Best Scirocco Ever

As Bentley’s go, it’s heretical. Only the muted paint saves it from being abominable. Nothing about this says tasteful or elegant.  It says ricer with a trust fund.  Is it fast? One hopes, since it was blindingly fast from the factory.  The add-ons can’t kill too much speed, can they? Killing libidos is a different…

What a difference

35 years makes… This Basic dimensions: Wheelbase 1974–79: 127.2 in (3,231 mm) +9.3 Length 1977–79: 233.0 in (5,918 mm) +31.2 Width 1978–79: 79.9 in (2,029 mm) +4.0 Height 1978–79: 55.4 in (1,407 mm) -12.6 Curb weight Actual MPG 4958 +/- at least +487 10 (-11) vs this:

Vanilla Mocha Latte

or something.  The 1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V Cartier No foam More creamy goodness after the jump…

Fancy Parking

This is one of my favorite cars, the Lincoln Continental Mark VI. Yes, I was a Ford fan boy, predisposed to trying to love everything they made. But there was more than that here. I loved the whizbang technology of the “electronic” dash. At the time, I thought the proportions were better than the “look…

Trolling for dates, Chicago style

it’s simple. Buy a new (to you) Bentley Continental GTC (look, no plate!). Unload it a block off Rush street. Cruise for babes, valet park… Hookers and blow ensues (one hopes)