Stretching 40 feet and bearing a gold-plated emblem of its animated star, Disney’s shiny red limousine is the longest fixed-frame vehicle that can be driven legally on U.S. roads. It’s also one of the few private automobiles in the world with its own satellite tracking system. Riding aboard the limousine will be Mickey Mouse, who is touring more than 40 cities in his custom-built car –dubbed the liMOUSEine –to star as official host for the new Disney-MGM Studios Theme Park at Walt Disney World in Florida.
The car, created by Disney design artist Tom Tripodi and Ultra Limousine Corp. of Brea, CA, is a Lincoln limousine like no other. [LCT May/1989]Read More