One of the joys of writing a car blog-beyond the fun of cars themselves are the fans you build up along the way. Now, while I'm not taking over the blogosphere with carcrazyblogger.com; I am peaking someone's interest out there on the interwebs! A friend and (now) former co-worker sent me pictures of his fully restored Model A Ford that he would talk about from time to time. I was so inspired by these pics I couldn't help but share them with you! Enjoy! Oh, and here are the
It all started in 1979 as an AMEX promotional idea for its gold card members. Once Delorean got word of it they were immediately on board! Problem was while the idea was gold applying real gold had never been done before-ever! They had to apply a unique coat to the legendary stainless steel body in order for the 24K gold to stick! Special gloves were required to gently push the car out of the shop! All this at a mere $85,000 a piece- and only two were ordered! Happy motoring!