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Old 03-25-07, 12:58 PM   #1
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A wooden automobile

I came across THIS while researching info for my kayak hobby.

Just cool looking, and it gets 75mpg.






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Old 03-25-07, 01:04 PM   #2
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I saw a car like that one at a concourse.
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Old 03-25-07, 01:46 PM   #3
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Geez, when you wax that, I guess you need floor wax!
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Old 03-25-07, 02:11 PM   #4
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I am sorry sir, but your car has termites. Nothing we can do for it here at the garage, might try next door at the exterminators.
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Old 03-25-07, 02:17 PM   #5
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I guess it wouldn't dent.
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Old 03-25-07, 02:39 PM   #6
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If I'm not mistaken, Morgan's once had wood frames.
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Indeed they did for a brief time, but then they moved over to Ford frames I believe.
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I saw a picture once of a guy who carved his own ferrari f50 lookalike out of wood. looked pretty cool. Can be seen at www.mavromatic.com/archives/000503
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Old 03-26-07, 10:37 AM   #9
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I saw a picture once of a guy who carved his own ferrari f50 lookalike out of wood. looked pretty cool. Can be seen at www.mavromatic.com/archives/000503


And it's an amphibian, sweet! And he's a Venetian no less.

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Wonder who would win in a car accident.
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damn. thats nice wood too. pretty AND dangerous. AND you can tell the year without the VIN.
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Old 03-26-07, 01:43 PM   #12
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I just noticed the vanity mirror in the Ferrari is wood.
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And it's an amphibian, sweet! And he's a Venetian no less.
That's hot.

And a little disturbing when you think about how long it must've taken.
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It would seem wooden amphibian cars are a thing in Venice.

I just found the image, I'm betting the same guy made both cars.
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I think those are actually boats and not cars. Do they operate on land, too?
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Video of wooden Ferrari in action

Link to his other works
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