Magnolia Car Show 2012, Part 2: Classic Cars of the 1950s

Ah, the 1950s, era of black and white TVs with not much to watch, of drive-ins and sock hops and hamburgers and Levittowns.

But they sure knew how to make cars. Here are some beauties from this year’s car show:

1956 Chevy Bel-Air

1956 Chevy Bel-Air

1956 Chevy Bel-Air - Interior

1956 Chevy Bel-Air – Interior

1957 Chevy Bel-Air

1957 Chevy Bel-Air

1957 Chevy Bel-Air - Another View

1957 Chevy Bel-Air – Another View

1955 Mercury Montclair

1955 Mercury Montclair

1955 Mercury Montclair - 2-Tone Interior

1955 Mercury Montclair – 2-Tone Interior

1955 Mercury Montclair - Detail

1955 Mercury Montclair – Detail

1956 Nash Ambassador

1956 Nash Ambassador ’56 Nash Ambassador was the official car of Disneyland.

Cinderella’s coach? The owner said the 1956 Nash Ambassador was the official car of Disneyland back in the day.

 

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup with hood open

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup with hood open

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup - And Away We Go!

1954 Chevy 3100 Pickup – And Away We Go!