NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- I learned how to drive in 1960 in a stick shift Nash Rambler. That's the car that beat the Cadillac in the song 'Beep Beep' by the Playmates in 1959. I was t-boned in this car two years later.My second car was a 1962 Ford Fairlane, which I used at Georgia Tech in 1963 through 1966. In 1967 when driving this car I was rear-ended on Montauk Highway on New York's Long Island by a car owned by a Dodge dealership. The whiplash put my eyeglasses on the rear window ledge. The good news is that the Dodge dealer gave me a price I couldn't refuse on the showroom 1967 Dodge Dart GT. This was a great machine that I traded in for a family car after my wife gave birth to our first son in 1971.
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