Rocking Rockford!

Rocking Rockford!

We’ll had a tough act to follow, considering the 2016 Internet Checker Taxicab Archive convention was such a success.  This past weekend we had our 2017 Checker event in Rockford, Illinois.  Why Rockford?  There were several points of interest in and around the area...
The ICTA,  Who Are We?

The ICTA, Who Are We?

If you’re reading this blog, I am happy to report that you are on the website of the largest fan group dedicated to Checker Cabs in the world!  Not only are we the largest club in the world, but we are the most active. How can we claim this?  This year alone we...
Race and Luxury Cars Don’t Make Great Taxis

Race and Luxury Cars Don’t Make Great Taxis

Lately I have become interested in the many other taxicab manufacturers that existed in the in the hey-day of purpose built taxis. Checker was not the only game in town, Checker eventually beat out many other companies offering up purpose built taxis. Let’s take a...