08 Jul '11, 8pm

Why I hate muscle cars

Why I hate muscle cars

The Journal is right to point out that today’s muscle cars are going to be better cars than their predecessors, because those early ones were terrible in lots of ways. They were fine in a straight line, but they didn’t go around corners worth a damn, and had terrible brakes. Just the ride for the drug-crazed youth of the period. One of the reasons the survivors are valuable now is that so many of them perished in crashes. Did I mention that they didn’t have emission controls, either?

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