Sunday, May 15, 2011

What to drive

when it's 1977 and your cocaine bills make you downsize from that Mark V

1977 LTD II

The Ford LTD II.  "II" because it's twice as good?  Two because that's how many models are spun off the same chassis?  No.  More like "II" because the first type was so successful.  "II" because maybe you'll think this shitbox has something in common with the good one:

Examples?  Examples:

one

1971 Mustang Mach 1

"II"

Ford Mustang II

QED

3 comments:

  1. Come on now. That's the best Torino ever!

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