Note the obvious 1950s Web design

The Edsel Dealer Locator, a service presented by your hometown Edsel dealer.

(Via Car Lust. Of course.)


  1. fillyjonk »

    23 February 2009 · 8:48 pm

    Ha! That’s wonderful.

    Maybe I read too many things like the Thursday Next novels, but I can almost imagine a world where Edsels and the internet actually co-existed.

  2. CGHill »

    23 February 2009 · 9:49 pm

    For what it’s worth, there was still a Hudson dealer in 1998.

    The last Hudsons were built in 1957.

  3. Charles Pergiel »

    23 February 2009 · 11:26 pm

    I had an Uncle Bill who bought an Edsel new. I remember seeing the car once when I was little, probably when I was about 8. He had to make some kind of serious repair to it. He must have driven from Cleveland to Seattle to see us.

  4. McGehee »

    24 February 2009 · 9:23 am

    Heh. The one they have for Sacramento would have been demolished (if it still stood) for construction of one of Sacramento’s first freeways.

    I confess to being astonished there was apparently one in Fairbanks. I guess the print ads (or dealer marque) for the one that must have been in Anchorage have yet to be found.

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