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Old 11-15-13, 10:57 PM   #3051
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Old 11-15-13, 11:03 PM   #3052
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Old 11-16-13, 12:43 PM   #3053
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I wasn't quite sure where to post this and I apologize if it's too far OT for this thread.

But having experience driving big trucks I found this demo VERY impressive! Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.


[video=youtube;M7FIvfx5J10]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7FIvfx5J10[/video]
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^ Gee's he's looking old these days.
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This 33 needs some suspension work for this kind of driving!
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Old 11-17-13, 08:06 AM   #3056
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The Alfa-pretty cars
EXCEPT for those ugly wheels??
Factory wheels?? Italians usually have great taste in designing metal objects-planes cars motorcycles motor scooters bikes bike parts
Those wheels- UGLY!

The desert panzer painted Porche-actually looks pretty good-rally car I guess
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Old 11-17-13, 12:12 PM   #3057
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If you just happen to have a spare million or two laying around..... http://www.usatoday.com/story/driveo...ncept/3588795/
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Old 11-17-13, 12:23 PM   #3058
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might as well be a mazda 3 or a ford focus hatchback.
also the grill is really ugly.
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Old 11-17-13, 12:24 PM   #3059
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If you just happen to have a spare million or two laying around..... http://www.usatoday.com/story/driveo...ncept/3588795/
Not trying to be like, "oh we've already seen that," but I think we discussed that car a couple of months back, must have been when they announced it was going to auction or something. I specifically remember it because of the 6 pipes out the sides, but it's a v8... Cool old thing. Gotta wonder what kind of person would buy that, besides obviously very rich.





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I always liked some of the Studebakers. Their early '50s pickups were always popular rod & resto material but I like the '37s even better.
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Old 11-17-13, 04:06 PM   #3061
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This is how to make a Checker Marathon beautiful. Add Marilu Henner.
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Old 11-17-13, 07:33 PM   #3062
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might as well be a mazda 3 or a ford focus hatchback.
also the grill is really ugly.

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, I love them. The Giulietta is way more powerful than a Mazda 3 and offers the owner something Jap cars don't, character and heritage! That's why Alfa owners are so passionate.
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Old 11-17-13, 10:10 PM   #3064
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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, I love them. The Giulietta is way more powerful than a Mazda 3 and offers the owner something Jap cars don't, character and heritage! That's why Alfa owners are so passionate.
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Old 11-18-13, 02:38 AM   #3065
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All the Mazda 3 has is parts availability.

Not an issue here. Every new Alfa sold here gets free 24 hours a day 7 days a week roadside assistance for 3 years and since Alfa only left Aust. during 1996-97 there's plenty specialist mechanic's and spare part shops.
For my older 33 and sprint I can still buy many mechanical parts over the counter, anything else on the net or auto dismantlers.
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Old 11-18-13, 03:18 AM   #3066
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Not an issue here.
Big issue here. No Alfa dealers.
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Old 11-19-13, 04:23 AM   #3072
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Wow that Osca MT4 is just cool ! Like a baby cobra

OK here's another rude Stude I always wanted but never quite got. A '53 Starliner.



With a little early '50s Dodge Red Ram or DeSoto small block hemi



They were the high RPM (for a push-rod engine) and aerodynamic (when chopped) combo for the Bonneville salt flats.

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Saw one of these bad boys today. Sounded amazing.

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Old 11-19-13, 12:21 PM   #3074
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