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Posted By: Jack Dodds
Posted On: Sunday March 10, 2019 at 6:11 PM
 
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The Edsel stylists took a chance and lost. Its a icon for failure but
undeserved IMO. The Edsel I dislike is the 1960; simply because Ford tacked some horrible looking trim on their Ford and called it an Edsel, instead of killing it off after '59.

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PIC: and story of a 58 Edsel by Dick Johnson #41144
Not a huge fan of the Edsel, but for some reason, the Pacer, guessing here its by Bruce Gibbins #41144.1
Yes I agree; its plainness is strangely attractive. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41144.1.1
You know, Jack, I'm kinda reminded of the girl at highschool or wherever by Bruce Gibbins #41144.1.1.1
Excellent comparison. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41144.1.1.1.1
Reminded me of Bob Jackman's informed comments on his video... by John Roberts #41144.2
Folk law has always espoused that Edsel was damned by its own design, but more informed by Bruce Gibbins #41144.2.1
That is true I believe; plus some annoying QC issues. Too bad anyways. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41144.2.1.1
How could anyone at Ford have thought that front end was beautiful? by Al Dorado #41144.3
The Edsel stylists took a chance and lost. Its a icon for failure but by Jack Dodds #41144.3.1
They have faces only a Mother could love, Al:) by Bruce Gibbins #41144.3.2
I think the polled group pulled a fast one or were bought by Jack Dodds #41144.3.2.1




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