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FEATURE: Lehmann-Peterson Coachbuilders 1967 Lincoln Continental Limousine

This 1967 Lincoln Continental was built by the Lehmann Peterson limo company from Chicago, Illinois.

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For those looking to travel in pure class during the 1960s, few luxury offerings were as tantalizing as a Lincoln Continental limousine assembled by Chicago’s Lehmann-Peterson Coachbuilders. A quick rundown of (more…)


FEATURE: High-Power Hybrids

High-power Hybrids: the Sunbeam Tiger, AC Cobra and Pantera all featured exotic styling and American V-8 engines.

High-power Hybrids: the Sunbeam Tiger, AC Cobra and Pantera all featured exotic styling and American V-8 engines.

In the past decade or so, many automakers have designed engines that sip both gas and electrons. These hybrid vehicles continue to grow in popularity as manufacturers improve the cars’ looks to match the much better fuel efficiency. While the current engineering focus is all about MPGs, there was a point in automotive history when a certain cadre of cars were designed to balance both a sleek European style and the brawn of a big American V-8 underhood.

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