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San Diego Comic Con 2003 round-up.

By on Jul 21, 2003 in MISC |

It’s hot, I’m sticky and tired from driving and flying a lot over the last few days, so I’m partially hallucinating and more than a little cranky, but this past weekend’s last comic convention in San Diego had some cool, cool stuff and I wanted to share it now before I wander off to other things. As I expected the intended gathering was laden...

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More info on IL. Ecto-1a

By on Jul 10, 2003 in MISC |

Mere days after Kingpin set me straight about the Ecto-1a recently added to The Historical Auto Museum in Roscoe, IL. (article below – the short of it is that it’s a John Barris replica, not a movie original vehicle), Ziggy sent in some pics he took of the car when he saw it in its old home in Florida. You can see how the car, while a sweet restoration...

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ECTO-1a lands in Roscoe, Il.

By on Jul 9, 2003 in MISC |

After some small confusion, some vague investigation, and a couple of emails from wise PC readers, the Ecto-1a that was purchased from Klassix Auto Attraction in Florida a couple of months ago has turned up. The car has a new home at the Historic Auto Museum in Roscoe, Illinois. I talked to the museum and the car was, according to them, used in filming and not a...

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