Welcome to Craigslist Crapshoot, our weekly search for the most bizarre, awesome, and/or terrible vehicles that the online classifieds has to offer.
Do you think the 1970s as an era gets an undeserved bad rap? I mean so many great things came out of the decade—The Godfather Parts I and II, Star Wars, the Personal Computer, Bo Derek… the list goes on. Cars too weren’t all awful in the Disco Decade, and last week we went looking for the best ’70s cars that didn’t suck that the classifieds had to offer. We’ll see the least sucky in a sec, but first: how you gonna’ keep down on the farm?
How many of you have cars squirreled away for a future where more time and money might be at hand? I know I do. What we want to find this week are not YOUR stored dreams, but those of others that have awakened and smelled the coffee. That’s right, this week we’re looking for barn finds for sale. They don’t have to have been found in actual barns, but they need to have been off the road and out of circulation for a good number of years to count.
As always, we want your finds to go down in infamy and not in the site’s spam filter. Since we’ve changed commenting systems, you may need to update your commenter account. Make sure you have a Disqus account – they’re free and easy to get – and then comment away.
Got that? Good, now let’s disco, disco duck! … Continue Reading