1969 Volvo P1800

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. I'm back in California to take care of some business, so let's return to Alameda! » 6/26/10 9:00am 6/26/10 9:00am

1969 Chevrolet Blazer

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the City That Rust Sorta Ignored: Denver, Colorado. Let's check out this old truck I shot a few winters back. » 6/20/10 9:00am 6/20/10 9:00am

1959 Studebaker Lark VI

Welcome to Down On The Mile High Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the City That Rust Sorta Ignored: Denver, Colorado. DOTS has left Alameda, but that doesn't mean the series has to stop! » 6/19/10 9:00am 6/19/10 9:00am

1970 Datsun 240Z

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. How about a nice early Datsun Z? » 6/06/10 9:00am 6/06/10 9:00am

1963 Ford Falcon Futura

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. It turns out that the '81 Strada we just saw was an old DOTS car with new paint. » 6/05/10 10:00am 6/05/10 10:00am

1981 Fiat Strada

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. I think I've seen a total of two Stradas during the last 20 years, both in Alameda. » 6/05/10 9:00am 6/05/10 9:00am

1964 Chevrolet Impala Convertible

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. We haven't seen many Impalas in this series, and today's car is our first Impala convertible. » 5/30/10 9:00am 5/30/10 9:00am

IMZ Ural Motorcycle With Sidecar

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. I don't know much about motorcycles, but I do know that we need more Russian vehicles! » 5/29/10 9:00am 5/29/10 9:00am

1978 Datsun 280Z

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Here's one of the nicest street-driven 280Zs I've seen in a while. » 5/23/10 9:00am 5/23/10 9:00am

DOTS Cars Get New Paint, With Varying Degrees Of Success

Owners of various Alameda Down On The Street honorees sometimes contact us to let us know how their cars and trucks are doing. Lately, we've heard from a couple who have really spiffed up their rides. » 5/22/10 3:00pm 5/22/10 3:00pm

1952 Chevrolet Pickup Truck

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Yet another of The General's old soldiers keeps working in Alameda. » 5/22/10 9:00am 5/22/10 9:00am

1969 Alfa Romeo Spider Duetto

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Several Alfa Spiders have appeared in this series, but they've been final-days-of-Alfa-North-America 80s cars... until today! » 5/16/10 9:00am 5/16/10 9:00am

1969 AMC Javelin SST

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Somehow, a Javelin has been hiding mere blocks from my house! » 5/15/10 9:00am 5/15/10 9:00am

1967 Plymouth Belvedere I Station Wagon

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Now that Belvedere Adrian is back in Alameda, Belvederes are everywhere! » 5/09/10 9:00am 5/09/10 9:00am

1974 Volkswagen Thing

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. I've found quite a few interesting cars while making runs to Pagano's Hardware. » 5/08/10 9:00am 5/08/10 9:00am

1985 Chrysler Laser XE

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Some cars are very much of their time; for example, the Chrysler Laser. » 5/02/10 9:00am 5/02/10 9:00am

1962 Ford Fairlane 500

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. There's a real shortage of mint-green Fairlane sedans in this world! » 5/01/10 9:00am 5/01/10 9:00am

1982 Volkswagen Rabbit Pickup

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Alameda has quite a few Rabbit pickups seeing daily-driver service, so let's check one out today. » 4/25/10 9:00am 4/25/10 9:00am

1970 Dodge Challenger R/T SE

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Another visitor to Alameda's downtown makes it into Down On The Street. » 4/24/10 9:00am 4/24/10 9:00am

1962 Sunbeam Alpine

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. Finally, 563 cars into this series, a Rootes Group car on the Alameda street! » 4/18/10 9:00am 4/18/10 9:00am