Photo Credit: San Diego Historical Society
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At British Motors, 1305 Kettner Blvd., c. 1958. This Jaguar XK150 had 200 horsepower and could cruise all day at over 100 mph.

In 1958, our local daily reported that California had more registered vehicles than any other state -- 6.8 million. New York had 4.8 million; Texas, 4.1 million.

To order this photo please contact the San Diego Historical Society at sdhscollections@sandiegohistory.org.

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