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Necessity is the Mother of Invention

On June 4, 1950 Vittie Cothron was running his 1936 Ford Coupe in a stock car race when the accelerator linkage fell off on the last lap. Vittie apparently was a quick-thinking individual, who stood up, operated the carburetor with his right hand and steered the car with his left hand to a third place…

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The Talbot Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe by Saoutchik

The recent photos of the Talbot Lago T26 Grand Sport Coupe with coachwork by Saoutchik that is part of the Roger Baillon Collection caused quite a bit of interest recently in the old car world. While compiling photos for the recent Vintage Women and the Automobile post this set of four images of showing three other variations of the Grand Sport Coupe were found….

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