Air Park Auto Service Fun Stuff: What Was Your Teenage Dream Car?
The adolescent years are full of all sorts of riveting milestones. Your first kiss, your first job, and, of course, getting your drivers permit and hitting the road.
Jay Leno wished for a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB4 as a kid and bought one as an adult.1 Justin Bieber didn’t have to wait – he was driving around in a Lamborghini at the age of sixteen. The perks of wealth!
We have a lot of customers who have weighed in on the matter, and we’ve gotten into more than a few animated discussions about whose teenage dream auto would have been more fun in which situation.
Iconic Movie Cars
Some say their pick was influenced by a popular movie of their youth. From the ’55 Chevy Harrison Ford drove in American Graffiti, the 1970 Dodge Charger in The Fast and the Furious, to the ’81 Porsche 928 in Risky Business. And who can forget the 1967 Shelby Mustang GT500 from Gone in Sixty Seconds?
Most Ashland teens didn’t get to pick what vehicle they got to drive. And some youth didn’t even get to drive Dad’s old beater.
Did you dream about a sleek Bugatti? A lifted Dodge 4×4 all ready to tear it up off-road? A tricked-out muscle car? Come on in and give us your best argument, or write your thoughts in the comments below. We are anxious to hear what you have to say about it.