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Bud's Tire & Wheel

701 W. College St., Springfield, MO

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Bud Perry began his business in 1950s and over the years added some cool Route 66 murals to the walls of his building. Bud passed away in 2017.

xThis large mural shows Bud's parking lot full of classic cars.

xBud's is located at the corner of W. College Street and Grant Avenue. According to the sign Bud's was established in 1958.

x Next door at the former Conoco station is an "old car" featuring Bonnie & Clyde. The "old car was there in 2012 and Bonnie & Clyde were added in 2014

Photo(s): 2016



x About Us We started traveling Historic U.S. Route 66 as a destination in 2009. It's like a 2,400 mile long drive back in time from Chicago to Santa Monica! more
xDid You Know: Many parts of the old 4 lane Route 66 were reverted to a 2 lane road after 66 was realigned to the interstate. In many places the abandoned lanes are still there.