The 42nd Annual Street Rod Nationals East were held in York PA June 5, 6 & 7 and of course, I was more than happy to drop in to see some of the estimated 4000 vehicles roaming and parked within the York Fairgrounds. If you like muscle cars, hot rods and customs, this was the event to attend for those in the Mid-Atlantic Region.
In 1969 the Chrysler Corporation produced it's first Plymouth Duster, which was a compact-sized sports version of the Valiant. This was during the height of the "muscle Car" era, a time when cars with 360 to 426 horsepower engines could be purchased right off of the showroom floor ...
After returning from my trip to Aruba I found out that the Mecum Auctions were up the road in Harrisburg Pennsylvania. There was only one day left for the event so I quickly decided to take the Sunday morning drive.
For those not familiar with Mecum Auctions, they are the auctioneering clearing house for vintage cars, trucks and motorcycles.