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memories of the ’80s – Ford F series trucks

In the middle of the 1980s, it was all about trucks, the Ford F series trucks. In 1985, the bestselling vehicle of the year was an Ford F Series pickup truck. Debuting after World War II in 1948, the Ford … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Ford Escort

After the gas shortages of the late 1970s and the more eco-minded influences that started out at the beginning of the 1980s, Ford Motor Company introduced the Ford Escort. This small car debuted in 1981, the first front-wheeled compact car … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Ford LTD

In the early 1970s, one of the most popular cars was the Ford LTD. The next generation from the Ford Galaxie, the LTD was bigger, bolder and certainly noticed. LTD was the acronym for luxury trim decor. In 1971, Ford … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Ford Pinto

Although this decade was known for its muscle cars, the auto manufacturers were also responding to a new category of urban car. In Fall 1970, Ford Motor Company brought a new small car to market: the Pinto. Named after a … Continue reading

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