As America’s Main Street turns 80, Route 66 author & traveler Michael Wallis salutes the magnificent cars of Route 66, and the remarkable people who drive them, plus the unique places they go. From the cornfields of Illinois to the surf of California, meet the creative builders and avid collectors of unusual cars... classics, muscle cars, hot rods and antique autos. Explore the growing trend of the Tin-Can Tourist, travelers who drag their classic homes behind them as they cruise the Mother Road. Experience the allure of life on the open highway and visit the latest tourist traps along the way; the new Abraham Lincoln Museum in Illinois New Mexico’s Route 66 Casino, and Arizona’s Powerhouse Museum. Plus, much, much more! Witness first hand the restoration efforts that are bringing Route 66 back to the way it used to be!