A ‘68 Dodge Dart back in 2011. Photo Credit: Raphael Orlove

It’s a beautiful day in New York City, so let’s go look for cars in one of Manhattan’s trickiest carspotting neighborhoods. We’re hitting up the West Village.


The West Village has lots of old cars in it, but they’re usually better kept, better maintained, and more often stored in garages than the cars you find scattered all over the East Village on the other side of the island. There are also lots of little side streets that make easy canvassing of the neighborhood difficult.

But with the greater risk comes greater reward and some of the most interesting streetparked survivor cars still tough it out in the West Village. Let’s go see if we can find any!

And part two: