Are you one of those drivers who looks at today's vehicles and says: "Cars were so much better back then" — when carburetors managed engines, "climate control" meant rolling down a window, and every car had an identity instead of just a look?
This week's selection of cars for sale around Rhode Island is for you — here's a list of five rides dating from before 1970 that you can find at area dealerships.
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This slick-looking yellow machine boasts a supercharged Coyote 5.0 liter V-8 and a 5-speed manual transmission. It's also got a stylish drop-top for summer cruising.
For sale at: Tasca Automotive Group, Cranston
With a dark red interior and antique of-white paint job, this throwback to the pre-World War II era has an original Packard straight-8 engine and a 3-speed transmission.
For sale at: East Providence Auto Sales, East Providence
Before the Stingray, there was the original Corvette — and this is a great example of the early 'Vette. White exterior over a cherry red interior, two-door convertible.
For sale at: Simon Chevrolet, Woonsocket
This classic muscle-car era ride is listed with 66,000 miles and features a light blue-over blue color scheme. Very clean interior, front bench seats, even an original AM radio!
For sale at: Tarbox Toyota, North Kingstown
Factory green paint with RS-model details, nicely restored with black leather interior. 62,000 miles on odo and black convertible top.
For sale at: Barry's Automotive, Newport