1963 AMC Rambler AmericanReview
Do You Like Quirky? I've Got Quirky For You. — It's a forty-six year old economy car. It leaks a bit and has no carpeting, but everywhere I drive it people smile and give me the thumbs-up. The brakes are very strong for unboosted drums and the handling, while quirky, is predictable. It's picked up some squeaks and rattles over the years but overall it's a good weekend cruising car, and VERY easy for the shadetree mechanic to repair.
Pros: You'll NEVER see another one coming at you on the road.
Cons: Parts aren't easy to get unless you have an old-school parts store nearby.
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