Signature California (25 images)
In the summer of 1963 the Beach Boys sang about that Little Deuce Coupe – that 1932 (deuce) Ford Coupe. The Model 18 featured the new Ford flathead V-8 engine and that became the definitive "hot rod" and that became Southern California in the nation's mind. That was signature California. Here's one, still around, but those days are gone. Nearby it's what signature California is now – metrosexual young urban hipsters, young tech executives in slick suits, and the homeless...