Big coupes have been a bit of an American tradition, though one that is rapidly dying. Long gone are the days of the Lincoln Continental Mark IV with its acres of hood and equally enormous trunk bookending a comically tiny greenhouse with just two doors. El Dorados and Thunderbirds have given way to a
The magic in a first car is undeniable. The anticipation, the freedom, and the utter financial devastation. Even for someone who had been driving for years in a car loaned by their parents, buying a car that was 100% unarguably theirs is a magical moment for a young gearhead. Suddenly the freedom to modify and customize the
So, my Uncle bought this car when he was 16, in 1981, he drove it for ten years until he got married and my Aunt asked him to get a better family car. So, in 1991 my Uncle parked his Grand Prix in a barn out on some family land, drained the liquids and left
This is my car, I drive it every day. One may call it my daily driver, or the Thunderturd, or The Raven. Some have even gone as far to call it the Ricebird. The Thunderturd is a 1995 MN12 Ford Thunderbird LX V8 equipped with a very basic 4.6 Modular and a 4r70w 4 speed automatic
Here we go, folks! The first episode of Drive Fast Not Loud is out, now with a full dose of terrible microphones!