YAK Car Pic of the Day
by Jim Corbran - posted 7:00 am, June 16, 2011
In an early example of product placement, Ricky Ricardo buys a new 1955 Pontiac Star Chief convertible for the drive from New York to California with Lucy and Fred and Ethel. It first appeared in the “I Love Lucy” episode titled: “Lucy Learns to Drive,” which aired on January 3, 1955.
— Jim Corbran, You Auto Know