Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Proud (Queen) Mary (Kay)

Zombie Lincoln: 1957 Lincoln Premiere carcass in delicious pink and begging for a miracle or for the sweet release of corrosion or crusher to take her back to the days of ore.
1957 Lincoln Premiere hood ornament

Fancy Parking: Boneyard Edition

or, welcome to the post-apocalypse.
ancient engine
Some sort of flathead

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

So, Fly

Mmmmm, plastic
This (too) is the 1980 Ford Thunderbird.
Actually, it may be an '81 or '82. Who knows?  Who gives a f(eather)? 
This car is based on the famous, ubiquitous Fairmont.  Fairmonts can be good, once properly tweaked. Exhibit A:  Lincoln Mark VII LSC and Continental (or maybe not).  Exhibit B: the Mustang.  No, not THAT one.  Exhibit C: Aero birds and Cougars. Not everything was a "better idea." It had a twinThey bred like tribbles.

Monday, February 11, 2013