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The Six-Cylinder Family Sedan Of Your Dreams: A Barra-Powered Falcon That’s In The Mid-Eights!

Not long ago, the six-cylinder powered four-door sedan was the car of choice for most folks. Unfortunately, the majority of those cars were Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, and similar snoozemobiles that...

Rough Start: Your Best Shot For A Nice Old Truck Is This 1985 Ford F-150!

The inspiration for today’s Rough Start find comes straight from the weather around BangShift Mid-West. Thanks to all of those April showers that will bring May’s flowers (read:...

The Crown Hick Is Finished! Hot Rod Garage’s Frame-Swapped Ford F-100 Is A Riot!

The “Crown Hick” project that the fellas at Hot Rod Garage have been working on for a bit is finished up, and it’s a beauty.¬†Using the frame of a Panther platform car to underpin a...

Would You Rather, The Alternate Future Edition: Which FWD Pony Car Concept Appeals To You Most?

We know how the pony cars managed to survive the 1980s: Ford managed to give the Mustang a desperately needed horsepower injection that really came into play in 1982, and over at GM, the...

Rough Start: A Unibody Ford Pickup On Slot Mags…Tasty!

Ah, Las Vegas. Dry air, desert…car hunting paradise if there ever was one. From lots filled with project car material to the cable television fodder, the love of the car is alive and well here....

This 1963 Ford Econoline Is Completely Impractical And Perfectly Bitchin’!

I’m willing to go under fire for this opinion: some vehicles don’t do anything well. Take this 1963 Ford Econoline: it would be a cool truck, except that there is no useful bed left. Part...

The “WTF?” Files: A Flatbed Lincoln, For When You Need To Carry A Load With Class!

The behemoth that is a late 1970s Lincoln Continental four-door sedan is something to behold. Just like the pre-1977 GM full-sizes, and the Imperials and New Yorkers from Chrysler, the Continental...

Scrapple, Your Guide To The “meh-“Worthy News! This Week: Charity Done Right and More!

1. EcoBusted.(Photo: Ford) Need another set of headlights to memorize as you tear up the Interstate, late as usual? Here you go: Ford has unveiled Special Service Vehicle variations of the F-150 and...

Big Turbo On A Mod Motor Means That This Cobra Mustang Will Maul On The Strip!

You know that whole, “Made Tough With Chevy Stuff” line, the one that tends to whip up the Ford fans into a rage in short order? It seems lately that nobody noticed the options box on the...

Money No Object: A 1969 Ford Cortina Surf Wagon With A Small-Block Swap!

Finding a Ford Cortina anywhere in the United States isn’t completely impossible. The first two generations (er, sorry…the Mark I and Mark II) were sold in the U.S. market to compete with...

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This 1972 Ford LTD Is Near Perfection! Embrace The More Mature You The Right Way!

“You always have a hot rod, or some hopped-up beater. Even that Chrysler you have is a joke, it’s like you took Grandpa’s car and stuck NOS on it. You need to grow the **** up and...

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Plain Vanilla: This 1980 Ford Falcon Is A Rabid Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing!

1980 wasn’t a great year for cars, period. It was plainly evident that manufacturers were trying to figure out what to do with new emissions regulations while also dealing with calls for...

This 1977 Ford Thunderbird Stock Car Was Once A Decoration, But Now Needs To Be Made Wicked Again!

Just as we like to pick on each other’s vehicle crushes, we also like to work on each other’s vehicle hatreds. In the case of Lohnes and I, we are polar opposites: I generally like Ford...

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Morning Symphony: A Lincoln LSC Luxury Liner Tire Fire

The Lincoln Mark VII LSC is what happens when a car manufacturer remembers that luxury and performance do not have to be separate entities, yet remembers that real people with real dollars buy their...

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