As stated in these pages before, I’ve always been a bike guy vs. a car guy. There are notable exceptions, of course.
One of my dream cars was/is a Ford GT. When I was a kid & slot cars were the rage, mine was (naturally) a Ford GT body over a hot motor & magnesium frame.
The other car was the original Ford Shelby Cobra. I’ve probably seen a handful of those in my life (the REAL ones, not kit cars), so you might imagine my surprise to find TEN of them parked at a Brit car gathering in PA last Saturday.
Most all were original, a few were modified, but not to the point of losing their original identities.
They were all gorgeous, but then I saw this:
I didn’t think a guy my age could still GET a woodie that quick.
I’m altering my Christmas list this year…
Ignorance or deliberate misinformation or simply convention?
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