Is no-reserve 1972 DeTomaso Pantera a steal or a money pit?


The promise of Italian-American hybrids was that we could have the best of both worlds. No, the term had nothing to do with batteries and fuel economy but rather European styling mated to a reliable American powertrain. There were numerous examples of this sweet pairing—Shelby, Intermeccanica, ISO, and others.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/09/25/ebay-find-72-pantera