Life in the fast lane: The 1980 U.S. Express


For everyone who is younger than about 40, the 1973 Arab Oil Embargo and the resulting crash program to “reduce America’s dependence on foreign oil”—an effort that persists to this day—is probably mystifying. Kind of like World War II, the Space Race, and life without the internet. But in the 1970s, it was real.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/02/05/driving-coast-to-coast-in-a-pantera