The 1973 Ford Torino integrated the new 5 mph (8 km/h) impact regulations into the front bumpers, and it also revised the sheet metal from the firewall forward. The front fascia now was square, and all models sported the new energy-absorbing bumper design, which was a stark contrast to the previous year’s form-fitting design. Because
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1/4 mile drag race between a rare 1970 Cougar Eliminator powered by the legendary 428 Cobra Jet big block and a 1969 Chevelle SS 396 powered by the high winding solid lifter L78 396 rated at 375 horsepower. The Cobra Jet Cougar is 1 of only 182 428 CJ 4 speeds produced in 1970. The
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The muscle car era was a fascinating time for the American automobile. Jay Leno knows this and he owns a handful of wonderful examples of the era. One of his greatest examples is his 1966 Dodge Coronet. What looks like your average massive coupe hides a beastly secret between its fenders. If you glance at
This brings back memories, probably the absolute best styled Mustang ever. As beautiful today as it was the day it rolled off the assembly line. The slats were more common on the Boss 302 but look great on either model. The shaker scoop and 428 CJ just put it over the top, what a car.
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Last year the Torino got a new impact absorbing bumper in front, the 1974 model gets a matching 5 mph (8 km/h) rear to match, as well, the sheet metal roll pan under the bumper is gone. The rear bumper is larger, more squared up, and sits a lot lower on the vehicle. The tail