This old rust bucket is actually more seaworthy than she looks.
I used my tax return and made payments for three months to get that rust bucket.
"Well," Ching said finally, "there's no way an old rust bucket has anything like that on board."
I don't think we could drive this rust bucket that far before getting stopped.
Sometimes we used two or three different cars in the same day, generally old rust buckets indistinguishable from any other Lebanese car.
He only hoped the old rust bucket would hold together under all this weight.
Indeed, you hope to goodness nobody thinks this rust bucket expresses your personality.
"He just doesn't like the idea of getting help from anyone who travels around in an old rust bucket like ours."
Stuck in the vowels of Kirk's rust bucket all these years.
Maybe he just couldn't see the point of spending his life trying to keep that old rust bucket, the 1917 Marxmobile, on the road.