Pintos are cool. First, they are not firetraps. Check out PointofLaw.com or if you are near a law library and want to read the whole thing find 43 Rutgers L... Show more. Rev. 1013 (1991) Pintos were only a little worse than average in rear end collisions, Toyota Corolla and VW bugs were worse, VW's being the worst. Ford Co. did not decide to pay off deaths rather than fix a defect.
All I've done is tint the windows, put a Ford logo sunscreen on the windshield and custom hubcaps that look like custom rims if you don't look to close and a stereo. Oh yeah, and bullet holes over the left front tire. It's old enough now that young people don't even know what it is, it gets admired. When I put tires on it at Big O, all the guys came out to see it. After I finish law school I'm going to make it fast and beautiful, for now it gets me around and I have fun with it, keeping it orange though. Show Less