Style & Culture

Jasmine Jasmine

Sun Dec 09 2012 16:43:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

This stainless steel 1936 Ford Tudor Sedan was built for and owned by Allegheny Ludlum Steel. This is 1 of only 4 in existence and is the only one currently in running & in road worthy condition. The car is in exceptional condition, with the interior and even the frame looking great. All 4 cars each had over 200,000 miles on them before they removed them from service.

These cars were built for Allegheny as promotional and marketing projects. The top salesmen each year were given the honor of being able to drive them for one year. The v-8 engine (max 85 hp) ran like a sewing machine and was surprisingly smooth and quiet. FYI, the car was insured (we were told) for the trip to Louisville via covered trailer for 1.5 million dollars.

We were also told that the dies were ruined by stamping the stainless car parts, making these the last of these cars ever Produced.

Hybrids Recycling

Mon Dec 10 2012 02:12:37 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

I saw this car at Hershey not long ago when owned by Arizona dealer Leo Gephart.