Life begins at 40 for the Ford Fiesta. Here's how the past four decades have gone.
In 1976, Ireland was in deep recession. Sure, what’s new? Cearbhall O Dalaigh was president before resigning and then Patrick Hillery became Ireland’s sixth President. The UK also had two Prime Ministers that year, the US had two Presidents and Fidel Castro became the President of Cuba.
Concorde started service, the Apple Computer Company was formed by Jobs and Wozniak and Matsushita introduced the VHS home video cassette recorder. What a time to be alive!
In the motoring world a few notable new models…