"Shoe companies are full of people who wanted to design cars," explains Jalopnik's Jason Torchinsky in a post about this slick 1971 DeTomaso Pantera today. Nike's own skunkworks design team had very different plans for this aging Pantera—check out their work below.
If you want to trap a wild Jason — perhaps for the meat or luxurious pelt — a great way to do so is to tell one he can drive something interesting. That's what happened with this customized Pantera. It's an old car, given new life with some help from Nike's skunkworks design team.