Tue, 17 Nov 2015 15:41:07 GMT
Checker Resurrector: Car maker looks to reboot Checker cab
- New York Daily News
Torres employs a pair of 1977 Checker Marathon
cabs at each of his boutique hotels to shuttle guests around the nearby neighborhoods. Torres said regular maintenance is important for Checker cars as they tend to turn into “rust buckets” (though one ...
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Thu, 09 Jul 2015 17:09:10 GMT
2015 Lexus GX460 Luxury: Pikes Peak race reporter review
At the end of June, I drove from Denver to Pikes Peak and covered the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb for this publication. Last year, I camped with some friends at Halfway Picnic Ground after climbing up the mountain in a caged Checker Marathon ...
Wed, 20 May 2015 16:37:08 GMT
New York's classic cabs: Checker and DeSoto taxis roll again
- New York Daily News
No vehicle is as engrained into the landscape of a metropolis like the mighty Checker Marathon
is with New York City. This broad-shouldered and big-bumpered sedan is as much of an N.Y.C. icon as the Empire State Building or the Brooklyn Bridge.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:17:55 GMT
1970 Checker Marathon Wagon Fully Restored, For Sale
- Auto World News
Described as "lovingly restored" and "in great driving condition," the Checker
features nearly all restored or replaced major systems, including brakes, suspension, rust-free body and the entire electrical system, according to Jalopnik's report on the ...
Sun, 25 Aug 2013 13:11:32 GMT
If You're Going To Go To New York, You Might As Well Take A Taxi
It's hard to overstate the iconic status of the Checker Marathon
, which for decades held the title of "New York City's Taxicab." It's also hard to overstate the degree to which these old tanks have sadly vanished from New York City streets. More rare a ...
Wed, 24 Apr 2013 21:31:22 GMT
Spot the Vintage Cab, Win NYC Taxi Credits Via E-Hail App
- PC Magazine
New Yorkers should be on the lookout for vintage Checker Marathon
yellow cabs, which will be driving around to promote a forthcoming e-hailing smartphone app from YellowCabNYC.com. YellowCabNYC.com, an online community founded in 2007 by New ...
Fri, 28 Sep 2012 18:58:42 GMT