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AJ's Car of the Day '68 Mercury Cougar XR7-G 428 Cobra-Jet
The first generation Cougar finally gave Mercury its own "Pony car," and slotted between the Ford Mustang and the Ford Thunderbird, the Cougar would be the performance icon and eventually the icon for the Mercury name for several decades.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
BlackTop Nationals revs up for weekend of activities
A deluge of classic cars and motorcycles are descending on downtown this weekend as the BlackTop Nationals returns to Wichita.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Alan Jackson's '55 Ford Thunderbird Going on Limited Display at Country Music...
No Alan Jackson retrospective would be complete without including one of his vintage cars, and the new Alan Jackson exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville features his most precious set of wheels -- the 1955 Ford Thunderbird he bought at age 15. Alan and his father, Gene , restored the car, but Alan had to sell it to get the down ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Joe Strummer's Thunderbird up for auction
The 1963 Chalfont blue Ford Thunderbird was purchased by Strummer in 1987 for $4,200, though it's currently up to $22,100 on the auction website.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
'Bold Moves: The New Petersen' Gala Fundraiser to Honor Legends From Music, Publishing and Business
"We have hosted a score of blockbuster fundraiser galas, but for our 20th anniversary - and the last gala in the 'old at our 'Race, Rock & Rally Gala.'
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Want to Buy Joe Strummer's 1963 Ford Thunderbird?
The Clash may be known for being working-class London punks, but after over a decade of popularity, frontman Joe Strummer was living a little more comfortably.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Joe Strummer's Ford Thunder Bird is Being Sold on E-Bay
Joe Strummer may never have gotten his hands on that brand new Cadillac he sung about on London Calling , but The Clash's late frontman did have a taste for fine automobiles.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New England Auto Auction is Aug. 16
The Owls Head Transportation Museum's 37th annual New England Auto Auction is this Saturday, Aug. 16. Up to 200 antique, classic and special interest vehicles will be offered for sale to the highest bidder during the museum's premiere annual fundraising event.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Detroit News
Car buffs forging family traditions for Woodward Dream Cruise
Andrew Justus restored his first classic car before he was old enough to drive. In 2004, while he was in high school, he and his dad restored a 1964 Ford Fairlane 500.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Classic Pickup: 1970 Ford Ranchero GT Cobra Jet 429
The year 1970 is acknowledged by most automotive experts as the high-water mark of the muscle car era, muscle cars being defined as intermediate or smaller cars with big-block V-8s under the hood.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Sweet memories about not-always-sweet Sunkist factory
My June 29 column on the former Sunkist factory in Ontario prompted reader Betty Strickland to share some memories that stretched back nearly to the plant's 1929 start.