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1953 Buick Skylark Convertible

Another sneak preview, the 1953 Buick Skylark Convertible. Compare it to the real car, it looks awesome [source].

It works!!!

I couldn’t get it to work last night but this morning (as happens often) I managed to get working backups from the disks. As it turned out I bought 2 sets of Street Rod Data Disks, not 1 as I thought. Each set consists of 2 replacement disks.

Cars on the Data Disk

I was able to get the hardware up and running and created disk images. But copying the data to the Street Rod folder (it’s not an install procedure like I said) and running the game gave the following result, not good. Maybe I can re-create them (with different settings) because I got some errors (bad […]

Original copy for sale #3

The following original copy of Street Rod is for sale on Ebay. Note: I am not affiliated with the seller. Street Rod for Commodore Buy now price (or make an offer): $79.99 / €58,62 Sold for $50.00 / €36,71

The Data Disks arrived!

Today I received the package which contains the Data Disks. To do things a little bit different I made a video.

Street Rod Data Disk in Computer Gaming World issue 67

While the Data Disks are on their way to Europe I found a “rumor” article in Computer Gaming World, issue 67, January 1990. … The whole scene made me wonder if California Dreams plans to put a “woofer and tweeter shoot-out” in their Street Rod data disk (due early this year). I doubt it, but […]

Breaking news: “Street Rod Data Disks” found

About a week ago Luís Vasquez from Portugal notified me about an item for sale on Ebay which could possibly be the Street Rod Car Data Disks. As I found out those were original disks of Street Rod itself. However, the person selling those disks also had another item for sale. After a close look […]