When these cars came out, I thought the bustle-back rear looked like it had been crushed. Most likely by a roving band of circus elephants out to save society from itself, starting with ugly cars. In this case, it’s redundant.
Your author is an avid photographer and writer, one of which is of great utility in his day job. He is currently marooned in the barren wastelands of Arizona, dreaming of cross country road trips and hunting for grail cars and adventures.