Cohort Pic(k) of the Day: Continental Mk VIII – Ridin’ Low

robadr has found one of my favorite curbside sights: a Mark VIII low rider. Aren’t they all? Reminds me of a Citroen DS or CX in their lowest position, except they (usually) get up again. I suppose this one might too, but quite likely not.

Yes, the air suspension on these invariably went flat. If it was more than temporary, one could either fix it, or replace the bags with steel springs.

Most just seem to end up like this until they’re hauled away. Who wants to work on one of these anymore? Oops; I shouldn’t have asked that question here.

Here’s a more uplifting CC on the Mark VIII