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Old 08-20-13, 02:02 PM   #2576
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[video=youtube;dHDFE0dzdGE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHDFE0dzdGE&feature=player_detailpage[/video]

There is a whole bunch of videos posted about this event. Just type Woodward Dream Cruise 2013 on youtube.

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Old 08-20-13, 02:38 PM   #2577
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I was there after work. The most interesting thing I saw was a steam engine car, though I did also get quite a kick out of the 4 minty fresh Vega Cosworth's and the V8 AMC Eagle.
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Old 08-20-13, 04:13 PM   #2578
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Admiring cars and "engineering marvels" is just pure wanton consumerism and escapism. Cars cannot be green. The average United States car weighs 4000 lbs! And for what to mostly haul around one person, in a nation where the average male person even despite all the obesity weighs 200 lbs... In the realm of relative truth, go-karts would be more efficient, but absolutely the bicycle is the king of truly efficient transport when you don't subsidize the most expensive and least attractive option with massive taxpayer subsidized roadways, highways, bridges, etc.

The car is the enemy of all those who are not motorists. But since most cyclists in my country are really motorists in their "DNA", it is not surprising that this topic would span 100 pages of replies.
Bollocks. Take your trolling elsewhere.
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Talbot Lago. to get this thread back on track.
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Old 08-21-13, 07:22 AM   #2580
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Old 08-21-13, 08:21 AM   #2581
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I really don't know what it is. I know it's an "Etceterini," which I understand is defined as hand-built, small displacement Italian racing cars between the 40's and early 60's...
here is an excellent resource for Etceterini identifcation.

http://www.ferrariexperts.com/etceterini.htm
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 08-21-13, 09:45 AM   #2582
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The weather was perfect that weekend for the cruise. The car that made me ask why was the 4 door Vette.
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Old 08-21-13, 09:51 AM   #2583
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I give up, what is it? Doesn't look like a Land Rover. It sure would help if people labeled the photographs well enough that others can go find out more about the car.

It took a bit of looking to realize that the picture of 1949 Cadillac 62 above was not from an old La Carrera Panamericana race, but from the Pikes Peak Hillclimb. And with more looking to realize that the car had been used in both last year. These kind of details make the picture more interesting. Don't spare us the details, boys.



Here is the Richie Ginther/Phil Hill 1953 Ferrari 375MM Spyder in the 1954 Carrera Panamericana.
I think I found out what it is: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHLcWuTcLb4

http://www.cliffreuter.com/etceterinisiata.htm#30c
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Old 08-21-13, 06:05 PM   #2584
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I wouldn't really call 190's beautiful... But they're cool cars for sure.
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Back before the 911 was huge...with a nice sunroof delete option.


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Nice. Now they just need to add a flux capacitor and the transformation will be complete.
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Old 08-22-13, 05:04 PM   #2593
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E24 M6. Amazing car, but man, they failed on the rear end design. I refuse to post it!
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Some weird Alfa concept

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Old 08-23-13, 07:33 AM   #2596
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The only pretty Lambo ever.

Really? I was thinking the big headlights made it pretty ugly.

Miura anyone?
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Old 08-23-13, 08:03 AM   #2598
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Really? I was thinking the big headlights made it pretty ugly.

Miura anyone?
the 350 and the Miura are both beautiful cars.....would love to have either one....or both.
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I LOVE the Miura. Most of Lambo's other cars are just cool, not beautiful.
Say what you will about the color and whatnot, but this resto-mod 800HP '67 Mustang is pretty bad-***
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Alfa 155 DTM race cars. I recommend seeing youtube video of these.

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