"The whys and wherefores of car advertising are pretty arcane. Who knows what motivates the censors? We picked six of our faves. This one is superb. In a phallic kind of way. Mature petrolheads would have run out and bought "
Hart to Hart: Car Spotting
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TV series of the 1970s and 1980s are ripe for car spotting.
And these productions don’t get any more tantalising for car spotters than the jokey, schlockey grinfest that was Hart to Hart.
Yes, there’s a Ferrari Dino and a Merc sports – and it spawned at least a Matchbox and a Hot Wheels edition.
Material culture reflects society’s obsessions.
We were all obsessed by a red Dino Ferrari. And Stefanie Powers’s hair.
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