inch six-cylinder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-04-23/what-it
What Is It?

...name is derived from the Corvette and Bel Air names and was Chevrolet's first offering that wasn't a full-size family car. For the introductory year, it was available only as a four-door sedan, with a two-door coupe added around midyear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-06-25/what-it
What Is It?

...the tree manual shift. In 1951, Ford introduced the auto transmission for the first time."In the late 1950s our family car was a 1950 Ford two-door sedan. I remember it had several mechanical problems, including a starter that regularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/what-it
What Is It?

...entries was the name of Bill Hagins, of Evans, who wrote:"Your mystery car this week appears to be one of the largest family cars built in America. My choice is the 1958 Buick Roadmaster Limited. You had a choice of a two-door hardtop, a convertible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-03-26/what-it-why-its-chrome-laden-
What Is It?

...the time they were just used, affordable transportation that was just a little more exciting to drive than the average family car."By 1976, between federal emissions and safety standards and skyrocketing insurance costs, horsepower had been cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-02-19/what-it
Georgia man arrested in deaths of wife, 4 others

...hadn't come to work in days, which he said was unusual because Burtron never called in sick. When deputies found the families' cars parked outside but nobody answered the door, they forced their way in.They found William Burtron dead in the kitchen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-02/georgia-man-arrested-d