VEHICLE COVERED: 1956 Mercury Montclair
The owner of an award-winning Montclair had just left a show when he touched his brakes and the pedal went to the floor. Despite the immediate feeling of panic, he was able to get off the road without hitting anything or ending up in a ditch. While the story ended well, it could have been much worse.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2011/08/05/Give-me-a-brake