November 2009

La Otra – 1965 Chevy Impala

November 1, 2009

Story by John Urrey For your viewing pleasure we offer a sexy sugar mama, and we’re not just referring to our lovely model Lydia. Sugar Mama, or La Otra as it is known in Spanish, is the second Impala to be featured in StreetSeen recently. This Chevy belongs to Hector Quintanilla of Mission, Texas who rolls with the Rio Grande Valley Chapter of Latin Fantasy Car Club. Hector has owned La Otra for three years. When he bought the vintage 1965 model from a friend it was no eye-catcher. Initially from San Francisco, the car looked rough when Quintanilla found it. The paint was white and dull, the interior was torn and there was a lot of rust in places like the trunk, but for Hector it was love at first sight. “I was like ‘Dude, this is my car!’” He bought it and took it home that very day. Some of his friends and relatives questioned the wisdom of buying the old junker, but Hector knew he would make it shine, and boy was he right. Later the friend he Read More...