1987 Ford Mustang GT: What to test drive

When your friend Fred has a friend Fred who sells cars in Paw Paw or some other little wide spot in the road near the highway. It’s not like anything will get weird on a test drive. Maturity can be fleeting, but fortunately it self-triggered when coming into some curves a bit too hot, and…

1987 Ford Mustang GT: The Best Damn Fairmont Ever

And it is. Mostly. This one DOES have the period correct 1987 Fred paint job and interior. And it’s for sale! And – hold on, what’s this? $14,500 and “NO A/C”? (Or “other power options“)?  What the- “Rare, low option GT”? Nice try, Mr. Marketer, but even I know that “rare” in the car sales…

Porsche Carrera GT

Yes, this counts as a unicorn, even though I have seen 3 or 4 others in the flesh, as far back as 2007. The split between flashy and bleh is actually even. For a Porsche model, that is pretty great to see so many in real colors

Opel GT: There is More Power…

… in that Good Gulf Gasoline.” – Gulf Refining Co. This is the Opel GT. If memory serves, it was pitched as sort of a Corvette Jr. It’s good to have performance goals that exceed your reach. On the other hand, the looks are spot on. Flippy lights and round tails, just like a ‘Vette….