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The Ford Torino — Ford’s Intermediate with Performance & Panache

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…
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1968 Shelby GT500 KR Fastback – Brought Back to Life

The ultimate “King of the Road” modelAcapulco Blue over black vinyl428 cu. in. “Cobra Jet” V-8 engine; four-speed manual transmissionOne of just 125 Shelby Fastbacks ordered with the 428 “Cobra Jet”, four-speed, and factory air conditioning for 1968Accompanied by build sheet, Shelby Automotive order form, invoice, window sticker, temporary ownercard, owner’s manual, and Deluxe Marti…
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The BMW M1 Art Car by Andy Warhol.

Winner of the BMW Group Classic Social Media Contest showcased the mid-engine sports car artistically designed 40 years ago at an exclusive photo shoot. Photo shoot celebrating a special birthday: The BMW M1 Art Car by Andy Warhol. Munich. “I love this car. It’s more successful than the artwork,” was the opinion of Andy Warhol after…
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History of the Four Rings

The Audi Front 225 Roadster was presented at the 1935 International Motor Show in Berlin. Audi Tradition is presenting a faithful replica in Essen. From the very start, the four interlinked rings were the brand emblem of Auto Union AG, which was the second-largest German motor-vehicle manufacturer when the company was formed in the town…
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