By on September 14, 2012

I took my first driver’s-license test in a 1979 Ford Granada, and so I always notice Granadas (and Monarchs) when I see them on the street (very rarely) and in the junkyard (slightly more frequently). (Read More…)

By on September 30, 2011

Carrozzeria Ghia and Ford go way back, with the Ghia name getting slapped on everything from the Fiesta to the Barchetta. A few days back, I snapped this photograph in a Denver junkyard. What sort of car do you think we’re looking at here? (Read More…)

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    Lie2me - Do you know that Ford has only sold 871 MKSs year to date? That’s Crosscabriolet bad, but I digress… Sorry
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    FormerFF - I have to think there are some packaging advantages to not having to allow for a V6 in these cars. As far as the reduction in power goes, the fours have enough push for...
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    Lie2me - Well, whatever the reason the V6 was the superior engine and Honda recognized that
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    KixStart - I’d bet that RDX V6 has VCM.
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