V8 Powered Ford Festiva Torque Steers Itself Into Our Hearts

Most sane people who would consider swapping a V8 into Ford Festiva (an admittedly small subset) would make the switch to rear wheel drive. If you're going to do all that work, you might as well make it right wheel drive. One would also imagine such a swap would stay in the family, a Ford engine for a Ford Car, GM for… » 2/11/08 4:45pm 2/11/08 4:45pm

Be-Stickered Festiva on eBay, Signed by Billy Zoom!

Last night everything broke. Or at least the transmission linkage did, so this Festiva's owner after years of festooning it with stickers is putting it up for sale on eBay. Right now, it's at $5.50, and we're betting that a first pressing of Wild Gift on vinyl would cost you more and it wouldn't come with legendary X… » 1/17/06 12:57pm 1/17/06 12:57pm