HASSO HERING

A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Site on Pacific: Don’t get the wrong idea

Written August 5th, 2021 by Hasso Hering

On Wednesday night it looked as though a vacant store on Albany’s Pacific Boulevard had become a center for classic cars and hot rods. But the impression was wrong.


A story? No, just a classic car

Written May 3rd, 2017 by Hasso Hering

So I’m tooling around on my bicycle in Southern Oregon. The sun is shining and it’s 88 degrees according to my phone, 92 on an actual thermometer — in May! The sudden sight of a classic car makes me lean the bike against a pole and take a closer look.


When automobiles had class

Written March 2nd, 2015 by Hasso Hering

Here’s a question that nobody’s asking: What was wrong with the shape of cars in the 1930s that they don’t make them like that anymore? For convenience and style, it’s hard to beat this 1936 Chrysler. Or so you would think.


 
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