Author Archives: bearnest

Q&A with Kit Foster: July 23, 2015

Q.  I read your answer to the “four eyed” 1956 Cadillac question (Apr. 16).  Actually the Sedan DeVille in the photo is probably the only actual quad headlight prototype done by Cadillac on a production car. It was a hardtop Sedan DeVille that was shown by Car Life or Motor Trend in late ’56....


Car of the Week: 1957 BMW Isetta cabriolet

Randy McMillen is a sucker for unique “fixer-upper” cars, and his wonderful 1957 BMW Isetta Cabriolet filled the bill on all fronts. The quirky little German-engineered three-wheelers stands out in pretty much any crowd these days, and McMillen knew his ’57 had more potential than most. All it needed was some patience and TLC....


Car of the Week: 1973 Ford Mustang

Sue Eldred had always wanted another ragttop after the brakes on her first convertible went out. Her dream was finally realized this summer when she bought a 1973 Ford Mustang convertible.