1974: Washington bus strike Chris January 9, 2013 1970-1979, Transport 2 CommentsFavourited 764 times Add to favourites 2 Responses Walter January 9, 2013 I live in Washington DC and the funny thing is that the newsworthy gridlock of 1974 due to a bus strike is merely the everyday gridlock of today. Reply Yoda January 11, 2013 Fifth pic down, white 1967 Pontiac Tempest follows white early ’70s Olds Cutlass, both 4-door sedan versions of cars most frequently seen in hardtop coupe form today. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.