QOTD: J Mays, Ford Design Chief on the 2014 Mustang

Quote of The Day (QOTD): “The muscle car could only happen in the U.S. because we’re the only ones crazy enough to stuff a V8 into the smallest possible car and scare the hell out of mothers everywhere.” -J Mays, group vice president-Design and chief creative officer at Ford Motor Company, talking about automotive design. The legendary designer shares thoughts about this because he’s working on the 2014 50th-anniversary Mustang. Mays was careful on to tip his hand too much on the upcoming Mustang. With…

1964 Mustang On the Street in Baltimore

Those of you who’ve driven on North Rolling Road in Baltimore, Maryland  have probably noticed a maroon, 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang parked “On the Street”. The pony car belongs to Ed Crowl, 70, who bought it in 1977 and drove it until 2006. “My first car was a 1965 Mustang, so when I found out about the 1964 1/2 I couldn’t resist,” said the longtime Catonsville resident Crowl, an antiques dealer and owner of the Wagon Wheel in Ellicott City, also played the clarinet for…

Ford Crown Victoria Tackles Hell’s Revenge Trail In Moab

Next time you’re out on a trail ride in your Jeep Wrangler, Chevy Blazer, or Ford Bronco and you bypass that tricky obstacle, that makes your toenails curl and get your shorts in a wad, just remember: it’s okay. If it wasn’t difficult a car could do it, right. Be glad this guy isn’t riding behind you… He just might show you up. Just image what this Crown Vic could do with a locker? Apparently the owner of this 1997 Crown Victoria Police Interceptor is a common sight in…