Ford GT Designer Camilo Pardo Would Love Another Crack At The GT90

That photo above is Camilo Pardo parking his fifth Ford GT at a Detroit car show last weekend. Before judging the show, I pulled him aside to ask a few questions about how the GT came together. » 9/26/13 3:40pm 9/26/13 3:40pm

A Morning at the Classic Car Club of Manhattan

On our way to drive the Ariel Atom at Lime Rock Park, we stopped by the Hudson Street headquarters of the Classic Car Club of Manhattan. At 6 AM on a Sunday, nobody was around—except the cars. » 9/11/09 9:00am 9/11/09 9:00am

Misnomered Auto Buff Mag Reporting Camilo Pardo Leaving Ford

AutoWeek's now reporting rock star car designer Camilo Pardo's leaving Ford. Hey, didn't we break the news on that story yesterday? Well, better late than never. Kind of like AutoWeek's new not-so-weekly publication schedule. [AutoWeek] » 1/15/09 11:00am 1/15/09 11:00am

Report: Rock Star Car Designer Camilo Pardo, Ford To Split Ways

Sources close to Camilo Pardo, the rock star designer behind the breathtaking Ford GT, claim he's been asked to leave Ford. We're heading to Motor City Bar to mourn and stare at the GT mural. » 1/14/09 6:00pm 1/14/09 6:00pm

Heffner Performance And Camilo Pardo Special Edition Ford GT

Everyone's favorite ponytail-ed Ford designer Camilo Pardo » 11/25/08 12:30pm 11/25/08 12:30pm has teamed up with the twin-turboizing folks at for a very special edition of the already special . The Camilo Pardo Special Edition includes the typical Heffner Performance twin-turbo kit good for 900 HP and a 150 MPH quarter-mile speed. The differences come…

Full Metal Ponytail: Camilo Pardo on Fashion

Ford GT designer Camilo Pardo displayed a number of outfits at Miami Fashion Week along with his Latino-spec Mercury Milan Voga. According to Pardo, "The way the skin wraps around a vehicle is very similar to the way a dress wraps around a figure. It's amazing how close they are." Yeah, Camilo. But we'd rather make… » 5/25/06 6:30pm 5/25/06 6:30pm

Ponytail Party: Ford GT Designer Guests on Extreme Makeover

There's nothing like downing a quart of H agen-Dazs while watching a five-hanky episode of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" to get in touch with our weepy side. We weren't watching yesterday (sorry, k-hole) when Ford GT designer and pop artist Camilo "Straight out of Central Casting" Pardo appeared on the show to… » 5/08/06 9:19am 5/08/06 9:19am

Camilo Pardo: The Automobile's Andy Warhol?

Camilo Pardo's a scotch-bonnet hot property these days, thanks to his design work on the Ford GT. His art studio is renowned for wild parties, earning odd-but-understandable comparisons to Andy Warhol's Factory. Does that make the GT the three-dimensional equivalent of the Campbell's Soup can? And when's Lou Reed… » 12/20/05 2:25pm 12/20/05 2:25pm