By D. Brian Smith When Ford Motor Company introduced the Ford Torino in 1968 for the North American market, it was intended as an upscale variant of the intermediate-sized Ford Fairlane that Ford produced from 1962-70. The car was so well received by automotive journalists and consumers, it wound up replacing the Fairlane nameplate altogether…Read more
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Ferrari 212 Published by Monterey Car Week (1952 Ferrari 212 Export Barchetta) Video by Chris Harris on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIHUyOHRAIU Editor's Note: Thank you RM Auctions for permitting us to run your superb article and photography on one of the most iconic Ferrari's of all time, a 1952 Ferrari 212 Export Barchetta. This one will cross…Read more
By D. Brian Smith Photography: D. Brian Smith, Kevin D. Smith, Mark Williamson & Auto Union & Wanderer Archives One summer, my life took a U-turn. While other teenaged males practiced driving to the basket like Dr. J, or throwing a bomb for six like Johnny Unitas, I scoured the want ads for a dream.…Read more
Editor's Note: RM Sotheby's auctioned off this otherworldly 1966 Ford GT40 Mk II at it's 2018 Monterey Auction. Did we mention that this machine finished 3rd at the 1966 Le Mans 24-hour Endurance race? This way the very same event that Ford GT40's finished 1, 2 and 3. Very cool stuff indeed! Thank you RM…Read more
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