Old Ford Pinto logo...
Remember the old Ford Pinto?
One of the biggest continuing automotive news stories in the latter part of the Seventies dealt with tales of exploding Ford Pintos and the considerable awards civil-court juries were presenting to victims of accidents involving the cars. Was the Pinto fire controversy a lot of hype, or had Ford truly discounted human lives in order to save a few dollars? More info here if interested... http://auto.howstuffworks.com/1971-1980-ford-pinto12.htm
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September 9, 2016