Archive For The “Weekend Wallpaper” Category

Ford Celebrates 50 Years of Mustang

By | April 16, 2014

Fifty years ago this week Ford started selling the 1965 Mustang which is often referred to as a 1964 1/2 by Mustang enthusiasts.  When launched, Ford projected sales to fall in just under 100,000 units in its first year.  They surpassed that projection within three months. Ford sold a total of 418,000 during its first […]

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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: No. 23 Team West / AJR / Boardwalk Ferrari F458 Italia

By | November 25, 2013

Here we have a Ferrari F458 Italia, in race trim. A fine example of Italian design and engineering meets American tuning and development. This F458 run in the GT class of the now defunct American Le Mans Series, ran by Alex Job Racing. For those that recall, AJR is mainly known for running Porsches. This […]

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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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Weekend Wallpaper: 1969 deTomaso Mangusta

By | October 20, 2013

Most people know them for the Pantera but the deTomaso Mangusta is where the company started.  Only 401 of the Ghia designed Mangusta were built making them pretty rare.  They are in fact as rare as a Ferrari Enzo.  The Mangusta is an Italian mid-engined sports car powered by a small block Ford.  When the […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: Roush Mustang #115

By | October 6, 2013

Doug Richmond of Delaware loved racing Ford GT350’s so much he pursued victory in the venerable machines for nearly 14 years.  Knowing what it’s like to always want to upgrade my equipment in the world of photography, I understood, during my interview with Doug, why he wanted to move up to the next race car […]

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