Tag: 1973
abandoned-west-side-highway-07

This is so cool. Flickr user wavz13 has uploaded some scans of images showing the former elevated West Side Highway in its abandoned state in the mid ’70s. For those who don’t know, the West Side Highway was once a rarely used roadway that served portions of Lower Manhattan (before Battery Park City was around). […]

wtc-opening-day-twin-towers-01

These are photos from a Flickr user who’s father moved into new offices at the former Twin Towers (WTC) in NYC in March 1973. These photos show opening day at the tower.

Ford Taunus 1973 700hp from Lauri Sarapuu on Vimeo. I want a dashboard like this. And no, I don’t think that’s a typo up there.

Not many cars look good in orange, but this ICON 1973 Ford Bronco definitely works the color.