Ford Gran Torino
Ford Gran Torino
To truly fathom the spirit of the Ford Gran Torino, one must immerse themselves in Clint Eastwood's cinematic masterpiece, "Gran Torino." This poignant drama unearths the profound role a car can play in an individual's life, evoking some deep-seated emotions.
The pinnacle of emotional resonance in the film arrives at its conclusion. The character portrayed by Eastwood bequeaths nothing to his kin. His house finds new purpose within the local church, while his meticulously cared Gran Torino finds a new custodian in his neighbor. Yet, there is a condition attached to this gift - to preserve the car's originality at any cost, an unaltered testament to its heritage.
The Birth of Gran Torino:
The name "Torino" steps into the limelight as Ford's leadership envisions an upscale rendition of their midsize Fairlane sedan - a potent American V8 and bona fide muscle car. It is the year 1972 that sees the birth of the "Gran Torino" nomenclature. Recognizable by its killer whale-inspired front grille and gracefully rounded chrome headlights, the 1972 Ford Gran Torino assumes a leading role in Eastwood's cinematic tale.
A Star on the Silver Screen and Beyond
Not confined to the cinematic realm, the Ford Gran Torino graces the fast-paced universe of "Fast & Furious." Additionally, the iconic 1974-1976 body style gains widespread fame through the lens of the Starsky and Hutch TV series. Among collectors, prime targets include the 1970-1971 Torino Cobras, the 1969 Torino Talladega, the 1970 King Cobra, and the 1968-1971 Torino GT Convertible. Regrettably, few specimens endure in pristine condition. The Ford Torino and Gran Torino models grapple with rust-related challenges, often succumbing to corrosion within a mere five years of production. Notably, Torinos crafted between 1969 and 1973 grapple with pronounced paint peeling issues. Consequently, this automobile stands with the lowest resale value among American midsize cars within the 1970s used car market.
Elevate Your Collection with Ford Gran Torino Photo Art Now, you have the chance to capture the captivating essence of the Ford Gran Torino through the lens of artist Alexander Nikolov. Elevate your collection with this entrancing Ford Gran Torino photo art, available exclusively at the Simply Petrol marketplace.
Fine art prints
285 gsm, 100% a-cellulose mould-made
Fine art prints are made on German Etching Hahnemühle traditional mould-made copperplate printing paper of highest quality.
The unique surface texture showcase the works of art in all their splendour with impressive three-dimensional effect and depth.
This paper is designed for FineArt applications.
180 gsm photo matt
The high-quality matt photo inkjet paper is particularly suitable for printing photorealistic quality images. The special coating guarantees high resolution and high friction resistance levels.
Frequently asked questions
How long does it take to ship?
Since our prints are made on-demand, production times can vary. On average, it takes about 2-3 business days for production.
Shipping times depend on your location and the shipping method chosen during checkout.
Standard shipping within EU usually takes 3-7 business days, while air shipping may take longer, up to 10 work days.
What materials are used?
We use high-quality materials to ensure the best possible results.
For fine art prints, we use 285 gsm German Etching Hahnemühle art paper.
Poster prints are typically printed on durable, 180 gsm heavyweight paper with a slight satin finish.
What sizes are available?
Our art prints come in various sizes to accommodate different needs and display options. Common sizes include 20x14 inches, 28x20 inches, 40x28 inches. It's fair to say our prints are on the bigger spectrums of prints offered.
What is your return and refund policy?
Wea 60-day, no questions asked return policy on all print products otherwise noted on the item. Their condition must be the same as received to qualify for an exchange or refund. To start an exchange or return, please email us.
Please refer to our dedicated Return Policy page on our website for more detailed information.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes, we offer international shipping to many countries worldwide.
However, please note that shipping times and customs procedures may vary.
Can I track my order?
Absolutely! Once your print is shipped, you will receive a shipping confirmation email with a tracking number. You can use this tracking number to monitor the progress of your shipment and estimate its arrival date.