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14 bizarre gas stations worth a pit stop

By: Laura Moss on July 20, 2011, 1:36 p.m.
Vintage Orbit Gas Station

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Orbit Gas Station

This vintage Orbit gas station in Sacramento, Calif., is one of the few operational Orbit stations that boast this unique design. Its unusual, pointed roof is an example of Googie architecture, a division of futuristic architecture that features upswept roofs, geometric shapes and bold use of steel and glass.