When General Motors put down several of its brands in recent years, it also let loose thousands of brand-loyal customers who will eventually need another car.
Frank Markus' 1967 Sunbeam Alpine – Click above for high-res image gallery
In this era of automakers on the brink of extinction, it's worth recalling that car companies going belly up is not a new phenomenon. Henry Ford himself started up two other brands that failed before Ford Motor Co. finally caught on. Start-up companies are not something that was invented in Silicon Valley and among all start-ups, failure is much more likely than success. In the early part of the 20th century, as the car was just gaining traction, there were literally thousands of automakers, mos
Click above for a high-res gallery of pedal cars from the 2008 Orphan Car Show
Click above for a high-res gallery of this pristine Austin-Healey