Do you like:

Vinyl tops.  Landau roofs.  Whitewall tires.  Velour.  Wire wheel hubcaps.  Anemic engines. sluggish handling.  Weird cars other people love to hate.

If so – you’re in the right place!  The Era of Malaise – from reduced compression ratios in 1972 through the dead-on-arrival diesels of the late 70’s and early 80’s to the faux Eurosport bodyside cladding of the early 90’s – we love ’em all!

After all –  somebody has to!   Look here for featured cars on a regular basis, along with history, commentary and other neato things we’ve not thought up yet.

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Malaise Daze Iola

A New Wave in the collector car hobby has begun. 1972-1995 year model cars are shown with pride at Malaise Daze, July 12,13,14, Iola Wisconsin. See you there !  


A Tale of Two Sixes

  This is not a technical treatise on Jaguar’s postwar inline six cylinder power plants, merely a clarification of the difference between the XK engine and the AJ6 that superseded it. All too often I’ve Read more…

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