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…

1986 Ford Mustang SVO

I love this car. It was the coolest thing – they turned my mom’s POS 2.3 into a turbocharged, intercooled, 200 hp real engine instead of an 88 hp tractor motor with a noisy valvetrain. I loved that they approached Mustang GT power without 5.0L of boat anchor weight in front. It simply had to…

#SuckerForARedFord

That’s me. Maybe that what doomed the Lincoln and the Flex – Lack of Red.