Kristin Driscoll was on her motorcycle when her goggles fogged up one rainy day. She crossed the center line, and she hit a van head-on.
She had to have her leg amputated after the accident.
She has an important message to other motorcyclists; make sure you’re wearing the proper attire; wear your helmet and goggles that won’t fog up.
In continuous production since 1964, the Mustang is currently the longest-produced Ford car nameplate.
Originally predicted to sell 100,000 vehicles yearly, the 1965 Mustang became the most successful vehicle launch since the 1927 Model A selling over 400,000 units in its first year; the one-millionth Mustang was sold within two years of its launch Cu
Alan Johnson saw his doctor with complaints of acid reflux. Tests showed a spot on his lung and a diagnosis of a rare and serious lung disease for which there is no cure; Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
Doctors determined Alan was a candidate for a double lung transplant. A lung transplant is reserved for people whose lung disease is so severe that they can no longer enjoy life.
1968 Corvette Convertible with a 327 Cu. In V8 4 speed
28,566 built with 18,630 made as convertibles
In 15 years of Corvettes, the car had not only driven into prominence in the sports car field, but had also been a forerunner of some exciting and practical automobile innovation.
People love it for its ability to melt the stress away as they rev the engine and the fact that it’s attention-grabbing and easily identifiable. Not only that, but it’s a reasonably accessible sports car, both men and women enjoy driving. For singles or couples without kids, it’s the dream car.
After college Gina Judkins moved from Iowa to Florida and was living her dream! But everything suddenly changed at age 26 when doctors told her she had an inoperable brain tumor. Episode 2 of Scars'n Cars will tell how Gina survived 8 brain surgeries and many setbacks to beat cancer.
The GTO is one of the fastest cars ever manufactured by Pontiac
John DeLorean, Bill Collins, and Russ Gee were responsible for the GTO’s creation. They transformed the second-generation Pontiac Tempest into a sporty car, with a larger 389 cu. in. Pontiac V8 engine from the full-sized Pontiac Catalina and Bonneville.
The name GTO was DeLorean’s idea, inspired by the Ferrari 250 GTO. It is the Italian abbreviation for Gran Turismo Omologato which means officially certified for racing.
Mike Welch from Waukon, IA was deer hunting with friends on his 36th birthday December 16, 2011. When he woke up in a Lacrosse, WI hospital two days later he learned about being shot in the back of head and falling 75 feet into a ravine . This episode of Scars'n Cars tells about Mike's accident and how family, medical care and prayer helped him recover.
The Dodge Super Bee is a muscle car marketed by Dodge, that was produced for the 1968 through 1971 model years.
The original Dodge Super Bee was based on the Dodge Cornet two-door coupe, and was produced from 1968 until 1970. It was Dodge's low-priced powerful muscle car and a rebadged version of the Plymouth Road Runner. The origin of the name, "Super Bee", has its basis in the "B" Body designation pertinent to Chrysler's mid-sized cars, including the Road Runner and Charger.