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Junkyard Gem: 1998 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight

One of the very last of the big Oldsmobile sedans, found in a Colorado car graveyard.

Junkyard Gem: 2009 Pontiac G3

The extremely rare, one-year-only Pontiac-badged version of the Chevy Aveo.

Junkyard Gem: 1985 Peugeot 505 Turbo Sedan

It was cheaper and faster than a new BMW 325e in 1985.

Junkyard Gem: 1987 Cadillac Cimarron

The rare Cadillac-badged sibling to the Chevy Cavalier, found in Colorado.

Junkyard Gem: 2001 Chrysler Voyager

When Plymouth got the axe, Voyagers were sold here for a few years with Chrysler badging

Junkyard Gem: 1993 Ford Mustang LX Convertible

With Pinto engine and top made of duct tape, this Mustang heads for the glue factory.

Junkyard Gem: 1979 Cadillac Eldorado Biarritz

The most expensive non-limo new Cadillac you could buy in 1979, complete with stainless-steel roof.

Junkyard Gem: 1989 Mercury Tracer Four-Door Hatchback

Based on a Mazda originally developed for Australia, the early Tracer is a rare find today.

Junkyard Gem: 1992 Dodge Caravan With 5-Speed Manual Transmission

Three-pedal Chrysler minivans were available well into the 1990s, but few were sold

Junkyard Gem: 1984 Subaru BRAT

This camo BRAT looks rough and tough, but was equipped with A/C and an automatic.

Junkyard Gem: 1955 Studebaker Commander Deluxe Conestoga Ultra Vista Station Wagon

A sporty two-door Studebaker wagon, complete with V8 engine and manual transmission.

Junkyard Gem: 1978 Buick Skylark Sedan

The Buick-badged sibling of the late-1970s Chevy Nova.

Junkyard Gem: 1993 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Convertible

A drop-top W-Body Olds with the wild 3.4-liter DOHC V6.

Junkyard Gem: 1988 BMW 735i

One of the first second-gen BMW 7-Series cars sold in North America, this E32 now resides in a Colorado car graveyard.

Junkyard Gem: 1997 Hyundai Accent GT

The factory-hot-rod version of the early Accent.

Junkyard Gem: 1987 Subaru GL 4WD Wagon

Power windows, automatic transmission, 4WD, and just barely 100k miles on it.

Junkyard Gem: 1974 Jensen-Healey

It was cheaper and faster than an Alfa Romeo Spider when new.

Junkyard Gem: 2005 Ford Taurus Station Wagon

One of the very last of the iconic Taurus wagons ever built.

Junkyard Gem: 1963 Dodge Polara Hardtop Coupe

The Polara was at the top of the Dodge pyramid in 1963, but this one's fortunes have taken a turn for the worse.

Junkyard Gem: 1992 Subaru Justy

At least the 66-horse Justy had more power than the Ford Festiva and Geo Metro

Junkyard Gem: 1987 Toyota Land Cruiser

FJ60s in good shape are worth real money. Rough FJ60s end up here