Vicious train wreck nearly slew ‘Harbinger Man’

Vicious train wreck nearly slew ‘Harbinger Man’

Ford Pintos in the 1970s were notorious for gas-tank explosions. The exploding gas tanks of the 1970s Ford Pintos are the reason Popular Mechanics designated the vehicle one of “The Top Automotive Engineering Failures.” “Ford neglected to add reinforcements to protect the easily ruptured fuel tank, endangering drivers while earning the Pinto a reputation for catching…