Author Archives: Neil Eschenfelder

Ford Again Seeks Le Mans Domination

By | June 17, 2016

Will Lightning Strike Again?   So driving your heart out, making your shifts over the last 24 hours, busting your bearings against the world’s most iconic brands and drivers, proving you, Ken Miles and Dennis Hulme behind the wheel of a Ford 7 liter powered GT40 Mark II supercar deserve a rousing trophy hoist in […]

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Weekend Wallpaper – Choo Choo El Camino

By | January 10, 2016

According to history.com’s listing Chevrolet launched El Camino twice, once in 1958 as a stand alone model for a 2 year run and again in 1964 for more successful market presence until Chevrolet dropped the model and name in 1987. Wikipedia states El Camino (The Path) captured more market attention after 1968’s move to Chevrolet’s […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: Tony Beale’s Panther Kallista

By | March 1, 2015

Intending this article for much earlier publication, I finally encountered sufficient uninterrupted time to get this article together. Please forgive my delay. Summer 2013 seemed to go on for ever. Unseasonably warm weather lasted off and on into late October. Weather Gods extended me one last chance to grab some car portraits in early November […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: Jim Buell’s MG-TC

By | April 5, 2014

Reading my earlier articles, you know my history with Morris Garages’ fine products. My ’66 MGB introduced me to the world of endless expense, responsive handling and true performance, not just fire breathing pavement melting straight liners of the late 60’s and early 70’s. Don’t get me wrong. I appreciated a raw horsepower display as […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: Austin Healey 3000 MkIII

By | November 2, 2013

Back in the day of kicking around mid to late ‘60’s upstate New York, Tom Hale used to drive a pretty neat car. I was familiar with Corvettes, Mustangs and Chrysler’s entries in performance car domains but my friend’s Austin Healey 3000 was different. The long hood, chrome grill, wire wheels, 2 seats and convertible […]

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In Photos: 2013 Rolex Motorsports Reunion – Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

By | October 10, 2013

Its difficult to describe an event like the Rolex Motorsports Reunion. Where else can you see such a giant collection of restored cars, drivers racing their hearts out, willing to risk their very large investments as well as their lives to see if they can win a race with great prestige but little monetary payoff? […]

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