Under $20K Gets You This 1948 Willys Jeepster
This is the unique convertible everyone wants to see. With the horrors of World War II fading in the rearview mirror, Willys decided to capitalize on the nostalgic emotions of American GIs. Designer Brooks Stevens combined a four-passenger phaeton convertible with the looks of the jeeps, calling it the Jeepster. While most veterans didn’t care to remember what they experienced overseas, the result is you can grab this 1948 Willys Jeepster for a solid deal at under $20,000.The Jeepster was launched in May of 1948, so you would be getting one of the first wave to roll off the assembly line.
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SUNRISE, Fla. — Noel Acciari scored three times for his first career hat trick, and the Florida Panthers snapped a three-game losing streak by routing the Ottawa Senators 6-1 on Monday night.
Aleksander Barkov, Mike Matheson and Dominic Toninato also scored for Florida, and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 shots in his sixth straight start. Jonathan Huberdeau had four assists, giving him 400 career points in 500 NHL games.
Artem Anisimov scored for the Senators, who have lost eight of their past 11 games. Anders Nilsson made 25 saves.
Florida grabbed control with five goals in the second period.
Honda's 2020 CBR1000RR gets another R and the Rebels get even easier to ride for EICMA
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Acciari made it 2-0 when he took a pass from Huberdeau to the left of the crease and poked the puck in the open net at 1:18 for his first multigoal game.
The Senators closed to 2-1 when Anisimov got a deflected puck and put it high into the net at 2:05.
Barkov’s 11th goal, a tap-in from in front, made it 3-1 at 5:41. The score stopped a 0-for-10 drought for the Panthers on the power play.
Acciari then completed his hat trick when he poked in a rebound at 10:33.
Matheson took a pass from Huberdeau near the goal line out to the left circle and fired the puck past Nilsson to make it 5-1 at 15:06.
Toninato tacked on his third of the season with 32 seconds left in the second.
NOTES: Panthers C Brian Boyle was a late scratch with an upper-body injury. ... Senators D Nikita Zaitsev was sidelined by a lower-body injury.
Senators: Visit the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday.
Panthers: Host the Dallas Stars on Friday.
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Paul Gereffi, The Associated Press
2017 Ford GT Competition Series Gets In Touch With Racing Roots .
It’s an American supercar that tops the dream car list of many car enthusiasts. Reminiscent of its GT40 kin, the third-generation Ford GT is full of lightweight carbon fiber goodness. Not only does the car look aggressive, but it has a bite to back up its bark. This stunning 2017 Ford GT with race history is crossing the Mecum auction block (Lot S117) in Glendale on Saturday, March 14th. This Ford GT Competition Series is just one of 6 built total, and it is only 3 to remain in Competition Series specification.