YAK Car Pic of the Day
by Jim Corbran - posted 12:00 am, June 12, 2013
This 1973 Dodge Challenger Rallye epitomizes the spirit of this blog when I first began it a few years ago as Wheels in the Grass. The idea was to find cars or trucks which had been parked and forgotten about — forgotten so long that they were slowly sinking into the sunset, as it were. And this gold Mopar with the gnarly rims was doing just that when I found it a few summers ago in the Town of Brant. The Rallye package included (among other things): a performance hood, blacked-out grille, fender scoops, rallye gauge cluster, heavy-duty shocks, and rallye suspension. The standard sound system back in 1973 was the song in your head, as even a lowly AM radio was optional! Here’s a link to an abbreviated Challenger brochure.
— Jim Corbran, You Auto Know