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2011 VPG Autos MV-1

by Steven J. Ewing (RSS feed) on Oct 6th, 2011 at 11:57AM

A Long-Overdue Entry In An Otherwise Overlooked Segment A round of applause broke out as Marc Buoniconti, former linebacker for The Citadel, ascended the ramp of the very first VPG Autos MV-1 to roll off the assembly line inside AM General's plant near South Bend, Indiana. Buoniconti was rendered a quadriplegic after a gruesome tackle while playing football for his South Carolina alma mater. That was back in 1985 and Buoniconti has been wheelchair-bound for the past 26 years. Since then, he has gone on to start The Buoniconti Fund, the fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure... Read More

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