American artist Shannon Goff has crafted “Miles To Empty“, an amazingly detailed cardboard recreation of her grandfather’s 1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V. From the logo to the wheel well to the hand-carved steering wheel, Goff left no part, no matter how insignificant, of the car unaddressed. In an interview with designboom, the artist recalls the inspiration for her project.
a special edition collector’s series 1979 lincoln continental mark V, painted in metallic turquoise with a white vinyl carriage roof, turquoise leather interior and a cartier clock. ‘best built for the highway, the mark V’s smooth ride conjured up the sensation of floating on a cloud’
photos via Shannon Goff