GM Takes an Interest in Oakland

102 years ago last Thursday the newly formed GM bought an interest in Oakland Motor Car Corporation. Pontiac was introduced as a companion brand to Oakland in 1926. By 1933, Pontiac was so popular it absorbed the entire Oakland Company. » 1/22/11 2:00pm 1/22/11 2:00pm

Autorama Blowout! Bling,1930's Style

Bam, it hits you in the face with all dat chrome. This rolling bling hole is an Isotta Franschini 8A that was built in 1933 and is one of three completed and two surviving. A bling hole? Well, that's something with so much bling, no attention around it can escape its bling field, think Mr. T in his heyday. All eyes… » 3/16/07 10:00am 3/16/07 10:00am