Twilight Taxi 2017 Part II

Twilight Taxi 2017 Part II

In Part I of Twilight Taxi 2017, we provided an update on Ben Merkel’s fantastic collection of Checkers.  Ben at one time owned well over 300 Checker’s both restored and parts cars for recycling.  As reported in Part 1, Ben has significantly reduced his Checker assets...
Checker Testimonials 1953

Checker Testimonials 1953

Last year we presented a series of letters from Checker Cab owner that praised our favorite make, when we presented these great letters, we provided links to the online club archive and library. This little blog is a repeat but we’re introducing you to more letters,...
Checker Motors Stamping Photos

Checker Motors Stamping Photos

Special thanks go out to David Powers and Connie Wilson Powers for sharing a significant collection of factory photos from the Steve Wilson collection . Steve was a lifelong employee of Checker and former board member. All of the pictures are up in an album in the...