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Selling Steel with Style

These promotional press photos don’t quite have the same panache of Fred Cole’s immortal Jordan Playboy ads, but we at The Old Motor find them appealing in their own right. While the young lady above doesn’t seem to have entirely grasped the concept of headlight aiming, we think she does makes a positive contribution to…

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Somewhere West of Laramie

It has been said that the ads for the Jordan Playboy marked a turning point in the world of automotive advertisement, where until then most ads touted a car’s technical aspects and utility in a rather dry fashion.  The Jordan may not have achieved the notoriety of other sporty cars of its day, but the…

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