Chevrolet Impala, Route 66, Arizona

SEPTEMBER 2003 – The wreck of a 1960s Chevrolet Impala is exhibited at the Hackberry General Store near Kingman, Arizona. Photo © by Mark Zanzig/

The story behind the image

The Historic Route 66 in Arizona is full of amazing people and locations. In 2003, we found this wreck of a 1960s Chevrolet Impala right behind the Hackberry General Store about 27 Miles north-east of Kingman. (Read more on its history on Over the decades, owners have changed and the appearance has changed as well.

From what I could research at the time of writing, the store is still open and well worth a visit. In any case, it’s much better to take the historic highway 66 than the interstate (which, of course, is faster.)

The high resolution image

Capture Date11-SEP-2003
LocationHackberry, Arizona
CameraCanon AE-1 Program
Image SourceFuji Slide Film
Digital Image SourceMinolta Dimage Scan Elite II
Digital Image Source FormatTIFF, 48 bits/pixel, Adobe RGB
Edited Image FormatJPEG, 24 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image Size3000 x 2000 Pixels
Copyright© by Mark Zanzig/

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