Posts by Matthew White

1957 CADILLAC ELDORADO BROUGHAM

Cadillac ELDORADO BROUGHAM SOLD THE STORY In 1957 Cadillac’s Eldorado Brougham was as good as luxury motoring got. The Brougham started at $13,074 (equivalent to $130,000 today), was more expensive than many houses of the time and represented 3 year’s average wages. Cadillac lost over $ 10,000 on each example built – they had a…

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1964 CHEVROLET CORVETTE (365HP)

Chevrolet 1964 CORVETTE $ 129,500 THE STORY General Motors designer Harley Earl is credited with convincing GM to build a two-seat sports car for the American market. Launched in 1953, the resulting Chevrolet Corvette quickly earned the mantle of “America’s Sport’s Car” and the model is still produced today. 1964 was the second year of…

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