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Ford Mustang Mach 1: RT-102 – Lee, Massachusetts

November 8th, 2010 by Stu

The tired green paint on this pony car survivor caught the corner of my eye as I sped past its final resting place on RT-102 in the Berkshire Mountains. The lot, completely overgrown and ignored, looked to be the former home of a car dealership (check out the concrete podium the Mach 1 sits on). It was something out of a Tim Burton movie, as if the cars had simply been abandoned and left unattended for a dozen years. Perhaps the dealership was never able to unload those last few cars. Anybody in the market for a weathered Caddy or Lincoln of the mid 90s variety? I’ll bet these guys are willing to deal.


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  • this is a nice find. I mean the whole set-p is a bit surreal… an abandoned car-dealership with the buildings gone but cars still there, and Mach 1 on a pedestal… really cool

  • Creative story!

    The overgrown lot was a bar until it burned down aprox. three years ago. The cars belong to the owner of the property who has repeatedly turned down offers for the Mach 1 (even before he lost his business).

    Are all of your “finds” accompanied by a glorified story which captivate readers and keep them coming back for more?

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