Vintage PR Shot: Ford Cortina Estate Car – Why Not A “Squire”

It’s a…not, it’s Cortina Estate Car. But why they didn’t call it “The Squire”, a name that Ford of England had been using for its top tier Anglia estate car is a bit of a puzzle. The Squire even had a bit of wood on its side, if not quite the DiNoc of this one.

Here’s “The Squire”:

Here’s The Squire I shot and wrote up here. Only the wood “surround” was used, and I think it was still genuine wood.

“For the man with a load on his mind”. A smallish load, hopefully.