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  1. This Quebec teacher's retirement project? Building his own electric carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBC News

    ... drivers would simply pop in fresh batteries, much as one would with a flashlight. Carrier tore apart a Ford Festiva to create his latest prototype, taking out much of the mechanics and labelling every wire. "There are an enormous number of things to ...


  2. Jay Leno Finally Shows Off His Pristine 1989 Ford Festiva V6 ShogunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 |

    With boxy-shelled cars like the E30 M3 and the Mercedes-Benz 190E taking up most of the limelight, it's not only German cars that got the adrenaline pumping back in the 80s and 90s. Ford, while perhaps not synonymous for elegance and sophistication like its European rivals, came out with this; the 1989 Ford Shogun.


  3. [Video] Jay Leno rekindles fondness to "crazy" 1989 Ford ShogunRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | INAUTONEWS

    The well known car aficionado and ex-host of the "Tonight Show" - Jay Leno - as taken us on a journey down memory lane in his latest video which has as the centerpiece a 1989 Ford Shogun. The Ford Shogun is a custom take on the very beaten Ford Festiva, with the one-off model being comprehensively transformed by Chuck Beck and Nick Titus.


  4. Jay Leno tests out the wild Ford Festiva-based ShogunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | MotorAuthority

    What happens when you combine one of the humblest small cars of the 1980s with one of the era's most powerful engines? You get the Ford Shogun, an outlandish custom that could have only been born out of the excess of the early 1990s. Not only that, but the Shogun is part of Jay Leno's private collection, and he shows it off to us in the latest installment of Jay Leno's Garage .


  5. Jay Leno SHO-guns the Ford Festiva to its full potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Autoblog

    Take a boring Ford Festiva and drop a 3.0-liter V6 from a Taurus SHO where the backseat usually sits, and the Shogun is the wonderful result. Jay Leno owns one of the just seven examples from the early '90s, and this boiling hot hatch gets a thorough look this week in the comedian's garage.


  6. Little 1993 Festiva rocking those back roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Taranaki Daily News

    Adam Prestney is driving the North Island's back roads in a 1993 Ford Festiva with more than 300,000 kms on the clock. Along with team mate Morice McMillin, Prestney had driven the wee car, that they painted to look like Lightning McQueen from the movie Cars , from Auckland to Inglewood, to Woodville via the Forgotten World Highway, across to Hastings and on Tuesday they were on their way to Rotorua.


  7. Why This Butt-Faced Ferrari Sold For Close To Half A Million DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Jalopnik

    ... w I have a justification for my snobbery; I couldn't afford to buy one even if I wanted to. Take a look at this Ford Festiva in 'Demon' trim and try to tell me car companies don't have a sense of humor.


  8. Does This Photo Confirm Chris Harris Will Host Top Gear?Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Jalopnik

    Take a look at this Ford Festiva in 'Demon' trim and try to tell me car companies don't have a sense of humor.