April 28, 2009
Owners spend thousands to convert battered survivors (above) into near museum-quality wonders (right). Rare cars like this Auburn Cord Duesenberg (center, right) could cost more than the average American house.
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Cruise-In showcases Detroit’s glory days in breezy park fluttering with American flags, nostalgia
They should have played “Bye, Bye Miss American Pie” in the background on Saturday, as thousands of gawkers strolled memory lane past 300 gleaming internal combustion icons to America’s manufacturing glory.