This may be a Berlinetta. It’s hard to tell. It may also be an ’80 or ’81. Dave and Kris had one. As secretary cars go, it was fine. As pavement shredders go, it would get you to where they were.
Your author is an avid photographer and writer, one of which is of great utility in his day job. He is currently marooned in the barren wastelands of Arizona, dreaming of cross country road trips and hunting for grail cars and adventures.