Alpine Tiger

Don Armacost 1960 Alpine

Don Armacost 1960 Alpine

About 25 years ago I saw an ad in the KC Star for an Alpine. I went to look and was excited even though the head was off, the car had been painted orange with a brush and the left side was hard against the wall of the garage so I couldn’t see the terrible rust damage. But for $600 I had my dream (nightmare!).

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Bill Bulpitt 1966 Tiger

Bill Bulpitt 1966 Tiger

While sitting in the Tiger at the starting grid I spotted a golf cart approaching out of the corner of my eye. The car pulled up right next to me and I was astonished to find Carroll Shelby nose to nose with me.He then said to me very sincerely, "You know, of all the cars I worked on, I liked these the best!"

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Jim Nance 1966 Tiger

Jim Nance 1966 Tiger

Being an automotive enthusiast, I've been fortunate to own many fascinating automobiles. I'm a former employee of the Ford Motor Company, so the Tiger's V8 power plant naturally drew my interest. I am the third owner of this 1966 Tiger; I've owned it now for four years.

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