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July 2, 2020

Sports Cars and Classic Cars Blog - News

Will History Repeat Itself With A Civilian Version of GM’s Infantry Squad Vehicle?

by Wallace Wyss - I remember when the original Humvee came out, we were just getting a war on and it was fashionable to buy a military HumVee, until you found out how slow it was, how wide it was and how uncivilized. Then General Motors came … [Read more...]

Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Cancelled For 2020

Due to Ongoing COVID-19 Concerns by Mike Gulett - It is not a surprise that the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance has been canceled for 2020 but it is still a big disappointment. Two other events have also been canceled: Legends Of The … [Read more...]

Ford Comes Up With a Dynamite Advertising Campaign Just When We Need It

Ford Produces A Life-Saving Idea by Wallace Wyss - Ford did something really commendable this week, they decided to help out folks who bought a Ford and are now rendered jobless by the coronavirus. The spots plug a car payment relief … [Read more...]

An Open Letter To An Ad Agency Creative Director

Lamborghinis and purses... by Wallace Wyss - Dear Daniel Lee: Having once written ads for major automakers (Chevrolet, Toyota) and even one not so major (Lancia) I always look at ads. Even clothing ads. It has mystified me for years … [Read more...]

Does the All-Electric Mustang Mach-E Betray the Brand?

by Wallace Wyss - Let’s face it, for the last half century the Mustang has been the sports car for the family man who, because of wife and kids, couldn’t have a true two seater. And now Ford is bring out a sort of SUV with the Mustang name, … [Read more...]

Editorial: The Classic Car Conversion to Electric

by Wallace Wyss - One of the highlights of Prince Harry's wedding to his American wife, Meghan Markle, was that the couple drove off from the Palace in a svelte E-type Jaguar roadster. Except it did not go Varoom-varoom, as Jaguars are wont … [Read more...]