October 4, 2009


It was love at first sight for him with Tori, the red-hot 1970 Ford Torino GT


OWNER: Jeff Claypool, Redmond

OCCUPATION: Self-employed specialty contractor

CAR'S YEAR, MAKE AND MODEL: 1970 Ford Torino GT 429 CJ

"I LOVE MY CAR BECAUSE ... she's a beauty! Her name is Tori. The first time I saw her, it was love at first sight. I am the lucky third owner. I've owned a few muscle cars, but this Torino GT is my favorite. I have great appreciation for the muscle car era and 1970 was the best year. Wherever I drive this car, I always get the thumbs-up."

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