Vintage Muscle Car Upstages New Models At Chicago Auto Show

Vintage Muscle Car Upstages New Models At Chicago Auto Show


WILL FIND IS THE CARS ARE POLISHED EVERYTHING IS SET. HERE IS A LIVE LOOK INSIDE THE CHICAGO AUTO SHOW IT OPENS TOMORROW MORNING. ALL OF THEM SUNNY OLD CARS — IN ALL OF THE SHINY OLD CARS IS AN OLD ONE. WE TAKE A RIDE BACK IN TIME TO EXPLAIN THE REASON WHY THIS CAR IS GETTING ATTENTION.REPORTER: STATE-OF- THE-ART SIMULATORS. BUT MOST ARE HERE FOR THE LATEST AND GREATEST ON WHEELS. DON’T TELL THAT TO THIS 1971 FOUR MUSTANG MACH 1. THIS WILL STOP THEM IN THEIR TRACKS. THIS IS A CLASSIC. REPORTER: A STORY COMBINING THIS CAR AND THE COST. JIMMY CRABTREE IS RAFFLING THE RIDE IN THE HOPES OF RAISING RESEARCH MONEY FOR THE 1.2 MILLION PEOPLE WITH TYPE I DIABETES. WE WILL HAVE A TABLE SET UP HERE. THIS IS A CONDITION WHERE THE BODY PRODUCES LITTLE OR NO INSULIN. IT HAS A TOUCH OVER 400 HORSEPOWER. AUTOMATIC TRAN, POWER STEERING.REPORTER: MARK CALLS THIS A MUSTANG COLLECTORS MUSTANG. IT TOOK HIM ABOUT A YEAR TO RESTORE THE ENGINE AND THE BODY OF THE 45-YEAR-OLD CAR. IT IS A LABOR OF LOVE. REPORTER: THE EFFORT IS A REFLECTION OF HARD WORK AND AND A PERSONAL ATTACHMENT TO COST. I HAVE HAD FAMILY MEMBERS WHO HAVE HAD DIABETES AND THEY ACTUALLY PASSED AWAY FROM IT. WITH TREATMENT YOU CAN HAVE A GOOD QUALITY LIFE. WE ARE TRYING TO FIND A CURE. REPORTER: PARTNERING WITH FORD SHE HOPES TO TAKE INTO HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS WITH THE WINNER DRAWN THE FINAL DAY OF THE SHOW. THE CAR IS HARD TO IGNORE. WITH YOUR HELP THE DISEASE COULD BE AS WELL. IT NEEDS THE ATTENTION THAT IT CAN GET.

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