WMG / Starsky & Hutch
The Torino's final owner was/would be Axl Heck
Sometime in the early '80s it was repainted blue, early enough for the blue to be faded and rusty by 2010-11.
At some point, the couple (or one of their children) managed to leave Siberia and join Hodel's family in New York, and by the 1970s, their grandchildren and great-grandchildren are fully Americanized. Young Dave joins the police force in Bay City, and the rest is television history.