While many cars are cherished by their owners and go on to lead long, fulfilling lives, some are deserted and left for dead long before their time. Photographer Troy Paiva has number of stirring pictures on his site, Lost America, that show the grittier side of the west.
From ghost towns to abandoned cars, Troy's work captures beauty in these situations. The photos are mainly taken at night and make use of unique lighting to show an even eerier side of these lost rides.
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A 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake sold for $1.3 million. Do you think classic cars were made better than modern rides?
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- Yes, the quality of cars from the 1960s and '70s is the best
- No, modern technology makes cars better today
- Maybe, it's hard to say since most Canadians get a new car every 10 years